Nexstar Soars Again To Greater Heights


With another gain on Monday, Nexstar Media Group is on track to return to its all-time high seen on July 12. It’s forward momentum for a company with a lofty 1-year target estimate that went ex-dividend on August 9.

At the Closing Bell on Monday, Nexstar stock finished at $79.15, up 1% from Friday.

Volume was 395,311 shares; average volume is 687,203 shares.

Nexstar has a 1-year target estimate of $89.08; the forward dividend and yield is $1.50 (1.91%).

With a market cap of $3.6 billion, NXST peaked at $84 on July 12 before dipping to $73.05 at the beginning of August.

That’s not a huge deal for long-term Nexstar investors: On May 3 Nexstar sat at $61.20, after starting the year at $81.75.

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