A nice increase in November sales figures for retailers helped boost the stock markets, but the optimism was blunted by another bad day for oil. Radio was happy to ride the retail coattails, but as a group, TVBR TV index stocks apparently lost their grip.
The RBR Radio Index rose 16.468, or 2.5%, to 688.941.
The TVBR Television Index fell 1.481, or 0.2%, to 862.720.
Cumulus, up 6.1%
iHeart, up 4.8%
Emmis, up 4.0%
Sinclair, down 1.8%
Nexstar, down 0.8%
Gray, down 0.6%