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Open
$37.83
Previous Close
$37.71
Day High
$38.13
Day Low
$37.66
52 Week High
12/31/13 - $46.36
52 Week Low
05/15/14 - $36.56
Market Cap
25.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
4.6M
EPS TTM
$1.62
Shares Outstanding
148.0M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
23.3x
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discovery communications-a (DISCA) Details

Discovery Communications, Inc. operates as a media company worldwide. The company operates in three segments: U.S. Networks, International Networks, and Education. Its content spans genres, including science, exploration, survival, natural history, technology, docu-series, anthropology, heroes, paleontology, history, space, archeology, health and wellness, engineering, adventure, lifestyles, crime and investigation, civilizations, current events, and kids. The company owns and operates nine television networks in the United States, such as discovery channel, TLC, animal planet, investigation discovery, science channel, military channel, destination America, velocity, and discovery fit and health. It also owns interests in the oprah winfrey network, the hub network, 3net television networks, and pan-regional television networks; and free-to-air television networks, including DMAX, fatafeat, quest, real time, giallo, frisbee, focus, and K2. In addition, the company provides brand-aligned Websites, on-line streaming, mobile devices, video on demand (VOD), and broadband channels. Further, it offers curriculum-based product and services through subscriptions for K-12 schools to access online curriculum-based VOD tools, professional development services, digital textbooks, and student assessments, as well as publishes hardcopy curriculum-based content. As of December 31, 2013, it operated approximately 240 distribution feeds in 40 languages internationally. The company is headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland.

5,700 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/20/14

discovery communications-a (DISCA) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $3.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $925.4K
Chief Development & Digital Officer and Gener...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

discovery communications-a (DISCA) Key Developments

Discovery Reportedly In Talks To Buy 33% Stake In SBS Broadcasting

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DISC.A) is reportedly looking to buy 33% stake in SBS Broadcasting B.V. from John de Mol.

Discovery Communications Seeks Acquisitions

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DISC.A) will consider acquisitions. Andy Warren, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Discovery Communications said, "I still think there's probably opportunities for us to continue to do bolt-on acquisitions in some key markets, particularly in Europe and maybe in Asia."

Discovery Communications, Inc. Presents at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference 2014, Sep-16-2014 11:15 AM

Discovery Communications, Inc. Presents at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference 2014, Sep-16-2014 11:15 AM. Venue: Beverly Wilshire Hotel, 9500 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212, United States. Speakers: Andrew C. Warren, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President.

 

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Price/Earnings 23.1x
Price/Sales 4.4x
Price/Book 4.2x
Price/Cash Flow 3.8x
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