NYSE:SSP - E. W. Scripps Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$19.32 +0.04 (+0.21 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 02:15 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.28
Today's Range$19.25 - $19.40
52-Week Range$10.69 - $19.44
Volume5,879 shs
Average Volume372,414 shs
Market Capitalization$1.56 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.04%
BetaN/A
The E.W. Scripps Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a media enterprise through a portfolio of local and national media brands. Its 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 programming, syndicated programming, and original programming. The company's National Media segment offers content services through apps on Internet-connected devices, such as computers, gaming consoles, set-top boxes, smartphones, smart TVs, and tablets. It operates Katz, which broadcasts content through over-the-air on local broadcasters' digital sub-channels, and cable and satellite; and Midroll that creates original podcast, a digital audio recording of themed series, as well as Stitcher, a mobile application where consumers can stream the latest news, sports, talk, and entertainment on demand. This segment also operates Newsy, a national news network, which provides politics, entertainment, science, and technology news. 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. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Television broadcasting stations
Sub-IndustryPublishing
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP81105440
Phone513-977-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees4,100
Market Cap$1.56 billion
OptionableOptionable

E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is E. W. Scripps' stock symbol?

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

How often does E. W. Scripps pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for E. W. Scripps?

E. W. Scripps declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Investors of record on Friday, December 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, December 26th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 13th. View E. W. Scripps' Dividend History.

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

E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) issued its earnings results on Friday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.04. The business earned $302.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $292.22 million. E. W. Scripps's quarterly revenue was up 51.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.03) earnings per share. View E. W. Scripps' Earnings History.

When is E. W. Scripps' next earnings date?

E. W. Scripps is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for E. W. Scripps.

How can I listen to E. W. Scripps' earnings call?

E. W. Scripps will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, March 1st at 9:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8002301059.

What price target have analysts set for SSP?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for E. W. Scripps' stock. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate E. W. Scripps' share price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for E. W. Scripps.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for E. W. Scripps?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for E. W. Scripps in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for E. W. Scripps.

Has E. W. Scripps been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about SSP stock has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. E. W. Scripps earned a daily sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of E. W. Scripps' key competitors?

Who are E. W. Scripps' key executives?

E. W. Scripps' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Adam P. Symson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 43)
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Knutson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. William Appleton, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 69)
  • Mr. Brian G. Lawlor, Pres of Local Media (Age 51)
  • Mr. Douglas F. Lyons, Sr. VP, Controller & Treasurer (Age 61)

Who are E. W. Scripps' major shareholders?

E. W. Scripps' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.11%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.70%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.51%), 361 Capital LLC (0.20%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.15%) and Arizona State Retirement System (0.11%). Company insiders that own E. W. Scripps stock include Adam Symson, Anthony S Granado, Brian G Lawlor, Charles E Scripps, Charles L Barmonde, Corina S Granado, Eaton M Scripps, J Marvin Quin, John W Hayden, Laura Tomlin, Lisa A Knutson, Mary Peirce, Richard A Boehne, Robert A Carson, William Appleton and William H Scripps. View Institutional Ownership Trends for E. W. Scripps.

Which major investors are selling E. W. Scripps stock?

SSP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Lenox Wealth Management Inc., MetLife Investment Advisors LLC and American International Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold E. W. Scripps company stock in the last year include Brian G Lawlor, Laura Tomlin and Lisa A Knutson. View Insider Buying and Selling for E. W. Scripps.

Which major investors are buying E. W. Scripps stock?

SSP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 361 Capital LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, California Public Employees Retirement System, Arizona State Retirement System and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought E. W. Scripps stock in the last two years include Anthony S Granado, Charles E Scripps, Charles L Barmonde, Corina S Granado, Eaton M Scripps and Mary Peirce. View Insider Buying and Selling for E. W. Scripps.

How do I buy shares of 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is E. W. Scripps' stock price today?

One share of SSP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.33.

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

E. W. Scripps has a market capitalization of $1.56 billion. E. W. Scripps employs 4,100 workers across the globe.

What is E. W. Scripps' official website?

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

How can I contact E. W. Scripps?

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for E. W. Scripps (NYSE SSP)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  218 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  419
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about E. W. Scripps and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SSP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SSP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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