Valassis Communications Company Profile (NYSE:VCI)

About Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)

Valassis Communications logoValassis Communications, Inc. (Valassis) is a media delivery, providing over 15,000 advertisers and media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share. The Company's business segments include Shared Mail, Neighborhood Targeted and Free-standing Inserts. Shared Mail offers the only national shared mail distribution network in the industry with products that have the ability to reach nine out of 10 United States households through shared mail distribution. In February 2014, Harland Clarke Holdings Corp completed the acquisition of Valassis Communications, Inc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Media
  • Sub-Industry: Publishing
  • Symbol: NYSE:VCI
  • CUSIP: 91886610
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $2.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.25
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%

Frequently Asked Questions for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)

What is Valassis Communications' stock symbol?

Valassis Communications trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VCI."

How were Valassis Communications' earnings last quarter?

Valassis Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, December, 18th. The company reported $0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.85. View Valassis Communications' Earnings History.

Who are some of Valassis Communications' key competitors?

How do I buy Valassis Communications stock?

Shares of Valassis Communications can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Valassis Communications' stock price today?

One share of Valassis Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.02.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Valassis Communications (NYSE VCI)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  58 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  60 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  118
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
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Earnings History for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Earnings by Quarter for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Valassis Communications (NYSE VCI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/18/2013Q4$0.85$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.85$0.72$494.90 million$489.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.77$0.70$507.58 million$495.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.69$0.54$489.90 million$482.52 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.95$0.85$556.61 million$579.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.73$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.77$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.67$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.80$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.72$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.68$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.52$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.59$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.85 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.32 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Most Recent Dividend:1/15/2014
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)

Dividend History by Quarter for Valassis Communications (NYSE VCI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Valassis Communications (NYSE:VCI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/18/2013Linda SchalekSVPSell5,000$34.75$173,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Brian HusselbeeCEOSell4,353$28.42$123,712.26View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013James ParkinsonEVPSell5,593$28.42$158,953.06View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Linda SchalekSVPSell1,726$28.42$49,052.92View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Ronald GoolsbyCOOSell6,681$28.42$189,874.02View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Alan SchultzDirectorSell39,666$29.05$1,152,297.30View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Alan F SchultzDirectorSell101,567$29.10$2,955,599.70View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Alan SchultzDirectorSell106,688$29.05$3,099,286.40View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Alan SchultzDirectorSell144,140$28.78$4,148,349.20View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Alan SchultzDirectorSell189,315$28.61$5,416,302.15View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Alan SchultzDirectorSell81,348$28.47$2,315,977.56View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Alan SchultzDirectorSell83,542$29.08$2,429,401.36View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Alan F SchultzDirectorSell5,184$29.76$154,275.84View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Alan F SchultzDirectorSell68,795$29.06$1,999,182.70View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Linda J SchalekSVPSell1,400$29.00$40,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Todd L WiseleyEVPSell3,531$29.00$102,399.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2013Todd L WiseleyEVPSell7,000$28.00$196,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Robert L RecchiaCFOSell34,600$25.67$888,182.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Alan F SchultzDirectorSell38,467$25.86$994,756.62View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Valassis Communications (VCI) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

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