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MEG Media General, Inc. daily Stock Chart
Media General, Inc.
Index- P/E37.53 EPS (ttm)0.38 Insider Own0.90% Shs Outstand127.71M Perf Week2.44%
Market Cap1.82B Forward P/E11.46 EPS next Y1.24 Insider Trans-4.17% Shs Float124.17M Perf Month42.89%
Income35.30M PEG18.76 EPS next Q0.01 Inst Own25.00% Short Float11.18% Perf Quarter-14.87%
Sales994.20M P/S1.83 EPS this Y480.00% Inst Trans1.59% Short Ratio7.29 Perf Half Y-14.04%
Book/sh11.47 P/B1.24 EPS next Y475.93% ROA0.90% Target Price18.00 Perf Year12.64%
Cash/sh0.56 P/C25.26 EPS next 5Y2.00% ROE2.70% 52W Range9.74 - 18.00 Perf YTD-14.76%
Dividend- P/FCF- EPS past 5Y18.00% ROI1.50% 52W High-20.78% Beta3.07
Dividend %- Quick Ratio2.40 Sales past 5Y0.50% Gross Margin61.70% 52W Low46.41% ATR0.59
Employees5300 Current Ratio2.40 Sales Q/Q7.60% Oper. Margin17.20% RSI (14)62.11 Volatility3.39% 3.96%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.55 EPS Q/Q-92.90% Profit Margin3.50% Rel Volume0.93 Prev Close14.77
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.54 EarningsNov 05 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume1.90M Price14.26
Recom1.70 SMA2010.53% SMA5013.81% SMA200-6.50% Volume1,769,770 Change-3.45%
Oct-12-15Downgrade Wedbush Outperform → Neutral
Jun-25-15Reiterated The Benchmark Company Buy $25 → $21
Apr-22-15Initiated Nomura Neutral
Jan-07-15Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $19
Oct-03-14Upgrade Gabelli & Co Hold → Buy
Nov-27-13Downgrade Gabelli & Co Buy → Hold
Jan-07-13Resumed BMO Capital Markets Outperform $52 → $50
Oct-21-09Upgrade Davenport Reduce/Sell → Neutral
Jan-16-08Reiterated Deutsche Securities Hold $23 → $21
Dec-12-07Initiated Credit Suisse Neutral $23
Oct-19-07Reiterated Deutsche Securities Hold $30 → $28
Jun-15-07Reiterated Deutsche Securities Hold $38 → $34
Feb-01-07Reiterated Deutsche Securities Hold $36 → $39
Oct-09-15 10:56AM  US television M&A: too many cooks at Financial Times
Oct-07-15 02:57PM  Meredith Deal Said on Hold as Media General Assesses Nexstar Bid at Bloomberg +5.75%
10:31AM  With Meredith Deal in Danger, Media General Turns Toward Nexstar at TheStreet
Oct-05-15 04:30PM  Media General Retains Additional Independent Financial and Legal Advisors to Evaluate Nexstar Proposal Business Wire
11:21AM  Media General, Inc. Earnings Q2, 2015
Oct-02-15 04:10PM  Starboard Blasts Media General Merger Proposal at Investopedia
08:58AM  Nexstar Pursuit of Media General Shakes Up TV Broadcaster Club at TheStreet
Oct-01-15 02:21PM  Wells Fargo Tells Media General Investors: Take Nexstar's Offer at The Wall Street Journal
11:19AM  SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Media General (MEG) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Nexstar Broadcasting PR Newswire
Sep-30-15 04:03PM  Now Nexstar Wants to Buy Media General at Investopedia
01:56PM  Jeffrey Smith Sees 100% Upside In This Auto Supplier, Shows How It Can Be Unlocked at Insider Monkey
10:15AM  Starboard Builds Stake in Advance Auto Parts at The Wall Street Journal
10:10AM  Company News for September 30, 2015
09:43AM  Jeff Smith Pushes for Media Generals Sale to Nexstar Broadcasting and Other Investors Will Most Likely Support Him at Insider Monkey
09:31AM  Starboard Threatens Media General Proxy Fight Over Meredith Deal at TheStreet
06:26AM  Starboard Builds 3.7% Stake in Advance Auto Parts at The Wall Street Journal
Sep-29-15 08:04PM  Nexstar Climbs on M&A Attempt, Comtech Plunges on Earnings Miss: Telecom Winners & Losers at TheStreet
06:22PM  Activist opposes Media General's planned acquisition of Meredith at Financial Times
06:01PM  Media General shareholder weighs in on potential Nexstar deal at Fortune
03:35PM  Activist Starboard Urges Media General to Pursue Nexstar Offer at Bloomberg
03:03PM  Starboard Value Sounds Off On Media General at
