Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCB) has earned an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Discovery Communications’ rating score has improved by 66.7% in the last 90 days as a result of a number of analysts’ ratings changes.

Brokerages have set a 1-year consensus price target of $30.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Discovery Communications an industry rank of 173 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

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

Discovery Communications (NASDAQ DISCB) traded down $1.47 on Friday, hitting $32.50. The stock had a trading volume of 100 shares, compared to its average volume of 982. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.56, a current ratio of 5.87 and a quick ratio of 5.87. Discovery Communications has a twelve month low of $19.25 and a twelve month high of $34.00. The firm has a market capitalization of $9,390.00, a PE ratio of 25.59 and a beta of 1.59.

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

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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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