SSP - The E.W. Scripps Company

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
21.64
-0.45 (-2.04%)
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Previous Close22.09
Open21.91
Bid20.95 x 1000
Ask29.85 x 800
Day's Range21.40 - 22.01
52 Week Range10.69 - 23.41
Volume414,664
Avg. Volume443,962
Market Cap1.746B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.51
PE Ratio (TTM)91.31
EPS (TTM)0.24
Earnings DateMay 6, 2019 - May 10, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.20 (0.91%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-03-14
1y Target Est20.50
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  • Company News For Mar 21, 2019
    Zacks3 days ago

    Company News For Mar 21, 2019

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

  • PR Newswire3 days ago

    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 Journals4 days ago

    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 Journals4 days ago

    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.

  • Reuters4 days ago

    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.com4 days ago

    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.

  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    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 Newswire4 days ago

    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 StreetEvents13 days ago

    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?
    Zacks17 days 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 Newswire19 days 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 Fool23 days 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 Newswire23 days 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 ...

  • According to Jim Debuts Monday, March 4 on Laff
    PR Newswire24 days ago

    According to Jim Debuts Monday, March 4 on Laff

    ATLANTA , Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  According to Jim starring Jim Belushi will be seen weekdays 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. (ET) on Laff beginning Monday, March 4 . Belushi plays an easy going suburban Chicago ...

  • Scripps Howard Awards select the best of 2018 journalism, announce finalists
    PR Newswire26 days ago

    Scripps Howard Awards select the best of 2018 journalism, announce finalists

    CINCINNATI , Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Times and the South Florida Sun Sentinel in Deerfield Beach, Florida , lead news organizations receiving recognition from the judges of the 66th ...

  • Is The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ:SSP) Investing Your Capital Efficiently?
    Simply Wall St.27 days ago

    Is The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ:SSP) Investing Your Capital Efficiently?

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  • E.W. Scripps (SSP) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth
    Zackslast month

    E.W. Scripps (SSP) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

    E.W. Scripps (SSP) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Recent Analysis Shows Avon Products, The Travelers Companies, Avangrid, E.W. Scripps, VAREX IMAGING, and pdvWireless Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth

    NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders,.

  • Stitcher announces new podcasts with Vox Media, Conan O'Brien, Bill Nye and more
    PR Newswirelast month

    Stitcher announces new podcasts with Vox Media, Conan O'Brien, Bill Nye and more

    Hosted by Stitcher and six other top podcast networks, the Winter Podcast Upfront gave advertisers, agencies and media a first look at the newest partnerships, talent and shows slated for 2019, with presentations featuring stars, producers and leading industry executives. Actor and comedian Paul Scheer joined Stitcher Chief Revenue Officer Korri Kolesa to unveil Stitcher's slate of new programming.

  • Bounce Acquires Rights to Moesha and The Game in New Licensing Agreement With CBS Television Distribution, Hit Shows to be Seen Weeknights Back-to-Back Starting Mon. Feb. 18, Moesha 7-8:00 p.m. (ET), The Game 8-9:00 p.m. (ET)
    PR Newswirelast month

    Bounce Acquires Rights to Moesha and The Game in New Licensing Agreement With CBS Television Distribution, Hit Shows to be Seen Weeknights Back-to-Back Starting Mon. Feb. 18, Moesha 7-8:00 p.m. (ET), The Game 8-9:00 p.m. (ET)

    ATLANTA , Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Bounce has licensed the broadcast television rights to the popular and NAACP Image Award-winning series Moesha and The Game in a multi-year agreement with CBS Television ...

  • Bounce Announces McDonald's® as Official Sponsor Of the 2019 Bounce Trumpet Awards
    PR Newswirelast month

    Bounce Announces McDonald's® as Official Sponsor Of the 2019 Bounce Trumpet Awards

    Toyota, P&G and L'Oréal also Partner With 27th Annual Event Celebrating African-American Achievements World Premieres on Bounce Sun., Feb. 17, at 9:00 p.m. ET ATLANTA , Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  McDonald's ...

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Top podcast companies to present Winter Podcast Upfront at United Talent Agency

    ESPN, iHeartRadio, NPR, PMM, Stitcher, WNYC Studios and Wondery will bring marquee podcast talent to unveil industry announcements LOS ANGELES , Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven of the industry's top ...

  • Markitlast month

    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 neutral * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is low and declining Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is low for SSP with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. Additionally, this was an improvement in sentiment as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices reduced their short positions on January 28. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding SSP totaled $986 million. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. 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 | NeutralThe current level displays a neutral 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.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Scripps announces Give Light Awards winners

    CINCINNATI, Feb. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP) today awarded its Give Light Awards, honoring some of the best work from 2018 across the company. "The Give Light Awards were created to recognize the powerful journalism of Scripps employees across the country to improve the lives of those we serve as well as the creativity and problem-solving all of our teams bring to their daily work," Scripps President and CEO Adam Symson said. Creating a Better-Informed World: Charlie Specht, investigative reporter, and Jeff Wick, photographer, from WKBW in Buffalo, New York, for storytelling with the greatest impact.