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Analysts expect profit swing from E.W. Scripps

Analysts are looking for media company E.W. Scripps to report a turnaround from a year ago when it releases its third quarter financial statement on Friday.

Scripps, the parent company of the Knoxville News Sentinel and the Memphis Commercial Appeal, is expected to report a profit of about 9 cents per share compared to a loss of 9 cents per share in the third quarter last year.

Revenues are projected to be up about 27 percent to $214 million for the quarter.

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Donald Trump for President?

Check out this Forbes Q&A with celebrity businessman Donald Trump.

JAPAN+TRUMP(2).jpgApparently there is considerable Web talk about a possible presidential run. Never one to shy away from publicity, Trump says he is considering giving it a go.

“The polls are very strong. I am seriously thinking about it,” Trump says in the Q&A.

I never know whether to take The Donald serious, but a Trump run would be entertaining.

Wonder who his running mate would be? Is there another half-term governor out there?

Photo: AP archives