2010 data from Mondo:
Top 25 Newspapers in US. (adapted from ABC, 2006 data)
5. Denver Post Rocky Mountain News Media News Group, 1,039,340
8. The New York Daily News New York Daily News 780,196
9. New York Post News Media Group 708,561
16. Arizona Republic Gannett Company Inc. 503,953
20. Seattle Post-Intelligencer Seattle Times Company Seattle 423,275
24. St. Petersburg Times Times Publishing Co. 386,661
Gannett (NYSE: GCI)
"Gannett is the USA's largest newspaper group in terms of circulation. The company's 90 daily newspapers in the USA have a combined daily paid circulation of approximately 7.3 million....The company owns and operates 23 television stations, which cover 18.05 percent of the USA and have a market reach of 20.1 million households (Gannett, 2007)."
Dow Jones & Company (NYSE: DJ)
"In addition to The Wall Street Journal and its international and online editions, Dow Jones & Company (NYSE: DJ) publishes Barron's and the Far Eastern Economic Review, Dow Jones Newswires, Dow Jones Indexes, MarketWatch, and the Ottaway group of community newspapers. Dow Jones is co-owner with Reuters Group of Factiva and with Hearst of SmartMoney. Dow Jones also provides news content to CNBC and The Wall Street Journal Radio Network in the U.S.(Dow Jones & Company, 2007)"
Tribune (NYSE: TRB)
"Tribune is one of the countryï¿½s top media companies, with 11 leading daily newspapers, 23 television stations, cable network Superstation WGN, Chicagoï¿½s WGN-AM radio and the Chicago Cubs, plus popular news, information and entertainment websites (Tribune,2007)."
McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI)
"In 2006, McClatchy purchased Knight Ridder Inc. to become the second-largest newspaper publisher in the United States....The McClatchy Company today owns 32 daily newspapers in 30 U.S. markets. These markets are growing 50 percent faster than the national average. In each of its daily newspaper markets, McClatchy operates the leading local website, offering readers information, comprehensive news, advertising, e-commerce and other services (McClatchy Company, 2007)."
Advance Publications (Private company owned by the Si and Donald Newhouse)
"Advance owns some 25 daily newspapers around the country... American City Business Journals (more than 40 weekly papers) and Parade Publications (Parade Magazine Sunday insert). The company is a top magazine publisher through its Condï¿½ Nast unit (Hoovers,2007)"
The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT)
"The New York Times Company is a leading media company with 2006 revenues of $3.3 billion, publishes The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe and 15 other daily newspapers; owns nine network-affiliated television stations and two New York radio stations; and has approximately 35 Web sites, including NYTimes.com, Boston.com and About.com (www.nytco.com 2007)"
The State of the News Media 2011- http://stateofthemedia.org/
"In December 2010, 41% of Americans cited the internet as the place where they got “most of their news about national and international issues,” up 17% from a year earlier. When it came to any kind of news, 46% of people now say they get news online at least three times a week, surpassing newspapers (40%) for the first time. Only local TV news is a more popular platform in America now (50%)."
"Mobile has already become an important factor in news. A new survey released with this year’s report, produced with Pew Internet and American Life Project in association with the Knight Foundation, finds that nearly half of all Americans (47%) now get some form of local news on a mobile device."
"online ad revenue in 2010 is projected to surpass print newspaper ad revenue for the first time. The problem for news is that by far the largest share of that online ad revenue goes to non-news sources, particularly to aggregators."
See more key finding
OECD 2010- The future of news and the Internet
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