Gannett, owner of the Springfield News-Leader, saw its stock drop 56 cents to $6.77 per share Thursday.
Saga Communications stock dropped 22 cents to $1.15 per share. Saga owns KOAM and KJFX in the Joplin/Pittsburg market.
Nexstar Broadcasting stock closed at 72 cents per share, the same as it was on Wednesday. Nexstar owns KSNF in Joplin and KSFX in Springfield and is de facto owner of KODE in Joplin and KOLR in Springfield.