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July 15, 2014
06:36 EDTDIS, TWXNBA seeks to double TV-rights fees from Disney, Time Warner, WSJ reports
The NBA wants to double the TV-rights fees it receives from ESPN's majority owner Disney (DIS) and Time Warner's (TWX) Turner Broadcasting, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing sources. As the league looks to lock up deals for nationally televised games int he coming months, doubling the payments suggests that any new deals could be worth a total of nearly $15B for the NBA, assuming an eight-year contract. The NBA may also look to split up the NBA Finals between Disney and Turner, so that championship round games would air on channels belonging to both companies, the sources add. Reference Link
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September 18, 2014
06:36 EDTTWXWarner Bros. could cut up to 1,000 jobs, Variety reports
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September 17, 2014
13:57 EDTTWXTNT obtains network television premiere rights to five upcoming Marvel films
Turner Network Television, or TNT, a subsidiary of Time Warner, has obtained the network television premiere rights to five upcoming Marvel Studios films, including "Avengers: Age of Ultron," and "Captain America 3." Each of the five films is tentatively scheduled to premiere on TNT a little over two years after its theatrical release. Reference Link
13:08 EDTDISDisney sees digital ownership up 37% year to date
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09:04 EDTTWXAmericas Media ad growth estimates lowered at Nomura
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September 16, 2014
07:27 EDTDISBofA/Merrill to hold a conference
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07:19 EDTDISCompanies' share buybacks at fasttest clip since 2007, WSJ reports
Companies are buying back their own shares at its fastest pace since the financial crisis to fuel a stock rally, reports the Wall Street Journal. According to Birinyi Associates, companies have bought back $338.3B of stock in 1H14, the most since 2007. Citing an analysis by Barclays, companies with the largest buyback programs by dollar value have outperformed the broader market by 20% since 2008. Reference Link
September 15, 2014
07:29 EDTDIS, TWXSony's 'No Good Deed' tops weekend box office, WSJ reports
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September 12, 2014
14:50 EDTDISDisney confirms plans for 'Frozen' attraction at Disney World
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September 11, 2014
11:10 EDTTWXFox COO Carey says company has 'moved on' from Time Warner, THR reports
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06:17 EDTTWXTime Warner not planning HBO IPO, comments on Fox, NY Post reports
Time Warner (TWX) CEO Jeff Bewkes told the Goldman Sachs Communacopia conference that the company is not planning an IPO or tracking stock for HBO, the New York Post reports. Bewkes also commented that the company took 21st Century Fox's (FOXA) takeover offer "very seriously," but it was determined that the integration process would be such a "large undertaking" that shareholders of both companies "would be exposed to incredible and unnecessary risks." Reference Link
September 10, 2014
13:48 EDTDISDisney CFO says digital ads growing 'much faster' than tv advertising
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13:11 EDTDISDisney CFO says Maker integration going well
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07:31 EDTTWXGoldman to hold a conference
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September 9, 2014
14:54 EDTDISApple announces Apple Pay
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13:58 EDTDISStarbucks, Groupon, OpenTable apps among those to integrate Apple Pay
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07:28 EDTTWXFOX pursues reality TV joint venture agreement, Hollywood Reporter says
21st Century Fox (FOX, FOXA) president and COO Chase Carey said that the company doesn't want to pursue Time Warner (TWX) again or look for another large deal, but the firm is aiming to finalize an agreement to create a reality television joint venture agreement comprised of Shine Group, Endemol and Core Media in the future, according to Hollywood Reporter, citing comments from Carey. Reference Link
September 5, 2014
09:18 EDTDISDISH debuts ESPN Fantasy Football app
As the NFL kicks off its 2014 season, DISH (DISH) is adding an ESPN Fantasy Football app that delivers fantasy stats directly to customers’ TV screens. ESPN is owned by Disney (DIS).
06:05 EDTTWXWarner Bros. to eliminate jobs 'at every level' acros studio, Deadline reports
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06:01 EDTDISESPN head doesn't see people using Google for big sports events, Re/code reports
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