"Warm Bodies" wins the box office on Super Bowl weekend, WSJ reports The love-struck zombies of "Warm Bodies" from Lions Gate Entertainment's (LGF) Summit Entertainment earned $20M as it opened on Super Bowl weekend, leading in ticket sales in the U.S. and Canada, reports the Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
Lionsgate merger with Starz looks increasingly logical, says Stifel Stifel says that it has become more convinced of the logic of a potential merger between Lionsgate (LGF) and Starz (STRZA). The firm thinks that such a deal would positively impact Lionsgate's cah flow, increase its leverage capacity and expand its OTT content platform. The firm says that a combination of EPIX and Starz would be positive for both platforms, and it increased its price target on Lionsgate to $42 from $39 while keeping a Buy rating on the shares.