Discovery Communications, Inc. has received $0.47 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Dec 2016 ,According to the estimate provided by 1 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. The EPS growth rate is projected at 23.68%.
Discovery Communications, Inc. results fell short with a surprise EPS of -6.98% or $-0.03. The Actual EPS was $0.4 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.43 during its most recent quarterly earnings. Silver Spring based Discovery Communications, Inc. Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on Feb 14, 2017.
Discovery Communications, Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 14.05 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 2.09. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Discovery Communications, Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 3.7. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 17.14% and Return on Equity of the stock is 22.76%.
In the last quarter, Discovery Communications, Inc. reported Annual Earnings of $0.4. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $1.76. In the last Quarter, DISCK reported a surprise Earnings per Share of -6.98% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.47 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $2. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $2.18 based on the consensus.
Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) : On Tuesday heightened volatility was witnessed in Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $27.3 and hit $28.03 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $27.71, with a gain of 1.13% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,594,996 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $28.91 and the company has a market cap of $10,893 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $22.43 .
Discovery Communications is the worlds number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in 170 countries. It empowers people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity through 100-plus worldwide networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science Channel, Planet Green, Investigation Discovery and HD Theater, as well as leading consumer and educational products and services, and a diversified portfolio of digital media services including HowStuffWorks.com.