On Oct. 19, New York Times (NYSE:NYT) released Q3 earnings for the period ended Sept. 30.

  • Revenues and earnings per share missed analyst estimates by 6.35% and 17%, respectively.
  • The broadcast media group was divested during the quarter and reported as a discontinued operation.

(Figures in millions, except per-share data)

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*Net Profit and EPS include income from discontinued operations associated with the Broadcast Media Group.

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