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In the months since Univision Communications Inc. put itself on the market, the burning question hasn't been whether anyone would be interested in acquiring the top Spanish-language broadcaster in the U.S., but how much would they be willing to pay...

UA to Host School for Hispanic journalists
The University of Arizona will host a New York Times journalism institute for Hispanic students in alternating years, starting in 2008. The New York Times and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists are sponsoring the training program, which will split time between the UA and Florida International University.

Gas Prices Push Consumer Inflation Higher
Consumer inflation registered another sizable increase in May, pushed higher by soaring gasoline prices. And most worrisome, there was further evidence that the jump in energy costs is beginning to cause more widespread inflation troubles.

Newsweeklies Rarely Cover Hispanics
A study commissioned by a Hispanic journalists' association has found that the three main newsweekly magazines ran very few stories about Hispanics last year, despite the growing importance of the Latino population.

HispanTelligence Research
Advertisers' efforts to reach Hispanic consumers are becoming more targeted, and language is a major factor. Advertisers spent more than $3.3 billion to market products to U.S. Hispanics in 2005, a 6.8 percent increase from 2004.

The U.S. Hispanic Economy 2005
Purchase your copy of latest research from HispanTelligence: The U.S. Hispanic Economy in Transition: Facts, Figures, and Trends (2005 Edition) -- a comprehensive study of the emerging Hispanic market.

South Leads US in Fastest Hispanic Growth
The geographic dispersion of the U.S. Hispanic population continues. States with small Hispanic populations have shown the greatest growth in the last decade with seven of the 10 fastest-growing states in the South.

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From the current issue of Hispanic Business magazine...
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In a year when the U.S. economy grew a healthy 3.5 percent, the revenues of the Hispanic Business 500 increased well over four times as fast.

HB500 Growth at 10-Year High
2006 Hispanic Business 500 Certainly the Hispanic Business 500 companies have adjusted to the challenging times, keeping up their optimism and growing revenues at the same time. Cumulative revenues for the 500 rose to $34.82 billion in 2005, and overall the 500 companies posted their best revenue growth performance since l996.

Dealers Play the E-card
2006 Hispanic Business 500 Auto dealerships find growth in Web-based services and marketing. All Star Auto Exchange in Tucson, Arizona (number 475 on the Hispanic Business 500) doesn't have the advertising budget of much larger dealers. But All Star does have a snazzy and easy-to-navigate Web site proclaiming, "Easy Application! Fast Approval! Drive Today!"

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