Is E W (USA Stocks:SSP) finally getting endorsement from retail investors?

SSP Stock  USD 9.16  0.20  2.23%   
E W Invested Capital is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. E W reported last year Invested Capital of 5.16 Billion. As of 02/24/2023, Invested Capital Average is likely to grow to about 5.7 B, while Tangible Asset Value is likely to drop slightly above 1.8 B. While some baby boomers are getting worried about media space, it is reasonable to sum up E W Scripps. We will cover the possibilities of making E W into a steady grower in March. Here I will also sum up some basic indicators that E W investors should consider in March.
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Reviewed by Gabriel Shpitalnik

The company is fairly valued at 14.75 per share with modest projections ahead.
The firm shows a Beta (market volatility) of 1.5564, which means a somewhat significant risk relative to the market. Let's try to break down what E W's beta means in this case. As the market goes up, the company is expected to outperform it. However, if the market returns are negative, E W will likely underperform. Although it is important to respect E W Scripps historical returns, it is better to be realistic regarding the information on the equity's current trending patterns. The approach to predicting future performance of any stock is to evaluate the business as a whole together with its past performance, including all available fundamental and technical indicators. By analyzing E W Scripps technical indicators, you can at this moment evaluate if the expected return of 0.0325% will be sustainable into the future. E W Scripps today shows a risk of 2.64%. Please confirm E W Scripps standard deviation, as well as the relationship between the value at risk and kurtosis to decide if E W Scripps will be following its price patterns.

How important is E W's Liquidity

E W financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance E W Scripps ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. E W financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between E W's total debt and its cash.

How does E W utilize its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of E W, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash E W is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The E W cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities.
E W Net Cash Flow from Operations is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. E W reported last year Net Cash Flow from Operations of 311.42 Million

What did E W file with SEC?

The SEC filings are financial statements or other formal documents of E W Scripps that are regularly submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Public companies, certain insiders, and broker-dealers are required to make SEC filings and fintech professionals rely on these filings for information about companies they are evaluating for investment purposes. Please note, most SEC filings are available online through the SEC's EDGAR database.
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Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to E W shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.
24th of February 2023
Financial Statements and Exhibits. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
21st of February 2023
Unclassified Corporate Event
16th of February 2023
Other Events. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers: Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to E W shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.

Another Deeper Perspective

E W Scripps retains a total of 71.56 Million outstanding shares. The majority of E W Scripps outstanding shares are owned by other corporate entities. These outside corporations are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to obtain positions in E W Scripps to benefit from reduced commissions. Hence, institutional investors are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in E W. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of E W Scripps as this could imply that something significant has changed or about to change at the company. Note that regardless of who owns the company, if the true value of the entity is less than the market is willing to pay for it, you may not be able to generate positive returns over time.
 2020 2021 2022 2023 (projected)
Interest Expense92.99 M165.16 M189.94 M204.93 M
Gross Profit927.73 M1.18 B1.35 B1.46 B

Ownership Breakdown

Retail Investors3.59

E W technical analysis connotes possible reversion

The kurtosis is down to 1.44 as of today. E W Scripps shows above-average downside volatility for the selected time horizon. We advise investors to inspect E W Scripps further and ensure that all market timing and asset allocation strategies are consistent with the estimation of E W future alpha. Understanding different market volatility trends often help investors to time the market. Properly using volatility indicators enable traders to measure E W's stock risk against market volatility during both bullish and bearish trends. The higher level of volatility that comes with bear markets can directly impact E W's stock price while adding stress to investors as they watch their shares' value plummet. This usually forces investors to rebalance their portfolios by buying different stocks as prices fall.

Our Takeaway on E W Investment

When is the right time to buy or sell E W Scripps? Buying stocks such as E W isn't very hard. However, what challenging for most investors is doing it at the right time. Proper market timing is something most people cannot do without sophisticated tools, which help to isolate the right opportunities, deliver winning trades and diversify portfolios on a daily basis.
The bottom line, as of the 24th of February 2023, our research shows that E W is a rather not too volatile investment opportunity with a below average odds of financial distress in the next two years. From a slightly different view, the entity currently appears to be fairly valued. Our primary 90 days 'Buy-Sell' recommendation on the enterprise is Hold.

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