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

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. - (NXST)

Today's Latest Price: $111.85 USD

1.99 (-1.75%)

Updated Jan 27 3:22pm

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 11 in Entertainment - Broadcasters

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NXST Stock Summary

  • NXST's current price/earnings ratio is 8.95, which is higher than merely 10.1% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • As for revenue growth, note that NXST's revenue has grown 54.34% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 90.35% of US companies in our set.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for NXST comes in at 20.24% -- higher than that of 90.4% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Nexstar Media Group Inc are VRTS, LAMR, NRG, KOP, and CWT.
  • Visit NXST's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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NXST Price/Volume Stats

Current price $111.85 52-week high $130.12
Prev. close $113.84 52-week low $43.37
Day low $110.00 Volume 681,512
Day high $115.56 Avg. volume 400,548
50-day MA $108.03 Dividend yield 1.97%
200-day MA $91.02 Market Cap 4.93B

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:
$111.85$705.5 520%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for NXST, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Nexstar Media Group Inc ranked in the 83th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 523%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Nexstar Media Group Inc, consider:

  • 40% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than only 13.93% 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 merely 0.91% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Consumer Cyclical), Nexstar Media Group Inc has a reliance on debt greater than 84.61% of them.

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

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Latest NXST News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Nexstar Media Group Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NXST as an investment opportunity.

Stocks Flashing Renewed Technical Strength: AMC Networks

AMC Networks shows rising price performance, earning an upgrade to its IBD Relative Strength Rating.

Yahoo | January 25, 2021

Nexstar Media’s Cable Network, WGN America, to Rebrand as NewsNation and Expand News Programming to Five Hours on Weeknights Beginning March 1

WGN America, Nexstar's cable network, to rebrand as NewsNation and expand its weeknight news programming with two new shows beginning March 1.

Yahoo | January 25, 2021

Nexstar Media Group and Feeding America® Announce Partnership Valued at $2 Million to Combat Hunger and Food Insecurity Across the United States

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nexstar Media Group and Feeding America partner to fight hunger and food insecurity. Nexstar is donating $2 million in airtime and financial support.

Business Wire | January 21, 2021

Nexstar Media’s Cable Network, WGN America, Names Jonathan Killian Vice President, Creative Marketing and Brand Communications

CHICAGO & IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jonathan Killian, former CNN International executive, joins Nexstar’s WGN America as Vice President, Creative Marketing and Brand Communications.

Business Wire | January 19, 2021

Supreme Court Hints It Will Let FCC Relax Media-Ownership Limits

(Bloomberg) -- The Supreme Court suggested it will let the Federal Communications Commission ease limits on the ownership of local media outlets, giving the broadcast industry and President Donald Trump’s administration a mostly favorable reception in a long-running fight.Hearing arguments by phone Tuesday, the justices questioned a federal appeals court decision that blocked the changes. The appeals court told the FCC to first study the potential impact on female and minority ownership in the media industry.Republicans and the broadcast industry have been seeking to relax the ownership limits for decades, saying the restrictions are badly outdated. Easing the rules could mean a wave of consolidation affecting TV stations nationwide.“We’re stuck with rules from the 1970s that 20 years a...

Yahoo | January 19, 2021

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NXST Price Returns

1-mo 3.05%
3-mo 36.58%
6-mo 29.33%
1-year -6.67%
3-year 50.76%
5-year 174.80%
YTD 2.44%
2020 -4.42%
2019 51.93%
2018 2.65%
2017 25.89%
2016 10.11%

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