Nexstar Media Group Inc (OQ:NXST)

Jun 15, 2022 08:00 am ET
Nexstar and altafiber Reach Comprehensive Multi-Year Distribution Agreement
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) and altafiber (formerly Cincinnati Bell Inc.) announced today that they have reached a comprehensive multi-year distribution agreement covering WDTN-TV, the Nexstar television station serving Dayton, Ohio (DMA #64), and national cable news network, NewsNation. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Jun 14, 2022 09:00 am ET
NewsNation Expands Morning News Programming to Four Hours Each Weekday Beginning Monday, June 27
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s wholly-owned news and entertainment cable network reaching 75 million U.S. television households, today announced an expansion of its live, national morning news programming with the premiere of “Early Morning,” a new one-hour cable news program debuting Monday, June 27, at 6 a.m. ET. Mitch Carr will an
Jun 13, 2022 05:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Shareholder Approval to Eliminate Class B and Class C Share Classes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) today announced that at its 2022 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting (the "Meeting"), shareholders voted in favor of all proposals recommended by the Board of Directors, including the amendment of the Company’s Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation to eliminate the Company’s Class B Common Stock and Class C Common Stock classes. As of April 25, 2022 Nexstar had approximately 40.4 million shares of Class A common stock outstanding and no shares of Class B Common Stock or Class C Common Stock outstanding. Nexstar’s Class A common stock has been the o
Jun 02, 2022 01:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Participate in the Credit Suisse 24th Annual Communications Conference
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) today announced that Tom Carter, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Lee Ann Gliha, Executive Vice President and CFO, will be participating in the Credit Suisse 24th Annual Communications Conference, including a fireside chat question-and-answer session on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at 1:45 p.m. ET.
May 27, 2022 03:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Names Three Veteran Broadcasters as Vice President and General Manager of Media Operations in Salt Lake City, Buffalo, Green Bay and Marquette
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced that it has named three experienced broadcast leaders to oversee the company’s media operations in Salt Lake City, UT, Buffalo, NY, Green Bay, WI, and Marquette, MI.
May 25, 2022 12:00 pm ET
Nexstar to Expand Local News Operations Serving Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and Maryland
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced that it will expand its local news operations serving Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia. The company plans to bring its two television stations currently serving the area, WDVM-TV (Ind) in Hagerstown, and WDCW-TV (CW) in Washington, D.C. (DMA #7), together at one central location in the nation’s capital. The new, combined operation will be known as “DC News Now.”
May 10, 2022 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record First Quarter Net Revenue of $1.21 Billion
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2022 as summarized below:
Apr 29, 2022 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.90 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.90 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, May 27, 2022, to shareholders of record on Friday, May 13, 2022.
Apr 28, 2022 04:05 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Appoints Rachel Morgan Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), the largest local media company in the United States, today announced the appointment of Rachel Morgan as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, effective June 20. Ms. Morgan will report to Perry Sook, Nexstar’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and is assuming the position of General Counsel from Elizabeth Ryder, who has been Nexstar’s General Counsel since 2009. Ms. Ryder will continue serving as Secretary to Nexstar’s Board of Directors.
Apr 19, 2022 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Digital Names Dennis Cook Senior Vice President of Sales Marketing
Nexstar Digital, the digital division of Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that it has named veteran marketing executive Dennis Cook as Senior Vice President of Sales Marketing. Mr. Cook will oversee the digital division’s go-to-market strategy and all revenue-driving ad s
Mar 30, 2022 11:00 am ET
Nexstar Networks Names Beth Feldman Executive Director of Communications
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that Beth Feldman has been named Executive Director of Communications for the company’s networks division, overseeing internal and external communication at the company’s cable news network,
Mar 24, 2022 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2022 First Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 10
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2022 first quarter financial results on Tuesday, May 10, 2022. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Mar 23, 2022 11:30 am ET
Nexstar Digital Reaches 133 Million Unique Visitors in January 2022 and Achieves +45% Year-Over-Year Growth, Delivering a Powerful Opportunity to Advertisers
Nexstar Digital, the digital division of Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that total unique users to its websites and mobile applications in January 2022 increased by more than 45% from the same time period a year earlier, to 133 million, generating 820 million page views
Mar 22, 2022 01:00 pm ET
Nexstar Names Klarn DePalma as Senior Vice President of Group Sales and Sponsorships
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the appointment of Klarn DePalma as Senior Vice President of Group Sales and Sponsorships, responsible for the strategy, development, and execution of sales and sponsorship efforts across Nexstar’s entire portfolio of broadcast stations
Mar 14, 2022 03:52 pm ET
NewsNation Further Expands News Programming
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s wholly-owned news and entertainment cable netw
Mar 01, 2022 11:30 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Participate in the Deutsche Bank Media, Internet and Telecom Conference on March 14
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) today announced that it will be participating in the Deutsche Bank 30th Annual Media, Internet and Telecom Conference in Palm Beach, FL, on Monday, March 14, 2022. Perry A. Sook, Chairman and CEO, along with Thomas E. Carter, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Lee Ann Gliha, Executive Vice President and CFO, will make a company presentation at 9:35 a.m. ET.
Feb 22, 2022 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Fourth Quarter Net Revenue of $1.25 Billion
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2021 as summarized below:
Feb 15, 2022 05:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Names Jay Howell Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcasting and Digital Operations in Las Vegas, Nevada
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the appointment of Jay Howell as Vice President and General Manager of its broadcasting and digital operations in Las Vegas, NV (DMA #40), including KLAS-TV (CBS), 8Newsnow.com, and their related digital and social media channels. Mr. Howell will b
Jan 31, 2022 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Board of Directors Approves Plan to Eliminate Class B and Class C Share Classes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors voted to recommend that shareholders approve an amendment to its corporate charter to eliminate the Company’s Class B Common Stock and Class C Common Stock classes. As of November 2, 2021, Nexstar had approximately 41 million shares of Class A common stock outstanding and no shares of Class B Common Stock or Class C Common Stock outstanding. Nexstar’s Class A common stock has been the only class of shares outstanding since 2013.
Jan 28, 2022 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Raises Quarterly Cash Dividend By 29%
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a 29% increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.90 per share of its Class A common stock beginning with the dividend declared for the first quarter of 2022. The dividend is payable on Monday, February 28, 2022, to shareholders of record on Friday, February 11, 2022.
Jan 25, 2022 10:30 am ET
Nexstar Promotes Two News and Sales Leaders to Vice President and General Manager of Broadcast and Digital Operations in Peoria, IL, and Columbus, GA
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced the promotion of two experienced broadcast leaders and current Nexstar executives to Vice President and General Manager, overseeing the company’s broadcast and digital operations in Peoria, IL, and Columbus, GA.
Jan 21, 2022 09:00 am ET
ViacomCBS and Nexstar Media Group Renew Affiliation Agreements
ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC) and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar”) announced today that Nexstar’s wholly owned subsidiary, Nexstar Media Inc., and its operating partners have reached comprehensive multi-year agreements to renew the existing CBS Television Network affiliations in 39 markets across the country. The 39 markets combined reach 14% of the U.S. audience, serving 17.4 million television households. Following three affiliation agreements that were renewed early last year, this agreement completes all of ViacomCBS and Nexstar’s affiliation renewals.
Jan 21, 2022 08:00 am ET
VIACOMCBS AND NEXSTAR MEDIA GROUP RENEW AFFILIATION AGREEMENTS
NEW YORK and IRVING, Texas, Jan. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC) and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) ("Nexstar") announced today that Nexstar's wholly owned subsidiary, Nexstar Media Inc., and its operating partners have reached comprehensive multi-year agreements to renew the existing CBS Television Network affiliations in 39 markets across the country. The 39 markets combined reach 14% of the U.S. audience, serving 17.4 million television households. Following three affiliation agreements that were renewed early last year, this agreement completes all of V
Jan 12, 2022 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Recognized as a “Leadership Partner” by Feeding America®
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it has been recognized as a “Leadership Partner” by Feeding America® in honor of the company’s efforts to raise awareness regarding the issues of hunger and food insecurity this past September during “Hunger Action Month.” Feeding America is the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization.
