Month: September 2005


  • Emmis Announces Sale of Four Additional Television Stations

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced that affiliates of the Blackstone Group and the SJL Broadcast Group have agreed to purchase four of its television stations for a purchase price of $259 million. The purchase covers KOIN-TV (Ch. 6, CBS affiliate) in Portland, Ore.; KHON-TV (Ch. 2, Fox affiliate) in Honolulu, KSNW-TV (Ch. 3,…

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  • Emmis Communications Reports 2nd Quarter Results

    A conference call regarding this earnings release is scheduled for 9 a.m. Eastern, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005. Dial in at 1.517.623.4891 or listen online at www.emmis.com Emmis Communications Reports 2nd Quarter Results Reported Net Revenue jumps 11%; 6th straight quarter radio outperforms its markets Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced results for its second…

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  • Emmis Announces Sale of St. Louis’ “Red” to Radio One

    Indianapolis….Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement with Radio One (Nasdaq: ROIAK and ROIA) to sell the assets of WRDA-FM (Red, 104.1 FM) for $20 million. “Red was a novel format that our staff in St. Louis executed well,” Rick Cummings, President of Emmis Radio, said. “But after 18…

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  • Emmis Announces Dividend on Convertible Preferred Stock

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend for its 6.25% convertible preferred stock (NASDAQ: EMMSP), with a record date of Oct. 1, 2005, and a payable date of Oct. 15, 2005. The per share dividend for the quarter is $.78125. One share of Emmis preferred stock is…

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  • Emmis Announces Q2 Earnings Call

    Emmis Announces Q2 Earnings Call On Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005, Emmis Communications will host a conference call to discuss second quarter earnings. Emmis Chairman/Chief Executive Officer Jeff Smulyan and Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer Walter Berger will host the call. To access this conference call, please dial 1.517.623.4891 or listen online at www.emmis.com DATE/TIME Thursday,…

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