Investing In Radio®

Industry-Leading Books and Reports for the Radio Industry

Expertly compiled and verified, Investing In Radio® publications keep you informed about transactions, trends, revenues, owners, and market and station specific information.

Need an FCC Report for filings? Order an FCC Geographic Market Report or an individual radio market report. These reports are delivered on-demand once ordered.

Investing In Radio® Market Report

Investing In Radio Market Report
Investing In Radio® Market Report
This publication is updated and published quarterly after each of the Arbitron ratings periods.
$1,475

2014 Publishing schedule:
1st Edition - March
2nd Edition - May
3rd Edition - August
4th Edition - November

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  • The leading market-by-market investment reference guide for the radio industry, delivering five-year projections for online and over-the-air revenue and industry trend analytics.

    This market report profiles every Arbitron-rated market with historic and projected market demographic and financial statistics. It also includes station competitive and performance information including 12+ total day Arbitron ratings for the past eight ratings periods, BIA/Kelsey's estimated advertising revenues, technical data, ownership and acquisition information, and much more for every market.

    750+ page book is updated and published quarterly after each of the Arbitron ratings periods.

    Online Advertising Revenue Estimate

    To track the growth of online and digital activities across the industry, the Investing In Market Reports include individual market level online advertising estimates.

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Radio Yearbook®

Radio Yearbook
Radio Yearbook®
$260

Publishing schedule:
April

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  • A detailed analysis and guide of all owners in the Arbitron-rated markets.

    More than 800 pages of information on the radio industry provide an overview of each market and its major players, along with convenient cross-reference tables.

    The Radio Yearbook is now the only printed publication available with this type of information.

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Investing In Radio® Ownership Report

Investing In Radio Ownership Report
Radio Ownership Report
$705

Publishing schedule:
March

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  • A detailed analysis and guide of all owners in the Arbitron-rated markets.

    Highlights 8,000+ radio stations. Profiles by radio station owner the following data: estimated station revenues, shares, transaction information, individual station information (including stations owned in non-rated markets), performance and contact information, estimated and group owner totals, and Arbitron 12+ total day shares for the past four periods.

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Individual Radio FCC Geographic Market Reports

Individual Radio FCC Geographic Market Reports
Individual Radio FCC Geographic Market Reports
On Demand, Updated Daily!
$400

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  • For assessment of ownership compliance, these reports list stations considered as part of each Arbitron-defined market based on geographic market definitions used by the FCC to implement the new ownership rules.

    This includes stations "Home" to that market as defined by Arbitron; stations whose City of License is located in the Arbitron metro county, but the station is classified as "Home" to another Arbitron market, as determined by Arbitron; all commercial stations and non-commercial stations whose city of license is located in the Arbitron metro county, regardless of whether they receive a reportable Arbitron share; and, any station that was previously in that Arbitron market during any two year period beginning September 3, 2004.

    Each report includes station calls, license type, format, home market, market designation date, city and state of license, county of license and owner.

Individual Radio Market Reports

Individual Radio FCC Geographic Market Reports
Individual Radio Market Reports
On Demand, Updated Daily!
$300

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  • Market and competitive overviews are available for any of the 300 Arbitron-rated markets.

    This report can include historic and projected market demographic and financial statistics, station competitive and performance information including 12+ total day Arbitron ratings for the past 8 ratings periods, BIA/Kelsey's estimated advertising revenues, technical data, ownership and acquisition information, and much more.

    This report is delivered via e-mail immediately following a completed purchase.

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Industry Announcements

March 18, 2013
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Digital Formats Now Available

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All publications are available for purchase in a digital format that is mobile-compatible and searchable, making the content easier than ever to access, browse and read.

Multiple Book Purchase Options

Quarterly Set: $3,225
(Includes 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th editions of the Radio Market Report)
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Full Financial Set: $3,625
(Includes all four editions of the Market Report plus the Ownership Report)
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Investing In® Multi-Media Market Report Set: $5,095
(Includes all nine BIA/Kelsey Investing In® Market Reports for Radio, Television and Newspaper)
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Investing In® Multi-Media Full Set: $5,895
(Includes all 12 BIA/Kelsey Investing In® Market Reports and Ownership Report Publications for Radio, Television and Newspaper)
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Past Year Editions

Books from previous years are available. Please call (800) 331-5086 to purchase or e-mail our sales staff at sales@biakelsey.com.

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