Jan 12, 2022 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Releases New Investor Presentation
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it has released a new investor presentation, which can be accessed through the “Events and Presentations” section under “Investor Relations” on Nexstar’s website at
Jan 07, 2022 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2021 Fourth Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on February 22
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2021 fourth quarter financial results on Tuesday, February 22, 2022. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Dec 21, 2021 04:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Launches NEXTGEN TV at WHTM-TV in Harrisburg, PA, Marking the Company’s 17th Market to Launch ATSC 3.0 in 2021
Nexstar is planning to convert another 20 of its local television markets to NEXTGEN TV next year, and its station group has set a goal of reaching 50% of U.S. TV households with NEXTGEN TV, powered by ATSC 3.0, by the end of 2022.
Dec 20, 2021 05:02 pm ET
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV on Four Local Television Stations in Springfield, MO
Springfield, Missouri’s leading television stations today began broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet and digital apps. Today’s launch includes KOLR (CBS), KSPR (ABC), KRBK (Fox), and KOZL-TV (MyNet).
Dec 16, 2021 04:00 pm ET
FOX Television Stations and Nexstar Media Launch NEXTGEN TV in Los Angeles, Nation’s Second Largest Television Market
FOX Television Stations, LLC (NASDAQ: FOXA) and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced that they have launched NEXTGEN TV broadcasting on KTTV-TV (FOX 11), KCOP-TV (My13), and KTLA-TV (KTLA 5) in Los Angeles, the second largest television market in the United States. NEXTGEN TV is a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology that provides viewers with enhanced video and audio, more news and entertainment choices, and the ability to deploy future interactive applications. Based on the same fundamental technology as the internet, NEXTGEN TV also provides broadcasters with
Dec 09, 2021 09:30 am ET
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth and Nexstar Media Inc. to Broadcast Annual New Year's Eve Television Special, 'Lone Star NYE: Countdown to 2022' Featuring Scotty McCreery
FORT WORTH-DALLAS, Texas and IRVING, Texas, Dec. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth /KXAS and Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced the broadcast details for "Lone Star NYE: Countdown to 2022," a New Year's Eve program airing December 31, 2021 from 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. CST, hosted by NBC 5's Katy Blakey and KARK's D.J. Williams from Reunion Tower's Cloud 9 level. NBC 5 is the hometown broadcaster for this special New Year's Eve program, airing in an additional 27 markets on Nexstar television stations, with speci
Nov 30, 2021 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Promotes David Hart to Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcasting and Digital Operations in Savannah, Georgia
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the promotion of David Hart to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcasting and digital operations in Savannah, Georgia (DMA #91), including WSAV-TV (NBC), WSAV-DT2 (CW),
Nov 29, 2021 11:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Names Chris Cook as Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcasting and Digital Operations in Lafayette, Louisiana
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), has appointed Chris Cook as Vice President and General Manager of its broadcasting and digital operations in Lafayette, LA (DMA #122), including KLFY-TV (CBS) and
Nov 02, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record Third Quarter Net Revenue of $1,157.0 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 as summarized below:
Oct 28, 2021 04:05 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Promotes Dana Zimmer to President of Distribution
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced the promotion of Dana Zimmer to President of Distribution, effective immediately. Since joining Nexstar in 2019, Ms. Zimmer has overseen the distribution of Nexstar’s billion-dollar-plus broadcast and television content portfolio across the cable, satellite, telco, and digital media industries, including 199 local television stations, representing approximately 39 percent of the television households in the United States (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount), and NewsNation, Nexstar’s national cable news and entertainment network. I
Oct 28, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.70 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.70 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Monday, November 29, 2021, to shareholders of record on Friday, November 12, 2021.
Oct 21, 2021 10:30 am ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Marc Hefner to Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Dallas, Texas
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it has promoted Marc Hefner to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Dallas, Texas (DMA #5), overseeing KDAF-TV,
Oct 18, 2021 02:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Tim Sanders to Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Terre Haute, Indiana
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Tim Sanders has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Terre Haute, Indiana (DMA #156), overseeing WTWO-TV (NBC),
Oct 12, 2021 11:54 am ET
Four Hartford Television Stations Launch NEXTGEN TV
HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The future arrived today for Hartford area television viewers, as four local TV stations launched NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology based on the same fundamental technology as the internet and digital apps. NEXTGEN TV provides viewers with an enhanced live broadcast experience, delivering higher-quality audio, visual capabilities, and enabling a range of future internet-based innovations.
Sep 23, 2021 08:00 am ET
NewsNation Debuts Expanded Programming on Monday, September 27
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s (Nasdaq: NXST) wholly-owned news and en
Sep 15, 2021 01:00 pm ET
Nexstar Digital Launches STELLAR, New Data-Driven Audience Insights Platform
Nexstar Digital today announced the launch of STELLAR, a proprietary data-driven audience platform that gives advertisers the ability to seamlessly purchase digital and linear advertising across Nexstar’s network of 199 owned or operated television...
Sep 14, 2021 12:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Names Lloyd Bucher as Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Charlotte, North Carolina
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that it has named Lloyd Bucher as Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Charlotte, North Carolina (DMA #22), overseeing WJZY-TV (FOX), WMYT-TV (MyNet) and fox46.com. Mr. Bucher will assume his new
Sep 13, 2021 12:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Fran McRae to Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Memphis, Tennessee and Jackson, Tennessee
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it has promoted Fran McRae to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Memphis, Tennessee (DMA #51), and Jackson, Tennessee (DMA #175), overseeing WREG-TV (CBS), WJKT-TV (FOX), wreg.com, and their related mobile and social media channels. She succeeds Ron Walter, who retired at the end of August. Ms. McRae will assume her new responsibilities immediately and report to Mike Vaughn, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for Nexstar Media Inc.’s
Aug 30, 2021 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2021 Third Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on November 2
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2021 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Aug 25, 2021 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media and SportsGrid to Launch First-Ever Diginet for Sports Wagering and Fantasy Sports
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), the largest local media company in the United States, and SportsGrid Inc., a streaming video network that provides extensive coverage of sports betting for all the major sports, today announced a multi-year agreement to launch “SportsGrid Network,” the nation’s first-ever diginet devoted to sports wagering and fantasy sports. Beginning September 1, SportsGrid Network will be distributed across nine digital subchannels licensed to Nexstar in nine major U.S. markets, including San Francisco, Washington, D.
Aug 23, 2021 04:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Appoints Stephen Eaton Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Billings, Montana
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Stephen Eaton has been appointed Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Billings, Montana (DMA #167), overseeing KSVI-TV (ABC), yourbigsky.com, and their related mobile and social media channels. Mr.
Aug 23, 2021 09:58 am ET
JEGI CLARITY Has Advised The Hill On Their Sale To Nexstar Media
NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hill, advised by JEGI CLARITY, has been sold to Nexstar Media, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST).
Aug 17, 2021 12:35 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Television Stations Receive Two National Edward R. Murrow Awards for Outstanding Journalism and Exceptionally Produced Local Content
The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) today announced the national winners of the Edward R. Murrow Awards, with the local news operations of Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST: Nasdaq), receiving two awards for excellence in the categories of “Continuing Coverage
Aug 16, 2021 12:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Appoints Michael Silecchia Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Rockford, Illinois
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Michael Silecchia has been appointed Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Rockford, Illinois, (DMA #139), overseeing WQRF-TV (FOX), mystateline.com, and their related mobile and social media channels. Mr. Silecchia will also oversee the Company’s operational agreements with Mission Broadcasting, Inc., providing services to WTVO-TV (ABC) in Rockford. He will assume his new responsibilities immediately and report to Traci Wilkinson, Senior Vice
Aug 04, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record Second Quarter Net Revenue of $1,131.6 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 as summarized below:
Jul 29, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.70 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.70 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, August 27, 2021, to shareholders of record on Friday, August 13, 2021.
Jul 26, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Names Lee Ann Gliha Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced that Lee Ann Gliha has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective August 9, 2021. Ms. Gliha will oversee all financial aspects of the Company’s business, including internal and external financial reporting, internal audit, compliance and controls, investor relations, and treasury and capital markets functions, and will take a prominent role in strategic planning, business development, and mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Gliha will assume the CFO role from Thomas E. Carter, who was named President and Chief Op
Jul 22, 2021 12:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Promotes Ron Romines to Senior Vice President and Regional Manager
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that it has promoted Ron Romines as Senior Vice President and Regional Manager, overseeing the company’s broadcast and digital operations in various markets across the country. Mr. Romines will assume his new responsibilities on July 26
Jul 19, 2021 09:00 am ET
NewsNation Announces Major Programming Expansion Launching September 27
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s (Nasdaq: NXST) wholly-owned cable netwo
Jul 13, 2021 02:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Names Jeff Miller Vice President and General Manager of Its Media Operations in Brownsville/Harlingen, Texas
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the appointment of Jeff Miller as Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Brownsville/Harlingen, Texas (DMA #85). Mr. Miller will be responsible for overseeing Nexstar’s KVEO-TV (NBC/CBS),
Jul 08, 2021 02:15 pm ET
NewsNation Launching Two New Weeknight Programs July 19
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s wholly-owned cable network reaching 75
Jul 08, 2021 11:00 am ET
Six Sacramento Television Stations Launch NEXTGEN TV Broadcasts
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents in the Central Valley can now get a taste of the future as six Sacramento television stations have banded together to launch NEXTGEN TV. Delivering more expansive audio and video options, as well as other innovative new capabilities, such as robust emergency alerts, NEXTGEN TV enables TV stations to better personalize their broadcasts with information and interactive features, making the content more relevant and engaging for viewers.  
