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NASDAQ:SBGISinclair Broadcast Group Competitors & Alternatives

$17.64
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(As of 07/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$17.60
Now: $17.65
$18.43
50-Day Range
$16.80
MA: $19.33
$24.89
52-Week Range
$10.57
Now: $17.65
$59.38
Volume1.00 million shs
Average Volume2.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.41 billion
P/E Ratio10.83
Dividend Yield4.51%
Beta1.33

Competitors

Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) Vs. NXST, TV, TGNA, GTN, GTN.A, and CETV

Should you be buying SBGI stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "television broadcasting stations" are considered alternatives and competitors to Sinclair Broadcast Group, including Nexstar Media Group (NXST), Grupo Televisa SAB (TV), TEGNA (TGNA), Gray Television (GTN), Gray Television (GTN.A), and Central European Media Enterprises (CETV).

Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) and Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ:NXST) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

69.1% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 33.8% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.7% of Nexstar Media Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sinclair Broadcast Group and Nexstar Media Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sinclair Broadcast Group$4.24 billion0.33$47 million$2.975.94
Nexstar Media Group$3.04 billion1.18$230.26 million$5.0415.76

Nexstar Media Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Sinclair Broadcast Group. Sinclair Broadcast Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Nexstar Media Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sinclair Broadcast Group and Nexstar Media Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sinclair Broadcast Group2.91%23.41%2.60%
Nexstar Media Group9.48%18.14%3.01%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Sinclair Broadcast Group and Nexstar Media Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sinclair Broadcast Group14302.25
Nexstar Media Group00703.00

Sinclair Broadcast Group currently has a consensus target price of $33.75, indicating a potential upside of 91.27%. Nexstar Media Group has a consensus target price of $114.2857, indicating a potential upside of 43.90%. Given Sinclair Broadcast Group's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Sinclair Broadcast Group is more favorable than Nexstar Media Group.

Dividends

Sinclair Broadcast Group pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. Nexstar Media Group pays an annual dividend of $2.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Sinclair Broadcast Group pays out 26.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Nexstar Media Group pays out 44.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Sinclair Broadcast Group has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Nexstar Media Group has raised its dividend for 6 consecutive years. Sinclair Broadcast Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Volatility and Risk

Sinclair Broadcast Group has a beta of 1.33, suggesting that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Nexstar Media Group has a beta of 1.88, suggesting that its share price is 88% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Nexstar Media Group beats Sinclair Broadcast Group on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) and Grupo Televisa SAB (NYSE:TV) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

69.1% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Grupo Televisa SAB shares are owned by institutional investors. 33.8% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sinclair Broadcast Group and Grupo Televisa SAB's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sinclair Broadcast Group$4.24 billion0.33$47 million$2.975.94
Grupo Televisa SAB$5.27 billion0.57$240.56 million$0.4212.33

Grupo Televisa SAB has higher revenue and earnings than Sinclair Broadcast Group. Sinclair Broadcast Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Grupo Televisa SAB, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sinclair Broadcast Group and Grupo Televisa SAB's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sinclair Broadcast Group2.91%23.41%2.60%
Grupo Televisa SAB-4.94%-4.89%-1.56%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Sinclair Broadcast Group and Grupo Televisa SAB, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sinclair Broadcast Group14302.25
Grupo Televisa SAB12202.20

Sinclair Broadcast Group currently has a consensus target price of $33.75, indicating a potential upside of 91.27%. Grupo Televisa SAB has a consensus target price of $9.00, indicating a potential upside of 73.75%. Given Sinclair Broadcast Group's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Sinclair Broadcast Group is more favorable than Grupo Televisa SAB.

Dividends

Sinclair Broadcast Group pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. Grupo Televisa SAB pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Sinclair Broadcast Group pays out 26.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Grupo Televisa SAB pays out 19.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Sinclair Broadcast Group has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Grupo Televisa SAB has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Sinclair Broadcast Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Volatility and Risk

Sinclair Broadcast Group has a beta of 1.33, suggesting that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Grupo Televisa SAB has a beta of 1.13, suggesting that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Sinclair Broadcast Group beats Grupo Televisa SAB on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) and Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

TEGNA pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Sinclair Broadcast Group pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. TEGNA pays out 20.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Sinclair Broadcast Group pays out 26.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Sinclair Broadcast Group has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years. Sinclair Broadcast Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares TEGNA and Sinclair Broadcast Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
TEGNA12.10%21.17%5.06%
Sinclair Broadcast Group2.91%23.41%2.60%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for TEGNA and Sinclair Broadcast Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
TEGNA04402.50
Sinclair Broadcast Group14302.25

TEGNA presently has a consensus price target of $15.4286, indicating a potential upside of 45.69%. Sinclair Broadcast Group has a consensus price target of $33.75, indicating a potential upside of 91.27%. Given Sinclair Broadcast Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Sinclair Broadcast Group is more favorable than TEGNA.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

