Broadcast stocks edge upward


Television did better on the market on the day before Halloween than did radio. It was pretty much steady as she goes as TV navigated the street. Radio stocks, on the other hand, seemed prone to mood swings. It too, however, moved upward at the end of the day, as a group.

The RBR Radio Index rose 2.381, or 0.3%, to 714.958.

The TVBR Television Index rose 7.131, or 0.9%, to 806.897.

Entercom, up 3.9%
Saga, up 3.7%
Radio One, up 3.5%

Cumulus, down 4.0%
SBS, down 3.4%
CBS, down 0.3%