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NYSE:SSPE. W. Scripps Stock Price, Forecast & News

$8.90
+0.70 (+8.54 %)
(As of 07/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$8.05
Now: $8.90
$8.92
50-Day Range
$7.93
MA: $8.89
$11.86
52-Week Range
$5.36
Now: $8.90
$16.93
Volume333,400 shs
Average Volume397,151 shs
Market Capitalization$724.35 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.25%
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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Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.52 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$724.35 million
Next Earnings Date8/14/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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

How has E. W. Scripps' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

E. W. Scripps' stock was trading at $9.16 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SSP stock has decreased by 2.8% and is now trading at $8.90. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of E. W. Scripps?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for E. W. Scripps in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for E. W. Scripps.

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

E. W. Scripps is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 14th 2020. View our earnings forecast for E. W. Scripps.

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

E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 8th. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.02. The business had revenue of $430.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $437.85 million. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 47.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.08) EPS. View E. W. Scripps' earnings history.

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 Friday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, June 25th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.25%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 12th. View E. W. Scripps' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for SSP?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for E. W. Scripps' shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate E. W. Scripps' share price to reach $12.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for E. W. Scripps.

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

Media coverage about SSP stock has trended very negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. E. W. Scripps earned a coverage optimism score of -3.6 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 company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about E. W. Scripps.

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 AT&T (T), Metlife (MET), Brighthouse Financial (BHF), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Carnival (CCL), Comcast (CMCSA), Walt Disney (DIS), Mattel (MAT), iShares California Muni Bond ETF (CMF) and Alphabet (GOOG).

Who are E. W. Scripps' key executives?

E. W. Scripps' management team includes the following 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)

What is E. W. Scripps' stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

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

One share of SSP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.90.

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

E. W. Scripps has a market capitalization of $724.35 million.

What is E. W. Scripps' official website?

The official website for E. W. Scripps is 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]

This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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