The Skinny

The question that’s pressing the minds of many is if the U.S. is headed toward a recession or if it's already in one. While economists are split on the topic, financial teams in the cable industry are adjusting outlooks and preparing to remain fluid amid an unclear future. Nexstar, however, does have a clear vision as it looks to seal the deal to acquire 75% ownership of The CW Network in 3Q, and it believes it can bring it to profitability by 2025.

Recession Threat Triggers Short-Term Fixes
Economists are torn over whether we’re already in or headed toward a recession, but the threat of an economic downturn has lawmakers and corporations battening down the hatches. Read More »
Nexstar’s Empire: Broadcaster Believes CW Deal Should Boost Retrans
Retrans-weary MVPDs are no doubt keeping a close eye on Nexstar’s transaction to acquire 75% ownership of The CW Network, with the deal expected to close in 3Q. Read More »
Disney+ Ad-Supported Tier Coming in December
Disney+ is making a splash this holiday season, setting the launch of its ad-supported tier for Dec. 8. Read More »
Executive Round Up: Why are TCA Press Tours Still Valuable?
We asked executives across the industry why TCA Press Tours are still relevant/valuable, even in the digital age. Here's what they had to say.  Read More »
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