NYSE:NEWM - New Media Investment Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $13.08 -0.17 (-1.28 %) (As of 01/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$13.25Today's Range$13.05 - $13.265052-Week Range$10.88 - $19.10Volume298,166 shsAverage Volume361,092 shsMarket Capitalization$788.68 millionP/E Ratio24.22Dividend Yield11.40%Beta1.1 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email New Media Investment Group Inc. invests in, owns, and operates local media assets in the United States. The company's principal products include 142 daily newspapers with total paid circulation of approximately 1.5 million; 326 weekly newspapers with total paid circulation of approximately 318,000 and total free circulation of approximately 2.0 million; 140 shoppers with total circulation of approximately 3.5 million; and 569 locally-focused Websites, including Internet and mobile devices with approximately 290 million page views per month. Its principal products also comprise 2 yellow page directories with a distribution of approximately 290,000 that cover a population of approximately 419,000 people; 70 business publications; and UpCurve Cloud and ThriveHive digital marketing services. In addition, the company produces niche publications that address specific local market interests, such as recreation, sports, healthcare, and real estate. Further, it produces approximately 250 annual events with a collective attendance approximately 300,000, such as themed expo, signature event, and white label event services. Additionally, the company offers print and online products that offer local market news and information on various topics comprising local news and politics, community and regional events, youth sports, opinion and editorial pages, local schools, obituaries, weddings, and police reports, as well as print and digital marketing products, and commercial printing services. It reaches approximately 22 million people per week; and serves approximately 215,000 business customers. New Media Investment Group Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in New York, New York. Receive NEWM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NEWM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Newspapers Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:NEWM Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.newmediainv.com Phone212-479-3160Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55 Current Ratio1.25 Quick Ratio1.13Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.22 Forward P/E Ratio22.95 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.34 billion Price / Sales0.59 Cash Flow$2.4222 per share Price / Cash Flow5.40 Book Value$12.67 per share Price / Book1.03Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.54 Net Income$-910,000.00 Net Margins2.08% Return on Equity4.17% Return on Assets2.16%Miscellaneous Employees10,516 Outstanding Shares60,297,000Market Cap$788.68 million OptionableOptionable New Media Investment Group (NYSE:NEWM) Frequently Asked Questions What is New Media Investment Group's stock symbol? New Media Investment Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NEWM." How often does New Media Investment Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for New Media Investment Group? New Media Investment Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 12th will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share on Tuesday, November 20th. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.62%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. This is a positive change from New Media Investment Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. View New Media Investment Group's Dividend History. How will New Media Investment Group's stock buyback program work? New Media Investment Group declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 15.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were New Media Investment Group's earnings last quarter? New Media Investment Group Inc (NYSE:NEWM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company reported ($0.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.24. The company had revenue of $380.42 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $398.45 million. New Media Investment Group had a return on equity of 4.17% and a net margin of 2.08%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 19.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.04) EPS. View New Media Investment Group's Earnings History. When is New Media Investment Group's next earnings date? New Media Investment Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for New Media Investment Group. Has New Media Investment Group been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about NEWM stock have been trending very positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. New Media Investment Group earned a news sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of New Media Investment Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to New Media Investment Group include Gannett (GCI), Tribune Publishing (TPCO), Daily Journal (DJCO), Lee Enterprises (LEE), TheStreet (TST), A. H. Belo (AHC), Rediff.com India (REDFY) and tronc (TRNC). Who are New Media Investment Group's key executives? New Media Investment Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael E. Reed, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53)Mr. Gregory W. Freiberg, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)Mr. Kirk A. Davis, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)Ms. Ashley Higgins, Investor RelationsMs. Polly Grunfeld Sack Esq., Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel of GateHouse Media LLC (Age 59) Who are New Media Investment Group's major shareholders? New Media Investment Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cowen Prime Services LLC (0.24%), Corrado Advisors LLC (0.18%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.12%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%). Company insiders that own New Media Investment Group stock include Gregory William Freiberg, Kirk A Davis, Laurence Tarica and Michael Reed. View Institutional Ownership Trends for New Media Investment Group. Which institutional investors are selling New Media Investment Group stock? NEWM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Corrado Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for New Media Investment Group. Which institutional investors are buying New Media Investment Group stock? NEWM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cowen Prime Services LLC. Company insiders that have bought New Media Investment Group stock in the last two years include Kirk A Davis, Laurence Tarica and Michael Reed. View Insider Buying and Selling for New Media Investment Group. How do I buy shares of New Media Investment Group? Shares of NEWM 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 New Media Investment Group's stock price today? One share of NEWM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.08. How big of a company is New Media Investment Group? New Media Investment Group has a market capitalization of $788.68 million and generates $1.34 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-910,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.54 on an earnings per share basis. New Media Investment Group employs 10,516 workers across the globe. What is New Media Investment Group's official website? The official website for New Media Investment Group is http://www.newmediainv.com. How can I contact New Media Investment Group? New Media Investment Group's mailing address is 1345 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK NY, 10105. The company can be reached via phone at 212-479-3160 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for New Media Investment Group (NYSE NEWM)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 250 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 269 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 519MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about New Media Investment Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NEWM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NEWM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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