NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Meredith Corporation (“Meredith” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MDP). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at email@example.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Meredith and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
In January 2018, Meredith acquired Time Inc. (“Time”) for $3.2 billion. On September 5, 2019, Meredith stated that it expected fiscal 2020 adjusted EBITDA in the range of $640 million to $675 million, significantly below analyst expectations of $793 million. Meredith cited plans to increase spending to improve the operations of Time, as the business was not as profitable as expected.
On this news, Meredith’s stock price fell $10.14 per share, or over 23%, to close at $33.68 per share on September 5, 2019.
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