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.

Type
Public
HQ
Cockeysville, US
Founded
1986
Size (employees)
8,400 (est)
Website
sbgi.net
Sinclair Broadcast Group was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Cockeysville, US
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Key People/Management at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Christopher Ripley

Christopher Ripley

President & Chief Executive Officer
Frederick Smith

Frederick Smith

Vice President
J. Smith

J. Smith

Vice President
David Smith

David Smith

Executive Chairman
Martin Leader

Martin Leader

Director
Robert Smith

Robert Smith

Director
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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 $2.73 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

2.7 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

594.1 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

737.5 m

Market capitalization (23-Apr-2018)

2.9 b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

681.3 m
Sinclair Broadcast Group's current market capitalization is $2.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.4 b2 b2.2 b2.7 b2.7 b

Revenue growth, %

45%12%23%

R&D expense

4.1 m10 m

Operating expense total

4.1 m2 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Revenue

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

EBIT

72.8 m81 m103 m101.7 m84.5 m114.3 m99.6 m86.3 m129.1 m154 m157.6 m118.8 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

280.1 m17.7 m150 m260 m681.3 m

Accounts Receivable

61.8 k

Inventories

30.6 m21.3 m26.9 m36.3 m

Current Assets

697.9 m526.2 m701.8 m905.1 m1.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Cash

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

PP&E

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

Goodwill

1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.8 b2 b2 b2 b2.1 b2 b2 b2 b2 b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

75.8 m215.1 m176.1 m250.8 m594.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

70.6 m103.3 m103.4 m98.5 m97.1 m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

8 m53.3 m(18.1 m)60.1 m34.9 m
Quarterly
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 Payable

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

Cash From Operating Activities

150.6 m136.3 m180 m358.4 m111.6 m178 m311.5 m134 m209.7 m330.3 m69.6 m141.5 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

325.5 k

Financial Leverage

4.4 x
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Sinclair Broadcast Group Operating Metrics

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

Channels

373 444 471 484 482 483 514

Hours of News per week

2.20 k2.20 k

Television Markets

79 79 80 81 81 81 81

Television Stations

164 163 166 173 173 173 173
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Sinclair Broadcast Group News and Updates

The Backlash Over Sinclair Broadcast Group's Conservative Content Tops This Week's Internet News

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