SSP - The E.W. Scripps Company

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
22.42
+0.32 (+1.45%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

22.27 -0.15 (-0.65%)
After hours: 4:03PM EDT

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Previous Close22.10
Open22.17
Bid10.12 x 900
Ask22.98 x 800
Day's Range21.70 - 22.48
52 Week Range10.69 - 23.41
Volume289,655
Avg. Volume431,150
Market Cap1.81B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.84
PE Ratio (TTM)94.60
EPS (TTM)0.24
Earnings DateMay 6, 2019 - May 10, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.20 (0.95%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-03-14
1y Target Est22.67
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  • American City Business Journalsyesterday

    Court TV launches May 8 with UB grad involved

    The debut of the new Court TV, guided in part by University at Buffalo graduate John Alleva, is set for May 8.

  • 'Sold in America' podcast from Stitcher, Scripps wins prestigious Gracie Award
    PR Newswire7 days ago

    'Sold in America' podcast from Stitcher, Scripps wins prestigious Gracie Award

    CNCINNATI, April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- "Sold in America," the 2018 podcast series produced by industry leader Stitcher, owned by The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP), and the Scripps Washington Bureau, is being honored with a Gracie Award. "Sold in America," which investigated the billion-dollar sex trade industry in the United States, won in the National Interactive Media Podcast-Investigative category.

  • Court TV Sets May 8 Launch Date, Unveils Programming Plans
    PR Newswire8 days ago

    Court TV Sets May 8 Launch Date, Unveils Programming Plans

    ATLANTA, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Katz Networks (part of The E.W. Scripps Company - NASDAQ: SSP) today announced that the new Court TV will premiere across all platforms on Wednesday, May 8 at 9:00 a.m./EDT. The Court TV weekday schedule will kick-off daily at 9:00 a.m. EDT with live, gavel-to-gavel coverage of the most important and compelling trials being conducted across America. Yodit Tewolde has the morning shift at the Court TV news desk, anchoring trial coverage from 9:00 a.m. – 12 Noon.

  • Is The E.W. Scripps Company's (NASDAQ:SSP) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future?
    Simply Wall St.11 days ago

    Is The E.W. Scripps Company's (NASDAQ:SSP) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future?

    Investors are always looking for growth in small-cap stocks like The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ:SSP), with a market cap of US$1.8b. However, an important fact which most ignore is: how financially healthy is the business...

  • Saints & Sinners Season Four to Debut July 7, Bounce to Air Seasons 1-3 on Sunday Nights Beginning April 14
    PR Newswire12 days ago

    Saints & Sinners Season Four to Debut July 7, Bounce to Air Seasons 1-3 on Sunday Nights Beginning April 14

    ATLANTA , April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bounce is turning up the heat on Sunday nights this spring and summer. In anticipation of the all-new, season four of Saints & Sinners  premiering Sunday, July ...

  • PR Newswire14 days ago

    Scripps Buffalo station recognized by IRE for "Fall from Grace" series on clergy abuse

    CINCINNATI, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WKBW, the Buffalo, New York, ABC affiliate owned by The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP), is being recognized by Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) for its work to uncover child sexual abuse inside the Catholic Church in Western New York. The IRE Awards are presented annually by the nonprofit IRE organization to recognize the best in investigative reporting from print, broadcast and online media.

  • Markit21 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about E. W. Scripps Co.

    E. W. Scripps Co NASDAQ/NGS:SSPView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows but are weakening * Bearish sentiment is low Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is low for SSP with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative and may be weakening. The net inflows of $332 million over the last one-month into ETFs that hold SSP are among the lowest of the last year and appear to be slowing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NegativeThe current level displays a negative indicator. SSP credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels of the last 3 years, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Scripps CEO’s pay soars
    American City Business Journals22 days ago

    Scripps CEO’s pay soars

    E.W. Scripps Co. CEO Adam Symson’s compensation skyrocketed last year thanks to hefty increases in incentive pay. Downtown Cincinnati-based TV and digital media operator Scripps (NYSE: SSP) gave Symson a whopping 72 percent pay hike last year, according to the company’s recently released proxy statement. Symson made $3.4 million last year, up from a shade below $2 million the prior year.

  • Scripps nominates broadcast veteran Wonya Lucas to board of directors
    PR Newswire28 days ago

    Scripps nominates broadcast veteran Wonya Lucas to board of directors

    CINCINNATI, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP) has nominated Wonya Lucas, president and CEO of Public Broadcasting Atlanta, for election to its board of directors. Lucas, 57, has had a 20-year career in television broadcasting, brand management and product development.

  • PR Newswire29 days ago

    Scripps casts look at future of media with 16 sessions at NAB annual convention

    CINCINNATI, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Top executives from The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP) and its portfolio of brands will participate in more than 15 sessions across a range of topics at NAB Show beginning April 6. It is hosted by the National Association of Broadcasters and takes place April 6-11 in Las Vegas. Scripps President and CEO Adam Symson said the company's robust presence at NAB reflects the company's growth and industry leadership.

