Regnery Publishing is a part of Salem Media Group, a Camarillo, CA based “broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values.”
About Regnery President Marji Ross
(Regnery Publishing, US) — Marjory Grant Ross (Marji) has been President and Publisher of Regnery Publishing since April 2003. She joined Regnery in 1999 as vice president and general manager. Prior to joining Regnery, Marji worked as senior group publisher for the large newsletter publisher, Phillips International, where she ran several business units, including investment newsletters, business newsletters and health newsletters. In her early career, Marji was a business editor and writer. She graduated from Dartmouth College with a BA in English in 1981, and earned her Masters in Journalism from The American University in Washington, DC. She currently serves on the boards of the National Conservative Campaign Fund, the Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute, and the Beth Chai Congregation. In February 2005, she was named the Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute’s Woman of the Year. She lives in Virginia with her husband and three daughters.
· “Marji Ross: A Woman of Enthusiastic, Energetic, and Personable Leadership” by Newt Gingrich, Human Events.
· (November 24, 2011.)“Regnery’s Marji Ross profits in a liberal world” by Bill Steigerwald, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. (December 28, 2008)
· “How book publishing fits into the conservative movement – an interview with Regnery President Marji Ross” by Dustin Siggins, Tea Party Patriots. (March 15, 2013)
· “Books that beat out the big boys” by Jim Fletcher, WND. (February 28, 2012)
· Radio Interview on Rick Santorum’s Blue Collar Conservatives, Patriot Voices Radio (April 21, 2014)
· Television Interview at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference, C-SPAN2 BookTV. (March 6, 2014)
· Television Interview at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference, C-SPAN2 BookTV. (March 21, 2013)
· Television Interview at Book Expo America 2013, C-SPAN2 BookTV. (May 30, 2013)
· Television Interview at Book Expo America 2012, C-SPAN2 Book TV. (June 6, 2012)
· Conservative Women’s Network Lecture, C-SPAN2 BookTV. (November 18, 2011)
A quick look at Salem Media Group (SALM) from the perspective of stock performance illustrates a possible shift in American values. Zacks Equity Research prepared the following assessment.
(Yahoo! Finance, US) — Investors focused on the Consumer Discretionary space have likely heard of Salem Media Group (SALM), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? A quick glance at the company’s year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of the Consumer Discretionary sector should help us answer this question.
Salem Media Group is one of 243 individual stocks in the Consumer Discretionary sector. Collectively, these companies sit at #11 in the Zacks Sector Rank. The Zacks Sector Rank includes 16 different groups and is listed in order from best to worst in terms of the average Zacks Rank of the individual companies within each of these sectors.
The Zacks Rank is a proven model that highlights a variety of stocks with the right characteristics to outperform the market over the next one to three months. The system emphasizes earnings estimate revisions and favors companies with improving earnings outlooks. SALM is currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #1 (Strong Buy).
Over the past 90 days, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for SALM’s full-year earnings has moved 50% higher. This is a sign of improving analyst sentiment and a positive earnings outlook trend.
Based on the most recent data, SALM has returned 7.18% so far this year. In comparison, Consumer Discretionary companies have returned an average of 20.10%. This means that Salem Media Group is performing better than its sector in terms of year-to-date returns.
Looking more specifically, SALM belongs to the Broadcast Radio and Television industry, which includes 26 individual stocks and currently sits at #153 in the Zacks Industry Rank. Stocks in this group have gained about 26.76% so far this year, so SALM is slightly underperforming its industry this group in terms of year-to-date returns.
Going forward, investors interested in Consumer Discretionary stocks should continue to pay close attention to SALM as it looks to continue its solid performance.
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