QUARTERLY REPORT

Scripps Q4 Station Revenue Drops 12%

The decrease to $381 million was driven by lower core and political advertising. For the company as a whole, total Q4 revenue was $616 million, a decrease of 9.6%, or $65.2 million from a year ago.

Bring TVNewsCheck Back. Subscribe Now To TVN Plus

Industry leaders consider TVNewsCheck "the voice of their industry." Keep the voice up and running and providing the business journalism our audience depends on. Subscribe to TVN Plus and invest $199 a year in the leading source of business news for the TV broadcasting industry.

QUARTERLY REPORT

Warner Bros. Discovery Q4 Hit By Softer Advertising, Strike Impact But Losses Narrow

Warner Bros. Discovery saw revenue dip but losses narrow in the last quarter of 2023. Free cash flow grew — a key metric that allows the David Zaslav-led media giant to continue chipping away at its hefty debt, which it is doing. Revenue of close to $10.3 billion compared with $11 billion the year before, down 7%.

BRAND CONNECTIONS
THE PRICE POINT

Why TVNewsCheck Matters

TVNewsCheck’s daily newsletters and original stories are essential reading for our industry. It’s absence from our inboxes is already keenly felt, so let’s help bring it back.

TVN PLUS

New Sports Streamer Dials Up Anxieties For Local Broadcasters

Top station group executives see deeper fragmentation and more strain on the network-affiliate relationship as upshots of a new joint venture sports streaming service announced earlier this month by Fox Corp., Warner Bros. Discovery and Disney. This story is available to TVNewsCheck Plus subscribers only. Become a subscriber here.

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

New Jobs Posted To TVNewsCheck

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include an opening for a senior director of sports. Other existing jobs include openings for Sinclair’s corporate engineering team, Hearst’s national consumer unit, Lockwood’s station in Augusta, Nexstar’s Houston station, Hearst’s Louisville station and a SVP at Nexstar’s corporate office.

More News

In Case You Missed It