E.W. Scripps Company Profile (NYSE:SSP)

About E.W. Scripps

E.W. Scripps logoThe E. W. Scripps Company is a media enterprise with interests in television and radio broadcasting, as well as local and national digital media brands. The Company operates through segments, including television, radio, digital, and syndication and other. It serves audiences and businesses through a portfolio of television, radio and digital media brands. Its Television segment includes approximately 10 American Broadcasting Company affiliates, over five National Broadcasting Company affiliates, two FOX affiliates, two Columbia Broadcasting System affiliates and four non big-four affiliated stations. Its radio segment has approximately 30 radio stations in over eight markets. The Company operates over 30 frequency modulation (FM) stations and six Amplitude Modulation (AM) stations. Its digital segment includes the digital operations of its local television and radio businesses. Syndication and other includes the syndication of news features and comics for the newspaper industry.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SSP
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.17
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.97
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 52.03
  • P/E Growth: 1.57
  • Market Cap: $1.43B
  • Outstanding Shares: 83,536,000
  • Beta: 1.63
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$22.80 (32.79% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/22/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/8/2016Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuy$25.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016Benchmark Co.Lower Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
11/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$22.00View Rating Details
10/6/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$25.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
5/28/2015SidotiInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/5/2016Q216$0.14$0.14$198.13 million$228.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q116$0.06$207.00 million$209.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2016Q415$0.10($0.25)$207.44 million$205.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315($0.03)($0.29)$186.63 million$190.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.01($0.37)$119.70 million$198.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q1$0.06($0.09)$214.60 million$214.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q4$0.40$0.27$248.80 million$246.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314$0.06($0.20)$217.10 million$207.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q214$0.12$0.02$218.22 million$212.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2014Q114($0.13)($0.01)$201.55 million$203.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q413$0.14$0.14$216.63 million$220.83 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q313($0.06)($0.16)$197.09 million$190.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.07$0.05$211.80 million$207.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013($0.07)($0.05)$203.15 million$198.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012$0.56$0.47$260.21 million$260.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$0.15$0.21$214.03 million$220.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.12$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012($0.04)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2012$0.14$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011($0.12)($0.19)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.02($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011($0.07)($0.15)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.48$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.12 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.33 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q3 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20161$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q1 20171$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q2 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q3 20171$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q4 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q1 20181$0.12$0.12$0.12
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/22/2016Paul K ScrippsMajor ShareholderSell5,695C$16.80C$95,676.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Lisa A KnutsonVPSell25,544C$17.70C$452,128.80View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Phillip Gregory BarnesDirectorBuy10,000C$0.32C$3,200.00
2/24/2016Phillip Gregory BarnesDirectorBuy10,000C$0.33C$3,270.00
2/11/2016Frank GiustraDirectorBuy1,000,000C$0.21C$210,000.00
2/11/2016Jeremy CrichtonInsiderSell50,000C$0.21C$10,500.00
2/4/2016Frank GiustraDirectorBuy200,000C$0.16C$32,740.00
2/3/2016Frank GiustraDirectorBuy800,000C$0.14C$110,560.00
1/13/2016Richard A. BoehneCEOSell83,120C$17.64C$1,466,236.80View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016Richard A. BoehneCEOSell64,643C$17.66C$1,141,595.38View SEC Filing  
1/7/2016Richard A. BoehneCEOSell62,772C$17.87C$1,121,735.64View SEC Filing  
1/5/2016Richard A. BoehneCEOSell67,567C$18.02C$1,217,557.34View SEC Filing  
12/31/2015Richard A. BoehneCEOSell46,074C$19.07C$878,631.18View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Richard A. BoehneCEOSell38,654C$19.48C$752,979.92View SEC Filing  
12/24/2015Richard A. BoehneCEOSell6,853C$19.82C$135,826.46View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Richard A. BoehneCEOSell22,223C$19.21C$426,903.83View SEC Filing  
12/21/2015Richard A. BoehneCEOSell14,564C$19.02C$277,007.28View SEC Filing  
