NYSE:LEE - Lee Enterprises Stock Price, Price Target & More

$2.27 -0.03 (-1.30 %)
(As of 04/25/2018 12:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.30
Today's Range$2.25 - $2.30
52-Week Range$1.75 - $3.05
Volume20,517 shs
Average Volume174,405 shs
Market Capitalization$122.73 million
P/E Ratio7.32
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.21

About Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE)

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

Industry Newspapers
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNYSE:LEE
CUSIPN/A
Phone563-383-2100

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-8.57%
Current Ratio0.76%
Quick Ratio0.73%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio7.32
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$566.94 million
Price / Sales0.23
Cash Flow$1.1350 per share
Price / Cash2.00
Book Value($1.61) per share
Price / Book-1.41

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.31
Net Income$27.48 million
Net Margins9.04%
Return on Equity-18.41%
Return on Assets2.59%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,626
Outstanding Shares57,080,000

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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 (NYSE:LEE) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 1st. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $143.79 million for the quarter. Lee Enterprises had a negative return on equity of 18.41% and a net margin of 9.04%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.16 earnings per share. View Lee Enterprises' Earnings History.

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. Ronald A. Mayo, VP, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer& Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael R. Gulledge, VP of Publishing & Publisher of Billings Gazette (Age 58)
  • Mr. James A. Green, VP of Digital (Age 52)

Has Lee Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about LEE stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lee Enterprises earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.19 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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 $2.27.

How big of a company is Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $122.73 million and generates $566.94 million in revenue each year. The company earns $27.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.31 on an earnings per share basis. 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 (LEE)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  65 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  110 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  175
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.

Analyst Ratings

Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/25/2016 forward)

Earnings

Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE)

Lee Enterprises (NYSE LEE) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/1/2018Q1 18$0.19$143.79 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/6/2017Q4 17$0.07$0.06$140.21 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q3 2017$0.06$0.05$139.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q2 2017$0.12($0.01)$137.00 million$133.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q117$0.15$0.16$105.64 million$93.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/9/2016Q4 2016$0.07$0.14$148.50 million$148.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q3 2016$0.02$0.08$148.70 million$150.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q415$0.01($0.01)$156.56 million$146.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q315$0.22$0.22$177.20 million$168.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2015Q215$0.08$0.10$158.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q3 15$0.12$0.09$157.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q2 2015$0.02$155.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q115$0.22$177.40 million$176.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/11/2014Q414$0.02$162.45 million$157.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q3$0.11$163.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q214$0.05$160.60 million$154.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q4$0.24$177.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2013Q4$0.25$167.12 million$162.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q3 2013$0.06$171.75 million$167.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q2 2013($0.05)$172.08 million$160.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q1 2013$0.16$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2012Q412($0.01)$123.68 million$124.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2012Q3 2012($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2012Q2 2012($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/17/2012Q1 2012$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011Q4 2011$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011Q3 2011$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011Q2 2011($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2011Q1 2011$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2010Q4 2010$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2010Q3 2010$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2010Q2 2010$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2010Q1 2010$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2009Q4 2009$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2009Q3 2009$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2009Q2 2009($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2009Q1 2009$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2008Q4 2008$0.16$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2008Q3 2008$0.33$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2008Q2 2008$0.06$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2008Q1 2008$0.52$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Lee Enterprises (NYSE LEE) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 33.71%
Insider Trading History for Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE)
Insider Trading History for Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE)

