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Last $17.01 USD
Change Today +0.45 / 2.72%
Volume 902.5K
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Media General, Inc. owns and operates television stations in the United States. It operates 71 network-affiliated stations, and their associated digital media and mobile platforms, including 22 CBS stations, 14 NBC stations, 12 ABC stations, 8 FOX stations, 7 MyNetworkTV stations, 7 CW stations, and 1 Telemundo station in 48 markets. Media General, Inc. was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

5,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/2/15
Founded in 1850

media general inc (MEG) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $424.6K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $775.0K
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $544.0K
Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Total Annual Compensation: $476.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

media general inc (MEG) Key Developments

Media General Opens New Washington, D.C. Bureau; Names Jim Osman as Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief

Media General has opened a new Washington, D.C. Bureau. The company named Jim Osman as the company's Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief. Osman is an 18-time Emmy Award winning political and investigative reporter with more than 15 years of experience covering state and national political campaigns, creating and reporting stories, leading multimedia teams on various enterprise stories, and promoting the high standards of ethical journalism in the industry. Most recently, he was Contributing Reporter for WUSA-TV inWashington, D.C.

Media General, Inc. Reports Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance on A Supplemental Combined Company Basis of the Second Quarter of 2015

Media General, Inc. reported earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company's net revenues increased 106% to $297 million, compared to $144 million in the prior year. Operating income was $21 million, compared to $19 million in the prior year. Adjusted EBITDA increased 87% to $72 million, compared to Adjusted EBITDA of $38 million in the prior year. Net loss per diluted share was $0.06, compared to net earnings per diluted share of $0.06 in the prior year. The increase in adjusted EBITDA came largely from pay-TV subscriber fees and focus on managing expenses. Adjusted EBIT in the first quarter was $72 million compared to $67 million in the prior year. Capital expenditures for the quarter were $7 million. Net debt was $2.33 billion as on March 31, 2015. On a supplemental combined company basis, the company expects that net revenues for the second quarter of 2015 will increase in the range of 1% to 4% or $3 million to $12 million, as compared to net revenues of $318 million in the second quarter of 2014, primarily as a result of higher pay-TV subscriber fees. Depreciation and amortization of intangibles are expected to be $39 to $41 million. Cash capital expenditures are expected be $13 to $15 million and cash interest expense is expected to be $29 million.

Media General, Inc. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on May 07, 2015

Media General, Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 9:00 AM, Eastern Standard Time on May 07, 2015


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Price/Earnings 41.5x
Price/Sales 2.6x
Price/Book 1.4x
Price/Cash Flow 13.5x
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