Aftershock rocks Wall Street – 4/7/11


Stock prices fell Thursday after a strong aftershock hit Japan, which was already trying to deal with a nuclear plant threat and massive damage from the original earthquake and tsunami last month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the day down 17 points, or 0.1%, at 12,409. Broadcasting stocks also fell.

The RBR Radio Index was down 6.955, or 1.7%, to 395.720.

The TVBR Television Index was down 2.232, or 0.8%, to 281.149.

Nexstar, up 6.1%
Saga, up 3%
Radio One, up 1.4%

Beasley, down 13.3%
Emmis, down 5.6%
Entravision, down 3.7%