Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 232,071 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $15,539,474.16. "While it could be argued that the move is somewhat defensive by Discovery, scale for programmers will be increasingly important", he said.
A previous attempt to merge the two companies failed back in 2014, but this latest set of talks has resulted in a deal.
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David Zaslav, President and CEO, Discovery Communications said: "This is an exciting new chapter for Discovery". The business's revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter past year. (NASDAQ:DISCK) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Discovery Communications, Inc". Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 46.96% of the company's stock. Looking out over the past year, company shares have been recorded -19.31% off the 52 week high and 1.90% away from the low over the same period. About 8.07M shares traded or 355.93% up from the average. Discovery Communications, Inc. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $25.38 and a 200-day moving average price of $26.69. The company has a market cap of $10.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.98 and a beta of 1.49. Company fiscal year is ending in December and analysts' consensus recommendation is Outperform for DVAX and estimated EPS for next quarter is $ -0.41. Discovery Communications had a return on equity of 23.67% and a net margin of 17.50%. The firm had revenue of $1.61 billion during the quarter.
Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $28.56 on the shares of Discovery Communications, Inc. "(NASDAQ:DISCA)" was first posted by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/07/31/discovery-communications-inc-disck-position-held-by-first-national-bank-of-omaha-updated.html.
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A number of research firms have recently issued reports on DISCK. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Scripps Networks Interactive from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. Discovery Communications now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $28.65.
"We view the deal as among the most logical in media", RBC Capital Markets analyst Steven Cahall said in a recent report. The Company provides content across multiple distribution platforms, including pay-television (pay-TV), free-to-air (FTA) and broadcast television, Websites, digital distribution arrangements and content licensing agreements.
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