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

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$18.50 +0.14 (+0.76 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$18.36
Today's Range$18.37 - $18.77
52-Week Range$10.69 - $18.77
Volume208,987 shs
Average Volume420,253 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.13%
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

Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees4,100
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, December 26th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 13th. View E. W. Scripps' Dividend History.

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

E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $302.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $292.22 million. The company's quarterly revenue was up 51.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($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 Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for E. W. Scripps.

What price target have analysts set for SSP?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices 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 $18.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for E. W. Scripps.

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

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for E. W. Scripps in the last year. There are currently 3 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?

Media stories about SSP stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. E. W. Scripps earned a coverage optimism score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage 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 company's share price in the near future.

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)

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 $18.50.

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:  199 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  215 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  414
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 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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