AMC Networks operates several brands in television, delivering content to audiences and a platform to distributors and advertisers. The Company manages its business through the following two operating segments: National Networks and International and Other. National Networks segment includes activities of the programming businesses, which include several programming networks, distributed in the U.S. and Canada. These programming networks are AMC, WE tv, BBC AMERICA, IFC, and SundanceTV in the U.S.; and AMC, IFC and Sundance Channel in Canada. The National Networks operating segment also includes AMC Networks Broadcasting & Technology, the technical services business, which primarily services most of the programming networks included in the National Networks segment. International and Other segment principally includes AMC Networks International, the Company’s international programming businesses consisting of a portfolio of channels in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Asia and Africa; IFC Films, the Company’s independent film distribution business; AMCNI- DMC, the broadcast solutions unit of certain networks of AMCNI and third-party networks, and various developing online content distribution initiatives.

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TypePublic
HQNew York, US
Founded1980
Size (employees)2,029 (est)
Websiteamcnetworks.com
AMC Networks was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at AMC Networks

Joshua Sapan

Joshua Sapan

President and Chief Executive Officer
Edward Carroll

Edward Carroll

COO
Charles Dolan

Charles Dolan

Executive Chairman
Sean Sullivan

Sean Sullivan

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
James Gallagher

James Gallagher

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
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AMC Networks Office Locations

AMC Networks has offices in Bethpage, New York and Santa Monica
New York, US (HQ)
11 Penn Plaza
Bethpage, US
620 Hicksville Rd
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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, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

1.5b

Net income (Q2, 2018)

270.9m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

425.2m

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2018)

3.3b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2018)

58.8

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

416.1m

EV

6.0b
AMC Networks's current market capitalization is $3.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.6b2.2b2.6b2.8b2.8b

Revenue growth, %

37%19%7%

General and administrative expense

636.0m613.3m

Operating expense total

636.0m2.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

601.1m632.2m706.6m684.8m634.6m720.2m710.5m740.8m1.5b

General and administrative expense

158.9m156.3m153.9m179.4m137.1m163.7m162.3m166.4m337.8m

Operating expense total

442.3m472.9m447.8m506.8m517.5m488.5m534.8m507.2m1.1b

Depreciation and amortization

20.4m42.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

522.0m201.4m316.3m481.4m558.8m

Accounts Receivable

775.9m

Inventories

65.5m74.3m73.0m72.7m

Current Assets

1.3b1.3b1.5b1.7b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

509.7m159.5m284.0m296.6m194.3m241.1m307.6m702.8m643.5m682.8m403.6m189.5m529.2m416.1m

Accounts Receivable

793.3m818.7m

Current Assets

1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.9b1.9b1.8b1.7b1.5b1.9b1.8b

PP&E

106.4m130.0m123.8m
Annual
usdFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

264.4m5.1k3.8k

Depreciation and Amortization

54.7m69.0m83.0m84.8m94.6m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

126.7m1.2k1.0k120.1m83.4m67.5m142.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

46.6m14.4m31.9m50.2m20.5m41.6m62.4m19.6m41.2m63.5m23.5m44.1m20.4m42.0m

Accounts Payable

146.3m135.8m131.4m89.1m83.4m97.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

74.6m177.5m261.8m80.2m190.2m301.0m167.4m229.6m426.6m144.9m166.0m117.0m278.6m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

14.2 x

EV/CFO

21.7 x

EV/FCF

25 x

Financial Leverage

26 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

Subscribers (AMC)

95 m93.60 m91.20 m

Subscribers (IFC)

73.70 m71.20 m72.40 m

Subscribers (WE tv)

85.40 m86.50 m85.90 m

Titles

600 700 800
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AMC Networks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
RLJ EntertainmentJuly 31, 2018$274 m

AMC Networks Revenue Breakdown

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

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AMC Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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AMC Networks News and Updates

AMC Networks to Report Third Quarter 2018 Results

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AMCX) will host a conference call to discuss results for the third quarter 2018 on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. AMC Networks will issue a press release reporting its results prior to the market opening.

