New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
July 7, 2014
05:43 EDTDIS, CMCSA, FOXA, CTCMCTC Media, Roskino announce agreement for Russian content rollout on Hulu
Roskino and Digital Media Rights announced the exclusive launch of Russian TV series in the U.S. on the free, ad-supported Hulu and Hulu Plus (CMCSA, DIS, FOX.A) subscription service. CTC Media (CTCM) is one of the partners in the agreement. CTC Media and Roskino will provide a range of their in-house television shows including sports drama Junior League, dramedy Ranetki, mystery thriller The Day After and crime drama Lavrova's Method on Hulu and Hulu Plus.
News For CTCM;CMCSA;DIS;FOXA From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | all recent news | >>
March 20, 2015
12:32 EDTCMCSAMadison Square Garden names Sharon Otterman as Chief Marketing Officer
Subscribe for More Information
09:59 EDTCMCSACharter may have interest in Cablevision 'at some point,' says Detwiler
Detwiler Fenton believes there is truth to last week's reports of Charter (CHTR) being in talks to acquire Bright House Networks. In addition, the firm says its checks indicate Charter may have interest in buying Suddenlink Communications and Cablevision (CVC) "at some point" as a part of a lager acquisition strategy. Detwiler adds Charter's potential deal strategy assumes Comcast's (CMCSA) bid for Time Warner (TWC) wins regulatory approval. Should the deal not get approved, Detwiler believes Charter will turn its attention back to Time Warner.
08:13 EDTCMCSA, DISCanada to 'unbundle' cable TV offerings by December 2016
Subscribe for More Information
06:36 EDTCMCSAWeb TV companies ask internet providers for special treatment, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
March 19, 2015
07:04 EDTCMCSA, DIS, FOXAAmerican Express confirms plans to launch Plenti loyalty program
Subscribe for More Information
March 18, 2015
12:09 EDTCMCSA, FOXASony announces launch of PlayStation Vue in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia
Subscribe for More Information
09:23 EDTFOXA, CMCSA, DISVerizon may launch mobile TV service as soon as June, Bloomberg says
Verizon (VZ) has secured mobile television streaming rights with Viacom (VIA, VIAB) and DreamWorks Animation (DWA) and plans to start a mobile video streaming service as early as June, according to Bloomberg, citing a person familiar with the matter. Verizon plans to have programming from ABC (DIS), NBC (CMCSA), CBS (CBS) and Fox (FOXA) as part of the service, the report added. The Fly notes that Verizon has publicly confirmed previously that it plans to launch such a service, but has not provided many details to date.
07:54 EDTDIS, CMCSAComcast may be forced to put content on Apple TV, NY Post says
Subscribe for More Information
07:30 EDTCMCSAAT&T-DirecTV getting less attention than Comcast-Time Warner Cable, Reuters says
Subscribe for More Information
06:16 EDTFOXA, DIS, CMCSAAmerican Express to launch Plenti loyalty program this spring, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
March 17, 2015
16:40 EDTCMCSACharter shareholders approve share issuance in transactions with Comcast
Subscribe for More Information
13:06 EDTCMCSA, DIS, FOXABattleground: Analysts take opposite sides on Netflix
Subscribe for More Information
12:46 EDTCMCSANBC planning for cable-dependent Apple TV app for 2H15, 9to5Mac reports
Subscribe for More Information
11:36 EDTFOXA, DIS, CMCSAApple may launch standalone TV in 2016, says Piper Jaffray
Subscribe for More Information
10:21 EDTCMCSAAtlanta Braves and Comcast announce technology and real estate partnership
Subscribe for More Information
09:10 EDTDISDISH announces four new A+E Network channels
Dish's (DISH) Sling TV announced that four A+E Networks’ channels -- A&E, HISTORY, H2 and Lifetime -- will be available in its “Best of Live TV” core package by the end of March. The company’s core package will remain priced at $20 per month. With this update also comes the introduction of two new add-on packs, “Lifestyle Extra” and “World News Extra,” each priced at an additional $5 per month. Sling TV will announce A+E Networks’ launch date and Video-On-Demand availability within the coming weeks. Sling TV plans to provide existing “News & Info Extra” subscribers with both the “Lifestyle Extra” and “World News Extra” for a total of $5 per month. A&E is jointly owned by Disney (DIS) and Hearst.
05:46 EDTDISApple set to launch online TV service this year, Financial Times reports
Subscribe for More Information
March 16, 2015
10:44 EDTDIS, CMCSANetflix retreats after cut to sell on competition, cost concerns
The shares of Netflix (NFLX) are falling after research firm Evercore ISI downgraded the stock to Sell from Hold. Increased competition will force the company to increase its investments and the return from those investments is uncertain, the firm contends. WHAT'S NEW: In the U.S., technological advancements are enabling content providers to sell their programming to a wider range of Internet video distributors, Evercore ISI analyst Ken Sena wrote in a note to investors earlier today. Moreover, content providers themselves are now able to stream more of their programming online and obtain higher profits from doing so, Sena reported. The analyst noted that Apple (AAPL) recently obtained a three month exclusive deal to stream content form Time Warner's (TWX) HBO Now, while Yahoo (YHOO), Amazon (AMZN), and Hulu (DIS, CMCSA, NWSA) are all reportedly interested in obtaining streaming rights to "Seinfeld." Netflix's international expansion will not be sufficient to offset the increased competition, especially because foreign viewers are likely to watch less TV and be less interested in paying for TV content, the analyst believes. Furthermore, Netflix will face more competition from other Internet TV services overseas than in the U.S., according to Sena, who cut his 2015 consolidated operating income estimate for the company by 26% to $381M from $517M previously. In addition to cutting his rating, Sena lowered his price target on the shares to $380 from $450. PRICE ACTION: In early trading, Netflix sank $16, or 3.7%, to $422.
10:02 EDTDISOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
07:45 EDTDISDisney downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BTIG
Subscribe for More Information
1 | 2 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use