Gannett Co Inc (GCI) : Mraz Amerine Associates reduced its stake in Gannett Co Inc by 0.91% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 81,415 shares of Gannett Co Inc which is valued at $1,059,209 after selling 750 shares in Gannett Co Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 26, 2016.Gannett Co Inc makes up approximately 0.37% of Mraz Amerine Associates’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Strs Ohio added GCI to its portfolio by purchasing 75,500 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $982,255.Washington Trust Bank reduced its stake in GCI by selling 1,657 shares or 19.55% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,818 shares of GCI which is valued at $94,157. Gannett Co Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Washington Trust Bank’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa boosted its stake in GCI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 23,687 additional shares and now holds a total of 42,913 shares of Gannett Co Inc which is valued at $592,629.
Gannett Co Inc opened for trading at $12.7 and hit $12.85 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $12.76, with a gain of 0.16% or 0.02 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 15,78,550 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,487 M.
On the company’s financial health, Gannett Co Inc reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.31. The company had revenue of $748.79 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $775.78 million. The company’s revenue was up 3.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.46 EPS.
Investors should note that on Jul 19, 2016, Gannett Co Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.1600. The company’s management has announced Sep 1, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 6, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 19, 2016.
Gannett Co. Inc. formerly Gannett Spinco Inc. is a media and marketing solutions company. The Company is engaged in providing local content on a range of platforms in the United States. The Company operates through Broadcasting and Digital segments. It also provides digital marketing services and Internet-based human resource solutions. Its digital media products and services include search social media and Website development among others. The Company offers its services in a range of geographies demographics and content areas. The Company provides consumers with the information and entertainment and connects consumers to their communities through various platforms such as television stations desktop smartphone and tablet products. Its Broadcasting segment includes an independent station group of network affiliates. Its Digital business segment includes Cars.com CareerBuilder PointRoll and Shoplocal.