TEGNA Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 5/6

TEGNA has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 11.5%, while the Media industry saw earnings growing at 13.7% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 9.2% per year. TEGNA's return on equity is 20.8%, and it has net margins of 19.9%.

Key information


Earnings growth rate


EPS growth rate

Media Industry Growth13.2%
Revenue growth rate9.2%
Return on equity20.8%
Net Margin19.9%
Next Earnings Update29 Feb 2024

Recent past performance updates

Recent updates

TEGNA: Large Buyback Should Begin To Lift Shares In 2024

Jan 09

Why TEGNA Is A Buy Even As A Standalone Company

Oct 23

TEGNA: Despite Mixed Results, The Stock Is Undervalued

Aug 12

TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.095

May 13
TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.095

With EPS Growth And More, TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Makes An Interesting Case

Mar 26
With EPS Growth And More, TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Makes An Interesting Case

TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.095

Feb 26
TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.095

Is TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Using Too Much Debt?

Feb 23
Is TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) Using Too Much Debt?

TEGNA declares $0.095 dividend

Feb 22

Tegna extends declines on report sale may not close by February deadline

Jan 23

Tegna slips on reports White House to renominate Gigi Sohn for FCC

Jan 03

Standard Genera deal for Tegna gets request for comments from FCC

Dec 23

Tegna gains after buyer waves some contractual rights to appease regulators

Dec 16

Tegna gains on report Team Telecom may approve sale as early as this week

Nov 15

TEGNA Non-GAAP EPS of $0.65 misses by $0.08, revenue of $803.11M misses by $32.66M

Nov 09

Tegna stock drops on report on DOJ questions on Standard General deal

Nov 03

Tegna gains on report that Standard General deal may be getting closer to approval

Oct 21

Tegna/Standard General get FCC request for more information

Sep 29

TEGNA: Merger Spread Is Too Wide

Aug 16

TEGNA Q2 2022 Earnings Preview

Aug 05

TEGNA declares $0.095 dividend

Jul 28

Special Situation: TEGNA Offers Investors Potential 11%+ Return

May 27

Merger Arbitrage Mondays - Standard General Acquires Tegna

Feb 28

TEGNA's Fading Deal Prospects Could Hit Stock

Jan 19

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How TEGNA makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.

Earnings and Revenue History

NYSE:TGNA Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
30 Sep 233,1026184590
30 Jun 233,1926684530
31 Mar 233,2456004540
31 Dec 223,2796304560
30 Sep 223,1375414500
30 Jun 223,0905234520
31 Mar 223,0384984470
31 Dec 212,9914774310
30 Sep 213,1545924210
30 Jun 213,1365954100
31 Mar 212,9815084030
31 Dec 202,9384824340
30 Sep 202,6943214120
30 Jun 202,5082394010
31 Mar 202,4672993900
31 Dec 192,2992864110
30 Sep 192,2483633530
30 Jun 192,2354083510
31 Mar 192,2224203550
31 Dec 182,2074013630
30 Sep 182,0555443490
30 Jun 181,9815023470
31 Mar 181,9464583500
31 Dec 171,9034483490
30 Sep 171,9602423640
30 Jun 172,0152683730
31 Mar 172,0032863780
31 Dec 162,0043093970
30 Sep 162,2623685580
30 Jun 162,5003847300
31 Mar 162,7803568980
31 Dec 151,7652303790
27 Sep 152,9026971,0020
28 Jun 152,8266549230
29 Mar 151,9546986760
28 Dec 142,6266887670
28 Sep 143,3372839010
29 Jun 143,9093121,0310
30 Mar 145,3283431,3330
29 Dec 131,603415320
29 Sep 135,3124011,3110
30 Jun 135,3684541,3140
31 Mar 135,3724611,3090

Quality Earnings: TGNA has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: TGNA's current net profit margins (19.9%) are higher than last year (17.2%).

Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: TGNA's earnings have grown by 11.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: TGNA's earnings growth over the past year (14.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (11.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: TGNA earnings growth over the past year (14.2%) exceeded the Media industry 1.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst TGNA's Return on Equity (20.78%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.

Return on Assets

Return on Capital Employed

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