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NYSE:MDPMeredith Stock Price, Forecast & News

$13.78
-0.16 (-1.15 %)
(As of 07/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$13.56
Now: $13.78
$14.47
50-Day Range
$13.00
MA: $15.79
$21.49
52-Week Range
$10.01
Now: $13.78
$56.86
Volume562,700 shs
Average Volume1.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$625.45 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield17.07%
Beta1.69
Meredith Corporation operates as a diversified media company in the United States, Europe, and Asia. It operates in two segments, National Media and Local Media. The National Media segment offers national consumer media brands through various media platforms, including print magazines, digital and mobile media, brand licensing activities, database-related activities, affinity marketing, and business-to-business marketing products and services. It publishes media in entertainment, food, lifestyle, parenting, and home categories, such as People, Better Homes & Gardens, InStyle, Allrecipes, Real Simple, Shape, Southern Living, Martha Stewart Living, and other brands, as well as 275 special interest publications under approximately 68 brands. This segment operates approximately 60 Websites, 60 mobile-optimized Websites, and 14 applications. It is also involved in the third-party marketing, consumer database, and other related operations, as well as provision of magazine advertising and circulation, digital and customer relationship marketing, other custom publishing project, and ancillary products and services. In addition, this segment operates The Foundry, a creative content studio, which develops content marketing programs across various platforms comprising native advertising that enable clients to engage new consumers and build long-term relationships with existing customers for a range of industries. The Local Media segment operates approximately 17 television stations that include 7 CBS affiliates, 5 FOX affiliates, 2 MyNetworkTV affiliates, 1 NBC affiliate, 1 ABC affiliate, and 2 independent stations. It also includes 12 Websites, 12 mobile-optimized Websites, and approximately 30 applications focused on news, sports, and weather-related information. In addition, this segment sells geographic and demographic-targeted digital and print advertising programs to third parties. The company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.89 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Periodicals
Sub-IndustryPublishing
CUSIP58943310
Phone515-284-3000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.19 billion
Cash Flow$9.07 per share
Book Value$21.56 per share

Profitability

Net Income$46.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,670
Market Cap$625.45 million
Next Earnings Date9/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Meredith (NYSE:MDP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Meredith's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Meredith's stock was trading at $22.27 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MDP shares have decreased by 38.1% and is now trading at $13.78. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Meredith?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meredith in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Meredith.

When is Meredith's next earnings date?

Meredith is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Meredith.

How were Meredith's earnings last quarter?

Meredith Co. (NYSE:MDP) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 14th. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.83. The firm earned $701.70 million during the quarter. Meredith had a negative net margin of 8.39% and a positive return on equity of 32.80%. View Meredith's earnings history.

How often does Meredith pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Meredith?

Meredith declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.595 per share on Friday, March 13th. This represents a $2.38 annualized dividend and a yield of 17.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 27th. This is an increase from Meredith's previous quarterly dividend of $0.58. View Meredith's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for MDP?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Meredith's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Meredith's stock price to reach $34.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 148.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Meredith.

Has Meredith been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MDP stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Meredith earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Meredith.

Who are some of Meredith's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Meredith own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Meredith investors own include AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Intel (INTC) and Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET).

Who are Meredith's key executives?

Meredith's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas H. Harty, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Joseph H. Ceryanec, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. John S. Zieser, Chief Devel. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jonathan B. Werther, Pres of National Media Group (Age 50)
  • Mr. Mike Lovell, Director of Investor Relations

What is Meredith's stock symbol?

Meredith trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MDP."

How do I buy shares of Meredith?

Shares of MDP 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 Meredith's stock price today?

One share of MDP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.78.

How big of a company is Meredith?

Meredith has a market capitalization of $625.45 million and generates $3.19 billion in revenue each year. Meredith employs 5,670 workers across the globe.

What is Meredith's official website?

The official website for Meredith is www.meredith.com.

How can I contact Meredith?

Meredith's mailing address is 1716 LOCUST ST, DES MOINES IA, 50309. The company can be reached via phone at 515-284-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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