Lee Enterprises (NYSE LEE) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/19/2017Michael R GulledgeVPSell14,663$2.31$33,871.5345,065View SEC Filing  
12/12/2017Michael R GulledgeVPSell4,653$2.33$10,841.4974,065View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Lee Enterprises (NYSE LEE) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
In Wyoming, A Newly Unionized Newsroom Says Corporate Bosses Are RetaliatingIn Wyoming, A Newly Unionized Newsroom Says Corporate Bosses Are Retaliating
www.huffingtonpost.com - April 10 at 4:52 PM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) Raised to C at TheStreetLee Enterprises (LEE) Raised to C at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 12:13 PM
Layoffs threaten Pulitzer Prize-winning paperLayoffs threaten Pulitzer Prize-winning paper
www.foxnews.com - March 30 at 4:55 PM
Post-Dispatch limits free online articles for non-subscribersPost-Dispatch limits free online articles for non-subscribers
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 4:47 PM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) and Gannett (GCI) Financial ComparisonLee Enterprises (LEE) and Gannett (GCI) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 3:13 AM
Financial Analysis: Meredith (MDP) and Lee Enterprises (LEE)Financial Analysis: Meredith (MDP) and Lee Enterprises (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 5:41 AM
Gannett (GCI) & Lee Enterprises (LEE) Critical ComparisonGannett (GCI) & Lee Enterprises (LEE) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 11:26 PM
Edited Transcript of LEE earnings conference call or presentation 1-Feb-18 3:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of LEE earnings conference call or presentation 1-Feb-18 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 8:58 AM
Starks Building owner hit with another lawsuitStarks Building owner hit with another lawsuit
www.bizjournals.com - March 8 at 9:14 AM
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Lee Enterprises (LEE) to "Hold"Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Lee Enterprises (LEE) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 3 at 6:22 AM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) Issues Quarterly  Earnings ResultsLee Enterprises (LEE) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 3 at 12:44 AM
Welcome to The Black Renaissance: Starring Christian Combs, Quincy Brown & Justin CombsWelcome to The Black Renaissance: Starring Christian Combs, Quincy Brown & Justin Combs
www.forbes.com - February 1 at 9:31 AM
Women That Soar Announces Two New Board MembersWomen That Soar Announces Two New Board Members
www.bizjournals.com - January 31 at 9:51 AM
 Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Given Average Rating of "Strong Buy" by Brokerages Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Given Average Rating of "Strong Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 24 at 11:12 PM
Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast February 1, 2018Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast February 1, 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 6:21 AM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchLee Enterprises (LEE) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 6:50 AM
Zacks: Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Given Consensus Rating of "Strong Buy" by BrokeragesZacks: Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Given Consensus Rating of "Strong Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 11:40 PM
Contrasting Daily Journal (DJCO) & Lee Enterprises (LEE)Contrasting Daily Journal (DJCO) & Lee Enterprises (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 9:30 AM
Restaurant Roundup: New Orleans hot dog joints first Houston lease; French co. buys local restaurantRestaurant Roundup: New Orleans hot dog joint's first Houston lease; French co. buys local restaurant
www.bizjournals.com - January 11 at 10:20 AM
Reviewing Lee Enterprises (LEE) & Daily Journal (DJCO)Reviewing Lee Enterprises (LEE) & Daily Journal (DJCO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 6 at 3:36 PM
Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) VP Sells $33,871.53 in StockLee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) VP Sells $33,871.53 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 2 at 7:58 PM
ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : December 27, 2017ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : December 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 4:27 PM
News (NWSA) and Lee Enterprises (LEE) Head to Head ComparisonNews (NWSA) and Lee Enterprises (LEE) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 1:34 AM
News (NWSA) and Lee Enterprises (LEE) Head to Head ReviewNews (NWSA) and Lee Enterprises (LEE) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 5:30 AM
Michael R. Gulledge Sells 4,653 Shares of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) StockMichael R. Gulledge Sells 4,653 Shares of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 12 at 9:08 PM
Lee Enterprises Inc Reveals 55% Decline In Q4 EarningsLee Enterprises Inc Reveals 55% Decline In Q4 Earnings
www.rttnews.com - December 7 at 5:11 PM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPSLee Enterprises (LEE) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 3:50 PM
Edited Transcript of LEE earnings conference call or presentation 6-Dec-17 3:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of LEE earnings conference call or presentation 6-Dec-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 10:20 AM
Lee Enterprises reports improved financial performance for fourth quarter and 2017 fiscal yearLee Enterprises reports improved financial performance for fourth quarter and 2017 fiscal year
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:11 AM
Lee Enterprises, Incorporated to Host Earnings CallLee Enterprises, Incorporated to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:11 AM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) vs. News (NWSA) Financial SurveyLee Enterprises (LEE) vs. News (NWSA) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 1:34 AM
News (NWS) and Lee Enterprises (LEE) Head to Head ReviewNews (NWS) and Lee Enterprises (LEE) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 9:34 PM
Comparing News (NWS) & Lee Enterprises (LEE)Comparing News (NWS) & Lee Enterprises (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 3:12 AM
Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast December 6, 2017Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast December 6, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - November 28 at 7:07 PM
Reviewing News (NWSA) & Lee Enterprises (LEE)Reviewing News (NWSA) & Lee Enterprises (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 11:16 AM
Zacks: Analysts Set $4.25 Price Target for Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE)Zacks: Analysts Set $4.25 Price Target for Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 9:36 AM
Head to Head Comparison: News Corporation (NWSA) vs. Lee Enterprises, (LEE)Head to Head Comparison: News Corporation (NWSA) vs. Lee Enterprises, (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 1:30 AM
ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : November 15, 2017ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : November 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 12:53 PM
 Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Brokerages Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 3:50 AM
Critical Review: Lee Enterprises, (LEE) and News Corporation (NWS)Critical Review: Lee Enterprises, (LEE) and News Corporation (NWS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 9:36 PM
Head-To-Head Review: News Corporation (NWS) and Lee Enterprises, (LEE)Head-To-Head Review: News Corporation (NWS) and Lee Enterprises, (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 5:22 AM
ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : November 3, 2017ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : November 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 2:31 PM
ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : October 12, 2017ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : October 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 6:19 AM
Lee (LEE) Presents At Deutsche Banks 25th Annual Leveraged Finance Conference - SlideshowLee (LEE) Presents At Deutsche Bank's 25th Annual Leveraged Finance Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - October 5 at 7:58 AM
S&P Says Chinas Debt Will Grow 77% by 2021, Bold Action NeededS&P Says China's Debt Will Grow 77% by 2021, Bold Action Needed
www.bloomberg.com - September 29 at 1:59 PM
ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : August 28, 2017ETFs with exposure to Lee Enterprises, Inc. : August 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 28 at 8:03 PM
Contrasting tronc (TRNC) & Lee Enterprises, (LEE)Contrasting tronc (TRNC) & Lee Enterprises, (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 2:10 AM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) Catches Eye: Stock Moves 10.3% HigherLee Enterprises (LEE) Catches Eye: Stock Moves 10.3% Higher
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 3:21 PM
Lee Enterprises, (LEE) and tronc (TRNC) Head-To-Head AnalysisLee Enterprises, (LEE) and tronc (TRNC) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 4:14 AM
Head to Head Review: tronc (TRNC) & Lee Enterprises, (LEE)Head to Head Review: tronc (TRNC) & Lee Enterprises, (LEE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 4:22 PM

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