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									            Gray Television, Inc. (GTN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis
                                           Review
        Reference Code: GDMD34898FSA                                                                                         Publication Date: MAY 2012

          4370 Peachtree Road, NE                        Phone             +1 404 5049828                           Revenue         307.1 (million USD)
          Atlanta, GA                                    Fax               +1 404 2619607                           Net Profit      9.04 (million USD)
          30319                                          Website           www.graycommunications.com               Employees       1,945
                                                                           GTN    [New         York      Stock
          United States                                  Exchange                                                   Industry        Media
                                                                           Exchange]

       Company Overview
       Gray Television, Inc (Gray) is a television broadcast company. The company operates 36 television stations serving 30 markets,
       out of which 17 stations are affiliated with CBS Inc, 10 stations with National Broadcasting Company, Inc, eight with the American
       Broadcasting Company and one is affiliated with FOX Entertainment Group, Inc. Through 17 CBS stations, the company is the
       largest independent owner of CBS affiliates in the US. In addition, the company operates 40 digital second channels. The
       company through its television stations is principally involved in the provision of quality news and entertainment services to the
       local markets in the US.
       Key Executives                                                                SWOT Analysis
                      Name                                 Title                      Gray Television, Inc., SWOT Analysis
         Hilton H. Howell, Jr.               Chief Executive Officer                  Strengths                            Weaknesses
         Robert S. Prather, Jr.              Chief Operating Officer
                                                                                      Market Leading Position              Top-Line Performance
         William E. Mayher, III              Chairman
                                                                                      Diversified Commercial Time
         Richard L. Boger                    Director
                                                                                      Sales
         Ray Deaver                          Director
        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
        Research, GlobalData                                                          Opportunities                        Threats

       Share Data                                                                     Growing Retransmission               Changing Technological Trends
         Gray Television, Inc.                                                        Revenue
                                                                                                                           Stringent Regulatory
        Share Price (USD) as on 10-                                      1.80         Expanding Entertainment &            Environment
        May-2012                                                                      Media Industry
        EPS (USD)                                                        0.03
        Market Cap (million USD)                                         103         Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                     GlobalData
        Enterprise Value (million USD)                                   935
        Shares Outstanding (million)                                       57
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData

       Financial Performance




       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Gray Television, Inc. - Key Facts........................................................................................................................................................ 4
       Gray Television, Inc. - Key Employees ............................................................................................................................................... 5
       Gray Television, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies............................................................................................................................. 6
       Gray Television, Inc. - Major Products and Services .......................................................................................................................... 7
       Gray Television, Inc. - History ............................................................................................................................................................ 8
       Gray Television, Inc. - Company Statement ....................................................................................................................................... 9
       Gray Television, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries .......................................................................................................................... 11
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 11
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 11
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Gray Television, Inc. - Business Description .................................................................................................................................... 12
       Gray Television, Inc. - SWOT Analysis............................................................................................................................................. 13
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 13
          Gray Television, Inc. - Strengths ................................................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Market Leading Position ........................................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Diversified Commercial Time Sales .......................................................................................................................... 13
          Gray Television, Inc. - Weaknesses ............................................................................................................................................. 13
             Weakness - Top-Line Performance ........................................................................................................................................... 13
          Gray Television, Inc. - Opportunities ............................................................................................................................................. 13
             Opportunity - Growing Retransmission Revenue ...................................................................................................................... 13
             Opportunity - Expanding Entertainment & Media Industry......................................................................................................... 14
             Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Advertising Markets ............................................................................................................. 14
          Gray Television, Inc. - Threats ...................................................................................................................................................... 14
             Threat - Changing Technological Trends .................................................................................................................................. 14
             Threat - Stringent Regulatory Environment ............................................................................................................................... 14
             Threat - Competition.................................................................................................................................................................. 14
       Gray Television, Inc. - Key Competitors ........................................................................................................................................... 16
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 17
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 17
       Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios .................................................................................
								
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