Chart: Short Interest Ratio - Diversified Media Stocks

by: SA Editors

Rob Zenilman submits: Short Interest Ratios ((# of shares short)/(3 month average daily volume)) of stocks covered in the Diversified Media sector range from 14.5 (NYSE:NYT) down to 1.6 (WON), with a median value of 4.9.

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# Shares Avg Daily Short Interest
Ticker Company Shorted (mm) Vol. (mm) Ratio
BLC Belo Corp. 2.932 0.393
7.47
CBS CBS Corporation 9.740 0.104
3.67
CCU Clear Channel Commun 12.001 2.853
4.21
DIS Walt Disney Co. 49.555 10.168
4.87
DJ Dow Jones & Co. Inc. 4.007 0.712
5.63
EMMS Emmis Communications 4.124 0.758
5.44
GCI Gannett Co. Inc. 5.035 1.428
3.53
HLR Hollinger Internatio 3.468 0.581
5.97
JRN Journal Communicatio 1.088 0.235
4.63
KRI Knight-Ridder Inc. 3.487 1.089
3.20
MNI McClatchy Co. 2.832 0.415
6.83
NWSA News Corp. 36.160 6.106
5.92
NYT New York Times Co. 14.625 1.006
14.54
TRB Tribune Co. 5.894 1.766
3.34
TWX Time Warner Inc. 41.464 26.264
1.58
UVN Univision Communicat 19.617 2.691
7.29
VIA-B Viacom Inc. 7.386 3.109
2.38
WON Westwood One Inc. 2.239 1.418
1.58
WPO Washington Post Co. 0.068 0.013
5.32

Data: Capital IQ

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