The uncertain economy and tight credit led to little station trading and few changes in the station lineups in 2009. Ion Media’s 59 full-power stations covering 63.3% of the nation’s 114.9 million TV homes put it at the top of this year’s list. It’s followed by Univision (44%), Trinity (40.6%), CBS (38.4%) and Fox (37.21%). Despite the economy, a handful of groups made opportunistic purchases at sensible valuations.
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