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Last $3.06 USD
Change Today -0.05 / -1.61%
Volume 121.7K
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Lee Enterprises, Incorporated provides local news and information, and advertising services primarily in the Midwest, Mountain West, and West regions of the United States. It publishes 50 daily and 38 Sunday newspapers, 300 weekly newspapers, and classified and niche publications in 22 states, as well as provides news stories on Websites, mobile devices, and tablets; and provides retail, classified, national, and digital advertising services. The company also provides digital marketing services, including search marketing, social media and reputation management, audience extension, business profiles, and Website hosting and design to midsize and small businesses, as well as offers amplified digital solutions, a suite of custom digital marketing services that include search engine optimization amplification, search engine marketing, and Web and mobile production. In addition, it offers digital infrastructure and digital publishing services for approximately 1,600 daily and weekly newspapers, universities, television stations, and shoppers. The company was founded in 1890 and is based in Davenport, Iowa.

3,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 12/12/14
Founded in 1890

lee enterprises (LEE) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $900.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and T...
Total Annual Compensation: $532.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $512.5K
Vice President of Publishing
Total Annual Compensation: $356.3K
Vice President of Digital Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $321.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

lee enterprises (LEE) Key Developments

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated Elects Kevin D. Mowbray as Executive Vice President

Kevin D. Mowbray, vice president and chief operating officer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated, has been elected executive vice president and chief operating officer. In his new position Mowbray will take a central role in the long-range planning for the company, as well as continue to oversee newspaper print and digital operations in all 50 markets.

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated Reports Unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for the First Fiscal Quarter Ended December 28, 2014

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated reported unaudited consolidated financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended December 28, 2014. The company reported preliminary earnings of 18 cents per diluted common share for the first fiscal quarter ended December 28, 2014, compared with earnings of 22 cents a year ago. Excluding unusual matters, adjusted earnings per diluted common share totaled 22 cents, compared with earnings of 24 cents a year ago. Operating revenue for the 13 weeks ended December 28, 2014 totaled $176.2 million, a decrease of 0.7% compared with $177.4 million a year ago. Excluding the impact of a subscription-related expense reclassification as a result of moving to fee-for-service delivery contracts at several of newspapers, operating revenue decreased 3.4%. Operating cash flow decreased 6.8% from $49.3 million a year ago to $46.0 million for the first quarter of 2015. Operating income was $37,497,000 against $40,202,000 for the same period of last year. Income before income taxes was $16,505,000 against $19,485,000 for the same period of last year. Income attributable to the company was $9,753,000 against $11,892,000 for the same period of last year. Adjusted EBITDA was $50,178,000 against $53,502,000 for the same period of last year. Capital expenditures, net of insurance proceeds was $3,547,000 against $2,295,000 for the same period of last year.

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated Announces Management Appointments

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated announced the appointment of Nathan E. Bekke, group publisher and publisher of Casper Star-Tribune Communications, will move to the corporate office as Vice President - Consumer Sales & Marketing, a new position. He will lead all activities related to building digital and print audiences, including acquisition, retention, revenue generation, customer service and marketing. John M. Humenik, president and publisher of the Wisconsin State Journal and president of Madison Newspapers Inc., will additionally become Vice President - News. He succeeds Joyce Dehli, who announced that she is stepping down after nine years of celebrated leadership. Bekke, 45, has been involved with a range of charitable, community and statewide organizations since arriving in Wyoming. He currently is chairman of the We Read advisory committee and serves on the YMCA board of trustees. Humenik, 51, is president and publisher of the Wisconsin State Journal and president of Madison Newspapers Inc., and also has served as Lee group publisher with responsibilities for operations in Madison and Tucson.


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