Green Day For Media Stocks


U.S. financial markets continued their rollercoaster-like activity on Thursday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 254.69, to 24,103.11. The Nasdaq composite index improved 114.22 points, to 7,063.44.

Among the media companies on the rise: Viacom and Beasley.

For Viacom, its Class B shares gained 58 cents, to $31.06.

The gain came as CBS Corp. shares fell 49 cents, to $51.39.

Meanwhile, Beasley Broadcast Group enjoyed a 15-cent gain, to $11.30.

Entercom stock inched upward for the second straight session after hitting a recent low, finishing at $9.65.

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