The NAB Television Financial Report (2019) is the most
comprehensive report on commercial television station revenues and expenses in
the U.S., allowing a comparative analysis of stations revenue earnings across
markets, by station affiliation and revenue categories.
With over ten revenue and fifteen expense categories
covered, this publication can serve as a tool for station owners and managers
to benchmark station revenue and expenses. This report also assists stations
with answers to the most challenging financial questions across the broadcast
The 2019 edition of the Television Financial Report includes
80 tables for you to compare to your station’s performance. Tables were
prepared based on station affiliation (ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, CW, MNTV, and
Independent), revenue size, and market size.
The goal of every business operation is to increase the
bottom line. This report can add insight into the tough management questions
you face every day.