Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all the major networks. In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s broadcast content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair, either directly or through its venture subsidiaries, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI. Throughout our history, Sinclair Broadcast Group has been at the forefront of industry-changing events and technological advances. Our vision and first-to-market mentality drives our ‘next generation’ thinking; stimulating conversations, innovating through our expertise, and advocating for the development of technology and evolving business models. As a leading over-the-air broadcast television company, our primary business is to engage consumers on multiple platforms with relevant and compelling news, entertainment and sports content, and to provide advertisers and business efficient means and value to connect with our mass audiences. We recognize the vital role broadcast television plays in branding and local content delivery, and therefore strive to constantly be at the forefront of leading edge technology and structures to advance the industry.
Company Growth (employees)
Cockeysville, US
Size (employees)
8,400 (est)+5%
Sinclair Broadcast Group was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Cockeysville, US

Sinclair Broadcast Group Office Locations

Sinclair Broadcast Group has office in Cockeysville
Cockeysville, US

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Summary

Market capitalization

$3.6 b

Closing share price

Sinclair Broadcast Group's current market capitalization is $3.6 b.

Sinclair Broadcast Group Financials

Sinclair Broadcast Group's revenue is $2.7 b in FY, 2016 which is a 23.3% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$1.4 b$2 b$2.2 b$2.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

$1 b$1.5 b$1.8 b


$324 m$494.7 m$422.7 m

Net Income

$75.8 m$215.1 m$176.1 m$250.8 m

Operating cash flow

$257.2 m($262.4 m)$132.3 m

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