SBGI - Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
44.06
-0.21 (-0.47%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
Stock chart is not supported by your current browser
Previous Close44.27
Open44.73
Bid44.16 x 800
Ask44.17 x 1400
Day's Range43.81 - 44.73
52 Week Range25.14 - 66.57
Volume738,576
Avg. Volume1,236,623
Market Cap4.058B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.18
PE Ratio (TTM)12.77
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.80 (1.80%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-08-29
1y Target EstN/A
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
All
News
Press Releases
  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Promotes Kathan Jager To General Manager In Sioux City, IA

    SIOUX CITY, Iowa, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) announced that Kathan Jager has been promoted to General Manager for KPTH (FOX) in Sioux City, Iowa.  Ms. Jager will also be responsible for the oversight of Sinclair's provision of services to KMEG (CBS) under a joint sales agreement.  The announcement was made by Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair's television group.

  • PR Newswire

    ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Prove Out High-Quality Video to Fixed and Mobile Devices

    Advanced Compression (SHVC), Multiplexing (Layered Division), and Technicolor SL-HDR1(High Dynamic Range) Together Demonstrate Impressive Improvements HUNT VALLEY, Md. , Sept. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ONE ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Acquires 20% Interest In YES Network

    BALTIMORE , Aug. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a consortium, led by Yankee Global Enterprises, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (" Sinclair ") (NASDAQ: SBGI) announced that an indirect subsidiary ...

  • Business Wire

    Yankee Global Enterprises with Strategic Partners Sinclair and Amazon Acquire YES Network from Disney

    Yankee Global Enterprises, with strategic partners Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) and Amazon (AMZN), today announced the purchase of the YES Network (“YES”) from The Walt Disney Company (DIS), acquiring the 80 percent of the YES Network not already held by Yankee Global Enterprises at a total enterprise value of $3.47 billion. Additional equity investments were provided by RedBird Capital, funds managed by Blackstone’s Tactical Opportunities business, and Mubadala Capital.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair promotes Mark Aitken and Scott Shapiro

    BALTIMORE , Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Mark Aitken has been promoted from Vice President to Senior Vice President of Advanced Technology ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Promotes Michael Bouchard To Vice President of Technology Strategy of One Media 3.0, LLC

    BALTIMORE, Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) is pleased to announce that Michael Bouchard has been promoted to Vice President of Technology Strategy for One Media 3.0, LLC ("ONE Media").  Effective August 26, 2019, Mr. Bouchard will report to Mark Aitken, President of ONE Media and will help drive Sinclair's development and deployment of ATSC 3.0. Mr. Bouchard brings over 25 years of digital and technology experience.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Completes Acquisition of Regional Sports Networks from Disney

    Byron Allen is an Equity and Content Partner in the RSN Holding Company BALTIMORE and BURBANK, Calif. , Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) ("Sinclair" ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Kicks Off 2019-20 High School Sports Season

    BALTIMORE , Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) ("Sinclair") proudly kicks-off another exciting season of high school sports coverage, starting with its ...

  • LiveXLive Presents The STIRR Music Series
    PR Newswire

    LiveXLive Presents The STIRR Music Series

    STIRR partners with LiveXLive to stream 12 upcoming events on new pop-up channel LOS ANGELES , Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) ("LiveXLive"), a global digital ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Names Cathy Jamison Vice President Of Sales Marketing

    BALTIMORE, Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) is pleased to announce that Cathy Jamison has been named Vice President of Sales Marketing of Sinclair's television group.  Ms. Jamison will report to Chief Revenue Officer, Rob Weisbord, and will be leading the comprehensive marketing strategy and cross-platform brand building for our sales teams to further drive Sinclair's market-leading position. Cathy Jamison is a seasoned marketing and media veteran who has entertainment, brand, and agency experience. Prior to that, Ms. Jamison was VP of Marketing for Relevent Sports where she worked on the brand development and marketing plans for the International Champions Cup and El Clasico Miami.  From 2013 to 2016 she also ran a marketing and branding consultancy for hotels, consumer products, and professional services companies.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Hires Jason Wildenstein As General Manager In Johnstown, PA

    JOHNSTOWN, Pa., Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) announced that Jason Wildenstein has been named General Manager for WJAC (NBC) in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.  The announcement was made by Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair's television group. In making the announcement, Mr. Marks said, "We are thrilled to have Jason join Sinclair. "I'm extremely excited to be joining Sinclair and the very talented team at WJAC," commented Mr. Wildenstein.  "I'm looking forward to living and working in West-Central Pennsylvania, serving the amazing communities there and contributing to the growth of the station.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Declares $0.20 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend

    BALTIMORE, Aug. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on the Company's Class A and Class B common stock.  The dividend is payable on September 16, 2019, to the holders of record at the close of business on August 30, 2019. The Company owns, operates and/or provides services to 191 television stations in 89 markets. Sinclair is a leading local news provider in the country and is dedicated to impactful journalism with a local focus.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

    - INCREASES TOTAL REVENUE BY 6% COMPARED TO PRIOR YEAR - ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND PER SHARE OF $0.20 BALTIMORE , Aug. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), the "Company" ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Closes Private Offering of Senior Secured Notes and Senior Notes

    BALTIMORE , Aug. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In connection with its $9.6 billion pending and previously announced acquisition of a regional sports networks business ("RSN") from The Walt Disney Company, ...

