It’s very, very slow out there, with respect to deals being filed at the FCC.
Of course there is an important disclaimer to add to that statement: TV deals are certainly flowing, especially given the blockbuster announcement Monday morning (12/3) that Nexstar Media Group intends to merge with Tribune Media in an all-cash deal valued at some $6.4 billion, including assumption of debt.
Radio deals? The spigot appears to be dry. But, is a reservoir being filled, ready to flow in 2019?