- MoffettNathanson analyst Michael Nathanson sees a tough period for some media stocks as Q4 trends showed some weakness for cable advertising.
- Companies dependent upon elevated cable ad rates could feel a pinch.
- He also notes that NBC will have the attention of TV viewers in Q1 with its extensive Winter Olympics coverage which could further pressure ratings.
- On watch: Viacom (VIAB), 21st Century Fox (FOXA), CBS (CBS), Time Warner (TWX), and AMC Networks (AMCX).
- Related ETFs: PBS
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