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Lee Enterprises, Incorporated is a provider of local news and information, and a major platform for print and digital advertising. The Company's products include daily and Sunday newspapers as well as weekly newspapers and classified and niche publications. Lee Enterprises also provides an array of digital products, including video, digital couponing, behavioral targeting, audience retargeting, banner ads and social networking. The Company offers digital marketing services to small and mid-sized businesses, including search engine marketing, social media, audience extension, business profiles and website hosting and design. Lee Local offers small business solutions including search engine optimization, local online marketing, social media marketing, video advertising and web site design.

TypePublic
Founded1890
HQDavenport, IA, US
Websitelee.net
Employee Ratings2.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2019)2,786(-14%)
Job Openings339
Revenue (FY, 2020)$618 M(+22%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)$21.6(+3%)
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Lee Enterprises Office Locations

Lee Enterprises has offices in Davenport, Albany, Auburn, Bloomington and in 17 other locations
Davenport, IA, US (HQ)
4600 E 53rd St
Albany, NY, US
Albany, NY, USA
Auburn, WA, US
Auburn, WA, USA
Bloomington, IN, US
Bloomington, IN, USA
Bozeman, MT, US
Bozeman, MT, USA
Columbus, OH, US
Columbus, OH, USA
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Lee Enterprises Financials and Metrics

Lee Enterprises Revenue

Lee Enterprises's revenue was reported to be $618 m in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

192.4m

Net income (Q2, 2021)

(608.0k)

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

8.4m

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2021)

126.9m

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2021)

21.6

Cash (28-Mar-2021)

33.8m

EV

661.4m
Lee Enterprises's current market capitalization is $126.9 m.
Annual
USDY, 2009Y, 2010FY, 2011Y, 2011FY, 2012Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

7.9m19.4m23.6m23.6m13.9m13.9m17.6m17.6m16.7m16.7m11.1m11.1m17.0m10.6m5.4m8.6m33.7m

Accounts Receivable

71.0m68.2m63.2m63.2m62.3m62.3m58.9m58.9m51.3m49.5m43.7m42.5m52.6m

Prepaid Expenses

19.6m6.3m8.5m8.6m8.3m4.1m4.6m5.4m

Inventories

7.4m2.8m6.4m6.7m3.9m4.3m3.6m5.7m3.8m7.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(146.9m)(16.7m)(77.7m)7.7m24.3m36.0m28.6m47.0m15.9m(1.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

71.3m65.9m55.6m47.2m45.6m43.4m41.3m31.8m29.3m36.1m

Accounts Payable

(3.7m)(8.3m)

Cash From Operating Activities

102.6m80.5m90.1m82.1m74.5m79.2m72.3m59.3m57.7m49.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2011Q2, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

(138.0m)(12.1m)14.6m8.6m10.4m12.1m13.8m4.3m10.0m12.0m14.2m11.5m31.0m35.4m12.4m18.8m25.1m35.3m37.9m42.6m10.7m8.4m14.6m5.7m728.0k2.0k16.4m15.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

53.9m34.2m15.2m30.0m44.8m12.0m24.2m36.4m11.5m23.1m34.5m10.9m21.9m32.8m10.4m20.7m31.0m8.1m16.1m24.0m7.5m14.9m22.3m6.7m14.0m25.2m10.4m23.0m

Accounts Payable

2.7m4.0m(8.1m)(7.9m)7.2m3.9m

Cash From Operating Activities

83.8m63.2m18.7m45.3m56.1m12.0m34.7m69.6m22.3m39.5m66.1m21.1m41.6m65.8m22.9m33.4m59.4m21.2m35.1m57.0m19.4m27.8m43.8m10.4m10.7m38.0m18.4m39.3m
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Lee Enterprises Online and Social Media Presence

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Lee Enterprises News and Updates

Lee Enterprises reports strong third quarter results with revenue and Adjusted EBITDA growth

Total operating revenue increased (+8%) over the prior year Digital revenue totaled $66 million (+48%), more than one-third of total operating revenueAdjusted EBITDA(1) totaled $27 million, up over the prior year for second straight quarterDigital-only subscribers grew 51% to 337,000

Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast August 5, 2021

DAVENPORT, Iowa, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE), a major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of high quality, trusted, local news and information in 77 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday, …

Lee Enterprises strengthens commitment to enhancing local brands, taps longtime marketing executive for new key strategic role

DAVENPORT, Iowa, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE), a leading provider of trusted local news and information and a major advertising platform in 77 markets, today announced it has selected Alexa Wilson to be vice president – brand and strategic marketing …

Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast May 6, 2021

DAVENPORT, Iowa, April 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE), a major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of high quality, trusted, local news and information in 77 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday,…

Lee Enterprises Lists and Begins Trading on Nasdaq

Company to ring Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell on April 20 Company to ring Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell on April 20

Lee Enterprises Provides Update On Digital Transformation Strategy and Growth Targets

Three-Pillar Strategy Focused on Growing Base of Annualized Recurring Revenue and Driving Shareholder Value
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Lee Enterprises Blogs

Lee Enterprises strengthens commitment to enhancing local brands, taps longtime marketing executive for new key strategic role

DAVENPORT, Iowa, May 13, 2021 -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ: LEE), a leading provider of trusted local news and information and a major advertising platform in 77 markets, today announced it has selected Alexa Wilson to be vice president –…

Lee’s 2020 President’s Awards winners recognized for digital innovation and excellence in video content

DAVENPORT, Iowa (April 28, 2021) — Kevin Mowbray, president and chief executive officer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), announced today the winners of the 2020 Lee President’s Awards for innovation in digital audience growth along with winners of the…

Lee’s President’s Awards celebrate rising stars

DAVENPORT, Iowa (April 28, 2021) — Kevin Mowbray, president and chief executive officer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), announced today the winners of the 2020 Lee President’s Awards for outstanding journalism and innovation in revenue.

Lee Enterprises Announces New Leadership in Virginia

DAVENPORT, Iowa (February 23, 2021) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a trusted local news provider and leading platform for advertising in 77 markets, has named new leadership for the Charlottesville and Roanoke markets, effective today.

Matthew Tranquill named GM and advertising director in Florence, SC

DAVENPORT, Iowa (January 26, 2021) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 77 markets, announced today that Rapid City Journal President and Director of Local Advertising Sales Matthew Tranquill has been named…

Lee Group Publisher Bill Masterson will lead operations in Rapid City

DAVENPORT, Iowa (January 26, 2021) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 77 markets, announced today that Lee Group Publisher Bill Masterson has been selected as president and publisher of the Rapid…
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Lee Enterprises Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lee Enterprises founded?

    Lee Enterprises was founded in 1890.

  • How many employees does Lee Enterprises have?

    Lee Enterprises has 2,786 employees.

  • What is Lee Enterprises revenue?

    Latest Lee Enterprises annual revenue is $618 m.

  • What is Lee Enterprises revenue per employee?

    Latest Lee Enterprises revenue per employee is $221.8 k.

  • Who are Lee Enterprises competitors?

    Competitors of Lee Enterprises include Boston Globe Media, DMG Media and Guardian News & Media.

  • Where is Lee Enterprises headquarters?

    Lee Enterprises headquarters is located at 4600 E 53rd St, Davenport.

  • Where are Lee Enterprises offices?

    Lee Enterprises has offices in Davenport, Albany, Auburn, Bloomington and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Lee Enterprises have?

    Lee Enterprises has 21 offices.