New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
July 14, 2014
06:42 EDTFOXA, SNE, FOX, TWX'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' leads box office with $73M opening, WSJ says
20th Century Fox's (FOX;FOXA) "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" led the box office this previous weekend with $73M, reports the Wall Street Journal, citing studio estimates. The sequel followed the 2001 remake, which opened at $68.5M. Paramount's "Transformers: Age of Extinction" came in second with $16.5M while Warner Bros.' (TWX) "Tammy" came in third with $12.9M. Reference Link
News For FOX;FOXA;TWX;SNE 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 | >>
January 20, 2015
06:06 EDTFOXA, FOXDreamWorks planning to lay off 'substantial' number of staff, LA Times reports
Subscribe for More Information
January 18, 2015
16:46 EDTTWX, FOXA, FOXWarner Bros.' 'American Sniper' takes top spot with $90.2M at box office
Subscribe for More Information
January 16, 2015
11:16 EDTFOXACBS, Viacom climb following Stifel upgrades
Shares of CBS (CBS) and Viacom (VIA, VIAB) are climbing after research firm Stifel upgraded the stocks to Buy from Hold. CBS owns the CBS network and other entertainment properties. Viacom owns a number of cable networks, including MTV and Nickelodeon. WHAT'S NEW: CBS' NFL rights leave it well-positioned to charge cable companies and other TV providers high fees, Stifel analyst Benjamin Mogil wrote in a note to investors today. Meanwhile, the company's strong ratings and lower production costs reduce its risk, Mogil stated. CBS has more opportunities when it comes to selling its content to Internet TV networks such as Netflix (NFLX), Mogil believes. The analyst set a $65 price target on the shares. Meanwhile, Mogil believes that Viacom should benefit from the adoption of ratings measurements other than Nielsen's (NLSN) tools. Viacom has complained that Nielsen's tools have underestimated its ratings by failing to adequately take into account new types of content consumption, the analyst noted. Viacom's recent expansion into new international markets should also improve its performance, Mogil stated. He set an $89 price target on the shares. ANOTHER TO WATCH: Mogil initiated coverage of Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA) with a $41 price target and Buy rating, saying that the company is well-positioned to benefit from its wide range of sports programming. He set a $41 price target on the shares. PRICE ACTION: In late morning trading, CBS advanced 2.75% to $55, Viacom gained 2.5% to $68, and Twenty-First Century Fox rose 0.4% to $34.72.
10:01 EDTTWXOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
10:01 EDTFOXAOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: 21st Century Fox (FOXA) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Arista Networks (ANET) initiated with a Neutral at Buckingham... Boston Beer (SAM) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies... Brocade (BRCD) initiated with a Neutral at Buckingham... CBS (CBS) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Cabela's (CAB) initiated with an Outperform at Raymond James... Coach (COH) initiated with a Market Perform at Bernstein... Costco (COST) initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital... Crane (CR) initiated with a Hold at Canaccord... Flowserve (FLS) initiated with a Neutral at Susquehanna... Fortinet (FTNT) initiated with a Buy at Buckingham... Gap (GPS) initiated with a Market Perform at Bernstein... GrubHub (GRUB) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Imperva (IMPV) initiated with a Neutral at Buckingham... KLX Inc. (KLXI) initiated with a Sector Perform at RBC Capital... KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP) initiated with a Buy at UBS... L Brands (LB) initiated with a Market Perform at Bernstein... Michael Kors (KORS) initiated with an Outperform at Bernstein... Northstar Realty (NRF) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee... OmniVision (OVTI) initiated with a Buy at Rosenblatt... Qorvo (QRVO) initiated with a Buy at Brean ... RSP Permian (RSPP) initiated with an Outperform at Northland... Ross Stores (ROST) initiated with a Market Perform at Bernstein... SPX Corp. (SPW) initiated with a Neutral at Susquehanna... TJX (TJX) initiated with an Outperform at Bernstein... Tiffany (TIF) initiated with a Market Perform at Bernstein... Viacom (VIAB) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Xylem (XYL) initiated with a Neutral at Susquehanna... iGATE (IGTE) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... lululemon (LULU) initiated with an Outperform at Bernstein.
09:47 EDTSNEPolice arrest U.K. man in connection with Sony, Microsoft hack, Bloomberg says
Subscribe for More Information
06:08 EDTSNESony may look to sell handset business, DigiTimes reports
Subscribe for More Information
January 15, 2015
19:46 EDTSNEMicrosoft's Xbox wins holiday retail fight against PS4, Re/code reports
Subscribe for More Information
18:03 EDTFOXA, FOXDISH, Fox News reach content carriage agreement
Subscribe for More Information
16:23 EDTTWXTime Warner downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel
Subscribe for More Information
16:19 EDTFOXA21st Century Fox initiated with a Buy at Stifel
Subscribe for More Information
07:52 EDTFOX, SNE, FOXA'Avatar' sequel pushed back to 2017, AP says
Subscribe for More Information
January 14, 2015
07:58 EDTSNEQuantum Dot bumps OLED at cutting edge of TV tech, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
January 13, 2015
07:10 EDTSNESony considering options for TV, phone operations, Reuters reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:28 EDTTWXCNN reaches deal with FAA to study use of drones in reporting, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
January 12, 2015
09:15 EDTFOXA, TWX'Taken' seqeul knocks 'Hobbit' from top spot at box office, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
09:04 EDTTWXAmazon wins first Golden Globe for 'Transparent,' Business Insider reports
Subscribe for More Information
January 11, 2015
19:03 EDTSNESony/ATV CEO Bandier says music business not for sale, NY Post says
Subscribe for More Information
17:50 EDTSNESony being investigated by SEC for bribery in China, WSJ says
A report from Friday night explained that Sony is being investigated by the SEC for possible violations of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, specifically regarding a potential case of bribery with regards to the China release of "Resident Evil: Afterlife" in 2010, reports the Wall Street Journal, citing leaked Sony documents. Reference Link
16:08 EDTFOXARentrak says 21st Century Fox's Taken 3 wins weekend box office
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