Publishing – Newspapers

(WPO) The Washington Post Company’s Profit Rises

The Washington Post Company’s (WPO) first-quarter 2013 adjusted earnings from continuing operations came in at $3.46 per share, up substantially from $1.18 earned in the prior-year quarter reflecting strength across Television Broadcasting...

23May2013 | | Comments Off on (WPO) The Washington Post Company’s Profit Rises | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company Reports Solid Circulation

The current economic scenario does not look promising for publishing companies, which are bearing the brunt of waning print advertising demand, and The New York Times Company (NYT) is no exception. However, the company witnessed sturdy...

16May2013 | | Comments Off on (NYT) The New York Times Company Reports Solid Circulation | Continued

(WPO) The Washington Post Company’s Profit Rises

The Washington Post Company’s (WPO) first-quarter 2013 adjusted earnings from continuing operations came in at $3.46 per share, up substantially from $1.18 earned in the prior-year quarter reflecting strength across Television Broadcasting...

16May2013 | | Comments Off on (WPO) The Washington Post Company’s Profit Rises | Continued

(NYT) Publishing Industry Stock Update – May 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

The U.S. publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the global economic meltdown has only worsened the situation. The downturn in the publishing industry, which has been going on for the last few years now, came in the wake of declining print readership as more...

9May2013 | | Comments Off on (NYT) Publishing Industry Stock Update – May 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews | Continued

(WPO) Washington Post to Sell The Herald

The economy, which is still not completely out of the woods, has been impeding the growth of publishing companies, and The Washington Post Company (WPO) is no exception. The company recently entered into a deal to sell its daily and...

22Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (WPO) Washington Post to Sell The Herald | Continued

(NYT) Publishing Industry Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

The U.S. publishing industry has been grappling with sinking advertising revenue for a long time, and global economic setbacks have only worsened the situation. The downturn in the publishing industry came in the wake of declining print readership as more readers prefer free online news, thereby making...

16Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (NYT) Publishing Industry Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews | Continued

(GCI) Gannett Defines Growth Prospects

Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI) is repositioning itself to diversify its business model by adding new revenue streams in an effort to make it less susceptible to economic conditions. The company is also adapting to the changing face of the...

11Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (GCI) Gannett Defines Growth Prospects | Continued

(NYT) New York Times Reports Solid Circulation

The current economic scenario does not look promising for publishing companies, who are bearing the brunt of waning print advertising demand, and The New York Times Company (NYT) is no exception. However, the company witnessed sturdy...

12Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (NYT) New York Times Reports Solid Circulation | Continued

(NYT) Publishing Stock Review and Outlook – September 2012 – Industry Outlook

The U.S. publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the global economic meltdown has only worsened the situation. The downturn in the publishing industry, which has been going on for the last few years now, came in the wake of declining print readership as more...

19Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (NYT) Publishing Stock Review and Outlook – September 2012 – Industry Outlook | Continued

(NYT) New York Times to Sell About Group

The New York Times Company (NYT) recently declared a cash deal to sell-off About Group, which it acquired in 2005, to InterActiveCorp (IACI) for a consideration of...

4Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (NYT) New York Times to Sell About Group | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company – Bull of the Day

The New York Times Company’s (NYT) second-quarter 2012 earnings of $0.14 per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a penny, and rose 27.3% from the prior-year quarter. The quarter reflects favorable response to the digital...

14Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (NYT) The New York Times Company – Bull of the Day | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company – Value – 2012 Earnings Growth Anticipated

It’s been a tough few years for the newspaper industry. But The New York Times Company (NYT) is expected to see earnings growth in 2012. This Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) is also a value stock, with a forward P/E of just 11.3.

The...

9Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (NYT) The New York Times Company – Value – 2012 Earnings Growth Anticipated | Continued

(WPO) The Washington Post Company – Bull of the Day

The Washington Post’s (WPO) top and bottom lines surpassed the Zacks expectations in the fourth quarter of 2011. The quarterly earnings of $8.75 per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $5.36 (but dropped 23.8% from the...

