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

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$3.49 +0.01 (+0.29 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 03:32 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.48
Today's Range$3.45 - $3.55
52-Week Range$1.84 - $3.69
Volume532,202 shs
Average Volume256,474 shs
Market Capitalization$199.45 million
P/E Ratio9.59
Dividend YieldN/A
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 Davenport, IA.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Newspapers
SectorConsumer Staples



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$543.96 million
Cash Flow$0.9089 per share
Book Value($0.63) per share


Net Income$45.76 million


Market Cap$199.45 million
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company earned $136.20 million during 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?

Headlines about LEE stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lee Enterprises earned a coverage optimism score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate 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), Enphase Energy (ENPH), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Gran Tierra Energy (GTE), Starbucks (SBUX), Ventas (VTR), MONDI/PAR VTG FPD 0.2 (MNDI) and New Media Investment Group (NEWM).

Who are Lee Enterprises' key executives?

Lee Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Kevin D. Mowbray, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Timothy R. Millage, CFO, Treasurer & Vice President
  • Michele Fennelly White, Chief Information Officer & Vice President-IT
  • Suzanna M. Frank, Vice President - Research & Metrics
  • John M. Humenik, Vice President-News

Who are Lee Enterprises' major shareholders?

Lee Enterprises' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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, 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 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 $3.49.

How big of a company is Lee Enterprises?

Lee Enterprises has a market capitalization of $199.45 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:  146 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  214 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  360
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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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