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Top 5 Companies in the Publishing Industry With the Lowest Price to Book Ratio (NEWM, NWSA, NWS, AHC, SCHL)

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.

New Media Invest ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 0.70. Following is News Corp-Cl A with a a price to book ratio of 0.81. News Corp-Cl B ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 0.83.

A.H. Belo Corp follows with a a price to book ratio of 0.96, and Scholastic Corp rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 1.03.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of New Media Invest on August 6th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $9.00. Since that call, shares of New Media Invest have fallen 6.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest price to book ratio new media invest news corp-cl a news corp-cl b a.h. belo corp scholastic corp

Ticker(s): NEWM NWSA NWS AHC SCHL