They're off and running! – 1/3/12


A jump in the factory activity index of the Institute for Supply Management was enough to send Wall Street traders racing out of the starting gate as a new year of stock trading began. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 180 points, or 1.5%, to 12,397. Broadcasting stocks ran with the other horses.

The RBR Radio Index was up 11.279, or 3.7%, to 317.566.

The TVBR Television Index was up 4.950, or 2.1%, to 241.569.


Dial Global, up 11%
Entercom, up 8.1%
Arbitron, up 5.5%

SBS, down 3.7%
LIN, down 3.3%
Radio One, down 2.4%