Jul 07, 2021 12:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Donna D’Amico to Vice President and General Manager of Its Media Operations in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Donna D’Amico has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager of its media operations in Colorado Springs, Colorado (DMA #82), overseeing KXRM-TV (FOX), KXTU-TV (CW) and FOX21News.com. Ms. D’Amico will begin her new duties immediatel
Jul 07, 2021 08:00 am ET
Five Charlotte Television Stations Launch NEXTGEN TV Broadcasts
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, Charlotte, NC, television viewers will get a taste of the future as five local TV stations band together to launch NEXTGEN TV. Delivering more expansive audio and video options, as well as other innovative new capabilities, NEXTGEN TV enables TV stations to better personalize their broadcasts with information and interactive features, making the content more relevant and engaging for viewers.   
Jul 02, 2021 01:17 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2021 Second Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on August 4
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2021 second quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, August 4, 2021. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Jun 21, 2021 02:00 pm ET
Veteran Journalist Cherie Grzech Joins NewsNation as Vice President of News, Managing Editor
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s wholly-owned cable network reaching 75
Jun 14, 2021 03:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Names James Baronet Vice President and General Manager of Its Topeka, Kansas, Media Operations
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the appointment of James Baronet as Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Topeka, Kansas (DMA #142). Mr. Baronet will be responsible for overseeing Nexstar’s KSNT-TV (NBC) and KTMJ-TV (FOX), as well as the Company’s operational agreements with Vaughan Media, Inc., providing services to KTKA-TV (ABC/CW). Mr. Baronet will begin his new duties immediately and report to Julie Pruett, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for Nexstar Media Inc.’s br
Jun 09, 2021 01:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Names Susan Parker Chief Strategy Officer/EVP of Strategy & Data of the Digital Division
The Digital Division of Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the promotion of Susan Parker to Chief Strategy Officer/EVP Strategy & Data of the company’s Digital Division. In...
Jun 03, 2021 04:00 pm ET
Nexstar Variable Interest Entity, Mission Broadcasting, Closes New $300 Million Senior Secured Term Loan B Facility
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced that Mission Broadcasting, Inc. (“Mission”), a variable interest entity of wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Media, Inc. (formerly known as Nexstar Inc. or Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.) (“Nexstar”), has closed on a new $300 million Term Loan B Facility. Mission’s new Term Loan B Facility has a seven-year maturity and bears interest at a rate of LIBOR plus 2.50%, with a 0.0% LIBOR floor. The Term Loan B Facility includes six-months of 101 soft call protection.
May 26, 2021 09:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Names Courtney Williams as Chief Diversity Officer
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it has named Courtney Williams to the newly created position of Chief Diversity Officer, responsible for leading the Company’s efforts to expand diversity in hiring, promotion, and retention. Ms. Williams currently serves as Vice President of Human Resources for Nexstar. She will continue to report to Terri Bush, Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Associate Counsel, and assume her additional duties immediately.
May 20, 2021 09:00 am ET
The CW Television Network and Nexstar Media Group Renew Affiliation Agreements
The CW Television Network and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) and its operating partners today announced that they have reached multi-year agreements to renew CW network affiliations in 37 markets across the country (28 Nexstar- and 9 partner-owned television stations). The agreements include five top-10 market affiliates: WPIX-TV in New York City, KTLA-TV in Los Angeles, KDAF-TV in Dallas, KIAH-TV in Houston, and WDCW-TV in Washington, D.C. Taken together, the 37 markets cover more than 31% of the U.S. audience, serving more than 38 million television households.
May 18, 2021 02:30 pm ET
Nexstar Names Former ABC News Executive Michael Corn President of News for NewsNation
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today named former ABC News Senior Executive Producer, Michael Corn, President of News for NewsNation, the Company’s national cable network reaching 75 million television households across the United States. In this newly created position, Mr. Corn will be responsible for the long-term strategy and day-to-day operations of NewsNation’s current news programming and any future content expansion. Mr. Corn will begin his new role immediately and report to Sean Compton, President of Nexstar Medi
May 10, 2021 01:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Appoints Jim Rose as Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in San Francisco, California
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Jim Rose has been named Vice President and General Manager of its San Francisco operations (DMA #6), overseeing KRON-TV (MyNetwork), KRON4.com and
May 06, 2021 02:45 pm ET
31 Nexstar Media Inc. Television Stations Win 47 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for Outstanding Journalism and Exceptional Locally Produced News Programming
The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) today announced the regional winners of the Edward R. Murrow Awards, with the local news operations of the broadcasting division of Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), receiving a total of 47 regional awards, including recognition for “Overall Excellence,” “Best Newscast,” and “Breaking News Coverage.” A total of 31 Nexstar television stations received regional Murrow Awards, with 12 stations receiving multiple awards, led by KOIN-TV (CBS) in Portland, OR (DMA #21), KXAN-TV (NBC) in Aus
May 05, 2021 08:30 am ET
Veteran Journalist Leland Vittert Joins NewsNation as Anchor/Correspondent
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s wholly-owned cable network reaching 75
May 04, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record First Quarter Net Revenue of $1,113.9 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021 as summarized below:
May 03, 2021 04:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Andrew Alford to President of Broadcasting Division, Effective June 1
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced that Andrew (Andy) Alford will be promoted to President of Broadcasting and will assume oversight responsibility for the long-term strategy and day-to-day operations of Nexstar’s 198 owned and operated television stations across the country and their related digital properties. Mr. Alford will begin his new duties on June 1 and report to Tom Carter, Nexstar President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Alford is taking over from Tim Busch, who is retiring on May 31 a
Apr 29, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.70 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.70 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, May 28, 2021, to shareholders of record on Friday, May 14, 2021.
Apr 26, 2021 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Inc. to Launch “Rewind TV” on September 1
Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), today announced that it will launch Rewind TV, a digital subchannel offering a slate of classic television sitcom hits from the 1980s and 1990s, on September 1, 2021. At its launch, Rewind TV will reach 40 percent of U.S. television households, or nearly 50 million homes, including New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Rewind TV will be available on newly designated or recently vacated digital sub-channels licensed to Nexstar.
Apr 19, 2021 10:00 am ET
Emmy Award-Winning Journalist Adrienne Bankert Joins NewsNation as Anchor/Correspondent
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s wholly-owned cable netw
Mar 31, 2021 11:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2021 First Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 4
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2021 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Mar 08, 2021 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Inc. to Announce Market-Finalists of Its “Remarkable Women” Initiative on March 9th
Nexstar Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it will begin highlighting the stories of the market-finalists of its “Remarkable Women” initiative tomorrow, March 9th. The nationwide initiative is part of Nexstar’s celebration of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (March 8th) and is designed to honor the influence that women have had on public policy, social progress, and the quality of life in the United States. Nexstar will spotlight local women that inspire, lead, and forge the way for o
Mar 03, 2021 01:00 pm ET
TapClicks to Aggregate Marketing and Sales Data for Nexstar Inc.
TapClicks, Inc., the leading unified marketing platform for analytics, intelligence, reporting, workflow and orders management, today announced that Nexstar Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) has deployed...
