Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ:DISCK) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Monday morning.

According to Zacks, “Discovery Communications is the world’s number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in 170 countries. It empowers people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity through 100-plus worldwide networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science Channel, Planet Green, Investigation Discovery and HD Theater, as well as leading consumer and educational products and services, and a diversified portfolio of digital media services including HowStuffWorks.com. “

Separately, ValuEngine raised Discovery Inc Series C from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, December 7th.

Shares of DISCK stock opened at $27.65 on Monday. Discovery Inc Series C has a fifty-two week low of $19.08 and a fifty-two week high of $31.55. The firm has a market capitalization of $14.47 billion, a PE ratio of 12.34 and a beta of 1.31. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.61, a current ratio of 1.01 and a quick ratio of 1.01.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Murphy Pohlad Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Discovery Inc Series C by 1.4% during the fourth quarter. Murphy Pohlad Asset Management LLC now owns 35,179 shares of the company’s stock valued at $811,000 after acquiring an additional 500 shares during the last quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. boosted its stake in Discovery Inc Series C by 6.9% in the 4th quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 10,814 shares of the company’s stock worth $250,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. boosted its stake in Discovery Inc Series C by 0.5% in the 4th quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. now owns 155,217 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,582,000 after buying an additional 785 shares during the last quarter. Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc. boosted its stake in Discovery Inc Series C by 1.5% in the 4th quarter. Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc. now owns 61,602 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,422,000 after buying an additional 937 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Trust Co. of Vermont boosted its stake in Discovery Inc Series C by 16.5% in the 4th quarter. Trust Co. of Vermont now owns 6,862 shares of the company’s stock worth $158,000 after buying an additional 970 shares during the last quarter. 57.61% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Discovery Inc Series C

Discovery, Inc operates as a media company worldwide. The company operates through U.S. Networks, International Networks, and Education and Other segments. It owns and operates various television networks under the Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Science Channel, Velocity, Discovery Family Channel, Destination America, American Heroes Channel, Discovery Life, The Oprah Winfrey Network, Eurosport, Discovery Kids, DMAX, and Discovery Home & Health brands, as well as other regional television networks.

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