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

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$3.02 -0.05 (-1.63 %)
(As of 05/20/2019 01:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.02
Today's Range$3.0150 - $3.11
52-Week Range$1.84 - $3.69
Volume208,701 shs
Average Volume176,295 shs
Market Capitalization$174.31 million
P/E Ratio8.88
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$0.9264 per share
Book Value($0.48) per share


Net Income$45.76 million


Market Cap$174.31 million
Next Earnings Date8/2/2019 (Estimated)

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 data on Friday, December, 14th. The company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $139.75 million for the quarter. Lee Enterprises had a negative return on equity of 55.53% and a net margin of 3.05%. View Lee Enterprises' Earnings History.

When is Lee Enterprises' next earnings date?

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

Has Lee Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LEE stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lee Enterprises earned a daily sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Lee Enterprises' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lee Enterprises own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lee Enterprises investors own include Genworth Financial (GNW), BlackBerry (BB), United States Steel (X), McClatchy (MNI), Mondi (MNDI), Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN), Enphase Energy (ENPH), FuelCell Energy (FCEL), Glu Mobile (GLUU) and JA Solar (JASO).

Who are Lee Enterprises' key executives?

Lee Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • 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)
  • Ms. Michele Fennelly White, VP of IT & Chief Information Officer (Age 57)

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 (4.77%), Morgan Stanley (2.60%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.03%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (1.34%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.09%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.51%). Company insiders that own Lee Enterprises stock include Gregory P Schermer and Michael R Gulledge. 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 North Star Investment Management Corp., Algert Global LLC, Factorial Partners LLC, Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. and Alpine Global Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lee Enterprises.

Which institutional investors are buying Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cannell Capital LLC, Oxford Asset Management LLP, ExodusPoint Capital Management LP, Tibra Equities Europe Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Seizert Capital Partners LLC and Alambic Investment Management L.P.. 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 $3.02.

How big of a company is Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $174.31 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:  150 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  218 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  368
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 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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