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Sirius XM...

Post by MWmetalhead » Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:41 pm

They only earned $1.1BN in Net Income on $5.8BN in Revenue in 2018. Net Income has more than doubled over the past five years.

They earned $2.0BN in EBITDA, which is up 45% from five years ago.

Can someone remind how well iFart and Cumulus performed during the same timeframe? :lol

No one will pay for "Radio" right? Satellite radio will never survive, right? :lol


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Re: Sirius XM...

Post by MWmetalhead » Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:43 pm

I love how a PAY radio service has about 50% more in annual Revenue than iHeartMedia's 1000+ radio stations.


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Post by TC Talks » Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:41 pm

I guess this is a win for the "Content is king" camp...

I thought the idea of maintaining a network of satellites was crazy, but compare that to 1100 transmitters I guess XM and Sirius were right.

It makes you wonder why radio hasn't gone to a national programming model like television and just about everybody else. Why wouldn't you have one local station and National feeds for the popular formats with local wx and news.


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Post by Deleted User 14935 » Sun Mar 03, 2019 3:30 pm

Give it Time TC, AM Radio is pretty much Satellite feed today with all the talk and sports.



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