Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. (SBGI)

43.75
NASDAQ : Consumer Services
Prev Close 44.12
Day Low/High 43.52 / 44.50
52 Wk Low/High 25.14 / 66.57
Avg Volume 1.21M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 67.06M
Market Cap 4.06B
EPS 3.40
P/E Ratio 7.94
Div & Yield 0.80 (1.76%)
FCC Chief Pai Unexpectedly Slams Sinclair Deal for Tribune

FCC Chief Pai Unexpectedly Slams Sinclair Deal for Tribune

Ajit Pai makes a surprising critique of Sinclair's proposed divestitures in its purchase of Tribune.

FCC Rocks Sinclair-Tribune Merger; Arconic Makes Perfect PE Sense -- ICYMI

FCC Rocks Sinclair-Tribune Merger; Arconic Makes Perfect PE Sense -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Monday, July 16.

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21st Century Fox Scoops Up Local News Stations

21st Century Fox Scoops Up Local News Stations

Twenty-First Century Fox is making a play for more local stations.

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Fox to Purchase 10 Sinclair TV Stations, Reports Say: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Fox to Purchase 10 Sinclair TV Stations, Reports Say: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Sinclair is selling the stations in order to win approval for its acquisition of Tribune Media.

Sinclair Broadcast Group And Imagine Communications Collaborate On Next-Gen Monetization Solutions

Sinclair Broadcast Group And Imagine Communications Collaborate On Next-Gen Monetization Solutions

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. ("SBG") (Nasdaq: SBGI) and Imagine Communications are working to accelerate the development of a new, next-generation advertising management software platform designed to provide broadcasters...

Silicon Valley Is Laying Low on Net Neutrality

Silicon Valley Is Laying Low on Net Neutrality

Google, Facebook and Netflix were relatively quiet when the net neutrality framework became law in 2015. Will they get noisier now that it could be dismantled?

7 Big Questions as Meredith Seals Deal for Time Inc.

7 Big Questions as Meredith Seals Deal for Time Inc.

CEO Steve Lacy says the megamerger is all about scale to compete against the duopoly of Google and Facebook, but is it enough scale? And what follow-on deals -- buying or selling -- may follow?

Meredith Bets $2.8 Billion That Time Merger Can Pressure Facebook, Google

Meredith Bets $2.8 Billion That Time Merger Can Pressure Facebook, Google

Meredith's proposed $2.8 billion acquisition of its fellow magazine publisher is a wager that together the two legacy print companies can stake out a slice of the digital advertising pie.

Sinclair Poised to Rack Up Another (Big) Victory at Trump's FCC

Sinclair Poised to Rack Up Another (Big) Victory at Trump's FCC

To Sinclair Broadcast's many critics, the FCC is acting out of political favoritism. To Chairman Ajit Pai, it's simply doing what he promised he'd do.

Local Television Broadcasters' TIP (TV Interface Practices) Initiative To Accelerate Electronic Workflow For TV Advertising Transactions

Local Television Broadcasters' TIP (TV Interface Practices) Initiative To Accelerate Electronic Workflow For TV Advertising Transactions

A consortium of local television broadcasters including Nexstar Media, Sinclair Broadcast, TEGNA and Tribune Media, today announced the launch of the TV Interface Practices or " TIP Initiative," an industry work group...

FCC Loosens Rules on Media Ownership; Gun Makers Announce Holiday Sales -- ICYMI

FCC Loosens Rules on Media Ownership; Gun Makers Announce Holiday Sales -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, Nov. 16.

FCC Lifts Ban on Local Media Cross-Ownership, Inviting New Wave of Consolidation

FCC Lifts Ban on Local Media Cross-Ownership, Inviting New Wave of Consolidation

The FCC has voted on party lines to lift a decades-old ban on a local TV station owning a local newspaper, auguring a potential increase in M&A.

FCC About to Eliminate Even More Media Ownership Rules

FCC About to Eliminate Even More Media Ownership Rules

The FCC is expected on Thursday to make further changes to media ownership rules, long sought by Sinclair Broadcast and other TV station groups.

