Nexstar Media Group

Nexstar Media Group is a television broadcasting company focused on the acquisition, development and operation of television stations in medium-sized markets in the United States. Nexstar leverages localism to bring services and value to consumers and advertisers through its television, digital and mobile media platforms. Nexstar’s portfolio includes all primary major network affiliates, including ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and The CW, as well as other multicast affiliates, including Telemundo, Me-TV, Bounce TV and more. Nexstar delivers powerful and innovative digital solutions and services to local and national media companies, advertisers, agencies and brands. The Company offers superior audience engagement across all media devices and local broadcast television’s influence on consumers’ purchasing and political decisions. 

Company Growth (employees)
Irving, US
Size (employees)
4,006 (est)+3%
Nexstar Media Group was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Irving, US

Nexstar Media Group Office Locations

Nexstar Media Group has offices in Irving, Salt Lake City, Baton Rouge, Saint Paul and in 65 other locations
Irving, US (HQ)
545 E John Carpenter Fwy
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Nexstar Media Group Data and Metrics

Nexstar Media Group Financial Metrics

Nexstar Media Group's revenue was reported to be $540.3 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

540.3 m

Net income (Q1, 2017)

4.9 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

110.2 m

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2017)

2.9 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

72.9 m
Nexstar Media Group's current market capitalization is $2.9 b.
USDFY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


502.3 m631.3 m252.3 m1.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

399.1 m458.1 m


103.2 m173.2 m67.3 m92.5 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

66.2 m62 m

Pre tax profit

110.7 m46.8 m47.1 m

Income tax expense

(2.6 m)(46.1 m)

Net Income

(1.8 m)64.6 m76.4 m93.1 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


146.9 m157.7 m203.4 m221.3 m224.9 m255.7 m262 m275.7 m540.3 m


34.9 m41.7 m37.9 m52.5 m48.3 m57.9 m64 m72.9 m110.2 m

EBIT margin, %


Pre tax profit

19.4 m26 m18.5 m32 m27.8 m37.1 m43.3 m43.1 m(997 k)

Net Income

10.9 m15.4 m11.9 m19.9 m17.2 m22.3 m24.8 m25.6 m4.9 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


40 m131.9 m43.4 m87.7 m


6.1 m16.1 m7.3 m15 m

Current Assets

201.2 m317.7 m260 m363.2 m


212.3 m237.7 m266.6 m276.2 m


198.1 m256.5 m451.7 m473.3 m

Total Assets

1.2 b1.5 b1.8 b3 b

Accounts Payable

10.3 m16.3 m25.9 m19.8 m

Current Liabilities

83.9 m97.3 m146.1 m189.6 m

Total Liabilities

2.7 b

Common Stock

306 k312 k316 k316 k

Additional Paid-in Capital

396.8 m398 m396.2 m386.9 m

Retained Earnings

(410.4 m)(345.8 m)(268.1 m)(176.6 m)

Total Equity

(13.2 m)56.5 m86.4 m284.4 m

Financial Leverage

-88 x25.9 x21.2 x10.4 x
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


32.1 m68.7 m44.6 m26.9 m23.4 m12.8 m27.2 m29.3 m72.9 m

Current Assets

189.6 m230.1 m281.6 m266.9 m289.2 m234.3 m261.9 m287 m1.1 b


219.2 m215.6 m277.8 m276.2 m271.6 m287.7 m283.9 m283.6 m741.5 m


213.9 m214.5 m441.1 m443.9 m445.2 m459.9 m460 m488.4 m2.1 b

Total Assets

1.2 b1.2 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b2.9 b7.5 b

Accounts Payable

12 m10 m20.3 m22.5 m23.7 m24.9 m29.9 m25.4 m36 m

Current Liabilities

73.2 m82.3 m136.4 m123.3 m143 m145.1 m156 m181.2 m551.2 m

Common Stock

309 k309 k313 k316 k316 k316 k316 k316 k473 k

Additional Paid-in Capital

397.2 m394.5 m398.1 m402.9 m399.4 m402.5 m398.1 m392.8 m1.4 b

Retained Earnings

(392.1 m)(376.7 m)(332.9 m)(312.6 m)(295.3 m)(246.4 m)(221.9 m)(197.1 m)(169.4 m)

Total Equity

9.5 m22.2 m71.4 m96.2 m61.7 m117.6 m138.1 m267.6 m1.2 b

Financial Leverage

125.7 x55 x26.6 x19.4 x30.1 x16.1 x13.7 x10.9 x6.2 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(1.8 m)64.6 m76.4 m93.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

30.1 m25.9 m47.2 m51.3 m

Accounts Receivable

(38 m)(10 m)(30 m)(27.3 m)


(3.2 m)1.3 m(1.3 m)(29 m)

Accounts Payable

4.3 m4 m16.9 m33.3 m

Cash From Operating Activities

27.3 m166.5 m197.3 m247.8 m

Purchases of PP&E

(19 m)(20.4 m)(29 m)(31.9 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(248.1 m)(230 m)(474.3 m)(140.2 m)

Short-term Borrowings

(945 k)(1.5 m)(3 m)(3.3 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(438.8 m)(72.4 m)(166.3 m)(80.1 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

191.8 m155.4 m188.6 m(63.3 m)

Interest Paid

75.1 m59.2 m70.4 m99.9 m

Income Taxes Paid

3.1 m29.1 m29.4 m
USDY, 2017


134.9 k

Financial Leverage

6.2 x

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