Gray Television to ring New York Stock Exchange closing bell

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ATLANTA (KMVT/KSVT) — Gray Television officials will ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange Friday to commemorate the company’s recent acquisition of Raycom Media, Inc.

KMVT/KSVT is a Gray Television station.

Chairman and CEO Hilton H. Howell, Jr., will ring the bell and several members of the company’s executive team will join Howell at the podium several minutes before 4 p.m. ET/2 p.m. MT.

“We are honored to have this opportunity to ring the Closing Bell,” Howell said in a news release. “Gray moved to the NYSE in 1995 as a small, regional broadcaster. On the heels of our recent acquisition of Raycom, Gray is now the third largest owner of network affiliated local television stations in the country. In fact, Gray now owns the first or second highest rated television station in 85 of our 91 markets, which include local communities from Alaska and Hawaii to Maine and Florida.”

To view the livestream of the closing bell, visit The bell ringing is scheduled to begin at 3:56-4 p.m. ET. A video of the bell-ringing will also be archived on that same page after the livestream.

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