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How to buy Lee Enterprises Incorporated stock
Learn how to easily invest in Lee Enterprises Incorporated stock.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated is a publishing business based in the US. Lee Enterprises Incorporated shares (LEE) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Lee Enterprises Incorporated employs 4,215 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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- LEE shares summary
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- Is LEE stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Are LEE shares over-valued?
- Lee Enterprises Incorporated's financials
- How volatile are LEE shares?
- Does Lee Enterprises Incorporated pay a dividend?
- Have LEE shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Lee Enterprises Incorporated stock price (NASDAQ: LEE)Use our graph to track the performance of LEE stocks over time.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$18.66|
|52-week range||$17.78 - $44.43|
|50-day moving average||$20.71|
|200-day moving average||$26.68|
|Wall St. target price||$50.00|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$2.29|
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Lee Enterprises Incorporated price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-29)||-0.74%|
|1 month (2022-06-06)||-11.14%|
|3 months (2022-04-06)||-30.76%|
|6 months (2022-01-06)||-51.52%|
|1 year (2021-07-06)||-30.86%|
|2 years (2020-07-06)||1,785.42%|
|3 years (2019-07-05)||748.18%|
|5 years (2017-07-06)||882.11%|
Is Lee Enterprises Incorporated stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Lee Enterprises Incorporated stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Lee Enterprises Incorporated's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's P/E ratio
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 8x. In other words, Lee Enterprises Incorporated shares trade at around 8x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's PEG ratio
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.9. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Lee Enterprises Incorporated's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's EBITDA
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $85.2 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Lee Enterprises Incorporated's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated financials
|Revenue TTM||$782.7 million|
|Operating margin TTM||5.97%|
|Gross profit TTM||$421.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||3.58%|
|Return on equity TTM||72.96%|
|Market capitalisation||$111.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Lee Enterprises Incorporated share dividends
We're not expecting Lee Enterprises Incorporated to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Lee Enterprises Incorporated's shares ever split?
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 14 March 2021. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Lee Enterprises Incorporated shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Lee Enterprises Incorporated shares which in turn could have impacted Lee Enterprises Incorporated's share price.
Lee Enterprises Incorporated share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Lee Enterprises Incorporated's shares have ranged in value from as little as $17.78 up to $44.43. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Lee Enterprises Incorporated's is 1.3589. This would suggest that Lee Enterprises Incorporated's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Lee Enterprises Incorporated overview
Lee Enterprises, Incorporated provides local news and information, and advertising services in the United States. The company offers print and digital editions of daily, weekly, and monthly newspapers and publications; and web hosting and content management services. It also provides advertising and marketing services, such as audience extension, search engine optimization, search engine marketing, web and mobile production, social media services, and reputation monitoring and management. In addition, the company offers integrated digital publishing and content management solutions for creating, distributing, and monetizing multimedia content for media publications, universities, television stations, and niche publications. Further, it provides commercial printing services; distributes third party publications; and operates a digital marketing agency. The company was founded in 1890 and is based in Davenport, Iowa. .
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Lee Enterprises Incorporated is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 15.165% of Lee Enterprises Incorporated shares are held by insiders and 41.721% by institutions. How many people work for Lee Enterprises Incorporated?
Latest data suggests 4,215 work at Lee Enterprises Incorporated. When does the fiscal year end for Lee Enterprises Incorporated?
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's fiscal year ends in September. Where is Lee Enterprises Incorporated based?
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's address is: 4600 E. 53rd Street, Davenport, IA, United States, 52807 What is Lee Enterprises Incorporated's ISIN number?
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's international securities identification number is: US5237684064 What is Lee Enterprises Incorporated's CUSIP number?
Lee Enterprises Incorporated's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 523768109
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