Saga Communications Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)

$42.30 -0.20 (-0.47 %)
(As of 01/23/2018 10:41 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.50
Today's Range$42.28 - $42.40
52-Week Range$37.75 - $52.05
Volume1,700 shs
Average Volume3,243 shs
Market Capitalization$251.05 million
P/E Ratio21.26
Dividend Yield2.87%

About Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)

Saga Communications logoSaga Communications, Inc. is a broadcast company engaged in acquiring, developing and operating broadcast properties. The Company's segments are Radio, Television, and Corporate and Other. As of February 28, 2017, it owned and/or operated four television stations and five low-power television (LPTV) stations serving two markets, and 68 frequency modulation (FM) and 32 amplitude modulation (AM) radio stations serving 24 markets, including Bellingham, Washington; Columbus, Ohio; Norfolk, Virginia; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Manchester, New Hampshire; Des Moines, Iowa, and Joplin, Missouri. As of December 31, 2016, the Radio segment included 24 markets, which includes all 99 of its radio stations. The Television segment included two markets and consists of four television stations and five (LPTV) stations, as of December 31, 2016. The radio stations that the Company owns employ a range of programming formats, including Classic Hits, Adult Contemporary, Classic Rock, News/Talk and Country.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio Broadcasting
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E Ratio21.2562814070352
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


Trailing EPS$1.99
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins9.80%
Return on Equity6.18%
Return on Assets4.71%


Outstanding Shares5,910,000

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Saga Communications' stock symbol?

Saga Communications trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "SGA."

How often does Saga Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Saga Communications?

Saga Communications declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 8th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 18th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, January 5th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 15th. View Saga Communications' Dividend History.

How were Saga Communications' earnings last quarter?

Saga Communications, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter. Saga Communications had a return on equity of 6.18% and a net margin of 9.80%. View Saga Communications' Earnings History.

When will Saga Communications make its next earnings announcement?

Saga Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Saga Communications.

Who are some of Saga Communications' key competitors?

Who are Saga Communications' key executives?

Saga Communications' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Edward K. Christian, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 70)
  • Samuel D. Bush, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Warren S. Lada, Chief Operating Officer (Age 61)
  • Catherine A. Bobinski CPA, Senior Vice President - Finance, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller (Age 55)
  • Marcia K. Lobaito, Senior Vice President, Corporate Secretary, Director - Business Affairs (Age 66)
  • Gary G. Stevens, Lead Independent Director (Age 75)
  • Clarke R. Brown Jr., Independent Director (Age 74)
  • Timothy J. Clarke, Independent Director (Age 70)
  • Roy F. Coppedge III, Independent Director (Age 67)
  • David B. Stephens, Independent Director (Age 69)

How do I buy Saga Communications stock?

Shares of Saga Communications 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 Saga Communications' stock price today?

One share of Saga Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.30.

How big of a company is Saga Communications?

Saga Communications has a market capitalization of $251.05 million.

How can I contact Saga Communications?

Saga Communications' mailing address is 73 KERCHEVAL AVE, GROSSE POINTE FARMS, MI 48236-3667, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-313-8867070.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Saga Communications (SGA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  73 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  139
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Saga Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
6/22/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/23/2016 forward)


Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN SGA) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/6/2018N/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Q3 2017$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$0.57$30.26 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.32$31.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/2017Q4 2016$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q3 2016$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2 2016$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.52$29.06 million$32.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q415$0.63$36.40 million$35.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.47$0.53$33.76 million$33.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.71$0.77$33.94 million$34.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015$0.32$0.36$29.15 million$29.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2015Q414$0.93$0.76$36.28 million$36.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q3$0.75$0.56$33.83 million$34.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q2 14$0.75$0.82$33.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.47$0.42$29.44 million$29.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2014$0.71$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013$0.76$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.80$0.84$33.25 million$33.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.48$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2013Q4 2012$0.97$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q3 2012$0.78$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012Q2 2012$0.85$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012Q1 2012$0.45$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2012Q4 2011$0.66$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011Q3 2011$0.63$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011Q2 2011$0.63$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011Q1 2011$0.23$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2011Q4 2010$0.71$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2010Q3 2010$0.57$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2010Q2 2010$0.69$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2010Q1 2010$0.01$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2010Q4 2009$0.35$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2009Q3 2009$0.28$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2009Q2 2009$0.37$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2009Q1 2009($0.02)($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2009Q4 2008$0.28$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2008Q3 2008$0.42$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2008Q2 2008$0.48$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2008Q1 2008$0.12$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2008Q4 2007$0.45$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/5/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:2.84%
Payout Ratio:60.30% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN SGA) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN:SGA)