  • Company News For Mar 21, 2019
    Zackslast month

    Company News For Mar 21, 2019

    Companies In The News Are: FDX,GIS,SMAR,SSP

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Scripps wins Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Political Journalism

    CINCINNATI, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For its comprehensive coverage of controversial topics that went beyond the headlines, The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP) is being honored with a Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism. The University of Southern California's Norman Lear Center announced 13 winners for its biennial awards, naming Scripps a winner in the local station group category. Scripps also won in this category in 2017.

  • American City Business Journalslast month

    Scripps to acquire South Florida TV station

    "This acquisition represents another step in our plan to improve the depth, reach and durability of our broadcast television station portfolio while adding nicely to the company's free cash flow generation,"

  • Scripps makes first NYC entry with latest TV station deal
    American City Business Journalslast month

    Scripps makes first NYC entry with latest TV station deal

    E.W. Scripps Co. plans to add eight television stations to its portfolio, including its first New York City property. The downtown Cincinnati-based media company (Nasdaq: SSP) will purchase the stations, which are in seven different markets, from the Nexstar Media Group Inc. as part of its merger with Tribune Media for a total of $580 million. The deal will expand Scripps’ portfolio to 59 local stations in 42 markets that reach nearly 30 percent of U.S. TV households.

  • Reuterslast month

    Nexstar Media to sell 19 TV stations to Tegna, E.W. Scripps

    (Reuters) - Nexstar Media Group said on Wednesday it would sell 11 television stations to Tegna Inc and eight to E.W. Scripps Co for about $1.32 billion in cash. Separately, Nexstar said it was in talks ...

  • TheStreet.comlast month

    E.W. Scripps to Buy 8 TV Stations From Nexstar and Tribune Media

    The Cincinnati, Ohio-based Scripps said it will pay $505 million for six markets and $75 million for WPIX, the CW affiliate in New York City. Scripps said it plans to finance the acquisition with a mix of term loans and unsecured debt that will raise its total debt to $1.85 billion and leave it with a total leverage ratio net of cash of about five times at closing. In addition, Scripps said it granted Nexstar the option to buy back WPIX in New York City.

  • MarketWatchlast month

    E.W. Scripps stock jumps premarket on news to acquire 8 TV stations from Nexstar-Tribune

    Shares of The E.W. Scripps Co. soared 5% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the media company said it is acquiring eight TV stations in seven markets from the Nexstar Media Group Inc. and Tribune Media . Those two companies are selling assets as part of a plan to merge. E.W. Scripps said it will pay $505 million for six markets and $75 million for WPIX, the CW affiliate in New York City. The stations had blended revenue for 2017 to 2018 of $263 million and EBITDA of $56 million. The company is planning to finance the deal with a mix of term loans and unsecured debt, that will raise its total debt to $1.85 billion and leave it with a total leverage ratio net of cash of about 5 times at closing. The company is expecting the deal to expand its presence in Arizona, Florida, Michigan and New York and to add about 769 employees. The company has granted Nexstar the option to buy WPIX back from March 31, 2020 through the end of 2021. E.W. Scripps shares have gained 76% in the last 12 months, while the S&P 500 has gained 4%.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Scripps to acquire eight television stations from Nexstar-Tribune merger divestitures

    CINCINNATI, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP) is acquiring eight television stations in seven markets from the Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST) transaction with Tribune Media (TRCO) as it continues executing its plan to enhance the strength and operating performance of its Local Media portfolio. The acquisition grows the Scripps local television station footprint to 59 stations in 42 markets with a reach of nearly 30 percent of U.S. TV households. It also diversifies Scripps' network affiliations, adding two CBS stations, two Fox stations and four CWs.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEventslast month

    Edited Transcript of SSP earnings conference call or presentation 1-Mar-19 2:30pm GMT

    Q4 2018 E. W. Scripps Co Earnings Call

  • Will E.W. Scripps Continue to Surge Higher?
    Zacks2 months ago

    Will E.W. Scripps Continue to Surge Higher?

    As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in E.W. Scripps Company.

  • Winners of 2018 Scripps Howard Awards announced, honoring the best in journalism
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    Winners of 2018 Scripps Howard Awards announced, honoring the best in journalism

    CINCINNATI, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Comprehensive multiplatform reporting and collaboration with news outlets are trends among winners of the 2018 Scripps Howard Awards. Today, the Scripps Howard Foundation announces winners of its 66th awards in 15 categories, honoring the best in American journalism from the past year. The Foundation will present more than $170,000 in prize money to the winning organizations and journalists at its annual awards show on April 18 in Cincinnati.

  • E.W. Scripps Company (New)(OLD) (SSP) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool2 months ago

    E.W. Scripps Company (New)(OLD) (SSP) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    SSP earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Scripps reports fourth-quarter 2018 results

    CINCINNATI , March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) today reported operating results for the fourth quarter of 2018. Total revenue was $368 million compared to $262 million ...