Chart: Diversified Media Stocks - Annual Earnings Growth

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 |  Includes: BLC, CBS, CCU-OLD, DIS, DJ, EMMS, GCI, GHC, JRN, MNI, NWS, NYT, TRBCQ, TWX, UVN, VIA, WON
by: Robert Zenilman

Rob Zenilman submits: Year over year trailing 12 month net income growth for stocks covered in the Diversified Media sector ranged from 07.6% (NASDAQ:NWSA) down to -67.2% (NASDAQ:EMMS), with a median value of -0.1%.

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Data in table version -- click on a ticker for opinion and analysis of the company:

TTM Net Last Yr. YOY
Ticker Company Ending $(mm) ($mm) Increase%
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BLC Belo Corp. 03/31/06 $206.96 $197.12 -4.8%
CBS CBS Corporation 03/31/06 $1,964.20 $2,003.10 2.0%
CCU Clear Channel Communicati 03/31/06 $1,061.38 $1,066.93 0.5%
DIS Walt Disney Co. 04/01/06 $4,102.00 $4,136.00 0.8%
DJ Dow Jones & Co. Inc. 06/30/06 $195.58 $203.07 3.8%
EMMS Emmis Communications Corp 05/31/06 $7.75 $2.54 -67.2%
GCI Gannett Co. Inc. 06/25/06 $1,780.56 $1,749.79 -1.7%
HLR Sun-Times Media Group Inc 03/31/06 -$30.99 -$32.25 N/A
JRN Journal Communications In 06/25/06 $103.74 $99.04 -4.5%
MNI McClatchy Co. 06/25/06 $255.48 $255.27 -0.1%
NWSA News Corp. 03/31/06 $3,904.00 $4,200.00 7.6%
NYT New York Times Co. 06/30/06 $376.20 $370.72 -1.5%
TRB Tribune Co. 06/25/06 $1,085.57 $978.01 -9.9%
TWX Time Warner Inc. 03/31/06 $6,296.00 $6,458.00 2.6%
UVN Univision Communications 03/31/06 $485.47 $495.89 2.1%
VIA-B Viacom Inc. 03/31/06 $2,593.30 $2,516.00 -3.0%
WON Westwood One Inc. 03/31/06 $137.37 $109.17 -20.5%
WPO Washington Post Co. 04/02/06 $501.11 $534.77 6.7%

Data: CapitalIQ

Note: Net income is before taxes and excludes "unusual" items.

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