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Analysts See $1.41 EPS for Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST); 4 Analysts Are Bullish News (NWSA) Last Week

Among 6 analysts covering News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. News Corporation had 14 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, September 11 by Jefferies. The rating was downgraded by CLSA to “Outperform” on Tuesday, November 8. As per Thursday, October 27, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 8 by Jefferies. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, October 16. The stock of News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) earned “Outperform” rating by CLSA on Monday, May 9. The stock of News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 26. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, July 27. Wells Fargo downgraded News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) on Monday, November 9 to “Market Perform” rating. The company was upgraded on Monday, July 27 by Macquarie Research. See News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) latest ratings:

08/02/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $18.0 Maintain
16/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $17.0 Maintain
11/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $17.0 Maintain

Analysts expect Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) to report $1.41 EPS on February, 27.They anticipate $0.05 EPS change or 3.42% from last quarter’s $1.46 EPS. NXST’s profit would be $64.25 million giving it 13.00 P/E if the $1.41 EPS is correct. After having $0.98 EPS previously, Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s analysts see 43.88% EPS growth. The stock increased 3.17% or $2.25 during the last trading session, reaching $73.3. About 579,193 shares traded. Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) has risen 19.43% since February 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.73% the S&P500.

Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 selling transactions for $58.14 million activity. Pruett Julie sold $180,029 worth of stock. MUSE JOHN R had sold 641,240 shares worth $38.54M on Thursday, September 28. Shares for $12,591 were sold by Vaughn Gary Michael.

Among 11 analysts covering Nexstar Broadcasting Group (NASDAQ:NXST), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Nexstar Broadcasting Group had 32 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $8100 target in Wednesday, August 9 report. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Wednesday, August 5 to “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, August 14. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 12. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 8 by Deutsche Bank. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of NXST in report on Thursday, January 4 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of NXST in report on Monday, November 6 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Wedbush on Wednesday, January 18. The firm has “Buy” rating by Noble Financial given on Wednesday, December 20. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Barrington Research on Monday, November 14.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.37 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.23, from 1.14 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 18 investors sold Nexstar Media Group, Inc. shares while 65 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. 46.52 million shares or 3.04% less from 47.98 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Msd Prtn Lp has 2.54% invested in Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) for 1.40 million shares. James Invest Research accumulated 2,175 shares. Brown Advisory Inc reported 688,290 shares. Ngam Advsr Limited Partnership has 124,994 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Tower Research Cap Limited Com (Trc) reported 0.03% in Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST). 500 are owned by Ftb Advsrs. Brant Point Investment Mngmt Ltd Com holds 30,500 shares. Nationwide Fund Advisors invested 0.01% in Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST). 20,504 are owned by Legal & General Grp Public Ltd Com. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa, New York-based fund reported 5,412 shares. Great West Life Assurance Co Can accumulated 4,828 shares. Dubuque National Bank & has 3,651 shares. 6,200 were reported by Integral Derivatives Llc. Tributary Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Co invested 1.25% of its portfolio in Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST). Barclays Plc reported 6,940 shares.

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. operates as a television broadcasting and digital media firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.34 billion. It focuses on the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community Websites in medium-sized markets. It has a 27.13 P/E ratio. The firm offers free over-the-air programming to television viewing audiences.

The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $15.75. About 2.71M shares traded or 6.32% up from the average. News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) has risen 11.28% since February 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.42% the S&P500.

News Corporation, a media and information services company, creates and distributes content for clients and businesses worldwide. The company has market cap of $9.23 billion. It operates through News and Information Services, Book Publishing, Digital Real Estate Services, and Cable Network Programming divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The firm distributes content and data products, including The Wall Street Journal, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, BarronÂ’s, MarketWatch, Dow Jones PEVC, and DJX through various media channels, such as newspapers, newswires, Websites, applications for mobile devices, tablets and e-book readers, newsletters, magazines, proprietary databases, conferences, and videos.

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