Mar 01, 2021 10:00 am ET
NewsNation Launches Tonight Featuring New Name and Expanded Programming
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s cable network reaching 75 million television households, launches tonight with its new name and an expanded programming line-up featuring five hours of news and talk from 6 - 11 p.m. ET. Debuting tonight on the network formerly known as WGN America are three new hour-long programs
Feb 26, 2021 04:10 pm ET
Nexstar Inc. President of Broadcasting Timothy C. Busch to Retire in Mid-2021
Nexstar Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that President, Broadcasting, Timothy C. Busch, will retire June 1, 2021, following a 36-year career in the broadcast industry. Mr. Busch joined Nexstar in 2000 as General Manager at WROC (CBS) in Rochester, New York and over his career with
Feb 25, 2021 05:13 pm ET
Aaron Sorkin, Bryan Cranston, and Robin Wright Headline First Week’s Guests on NewsNation’s “BANFIELD,” Premiering March 1st at 10 PM ET
NewsNation, Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s cable network reaching 75 million television households, today announced a line-up of celebrity guests for the first week of its flagship news and talk show, BANFIELD, including Academy Award-winning filmmaker Aaron Sorkin and actors Bryan Cranston and Robin Wright. Hosted by vete
Feb 23, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record Fourth Quarter Net Revenue of $1,377 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar”) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2020 as summarized below. The actual results presented herein for the three months ended December 31, 2020 and 2019 reflect the full operations of both the Nexstar’s legacy broadcasting and digital operations and quarterly results from the Tribune Media stations which were acquired on September 19, 2019. Fourth quarter 2020 revenue from WGN America, also acquired in the Tribune transaction, is included in core advertising revenue and distribution fee revenue. The cont
Feb 22, 2021 11:00 am ET
Nexstar Inc. Promotes KRON-TV’s Chris McDonnell to Vice President and General Manager of Its New York City Operations
Nexstar Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Chris McDonnell has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager of its New York City operations, overseeing WPIX-TV (CW) and PIX11.com under the terms of a local programming and marketing agreement between Nexstar and WPIX’s owner, Mission Broadcasting, Inc. Mr. McDonnell will begin his new duties immediately and report to Tim Busch, Nexstar Inc.’s Broadcast President.
Feb 11, 2021 01:23 pm ET
Nexstar Inc. Names Lori Tavoularis Chief Revenue Officer of Digital Division
The Digital Division of Nexstar Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the promotion of Lori Tavoularis to Chief Revenue Officer/EVP Revenue Operations. In this newly created role, she will...
Feb 03, 2021 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Digital Network Delivers Record Use and Growth in 2020
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its digital network delivered record growth in 2020, ranking #1 in local news for every month of the year and reaching all-time highs across key performance indicators (KPIs) including average monthly users, total pageviews, total multiplatform minutes and total digital video views, according to Comscore.
Jan 28, 2021 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 25 Percent and Announces $1.0 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a 25 percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.70 per share of its Class A common stock beginning with the dividend declared for the first quarter of 2021. The dividend is payable on Friday, February 26, 2021, to shareholders of record on Friday, February 12, 2021.
Jan 27, 2021 10:11 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Appoints Bernadette Aulestia to Board of Directors
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today the appointment of Bernadette S. Aulestia, 47, to its Board of Directors effective January 27. Ms. Aulestia will serve as a Class I Director and will stand for election at the 2022 annual meeting of shareholders and will also serve on the Board’s compensation committee.
Jan 25, 2021 08:00 am ET
Jan 21, 2021 11:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group and Feeding America® Announce Partnership Valued at $2 Million to Combat Hunger and Food Insecurity Across the United States
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), the country’s largest local television broadcaster, and Feeding America®, the nation’s largest domestic hunger relief organization, today announced a comprehensive multi-year partnership to fight hunger and food insecurity across the United States. Under terms of the agreement, Nexstar has committed to donating $2 million in television air-time and financial support to the organization over the next three years.
Jan 20, 2021 04:15 pm ET
NeoGames Expands Board with the Appointment of Lisbeth McNabb
NeoGames S.A. (Nasdaq: NGMS) (“NeoGames” or the "Company"), a technology-driven provider of end-to-end iLottery solutions, announced today the appointment of Lisbeth McNabb to its board of directors as a Non-executive director. The appointment is...
Jan 19, 2021 02:00 pm ET
Nexstar Media’s Cable Network, WGN America, Names Jonathan Killian Vice President, Creative Marketing and Brand Communications
In this newly created role, Mr. Killian will oversee the development and execution of a comprehensive brand marketing strategy for WGN America and assume responsibility for the network’s promotions, creative and marketing departments. WGN America is the home of NewsNation, the country’s only live unbiased national newscast airing in prime-time every night. Mr. Killian assumes his new role on January 25, reporting to Sean Compton, Nexstar Inc.’s Networks Division President.
Jan 07, 2021 04:06 pm ET
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV On Four Local Television Stations In Columbus, Ohio
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Four leading local television stations in Columbus, Ohio, WSYX (ABC/FOX), WCMH-TV (NBC), WWHO (CW), and WTTE (TBD Network), today became the latest in the nation to begin broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet, digital applications, and other web services, NEXTGEN TV can support a wide range of features currently in development, such as immersive audio and video (up to 4K), broadcasting to mobile devices, personalized viewing tools, and advanced emerg
Jan 05, 2021 12:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2020 Fourth Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on February 23
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2020 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Jan 04, 2021 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group and NBC Television Network Renew Long-Term Affiliation Agreements
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) announced today that Nexstar Inc. and its operating partners have reached agreements to renew the existing NBC Television Network affiliations in 33 markets (29 Nexstar and 4 partner owned) across the country.
Dec 31, 2020 09:42 am ET
Tribune Publishing Company Announces Closure of BestReviews Sale, Updates Guidance for Q4 and Full Year 2020 and Provides Revenue and AEBITDA Guidance for 2021
Tribune Publishing Company (NASDAQ:TPCO) today announced that it has closed the sale of its majority stake in BestReviews to Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST). BestReviews LLC was owned 60% by Tribune and 40% by its founders, BR Holding...
Dec 30, 2020 12:00 pm ET
Scripps completes sale of WPIX
CINCINNATI, Dec. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) closed today on the sale of WPIX to Mission Broadcasting Inc.
Dec 25, 2020 01:24 am ET
Nexstar Media Group and DISH Network Reach Multi-Year Distribution Agreement
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”), today announced that it has reached a comprehensive multi-year distribution agreement with DISH Network. The agreement restores Nexstar’s 164 local television stations across the country and Nexstar’s wholly-owned cable network, WGN America, to DISH Network’s programming line-up. WGN America will also launch on DISH’s streaming service, Sling TV, in early 2021. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Dec 23, 2020 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Launches NEXTGEN TV in Denver, Marking the Company’s 12th Market and 22nd Station to Rollout ATSC 3.0 in 2020
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced that KDVR-TV and KWGN-TV, Nexstar Inc.’s local television stations serving the Denver, Colorado, area (DMA #16) have begun broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, the revolutionary new digital broadcast technology powered by ATSC 3.0. Denver is Nexstar’s twelfth market to begin broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 this year, and the second top-20 market to do so.
Dec 22, 2020 10:00 am ET
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth And Nexstar Inc. To Broadcast Annual New Year's Eve Television Special, 'Lone Star NYE 2021'
DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas and IRVING, Texas, Dec. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth /KXAS and Nexstar Inc. today announced the broadcast details for "Lone Star NYE 2021," a New Year's Eve program airing December 31, 2020 from 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. CST, hosted by NBC 5's Katy Blakey and KARK's D.J. Williams. This year's New Year's Eve program, featuring the Eli Young Band, singer Ryan Berg from NBC's "The Voice" and the traditional Dallas' Reunion Tower fireworks spectacular, will air in North Texas on NBC 5, in an additional 12 Texas markets, and in five Central time zon
Dec 18, 2020 08:00 am ET
Nexstar’s Cable Network, WGN America, Reaches First-Ever Carriage Agreement with Hulu
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its wholly-owned cable network, WGN America, has reached its first-ever multi-year comprehensive agreement with Hulu to be carried by the streaming service beginning Jan. 19, 2021. The agreement also restores Nexstar’s ABC-affiliated television stations to Hulu + Live TV. Today’s announcement marks Nexstar’s third agreement with a subscription-based streaming service reached this month. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Dec 16, 2020 04:01 pm ET
Tribune Publishing Company Announces Sale of BestReviews LLC to Nexstar Inc. for $160 Million
Tribune Publishing Company (NASDAQ:TPCO) today announced that after a comprehensive sales process Tribune and BR Holding Company, Inc. have entered into a definitive agreement to sell 100% of BestReviews LLC to Nexstar Inc., a wholly-owned...
