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Highest EBITDA Growth in the Broadcasting Industry Detected in Shares of EW Scripps (SSP, MEG, NXST, CBS, SBGI)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Broadcasting industry with the highest EBITDA Growth (next year estimate vs. LTM). EBITDA Growth can be valuable in predicting future cash flow generation and earnings power.

EW Scripps ranks highest with a EBITDA growth of 145.9%. Media General is next with a EBITDA growth of 94.7%. Nexstar Broadcasting Group ranks third highest with a EBITDA growth of 25.8%.

CBS follows with a EBITDA growth of 21.0%, and Sinclair Broadcast Group rounds out the top five with a EBITDA growth of 14.3%.

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Ticker(s): SSP MEG NXST CBS SBGI