Last $31.23 USD
Change Today -0.77 / -2.41%
Volume 1.8M
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lions gate entertainment cor (LGF) Snapshot

Open
$31.78
Previous Close
$32.00
Day High
$31.83
Day Low
$30.74
52 Week High
10/21/13 - $37.75
52 Week Low
03/28/14 - $24.54
Market Cap
4.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.6M
EPS TTM
$1.54
Shares Outstanding
137.1M
EX-Date
09/26/14
P/E TM
20.3x
Dividend
$0.28
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Current Stock Chart for LIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT COR (LGF)

lions gate entertainment cor (LGF) Details

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., an entertainment company, is engaged in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, family entertainment, digital distribution, new channel platforms, and international distribution and sales activities. The company operates through two segments, Motion Pictures and Television Production. The Motion Pictures segment is involved in the development and production of feature films; acquisition of North American and worldwide distribution rights; North American theatrical, home entertainment, and television distribution of feature films produced and acquired; and worldwide licensing of distribution rights to feature films produced and acquired. The Television Production segment is engaged in the development, production, and worldwide distribution of television productions, including television series, television movies and mini-series, and non-fiction programming. The company distributes a library of approximately 15,000 motion picture titles, television episodes, and programs directly to retail stores and through digital media platforms, as well as indirectly to other international markets through its subsidiaries and various third parties. It also produces, syndicates, and distributes 30 television shows, which air on 20 networks; and distributes hundreds of series worldwide. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.

665 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/29/14
Founded in 1986

lions gate entertainment cor (LGF) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Non-Independent D...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Account...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
Co-Chief Operating Officer and Co-President o...
Total Annual Compensation: $900.0K
Chief Strategic Officer and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Co-Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $750.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

lions gate entertainment cor (LGF) Key Developments

Lionsgate Announces the Acquisition of Distribution Rights to The SMOSH Movie

Lionsgate announced the acquisition of distribution rights to The SMOSH Movie. The production was jointly financed by AwesomenessTV, founded and run by Brian Robbins (Varsity Blues, Smallville, Lionsgate's upcoming The Royals), and DEFY Media, a leading independent creator and distributor of digital content, in which Lionsgate has an equity interest.

Lionsgate Appoints Kerry Phelan as Head of Consumer Products and Licensing for Dreamworks Animation

Lionsgate appointed Kerry Phelan, a 25-year consumer branding veteran and former head of consumer products and licensing for DreamWorks Animation, to the newly-created position of Executive Vice President of Global Franchise Management and Strategic Partnerships to whom she will report to Chief Marketing Officer Tim Palen. Phelan has played an integral role in growing some of the biggest brands and franchises of all time, including Star Wars, Shrek and LEGO, and she most recently ran Consumer Products & Licensing for DreamWorks Animation, where she significantly increased that studio's consumer products revenue.

Lionsgate Announces Increased Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on November 7, 2014

Lionsgate announced that its board of directors has increased the company's quarterly cash dividend from $0.05 to seven cents $0.07 per common share. The dividend is payable on November 7, 2014 to shareholders of record as of September 30, 2014.

 

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Price/Earnings 27.7x
Price/Sales 1.8x
Price/Book 8.2x
Price/Cash Flow 23.3x
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