TITLE

BULLISH ON BROADCAST

AUTHOR(S)
Amour, Meredith
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/5/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 45, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Viacom Inc. and a host of U.S. radio companies got a much-needed vote of confidence as a handful of Wall Street seers got bullish on broadcast. Suggestion of the radio advertising growth; Prospects for a radio recovery; Overview on the court ruling by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.
ACCESSION #
10789055

 

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