Meredith Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:MDP)

About Meredith Corp.

Meredith Corp. logoMeredith Corporation is a media and marketing company. The Company operates two business segments namely local media and national media. Its national media segment includes national consumer media brands delivered via multiple media platforms including print magazines and digital and mobile media, brand licensing activities, database-related activities and business-to-business marketing products and services. The local media segment consists of the operations of network-affiliated television stations, related digital and mobile media, and video creation operations. Local media segment consists of 14 owned television stations and one operated television station located across the United States in digital and mobile media, and a national video creation unit.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Publishing - Periodicals
  • Sub-Industry: Publishing
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MDP
  • CUSIP: 58943310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $48.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $50.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $51.35
  • 52-Week Range: $35.03 - $57.53
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 64.27
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.26
  • P/E Growth: 2.83
  • Market Cap: $2.15B
  • Outstanding Shares: 44,569,000
  • Beta: 1.01
  • Net Margins: 2.06%
  • Return on Equity: 15.66%
  • Return on Assets: 5.33%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.70%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $53.25 (10.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/29/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$57.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$50.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
12/16/2015GabelliUpgradeSell -> Hold$50.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$52.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
10/4/2015Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/9/2015Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$55.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
6/23/2015Sanford C. BernsteinLower Price TargetBuy$60.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
1/29/2015FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$47.00 -> $49.00View Rating Details
12/18/2014SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q117$0.72$400.77 millionN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q416$1.03$1.08$437.78 million$435.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q316$0.80$0.92$414.66 million$422.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q216$0.78$0.80$407.29 million$406.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q116$0.51$0.52$383.40 million$385.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q415$0.93$0.94$425.52 million$425.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q315$0.68$0.71$401.65 million$389.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q215$0.98$1.00$393.70 million$398.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q115$0.64$0.65$370.70 million$371.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q414$0.85$0.89$396.70 million$390.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q314$0.67$0.41$370.33 million$367.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q214$0.68$0.69$354.10 million$354.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q114$0.52$0.53$359.70 million$356.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q4 2013$0.72$0.76$383.05 million$386.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q3 2013$0.68$0.72$354.43 million$369.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q2 2013$0.86$0.89$374.52 million$360.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.53$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.65$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.66$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$0.67$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.46$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.62$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.65$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011$0.83$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.69 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.38 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.79$0.80$0.80
Q3 20161$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q4 20161$1.04$1.04$1.04
Q1 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q2 20171$1.22$1.22$1.22
Q3 20171$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q4 20171$1.01$1.01$1.01
Q1 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q2 20181$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q3 20181$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q4 20181$1.02$1.02$1.02
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP)
Annual Dividend:$1.98
Dividend Yield:4.11%
Dividend Growth:6.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:275.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
53.66% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
58.58% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.24%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.92%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2016John S ZieserInsiderSell1,206$55.00$66,330.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Joseph H CeryanecCFOSell4,554$54.13$246,508.02View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Stephen M LacyChairmanSell14,110$54.10$763,351.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Joseph H. CeryanecCFOSell9,145$54.03$494,104.35View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Stephen M. LacyChairmanSell46,283$54.15$2,506,224.45View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Edwin T Iv MeredithMajor ShareholderBuy15,628$51.24$800,778.72View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Frederick B HenryDirectorSell1,186$51.10$60,604.60View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016John S. ZieserInsiderSell8,783$51.21$449,777.43View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016John S. ZieserInsiderSell5,665$45.00$254,925.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Donald C. BergDirectorBuy1,115$38.50$42,927.50View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Philip A MarineauDirectorSell6,315$52.60$332,169.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Frederick B HenryDirectorSell5,400$53.23$287,442.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Mary Sue ColemanDirectorSell6,000$55.75$334,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Katherine C MeredithMajor ShareholderSell50,000$52.70$2,635,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Steven M CappaertInsiderSell3,122$53.65$167,495.30View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Joseph H CeryanecCFOSell1,846$53.83$99,370.18View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Frederick B HenryDirectorSell3,615$52.46$189,642.90View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Frederick B HenryDirectorSell1,463$53.08$77,656.04View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Stephen M LacyCEOSell9,235$52.91$488,623.85View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Mary Sue ColemanDirectorSell7,230$52.06$376,393.80View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Steven M CappaertInsiderSell3,600$51.60$185,760.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Thomas H HartyInsiderSell12,123$51.55$624,940.65View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Philip A MarineauDirectorSell3,486$44.99$156,835.14View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Philip A MarineauDirectorSell2,328$42.53$99,009.84View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Philip A MarineauDirectorSell3,492$46.22$161,400.24View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Joseph H CeryanecCFOSell8,215$47.02$386,269.30View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Steven M CappaertInsiderSell4,521$46.95$212,260.95View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014John S ZieserInsiderSell8,898$46.35$412,422.30View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Edwin T Iv MeredithMajor ShareholderSell200,000$45.08$9,016,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Frederick B HenryDirectorSell9,615$45.97$442,001.55View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014John S ZieserInsiderSell1,837$46.07$84,630.59View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Philip A MarineauDirectorSell3,492$45.98$160,562.16View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Philip A MarineauDirectorSell6,984$49.53$345,917.52View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Philip A MarineauDirectorSell3,492$44.96$157,000.32View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Paul KarpowiczInsiderSell30,070$45.46$1,366,982.20View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Paul KarpowiczInsiderSell17,149$45.28$776,506.72View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Donald BergDirectorBuy1,000$44.38$44,380.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Philip MarineauDirectorSell2,328$43.48$101,221.44View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Frederick HenryDirectorSell1,719$45.41$78,059.79View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014John ZieserInsiderSell9,747$45.42$442,708.74View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Joseph CeryanecCFOSell3,500$45.42$158,970.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013James CraigieDirectorSell8,209$45.07$369,979.63View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Frederick HenryDirectorSell9,615$44.95$432,194.25View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Stephen LacyCEOSell28,948$47.98$1,388,925.04View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013John ZieserInsiderSell4,872$47.59$231,858.48View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Joseph CeryanecCFOSell4,339$47.49$206,059.11View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Stephen LacyCEOSell28,948$48.06$1,391,240.88View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Stephen M LacyCEOSell138,345$47.36$6,552,019.20View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Steven M CappaertInsiderSell8,862$47.32$419,349.84View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Thomas H HartyInsiderSell17,216$42.67$734,606.72View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Stephen M LacyCEOSell50,183$42.24$2,119,729.92View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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