Dec 11, 2020 02:40 pm ET
Nexstar’s Cable Network, WGN America, Reaches First-Ever Carriage Agreement With fuboTV
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that its wholly-owned cable network, WGN America, has reached a new multi-year comprehensive agreement with fuboTV (NYSE: FUBO) to be carried by the live TV streaming platform beginning in mid-January. Today’s announcement marks Nexstar’s second agreement with a subscription-based streaming service reached this month. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Dec 01, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar’s Cable Network, WGN America, Reaches First-Ever Carriage Agreement With YouTube TV
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its wholly-owned cable network, WGN America, has reached a new multi-year agreement with YouTube TV to be carried by the cloud-based streaming service beginning Jan. 19, 2021.
Nov 27, 2020 02:10 pm ET
DISH Network Puts Consumers at Risk of Losing Network and Local Community Programming During Pandemic
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) announced today that DISH Network (“DISH”) (Nasdaq: DISH) subscribers in 115 markets are at risk of losing network and local community programming at 7:00 p.m. local time on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, as DISH has yet to reach a new distribution agreement allowing the satellite television behemoth the right to continue to air Nexstar’s highly rated programming. Millions of viewers across the country are in danger of losing the local news, traffic, weather, sports, and entertainment programming provided by Nexstar’s 164 television stations.
Nov 20, 2020 10:37 am ET
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV On Four Local Television Stations In Norfolk, VA
NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Four leading local television stations in Norfolk, VA, including WAVY-TV (NBC), WVBT and WNLO-CD (FOX), and WTVZ-TV (MyNet), today became among the first in the nation to begin broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet, digital applications, and other web services, NEXTGEN TV can support a wide range of features currently in development, such as immersive audio and video (up to 4K), broadcasting to mobile devices, personalized viewing tools, and advanced
Nov 17, 2020 06:00 pm ET
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV On Five Local Television Stations In Raleigh, NC
RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Five leading local television stations in Raleigh, NC, including WTVD (ABC), WNCN (CBS), WUVC (Univision), WLFL (CW), and WRDC (MyNet), today became among the first in the nation to begin broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet, digital applications, and other web services, NEXTGEN TV can support a wide range of features currently in development, such as immersive audio and video (up to 4K), broadcasting to mobile devices, personalized viewing tools, a
Nov 05, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record Third Quarter Net Revenue of $1,118.2 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 as summarized below. The actual results presented herein for the three months ended September 30, 2020 reflect the Company’s legacy broadcasting and digital operations and quarterly results from the Tribune Media stations which were acquired on September 19, 2019. Third quarter 2020 revenue from WGN America, also acquired in the Tribune transaction, is included in core advertising revenue and distribution fee revenue. The contribution from Nexsta
Oct 22, 2020 04:15 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Strategic Operational Realignment to Leverage Value of Proprietary Local Content Across Multiple Platforms
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar ” or the “Company”) announced today that effective November 1, 2020 it will combine its two primary operating subsidiaries, merging Nexstar Digital LLC, and Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. creating a new single operating subsidiary. As part of the corporate streamlining, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. will be renamed Nexstar Inc. The new operational structure will align the Company’s national leadership in local content production with management teams that are broadcasting and digital subject matter experts to maximize the value of Nexstar’s content,
Oct 22, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.56 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.56 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, November 20, 2020, to shareholders of record on Friday, November 6, 2020.
Oct 20, 2020 09:00 am ET
VENN Closes $26M Series A Financing
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- VENN (www.venn.tv), the live 24/7 streaming network for gaming and entertainment, announced today the close of a $26 million Series A financing. The round was co-led by Seed round investor BITKRAFT and new investor Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST). Eldridge, WISE Ventures, Alumni Ventures Group, Josh Kroenke (Vice Chair of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment), and the majority of the existing Series Seed investor group also participated in the round. Under the terms of its investment, Nexstar secured content and sales category exclusivity for
Sep 29, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Promotes Thomas E. Carter to President and Chief Operating Officer
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that Thomas E. Carter has been named President and Chief Operating Officer, effective October 1, 2020. Mr. Carter will retain his current responsibilities as Chief Financial Officer for the foreseeable future. In conjunction with his promotion, Mr. Carter has entered into a new employment agreement that extends through December 31, 2023.
Sep 22, 2020 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2020 Third Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on November 5
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2020 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, November 5, 2020. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Sep 15, 2020 04:06 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Pricing of $1,000 Million Offering of Senior Notes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (the “Issuer”), has priced its previously announced offering of $1,000 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.75% Senior Notes due 2028 (the “Notes”) in a private offering. The Notes will have a maturity date of November 1, 2028.
Sep 15, 2020 08:13 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces $1,000 Million Offering of Senior Notes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (the “Issuer”), intends to offer, subject to market and other customary conditions, up to $1,000 million in aggregate principal amount of new senior notes due 2028 (the “Notes”) in a private offering.
Sep 04, 2020 08:31 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Secures Commitments for New Senior Secured Revolving Credit Facility
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (“Nexstar”), a wholly-owned subsidiary, and Mission Broadcasting, Inc. (“Mission”), a variable interest entity of Nexstar, received new revolving credit commitments in an aggregate principal amount of $280,000,000 (the “2020 Revolving Credit Facility”) under Nexstar’s and Mission’s respective existing credit agreements. $250,000,000 of the 2020 Revolving Credit Facility is allocated to Mission and $30,000,000 of the 2020 Revolving Credit Facility is allocated to Nexstar. The 2020 Revolving Credit Facility
Sep 02, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Board of Directors Authorizes $300 Million Expansion of Share Repurchase Program
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors approved an expansion of the Company’s share repurchase authorization for up to an additional $300 million of repurchases of its Class A common stock. The expansion brings the total capacity under Nexstar’s share repurchase program to approximately $384.2 million when combined with the approximate $84.2 million remaining under its prior authorization as of June 30, 2020.
Sep 01, 2020 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Media’s “NewsNation” Debuts Tonight at 8 PM ET on WGN America, Reaching 75 Million U.S. TV Households
Representing the return of traditional, trusted, fact-based news reporting to cable television, “NewsNation,” a three hour prime-time national newscast, debuts tonight at 8 p.m. ET on WGN America, Nexstar Media Group, Inc’s (Nasdaq: NXST) wholly-owned cable network which reaches approximately 75 million U.S. TV households. NewsNation will air from 8 p.m. ET to 11 p.m. ET, seven days a week.
Aug 05, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record Second Quarter Net Revenue of $915.0 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 as summarized below. The actual results presented herein for the three months ended June 30, 2020 reflect the Company’s legacy Nexstar Broadcasting and digital operations and quarterly results from the Tribune Media stations which we acquired on September 19, 2019. Second quarter 2020 revenue from WGN America, also acquired in the Tribune transaction, is included in core advertising revenue and distribution fee revenue. The contribution from Nexstar’
Jul 24, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.56 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.56 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, August 21, 2020, to shareholders of record on Friday, August 7, 2020.
Jul 13, 2020 08:30 am ET
Mission Broadcasting exercises WPIX option
CINCINNATI, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) has been informed that Nexstar Media Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) has transferred its option to purchase Scripps' New York CW affiliate WPIX to Mission Broadcasting, Inc. and that Mission has exercised its option to purchase the station.
Jul 06, 2020 11:50 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2020 Second Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on August 5
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2020 second quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Jun 30, 2020 03:49 pm ET
NEXTGEN TV Launches On Four Major Television Stations In Salt Lake City
SALT LAKE CITY, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Four of Salt Lake City's leading local television stations – KUTV (CBS), KTVX (ABC), KUCW (CW) and KJZZ-TV (Ind), today became among the first in the nation to begin broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet, digital apps, and other web services, NEXTGEN TV can support a wide range of features currently in development, such as immersive audio and video (up to 4K), broadcasting to mobile devices, personalized viewing tools, and advanced emergency alerts
Jun 23, 2020 02:22 pm ET
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV On Five Nashville Network-Affiliated Television Stations
NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Five of Nashville's leading local network-affiliated television stations -- WTVF (CBS), WKRN-TV (ABC), WZTV (FOX), WUXP-TV (MyNet) and WNAB (CW) -- today became among the first in the nation to begin broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology.  Based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet, digital apps, and other web services, NEXTGEN TV can support a wide range of features currently in development, such as immersive audio and video (up to 4K), broadcasting to mobile devices, personalized viewing
Jun 23, 2020 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Broadcasting Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Brian Jones to Retire
Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Brian Jones, will retire August 1, 2020, following a 40-year career in the broadcast industry. Mr. Jones joined Nexstar in 2003 as Senior Vice President and Regional Man
Jun 15, 2020 03:00 pm ET
Nexstar Digital Streamlines OTT, Display and Video Ad Purchases Through an Agreement With FreeWheel to Use Its Strata Platform
Nexstar Digital, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: “NXST”), the largest local television broadcaster in the United States, announced today that it has entered into a multiyear agreement with FreeWheel, A Comcast...
Jun 02, 2020 07:50 am ET
G.research’s 12th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference
Gabelli Funds, in conjunction with G.research, will host its 12th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference on June 4. The conference will be held virtually. This research meeting will feature presentations by senior management of leading broadcasting and entertainment companies, with an emphasis on industry dynamics, new technologies and company fundamentals. It will also include a Sports Valuation Panel. Investors should contact their salesperson for more information or to register.
Jun 02, 2020 07:00 am ET
WGN America Announces Anchor Teams and Correspondents for Prime-Time National Newscast “News Nation” Launching September 1
WGN America, Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s wholly owned cable network reaching 75 millio
May 27, 2020 09:39 am ET
G.research’s 12th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference
Gabelli Funds, in conjunction with G.research, will host its 12th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference on June 4. The conference will be held virtually. This research meeting will feature presentations by senior management of leading broadcasting and entertainment companies, with an emphasis on industry dynamics, new technologies and company fundamentals. It will also include a Sports Valuation Panel. Investors should contact their salesperson for more information or to register. ­­­
May 26, 2020 11:53 am ET
G.research’s 12th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference
G.research, in conjunction with Gabelli Funds, will host its 12th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference on June 4. The conference will be held virtually. This research meeting will feature presentations by senior management of leading broadcasting and entertainment companies, with an emphasis on industry dynamics, new technologies and company fundamentals. It will also include a Sports Valuation Panel. Investors should contact their salesperson for more information or to register.
May 26, 2020 09:00 am ET
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV on Four Las Vegas Network-Affiliated Television Stations
LAS VEGAS, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI), Nexstar Media Group, Inc, (NASDAQ: NXST), and The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), three of the nation's leading local television broadcasters, announce that their Las Vegas television stations began broadcasting today in NEXTGEN TV powered by ATSC 3.0. NEXTGEN TV is a new broadcasting technology delivering dramatically improved audio and video experiences for consumers and interoperability with Internet-delivered content. NEXTGEN TV is the most significant broadcast technology upgrade ever, enabling th
May 22, 2020 05:40 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today announced that the Company will hold its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders in a virtual-only format due to public health concerns relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and to protect the health and well-being of its stockholders, directors, employees and the public. As previously announced, the 2020 Annual Meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., Central Daylight Time.
May 21, 2020 05:11 pm ET
Nexstar Media’s Websites and Mobile Apps Surpass 1.1 Billion Page Views in April
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that total users of its websites and mobile applications in April increased 133% from the same time period a year earlier, to more than 96 million*, generating more than 1.1 billion page views**, up 250% from April 2019. Nexstar also announced that video plays surpassed 135 million as traffic spiked due to increased user demand for local digital news and content related to the coronavirus pandemic.
May 20, 2020 08:00 am ET
Nexstar Broadcasting and Las Vegas Raiders Reach Exclusive Multi-Market, Multi-Year Flagship Agreement on Content Partnership and Pre-Season Broadcast Rights
Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), and the National Football League’s Las Vegas Raiders, today announced they have reached an exclusive agreement on a content partnership and broadcast rights that will deliver Raiders’ pre-season football games and a variety of related programmi
May 14, 2020 03:30 pm ET
Nexstar’s Local Anchorwomen Win National Gracie Awards for Groundbreaking News Stories
Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that two of the company’s veteran news anchors have each been honored with a national “Gracie Award” for their groundbreaking reporting over the course of the last year. Colleen Marshall of WCMH-TV (NBC) in Columbus, OH (DMA #34), won in the “Hard News/Feature” category for her investigative series “Culture of Cover-Up,” which exposed decades of abuse at The Ohio State University, and Ali Meyer of KFOR-TV (NBC) in Oklahoma City, OK, (DMA #43), won in the “Soft News/Feature” catego
May 12, 2020 12:40 pm ET
30 Nexstar Broadcasting Television Stations Win 50 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for Outstanding Journalism and Exceptional Locally Produced News Programming
The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) today announced the regional winners of the Edward R. Murrow Awards, with the local news operations of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), receiving a total of 50 regional awards, including recognition for “Overall Excellence” and “Best Newscast.” A total of 30 Nexstar television stations received regional Murrow Awards, with 12 stations receiving multiple awards, led by KXAN-TV (NBC) in Austin, TX (DMA #40), which received a total of seven.
May 06, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group First Quarter Net Revenue Rises 74.2% to a Record $1.1 Billion
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 as summarized below. The actual results presented herein for the three months ended March 31, 2020 reflect the Company’s legacy Nexstar Broadcasting and digital operations and full quarterly results from the Tribune Media stations which we acquired on September 19, 2019. First quarter 2020 revenue from WGN America, also acquired in the Tribune transaction, is included in core advertising revenue and distribution fee revenue. The contribution from Nex
May 01, 2020 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.56 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.56 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, May 29, 2020, to shareholders of record on Friday, May 15, 2020.
Apr 09, 2020 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2020 First Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 6
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2020 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, May 6, 2020. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Mar 24, 2020 09:00 am ET
ViacomCBS and Nexstar Media Group Renew Affiliation Agreements
ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC) and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced a multi-year agreement to renew nine CBS network affiliations for Nexstar stations, reaching approximately 3.5% of the U.S. audience and nearly four million television households. The deal extends CBS/Nexstar affiliations that were set to expire later this year and covers two top-50 market affiliates, WNCN-TV in Raleigh, NC and KLAS-TV in Las Vegas, NV. In August 2019, ViacomCBS and Nexstar completed an affiliation agreement covering 19 Nexstar stations in 15 markets, reaching approximately 5% of the
Mar 02, 2020 04:05 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Completes Transactions With FOX Television Stations Adding Two Charlotte Stations and Divesting Three Stations in Seattle and Milwaukee
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (the “Company” or “Nexstar”) announced today that it completed the previously announced purchase and sale agreements with Fox Television Stations, LLC, a subsidiary of Fox Corporation (Nasdaq: FOXA, FOX) (“FOX”), whereby Nexstar purchased the Charlotte FOX Affiliate W
Feb 26, 2020 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Fourth Quarter Net Revenue Rises 37.9% to a Record $1.1 Billion
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2019 as summarized below. The actual results presented herein for the three months ended December 31, 2019 reflect the Company’s legacy Nexstar Broadcasting and digital operations and full quarter results from the Tribune Media stations which we acquired on September 19, 2019. Fourth quarter 2019 revenue from WGN America, also acquired in the Tribune transaction, is included in core advertising revenue and distribution fee revenue. A full quarter cont
Jan 31, 2020 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 24.4 Percent
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a 24.4 percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.56 per share of its Class A common stock beginning with the dividend declared for the first quarter of 2020. The dividend is payable on Friday, February 28, 2020, to shareholders of record on Friday, February 14, 2020.
Jan 15, 2020 09:30 am ET
Nexstar Media to Launch Prime-Time National Newscast on WGN America, Cable Network Reaching 75 Million U.S. Households
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its wholly-owned cable network, WGN America, which reaches approximately 75 million U.S. TV households, will launch a live daily three-hour national newscast. Beginning this summer, “News Nation,” will air in prime-time, from 8 pm ET to 11 pm ET, and will draw on the local market, regional and national expertise of Nexstar’s 5,400 local journalists in 110 local newsrooms across the country. News Nation will deliver news reporting that is fact-based, impactful, educational and unbiased.
Jan 13, 2020 09:00 am ET
Nexstar Digital Partners with Mediaocean to Enable Buying of OTT, Display, Video and Linear on Spectra
Nexstar Digital, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), the largest local television broadcaster in the United States, today announced that it has entered into a multiyear partnership with Mediaocean and its Connect Partner Program. The partnership enables advertisers to use Mediaocean’s Spectra Platform to access Nexstar’s premium OTT, digital video, display, streaming audio and linear broadcast inventory. For the first time, advertisers can now shape multi-channel, multi-market media buys across OTT, linear television and all other digital channels, resulting
Jan 10, 2020 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2019 Fourth Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on February 26
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2019 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, February 26, 2020. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Dec 12, 2019 01:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Honor “Remarkable Women” Across the Country
Nexstar Media Group, Inc., (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., will celebrate next year’s International Women’s Month by honoring “Remarkable Women” across the country and recognizing one of them as the “Nexstar Woman of the Year” in March 2020.
Nov 25, 2019 01:05 pm ET
Nexstar Broadcasting Television Stations to Air “Border Tour,” an Exclusive Special Report About Life Along the US-Mexico Border
Nexstar Media Group, (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., will begin airing “Border Tour,” a special report chronicling life along the southern border of the United States. The 30-minute Nexstar-produced broadcast is the product of a team of Nexstar journalists reporting for BorderRep
Nov 21, 2019 04:15 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group and NBC Television Network Renew Long-term Affiliation Agreements
November 21, 2019 –Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) and Mission Broadcasting announced today that they have reached a four-year agreement to renew the existing NBC Television Network affiliations of their stations in 21 markets across the country. Collectively, these stations reach approximately 11.4% of U.S. television households, or about 12.5 million homes. The new affiliation agreements cover eighteen Nexstar owned stations, including two recent acquisitions, and three Mission stations. The previous affiliation agreements were set to expire in December 2019.
Nov 12, 2019 05:27 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Pricing of $665 Million Offering of Additional 5.625% Senior Notes Due 2027
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (the “Issuer”), has priced its previously announced offering of $665 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.625% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “Notes”). The Notes will be issued as additional Notes under the Indenture, dated as of July 3, 2019 (as amended and supplemented from time to time, the “Indenture”), pursuant to which the Issuer previously issued $1,120 million aggregate principal amount of 5.625% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “Existing Notes”
Nov 12, 2019 08:02 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces $665 Million Offering of Additional 5.625% Senior Notes Due 2027
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (the “Issuer”), intends to offer, subject to market and other customary conditions, up to $665 million in aggregate principal amount of additional 5.625% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “Notes”) in a private offering. The Notes are being offered as additional notes under the Indenture, dated as of July 3, 2019 (as amended and supplemented from time to time, the “Indenture”), pursuant to which the Issuer previously issued $1,120 million aggregate principa
Nov 06, 2019 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Third Quarter Net Revenue of $663.6 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019 as summarized below. On September 19, 2019, Nexstar completed its acquisition of Tribune Media Company (“Tribune” or “Tribune Media”) and also closed on the divestitures of 21 television stations. All actual results presented herein reflect the impact of $34.0 million and $1.3 million of one-time transaction expenses incurred in the quarters ended September 30, 2019 and September 30, 2018, respectively. The actual results presented herein for the
Nov 05, 2019 04:05 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Enters Into De-Leveraging Buy/Sell Agreements With Fox Television Stations
(November 5, 2019) – Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (the “Company”) announced today that it entered into purchase and sale agreements with Fox Television Stations, LLC, a subsidiary of Fox Corporation (Nasdaq: FOXA, FOX) (“FOX”), whereby Nexstar will purchase from FOX, the Charlotte FOX Affiliate WJZY and MyNetwo
Nov 05, 2019 03:05 pm ET
Fox Corporation to Acquire Stations in Seattle and Milwaukee from Nexstar Media Group
NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox Corporation (Nasdaq FOXA, FOX) ("FOX") today announced a definitive agreement with Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) to acquire three television stations for a purchase price of approximately $350 million.  The stations FOX will be acquiring are located in Seattle, WA and Milwaukee, WI, two key markets that align with the company's sports rights.  The transaction will expand Fox Television Stations' market presence to 14 of the top 15 DMAs.  
Oct 28, 2019 09:00 am ET
Nexstar Broadcasting Transitions Advertising Sales to Impressions-Based Currency
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (“Nexstar” or the “Company”), will begin to immediately transition its advertising sales to a cost-per-impression (CPM) model. Impressions provide more qualitative data about the audience, more accurately reflect the total number of people
Oct 25, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.45 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, November 22, 2019, to shareholders of record on Friday, November 8, 2019.
Oct 21, 2019 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Broadcasting Expands Local News in Portland
Nexstar Media Group (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (“Nexstar” or the “Company”), will expand local news at its recently acquired Portland (DMA #22) television station, KRCW-TV, “Portland’s CW.” Nexstar will expand the station’s 10 PM newscast to a full hour beginning tonight, and will also add “Game On!”, a 30-minute sports highlights show on Sunday nights, beginning Oct. 27. Both broadcasts will continue to be independently produced for KRCW-TV by its sister station in Portland, KOIN-TV (CBS).
Oct 04, 2019 10:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2019 Third Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on November 6
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2019 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, November 6, 2019. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Sep 26, 2019 04:15 pm ET
BetterInvesting Magazine Releases December Stock To Study And Undervalued Stock Choices For Investors' Informational And Educational Use
MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) as its December 2019 "Stock to Study" and Nexstar Media Group (NDQ: NXST) as its December 2019 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use.
Sep 25, 2019 01:24 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Journeys Along the US-Mexico Border With “Border Tour,” a New Multiplatform News Series Documenting the Region’s Local Stories
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (the “Company”) announced today the launch of the “Border Tour,” a new television and digital news series documenting real stories at the southern barrier. “Border Tour” sta
Sep 19, 2019 04:20 pm ET
Scripps closes acquisition of eight TV stations from Nexstar-Tribune merger divestitures
CINCINNATI, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) has closed its acquisition of eight television stations in seven markets divested from the Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) transaction with Tribune Media (NYSE: TRCO).
Sep 19, 2019 04:15 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Completes Tribune Media Acquisition Creating the Nation’s Largest Local Television Broadcaster
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) announced today that it completed its previously announced acquisition of Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) (“Tribune Media”) in an accretive transaction valued at approximately $7.2 billion including the assumption of Tribune Media’s outstanding debt (the “Tribune Transaction”). Pursuant to the merger
Sep 16, 2019 01:45 pm ET
Tribune Media Statement on FCC Approval of Nexstar Transaction
CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) issued the following statement regarding today's announcement by the Federal Communication Commission that it has approved the acquisition of the company by Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) and Nexstar's divestiture of local television stations to TEGNA, Inc. (NASDAQ: TGNA), The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) and Circle City Broadcasting I, Inc.
Sep 16, 2019 01:30 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Secures Federal Communications Commission Approval for Tribune Media Acquisition and Related Divestitures
In July the Department of Justice cleared Nexstar’s pending acquisition of Tribune Media, and the FCC approval represents the final required regulatory approval needed to close the transaction. As such, Nexstar anticipates closing the Tribune transaction and the divestiture sales shortly, at which time the Company will host a conference call, webcast and investor presentation and update the market on its synergy targets and free cash flow guidance.
Sep 16, 2019 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group and Fox Broadcasting Company Renew Affiliation Agreements
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) and Fox Broadcasting Company LLC, a subsidiary of Fox Corporation (Nasdaq: FOXA, FOX) (“FOX”), today announced a multi-year agreement that renews FOX network affiliations for stations that Nexstar owns, operates, programs or provides services to, in 31 markets that reach approximately 8% of the U.S.
Aug 29, 2019 05:14 pm ET
Nexstar and AT&T Statement on New Distribution Agreement
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) and AT&T (NYSE: T) have entered into a new multi-year retransmission consent agreement to provide Nexstar-owned network affiliated and local broadcast stations to customers of AT&T’s video platforms in 97 markets across the United States.
Aug 07, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Second Quarter Net Revenue of $649.0 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019 as summarized below.
Aug 06, 2019 09:15 am ET
CBS and Nexstar Media Group Renew Affiliation Agreements
NEW YORK and IRVING, Texas, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced a multi-year agreement that renews CBS network affiliations for Nexstar stations, in fifteen markets that reach approximately 5% of the U.S. audience and nearly six million households. The new agreement extends all CBS/Nexstar affiliation agreements related to a total of 19 stations that were set to expire this year.
Jul 26, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.45 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, August 23, 2019, to shareholders of record on Friday, August 9, 2019.
Jul 11, 2019 03:20 pm ET
AT&T’s Actions Contrast Sharply With Its Public Commentary; Eight Broadcast Groups Presently Without Carriage Resulting in Concentrated Loss of Service to Consumers in Thirteen U.S. Markets
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) set the record straight today with legislators, regulators, consumers and others related to ongoing negotiations between the parties on a distribution agreement that will allow AT&T to continue to offer Nexstar’s highly rated network and local community programming to its subscribers.
