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The E.W. Scripps Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.17 (-1.84 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.08
50-Day Range
MA: $10.96
52-Week Range
Now: $9.08
Volume384,137 shs
Average Volume427,035 shs
Market Capitalization$740.17 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.16%
The E.W. Scripps Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a media enterprise through a portfolio of local and national media brands. The company operates through Local Media, National Media, and Other segments. The Local Media segment operates broadcast television stations, which produce news, information, and entertainment content, as well as its related digital operations. This segment also runs network, syndicated, and original programming. The National Media segment offers content services through apps on Internet-connected devices, such as set-top boxes, smartphones, smart televisions, and tablets. This segment also operates Katz, which broadcasts content through over-the-air on local broadcasters' digital sub-channels, and cable and satellite; Newsy, a national news network, which provides politics, entertainment, science, and technology news; and Triton that offers digital audio technology and measurement services for digital audio marketplace. In addition, this segment operates Stitcher that create original podcasts, a digital audio recording of a themed series; provides a mobile application where consumers can stream the latest news, sports, talk, and entertainment on demand; offers podcast agency services; and operates Midroll Media advertising network. The company also operates Cracked, a multi-platform humor and satire brand, which informs and entertains audiences with a Website, social media, and podcast; and Scripps National Spelling Bee, an investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C. It serves audiences and businesses. The company operates through a network of 36 television stations. The company was formerly known as Scripps Howard, Inc. The E.W. Scripps Company was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.57 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Television broadcasting stations



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$740.17 million
Next Earnings Date11/6/2020 (Confirmed)
-0.17 (-1.84 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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The E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has The E.W. Scripps' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

The E.W. Scripps' stock was trading at $9.16 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SSP stock has decreased by 0.9% and is now trading at $9.08.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of The E.W. Scripps?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The E.W. Scripps in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is The E.W. Scripps' next earnings date?

The E.W. Scripps is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 6th 2020.
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How can I listen to The E.W. Scripps' earnings call?

The E.W. Scripps will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, November 6th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were The E.W. Scripps' earnings last quarter?

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 7th. The company reported ($0.22) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.31) by $0.09. The firm earned $359 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $367.10 million. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.01) earnings per share.
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How often does The E.W. Scripps pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The E.W. Scripps?

The E.W. Scripps declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, September 25th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 14th.
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What price target have analysts set for SSP?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for The E.W. Scripps' shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect The E.W. Scripps' share price to reach $13.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 46.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of The E.W. Scripps' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The E.W. Scripps own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The E.W. Scripps investors own include AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), Cloudera (CLDR), Coty (COTY), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Ford Motor (F), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Exxon Mobil (XOM), American Airlines Group (AAL) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are The E.W. Scripps' key executives?

The E.W. Scripps' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Adam P. Symson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45, Pay $2.2M)
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Knutson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.07M)
  • Mr. William Appleton, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 71, Pay $879.86k)
  • Mr. Brian G. Lawlor, Pres of Local Media (Age 53, Pay $1.2M)
  • Ms. Laura M. Tomlin, Exec. VP of National Media (Age 44, Pay $551.43k)

What is The E.W. Scripps' stock symbol?

The E.W. Scripps trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SSP."

Who are The E.W. Scripps' major shareholders?

The E.W. Scripps' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.75%), Comerica Bank (0.07%), Keybank National Association OH (0.07%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%) and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA (0.02%). Company insiders that own The E.W. Scripps stock include Brian G Lawlor, Charles E Scripps, Charles L Barmonde, Corina S Granado, Eaton M Scripps, Laura Tomlin, Lisa A Knutson, Mary Peirce and William H Scripps.
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Which institutional investors are selling The E.W. Scripps stock?

SSP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pinnacle Associates Ltd., and Keybank National Association OH.
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Which institutional investors are buying The E.W. Scripps stock?

SSP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Comerica Bank, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought The E.W. Scripps stock in the last two years include Charles E Scripps, Charles L Barmonde, Corina S Granado, Eaton M Scripps, and Mary Peirce.
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How do I buy shares of The E.W. Scripps?

Shares of SSP 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 The E.W. Scripps' stock price today?

One share of SSP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.08.

How big of a company is The E.W. Scripps?

The E.W. Scripps has a market capitalization of $740.17 million. The E.W. Scripps employs 5,900 workers across the globe.

What is The E.W. Scripps' official website?

The official website for The E.W. Scripps is www.scripps.com.

How can I contact The E.W. Scripps?

The E.W. Scripps' mailing address is 312 WALNUT STREET, CINCINNATI OH, 45202. The company can be reached via phone at 513-977-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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