  • PR Newswire

    Louis Libin Rejoins Sinclair Broadcast Group

    HUNT VALLEY, Md., Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) announced today that Louis Libin has rejoined the company as its Vice President for Spectrum Engineering and Policy.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair's High School Sports Division Renews Broadcast Rights Agreement for North Carolina High School State Championships

    BALTIMORE, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) ("Sinclair") has recently renewed its agreement with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) to continue producing and broadcasting the North Carolina High School football and basketball championship games to air across the state through May 2022. "We are very excited to continue our relationship with the NCHSAA for another 3 years," said Steve Mann, Executive Director for Sinclair's High School Sports Division. "After a successful two-year contract, we are pleased to continue our partnership with Sinclair and their local stations," added NCHSAA Commissioner Que Tucker.  "Sinclair has been a wonderful friend to the Association and our member schools.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Announces Contingent Redemption of 5.375% Notes

    BALTIMORE , July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. ("Sinclair" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sinclair Television ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Prices Private Offering of Senior Secured Notes and Senior Notes

    BALTIMORE, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In connection with its $9.6 billion pending and previously announced acquisition of a regional sports networks business ("RSN") from The Walt Disney Company, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. ("Sinclair" or the "Company") (SBGI) announced today that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries, Diamond Sports Group, LLC ("Diamond") and Diamond Sports Finance Company (the "Co-Issuer" and, together with Diamond Sports Group, the "Issuers"), have priced their previously announced private offering of $3.050 billion aggregate principal amount of Senior Secured Notes due 2026 (the "Secured Notes") and $1.825 billion aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2027 (the "Senior Notes" and, together with the Secured Notes, the "Notes").

  • PR Newswire

    Fueled by Live Local News and Fan Favorite TV Shows, STIRR Soars to One Million Downloads

    Six Months after Launch, the OTT Service sees a 200% increase in viewership BALTIMORE , July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- STIRR, a free, ad-supported linear channel streaming service with access to live local ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Promotes Richard Cook to General Manager In Pittsburgh, PA

    PITTSBURGH, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI) announced that Richard Cook has been promoted to General Manager for WPGH (FOX) and WPNT (MNT) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The announcement was made by Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair's television group. "I am very excited and honored by the opportunity to lead WPGH and WPNT," commented Mr. Cook.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2019 Media Revenue

    The Company also announced that it has entered into a multi-year agreement with Charter Communications, Inc. for the continued carriage of the Company's broadcast television stations and Tennis Channel, as well as carriage of Marquee Sports Network when it launches in the first quarter of 2020.  The agreement also provides for a term extension for the carriage of currently carried FOX regional sports networks (the "RSNs") that is effective upon the Company closing on its pending acquisition of the RSNs from the Walt Disney Company. The preliminary Media Revenue results described in this press release are estimates only and are subject to revision until the Company completes its close processes.  The Company will report its complete second quarter 2019 earnings results at 7:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, followed by a conference call to discuss the results at 9:00 a.m. ET.  The call will be webcast live and can be accessed at www.sbgi.net under "Investors/ Webcasts."  The dial-in number for the earnings call is 888-428-7458.

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Announces Private Offering of Senior Secured Notes and Senior Notes of Diamond Sports Group

    BALTIMORE , July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In connection with its $9.6 billion pending and previously announced acquisition of a regional sports networks business ("RSN") from The Walt Disney Company, ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Announces Launch of Regional Sports Network Acquisition Financing

    BALTIMORE , July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In connection with its $9.6 billion pending and previously announced acquisition of a regional sports networks business ("RSN") from The Walt Disney Company, ...

  • PR Newswire

    Sinclair Broadcast Group's CompulseOTT Unit Releases New OTT Reporting Platform: "Compulse360"

    BALTIMORE, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair announced the release of its new daily over-the-top (OTT) reporting platform for CompulseOTT called "Compulse360." The new reporting platform will provide campaign measurement of audiences and impression metrics in a local market. "Compulse360" will leverage Comscore's innovative cross-platform video advertising measurement solution, Comscore Campaign Ratings, to prove the efficiency of the campaigns run through the new ad network. "We are very excited to provide the highest-level reporting at scale on over 2,000 local monthly connected TV campaigns with third-party reporting on every single ad impression from Comscore, a partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms," said Brian Hunt, head of OTT/CTV for CompulseOTT and Sinclair Digital Group.