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AMC Networks is a company operating several brands on television, delivering content to audiences and a platform to distributors and advertisers. Its portfolio of brands includes AMC, BBC AMERICA, IFC, SundanceTV, WE tv, IFC Films, and a number of streaming services. The company also operates AMC Networks International, its international programming business, and 25/7 Media, its production services business.

TypePublic
Founded1980
HQNew York, NY, US
Websiteamcnetworks.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)2,002(-5%)
Job Openings31
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.8 B(-8%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$65(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at AMC Networks

Josh Sapan

Josh Sapan

President & Chief Executive Officer
Ed Carroll

Ed Carroll

COO
John Hsu

John Hsu

Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & Treasurer
Kim Kelleher

Kim Kelleher

President, Commercial Revenue & Partnerships
Jamie Gallagher

Jamie Gallagher

Executive Vice President, General Counsel, EVP & General Counsel
Anne Kelly

Anne Kelly

Senior Vice President, Corporate Secretary
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AMC Networks Office Locations

AMC Networks has offices in New York, Santa Monica and Amsterdam
New York, NY, US (HQ)
11 Pennsylvania Plaza
Santa Monica, CA, US
2425 Olympic Blvd
Amsterdam, NL
Herengracht 168, Suite 1. 5
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AMC Networks Financials and Metrics

AMC Networks Revenue

AMC Networks's revenue was reported to be $2.81 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

691.7m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

411.2m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

59.4%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

94.7m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

169.7m

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

2.7b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

65.0

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

147.5m

EV

5.4b
AMC Networks's current market capitalization is $2.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

2.8b2.8b3.0b3.1b2.8b

Revenue growth, %

7%2%6%

Cost of goods sold

1.5b1.4b

Gross profit

1.6b1.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

706.6m684.8m634.6m720.2m710.5m648.0m740.8m761.4m696.9m784.2m772.3m718.6m734.4m646.3m654.0m691.7m

Cost of goods sold

385.6m355.0m344.1m282.5m333.8m280.6m

Gross profit

386.7m363.6m390.3m363.8m320.2m411.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

50%51%53%56%49%59%
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

-1.9 x
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AMC Networks Operating Metrics

AMC Networks's Subscribers (AMC) was reported to be 91.2 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Countries

140140140

Subscribers (AMC)

95 m93.6 m91.2 m

Subscribers (WE tv)

85.4 m86.5 m85.9 m

Titles

600700800
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AMC Networks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RLJ EntertainmentJuly 31, 2018$274 m

AMC Networks Revenue Breakdown

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AMC Networks revenue breakdown by business segment: 83.4% from National Networks and 16.6% from International and Other

AMC Networks Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

64/100

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AMC Networks Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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AMC Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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AMC Networks Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    68/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    60/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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AMC Networks News and Updates

AMC Networks Inc. Announces Change to Location and Format of 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

NEW YORK, May 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (“AMC Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:AMCX) today announced that it will be holding its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) in person at the J.P. Morgan Club at the Madison Square Garden Arena, located on Seventh Av…

AMC Networks to Participate in MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Virtual Summit

NEW YORK, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AMCX) today announced that Josh Sapan, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate virtually in the MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Virtual Summit on Thursday, May 13, 2021. Mr. Sapan’s remarks are schedu…

AMC Networks profit beats estimates but revenue falls short

AMC Networks Inc. posted better-than-expected profit for the first quarter on Friday, but revenue fell short of estimates. The network said it had net income of $237.9 million, or $2.02 a share, in the quarter, up 7% from $222.5 million, or $1.22 a share, in the year-earlier period. Excluding restr…

AMC Networks Inc. Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

NEW YORK, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (“AMC Networks” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMCX) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021.

AMC Networks to Report First Quarter 2021 Results

NEW YORK, April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AMCX) will host a conference call to discuss results for the first quarter 2021 on Friday, May 7, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. AMC Networks will issue a press release reporting its results prior to the market opening.