8/11/2015Charles E ScrippsMajor ShareholderBuy112,000C$19.95C$2,234,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Global Gold Ltd. CrescentInsiderSell100,000C$0.08C$8,120.00
6/15/2015Global Gold Ltd. CrescentInsiderSell10,000C$0.08C$812.00
6/10/2015Global Gold Ltd. CrescentInsiderSell1,706,000C$0.08C$141,427.40
6/10/2015William AppletonSVPSell10,000C$24.41C$244,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Mark L KoorsVPSell15,034C$23.65C$355,554.10View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Phillip Gregory BarnesDirectorBuy10,000C$0.09C$900.00
5/19/2015Of Robert P Scripps J EstateMajor ShareholderSell41,018C$21.78C$893,372.04View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Phillip Gregory BarnesDirectorBuy10,000C$0.11C$1,100.00
5/18/2015Of Robert P Scripps J EstateMajor ShareholderSell92,417C$21.69C$2,004,524.73View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Of Robert P Scripps J EstateMajor ShareholderSell189,665C$22.46C$4,259,875.90View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015J Marvin QuinDirectorSell8,067C$22.69C$183,040.23View SEC Filing  
1/27/2015Eva Scripps AttalMajor ShareholderBuy6,493C$16.72C$108,562.96View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014Phillip Gregory BarnesDirectorSell10,000C$0.08C$800.00
12/18/2014Timothy E StautbergVPSell17,399C$21.75C$378,428.25View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Mark L KoorsVPSell30,516C$20.19C$616,118.04View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Paul K ScrippsDirectorSell5,133C$20.43C$104,867.19View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Timothy E StautbergVPSell31,045C$21.25C$659,706.25View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Richard A BoehneCEOSell72,700C$17.10C$1,243,170.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Lisa A KnutsonVPSell76,948C$20.12C$1,548,193.76View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Robert A CarsonVPSell23,474C$19.33C$453,752.42View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Adam SymsonSVPSell10,566C$22.00C$232,452.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Timothy E StautbergVPSell31,642C$21.34C$675,240.28View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Timothy E StautbergVPSell20,000C$20.98C$419,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014William AppletonSVPSell10,000C$21.00C$210,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Lisa A KnutsonVPSell56,701C$20.04C$1,136,288.04View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014William AppletonSVPSell8,870C$20.00C$177,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Brian G LawlorVPSell81,373C$16.98C$1,381,713.54View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Richard A BoehneCEOSell29,815C$18.09C$539,353.35View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Richard A BoehneCEOSell150,700C$18.48C$2,784,936.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Paul K ScrippsDirectorSell5,471C$19.58C$107,122.18View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Edward W ScrippsMajor ShareholderSell9,389C$20.58C$193,225.62View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Richard A BoehneCEOSell5,000C$19.87C$99,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Robert A CarsonVPSell12,910C$20.13C$259,878.30View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Douglas F LyonsVPSell9,000C$21.50C$193,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Douglas F LyonsVPSell24,948C$21.19C$528,648.12View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Adam SymsonSVPSell4,771C$19.19C$91,555.49View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Mary PeirceDirectorSell104,000C$17.83C$1,854,320.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Mark L KoorsVPSell10,656C$18.34C$195,431.04View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Roger OgdenDirectorSell33,426C$15.63C$522,448.38View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Brian G LawlorVPSell6,260C$15.52C$97,155.20View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Adam SymsonSVPSell6,413C$15.07C$96,643.91View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Brian G LawlorVPSell25,036C$15.63C$391,312.68View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Lisa A KnutsonVPSell80,884C$15.28C$1,235,907.52View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Nackey E ScagliottiMajor ShareholderSell4,206C$14.88C$62,585.28View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Robert A CarsonVPSell15,000C$13.57C$203,550.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Robert A CarsonVPSell7,979C$13.13C$104,764.27View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013William AppletonSVPSell7,251C$13.75C$99,701.25View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Richard A BoehneCEOSell108,693C$13.66C$1,484,746.38View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Richard A BoehneCEOSell151,832C$13.66C$2,074,025.12View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Douglas F LyonsVPSell39,568C$13.63C$539,311.84View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Douglas F LyonsVPSell16,225C$13.68C$221,958.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Richard A BoehneCEOSell121,300C$13.56C$1,644,828.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Mark L KoorsVPSell30,968C$13.61C$421,474.48View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Douglas F LyonsVPSell5,212C$13.00C$67,756.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Douglas F LyonsVPSell5,321C$12.00C$63,852.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Mark L KoorsVPSell4,131C$9.93C$41,020.83View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff