Sinclair Broadcast Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:SBGI)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $38.25 (34.40% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
2/25/2016WedbushLower Price TargetOutperform$39.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/10/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$34.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/5/2015Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$37.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/6/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$35.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016        
5/4/2016Q116$0.24$0.25$568.57 million$578.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016Q415$0.66$0.61$600.91 million$611.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$0.24$0.45$533.52 million$548.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q215$0.37$0.48$542.14 million$554.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q115$0.12$0.25$503.67 million$504.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015Q414$0.76$0.84$601.41 million$613.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q314$0.35$0.49$338.64 million$494.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014Q214$0.37$0.42$440.66 million$455.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q114$0.22$0.27$403.27 million$412.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2014Q413$0.32$0.29$413.37 million$427.72 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013Q313$0.24$0.36$318.95 million$303.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.18$0.19$311.93 million$314.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.17$0.21$290.71 million$252.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.56$0.73$311.74 million$329.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2012Q312$0.35$0.36$253.91 million$260.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2012$0.29$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2012$0.32$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2011$0.18$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$0.26$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2011$0.18$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2011$0.39$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.23$0.44$0.36
Q2 20161$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q3 20161$1.01$1.01$1.01
Q4 20161$1.48$1.48$1.48
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
Annual Dividend:$0.72
Dividend Yield:2.53%
Payout Ratio:40.22% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
22.36% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
31.86% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016Quarterly$0.185/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016Quarterly$0.173/3/20163/7/20163/18/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Quarterly$0.1711/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015$0.178/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterly$0.172.2%5/28/20156/1/20156/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015quarterly$0.172.33%2/25/20152/27/20153/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014quarterly$0.172.41%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014quarterly$0.172.04%8/27/20148/29/20149/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014quarterly$0.152.13%5/28/20145/30/20146/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2014quarterly$0.152.28%2/26/20142/28/20143/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013quarterly$0.151.76%11/26/201311/29/201312/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2013quarterly$0.152.26%8/28/20138/30/20139/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2013quarterly$0.152.24%5/29/20135/31/20136/14/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013quarterly$0.154.22%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/11/2016Barry FaberVPSell14,417$32.86$473,742.62View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/8/2016Martin R LeaderDirectorSell1,000$30.71$30,710.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2015Lucy RutishauserSVPSell2,334$33.50$78,189.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/17/2015Lawrence E MccannaDirectorSell2,000$29.34$58,680.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/30/2015David R BochenekCAOSell4,000$31.76$127,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/24/2015Lucy RutishauserSVPSell2,713$31.19$84,618.47View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/20/2015Barry FaberVPSell18,155$31.15$565,528.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/13/2015Lucy RutishauserSVPSell6,530$28.00$182,840.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2014Steven M MarksCOOSell8,000$35.77$286,160.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/1/2014Robert E SmithDirectorSell138,880$35.20$4,888,576.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/27/2014Barry FaberVPSell10,911$34.43$375,665.73View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/24/2014Lawrence E MccannaDirectorSell1,500$29.36$44,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2014Frederick G SmithMajor ShareholderSell110,185$30.31$3,339,707.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2014Barry FaberVPSell6,400$29.33$187,712.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/2/2014Steven MarksCOOSell6,000$26.95$161,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2014Lawrence MccannaDirectorSell2,000$30.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/23/2013Robert SmithDirectorSell63,251$34.60$2,188,484.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/20/2013Robert SmithDirectorSell17,061$34.11$581,950.71View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/18/2013Robert SmithDirectorSell6,800$34.11$231,948.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/17/2013Robert SmithDirectorSell3,300$34.12$112,596.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/13/2013Robert SmithDirectorSell54,588$34.49$1,882,740.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013J Duncan SmithMajor ShareholderSell739,815$26.30$19,457,134.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013Robert E SmithDirectorSell870,370$26.30$22,890,731.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 06:25 PMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Cash Balance At $149.972 Millions - Stocks Daily
07/25/16 11:41 AMSINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Fin -
07/23/16 10:05 AMStock to Watch: Price Target and Company Rating Review for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - TGP
07/23/16 10:05 AMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 06:04 PMCirca Teams with Defy Media’s Clevver for Comic-Con Coverage
07/21/16 01:47 PMCirca Partners with DEFY Media's Entertainment News Brand Clevver for Coverage of San Diego's Comic Con 2016 - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Circa, the new online video news and entertainment site that debuted this week to great fanfare, announced Thursday it is partnering with DEFY Media, the leading ...
07/21/16 08:02 AMSinclair Brands Its Digital Agency As "Compulse Integrated Marketing" - [PR Newswire] - BALTIMORE, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (the "Company") (SBGI) announced today that its digital agency solutions group has been branded under the name, Compulse Integrated Marketing (compulse.com). Compulse provides in-depth digital marketing services aimed at small and medium sized businesses, providing them the advantage needed in a complex digital environment to build brand awareness and establish customer loyalty. The Compulse name is based on its mission to provide the expertise and consulting that can propel clients forward in the dynamic world of digital marketing.
