NYSE:LEE - Lee Enterprises Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.95 -0.05 (-1.67 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 01:51 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.00
Today's Range$2.90 - $3.00
52-Week Range$1.95 - $3.30
Volume271,200 shs
Average Volume219,596 shs
Market Capitalization$165.53 million
P/E Ratio8.79
Dividend YieldN/A
Lee Enterprises logoLee Enterprises, Incorporated provides local news and information, and advertising services primarily in the Midwest, Mountain West, and West regions of the United States. It publishes 47 daily newspapers with 0.8 million circulation units, as well as Sunday newspapers with 1.2 million circulation units; and 300 weekly newspapers, and classified and niche publications in 22 states with print and related digital operations. The company also offers retail, classified, national, and digital advertising services, as well as custom digital marketing services. Lee Enterprises, Incorporated was founded in 1890 and is based in Davenport, Iowa.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Newspapers
SectorConsumer Staples


Debt-to-Equity Ratio-9.60
Current Ratio0.79
Quick Ratio0.73


Trailing P/E Ratio8.79
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$566.94 million
Price / Sales0.30
Cash Flow$1.0967 per share
Price / Cash2.69
Book Value($1.61) per share
Price / Book-1.83


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$27.48 million
Net Margins8.24%
Return on Equity-32.81%
Return on Assets3.33%


Outstanding Shares57,080,000
Market Cap$165.53 million

Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lee Enterprises' stock symbol?

Lee Enterprises trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LEE."

How were Lee Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.04. The firm earned $132.62 million during the quarter. Lee Enterprises had a negative return on equity of 32.81% and a net margin of 8.24%. View Lee Enterprises' Earnings History.

When is Lee Enterprises' next earnings date?

Lee Enterprises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lee Enterprises.

Who are some of Lee Enterprises' key competitors?

Who are Lee Enterprises' key executives?

Lee Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Mary E. Junck, Exec. Chairman (Age 71)
  • Mr. Kevin D. Mowbray, Pres & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. John M. Humenik, VP of News (Age 55)
  • Mr. Nathan E. Bekke, VP of Consumer Sales & Marketing (Age 49)
  • Mr. Timothy R. Millage, Acting Principal Financial & Accounting Officer and Controller (Age 37)

Has Lee Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LEE stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Lee Enterprises earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 48.09 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Lee Enterprises.

Who are Lee Enterprises' major shareholders?

Lee Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cannell Capital LLC (3.62%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (3.33%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.17%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (1.94%), Algert Global LLC (1.27%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.48%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lee Enterprises.

Which institutional investors are selling Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Algert Global LLC and Alambic Investment Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lee Enterprises.

Which institutional investors are buying Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, North Star Investment Management Corp., Cannell Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lee Enterprises.

How do I buy shares of Lee Enterprises?

Shares of LEE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lee Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of LEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.95.

How big of a company is Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $165.53 million and generates $566.94 million in revenue each year. Lee Enterprises employs 3,626 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises' mailing address is 201 N. HARRISON STREET STE. 600, DAVENPORT IA, 52801. The company can be reached via phone at 563-383-2100.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lee Enterprises (NYSE LEE)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  241
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lee Enterprises and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LEE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LEE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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