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Sinclair Broadcast Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:SBGI)

$42.43
+0.32 (+0.76 %)
(As of 10/22/2019 05:38 AM ET)
Today's Range
$42.23
Now: $42.43
$43.03
50-Day Range
$38.83
MA: $42.60
$45.32
52-Week Range
$25.14
Now: $42.43
$66.57
Volume389,346 shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.91 billion
P/E Ratio12.67
Dividend Yield1.90%
Beta1.18
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc operates as a television broadcasting company in the United States. 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Television broadcasting stations
Sub-IndustryBroadcasting
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SBGI
CUSIP82922610
Phone410-568-1500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.06 billion
Cash Flow$7.59 per share
Book Value$16.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$341.24 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,000
Market Cap$3.91 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock symbol?

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

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, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, September 16th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 29th. View Sinclair Broadcast Group's Dividend History.

How were Sinclair Broadcast Group's earnings last quarter?

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.04. The business earned $771 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $764.48 million. Sinclair Broadcast Group had a return on equity of 23.05% and a net margin of 10.60%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.27 earnings per share. View Sinclair Broadcast Group's Earnings History.

When is Sinclair Broadcast Group's next earnings date?

Sinclair Broadcast Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

How can I listen to Sinclair Broadcast Group's earnings call?

Sinclair Broadcast Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, November 6th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has Sinclair Broadcast Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sinclair Broadcast Group updated its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $744-744 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $761.89 million.

What price target have analysts set for SBGI?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Sinclair Broadcast Group's share price to reach $60.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sinclair Broadcast Group?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sinclair Broadcast Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Has Sinclair Broadcast Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about SBGI stock have trended extremely negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sinclair Broadcast Group earned a coverage optimism score of -4.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Are investors shorting Sinclair Broadcast Group?

Sinclair Broadcast Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 5,290,000 shares, a drop of 10.2% from the August 15th total of 5,890,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,190,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.4 days. Currently, 8.3% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Sinclair Broadcast Group's Current Options Chain.

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), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), Exelixis (EXEL) and Marvell Technology Group (MRVL).

Who are Sinclair Broadcast Group's key executives?

Sinclair Broadcast Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David D. Smith, Exec. Chairman (Age 68)
  • Mr. Christopher S. Ripley, Pres & CEO (Age 42)
  • Ms. Lucy A. Rutishauser, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Steven M. Marks, Exec. VP & COO of Sinclair Television Group, Inc. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Barry M. Faber, Pres of Distribution & Network Relations (Age 57)

Who are Sinclair Broadcast Group's major shareholders?

Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Selz Capital LLC (0.27%), Strs Ohio (0.09%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.06%), NEXT Financial Group Inc (0.03%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.03%) and Brookstone Capital Management (0.03%). Company insiders that own Sinclair Broadcast Group stock include Barry Faber, Daniel C Keith, David B Amy, David D Smith, David R Bochenek, Lawrence E Mccanna, Robert E Smith and Steven M Marks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Which major investors are selling Sinclair Broadcast Group stock?

SBGI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Brookstone Capital Management, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., NEXT Financial Group Inc and Penbrook Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Sinclair Broadcast Group company stock in the last year include Barry Faber, Daniel C Keith, David B Amy, David R Bochenek, Lawrence E Mccanna, Robert E Smith and Steven M Marks. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Which major investors are buying Sinclair Broadcast Group stock?

SBGI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Selz Capital LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Alpha Windward LLC and Hexavest Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sinclair Broadcast Group's stock price today?

One share of SBGI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.43.

How big of a company is Sinclair Broadcast Group?

Sinclair Broadcast Group has a market capitalization of $3.91 billion and generates $3.06 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $341.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.35 on an earnings per share basis. Sinclair Broadcast Group employs 9,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Sinclair Broadcast Group.

What is Sinclair Broadcast Group's official website?

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

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ SBGI)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  364 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  307 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  671
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sinclair Broadcast Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SBGI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SBGI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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