Executives in Fortune 500 companies and market leaders rely on key information from the 2017 Report on Newspaper Publishers. The report helps identify industry changes, trends, largest competitors, and growth opportunities.
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2017 Market Research Report on Newspaper Publishers Industry
Current Research on the Newspaper Publishers IndustryThis section provides answers to fundamental and critical questions about the industry:
- What is the total market size ($ millions)?
- What is the Newspaper Publishers industry outlook?
- Has the market grown or declined?
- What is the market growth rate?
- Are long term forecasts positive or negative?
- What is the industry size and average company size?
- How many companies are in the industry?
Market Size & Industry StatisticsThe total U.S. market size for the Newspaper Publishers industry: statistics cover all companies, both public and private. In addition to total revenue, the industry research provides details on employees, companies, and average firm size in the sector. Use this market information to research and analyze growth rates and the Newspaper Publishers industry trends and market outlook based on quantitative research and economic data.
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|Average Revenue Per Firm|
|Average Employees Per Firm|
Market Forecast - Newspaper Publishers[PREMIUM]Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook & Newspaper Publishers future growth trends. The following five-year forecast utilizes advanced economics and statistics to project both short-term and long-term market growth and outlook. The industry outlook can be used to set a strategy applicable to economic realities.
|Forecast / Industry Outlook||2017||2018||2019||2020||2021||2022|
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|Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)|
Product & Services BreakdownResearch products and services in the Newspaper Publishers industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.
|Product Description||Number of Companies||Sales ($ millions)||Percent of Total Sales|
Subscriptions And Sales - General Newspapers
Subscriptions And Sales - General Newspapers - Daily (Published At Least Four Times A Week.)
Subscriptions And Sales - General Newspapers - Other Than Daily (Published Less Than Four Times A Week.)
Subscriptions And Sales - Specialized Newspapers
Sale Of Advertising Space - General Newspapers
Sale Of Advertising Space - General Newspapers - Daily (Published At Least Four Times A Week.)
Sale Of Advertising Space - General Newspapers - Other Than Daily (Published Less Than Four Times A Week.)
Sale Of Advertising Space - Specialized Newspapers
Other Publishing - Sale Of Advertising Space
Other Publishing, Excluding Newspaper Publishing - Sale Of Advertising Space
Distribution Services For Others
All Other Receipts
U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by StateMarket Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower market share than average.
Market Trends for Newspaper PublishersRise and fall in market prices are affectedd by supply, demand, and the cost of goods/services sold. Higher demand or COGS will put upward price pressure on prices. Higher competition among Newspaper Publishers companies will put a downward pressure on prices. The chart shows how prices are changing within the , month-to-month over the last three years.
Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.
|Industry Average||Percent of Sales|
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|Cost of Goods Sold|
|Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity|
|Rent paid on business property|
|Domestic production activities deduction|
|Compensation of officers|
|Salaries and wages|
|Employee benefit programs|
|Taxes and Licenses|
|Other Operating Expenses|
|Total Operating Expenses|
|EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)|
|Earnings Before Taxes|
Financial Ratio Analysis - Newspaper PublishersFinancial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a company in the industry compares relative to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.
|Profitability & Valuation Ratios - Newspaper Publishers||Industry Average|
|Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Newspaper Publishers industry is performing.|
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
|Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
|Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Newspaper Publishers measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.
|Liquidity Ratios - Newspaper Publishers||Industry Average|
|Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.|
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
|Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.
|Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance Indicators||Industry Average|
|Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.|
|Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
|Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.
Compensation & Salary Surveys for EmployeesCompensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.
|Title||Percent of Workforce||Bottom Quartile||Average (Median) Salary||Upper Quartile|
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|General and Operations Managers||2%|
|Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations||30%|
|Media and Communication Workers||23%|
|News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents||11%|
|Reporters and Correspondents||11%|
|Writers and Editors||11%|
|Sales and Related Occupations||16%|
|Sales Representatives, Services||12%|
|Advertising Sales Agents||11%|
|Advertising Sales Agents||11%|
|Office and Administrative Support Occupations||22%|
|Other Office and Administrative Support Workers||11%|
|Transportation and Material Moving Occupations||10%|
|Material Moving Workers||5%|
|Laborers and Material Movers, Hand||5%|
Companies in Newspaper Publishers and Similar Industries[PREMIUM]Newspaper Publishers market research identifies top companies with the largest estimated market share. Information includes corporate earnings and public company ticker symbols where available.
Public Newspaper Publishers Company NewsWeb scan for recent news about public companies. Newspaper Publishers market research on key company news, and Newspaper Publishers statistics.
The market size analysis identifies the overall sales data within the industry. Statistics break down facts about companies within the market.
Government Contracts Related to Newspaper PublishersIn 2016, the federal government spent a total of $6,535,838 on Newspaper Publishers. It has awarded 542 contracts to 90 companies, with an average value of $72,620 per company.
Top government vendors:
|Company||Federal Contracts||Total Award Amount|
Growth Opportunities / Competitive ThreatsCompanies in other industries may also sell similar products. Since there is an overlap in the customer base, there may be an opportunity for companies in Newspaper Publishers to sell additional products/services offered by these adjacent industries. Alternatively, these industries may identify further products in this industry to target. Products most at risk are those with the highest profit margins and lowest barriers to entry.
The following industries are competing channels for sales of similar products/services.
|Competing Industry||Sales Relative to Newspaper Publishers||Opportunity/Threat|
|Graphic Design Services||Competing industry|
|Business Service Centers||Competing industry|
|Magazine & Periodical Publishers||Competing industry|
|Document Preparation Services||Competing industry|
|Book Publishers||Competing industry|
Sales from other industries of Printing Services are less than those from Newspaper Publishers. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Printing Services sales, taking market share from this industry.
Printing Services Product Sales Report
Segments classified within this market research reportThis market research report includes companies whose primary business is any of the following:
Newspaper branch offices, Publishers, newspaper (except exclusive Internet publishing), Newspaper publishers and printing combined, newspaper, combined with printing, Newspaper publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing), etc.