SMI Core Release Note – June 2022

Companies Featured: Standard Media Index (SMI)

In June 2022, monthly ad spend evolution entered negative year-over-year growth territory for the first time this year, shifting down -3% vs. last year. This decline broke a fifteen-months expansion of YoY ad spend growth. The last monthly decline observed was in February 2021 compared to Feb 2020.

The report also takes a look at the media revenue and trends from Google, Disney, Comcast, Meta, and Warner Bros. Discovery.

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