Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE): Price and Financial Metrics

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE): $11.46

0.37 (-3.13%)

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LEE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $11.46 52-week high $23.51
Prev. close $11.83 52-week low $10.09
Day low $11.46 Volume 15,726
Day high $11.80 Avg. volume 11,237
50-day MA $12.29 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $14.53 Market Cap 69.59M

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where LEE ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.33% of US stocks.
  • LEE's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • LEE's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 11.86% of US stocks).

LEE Stock Summary

  • LEE ENTERPRISES INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 99.43% of US listed stocks.
  • LEE's price/sales ratio is 0.1; that's higher than the P/S ratio of just 2.56% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 55.07 for LEE ENTERPRISES INC; that's greater than it is for 99.09% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LEE, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CWH, PBPB, AIRT, CRBG, and HA.
  • Visit LEE's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.lee.net.

LEE Valuation Summary

  • LEE's price/sales ratio is 0.1; this is 94.74% lower than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, LEE's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LEE.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LEE 2023-09-13 0.1 5.8 -6.8 20.0
LEE 2023-09-12 0.1 5.6 -6.6 19.9
LEE 2023-09-11 0.1 5.5 -6.5 19.8
LEE 2023-09-08 0.1 5.4 -6.3 19.8
LEE 2023-09-07 0.1 5.8 -6.8 19.9
LEE 2023-09-06 0.1 5.8 -6.9 20.0

LEE Growth Metrics

    The 3 year price growth rate now stands at -20.89%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -50.25%.
  • The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -71.32%.
LEE's revenue has moved up $285,250,000 over the prior 30 months.

The table below shows LEE's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 781.246 8.023 9.903
2022-03-31 782.699 10.219 13.399
2021-12-31 785.115 32.277 19.541
2021-09-30 794.649 50.078 22.785
2021-06-30 792.503 54.63 16.209
2021-03-31 778.541 78.424 11.707

LEE's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LEE has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 82.05% of graded US stocks.
  • LEE's asset turnover comes in at 0.936 -- ranking 3rd of 14 Printing and Publishing stocks.
  • DJCO, HMHC, and GCI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LEE.

The table below shows LEE's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-27 0.936 0.548 0.099
2021-03-28 0.898 0.552 0.092
2020-12-27 0.800 0.560 0.080
2020-09-27 0.763 0.568 0.064
2020-06-28 0.751 0.585 0.068
2020-03-29 0.761 0.597 0.085

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (LEE) Company Bio

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated provides local news and information, and advertising services primarily in the Midwest, Mountain West, and West regions of the United States. The company was founded in 1890 and is based in Davenport, Iowa.

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Latest LEE News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about LEE ENTERPRISES INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LEE as an investment opportunity.

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Will Ashworth on InvestorPlace | August 15, 2023

Sidoti Events, LLC’s Virtual August Micro-Cap Conference

Sidoti Events, LLC, an affiliate of Sidoti & Company, LLC, has released the presentation schedule and weblinks for its two-day August Micro-Cap Conference taking place Wednesday and Thursday, August 16-17, 2023. The presentation schedule is subject to change.

Yahoo | August 15, 2023

Lee Enterprises to present at Sidoti Virtual Investor Conference

DAVENPORT, Iowa, Aug. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE) today announced its Chief Executive Officer, Kevin Mowbray, and Chief Financial Officer, Tim Millage, will hold a group presentation and host one-on-one meetings with investors at the Sidoti August Virtual Investor Conference, taking place on August 16-17, 2023. The group presentation will begin at 9:15 ET on August 16, 2023, and can be accessed live here. Lee Enterprises will also host virtual one-on-

Yahoo | August 9, 2023

Lee Enterprises delivers strong digital growth in the third quarter

Total Digital Revenue(1) was $70M (+15% YOY), representing 41% of revenue Digital-only subscribers total 606,000 (+21% YOY) with revenue +43% YOY Amplified Digital® revenue totaled $24M in the fiscal quarter (+15% YOY) DAVENPORT, Iowa, Aug. 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE), a digital-first subscription platform providing high quality, trusted, local news, information and a major platform for advertising in 75 markets, today reported preliminary third quart

Yahoo | August 3, 2023

Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast August 3, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa, July 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE), a major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of high quality, trusted, local news and information in 75 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday, August 3, 2022, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market opens that day with preliminary results for its 3rd quarter ended June 25, 2023. A live webcast of the conference

Yahoo | July 19, 2023

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LEE Price Returns

1-mo 2.78%
3-mo -14.89%
6-mo -8.47%
1-year -36.65%
3-year 38.07%
5-year -58.33%
YTD -38.25%
2022 -46.27%
2021 174.13%
2020 -11.27%
2019 -32.70%
2018 -10.21%

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