Nexstar Media Group, Inc. - (NXST): Price and Financial Metrics

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. - (NXST): $149.70

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NXST Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 8.2, Nexstar Media Group Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about just 8.33% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • As for revenue growth, note that NXST's revenue has grown 48.1% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 89.63% of US companies in our set.
  • Nexstar Media Group Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 19.18%, greater than the shareholder yield of 90.57% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Nexstar Media Group Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be VRTS, WSC, DVA, AMEH, and GTLS.
  • NXST's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Nexstar Media Group Inc's official web site, go to

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NXST Price/Volume Stats

Current price $149.70 52-week high $163.62
Prev. close $153.28 52-week low $56.30
Day low $149.11 Volume 96,852
Day high $153.99 Avg. volume 493,881
50-day MA $143.33 Dividend yield 1.83%
200-day MA $108.86 Market Cap 6.49B

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. - (NXST) Company Bio

Nexstar Broadcasting Group operates as a television broadcasting and digital media company in the United States. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Irving, Texas.

NXST Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$149.70$1172.25 665%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Nexstar Media Group Inc. To summarize, we found that Nexstar Media Group Inc ranked in the 87th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for NXST, they are:

  • The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than 85.42% of its sector Consumer Cyclical.
  • 48% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than only 16.66% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • Nexstar Media Group Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than only 0.98% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

MIK, GCO, WINA, CWH, and SUP can be thought of as valuation peers to NXST, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Cyclical sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest NXST News From Around the Web

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Nexstar Media Group to Report 2021 First Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 4

Nexstar Media Group will report its 2021 first quarter financial results on May 4 and host a conference call and webcast at 9am ET that morning.

Yahoo | March 31, 2021

Perry A. Sook Sells 50,000 Shares of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) Stock

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) CEO Perry A. Sook sold 50,000 shares of Nexstar Media Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $157.75, for a total transaction of $7,887,500.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 353,176 shares in […]

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NXST Price Returns

1-mo -2.79%
3-mo 36.52%
6-mo 66.42%
1-year 149.10%
3-year 148.09%
5-year 232.14%
YTD 37.87%
2020 -4.42%
2019 51.93%
2018 2.65%
2017 25.89%
2016 10.11%

NXST Dividends

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