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Lowest Price to Book Ratio in the Publishing Industry Detected in Shares of News Corp (NWSA, GCI, SCHL, MDP, NYT)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Publishing industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.

News Corp ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 0.73. Gannett is next with a a price to book ratio of 1.20. Scholastic ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 1.23.

Meredith follows with a a price to book ratio of 2.77, and The New York Times rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 3.58.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of The New York Times on May 3rd, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $15.58. Since that recommendation, shares of The New York Times have risen 13.6%. We continue to monitor The New York Times for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): NWSA GCI SCHL MDP NYT