All Entries in November, 2014

Oil slides, broadcast slips

Airplane stocks have been positively impacted by the woes of the oil industry, which is apparently in the throes of an old-fashioned gas station...

LPTV NPRM about to be opened for comment

According to the LPTV Spectrum Rights Coalition... ...

Comments

Sony slammed by FTC for misleading ads

Claims made about PlayStation and handheld PlayStation Vita left out more than a few important details... ...

FTC / Federal Trade Commission

Media News: CBS, Disney, MFM, ION

In today’s media notes, CBS and ION are sending out dividends... ...

CBS

Bargain basement fines for renewal slips

FM stations in Texas and Indiana missed the deadline... ...

Deadline

Phone fail costs SLC station

Typically when a broadcaster violates the FCC’s phone call broadcast rules... ...

Dollar Sign

Radio’s battle for beachfront ratings turf

Here they are: Nielsen Audio results from 10/9/14 through 11/5/14....

Clark-Smidt

LPTV organization makes its case

Among its arguments is that CTIA isn’t so much against LPTV participation as it is......

LPTV

Nexstar’s LA bet gets a thumbs up

Wells Fargo Securities analyst Marci Ryvicker used one of Nexstar honcho Perry Sook’s favorite words... ...

Nexstar Broadcasting Group

Beasley staffs up in Tampa

Tampa-St. Pete is new territory for Beasley Broadcasting, and its bringing over two from its Augusta GA outpost to run the six-station cluster. Kent...

Tweener AM sold along AL-FL border

This station is in the middle of two related markets. ...

Sold

Simulcasting: The Future of Metrics for the Radio Industry

A growing number of radio operators are in favor of adding over-air, mobile and digital station listening together...

Bill-Freund

Black Friday pushing November car sales

The Fiat/Chrysler group of vehicles are the fastest growing models... ...

Kelley Blue Book

Intelli invests in another AM

The third station for Tron Dinh Do’s Intelli LLC will be in the Dallas-Fort Worth market....

Sold

Broadcasters buck the trend

On the theory that all good things must come to an end, or some related theory, the stock market edged down Tuesday after a...