Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc., a New York Stock Exchange listed company (symbol: ’HTV’) is one of the country’s largest owners of television stations. The company’s 27 TV stations and two radio stations, which are among the nation’s most-honored for their local-news and community-service leadership, stretch from Boston to Honolulu and from Orlando to Sacramento.
Hearst-Argyle is the second-largest owner of NBC affiliated TV stations, and is the largest ABC affiliate group owner, and also owns two CBS affiliates and a WB affiliate. With NBC, Hearst-Argyle is a partner in popular syndicated television programming. Hearst-Argyle’s partner Internet Broadcasting Systems (IBS) is the leader in local TV-Web convergence.
Hearst-Argyle is majority-owned by The Hearst Corporation, a leading publisher of newspapers and monthly magazines and partner in national cable programming networks.