Lee Enterprises Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1950

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 3,342

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • LEE

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 30

  • Share Price
  • $12.10
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Lee Enterprises General Information

Description

Lee Enterprises Inc is a local news publication company in the United States. It is a digital-first subscription business providing local markets with valuable, high quality, trusted, intensely local news, information, advertising and marketing services. Its product portfolio includes digital subscription platforms, daily, weekly and monthly newspapers and niche products, all delivering original local news and information as well as national and international news. The products offer digital and print editions, and its content and advertising is available in real time through the websites and mobile apps.

Contact Information

Website
lee.net
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Publishing
Stock Exchange
NAS
Corporate Office
  • 4600 East 53rd Street
  • Davenport, IA 52807-3479
  • United States
+1 (563) 000-0000

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Lee Enterprises Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$12.10 $12.07 $7.56 - $15.89 $75.2M 6.14M 17.4K -$2.00

Lee Enterprises Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 30-Sep-2023 FY 2022 30-Sep-2022 FY 2021 30-Sep-2021
EV 564,904 557,858 612,047 667,352
Revenue 637,547 691,138 780,969 794,649
EBITDA 59,595 69,010 79,109 119,661
Net Income (11,972) (5,267) (2,017) 22,745
Total Assets 684,807 711,617 744,042 843,551
Total Debt 493,870 500,076 516,416 548,911
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Lee Enterprises Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Lee Enterprises Comparisons

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Financing
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Lee Enterprises Competitors (22)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Gannett Company Formerly PE-Backed McLean, VA 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
VICE Media Private Equity-Backed Brooklyn, NY 0000 00000 000000000 00000
The Wall Street Journal Corporation New York, NY 00000
DallasNews Corporation Dallas, TX 000 000000000
Postmedia Network Canada Private Equity-Backed Toronto, Canada 0000 00000 000000000000
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Lee Enterprises Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kevin Mowbray Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Timothy Millage Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
Astrid Garcia Vice President of Human Resources & Legal and Chief Legal Officer
Michele White Vice President of Information Technology & CIO
Nathan Bekke Operating Vice President and Vice President - Consumer Sales & Marketing
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Lee Enterprises Board Members (13)

Name Representing Role Since
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Lee Enterprises Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Lee Enterprises Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Lee Enterprises Investments & Acquisitions (30)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Waco Tribune-Herald 06-Apr-2022 0000000000 Publishing
Evvnt 30-Oct-2020 00000 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software
BH Media Group 16-Mar-2020 0000000000 00000 Publishing 0000 0000
The Roanoke Times 16-Mar-2020 0000000000 Publishing 00000 000
Omaha World-Herald 29-Jan-2020 Merger/Acquisition Publishing
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Lee Enterprises Subsidiaries (9)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
BLOX Digital Media and Information Services (B2B) East Moline, IL 1989
Kenosha News Publishing Kenosha, WI 0000
Waco Tribune-Herald Publishing Waco, TX 0000
The Roanoke Times Publishing Roanoke, VA 0000
Omaha World-Herald Publishing Omaha, NE 0000
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Lee Enterprises ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated April, 01, 2021

15.02 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

Negl

0-10

Low

10-20

Med

20-30

High

30-40

Severe

40+

Exposure

Exposure refers to the extent to which a company is exposed to different material ESG issues

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Management

Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues

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Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.

Global

Covered Companies

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Rank

0.00

Percentile

Media

Industry

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Rank

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Percentile

Publishing

Subindustry

00 of 61

Rank

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Percentile

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Lee Enterprises Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Wanderful Media 28-Apr-2014 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 12 buyers
Wanderful Media 21-May-2013 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 12 buyers
Wanderful Media 25-Sep-2012 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 12 buyers
PowwowHR 15-Dec-2009 00000 00000 00 00.00 Completed
  • 4 buyers
Daily Herald 01-Jan-2005 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Lee Enterprises FAQs

  • When was Lee Enterprises founded?

    Lee Enterprises was founded in 1950.

  • Who is the CEO of Lee Enterprises?

    Kevin Mowbray is the CEO of Lee Enterprises.

  • Where is Lee Enterprises headquartered?

    Lee Enterprises is headquartered in Davenport, IA.

  • What is the size of Lee Enterprises?

    Lee Enterprises has 3,342 total employees.

  • What industry is Lee Enterprises in?

    Lee Enterprises’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is Lee Enterprises a private or public company?

    Lee Enterprises is a Public company.

  • What is Lee Enterprises’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Lee Enterprises is LEE.

  • What is the current stock price of Lee Enterprises?

    As of 21-Jun-2024 the stock price of Lee Enterprises is $12.10.

  • What is the current market cap of Lee Enterprises?

    The current market capitalization of Lee Enterprises is $75.2M.

  • What is Lee Enterprises’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Lee Enterprises is $638M.

  • Who are Lee Enterprises’s competitors?

    Gannett Company, VICE Media, The Wall Street Journal, DallasNews, and Postmedia Network Canada are some of the 22 competitors of Lee Enterprises.

  • What is Lee Enterprises’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Lee Enterprises’s EPS for 12 months was -$2.00.

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