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MEG [NYSE]
Media General, Inc.
Index- P/E- EPS (ttm)-0.31 Insider Own0.90% Shs Outstand128.50M Perf Week1.33%
Market Cap2.25B Forward P/E28.66 EPS next Y0.61 Insider Trans-85.87% Shs Float126.08M Perf Month5.17%
Income-39.50M PEG- EPS next Q0.04 Inst Own94.10% Short Float8.82% Perf Quarter7.89%
Sales1.30B P/S1.72 EPS this Y-152.90% Inst Trans-8.44% Short Ratio9.76 Perf Half Y18.79%
Book/sh11.31 P/B1.55 EPS next Y-48.66% ROA-0.90% Target Price17.50 Perf Year3.79%
Cash/sh0.32 P/C54.75 EPS next 5Y2.00% ROE-2.70% 52W Range9.74 - 17.60 Perf YTD8.42%
Dividend- P/FCF23.01 EPS past 5Y29.20% ROI2.00% 52W High0.00% Beta2.46
Dividend %- Quick Ratio2.30 Sales past 5Y33.80% Gross Margin57.40% 52W Low80.70% ATR0.28
Employees5400 Current Ratio2.30 Sales Q/Q68.90% Oper. Margin6.00% RSI (14)68.14 Volatility1.57% 1.54%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.55 EPS Q/Q-57.90% Profit Margin-3.00% Rel Volume1.42 Prev Close17.51
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.55 EarningsMay 06 BMO Payout- Avg Volume1.14M Price17.60
Recom2.50 SMA203.42% SMA504.96% SMA20016.89% Volume1,571,856 Change0.51%
Jan-08-16Downgrade Gabelli & Co Buy → Hold
Nov-06-15Reiterated The Benchmark Company Buy $20 → $19
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
Apr-29-16 10:59AM  U.S. says strong broadcaster interest in spectrum auction Reuters
Apr-28-16 09:00AM  Media General and Katz Television Group Announce Partnership Agreement Business Wire
Apr-21-16 09:00AM  Media General to Announce First Quarter 2016 Earnings Results on May 6, 2016 Business Wire
Apr-20-16 04:05PM  Media General Stations Win 22 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards Business Wire
Mar-31-16 10:06AM  [$$] Publisher Meredith expects digital sales milestone at Financial Times
08:03AM  Ride High on Broadcast TV Momentum: Buy AMC Networks
Mar-23-16 03:03PM  [$$] Four Picks to Gain From FCC Wireless Auction at Barrons.com
Mar-21-16 01:45PM  WWE Poised on Favorable Factors: Have You Added It Yet?
Mar-14-16 09:47AM  Media General, Inc. :MEG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers
Mar-09-16 02:15PM  Televisa Acquires Full Control of Television Internacional
Mar-08-16 01:04PM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Financials
Mar-03-16 12:20PM  Scripps Networks Cut to Hold on Competitive & Forex Woes
Mar-01-16 11:10AM  Grupo Televisa (TV) Q4 Earnings Miss, Revenue Beat
11:05AM  Trump's low advertising spending weighs on U.S. broadcasters
Feb-29-16 07:06PM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
02:36PM  Tribune Media Sends Out Sale Signals at Bloomberg
07:28AM  Tribune Media Will Explore Strategic Options for Broadcaster at Bloomberg
Feb-26-16 05:24PM  Edited Transcript of MEG earnings conference call or presentation 26-Feb-16 3:00pm GMT
04:18PM  Media General (MEG) Stock Closed Up Despite Earnings Miss at TheStreet
02:26PM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit
08:27AM  Media General posts 4Q profit
07:30AM  Media General, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results Business Wire
07:07AM  Q4 2015 Media General Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
Feb-24-16 04:17PM  Leveraged Loan Issuance Fell Last Week in a Challenging Market
11:23AM  Billionaire Christian Leone Boosts Stake in This TV Station Operator, Nelson Peltz Lifts Stake in Struggling Pentair plc. (PNR), Plus 2 Other Moves at Insider Monkey
Feb-18-16 08:27AM  Media General, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 18, 2016
Feb-09-16 09:00AM  Media General to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Results on February 26, 2016 Business Wire
Feb-08-16 01:00PM  Nielsen And Media General Sign Long-Term, Comprehensive Renewal Agreement For Local Market Measurement PR Newswire
08:13AM  Media General, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : February 8, 2016
