Nexstar Sails Ahead With Another Healthy Jump


It’s been a great month for Nexstar Media Group. In the past 30 days, the company’s stock has sharply rebounded. As of midday Wednesday, its shares are just shy of its six-month high.

As of 1:26pm Eastern, Nexstar was up 17 cents, to $66.72.

With a 1-year target estimate of $85.11, this represents value to many investors. As such, Nexstar has risen from a recent low of $59.25 seen on Oct. 17, following a rally from a low of $57.05 on Sept. 14.

Nexstar last traded at this level in late July.

Additionally, Nexstar’s five-year trend shows healthy long-term growth, with future ebbs and flows expected.

Elsewhere on Wall Street ahead of Wednesday’s Closing Bell:

  • Salem Media Group¬†was off 5 cents, to $4.75.
  • Townsquare Media¬†was up 15 cents, to $7.60.

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