AMC Networks shares slide after Goldman downgrades to sell

AMC Networks Inc.'s stock tumbled 3.7% Thursday, after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to sell from neutral and said it expects it to underperform its peers. Analysts led by Drew Borst cited two main reasons for the move; weakness in national networks advertising due to declining ratings for fla…

AMC Networks to Participate in Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference

NEW YORK, Sept. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) today announced that Josh Sapan, President and CEO, will participate in the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 8:50 a.m. Eastern Time in New York, NY.

AMC Networks to Participate in Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference

NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) today announced that Sean Sullivan, EVP and CFO, will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 11:15 a.m. Pacific Time (2:15 p.…

AMC Networks to acquire RLJ Entertainment for $274 million

AMC Networks Inc. is acquiring digital channel company RLJ Entertainment, Inc. in a $274 million deal, the companies announced Monday morning. AMC will pay $6.25 per share of RLJ common stock, a 61% premium on the closing price prior to the initial bid from February 26. The deal is expected to close…
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AMC Networks Blogs

IFC’S BROCKMIRE STEPS UP TO BAT WITH FRESH ROSTER OF SEASON 3 GUEST STARS

Academy Award®-Winner J.K. Simmons, Bob Costas, Martha Plimpton, Richard Kind and More Join the Line-Up Brockmire Returns to IFC in Spring 2019 NEW YORK – October 18, 2018 – IFC today announced details and guest stars for Season 3 of Brockmire, the critically acclaimed comedy series starring Hank Az…

SHUDDER WILL BE THE EXCLUSIVE STREAMING HOME OF THE BREAKOUT HORROR SENSATION MANDY STARRING NICOLAS CAGE

(October 17, 2018, New York, N.Y.) — The film that IndieWire called “astonishing,” Newsweek hailed as a “fable from an alternate dimension,” that has a 94% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and Metacritic named a “must see” is coming soon to Shudder! AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for thrill…

SUNDANCE NOW’S GROUNDBREAKING ORIGINAL RELATIONSHIP DRAMEDY “THIS CLOSE” UNVEILS STAR-STUDDED SEASON TWO GUEST STAR LINE-UP

Including Marcia Cross, Camryn Manheim, Austin Nichols, Lisa Rinna, Margaret Cho and Millicent Simmonds Zach Gilford, Colt Prattes, Marlee Matlin, Cheryl Hines, Nyle DiMarco and Moshe Kasher Return as Recurring Guest Stars Season 2 Is Currently in Production in Los Angeles LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER …

AMC NETWORKS’ PREMIUM STREAMING SERVICES, SHUDDER AND SUNDANCE NOW, CONTINUE GLOBAL EXPANSION WITH LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Expansion Underscores Growing Consumer Demand for Curated Direct-to-Consumer Subscription Video-on-Demand Streaming Offerings Cannes (MIPCOM)/New York – 15 October 2018 – AMC Networks announced at MIPCOM 2018 further expansion of its direct-to-consumer premium streaming services, Shudder and Sundanc…

IFC FILMS PICKS UP U.S. RIGHTS TO FEMALE DRIVEN, POLITICAL THRILLER “AN ACCEPTABLE LOSS” DIRECTED BY JOE CHAPPELLE

STARRING TIKA SUMPTER AND JAMIE LEE CURTIS NEW YORK, NY (OCTOBER, 11 2018) – IFC Films announced today that it is acquiring U.S. rights to AN ACCEPTABLE LOSS, formerly titled THE PAGES, directed and written by Joe Chappelle, produced by Colleen Griffen of CorradoMooncoin, executive produced by Candy…

DRG AND SUNDANCE NOW FINALISE A CO-PRODUCTION DEAL FOR THE NEVER-BEFORE-TOLD TRUE CRIME SERIES THE OSLO KILLING

The Series is Currently in Production in Four Countries and is Directed by Ingrid Wevang October 12, 2018 – New York, NY — DRG announced today a deal for The Oslo Killing, a gripping, six-hour true crime series, to be co-produced between Discovery Networks Norway and Sundance Now, in association wit…
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AMC Networks Company Life and Culture

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