14 Most Profitable Media Companies in United States

The Cable Televisions, Movies, Web portals or Radio with topics including News, Entertainment, Informational, Sports and others are commonly wide in popularity worldwide and attracts millions of viewers. Most of the International Media broadcasting in the English language, many of the largest and profitable media companies headquartered in the United States, and has many branches worldwide. Walt Disney Company is the largest and most profitable in the world of Media with the profit of around 5 billion US dollars, its income from the wide range including movies, theme parks, web portals, and broadcasting.

1. Walt Disney Co.

Headquarters: California, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Cable television, publishing, movies, theme parks, broadcasting, radio, web portals

Net Income: 5.68 billion US$ (2012)

2. Time Warner Inc.

Headquarters: New York, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: HBO, Time Inc., IPC Media, Grupo Editorial Expansion, Turner Broadcasting System, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Warner Bros. Pictures Group, Warner Bros. Television Group, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group

Net Income: 3.691 billion US$ (2013)

3. Viacom Inc. (VIAB)

Headquarters: New York, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Cable television, broadcasting, radio, publishing, movies, and web portals

Net Income: 2.345 billion US$ (2012)

4. Thomson Reuters Corp.

Headquarters: New York, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Reuters, Sweet & Maxwell, West

Net Income: 2.070 billion US$ (2012)

5. Liberty Interactive Corp.

Headquarters: Colorado, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Lockerz, OpenTV, Provide Commerce , QVC, Inc., Expedia, Inc., Evite

Net Income: 1.892 billion US$ (2010)

6. CBS Corp.

Headquarters: New York, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Commercial broadcasting, Publishing, Billboards and Television production

Net Income: 1.305 billion US$ (2011)

7. Discovery Communications Inc.

Headquarters: Maryland, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Broadcasting, cable television, radio and Internet

Net Income: 1.132 billion US$ (2011)

8. Scripps Networks Interactive Inc.

Headquarters: Tennessee, USA

Products/Subsidiaries: HGTV, Food Network, DIY Network, Cooking Channel, Great American Country, Travel Channel

Net Income: 1.1 billion US$ (2013)

9. Omnicom Group Inc.

Headquarters: New York City, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Branding & identity, Consumer insights, Design, Digital, Marketing, Market research, Media planning and buying, Public relations, Relationship marketing

Net Income: 1 billion US$ (2012)

10. McGraw-Hill Cos. Inc.

Headquarters: New York City, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Standard & Poor’s, J. D. Power and Associates, Platts, McGraw Hill Construction, S&P Dow Jones Indices, S&P Capital IQ

Net Income: 828.1 billion US$ (2012)

11. Nielsen Holdings NV

Headquarters: New York City, USA

Products/Subsidiaries: Consumer information, Consumer research, Market measurement

Net Income: 736 million US$ (2012)

12. Gannett Co. Inc.

Headquarters: Virginia, USA

Products/Subsidiaries: Newspapers, Television, Internet media

Net Income: 588.2 million US$ (2012)

13. Moody’s Corp.

Headquarters: New York City, United States

Products/Subsidiaries: Moody’s Analytics, Moody’s Investors Service

Net Income: 507.8 billion US$ (2012)

14Interpublic Group of Cos. Inc.

Headquarters: New York, USA

Products/Subsidiaries: Advertising agency

Net Income: 464.6 million US$ (2012)

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