Saga Communications (NYSEAMERICAN SGA) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
6/12/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell65$52.00$3,380.001,161,941View SEC Filing  
6/6/2017Catherine A BobinskiVPSell597$49.15$29,342.559,960View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Marcia LobaitoVPSell394$49.50$19,503.0012,243View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Warren S LadaCOOSell2,055$49.30$101,311.5020,459View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Samuel D BushCFOSell1,574$49.00$77,126.0017,864View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017David B StephensDirectorSell3,932$48.89$192,235.481,932View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Samuel D BushCFOSell400$50.50$20,200.0017,925View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017Timothy J ClarkeDirectorSell100$49.80$4,980.001,961View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,053$51.31$54,029.431,162,381View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell3,890$51.87$201,774.301,163,100View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell9,534$51.46$490,619.641,176,580View SEC Filing  
4/27/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,167$51.78$267,547.261,180,435View SEC Filing  
4/25/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell4,039$51.64$208,573.961,184,255View SEC Filing  
4/21/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,957$51.54$152,403.781,186,915View SEC Filing  
4/19/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,200$51.50$61,800.001,188,947View SEC Filing  
4/17/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell4,726$51.44$243,105.441,194,173View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,438$51.35$125,191.301,196,232View SEC Filing  
4/6/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell12$51.40$616.801,196,716View SEC Filing  
3/30/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell3,066$51.33$157,377.781,196,723View SEC Filing  
3/29/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell3,703$51.19$189,556.571,199,789View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell310$51.11$15,844.101,203,592View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell107$51.11$5,468.771,203,821View SEC Filing  
3/2/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell46$51.19$2,354.741,203,951View SEC Filing  
1/27/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,464$50.54$124,530.561,206,473View SEC Filing  
1/26/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell620$51.21$31,750.201,206,925View SEC Filing  
1/19/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell10$51.10$511.001,207,233View SEC Filing  
1/13/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell100$51.10$5,110.001,207,235View SEC Filing  
1/11/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,385$51.17$122,040.451,209,719View SEC Filing  
1/10/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell128$51.15$6,547.201,209,719View SEC Filing  
1/9/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell103$51.17$5,270.511,209,767View SEC Filing  
1/5/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell757$51.10$38,682.701,209,898View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,762$50.79$140,281.981,211,479View SEC Filing  
12/29/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,172$51.12$59,912.641,213,179View SEC Filing  
12/27/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell4,638$51.13$237,140.941,216,764View SEC Filing  
12/22/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell22,415$51.08$1,144,958.201,236,577View SEC Filing  
12/20/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell20,108$50.83$1,022,089.641,260,000View SEC Filing  
12/16/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,351$50.29$269,101.791,265,000View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,661$49.73$281,521.531,272,000View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,586$49.36$78,284.961,273,000View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell249$49.30$12,275.701,273,598View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,153$49.16$105,841.481,275,000View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell3,587$48.87$175,296.691,279,000View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell903$48.94$44,192.821,280,000View SEC Filing  
11/25/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell503$48.90$24,596.701,280,517View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,000$48.60$243,000.001,285,000View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell4,491$48.12$216,106.921,290,478View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,094$47.80$100,093.201,292,000View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell7,656$47.32$362,281.921,299,000View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell86$47.00$4,042.001,300,241View SEC Filing  
10/19/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,034$46.72$235,188.481,304,500View SEC Filing  
10/11/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell139$46.50$6,463.501,305,361View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,587$46.32$119,829.841,307,894View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell413$46.20$19,080.601,308,499View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell999$46.05$46,003.951,309,000View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell501$46.00$23,046.001,309,499View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy2,124$33.94$72,088.561,309,124View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy2,113$34.16$72,180.081,307,000View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy5,546$34.60$191,891.601,304,266View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy2,720$35.01$95,227.201,298,720View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy1,918$35.25$67,609.501,296,000View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy2,082$35.43$73,765.261,294,082View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy9,964$36.05$359,202.201,292,000View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy4,405$36.72$161,751.601,282,036View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Towerview Llcmajor shareholderBuy1,799$37.06$66,670.941,277,631View SEC Filing  
7/27/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy7,879$37.23$293,335.17View SEC Filing  
7/24/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy3,753$37.37$140,249.61View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy1,002$37.44$37,514.88View SEC Filing  
7/22/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy3,374$37.48$126,457.52View SEC Filing  
7/21/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy1,898$37.51$71,193.98View SEC Filing  
6/29/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy1,072$37.51$40,210.72View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy6,332$37.55$237,766.60View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy2,148$38.00$81,624.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,899$54.53$321,672.47View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,943$53.27$103,503.61View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,000$51.90$51,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,040$51.67$105,406.80View SEC Filing  
7/23/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,212$51.52$62,442.24View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,006$51.20$256,307.20View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,670$50.86$84,936.20View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,330$50.72$67,457.60View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell5,339$50.33$268,711.87View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell3,943$49.36$194,626.48View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,130$49.57$105,584.10View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy3,816$34.79$132,758.64View SEC Filing  
8/8/2012Towerview LlcMajor ShareholderBuy87,839$35.17$3,089,297.63View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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