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U.S. Publishing Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies18
  • 7D-1.6%
  • 3M-18.2%
  • 1Y-29.7%
  • YTD-25.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Publishing industry has dropped 1.6%, driven by News declining 1.5%. The industry has fallen 30% in the last year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 12% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Publishing Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Fri, 27 May 2022US$21.4bUS$20.5bUS$895.2m19.7x
Sun, 24 Apr 2022US$25.1bUS$20.3bUS$869.1m24.4x
Tue, 22 Mar 2022US$29.2bUS$23.3bUS$1.1b25.7x
Thu, 17 Feb 2022US$30.3bUS$23.3bUS$1.0b24.7x
Sat, 15 Jan 2022US$29.9bUS$22.9bUS$994.2m25.3x
Mon, 13 Dec 2021US$28.7bUS$21.9bUS$973.1m24.1x
Wed, 10 Nov 2021US$30.9bUS$21.5bUS$976.3m24.7x
Fri, 08 Oct 2021US$31.3bUS$21.1bUS$763.0m31.8x
Sun, 05 Sep 2021US$38.3bUS$24.6bUS$860.0m17.4x
Tue, 03 Aug 2021US$37.7bUS$24.6bUS$860.0m17.7x
Fri, 07 May 2021US$38.2bUS$23.7b-US$265,124,821.7718.2x
Mon, 08 Feb 2021US$33.3bUS$23.8b-US$1,700,323,821.7715.3x
Sun, 01 Nov 2020US$25.9bUS$23.8b-US$1,855,369,821.7741.8x
Wed, 05 Aug 2020US$27.3bUS$23.6b-US$2,275,880,821.7733.6x
Sat, 09 May 2020US$23.2bUS$24.2b-US$1,306,718,821.7713.3x
Fri, 31 Jan 2020US$27.3bUS$23.8bUS$130.7m36.1x
Mon, 04 Nov 2019US$27.7bUS$23.7bUS$163.9m37.1x
Thu, 08 Aug 2019US$28.9bUS$24.1bUS$590.0m49.3x
Median PE Ratio

36.5x


Total Market Cap: US$25.9bTotal Earnings: US$324.0mTotal Revenue: US$24.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Publishing Industry Median PE3Y Average 28x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, indicating that they anticipate long-term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 19.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 28.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Publishing industry have grown 40% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 5.4% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Publishing compare with similar industries?

US Market1.04%
Telecom-1.79%
Media2.28%
Publishing-1.57%
Cable and Satellite3.80%
Broadcasting-0.68%
Advertising-2.74%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
WLY John Wiley & SonsUS$52.383.4%
+US$95.3m
-17.2%PS19.9x
DJCO Daily JournalUS$280.1014.6%
+US$49.2m
-11.1%PS19.1x
SCHL ScholasticUS$37.013.4%
+US$41.3m
11.3%PS35x
BZFD BuzzFeedUS$4.225.0%
+US$27.1m
-56.3%PS1.4x
IDW IDW Media HoldingsUS$1.375.4%
+US$908.3k
-65.8%PS20x
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Latest News

BZFD

US$4.22

BuzzFeed

7D

5.0%

1Y

-56.3%

GCI

US$3.87

Gannett

7D

-0.8%

1Y

-25.6%

DALN

US$6.65

DallasNews

7D

-0.07%

1Y

-8.7%