29Mar2012 | | Comments Off on (WPO) The Washington Post Company – Bull of the Day | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company Earnings Beat Expectations – Profit Drops

The New York Times Company (NYT) recently posted better-than-expected fourth-quarter 2011 results. The quarterly earnings of 45 cents a share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 42 cents, but dropped 2.2% from 46 cents earned in the...

3Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company Earnings Preview

The New York Times Company (NYT), the publisher of The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune and The Boston Globe, is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday,...

3Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WPO) The Washington Post Company – Bull of the Day

The Washington Post Co.’s (WPO) top and bottom lines surpassed Zacks’ expectations in the third quarter of 2011. The quarterly earnings of $5.27 per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $3.85. Total revenue of $1,032.6...

9Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) Publishing Industry Stock Review – September 2011 – Industry Outlook

The publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the global economic meltdown has worsened the situation. The economic downturn came in the wake of a longer-term secular decline as more readers choose to get news free online, thereby making the print-advertising...

28Sep2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WPO) Washington Post Company Earnings Beat Estimates

The Washington Post Company (WPO) recently posted second-quarter 2011 results. The quarterly earnings of $5.92 per share marked a substantial decrease from $11.04 delivered in the prior-year quarter due to sluggishness...

22Aug2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Beats Expectations but Profit Dips

The New York Times Company (NYT) recently posted better-than-expected second-quarter 2011 results. The quarterly earnings of 14 cents a share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 10 cents, but dropped 22.2% from 18 cents earned in...

7Aug2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company Finds Buyers for Fenway

The New York Times Company (NYT), one of the leading diversified media company has finally got buyers for its minority stake in the Fenway Sports Group. The newspaper publisher in a marathon sale process was looking for buyers since...

5Jul2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(GCI) Gannett to Slash Headcount

Gannett Company Inc. (GCI) grappling with sluggish economic recovery and a slump in advertising demand plans to lower its headcount by 700 employees or 2% of its work force at its U.S. Community Publishing division, Associated Press...

22Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WPO) Kaplan Division Teams with TTS

Kaplan Learning Technologies, a business division of Kaplan, recently announced that it has entered into a partnership with TrainingToolSite.com (TTS).  Kaplan is a pioneer in education services and a part of The Washington Post Company (WPO).

TrainingToolSite.com,...

19Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) Publishing Stock Outlook – June 2011 – Industry Outlook

The publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the recent global economic meltdown has worsened the situation. This downturn followed a longer-term secular decline as more readers choose to get news online for free, making the print-advertising model increasingly...

14Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) Publishing Stock Outlook – June 2011 – Industry Outlook

The publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the recent global economic meltdown has worsened the situation. This downturn followed a longer-term secular decline as more readers choose to get news online for free, making the print-advertising model increasingly...

11Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company Misses by a Penny

The New York Times Company (NYT) recently posted lower-than-expected first-quarter 2011 results, reflecting sagging advertising and circulation revenues. The quarterly earnings of 2 cents a share missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate...

1May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) New York Times Company Earnings Report Misses by a Penny

The New York Times Company (NYT) recently posted lower-than-expected first-quarter 2011 results, reflecting sagging advertising and circulation revenues. The quarterly earnings of 2 cents a share missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate...

26Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company First Quarter 2011 Earnings Preview

The New York Times Company (NYT), a diversified media conglomerate, is scheduled to report its first-quarter 2011 financial results before the bell on Thursday, April 21, 2011. The current Zacks Consensus Estimate for the quarter is...

25Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) New York Times Company Says “Time to Pay”

The much-awaited pricing system for The New York Times Company’s (NYT) NYTimes.com is knocking at the door with a March 28, 2011 launch date in the United States and worldwide. This would mark an end...

21Mar2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) New York Times’ Third Quarter 2010 Outlook Disappoints

The ongoing slump in advertising market continues to weigh upon The New York Times Company (NYT), the publisher of The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe and 15 other daily newspapers.

This prompted...

17Oct2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NYT) The New York Times Company Earnings Report Beats The Street

The New York Times Company (NYT) recently posted better-than-expected second-quarter 2010 results that topped Zacks’ expectations. The quarterly earnings of 18 cents a share surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 14 cents,...

2Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued