NASDAQ:SBGI

Sinclair Broadcast Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$28.29
-0.62 (-2.14 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$28.15
$28.94
50-Day Range
$26.67
$34.83
52-Week Range
$16.72
$39.60
Volume356,388 shs
Average Volume456,871 shs
Market Capitalization$2.13 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.77%
Beta1.67
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About Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. operates as a diversified television media company in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Broadcast and Local Sports. It owns or provides various programming, operating, sales, and other non-programming operating services to television stations. 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 its local television stations. As of December 31, 2020, it owned, operated, and provided services to 188 stations in 88 markets, which broadcast 628 channels. The company also owns and operates various networks carried on distribution platforms; and Tennis Channel, a cable network that includes coverage of various tennis' top tournaments, and original professional sport and tennis lifestyle shows. In addition, it owns regional sports network, which has the exclusive rights to air games of 45 professional sports teams and other sporting events. Further, the company offers digital agency services; and provides technical services to the broadcast industry, as well as designs and manufactures broadcast systems, including transmitters and antennas. Additionally, it owns various non-media related investments, including private equity, mezzanine financing, and real estate investments. It also offers Tennis Magazine, a sport's print publication; and operates Tennis.com, an online tennis platform. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland.

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2.21 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

72nd out of 617 stocks

Television Broadcasting Stations Industry

8th out of 28 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 3.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Sinclair Broadcast Group a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sinclair Broadcast Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Sinclair Broadcast Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SBGI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Sinclair Broadcast Group's next earnings date?

Sinclair Broadcast Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Sinclair Broadcast Group's earnings call?

Sinclair Broadcast Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 4th at 9:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Sinclair Broadcast Group's earnings last quarter?

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.16) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($2.18) by $2.02. The firm had revenue of $1.51 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.47 billion. Sinclair Broadcast Group had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 163.38% and a negative net margin of 42.82%. Sinclair Broadcast Group's quarterly revenue was down 6.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.35 EPS.
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How has Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock was trading at $19.24 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SBGI stock has increased by 47.0% and is now trading at $28.29.
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How often does Sinclair Broadcast Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sinclair Broadcast Group?

Sinclair Broadcast Group declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 5th. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, June 15th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 28th.
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Is Sinclair Broadcast Group a good dividend stock?

Sinclair Broadcast Group pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.77%. Sinclair Broadcast Group does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Sinclair Broadcast Group is 10.20%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, Sinclair Broadcast Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 78.43% in the coming year. This indicates that Sinclair Broadcast Group may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has Sinclair Broadcast Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sinclair Broadcast Group updated its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of - for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.58 billion-$1.62 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.54 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SBGI?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Sinclair Broadcast Group's share price to reach $33.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Sinclair Broadcast Group's key executives?

Sinclair Broadcast Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David D. Smith, Exec. Chairman (Age 70, Pay $2.41M)
  • Mr. Christopher S. Ripley, Pres & CEO (Age 44, Pay $2.41M)
  • Ms. Lucy A. Rutishauser, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56, Pay $1.45M)
  • Dr. Frederick G. Smith, VP & Director (Age 71)
  • Mr. Barry M. Faber, Pres of Distribution & Network Relations (Age 59, Pay $2.9M)
  • Mr. J. Duncan Smith, VP, Sec. & Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. Robert D. Weisbord, Pres of Broadcast & Chief Advter. Revenue Officer (Age 58, Pay $1.63M)
  • Mr. David R. Bochenek, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Delbert R. Parks III, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 68)
  • Mr. Brian S. Bark, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 52)

What is Christopher Ripley's approval rating as Sinclair Broadcast Group's CEO?

133 employees have rated Sinclair Broadcast Group CEO Christopher Ripley on Glassdoor.com. Christopher Ripley has an approval rating of 51% among Sinclair Broadcast Group's employees. This puts Christopher Ripley in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Sinclair Broadcast Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sinclair Broadcast Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sinclair Broadcast Group investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), The Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AbbVie (ABBV) and Applied Materials (AMAT).

What is Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock symbol?

Sinclair Broadcast Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SBGI."

Who are Sinclair Broadcast Group's major shareholders?

Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.41%). Company insiders that own Sinclair Broadcast Group stock include Barry Faber, Benson E Legg, Daniel C Keith, David B Gibber, David D Smith, David R Bochenek, Frederick G Smith, Howard E Friedman, J Duncan Smith, Lawrence E Mccanna and Ruth Louisa Villigerwilson.
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Which major investors are selling Sinclair Broadcast Group stock?

SBGI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Sinclair Broadcast Group company stock in the last year include Barry Faber, Benson E Legg, Daniel C Keith, David B Gibber, David D Smith, David R Bochenek, Frederick G Smith, Howard E Friedman, J Duncan Smith, Lawrence E Mccanna, and Ruth Louisa Villigerwilson.
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How do I buy shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group?

Shares of SBGI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock price today?

One share of SBGI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.29.

How much money does Sinclair Broadcast Group make?

Sinclair Broadcast Group has a market capitalization of $2.13 billion and generates $5.94 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-2,414,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $7.84 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Sinclair Broadcast Group have?

Sinclair Broadcast Group employs 11,600 workers across the globe.

What is Sinclair Broadcast Group's official website?

The official website for Sinclair Broadcast Group is www.sbgi.net.

Where are Sinclair Broadcast Group's headquarters?

Sinclair Broadcast Group is headquartered at 10706 BEAVER DAM ROAD, HUNT VALLEY MD, 21030.

How can I contact Sinclair Broadcast Group?

Sinclair Broadcast Group's mailing address is 10706 BEAVER DAM ROAD, HUNT VALLEY MD, 21030. The company can be reached via phone at 410-568-1500.


This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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