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December 7, 2012
06:13 EDTKKR, DISCADiscovery close to buying ProSieben assets, Telegraph reports
The Discovery Channel (DISCA) is closing in on ProSieben, which is owned by Permira and KKR (KKR), in a deal that could be worth EUR1.3B, or GBP1.05B, the Telegraph reports. Providence Equity Partners may look to launch a bid for ProSieben, but insiders believe Discovery will emerge with the assets. Reference Link
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February 27, 2015
15:06 EDTDISCAFollow-up: Discovery Communications downgraded at Barrington
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15:02 EDTDISCADiscovery downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Barrington
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February 26, 2015
12:56 EDTKKRKKR's Samson in restructuring talks, WSJ says
KKR's (KKR) Samson Resources is in discussions with restructuring advisers at Blackstone (BX) and other firms on how to handle its $3.8B long-term debt, reports the Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter. The Journal notes that Samson previously expressed interest in selling some oil and gas fields. Reference Link
February 24, 2015
10:00 EDTDISCAOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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08:14 EDTDISCADiscovery upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
Macquarie upgraded Discovery Communications to Outperform based on expectations the year could end with double-digit growth as management maximizes Eurosport's operating leverage, increased revenues from International, buybacks, and accretive M&A deals. Price target is $38.
February 23, 2015
10:08 EDTDISCAHigh option volume stocks
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09:12 EDTDISCADiscovery volatility flat into 21st Century Fox denied it held talks
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07:00 EDTDISCA21st Century Fox says 'no truth' in rumors of Discovery talks, Reuters reports
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06:34 EDTDISCA21st Century Fox, Discovery held preliminary merger talks, AFR reports
21st Century Fox (FOXA) executives met with their counterparts at Discovery Communications (DISCA) nearly two weeks ago to discuss a possible takeover offer, The Australian Financial Review reports, citing sources. According to the sources, discussions were "nascent" and talks are in the "very, very early days." A spokesperson for 21st Century Fox has denied talks took place. Reference Link
February 20, 2015
06:29 EDTKKRBayer close to selling diabetes unit to Panasonic, Bloomberg says
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February 19, 2015
14:53 EDTKKRBayer near sale of diabetes unit to KKR backed venture, Bloomberg says
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14:01 EDTKKRBayer near sale of diabetes unit to KKR's Panasonic Healthcare, Bloomberg says
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07:25 EDTDISCACable nets speed up shows to add more ads, WSJ says
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07:08 EDTDISCADiscovery reports Q4 EPS 43c, consensus 41c
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February 18, 2015
15:35 EDTDISCANotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's market open, with earnings consensus, include Wal-Mart (WMT), consensus $1.54... Priceline (PCLN), consensus $10.10... DIRECTV (DTV), consensus $1.40... Noble Energy (NBL), consensus 35c... Host Hotels & Resorts (HST), consensus 39c... Hormel Foods (HRL), consensus 64c... Discovery Communications (DISCA), consensus 41c... SCANA (SCG), consensus 73c... Quanta Services (PWR), consensus 51c... Patterson (PDCO), consensus 59c... Denbury Resources (DNR), consensus 23c... T-Mobile (TMUS), consensus 5c... Linn Energy (LINE), consensus 6c... Linn Co (LNCO), consensus 39c... Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), consensus 27c... Huntington Ingalls (HII), consensus $1.98.
06:03 EDTKKRAllen Systems Group reaches agreement with senior lenders on debt restructuring
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February 17, 2015
12:56 EDTDISCADecline of TV viewing accelerated, NY Post reports
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