Jul 09, 2019 01:42 pm ET
Legislators From Eight States Have Now Called on AT&T to Negotiate in Good Faith and Restore Nexstar’s Stations and Programming
United States Senators John Thune of South Dakota and John Kennedy of Louisiana join Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal as well as legislators from West Virginia, Ohio, South Dakota, Massachusetts, New York and Alabama in issuing letters urging direct broadcast satellite service provider DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse to immediately restore carriage of Nexstar-owned stations.
Jul 08, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Connecticut Senator Blumenthal Calls on DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse to Accept Nexstar’s Extension Offer to Immediately Restore Carriage of Network and Local Community Programming
Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal has issued a letter urging direct broadcast satellite service provider DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse to immediately restore carriage of Nexstar-owned WTNH-TV (ABC) and WCTX-TV (MyNetworkTV). Effective 11:59 p.m. CT on July 3, 2019, AT&T/DIRECTV dropped the network and local community programming for Nexstar-owned stations impacting viewers in 97 markets across the country. The action follows AT&T/DIRECTV’s refusal to accept Nexstar’s offer for an extension which would have allowed viewers in Hartford-New Haven as well as other affected markets to view their fa
Jul 05, 2019 06:29 pm ET
Viewers Across the Country Deprived of Critical Local Emergency News, Holiday Specials, Local News and Upcoming Team USA Women's World Cup Final Match Following AT&T/DIRECTV’s Removal of Nexstar Local
Viewers across the United States have expressed their outrage at AT&T/DIRECTV following their removal of scores of local Nexstar Broadcasting television stations which began on the Fourth of July. For example, as a result of AT&T/DIRECTV’s actions, AT&T/DIRECTV subscribers in Bakersfield, California were unable to receive local Nexstar televised news updates, in both English and Spanish, regarding the large earthquake there.
Jul 04, 2019 11:30 am ET
AT&T/DIRECTV Blacks Out Local TV Stations in 97 Markets Across the USA on July 4th After Rejecting Nexstar Offers to Extend Access for Consumers to Leading Local Content
Effective 11:59 p.m. local time on July 3, direct broadcast satellite service provider DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse unilaterally dropped the network and local community programming for over 120 stations impacting consumers and viewers in 97 markets across the United States. The action follows DIRECTV ’s refusal to accept an offer of an unconditional extension of the existing distribution agreement to August 2 to allow the stations’ owner, Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (“Nexstar”) and DIRECTV/AT&T to reach a new agreement allowing the direct broadcast satellite service provider (as well as AT&T’
Jul 03, 2019 01:05 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Closing of $1,120 Million Offering of Senior Notes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Escrow, Inc. (the “Escrow Issuer”), has closed the previously announced offering of $1,120 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.625% new senior notes due 2027 (the “Notes”), which priced at 100.000% in a private offering.
Jun 28, 2019 02:35 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2019 Second Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on August 7
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2019 second quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Jun 20, 2019 05:45 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Prices $3,065 Million Term Loan B and $675 Million Term Loan A Facilities
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., has priced a $3,065 million term loan B facility and $675 million term loan A facility. The pricing of the $3,065 million term loan B facility and $675 million term loan A facility, combined with the previously announced offering of $1,120 million senior notes mark the successful completion of the primary financing components needed to complete the acquisition of Tribune Media Company (“Tribune”).
Jun 19, 2019 04:05 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces Pricing of $1,120 Million Offering of Senior Notes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Escrow, Inc. (the “Escrow Issuer”), has priced an offering of $1,120 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.625% new senior notes due 2027 (the “Notes”). The sale of the notes is expected to be completed on or about July 3, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions. The notes were priced at 100.000%, in a private offering. The Escrow Issuer, which was created solely to issue the Notes, will deposit the gross proceeds of the offering into a segregated
Jun 18, 2019 05:51 pm ET
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment Announces Appointment of Two New Directors, Cosmo DeNicola and Martin Pompadur
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc. (“CSS Entertainment”) (Nasdaq: CSSE), a growing media company building online video on-demand (“VOD”) networks that provide video content for all screens, today announced two new appointments to the...
Jun 18, 2019 08:30 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Announces $1,120 Million Offering of Senior Notes
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or the “Company”) announced today that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Escrow, Inc. (the “Escrow Issuer”), intends to offer, subject to market and other customary conditions, up to $1,120 million in aggregate principal amount of new senior notes due 2027 (the “Notes”) in a private offering. The Escrow Issuer, which was created solely to issue the Notes, will deposit the gross proceeds of the offering into a segregated escrow account until the date that certain escrow release condi
Jun 06, 2019 11:34 am ET
Nexstar Digital Introduces TViQ Audience Solution
Today Nexstar Digital, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. [“NXST”], is pleased to announce the official launch of its proprietary TViQ™ audience solution, giving advertisers the power to leverage local broadcast audience data to...
May 08, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Reports Record First Quarter Net Revenue of $626.6 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 as summarized below.
Apr 26, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.45 Per Share
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per share of its Class A common stock. The dividend is payable on Friday, May 24, 2019, to shareholders of record on Friday, May 10, 2019.
Apr 08, 2019 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Enters into Definitive Agreement to Divest Two Indianapolis Stations for $42.5 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) announced today that it entered into a definitive agreement with Circle City Broadcasting I, Inc. (“CCB”), a newly-formed minority-led broadcaster controlled and owned by DuJuan McCoy, for the sale of two stations in Indianapolis, WISH, the CW affiliate and WNDY, the
Mar 29, 2019 12:04 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2019 First Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 8
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2019 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Mar 20, 2019 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Enters into Definitive Agreements to Divest Nineteen Stations in Fifteen Markets for $1.32 Billion
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) and Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) (“Tribune Media”) announced today that Nexstar has entered into definitive agreements to sell a total of nineteen stations in fifteen markets for an aggregate $1.32 billion in cash following the acquisition of Tribune Media by Nexstar. Under the terms of the agreements, TEGNA Inc. (NASDAQ: TGNA) (“Tegna”) will acquire eleven stations in eight markets for $740 million and The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) (“Scripps”) will acquire eight stations in sev
Mar 20, 2019 07:00 am ET
Scripps to acquire eight television stations from Nexstar-Tribune merger divestitures
CINCINNATI, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is acquiring eight television stations in seven markets from the Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) transaction with Tribune Media (NYSE: TRCO) as it continues executing its plan to enhance the strength and operating performance of its Local Media portfolio.
Feb 26, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Fourth Quarter Net Revenue Rises 22.1% to a Record $798.0 Million
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) today reported record financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2018 as summarized below.
Jan 25, 2019 07:04 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 20 Percent
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a 20 percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.45 per share of its Class A common stock beginning with the dividend declared for the first quarter of 2019. The dividend is payable on Friday, February 22, 2019, to shareholders of record on Friday, February 8, 2019.
Jan 22, 2019 08:00 am ET
LKQD Technologies’ Platform Achieves TAG’s Highest Independent Certification Level For Advertiser and Brand Safety
In its ongoing efforts to ensure the highest quality standards and brand safety for digital publishers and advertisers, LKQD Technologies LLC, a leading video advertising platform owned by Nexstar Digital LLC, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. [“NXST”], announces that The Trustworthy Accountability
Jan 16, 2019 07:00 am ET
Nexstar Media Group Extends Employment Agreement of President and Chief Executive Officer, Perry A. Sook, Through February 2023
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that its Board of Directors has extended the employment agreement of President and Chief Executive Officer, Perry A. Sook through February 28, 2023. In addition to his responsibilities as President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Sook also serves as the Company’s Chairman, and has held all three positions since founding the company.
Jan 08, 2019 02:20 pm ET
Nexstar Media Group to Report 2018 Fourth Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on February 26
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) announced today that it will report its 2018 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results.
Jan 07, 2019 11:20 am ET
MERGER ALERT – TRCO and ADPI: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations Concerning the Sale of these Companies
The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that investigations have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies. Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) Merger...
Dec 18, 2018 03:54 pm ET
MERGER ALERT – TRCO and BLMT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations Concerning the Sale of these Companies
The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that investigations have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies. Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) Merger...
Dec 11, 2018 12:57 pm ET
MERGER ALERT – TRCO and NTRI: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations Concerning the Sale of these Companies
The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that investigations have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies. Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO)...
Dec 03, 2018 03:39 pm ET
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating the Board of Directors of Tribune Media Company (TRCO) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages TRCO Investors to Contact the Firm
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) on behalf of stockholders concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:...

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