TITLE

Sinclair's Retrans Cash Rises 90%

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/19/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports ont he expectation of Sinclair Broadcast Group to generate $48 million, after its bitter battle with Mediacom Communications. David Smith, Sinclair cheif executive officer, said that the increase would represent 90% increase in retransmission, a consent revenue secured by a broadcaster in 2006. However, Sinclair still needs to secure an agreement because almost 25% of its viewers are customers of multi-channel video program distributor.
ACCESSION #
24977211

 

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