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

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$2.61 -0.02 (-0.76 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 01:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.63
Today's Range$2.61 - $2.6870
52-Week Range$1.84 - $3.30
Volume117,742 shs
Average Volume207,828 shs
Market Capitalization$149.16 million
P/E Ratio7.16
Dividend YieldN/A
Lee Enterprises, Incorporated provides local news and information, and advertising services in the United States. The company offers daily and community newspapers, news websites, mobile applications and news, and video products; and digital services, including Web hosting and content management. It also provides advertising and marketing services, such as retail, classified, national, and digital advertising services, as well as custom digital marketing services to small, medium sized, and large complex businesses. In addition, the company offers integrated digital publishing and content management solutions for creating, distributing, and monetizing multimedia content for daily and weekly newspapers, as well as universities, television stations, and niche publications. Further, it provides commercial printing; distributes third party publications; and operates a digital marketing agency. Additionally, the company offers 300 weekly and specialty publications serving 49 markets in 21 states. Lee Enterprises, Incorporated was founded in 1890 and is based in Davenport, Iowa.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Newspapers
SectorConsumer Staples



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$543.96 million
Cash Flow$0.9126 per share
Book Value($0.46) per share


Net Income$45.76 million


Market Cap$149.16 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) announced its earnings results on Friday, December, 14th. The company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $139.75 million for the quarter. Lee Enterprises had a net margin of 3.94% and a negative return on equity of 50.82%. View Lee Enterprises' Earnings History.

When is Lee Enterprises' next earnings date?

Lee Enterprises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lee Enterprises.

Has Lee Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LEE stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lee Enterprises earned a news sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Lee Enterprises' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Lee Enterprises include Tribune Publishing (TPCO), Daily Journal (DJCO), TheStreet (TST), A. H. Belo (AHC), Rediff.com India (REDFY) and tronc (TRNC).

Who are Lee Enterprises' key executives?

Lee Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Mary E. Junck, Exec. Chairman (Age 72)
  • Mr. Kevin D. Mowbray, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Timothy R. Millage, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 38)
  • Mr. John M. Humenik, VP of News & Chief Content Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Nathan E. Bekke, VP of Consumer Sales & Marketing (Age 50)

Who are Lee Enterprises' major shareholders?

Lee Enterprises' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cannell Capital LLC (4.22%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.02%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (2.01%), RBF Capital LLC (1.35%), Graham Capital Management L.P. (1.17%) and Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. (1.02%). Company insiders that own Lee Enterprises stock include Gregory P Schermer and Michael R Gulledge. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lee Enterprises.

Which major investors are selling Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Algert Global LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP and Synovus Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lee Enterprises.

Which major investors are buying Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northpointe Capital LLC, Cannell Capital LLC, RBF Capital LLC, Graham Capital Management L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and TCI Wealth Advisors 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 $2.61.

How big of a company is Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $149.16 million and generates $543.96 million in revenue each year. Lee Enterprises employs 3,056 workers across the globe.

What is Lee Enterprises' official website?

The official website for Lee Enterprises is http://www.lee.net.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  143 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  212 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  355
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 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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