97.1% of TEGNA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.1% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of TEGNA shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 33.8% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares TEGNA and Sinclair Broadcast Group's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TEGNA$2.30 billion1.01$286.23 million$1.387.67
Sinclair Broadcast Group$4.24 billion0.33$47 million$2.975.94

TEGNA has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Sinclair Broadcast Group. Sinclair Broadcast Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than TEGNA, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

TEGNA has a beta of 1.36, suggesting that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sinclair Broadcast Group has a beta of 1.33, suggesting that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

TEGNA beats Sinclair Broadcast Group on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gray Television (NYSE:GTN) and Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Gray Television and Sinclair Broadcast Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gray Television11.09%16.54%3.37%
Sinclair Broadcast Group2.91%23.41%2.60%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Gray Television and Sinclair Broadcast Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gray Television00403.00
Sinclair Broadcast Group14302.25

Gray Television presently has a consensus price target of $22.50, indicating a potential upside of 62.69%. Sinclair Broadcast Group has a consensus price target of $33.75, indicating a potential upside of 91.27%. Given Sinclair Broadcast Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Sinclair Broadcast Group is more favorable than Gray Television.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

83.4% of Gray Television shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.1% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 10.3% of Gray Television shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 33.8% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Gray Television and Sinclair Broadcast Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gray Television$2.12 billion0.65$179 million$1.2710.89
Sinclair Broadcast Group$4.24 billion0.33$47 million$2.975.94

Gray Television has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Sinclair Broadcast Group. Sinclair Broadcast Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Gray Television, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

Gray Television has a beta of 2.07, meaning that its share price is 107% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sinclair Broadcast Group has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Gray Television beats Sinclair Broadcast Group on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gray Television (NYSE:GTN.A) and Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Gray Television and Sinclair Broadcast Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gray Television11.09%16.54%3.37%
Sinclair Broadcast Group2.91%23.41%2.60%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Gray Television and Sinclair Broadcast Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gray Television0000N/A
Sinclair Broadcast Group14302.25

Sinclair Broadcast Group has a consensus price target of $33.75, indicating a potential upside of 91.27%. Given Sinclair Broadcast Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Sinclair Broadcast Group is more favorable than Gray Television.

Volatility & Risk

Gray Television has a beta of 1.76, meaning that its share price is 76% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sinclair Broadcast Group has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.4% of Gray Television shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.1% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.3% of Gray Television shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 33.8% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Gray Television and Sinclair Broadcast Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gray Television$2.12 billion0.58$179 millionN/AN/A
Sinclair Broadcast Group$4.24 billion0.33$47 million$2.975.94

Gray Television has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Summary

Sinclair Broadcast Group beats Gray Television on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Central European Media Enterprises (NASDAQ:CETV) and Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Central European Media Enterprises and Sinclair Broadcast Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Central European Media Enterprises16.81%39.37%8.21%
Sinclair Broadcast Group2.91%23.41%2.60%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Central European Media Enterprises and Sinclair Broadcast Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Central European Media Enterprises0000N/A
Sinclair Broadcast Group14302.25

Sinclair Broadcast Group has a consensus price target of $33.75, indicating a potential upside of 91.27%. Given Sinclair Broadcast Group's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Sinclair Broadcast Group is more favorable than Central European Media Enterprises.

Risk and Volatility

Central European Media Enterprises has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sinclair Broadcast Group has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

21.3% of Central European Media Enterprises shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.1% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Central European Media Enterprises shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 33.8% of Sinclair Broadcast Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Central European Media Enterprises and Sinclair Broadcast Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Central European Media Enterprises$694.80 million1.40$119.13 millionN/AN/A
Sinclair Broadcast Group$4.24 billion0.33$47 million$2.975.94

Central European Media Enterprises has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Nexstar Media Group logo
NXST
Nexstar Media Group
2.4$79.42-0.5%$3.61 billion$3.04 billion11.43
Grupo Televisa SAB logo
TV
Grupo Televisa SAB
1.8$5.18-4.4%$3.07 billion$5.27 billion-12.05
TEGNA logo
TGNA
TEGNA
2.3$10.59-0.8%$2.36 billion$2.30 billion7.79Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Gray Television logo
GTN
Gray Television
2.7$13.83-0.6%$1.38 billion$2.12 billion6.98
Gray Television logo
GTN.A
Gray Television
0.9$12.38-0.0%$1.23 billion$2.12 billion6.25
Central European Media Enterprises logo
CETV
Central European Media Enterprises
0.7$3.82-0.5%$971.43 million$694.80 million12.32
E. W. Scripps logo
SSP
E. W. Scripps
1.5$8.90-7.9%$675.52 millionN/A0.00Heavy News Reporting
BATRA
Liberty Braves Group Series A
1.5$18.06-2.2%$190.22 million$476 million-19.42Heavy News Reporting
Phoenix New Media logo
FENG
Phoenix New Media
0.9$1.76-4.0%$128.11 million$219.92 million1.16High Trading Volume
Entravision Communication logo
EVC
Entravision Communication
2.3$1.39-3.6%$121.47 million$273.58 million-2.11
This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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