Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke helped put an end to Wall Street skid marks by suggesting that he had some tricks up his sleeve to perk up the economy if needed. But the effect was muted – the Pittsburgh Steelers have a Big Ben too, and some believe both Big Bens have their plusses and minuses. Broadcasters were up modestly.
The RBR Radio Index rose 1.299, or 0.4%, to 361.468.
The TVBR Television Index rose 1.780, or 0.7%, to 266.143.
SBS, up 4.3%
Radio One, up 4.2%
Fisher, up 2.6%
Saga, down 2.8%
Emmis, down 1.9%
Entravision, down 1.5%