02:20PM  ETFs with exposure to Media General, Inc. : September 29, 2015
01:28PM  Starboard Urges Media General to Negotiate Deal With Nexstar at The Wall Street Journal
01:22PM  Starboard pushes Media General to take Nexstar deal
11:44AM  Media General (MEG) Stock Gains on Starboard Value Letter at TheStreet
11:39AM  Nexstar-Media General Would Be Pure-Play TV at
10:57AM  Starboard urges Media General to sell itself to Nexstar
10:41AM  Starboard Delivers Letter to Media General Chairman and CEO and Board of Directors PR Newswire
10:18AM  Media General, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : September 29, 2015
10:10AM  Company News for September 29, 2015
09:32AM  Strength Seen in Media General (MEG): Stock Soars 22.3%
12:32AM  Dealpolitik: How Media General Could Save Its Deal With Meredith at The Wall Street Journal
12:31AM  Nexstar Broadcasting Makes Bid for Media General at The Wall Street Journal
Sep-28-15 06:01PM  Warren Buffett Sees No Growth In TV, But M&As Heat Up at Investor's Business Daily +22.33%
05:57PM  Nexstar offers about $1.9B in cash, stock for Media General
05:26PM  What Nexstar Broadcastings attempt to buy Media General means for Meredith Corp merger at Fortune
04:27PM  Alcoa and Media General are big market movers
03:38PM  Nexstar Broadcasting seeks to buy Media General for $1.9 billion at USA TODAY
03:16PM  Nexstar Broadcasting Bids on Media General
02:27PM  Warren Buffett Saved Media General: Don't Dismiss Berkshire In A Fight Over Its Future at Forbes
01:10PM  Second time around: Nexstar Broadcasting aiming to acquire Media General for $4.1B at
12:37PM  Why Media General, Inc. Jumped 27% Monday Morning at Motley Fool
11:38AM  SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Media General (MEG) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Nexstar Broadcasting Business Wire
11:36AM  Broadcaster Nexstar offers to buy Media General in $4.1 bln deal
10:33AM  Nexstar Broadcasting Makes Bid for Media General at The Wall Street Journal
10:33AM  Meredith (MDP) Stock Falls as Nexstar Makes Unsolicited Offer to Buy Media General at TheStreet
10:32AM  What Smart Money Thinks about Media General as Nexstar Broadcasting Steps Up with a Bid? at Insider Monkey
10:21AM  Media General (MEG) Stock Soars on $4.1 Billion Acquisition Offer at TheStreet
09:50AM  Nexstar (NXST) Stock Climbs Following $4.1 Billion Purchase Offer for Media General at TheStreet
09:37AM  Stocks to Watch: Alcoa, Apple, Cal-Maine, Media General at The Wall Street Journal
09:12AM  Bud's bid; Media General counter; Vodafone talks end; American Apparel delisting letter
09:08AM  Media General Confirms Receipt of Unsolicited Proposal from Nexstar Business Wire
07:52AM  Stocks slip to start week; Alcoa's great divide; Trump talks taxes
07:48AM  Early movers: AA, MEG, WMB, BHI, VOD, NVO, FB & more at CNBC
07:29AM  Nexstar Broadcasting makes bid for Media General at MarketWatch
07:00AM  Nexstar Makes Unsolicited Bid on Media General for $1.85 Billion at Bloomberg
06:58AM  Nexstar offers to buy Media General in deal valued at $4.1 bln
Sep-21-15 09:00AM  Media General Appoints Team of Accomplished Journalists to Washington, D.C. News Bureau Business Wire
08:45AM  Media General draws upside play
Sep-16-15 02:38PM  Broadcasters Set for Better Receptions at +7.49%
12:06PM  Media General, ABC Network renew affiliate agreement at MarketWatch
11:06AM  Media General, ABC Network Renew Agreement at The Wall Street Journal
10:21AM  Media General (MEG) Stock Gains on ABC Agreement at TheStreet
09:00AM  Media General and ABC Television Network Announce New Long-Term Affiliation Agreement Business Wire
Sep-15-15 03:22PM  This Media Stock Retakes Key Level As It Scales Up
09:00AM  Media General Appoints Lucy Hughes as Head of Research Business Wire
Sep-14-15 04:15PM  Are There Any Winners From The Meredith-Media General Combo?
