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DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
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QQQ   309.10

Lee Enterprises (LEE) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.71 (+3.39%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
8,511 shs
Average Volume
39,331 shs
Market Capitalization
$128.91 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Lee Enterprises

Lee Enterprises, Inc. engages in the provision of local news, information, and advertising services. It also offers retail, classified, digital, national advertising, and niche publications. Its digital products include video, digital couponing, behavioral targeting, banner advertisements, and social networking. The company was founded by Alfred Wilson Lee in 1890 and is headquartered in Dover, DE.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$794.65 million
Cash Flow
$9.88 per share
Book Value
$9.29 per share


Net Income
$22.78 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$128.91 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.62 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

36th out of 193 stocks

Newspapers Industry

2nd out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lee Enterprises a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lee Enterprises in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Lee Enterprises stock.
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When is Lee Enterprises' next earnings date?

Lee Enterprises is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Lee Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The company reported ($1.26) EPS for the quarter. The firm earned $190.01 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $191.16 million. Lee Enterprises had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.89% and a net margin of 1.71%.
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When did Lee Enterprises' stock split? How did Lee Enterprises' stock split work?

Lee Enterprises shares reverse split before market open on Monday, March 15th 2021. The 1-10 reverse split was announced on Monday, March 1st 2021. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Friday, March 12th 2021. An investor that had 100 shares of Lee Enterprises stock prior to the reverse split would have 10 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for LEE?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Lee Enterprises' shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Lee Enterprises' stock price to reach $50.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 131.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Lee Enterprises' key executives?
Lee Enterprises' management team includes the following people:
  • Kevin D. Mowbray, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Timothy R. Millage, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & VP
  • Michele Fennelly White, Chief Information Officer & Vice President-IT
  • Suzanna M. Frank, Vice President – Research & Metrics
  • John M. Humenik, Vice President-News
What is Mary E. Junck's approval rating as Lee Enterprises' CEO?

121 employees have rated Lee Enterprises CEO Mary E. Junck on Glassdoor.com. Mary E. Junck has an approval rating of 20% among Lee Enterprises' employees. This puts Mary E. Junck in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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 Ventas (VTR), General Motors (GM), Genworth Financial (GNW), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), McClatchy (MNI), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Pfizer (PFE), United States Steel (X), AbbVie (ABBV) and Amgen (AMGN).

What is Lee Enterprises' stock symbol?

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

Who are Lee Enterprises' major shareholders?

Lee Enterprises' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cannell Capital LLC (9.13%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.73%), BlackRock Inc. (0.96%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.79%), Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc. (0.53%) and EAM Investors LLC (0.51%). Company insiders that own Lee Enterprises stock include Cannell Capital Llc and David T Pearson.
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Which major investors are selling Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Northern Trust Corp, and JPMorgan Chase & Co..
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Which major investors are buying Lee Enterprises stock?

LEE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cannell Capital LLC, Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc., Invesco Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, O Brien Greene & Co. Inc, State Street Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lee Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of LEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.64.

How much money does Lee Enterprises make?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $128.91 million and generates $794.65 million in revenue each year. The company earns $22.78 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.21 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lee Enterprises have?

Lee Enterprises employs 5,130 workers across the globe.

What is Lee Enterprises' official website?

The official website for Lee Enterprises is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 563-323-9608.

This page was last updated on 5/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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