Move over GameStop: Discovery, AMC Networks are latest heavily shorted stocks to see huge 2021 gains

Discovery's new growth narrative around Discovery+ has caused shares to spike as short sellers covered bets.
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AMC Networks Blogs

AMC’s 11 Weeks of Reveals until Season 11 of The Walking Dead

As part of AMC’s “11 Weeks of Reveals until Season 11” of The Walking Dead, which returns Sunday, August 22 at 9pm ET/8pm CT, AMC announced today The Walking Dead: Origins, a series of specials exploring the journeys of the series’ most celebrated characters, premiering Thursdays, beginning July 15,…

BAFTA AWARD-WINNING ACTRESS HELENA BONHAM CARTER TO NARRATE BBC AMERICA’S NEW, ORIGINAL NATURAL HISTORY SERIES EDEN: UNTAMED PLANET

The Series, From the Producer of the Emmy Award-winning Blue Planet II, Will Simulcast on BBC AMERICA and AMC Beginning Saturday, July 24 at 8PM ET/7C All Six Episodes Plus a ‘Making Of’ Episode to Also Stream on AMC+ NEW YORK – June 10, 2021 – BBC AMERICA announced today that the BAFTA Award-winnin…

IFC FILMS MATCHES WITH MILLENNIAL ROM-COM “DATING & NEW YORK” FOR NORTH AMERICA AHEAD OF TRIBECA WORLD PREMIERE

Written & Directed by newcomer Jonah Feingold Starring Francesca Reale, Jaboukie Young-White, Catherine Cohen, Brian Muller & Jerry Ferrara NEW YORK, NEW YORK (June 9, 2021) – IFC Films announced today that they are acquiring North American rights to the millennial rom-com Dating & New Y…

AMC STUDIOS GREENLIGHTS FIREBITE, A CO-PRODUCTION WITH SEE-SAW FILMS TO PREMIERE ON AMC+ LATER THIS YEAR

High-Octane Fantasy Follows Two Indigenous Australians on Quest to Battle Last Colony of Vampires in South Australia  NEW YORK, NY, June 8, 2021 – AMC Studios today announced that it has greenlit a new original series called Firebite. A co-production with See-Saw Films, the series will be filmed in …

IFC FILMS NABS NORTH AMERICAN RIGHTS TO PAUL VERHOEVEN’S CANNES COMPETITION FILM “BENEDETTA” AHEAD OF WORLD PREMIERE

NEW YORK, NY (May 27, 2021) – IFC Films announced today that they are acquiring North American rights to the erotic thriller Benedetta, directed by Paul Verhoeven. Verhoeven’s first directorial effort since his 2016 film Elle, Benedetta entangles sexuality, religion, and human ambition in its story …

A Closer Look with Marsha Ambrosius Premiering Thursday, June 10th on ALLBLK

VIEW TRAILER HERE ALLBLK is celebrating Black Music Month with a new episode of the popular new docu-series, A Closer Look, which profiles R&B, Soul, and Hip-Hop artists whose song(s) have and continue to top the billboard charts and re-shape the music industry. The fourth installment features m…
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AMC Networks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was AMC Networks founded?

    AMC Networks was founded in 1980.

  • Who are AMC Networks key executives?

    AMC Networks's key executives are Josh Sapan, Ed Carroll and John Hsu.

  • How many employees does AMC Networks have?

    AMC Networks has 2,002 employees.

  • What is AMC Networks revenue?

    Latest AMC Networks annual revenue is $2.8 b.

  • What is AMC Networks revenue per employee?

    Latest AMC Networks revenue per employee is $1.4 m.

  • Who are AMC Networks competitors?

    Competitors of AMC Networks include DreamWorks Animation, American Broadcasting Company and HBO.

  • Where is AMC Networks headquarters?

    AMC Networks headquarters is located at 11 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York.

  • Where are AMC Networks offices?

    AMC Networks has offices in New York, Santa Monica and Amsterdam.

  • How many offices does AMC Networks have?

    AMC Networks has 3 offices.