Weekly The EW Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) Ratings

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 76.96% of the company's stock. Earnest Ptnrs Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 1,242 shares. The stock has a market cap of $1.89 billion, a P/E ratio of 29.15 and a beta of 1.83. SSP has 538,325 volume or 24.49% up from normal. Victory Incorporated invested in 0.11% or 3.24 million shares. Cohen Klingenstein Llc who had been investing in Walt Disney Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $150.89 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.53% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $3.82. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has declined 11.59% since April 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 39.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.9 in 2017 Q4. It has change of 0.23, from 2017Q3's 0.9. 162 funds opened positions while 508 raised stakes. Alliancebernstein L P reported 0% stake. The Tealwood Asset Management Inc holds 134,875 shares with $2.11M value, down from 159,385 last quarter. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc Inc reported 272,411 shares or 0% of all its holdings. American International Gru Incorporated holds 45,681 shares. Arizona State Retirement Systems stated it has 92,900 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 299,391 shares of the company's stock worth $5,721,000 after acquiring an additional 63,700 shares during the last quarter. Water Island Capital Lc owns 19,263 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. The positive are 33%. Evercore upgraded The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) rating on Tuesday, January 3. The stock of Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) earned "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Thursday, October 26. $16.50's average target is 46.41% above currents $11.27 stock price. On Monday, November 6 Noble Financial maintained the shares of SSP in report with "Buy" rating. It has outperformed by 2.24% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Underperform" rating and $95 target in Monday, May 15 report. Benchmark maintained it with "Buy" rating and $2400 target in Friday, August 4 report. They expect $-0.08 earnings per share, down 300.00 % or $0.06 from last year's $-0.02 per share.

Among 3 analysts covering The E W Scripps (NYSE:SSP), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Scripps had 25 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 4 by Noble Financial. The rating was maintained by Guggenheim on Friday, January 26 with "Hold". Noble Financial maintained The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) on Monday, January 22 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 13 by Benchmark. After having $0.14 EPS previously, The E.W. Scripps Company's analysts see -157.14% EPS growth. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Monday, September 18. Guggenheim maintained the shares of SSP in report on Wednesday, February 28 with "Hold" rating. On Wednesday, November 18 the stock rating was initiated by Stephens with "Equal-Weight". The stock has "Buy" rating by Benchmark on Monday, February 27.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.23, from 0.9 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 16 investors sold SSP shares while 39 reduced holdings. 23 funds amassed stakes and 39 increased stakes. Ny State Common Retirement Fund accumulated 0.01% or 281,713 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) stated it has 3,621 shs. Dimensional Fund Limited Partnership holds 0.04% or 5.88 million shares in its portfolio. Zacks' sales averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that that provide coverage for E. W. Scripps. Moreover, Riverhead Management Ltd Liability Corporation has 0% invested in The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) for 7,454 shs. Litespeed Ltd Liability, a New York-based fund reported 178,620 shares. Fincl Bank Of Ny Mellon Corp holds 0.01% in The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) or 2.33M shares.

The E.W. Scripps Company is a media enterprise with interests in television and radio broadcasting, as well as local and national digital media brands. Swiss Retail Bank has invested 0% in The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP). 35,552 were accumulated by Public Sector Pension Invest Board. The stock of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, January 22 by Noble Financial.

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