With a 1-year target estimate now well above $100, investors are energized once again about Nexstar Media Group and its potential growth, once its likely acquisition of Tribune Broadcasting is complete and it spins stations -- with Apollo Group/Cox Enterprises' newly formed group taking them.
Whether you like it or not, broadcast media C-Suiters, the "smart TV" is capturing more homes than ever. Just how many homes are acquiring these internet-connected devices, allowing viewers to seamlessly view Netflix, Amazon Prime and other OTT services just as easy as a cable or over-the-air channel?
A new study by the ANA Educational Foundation concludes that recruiting and retaining racially diverse talent continues to vex marketers due to a disconnect between the resources invested in diversity initiatives and a lack of inclusiveness felt by diverse workers. Could media be suffering from similar challenges?
We grew up trusting our friends, teachers, newspapers, radio hosts and TV news announcers. Now, say two scholars, "we are now living in the post-trust era." What does this mean for the content appearing on many radio station websites? What about what's being said from a broadcast TV stations news anchors?
Johnny Carson, who helmed The Tonight Show from 1962-1992, offered in-show product endorsements, as did sidekick and announcer Ed McMahon, throughout many of the show's early years. Now, thanks to Veritone, archival and licensing of these clips, in addition to guest appearances, is possible.
"Happy Valentine's Day ... here are the keys to your gift." Is that a common thing? Auto dealers may have been hoping for a lovers' leap in sales last week, given the surge in spot TV activity seen for the week ending February 17. What brands, in particular, stepped up their ad activity?
New research from the Phoenix deployment of Next-Gen TV shows that the new service delivering live, over-the-air TV could increase broadcast TV viewing and drive sales of new receivers. That's according to a study recently conducted by the people pushing the voluntary rollout of ATSC 3.0.
Among the many articles about broadcast media shared with RBR+TVBR is a piece from U.K.-based globalwebindex, which enjoys a U.S. office just minutes east of a placid stretch of Pacific beaches. With OTT, CTV and vMVPD common acronyms disrupting broadcast TV, what's the state of the biz?
The awards will be presented at the Broadcasters Foundation annual breakfast at 7am Pacific on Wednesday, April 10 in the Brahms Room of the Encore Hotel in Las Vegas, during the 2019 NAB Show.
How valuable is an LPTV facility licensed to the city of New York? Call it a bargain-basement acquisition in the nation's No. 1 DMA for the man behind HC2 Station Group, thanks to a deal consummated Jan. 31 and filed Friday with the FCC.
The co-lead in Deloitte Telecom's Media and Technology Cognitive Advantage Consulting Practice and a Deloitte Consulting principal have been tapped to serve as keynote speakers for Media Financial Management Association’s Localism Event In New York.
What is being billed as the industry’s largest conference dedicated to the next generation of video distribution is readying its second go-around, in Denver in mid-May. It promises to bring together the leading video executives from around the globe. Learn why The Pay TV Show may matter for you.
Just after Thursday's Closing Bell on Wall Street, CBS Corporation revealed its Q4 results. Here's a glance at the key highlights you need to know about the media company's fiscal health.
According to Nielsen, Univision is easily beating Comcast-owned rival Telemundo in the prime-time ratings war. That isn't helping Univision's finance flaws, exacerbated by an ongoing carriage dispute with DISH Network. Univision in Q4 swung from net income to a net loss of $40.2 million.
A multi-year renewal agreement for Nielsen Local TV ratings and Nielsen local consumer behavior data, Scarborough, across Graham’s local television stations and markets was announced today by the nation's dominant audience measurement and consumer data company.