Analysts positive about Scripps Networks 2Q earnings

Analysts are expecting strong second quarter earnings from Scripps Networks Interactive when the Knoxville-based company files its financial report on Thursday.

The lifestyle media company is expected to post a profit of 87 cents a share, compared to 78 cents in the second quarter last year, according to Forbes.

2Q revenue is expected to be around $592 million, up 11 percent from the year-earlier period.


Scripps shares were up 41 cents to $55.20 in late-morning trading.

Forbes earnings preview