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E. W. Scripps Co (SSP.N)

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Scripps Initiates Quarterly Dividend
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 04:15pm EST 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co ::SCRIPPS INITIATES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.E. W. SCRIPPS CO - SHAREHOLDERS OF RECORD AS OF MARCH 1, 2018, WILL RECEIVE 5 CENTS PER SHARE, PAYABLE ON MARCH 26, 2018.  Full Article

Bounce Acquires Day & Date Repurpose Rights To "Wendy Williams Show" From Debmar-Mercury
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 02:00pm EST 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Bounce::BOUNCE ACQUIRES REPURPOSE RIGHTS TO 'THE WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW' FROM LIONSGATE'S DEBMAR-MERCURY STARTING MARCH 5 AT 11 P.M. (ET) WEEKNIGHTS.  Full Article

Gamco Asset Management Intends To Nominate Raymond Cole As Candidate For Class A Shareholders To Board
Monday, 5 Feb 2018 04:47pm EST 

Feb 5 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co ::ON FEB 5, SENT NOTICE TO E. W. SCRIPPS CO OF INTENT TO NOMINATE RAYMOND COLE AS CANDIDATE FOR CLASS A SHAREHOLDERS TO BOARD.  Full Article

Gamco Announces Nominees At E.W. Scripps
Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 07:47pm EST 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Gamco Investors Inc ::GAMCO ANNOUNCES NOMINEES AT E.W. SCRIPPS.INTENDS TO NOMINATE DIRECTORS AT 2018 ANNUAL MEETING OF E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY​.CO ON BEHALF OF CLIENTS, AND SOME OF ITS UNITS OWNS ABOUT 16.5 PCT OF OUTSTANDING CLASS A COMMON STOCK OF E.W. SCRIPPS.SAYS INTENDS TO NOMINATE VINCENT L. SADUSKY AND COLLEEN BIRDNOW BROWN TO BOARD OF E.W. SCRIPPS​.ADDITIONAL NOMINEES FOR E.W. SCRIPPS' BOARD MAY BE ANNOUNCED AT A LATER DATE.  Full Article

Scripps appoints Knutson as CFO
Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 09:00am EST 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co :Scripps appoints Knutson as CFO.‍Knutson has been serving as interim CFO since departure of Tim Wesolowski in early October​.‍Has appointed chief strategy officer, Lisa Knutson, as executive vice president and chief financial officer​.  Full Article

E. W. Scripps Q3 loss per share $0.32
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 07:30am EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co :Scripps reports third-quarter 2017 results.Q3 loss per share $0.32.Q3 revenue $216 million versus I/B/E/S view $219 million.Q3 earnings per share view $-0.05 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.E. W. Scripps Co - sees ‍fourth-quarter 2017 radio revenue down high single digits​.E. W. Scripps Co sees ‍fourth-quarter 2017 television revenue down high teens​.E. W. Scripps Co sees ‍fourth-quarter 2017 digital revenue about $60 million​.  Full Article

Scripps announces change in CFO role
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 08:00am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co :Scripps announces change in CFO role.E. W. Scripps Co - ‍will launch a search for a new Chief Financial Officer after departure this week of Executive Vice President and CFO Tim Wesolowski​.E. W. Scripps Co says ‍Scripps Chief Strategy Officer Lisa Knutson will serve as CFO in interim​.  Full Article

Scripps announces leadership changes
Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 09:15am EDT 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co :Scripps announces leadership changes.E. W. Scripps- Senior vice president, CFO Tim Wesolowski and senior vice president, general counsel William Appleton are now executive vice presidents.  Full Article

E. W. Scripps reports Q2 earnings per share $0.10
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 07:30am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co :Scripps reports second-quarter 2017 results.Q2 earnings per share $0.10.Q2 revenue $232 million versus I/B/E/S view $232.4 million.Q2 earnings per share view $0.06 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.E. W. Scripps Co sees ‍ third-quarter 2017 television revenue down high single digits​.E. W. Scripps Co sees ‍ third-quarter 2017 radio revenue down mid-single digits​.E. W. Scripps Co sees ‍ third-quarter 2017 digital revenue up high 20 percent range​.E. W. Scripps Co - ‍for Q4, assuming an Oct. 2 close, four Katz Broadcast Networks are expected to add about $38 million of revenue​.E. W. Scripps Co sees ‍third-quarter 2017 television expense up mid-single digits, radio expense flat and digital expense up high teens​.  Full Article

Scripps acquires four fast-growing, audience-targeted television networks
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 09:00am EDT 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - E. W. Scripps Co :Scripps acquires four fast-growing, audience-targeted television networks.E. W. Scripps Co - ‍acquired Katz Broadcast Networks, which distribute programming for targeted audiences over air, in a deal worth $302 million​.E. W. Scripps Co says scripps intends to finance transaction with $250 million of new debt and about $50 million of cash on hand.E. W. Scripps Co - ‍four networks are forecast to generate about $180 million in revenue and about $30 million in segment profit in 2018​.E. W. Scripps Co - ‍Scripps was already a 5 percent owner in a portion of business, so its net purchase price is $292 million​.E. W. Scripps Co - ‍transaction is expected to be accretive to scripps' earnings in 2018 and beyond​.E. W. Scripps co says upon closing of deal, Scripps' leverage is expected to be about 3x on a pro forma 2017/18 blended basis.  Full Article

EU clears Discovery bid for Scripps subject to conditions

BRUSSELS, Feb 6 EU antitrust regulators have approved Discovery Communications' $14.6 billion bid for U.S. peer Scripps Network Interactive, subject to concessions in Poland, the European Commission said on Tuesday.