E.W. Scripps Faces Board Challenge From Mario Gabelli

E.W. Scripps Faces Board Challenge From Mario Gabelli

The activist investor Mario Gabelli is pressing to name three directors to E.W. Scripp's 11-person board.

Who Might Buy CNN?

Who Might Buy CNN?

AT&T says it won't sell the cable news network, but who -- Murdoch, Bloomberg, Bezos -- may be lining up in case CEO Randall Stephenson changes his mind?

Brill-Crovitz Start-Up News Guard Will Take Aim at Fake News

Brill-Crovitz Start-Up News Guard Will Take Aim at Fake News

The big question is will Google and Facebook use News Guard's green-yellow-red signals to separate fake news from real news reporting?

Fox Surges on Report of Talk to Sell Much of Company to Disney

Fox Surges on Report of Talk to Sell Much of Company to Disney

Disney may be interested in buying Fox's film and TV studios as it readies a streaming service to compete with Netflix.

Sinclair Broadcast Defiant Amid Acquisition Criticism as Earnings Disappoint

Sinclair Broadcast Defiant Amid Acquisition Criticism as Earnings Disappoint

The TV station owner, in reporting third-quarter earnings, pushes out expectations to close its $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media to early 2018.

Sinclair Broadcast Turned Away Bill O'Reilly

Sinclair Broadcast Turned Away Bill O'Reilly

The former Fox News star has been looking for a new gig since being ousted in April amid allegations of sexual harassment, but Sinclair was not interested in hiring him.

The FCC May Shift Media Consolidation Into High Gear

The FCC May Shift Media Consolidation Into High Gear

Much anticipated in the Trump, anti-regulation era, the agency looks to eliminate media cross-ownership rules. How will that really change the landscape?

GE's Stock Decline Continues; JetBlue Faces More Challenges Than Storms -- ICYMI

GE's Stock Decline Continues; JetBlue Faces More Challenges Than Storms -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Tuesday, Oct. 24.

FCC Gives Opponents of Sinclair-Tribune Deal Two Additional Weeks to Comment

FCC Gives Opponents of Sinclair-Tribune Deal Two Additional Weeks to Comment

The FCC bowed to pressure from opponents of Sinclair's proposed acquisition of Tribune Media and gave additional time for comments.

Sinclair Hints at New Digital Networks After Tribune Media Acquisition

Sinclair Hints at New Digital Networks After Tribune Media Acquisition

Sinclair's FCC filing sets up a bitter battle over the 'public interest' benefit to acquiring Tribune Media, owner of 42 local-TV stations including Chicago's WGN.

Sinclair Filing to Clarify How It Can Complete Tribune Media Acquisition

Sinclair Filing to Clarify How It Can Complete Tribune Media Acquisition

Sinclair's partisan politics may worry Tribune Media's local TV stations, but for smaller cable operators, the concern is over its heavy-handed demands for higher fees.

Senate Reconfirms FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Despite Objections

Senate Reconfirms FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Despite Objections

Debate centered along party lines with lawmakers voicing concerns over net neutrality, media consolidation and expansion of broadband in rural markets.

Tegna's Streamlined Focus on TV-Stations May Invite Activist Interest

Tegna's Streamlined Focus on TV-Stations May Invite Activist Interest

Tegna has spun-off Car.com and sold Career Builder to focus on its TV-Stations, moves that could appeal to a buyer.

Politics Hang Heavy Over FCC's Review of Sinclair-Tribune Media

Politics Hang Heavy Over FCC's Review of Sinclair-Tribune Media

Sinclair Broadcasting's conservative politics has sparked criticism that regulators are going light in their review of its proposed $6.6 billion acquisition of Tribune Media.

Sinclair Continues to Seek FCC Approval of Its Deal to Buy Tribune

Sinclair Continues to Seek FCC Approval of Its Deal to Buy Tribune

The addition of Tribune will give Sinclair Broadcasting another 43 television stations.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)