Sep-12-15 12:01AM  Follow Up at
Sep-11-15 01:35PM  MDP SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Launches an Investigation of the Board of Directors of Meredith Corporation Regarding the Sale of the Company to Media General Inc. -- MDP PR Newswire
01:24PM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Principal Of
Sep-10-15 07:37PM  Media General to Buy Meredith Corp. at The Wall Street Journal
03:55PM  Buffett On Local TV: This Is Not A Growth Business
11:08AM  Will Gray Television and Nexstar Be Bought Next? at TheStreet
09:27AM  Media General, Inc. -- Moody's says Media General's announced acquisition of Meredith has no immediate impact on credit ratings at Moody's
Sep-09-15 04:20PM  Media General to Buy Meredith; Form New Media Company
03:49PM  Media General to Buy Meredith Corp. for $2.4 Billion at The Wall Street Journal
03:30PM  Leveraged Loans Issuance Falls in Week Ended September 4
02:06PM  Media General Buying Up Meredith for $2.4 Billion at Investopedia
11:59AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Meredith Corporation of Commencement of an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Media General Inc. -- MDP PR Newswire
09:00AM  Wolf Popper LLP Investigates Claims That the Proposed Acquisition of Meredith Corp. May Not Be In the Best Interests of Its Investors PR Newswire
02:03AM  PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Sept 9 Reuters
Sep-08-15 05:27PM  MEREDITH CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout PR Newswire -6.01%
05:04PM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
04:20PM  Brisk Pace Of Mergers Rolls On Despite Market Swings at Investor's Business Daily
04:04PM  The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday
03:59PM  STOCKS SURGE, DOW JUMPS 400: Here's what you need to know
03:25PM  Media General to buy Meredith for $2.4 billion (Video) at
02:50PM  $3 billion deal for Meredith creates an all-time M&A record at Fortune
02:29PM  What Meredith Gains by Linking Up With Media General: Real M&A at Bloomberg
01:36PM  What Hedge Funds Think About Meredith Corporation (MDP) Media General Inc (MEG) Merger? at Insider Monkey
01:13PM  Media General buying Meredith in $2.4B deal
01:06PM  Media General Merger Gives Better Digital Home to Meredith's Magazines at TheStreet
12:49PM  Media General to buy magazine publisher, TV broadcaster Meredith
11:57AM  Media General to buy Meredith for $2.4B in TV, magazine deal at USA TODAY
11:44AM  Why Meredith Corporation Shares Jumped 11.7% on Tuesday Morning at Motley Fool
11:35AM  What to expect from Apple's big event, old media marriage, and Bon Jovi gets banned
11:30AM unveils $1b buyback; Alcoa upgraded; Media General buys Meredith
11:26AM  US STOCKS-Wall St follows world markets higher after holiday weekend
11:21AM  Inside the Media General and Meredith Deal
11:19AM  Inside the Media General and Meredith Media Deal at Bloomberg
Media General, Inc. owns and operates television stations in the United States. It operates 71 network-affiliated stations, and their associated digital media and mobile platforms, including 22 CBS stations, 14 NBC stations, 12 ABC stations, 8 FOX stations, 7 MyNetworkTV stations, 7 CW stations, and 1 Telemundo station in 48 markets. Media General, Inc. was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
BRYAN J STEWART IIIDirectorJun 02Sale17.1025,000427,520919,014Jun 02 02:24 PM
BRYAN J STEWART IIIDirectorJun 01Sale16.6625,000416,398944,014Jun 02 02:24 PM
Conschafter James RVice PresidentDec 17Option Exercise2.1612,33326,63932,733Dec 18 03:13 PM
Conschafter James RVice PresidentDec 17Sale17.0012,333209,66120,400Dec 18 03:13 PM