Feb-02-16 09:18AM  [$$] Meredith Raises Dividend 8.2% at The Wall Street Journal
08:00AM  Pre-market Insights on Broadcasting - TV Stocks -- News, TEGNA, Media General, and Grupo Televisa Accesswire
Feb-01-16 08:30AM  Hollywood Today Live Picked-up for Second Season Business Wire
Jan-29-16 11:18AM  MEDIA GENERAL INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Media General, Inc. PR Newswire
Jan-28-16 05:59PM  SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Media General (MEG) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Nexstar Broadcasting Business Wire
11:35AM  INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Media General, Inc. of an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. -- MEG PR Newswire
06:10AM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Definitiv
12:46AM  [$$] Meredith Corp. Left at the Altar Again at The Wall Street Journal
Jan-27-16 07:57PM  Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Wednesday January 27, 2015
04:35PM  Media General Deal Is A Go, But Nexstar Shares Drop
04:06PM  MEDIA GENERAL, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor LLP Believe the Acquisition by Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. May Be Unfair to Shareholders Business Wire
01:13PM  [$$] Nexstar seals $4.6bn TV tie-up with Media General at Financial Times
01:04PM  Nexstar buy Media General for $2.12B after Meredith withdraws at USA TODAY
11:45AM  Nexstar to buy Media General as Meredith agrees to bow out
11:35AM  Nexstar Broadcasting inks long-awaited deal with Media General for $4.6B at bizjournals.com
11:12AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Media General, Inc. of an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. - MEG Accesswire
10:53AM  [$$] Meredith Corp. Left at the Altar Again at The Wall Street Journal
10:26AM  [$$] Nexstar Reaches Deal for Media General Buyout at The Wall Street Journal
10:00AM  Nexstar (NXST) Stock Up, Acquires Media General for $4.6 Billion at TheStreet
09:38AM  Why Media General (MEG) Stock is Gaining Today at TheStreet
09:17AM  Nexstar Broadcasting Group Enters Into Definitive Agreement To Acquire Media General For $4.6 Billion In Accretive Cash And Stock Transaction at noodls
09:02AM  Media General's stock jumps after buyout deal with Nexstar Broadcasting at MarketWatch
08:56AM  January 27, 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting Group Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Media General For $4.6 Billion in Accretive Cash and Stock Transaction at noodls
08:56AM  January 27, 2016 Meredith and Media General Agree to Terminate Merger Agreement at noodls
08:53AM  Meredith Agrees to Allow Nexstar-Media General Deal to Go Ahead at Bloomberg
08:46AM  Nexstar Broadcasting Group Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Media General for $4.6 Billion in Accretive Cash and Stock Transaction Business Wire
08:45AM  Meredith And Media General Agree To Terminate Merger Agreement PR Newswire
Jan-26-16 01:50PM  Media General (MEG) Stock Up, Meredith Close to Abandoning Bid at TheStreet
01:28PM  Meredith to bow out of Media General merger -source
11:23AM  Meredith Said Close to Allowing Nexstar's Media General Deal at Bloomberg
10:02AM  Here's Why Media General (MEG) Stock is Up Today at TheStreet
09:31AM  How Will Nexstar (NXST) Stock React to Possible Media General Acquisition? at TheStreet
Jan-24-16 01:32PM  John Stewart Bryan, Last Family CEO at Media General, Dies at 77 at Bloomberg
11:46AM  Media General Inc. Chairman Bryan dies at 77
11:34AM  John Stewart Bryan III Dies At 77 Business Wire
Jan-15-16 06:13PM  WRAL out at CBS, WNCN in at bizjournals.com
05:11PM  Media General and NBC Announce Renewal of Affiliation Agreements in 13 Markets Business Wire
04:59PM  CBS and Media General, Inc. Announce New Affiliation Agreement for WNCN-TV in Raleigh, N.C. Business Wire
