About Media General (NYSE:MEG)
Media General, Inc. is a television broadcasting and digital media company. The Company provides news, information and entertainment in markets across the United States. The Company operates or services 71 network-affiliated broadcast television stations in 48 markets along with the digital media business. The Company's network affiliations include twelve CBS stations, nine NBC stations, seven ABC stations, one FOX station, one CW station and one MyNetworkTV station. The Company offers consumers and advertisers with entertainment and information, content and distribution on every screen. Its portfolio of broadcast, digital and mobile products informs and engages 23% of United States Television (TV) households and 43% of the United States Internet audience. The Company has the diverse digital media business with a portfolio that includes LIN Digital, LIN Mobile, HYFN, Dedicated Media, Federated Media and BiteSizeTV.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Return on Equity6.92%
Return on Assets2.28%
Media General (NYSE:MEG) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Media General's stock symbol?
Media General trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MEG."
How were Media General's earnings last quarter?
Media General, Inc. (NYSE:MEG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $363 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $365.85 million. Media General had a positive return on equity of 6.92% and a negative net margin of 4.25%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 13.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.01 EPS. View Media General's Earnings History.
What price target have analysts set for MEG?
2 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Media General's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate Media General's share price to reach $7.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Media General.
Has Media General been receiving favorable news coverage?
News stories about MEG stock have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Media General earned a coverage optimism score of 0.27 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.97 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
What is Media General's stock price today?
One share of MEG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.51.
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