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March 6, 2013
17:10 EDTNWSA, DIS, CMCSA, ROVIRovi announces license agreement with Hulu, terms not disclosed
Rovi has announced that it has entered into a license agreement with Hulu, which resolves all outstanding litigation. Specific terms of the agreement are not disclosed.
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June 24, 2015
19:53 EDTCMCSAComcast to offer EA games over cable box, DSLReports says
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16:20 EDTDISDisney plans semi-annual dividend, says raising dividend 15% annually
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13:58 EDTCMCSAChernin, NBCUniversal agree on two year deal, L.A. Times reports
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08:25 EDTCMCSA, DISNetflix on pace to have larger audience than all networks, FBR says
FBR Capital analyst Barton Crockett says that while Netflix (NFLX) is not rated by Nielsen (NLSN), the 10B hours streamed in Q1 reported by the company are equivalent to having a 24-hour rating of 2.6, on par with Disney's (DIS) ABC and Comcast's (CMCSA) NBC. And while ratings at broadcasters are falling on average, Netflix is growing its ratings at a 40%-plus compound annual rate, Crockett tells investors this morning in a research note. At this pace, Netflix in a year will have a larger 24-hour audience than all broadcast networks, he contends. Regarding last night's 7-for-1 stock split announcement, Crockett says the move reflects management's confidence in the "durability of the recent stock surge." For perspective, three years ago Netflix shares were around $60. This morning they are trading up $18.69 to $699.88 in the pre-market. Crockett has an Outperform rating on the streaming service with a $900 price target.
07:43 EDTDISDisney not investing $250M to DraftKings, Re/code reports
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June 23, 2015
13:09 EDTDIS, NWSA, CMCSAHulu to sell Showtime premium package for subscribers
Hulu (DIS;NWSA;CMSA) will sell Showtime Networks' (CBS) Internet streaming service to subscribers in early July, reports Variety. Hulu will offer Showtime to its subscribers for $8.99 in addition to the $7.99 fee Hulu subscribers pay per month.Reference Link
June 22, 2015
15:04 EDTCMCSAT-Mobile could abandon DISH for Comcast, Forbes contributor says
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13:19 EDTDISMarvel Entertainment wins patent dispute over Spider-Man toy, Variety says
The Supreme Court sided with Disney 's Marvel Entertainment in a case involving a patent on a toy owned by Stephen Kimble that shoots web from pressurized foam string, says Variety. The Court would not overrule precedent and ruled in favor of Marvel Entertainment that a patentee cannot continue to receive royalties for a patent after it expires, added Variety. Reference Link
06:59 EDTCMCSAComcast, NBCUniversal using cross-promotional strategy, NY Times says
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June 21, 2015
17:57 EDTDIS, CMCSARealD says 3D screens accounted for 47% of weekend 'Jurassic World' gross
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16:21 EDTCMCSA, DISUniversal's 'Jurassic World' leads U.S. weekend box office with $102M
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June 19, 2015
11:52 EDTCMCSATime Warner Cable CEO says Ralph Roberts a 'pioneer, visionary, role model'
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10:37 EDTCMCSAComcast announces death of founder and Chairman Emeritus Ralph Roberts
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June 18, 2015
17:04 EDTCMCSAComcast files to sell 2.66M shares of Class A common stock for holders
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13:31 EDTCMCSANBC names Holt anchor of Nightly News, Williams apologizes
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11:45 EDTNWSADow Jones to begin round of job cuts today, NY Times reports
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08:23 EDTDISDisney cancels plans to outsource tech jobs, L.A. Times reports
Disney (DIS) is canceling plans to replace employees in 30 technology positions with workers hired from Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH), an agency that outsources jobs to immigrants mostly from India on temporary work visas, the L.A. Times reports. Disney employees in New York, New York and Burbank, California were first made aware of the layoffs in late May, and recently some of the employees were asked to help train their own successors, sometimes in person but mostly via teleconference, the report says. Disney has not offered many details on the reasons for its decision to reverse layoff plans, the L.A. Times says. Reference Link
08:07 EDTNWSANews Corp. announces plans to initiate dividend
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08:00 EDTNWSANews Corp. amends stockholder rights plan
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06:16 EDTCMCSALester Holt expected to be named permanent 'Nightly News' anchor, WSJ reports
Brian Williams will stay with NBC in an undisclosed role and Comcast is expected to make Lester Holt permanent anchor of "Nightly News," a source tells The Wall Street Journal. Williams was taken off the air earlier this year following allegations he exaggerated a story from his days covering the war in Iraq in 2003. Reference Link
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