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The E.W. Scripps Company (SSP)

NASDAQ: SSP · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
18.98 0.14 (0.74%)
Dec 3, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap1.57B
Revenue (ttm)2.25B
Net Income (ttm)240.98M
Shares Out82.52M
EPS (ttm)3.19
PE Ratio5.95
Forward PE6.81
Dividend$0.05 (0.26%)
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
Volume245,159
Open19.00
Previous Close18.84
Day's Range18.73 - 19.28
52-Week Range13.18 - 24.78
Beta1.97
AnalystsBuy
Price Target26.00 (+37.0%)
Earnings DateNov 5, 2021

About SSP

The E.W. Scripps Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a media enterprise through a portfolio of local and national media brands. The company operates through Local Media, National Media, and Other segments. The 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, syndicated, and original programming. The National Media segment offers content services through apps on Internet-connected devi...

IndustryMedia
IPO DateJun 29, 1988
CEOAdam Symson
Employees5,400
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolSSP
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 7 analysts, the average rating for SSP stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 26.00, which is an increase of 36.99% from the latest price.

Price Target
$26.00
(36.99% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Scripps Networks appoints Cheryle Harrison head of Bounce

CINCINNATI, Dec. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheryle Harrison has been appointed the head of Bounce, the nation's popular entertainment television network serving African Americans. Harrison has served in v...

2 days ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps Howard Awards to accept entries starting Dec. 1

CINCINNATI, Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Awards, one of the nation's most prestigious journalism competitions, will accept entries from Dec. 1, 2021, to Feb. 6, 2022, for reporting an...

3 days ago - PRNewsWire

Joseph Naylor joins Scripps as VP of emerging products for Local Media division

CINCINNATI, Nov. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Joseph Naylor has been hired as vice president of emerging products for The E.W. Scripps Company's (NASDAQ: SSP) Local Media division.

3 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

E.W. Scripps (SSP) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

E.W. Scripps (SSP) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 91.67% and 1.54%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

4 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Scripps outperforms on Q3 revenue, EBITDA on the strength of core advertising, networks results

CINCINNATI, Nov. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the third quarter of 2021, The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) reported 18% year-over-year, adjusted combined increases in both local core and national net...

4 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

Analysts Estimate E.W. Scripps (SSP) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

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.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Scripps Networks celebrates the holidays with five new original movies on ION and Bounce

ATLANTA, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Five new original holiday movies will premiere on ION and Bounce beginning Sunday, Nov. 21. In total, the Scripps Networks will combine to air over 200 hours of ho...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps taps Andrés Chaparro as new VP and GM of KXXV/KRHD TV stations in Waco/Temple/Bryan, Texas

CINCINNATI, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Andrés Chaparro has been appointed vice president and general manager for KXXV and KRHD, The E.W. Scripps Company's (NASDAQ: SSP) ABC affiliates in the Waco/Tem...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps literacy campaign will distribute 200,000 books to kids across the country

CINCINNATI, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The national "If You Give a Child a Book …" campaign will distribute over 200,000 books to kids in low-income households across the country this school year. Th...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps to report third-quarter 2021 operating results on Nov. 5

CINCINNATI, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) will report third-quarter 2021 operating results before Nasdaq trading begins on Friday, Nov. 5.

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps appoints Dave German VP and GM of KMTV in Omaha, Nebraska

CINCINNATI, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dave German has been appointed vice president and general manager for KMTV, The E.W. Scripps Company's (NASDAQ: SSP) CBS affiliate in Omaha, Nebraska, effective ...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Newsy launches today over the air, available in over 90% of U.S.

CINCINNATI, Oct. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Newsy becomes the nation's only free 24/7 broadcast news network today, available to more than 90% of U.S. television homes through over-the-air service and supp...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps' KMGH in Denver wins National Emmy Award for breaking news coverage

CINCINNATI, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- KMGH in Denver, an ABC affiliate owned by The E.W.

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Bounce Renews Johnson For Second Season, First Season Finale Premieres This Sunday, Oct. 3 @ 8:00 P.M. ET/PT

ATLANTA, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bounce, the leading broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans, announced today that the hit new original series Johnson  will b...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Misfits Secures $35 Million Investment Led By The E.W. Scripps Company

The Misfits Gaming Group continues to grow with more investment coming in from some big name companies.

2 months ago - Forbes

Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV on Five Local Television Stations in Cincinnati, OH

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cincinnati's leading television stations today began broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Today's launch includes WCPO-TV (ABC), W...

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2 months ago - Business Wire

7 Cheap Stocks to Buy for $20 Or Less in September

Each of these seven stocks can be had for $20 or less, but these aren't just cheap stocks. They have real economic tailwinds for the investor.

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2 months ago - InvestorPlace

Scripps expands news leadership team for Newsy, Court TV

CINCINNATI, Sept. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W.

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV on Eight Local Television Stations in Kansas City, MO

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kansas City's leading television stations today began broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Today's launch includes KMBC-TV (...

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3 months ago - Business Wire

Scripps appoints Adam Chase VP and GM of WTKR in Norfolk, Virginia

CINCINNATI, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) has appointed  Adam Chase to the role of vice president and general manager for WTKR, Scripps' CBS affiliate in Norfolk, ...

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV on Four Local Television Stations in Indianapolis, IN

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Four leading local television stations in Indianapolis, including WRTV (ABC), WTTK (CBS), WTHR (NBC), and WXIN (FOX), today bring NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital b...

Other symbols:NXSTTGNA
3 months ago - Business Wire

E.W. Scripps (SSP) Tops Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

E.W. Scripps (SSP) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 36.36% and 2.65%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Scripps beats expectations with Q2 results, raises 2021 free cash flow guidance

CINCINNATI, Aug. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the second quarter of 2021, The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) grew consolidated revenue by 23% over the same period last year on a same-station basis, fu...

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

Scripps taps Eric Ludgood to lead Newsy

CINCINNATI, Aug. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning news executive Eric Ludgood has been hired as the head of Newsy by The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), effective Aug. 16.

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

Robert Durst (HBO's "The Jinx") Expected to Take Witness Stand, Court TV to Air Testimony Live in its Entirety Durst ...

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Court TV will provide live coverage of real estate heir Robert Durst testifying in his own defense when he takes the witness stand in his trial in which he is a...

3 months ago - PRNewsWire