Chart: Valuing Diversified Media Stocks Based On Sales

by: Robert Zenilman

Rob Zenilman submits: Trailing 12 Month Price/Sales ratios of stocks covered in the Diversified Media sector ranged from 5.2 (Pending:UVN) down to 1.1 (NYSE:BLC), with a median value of 1.7.

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Data in table version:


Closing Price Sales per Price /
Ticker Company 07/10/06 Share-TTM Sales-TTM
BLC Belo Corp. $15.86 $14.72 1.1
CBS CBS Corporation $27.37 $18.99 1.4
CCU Clear Channel Communications Inc. $31.12 $13.25 2.3
DIS Walt Disney Co. $29.92 $14.73 2.0
DJ Dow Jones & Co. Inc. $34.31 $21.74 1.6
EMMS Emmis Communications Corp. $14.85 $10.42 1.4
GCI Gannett Co. Inc. $56.81 $30.54 1.9
HLR Hollinger International Inc. $8.13 $4.95 1.6
JRN Journal Communications Inc. $11.15 $10.17 1.1
MNI McClatchy Co. $40.15 $24.85 1.6
NWSA News Corp. $19.06 $7.82 2.4
NYT New York Times Co. $24.10 $21.91 1.1
TRB Tribune Co. $32.55 $17.59 1.9
TWX Time Warner Inc. $16.67 $9.93 1.7
UVN Univision Communications Inc. $33.20 $6.45 5.2
VIA-B Viacom Inc. $35.44 $13.69 2.6
WON Westwood One Inc. $7.90 $6.29 1.3
WPO Washington Post Co. $764.82 $373.35 2.0

Data: CapitalIQ

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