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April 15, 2014
10:10 EDTDISCA, BSYBYDiscovery, BSkyB near deal to buy Channel 5, Broadcast says
Discovery Communications (DISCA) and British Sky Broadcasting (BSYBY) are near a GBP350M deal to buy Channel 5 from Northern & Shell, according to Broadcast. Reference Link
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July 25, 2014
06:14 EDTBSYBYBSkyB to buy Sky Italia, 57.4% stake in Sky Deutschland from 21st Century Fox
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July 24, 2014
06:59 EDTBSYBYBSkyB poised to announce deal to buy Sky Italia, Sky Deutschland, FT reports
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July 21, 2014
07:13 EDTBSYBYFox contemplates using Sky sale to enhance Time Warner offer, Reuters says
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06:58 EDTBSYBYBskyB could buy Murdoch's Sky Italia, Sky Deutschland, Sunday Times says
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06:34 EDTDISCADeals increase vulnerability of small cable stations, NY Times reports
Recent major M&A deals, if approved, would make the owners of small cable TV channels more vulnerable, industry executives and analysts say, according to The New York Times. It is uncertain if the small cable TV networks will be acquired or disappear, the newspaper stated. Owners of small cable channels include Discovery Communications (DISCA), Scripps Networks (SNI), and Crown Media (CRWN). Reference Link
06:29 EDTBSYBYBSkyB acquires 70% stake in Love Productions
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July 18, 2014
12:21 EDTDISCACable ad upfront volumes may drop 4% or more, WSJ says
Two of the U.S.'s biggest marketers, Procter & Gamble (PG) and General Motors (GM), have pulled back on their TV network advertising commitments in advance of the "upfront" selling season for cable networks, said The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter. The overall volume of ad dollars committed to cable networks during the upfront, which is still under way, could be down 4% or more from last year, people familiar with the situation said. Notable owners of cable television stations include 21st Century Fox (FOXA), Time Warner (TWX), Disney (DIS), CBS (CBS), Comcast (CMCSA), Discovery (DISCA), Viacom (VIAB), and AMC Networks (AMCX). The report added that cutbacks partly reflect a shift of tv ad budgets to digital media, including online video. Google (GOOG) has a large presence in online video with YouTube and Facebook (FB) is taking steps to grow in the area. Reference Link
July 17, 2014
05:49 EDTBSYBYLiberty Global acquires 6.4% stake in ITV from BSkyB
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July 16, 2014
12:26 EDTDISCAOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
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11:45 EDTDISCAMedia stocks rally after Time Warner rejects Fox bid
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07:43 EDTDISCADiscovery volatility expected to move on Time Warner rejecting 21st Century Fox
Discovery (DISCA) volatility expected to move after Time Warner (TWX) rejected an $80B offer from 21st Century Fox, (FOXA). Overall option implied volatility of 25 is near its 26-week average of according to Track Data, suggesting non-directional price movement. Discovery is expected to release of Q2 results on July 31.
July 14, 2014
06:56 EDTDISCADisney, CBS, Discovery questioned over Comcast merger, Bloomberg says
Disney (DIS), Discovery (DISCA) and CBS (CBS) are being questioned by U.S. antitrust officials who are investigating Comcast's (CMCSA) planned purchase of Time Warner Cable (TWC), according to Bloomberg, citing three people familiar with the matter. Reference Link

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