All Entries in September, 2016

Emmis Privatization Decision Pushed To Oct. 7

Decision-makers ahave another week to consider Emmis head Jeff Smulyan's privatization plan; A fiscal Q2 call is set for Thursday...

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Stocks Bounce Back

U.S. stocks bounce backed Friday as financial shares rebounded. Radio and Television were both able to post gains. The RBR Radio Index rose 9.217,...

Viacom Takes Step Toward CBS Inc. Reunification

Viacom's board of directors forms a special committee of independent directors to evaluate a CBS merger...

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FCC Goes With Phased TV Repack Plan

A webinar about the proposed post-auction transition scheduling plan is set for October 13...

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Charlie Jennings – Management

Experienced Radio GSM looking for a GM, DOS or GSM position in North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia or neighboring states. I have over 20...

FCC Streamlines Foreign Ownership Procedures

The new rules modernize the foreign ownership filing and review processes, replacing the ad hoc case-by-case procedures ...

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Commerce Committee Members Split On STB Delay

Sens. Upton, Walden want STB proposal shared with the public, following FCC vote postponement....

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‘Niche,’ Indie TV Outlets Could Get A Boost

A proposal OK'd by the FCC yesterday could help "niche" networks and indies with cable and DBS carriage ...

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Fitch Affirms Univision IDR, Says Outlook Stable

The upgrade is based on Fitch's expectations of improved recovery prospects supported by Univision's EBITDA expansion....

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Heidi Browning Bolts Pandora For Hockey Slot

SVP/Strategic Solutions Heidi Browning has exited the streaming audio company after nearly six years ...

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CBS Confirms Viacom Merger Ask

Investors seem warm to the idea of a CBS/Viacom merger, as Viacom shares jumped $1.60, to $42.52, on the news....

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Black Diamond Closes On Michigan Deal

Jason James of Patrick Communications served as the exclusive broker in this transaction....

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Yuma To Las Vegas Relocation Nix Affirmed

Powell Meredith Communications Co.’s quest to move a low-power TV station from Yuma, Ariz. to Las Vegas ends...

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Stocks Plunge Nearly 200 Points

U.S. stocks plunged Thursday, with the Dow down almost 200 points. A selloff in bank and biotech shares led the decline. Radio posted a...

Nielsen Embraces PPM For TV Ratings

Come 2017, the Portable People Meter will be used for the measurement of in-home and out-of-home TV viewing...

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