Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCB) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

News coverage about Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCB) has been trending positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Discovery Communications earned a media sentiment score of 0.35 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.1919282402727 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Discovery Communications from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st.

Shares of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCB) traded down $1.90 during trading on Friday, reaching $26.10. 100 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,038. Discovery Communications has a 12-month low of $19.25 and a 12-month high of $29.80. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.56, a current ratio of 5.87 and a quick ratio of 5.87. The firm has a market capitalization of $9,410.00, a P/E ratio of 20.55 and a beta of 1.59.

Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCB) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter. Discovery Communications had a net margin of 16.63% and a return on equity of 22.24%.

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About Discovery Communications

Discovery Communications, Inc (Discovery) is a global media company. The Company provides content across multiple distribution platforms, including pay-television (pay-TV), free-to-air (FTA) and broadcast television, Websites, digital distribution arrangements and content licensing agreements. Its segments include U.S.

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