Discovery Communications (Class A) Revenue, Profits - DISCA Annual Income Statement

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$27.17 $1.67 (6.55%) DISCA stock closing price Jun 15, 2018 (Closing)

Stock analysis based on fundamentals means looking at financial statements in addition to the Discovery Communications stock price. In the income statement, an investor can check for important parameters like the topline or sales, the bottomline or profits, the basic EPS, dividends etc. Like any other income statement, the DISCA income statement also itemizes revenue/sales, operating expenses, and profits/bottomline for a quarter or year and reflects a YOY revenue growth of 5.79% when compared to the same period in the past. The operating expenses as shown in the Discovery Communications profit and loss statement for 2017 total to $3.5B. This line item shows that the operating expenses has increased compared with last year. Also check: Discovery Communications assets and Discovery Communications free cash flow.

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Discovery Communications (Class A) Revenues or Net Sales
Cost Of Goods Sold (COGS)2.66B2.43B2.34B2.12B1.69B1.22B1.23B1.07B1.07B1.02B
Discovery Communications (Class A) Gross Profit
Research & Development Expense----------
Selling General & Admin Expense1.85B1.69B1.74B1.75B1.57B1.3B1.08B1.21B1.06B1.15B
Income Before Depreciation Depletion Amortization2.37B2.38B2.32B2.39B2.27B1.97B1.92B1.49B1.39B1.27B
Depreciation Depletion Amortization1.66B322M330M329M276M117M119M130M155M216M
Non Operating Income-375M-34M-96M14M44M-89M-32M-222M46M-47M
Interest Expense475M353M330M328M306M248M208M203M250M256M
Discovery Communications (Class A) Pretax Income
Provision for Income Taxes176M453M511M610M659M562M425M288M472M352M
Investment Gains Losses----------
Other Income----------
Income Before Extraordinaries & Disc Operations-313M1.22B1.05B1.14B1.08B956M1.13B647M559M274M
Extraordinary Items & Discontinued Operations------11M-1M22M-43M
Discovery Communications (Class A) Profit/ Loss (Net Income)
Average Shares used to compute Diluted EPS576M610M656M687M361M380M405M429M425M322M
Average Shares used to compute Basic EPS384M401M432M454M357M376M401M425M423M321M
Income Before Nonrecurring Items1.3B1.3B1.15B1.27B1.18B1.08B1.06B764.25M437.24M313.65M
Income from Nonrecurring Items-1.63B-103.7M-113M-127M-101.08M-123M76.05M-123.25M122.76M-39.65M
Discovery Communications (Class A) Earnings Per Share Basic Net
Discovery Communications (Class A) Earnings Per Share Diluted Net
EPS Diluted Before Nonrecurring Items2.242.131.761.843.252.842.611.781.010.97
Preferred Dividends Acc Pd----------
Dividends Common----------
Dividend Per Share Common0.000.000.0040.610.
All figures in USD. M: Millions of USD, B: Billions of USD.
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Before investing one should read a report on Discovery Communications stock analysis. It helps to look at the following income statement items:

  • Revenue: This is the inflow that is generated from the sale of goods or services and is $6.87B for this year of 2017. Our Discovery Communications revenue chart gives a clear visual representation of how the topline or sales growth has been. Investors often invest only in those companies where the revenue is growing at a steady rate.
  • Bottom line: This refers to the last line in a profit and loss statement and denotes the net profit or loss for a particular period. The figure currently stands at $-337M for Discovery Communications for 2017. This figure is arrived at after deducting all operating expenses, interest, and taxes from revenue.

The income statement is also called the profit and loss statement. Apart from the DISCA income statement, one can check the Discovery Communications historical stock prices to check how the price has moved with time.

Discovery Communications (Class A) Income Statement - Key Financial Ratios

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