Here are a few of the most interesting Sinclair Broadcast Group statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.
Sinclair Broadcast Group Facts
Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about Sinclair Broadcast Group.
- Website: Official Website
- Year Founded: 1971
- Headquarters: Hunt Valley, MD
- Founder(s): Julian Sinclair Smith
- Current Chief Executive: Christopher Ripley
What is Sinclair Broadcast Group?
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all the major networks. In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s broadcast content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair, either directly or through its venture subsidiaries, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI. (source)
Sinclair Broadcast Group Revenue Totals
Sinclair Broadcast Group annual revenue:
- 2021: $6.134 billion
- 2020: $5.943 billion
- 2019: $4.240 billion
- 2018: $3.055 billion
- 2017: $2.636 billion
- 2016: $2.622 billion
- 2015: $2.125 billion
- 2014: $1.868 billion
Sinclair Broadcast Group annual net income:
- 2021: $326 million net loss
- 2020: $2.429 billion net loss
- 2019: $105 million
- 2018: $345 million
- 2017: $594 million
- 2016: $250 million
- 2015: $176 million
- 2014: $215 million
Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Sinclair Broadcast Group statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.