E.W. Scripps Company (The) - (SSP): Price and Financial Metrics

E.W. Scripps Company (The) - (SSP): $14.56

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POWR Rating

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  • SSP scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 87.85% of US stocks.
  • SSP's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • SSP's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 14.8% of US stocks).

SSP Stock Summary

  • EW SCRIPPS CO's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 85.77% of US equities in our set.
  • SSP's price/sales ratio is 0.51; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 16.33% of US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for SSP comes in at 22.57% -- higher than that of 93.32% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to EW SCRIPPS CO are CIXX, CNDT, HRT, PRAA, and ACCO.
  • SSP's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit EW SCRIPPS CO's official web site, go to www.scripps.com.

SSP Valuation Summary

  • SSP's price/sales ratio is 0.5; this is 37.5% lower than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • SSP's price/sales ratio has moved down 3.8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SSP.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SSP 2022-11-23 0.5 0.6 19.4 12.9
SSP 2022-11-22 0.5 0.6 19.3 12.8
SSP 2022-11-21 0.5 0.6 18.9 12.8
SSP 2022-11-18 0.5 0.6 18.6 12.7
SSP 2022-11-17 0.5 0.6 19.3 12.9
SSP 2022-11-16 0.5 0.6 19.4 12.9

SSP Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -28.52%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -2.79%.
  • Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 33.7%.
Over the past 33 months, SSP's revenue has gone up $970,729,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 2,394.565 276.725 62.546
2022-06-30 2,337.707 253.342 74.994
2022-03-31 2,308.317 224.285 38.9
2021-12-31 2,283.532 237 23.968
2021-09-30 2,252.351 274.147 240.984
2021-06-30 2,190.37 293.378 265.958

SSP'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.
  • SSP has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 16.19% of graded US stocks.
  • SSP's asset turnover comes in at 0.4 -- ranking 33rd of 64 Communication stocks.
  • SBSAA, WOW, and OBLG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with SSP.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.400 0.555 0.130
2021-03-31 0.420 0.544 0.129
2020-12-31 0.474 0.540 0.133
2020-09-30 0.480 0.499 0.051
2020-06-30 0.443 0.469 0.017
2020-03-31 0.453 0.477 0.027

SSP Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SSP, see our SSP price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $25.86 Average Broker Recommendation 1.71 (Moderate Buy)

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SSP Price/Volume Stats

Current price $14.56 52-week high $23.61
Prev. close $14.56 52-week low $9.90
Day low $14.28 Volume 186,100
Day high $14.89 Avg. volume 266,133
50-day MA $13.49 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $15.87 Market Cap 1.22B

E.W. Scripps Company (The) - (SSP) Company Bio

E.W. Scripps operates as a media enterprise with interests in television stations, newspapers, and local and national digital media sites. The company was founded in 1878 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Latest SSP News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about EW SCRIPPS CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SSP as an investment opportunity.

Scripps to webcast presentation from Bank of America Securities Leveraged Finance Conference on Nov. 29

Jason Combs, chief financial officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), and Rebecca Riegelsberger, treasurer and vice president of tax, will discuss the company's business strategies at the 2022 Bank of America Securities Leveraged Finance Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 29, in Boca Raton, Florida.

Yahoo | November 21, 2022

Bounce and MGM partner for new original comedy series 'Act Your Age' starring Kym Whitley and Tisha Campbell, with special guest star Yvette Nicole Brown

Bounce, the popular broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans, today announced a partnership with MGM to produce a new original series, "Act Your Age."

Yahoo | November 17, 2022

Milwaukee radio veteran Steve Wexler transitions to coaching role at Good Karma Brands

Steve Wexler, who returned to the Milwaukee radio business in 2018 to run Good Karma Brands’ Milwaukee stations WTMJ-AM (620) and WKTI-FM (94.5), will transition to a consulting role with the company.

Yahoo | November 15, 2022

E.W. Scripps Third Quarter 2022 Earnings: Misses Expectations

E.W. Scripps ( NASDAQ:SSP ) Third Quarter 2022 Results Key Financial Results Revenue: US$612.1m (up 10% from 3Q 2021...

Yahoo | November 10, 2022

E.W. Scripps (SSP) Misses Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

E.W. Scripps (SSP) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -26.92% and 4.14%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | November 8, 2022

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SSP Price Returns

1-mo 2.61%
3-mo -1.75%
6-mo -5.82%
1-year -21.42%
3-year -0.05%
5-year 0.30%
YTD -24.75%
2021 26.55%
2020 -0.66%
2019 1.12%
2018 1.97%
2017 -19.14%

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