07/20/16 07:08 PMSell-side Value Play with Decent Upside: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - TGP
07/20/16 07:08 PMGmt Capital Corp Increased Sinclair Broadcast Group INC (NASDAQ:SBGI) by $12.89 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/20/16 07:08 PMHow Analysts Feel About Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI)? - Consumer Eagle
07/20/16 12:27 PMSinclair Television Group, Inc -- Moody's assigns Ba1 to Sinclair's Revolving Credit and Term Loan A Facilities -
07/19/16 06:26 PMSinclair Broadcast : Amends and Extends Bank Credit Agreement
07/19/16 02:58 PMSinclair Extends And Amend Bank Credit Agreement - Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI) revealed that its fully-owned subsidiary, Sinclair Television Group, Inc., has received an extension of the maturity date of some loans apart from commitments under its existing bank credit facility until July 31, 2021. Sinclair unit indicated it was able to get ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
07/19/16 07:24 AMCash And Short-Term Investments For Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Was $149.972 - Stocks Daily
07/19/16 07:24 AMShares Lower on the Year Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 07:15 AMSinclair Broadcast Group to Deploy Burst on TV Across 50 US TV Markets - [Marketwired] - Burst, the mobile video technology company that enables broadcasters, media companies, rights holders and brands to instantly deliver mobile video to broadcast, OTT and digital, today announced that Sinclair ...
07/18/16 11:52 AMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - TGP
07/18/16 11:52 AMShares of Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) Drops by -0.13% - Trade Calls
07/18/16 11:00 AMCirca Launches Eagerly-Awaited Advanced Website Designed For Enhanced Mobile Video And New-Generation News Consumers - [PR Newswire] - BALTIMORE, July 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The anticipated launch of Circa.com has arrived! Circa LLC, an independent digital venture backed by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI), launched its ground-breaking website today, offering video-rich news and entertainment for new-generation consumers demanding video-first, personalized content, tailored for their mobile devices. "Circa is a back-to-the-future offering for the independent-minded readers and viewers who just want the facts so they can make up their own minds," Chief Content Officer John Solomon said.
07/17/16 10:22 AMShares Moving Down on the Week: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Engelwood Daily
07/17/16 10:22 AMShare Performance Summary for: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph
07/13/16 06:41 PMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/13/16 09:09 AMPotential Upside and Profitable: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 09:09 AMOption Market: Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc Risk Hits A Depressed Level - CML News
07/12/16 10:40 AMStock Down on the Year Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 10:40 AMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Quarterly Dividend Was $-15.675 Millions - Stocks Daily
07/12/16 10:40 AMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Analyst Rating in Focus - Investor Newswire
07/12/16 09:13 AMSinclair To Report Second Quarter 2016 Results On August 3, 2016 At 7:30AM (Eastern Time) - [at noodls] - July 12, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lucy Rutishauser, SVP-Corporate Finance & Treasurer 410-568-1500 SINCLAIR TO REPORT SECOND QUARTER 2016 RESULTS ON AUGUST 3, 2016 AT 7:30am (Eastern Time) BALTIMORE ...
07/12/16 09:13 AMSinclair Broadcast Diversity Scholarship Fund Awards $43,000 - [at noodls] - July 12, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Don Thompson, SVP Human Resources (410) 568-1500 SINCLAIR BROADCAST DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP FUND AWARDS $43,000 Baltimore, MD (July 12, 2016) - Sinclair Broadcast ...
07/11/16 10:54 AMSinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) Trading Near $29.46 Support Level
07/10/16 05:31 PMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/10/16 05:31 PMShare Valuation Recap for: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Telanagana Press
07/10/16 05:31 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 09:03 AMWere Analysts Bearish Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI) This Week? - Engelwood Daily
07/07/16 09:03 AMCan Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/07/16 09:03 AMShort Information Review for: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Engelwood Daily
07/07/16 09:03 AMGmt Capital Corp Increased Sinclair Broadcast Group INC (NASDAQ:SBGI) by $12.89 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 09:03 AMLong Term Growth Stock: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 09:03 AMSinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) : Analyst Rating Update - Trade Calls
07/03/16 10:24 AMShare Performance Recap for: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph
07/02/16 08:56 AMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Stock Rating Update - Investor Newswire
07/01/16 06:17 PMSinclair Broadcast : to Amend and Extend Bank Credit Agreement
06/30/16 09:04 AMSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
06/30/16 09:04 AMShort Data Recap for: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Engelwood Daily
06/30/16 09:04 AMSinclair Broadcast Group Inc. (SBGI) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for June 28 - Equities.com
06/30/16 07:30 AMSinclair to Amend and Extend Bank Credit Agreement - [PR Newswire] - Including pending transactions, the Company owns, operates and/or provides services to 173 television stations in 81 markets, broadcasting 484 channels and having affiliations with all the major networks. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net.
06/29/16 09:00 AMSinclair Broadcast Group Inc. (SBGI) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for June 27 - Equities.com
06/28/16 06:09 PMCovering the Bases on Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 06:09 PMSinclair Broadcast Group Class A (NASDAQ:SBGI) Sellers Covered 10.29% of Their Shorts - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 06:09 PMShares in Decline this Year Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) - Press Telegraph

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About Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group logoSinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is a television broadcasting company. The Company owns or provides certain programming, operating or sales services to various television stations in the United States. The Company owns and provides programming and operating services or provides sales services and other non-programming operating services pursuant to contracts to around 164 stations in 79 markets. These stations broadcast around 373 channels, including 211 channels affiliated with primary networks or program service providers comprising FOX (46), ABC (33), CBS (29), NBC (21), CW (44), MNT (33) and Univision (5). The other 162 channels broadcast programming from This TV, Me TV, GetTV, Grit, Weather Radar, Weather Nation, Live Well Network, Antenna TV, Bounce Network, Heartland and Retro TV, among others, and one channel broadcasts independent programming. The Company operates under broadcast segment. Its broadcast segment consists of all of its television stations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Broadcasting - TV
  • Sub-Industry: Broadcasting
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: SBGI
  • CUSIP: 82922610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.92
  • P/E Ratio: 15.90
  • P/E Growth: 4.47
  • Market Cap: $2.70B
  • Beta: 1.97
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.22 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.26 EPS
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Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) Chart for Wednesday, July, 27, 2016