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

-0.03 (-3.82 %)
(As of 04/3/2020 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $0.87
50-Day Range
MA: $1.33
52-Week Range
Now: $0.87
Volume277,500 shs
Average Volume402,664 shs
Market Capitalization$50.58 million
P/E Ratio5.80
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$509.85 million
Cash Flow$0.72 per share
Book Value($0.64) per share


Net Income$14.27 million


Market Cap$50.58 million
Next Earnings Date5/7/2020 (Confirmed)

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Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lee Enterprises' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lee Enterprises' stock was trading at $1.11 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LEE shares have decreased by 21.6% and is now trading at $0.87. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Lee Enterprises' next earnings date?

Lee Enterprises is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Lee Enterprises.

How can I listen to Lee Enterprises' earnings call?

Lee Enterprises will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 7th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Lee Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 6th. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $122.34 million for the quarter. Lee Enterprises had a negative return on equity of 26.19% and a net margin of 1.86%. View Lee Enterprises' earnings history.

Has Lee Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LEE stock has trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lee Enterprises earned a coverage optimism score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutLee Enterprises.

Are investors shorting Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totaling 2,970,000 shares, an increase of 8.8% from the February 13th total of 2,730,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,010,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Currently, 5.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Lee Enterprises' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lee Enterprises' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Lee Enterprises include New Media Investment Group (NEWM), Gannett (GCI), A. H. Belo (AHC), The McClatchy (MNIQQ) and Rediff.com India (REDFY).

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 Primo Water (PRMW), Ford Motor (F), General Motors (GM), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Ventas (VTR), United States Steel (X), NovaBay Pharmaceuticals (NBY), Amgen (AMGN) and Pacific Ethanol (PEIX).

Who are Lee Enterprises' key executives?

Lee Enterprises' management team includes the following 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)

What is Lee Enterprises' stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Lee Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of LEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.87.

How big of a company is Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $50.58 million and generates $509.85 million in revenue each year. Lee Enterprises employs 2,954 workers across the globe. View additional information about Lee Enterprises.

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 4600 E 53rd Street, DAVENPORT IA, 52807. The company can be reached via phone at 563-383-2100.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lee Enterprises (NYSE LEE)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  236 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  409
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 4/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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