The E.W. Scripps Company serves audiences and businesses through a portfolio of television,  radio, and digital media brands. The Company also runs a collection of local and national digital journalism and information businesses, including multi-platform satire and humor brand Cracked, podcast Midroll Media and video news service Newsy. Scripps also produces television shows including “The List” and ”The Now,” runs an investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and serves as th steward of the educational program, the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

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TypePublic
HQCincinnati, US
Founded1878
Size (employees)4,100 (est)
Websitescripps.com
E.W. Scripps was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, US
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Key People/Management at E.W. Scripps

Adam Symson

Adam Symson

President and Chief Executive Officer
Tim Wesolowski

Tim Wesolowski

Senior Vice President/CFO
Brian Lawlor

Brian Lawlor

Senior Vice President/Tv
Lisa Knutson

Lisa Knutson

Chief Administrative Officer
Robert Kalutkiewicz

Robert Kalutkiewicz

VP
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E.W. Scripps Office Locations

E.W. Scripps has an office in Cincinnati
Cincinnati, (HQ)
312 Walnut Street
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E.W. Scripps Financials and Metrics

E.W. Scripps Revenue

E.W. Scripps's revenue was reported to be $864.83 m in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

302.7m

Net income (Q3, 2018)

19.1m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

40.3m

Market capitalization (12-Dec-2018)

1.4b

Closing stock price (12-Dec-2018)

17.1

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

129.7m

EV

1.9b
E.W. Scripps's current market capitalization is $1.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

816.9m869.1m715.7m943.0m864.8m

Revenue growth, %

6%(18%)32%

Sales and marketing expense

613.1m548.2m680.8m564.7m

Operating expense total

755.3m721.5m757.3m774.5m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

189.5m203.8m211.9m207.6m214.5m198.1m189.7m209.5m227.8m233.0m211.0m231.8m216.5m254.2m283.4m302.7m

Sales and marketing expense

141.1m146.8m157.3m154.0m144.1m154.4m145.0m146.3m163.4m170.2m134.2m155.1m142.7m169.1m194.2m205.6m

Operating expense total

185.4m190.1m203.3m194.7m206.9m200.2m174.0m186.2m189.7m190.8m194.7m196.1m202.9m238.7m245.6m247.3m

Depreciation and amortization

1.7m1.9m1.9m2.3m4.8m5.2m5.8m5.9m6.5m5.7m5.5m5.5m7.3m7.5m7.0m
Annual
usdY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

204.9m127.9m242.6m221.3m221.3m158.5m108.1m108.1m134.4m148.7m

Accounts Receivable

Inventories

6.5m6.5m6.2m

Current Assets

402.1m402.1m328.7m302.6m302.6m345.9m605.5m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

202.1m187.1m91.5m124.4m159.5m101.4m81.3m96.3m66.5m88.4m132.3m149.6m126.5m130.4m125.7m129.7m

Accounts Receivable

236.2m250.7m254.7m

Inventories

6.8m6.2m6.3m7.5m5.8m

Current Assets

360.1m352.4m260.3m289.9m336.2m332.1m294.3m290.6m277.6m292.2m341.8m380.1m354.9m561.0m569.6m560.9m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(724.0k)10.2m(21.5m)67.2m(14.6m)

Depreciation and Amortization

47.8m49.1m52.0m58.6m56.3m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

(8.3m)(612.0k)(4.0m)(5.5m)(5.1m)(36.5m)(60.9m)4.9m16.4m28.9m(1.9m)6.6m(20.1m)(27.1m)(21.4m)(2.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

35.7m11.7m23.3m36.5m12.2m21.7m37.9m14.4m29.2m44.1m14.7m29.4m44.0m15.4m30.8m46.4m

Inventories

6.3m7.5m5.8m

Accounts Payable

15.6m16.7m17.1m17.1m22.0m27.7m29.0m27.6m30.5m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

48.1 x

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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E.W. Scripps Operating Metrics

E.W. Scripps's Subscribers was reported to be 17 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Monthly Active Users (Digital Services)

950 k960 k

Subscribers

14.50 m19 m17 m

Television Households

5 5 5

Television Stations

33 33
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E.W. Scripps Revenue Breakdown

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E.W. Scripps revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.6% from Digital, 7.5% from Radio, 85.1% from Television and 0.8% from Other

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E.W. Scripps Online and Social Media Presence

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E.W. Scripps News and Updates

E.W. Scripps to acquire 15 television stations from Cordillera Communications

E.W. Scripps Co. will acquire 15 television stations from broadcasting group Cordillera Communications for $521 million, Scripps announced Monday. "The acquisition... allows us to go deeper in new markets with the addition of three new duopolies, including two with Big Four combinations," said Bria…

E.W. Scripps to buy 15 TV stations for $521 million from Cordillera

E.W. Scripps Co. said Monday it will pay $521 million to buy 15 television stations in 10 markets from Cordillera Communications, a deal which will allow the media company to reach 21% of U.S. TV households. After the deal, which is expected to close in the first quarter of 2019, Scripps will have …
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E.W. Scripps Company Life and Culture

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E.W. Scripps Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was E.W. Scripps founded?

    E.W. Scripps was founded in 1878.

  • Who are E.W. Scripps key executives?

    E.W. Scripps's key executives are Adam Symson, Tim Wesolowski and Brian Lawlor.

  • How many employees does E.W. Scripps have?

    E.W. Scripps has 4,100 employees.

  • What is E.W. Scripps revenue?

    Latest E.W. Scripps annual revenue is $864.8 m.

  • What is E.W. Scripps revenue per employee?

    Latest E.W. Scripps revenue per employee is $210.9 k.

  • Who are E.W. Scripps competitors?

    Competitors of E.W. Scripps include Network Ten, Spanish Broadcasting System and Hemisphere Media.

  • Where is E.W. Scripps headquarters?

    E.W. Scripps headquarters is located at 312 Walnut Street , Cincinnati.

  • Where are E.W. Scripps offices?

    E.W. Scripps has an office in Cincinnati.

  • How many offices does E.W. Scripps have?

    E.W. Scripps has 1 office.