Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group is a television broadcasting company, which owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. The Company broadcasts free over-the-air programming, such as network provided programs, locally-produced news, local sporting events, programming from program service arrangements, syndicated entertainment programs, and internally originated programming to television viewing audiences in the communities through various local television stations. The content, distributed through Sinclair's broadcast platform, consists of programming provided by third-party networks and syndicators, local news, its owns networks, and other original programming produced by the Company.

Company Growth (employees)
Cockeysville, US
Size (employees)
8,400 (est)
Sinclair Broadcast Group was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Cockeysville, US

Sinclair Broadcast Group Office Locations

Sinclair Broadcast Group has an office in Cockeysville
Cockeysville, US (HQ)
10706 Beaver Dam Rd
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Sinclair Broadcast Group Financials and Metrics

Sinclair Broadcast Group Financials

Sinclair Broadcast Group's revenue was reported to be $2.7 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

679.3 m

Net income (Q2, 2017)

46 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

118.8 m

Market capitalization (16-Feb-2018)

3.7 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

796 m
Sinclair Broadcast Group's current market capitalization is $3.7 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.4 b2 b2.2 b2.7 b

Revenue growth, %


R&D expense

4.1 m

Operating expense total

4.1 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


338.6 m412.6 m455.1 m495 m504.8 m554.2 m548.4 m578.9 m666.5 m693.8 m649.9 m679.3 m

R&D expense

2.5 m4.2 m4.8 m1.1 m1.2 m745 k1.2 m1.3 m

Operating expense total

265.8 m331.6 m352.1 m393.3 m420.2 m439.8 m448.8 m492.6 m537.5 m539.8 m492.3 m560.4 m


72.8 m81 m103 m101.7 m84.5 m114.3 m99.6 m86.3 m129.1 m154 m157.6 m118.8 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


280.1 m17.7 m150 m260 m

Accounts Receivable

61.8 k


30.6 m21.3 m26.9 m36.3 m

Current Assets

697.9 m526.2 m701.8 m905.1 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


229 m317.8 m395.5 m99.4 m57.8 m64.6 m119.4 m141.5 m103.7 m104.5 m815.7 m796 m

Current Assets

587.6 m785.8 m763 m573.3 m533.8 m543.8 m672.2 m682.5 m678 m790.1 m1.4 b1.4 b


513.4 m574.1 m636.1 m712.7 m742.4 m741.9 m746.7 m723.8 m727.8 m713.1 m712.5 m705.5 m


1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.8 b2 b2 b2 b2.1 b2 b2 b2 b2 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

75.8 m215.1 m176.1 m250.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

70.6 m103.3 m103.4 m98.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(39 m)(71.7 m)

Accounts Payable

8 m53.3 m(18.1 m)60.1 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

71.6 m27.7 m69.3 m118 m24.8 m71.2 m115.3 m25.6 m76.2 m128.3 m70.7 m116.7 m

Depreciation and Amortization

47.1 m24.4 m49.6 m75 m25.2 m50.5 m75.9 m24 m48.4 m74.3 m24 m47.6 m

Accounts Receivable

(37.4 m)19.6 m3.4 m563 k26.9 m(46.2 m)(77.1 m)1.5 m(26.3 m)

Accounts Payable

28 m38 m76.4 m(15.4 m)5.9 m10.9 m18.9 m36.3 m(58.9 m)(23.4 m)
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

5.6 x
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Sinclair Broadcast Group Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Television Stations


Television Markets


Channels Affiliated



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