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

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$21.64 -0.45 (-2.04 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.64
Today's Range$21.39 - $22.01
52-Week Range$10.69 - $23.41
Volume428,464 shs
Average Volume452,165 shs
Market Capitalization$1.75 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.91%
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

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$1.75 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
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, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, March 25th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. View E. W. Scripps' Dividend History.

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

E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March, 1st. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.17. The firm had revenue of $368 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $354.38 million. The business's revenue was up 40.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.14 EPS. 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 Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for E. W. Scripps.

What price target have analysts set for SSP?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for E. W. Scripps' stock. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate E. W. Scripps' share price to reach $20.3333 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.0%. 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?

Press coverage about SSP stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. E. W. Scripps earned a media sentiment score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other E. W. Scripps investors own include General Electric (GE), Mattel (MAT), Ultra Clean (UCTT), Twitter (TWTR), General Motors (GM), Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), US Foods (USFD), Micron Technology (MU) and New York Times (NYT).

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%), Litespeed Management L.L.C. (0.70%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.70%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.70%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.51%) and 361 Capital LLC (0.20%). Company insiders that own E. W. Scripps stock include Anthony S Granado, Brian G Lawlor, Charles E Scripps, Charles L Barmonde, Corina S Granado, Eaton M Scripps, Laura Tomlin, Lisa A Knutson, Mary Peirce and Richard A Boehne. View Institutional Ownership Trends for E. W. Scripps.

Which institutional 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, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Delphi Management Inc. MA 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 institutional investors are buying E. W. Scripps stock?

SSP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 361 Capital LLC, Litespeed Management L.L.C., Norges Bank, Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY. 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 $21.64.

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

E. W. Scripps has a market capitalization of $1.75 billion.

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:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  430
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 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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