Gannett Company Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1906

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 12,800


  • Stock Symbol
  • GCI

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 71

  • Share Price
  • $3.71
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Gannett Company General Information


Gannett Co Inc is a digital newspaper company providing local media and marketing solutions in the U.S. The group operates in three segments, Domestic Gannett Media, Newsquest, and Digital Marketing Solutions. The majority of revenue is from the Domestic Gannett Media segment. The company's brands include USA TODAY and more than 250 daily newspapers as well as digital marketing services companies, including ReachLocal, WordStream, and others. The company produces more than 350 annual events, such as themed expos. The company also operates in the U.K. through the U.K. media company Newsquest, providing more than 150 local media brands.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Liberty Group Publishing, Gatehouse Media, New Media Investment Group
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 7950 Jones Branch Drive
  • McLean, VA 22107
  • United States
+1 (703) 000-0000

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Gannett Company Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$3.71 $3.45 $1.66 - $3.79 $547M 148M 974K -$0.87

Gannett Company Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,556,713 1,554,917 1,602,397 2,122,983
Revenue 2,630,394 2,663,550 2,945,303 3,208,083
EBITDA 193,447 268,233 213,482 251,785
Net Income (122,903) (27,791) (78,002) (134,962)
Total Assets 2,089,166 2,181,247 2,393,555 2,828,069
Total Debt 1,269,857 1,294,258 1,425,756 1,487,225
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Gannett Company Valuation & Funding

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Gannett Company Comparisons

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Gannett Company Competitors (13)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
The E.W. Scripps Corporation Cincinnati, OH 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
News Corp Formerly PE-Backed New York, NY 00000 00.000 000000&0
Gatehouse Media Corporation Pittsford, NY 0000
Vox Media Venture Capital-Backed Washington, DC 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Yahoo Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
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Gannett Company Patents

Gannett Company Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-2427064-A1 Mount for display systems Inactive 25-Oct-2000 00000000
AU-2006201438-A1 Information portal Active 25-Apr-2000
AU-2006201438-B2 Information portal Inactive 25-Apr-2000 0
JP-4877696-B2 Information portal Inactive 25-Apr-2000 00000000 0
JP-2011259477-A Information portal Pending 25-Apr-2000 H04W4/00
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Gannett Company Executive Team (33)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Michael Reed Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Paul Bascobert Chief Executive Officer
Robert Dickey President
Doug Horne Chief Financial Officer
Vincent Cirel Chief Technology Officer & Interim CISO
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Gannett Company Board Members (10)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000 00000 Gannett Company Chairman 000 0000
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Gannett Company Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Gannett Company Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Gannett Company Investments & Acquisitions (71)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Gannett Company (Acquired 2019) 18-Nov-2019 0000000000 00.00 Publishing 0000000 0
Move This World 15-Mar-2019 00000 0000 00.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Schurz Communications (Publishing Division) 31-Jan-2019 0000000000 0000 Publishing
TouchCare 01-Jan-2019 00000 0000 00000 Other Healthcare Services 0000000 0
Rugged Events Holding 15-Aug-2018 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Leisure Facilities 00000 000
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Gannett Company Subsidiaries (21)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Edward A. Sherman Publishing Publishing Newport, RI 2010
Rugged Events Holding Leisure Facilities Boston, MA 0000
Messenger Post Connection Publishing Canandaigua, NY 0000
Rochester Business Journal Publishing Rochester, NY 0000
USA Today Acquirer McLean, VA 0000
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Gannett Company ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated April, 25, 2024

14.77 | Low Risk

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Gannett Company Exits (14)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
BridgeTower Media 31-Dec-2015 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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Stephens Media 18-Mar-2015 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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Times News Publishing 08-Jan-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
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Miami News-Record 07-Jul-2014 000000000000000000 Completed
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KHOU 23-Dec-2013 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Gannett Company FAQs

  • When was Gannett Company founded?

    Gannett Company was founded in 1906.

  • Who is the CEO of Gannett Company?

    Michael Reed and Paul Bascobert are the CEOs of Gannett Company.

  • Where is Gannett Company headquartered?

    Gannett Company is headquartered in McLean, VA.

  • What is the size of Gannett Company?

    Gannett Company has 12,800 total employees.

  • What industry is Gannett Company in?

    Gannett Company’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is Gannett Company a private or public company?

    Gannett Company is a Public company.

  • What is Gannett Company’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Gannett Company is GCI.

  • What is the current stock price of Gannett Company?

    As of 24-May-2024 the stock price of Gannett Company is $3.71.

  • What is the current market cap of Gannett Company?

    The current market capitalization of Gannett Company is $547M.

  • What is Gannett Company’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Gannett Company is $2.63B.

  • Who are Gannett Company’s competitors?

    The E.W. Scripps, News Corp, Gatehouse Media, Vox Media, and Yahoo are some of the 13 competitors of Gannett Company.

  • What is Gannett Company’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Gannett Company’s EPS for 12 months was -$0.87.

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