Jan-11-16 12:25PM  TechFlash's 3 Things: Nexstar says Media General deal imminent despite competitive challenge at bizjournals.com
08:56AM  [$$] Nexstar Reiterates Media General Buyout in Standoff With Meredith at The Wall Street Journal
Jan-08-16 05:37PM  Media General completes acquisition negotiations with Nexstar for $2.3B deal at USA TODAY
04:55PM  Meredith Files Amendment To Its Proxy Registration Statement Addressing Binding Merger Agreement With Media General PR Newswire
12:14PM  Dealpolitik: For Media General and Meredith, Breaking Up Is Hard to Do at The Wall Street Journal
09:40AM  Media General's Real-Life TV Drama at Bloomberg
08:48AM  Media General downgraded by Gabelli & Co
Jan-07-16 04:22PM  [$$] Media General, Nexstar, Meredith Stuck in Merger Standoff at The Wall Street Journal
03:50PM  Nexstar, Meredith battle over Media General deal
02:50PM  Nexstar Broadcasting (NXST) Stock Drops on Media General Offer at TheStreet
02:45PM  Stocks at Make or Break Points on the Chart at Investopedia
01:57PM  Heres Why These Stocks Are In the Green Today at Insider Monkey
12:26PM  [$$] Nexstar and Meredith raise stakes in Media General battle at Financial Times
12:05PM  Nexstar Broadcasting reaches agreement with Media General, a step closer to acquisition at bizjournals.com
11:07AM  Media General (MEG) Stock Gains on Nexstar Broadcasting, Meredith Offers at TheStreet
09:29AM  Nexstar, Meredith Offer New Terms in Fight for Media General at Bloomberg
09:16AM  Meredith Proposing A "Merger Of Equals" With Media General PR Newswire
09:09AM  Media General Completes Negotiation of Transaction Terms with Nexstar Business Wire
Jan-04-16 04:15PM  Media General Announces ABC Affiliation in Tri-Cities DMA Business Wire
Dec-31-15 09:55AM  Will Nexstar (NXST) Stock Be Helped by Possible Media General Acquisition? at TheStreet +5.21%
09:37AM  Media General (MEG) Stock Gains on Possible Nexstar Takeover Offer at TheStreet
Dec-30-15 07:12PM  Nexstar Said to Near Finalizing Media General Proposal at Bloomberg
Dec-29-15 07:45AM  How it All Plays Out - Analyst Notes on Groupon, Clean Energy Fuels, Media General and Stein Mart Accesswire
Dec-28-15 11:51PM  Asian markets: What to expect in 2016
Dec-24-15 11:34AM  3 Year-End Golden Crosses To Watch
Dec-23-15 02:13PM  Nexstar in talks to buy Media General for around $17.50/shr -sources
Dec-21-15 09:10AM  Media General, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 21, 2015
Dec-18-15 08:31AM  MEDIA GENERAL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
08:30AM  Media General, Inc. Announces Expiration of Exchange Offer For LIN Television Corporations 5.875% Senior Notes Due 2022 Business Wire
Dec-17-15 08:47AM  Bulls are tuning into Media General
Dec-16-15 11:58AM  Notable option activity in equities
09:34AM  Gabelli Ups Meredith To Hold Amid Merger Uncertainty at Barrons.com
Dec-10-15 03:10PM  Media General (MEG) Stock Surges on Potential Takeover Deal at TheStreet +6.91%
Media General, Inc. owns and operates television stations in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Broadcast and Digital. It owns and operates 71 network-affiliated stations, and their associated digital media and mobile platforms in 48 markets. The company also engages in digital media, as well as the operations of the television station companion Websites. Media General, Inc. was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
MCDERMOTT DEBORAH ASenior VP and COOMar 16Sale16.704,49575,0558,545Mar 17 01:22 PM
Standard General L.P.10% OwnerMar 04Sale16.517,000,000115,570,00011,878,209Mar 07 05:18 PM
Sadusky Vincent LPresident and CEOMar 02Sale16.8716,288274,779900,112Mar 03 02:22 PM
Woodward James FSenior VP and CFOMar 02Sale16.871,43124,14132,014Mar 03 02:19 PM
Mulvaney Timothy JController, CAOFeb 29Sale16.382884,7179,350Mar 01 05:34 PM
MCDERMOTT DEBORAH ASenior VP and COOFeb 29Sale16.384,89280,13113,040Mar 01 06:14 PM
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