New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
June 16, 2014
06:28 EDTSNE, FOX, FOXA'22 Jump Street' and 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' open strong, WSJ says
Sony's (SNE) "22 Jump Street" and 21st Century Fox's (FOX;FOXA) "How To Train Your Dragon 2" led the box office in their opening weekends, accumulating $60M and $50M, respectively, reports the Wall Street Journal. Both opening weekend numbers were higher than their predecessors. Reference Link
News For SNE;FOX;FOXA 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 | >>
October 22, 2014
08:59 EDTSNESony may lower smartphone target for second time this year, Bloomberg says
Subscribe for More Information
October 21, 2014
14:09 EDTSNEThird Point discloses new positions in eBay, Alibaba, exit from Sony
In its Q3 investor letter, Third Point says it established a "significant" position in eBay (EBAY). Dan Loeb's hedge fund also revealed it has established a significant direct investment in Alibaba (BABA) shares now that the company is public. Third Point also said it is now one of Amgen's (AMGN) largest shareholders. During the quarter, Third Point exited its position in Sony (SNE) and reduced or exited other positions, including AIG (AIG), Hertz (HTZ) and Softbank (SFTBF), the firm stated in its letter. PRICE ACTION: Following the disclosures in the Third Point letter, Amgen is up 4%, eBay is up 2.3% and Alibaba is up 3.8%, while Sony shares trading in New York are down nearly 1%.
October 20, 2014
07:49 EDTSNESony November volatility elevated into Q2 and investor meeting
Sony November weekly call option implied volatility is at 34, January is at 28, April is at 29; compared to its 26-week average of 28 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on October 31 and a company sponsored investor meeting on November 24.
06:49 EDTFOXA, FOXTumblr, TV shows collaborate to broaden reach, NY Times says
Subscribe for More Information
October 19, 2014
18:38 EDTSNE, FOX, FOXASony's ‘Fury’ wins at the box office,'Gone Girl' keeps second place, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
17:39 EDTFOX, FOXADish's AutoHop wins wins tentative ruling over Fox, Bloomberg says
Subscribe for More Information
October 17, 2014
09:33 EDTFOXATribune, 21st Century Fox renew, extend Seattle affiliate agreement
Subscribe for More Information
06:30 EDTSNENPD: Sony PlayStation4 outsells XBox One in September, GameSpot reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:26 EDTSNESony says PS4 September's top-selling console
Subscribe for More Information
October 16, 2014
07:48 EDTSNESony must decide quickly what to do with smartphone strategy, Nikkei says
Sony's (SNE) "One Sony" strategy is built around providing contents to consumers and smartphones are one of three pillars it sees for growth, but the strategy is "on the brink of collapse" as the company falls behind Apple (AAPL) and Chinese rivals, according to the Nikkei Asian Review. Sony officials are debating whether smartphone operations in Asia should be downsized and whether cutting 1,000 jobs, or 15% of its mobile communications workforce, would be warranted, according to the report. Reference Link
October 15, 2014
12:58 EDTSNESony has 40% upside potential, Barron's reports
Subscribe for More Information
09:59 EDTFOXA, FOXTime Warner CEO says has more than sufficient scale, sees doubling EPS
Subscribe for More Information
07:58 EDTFOXARentrak deal with Fox affirms strategy, says Brean Capital
Subscribe for More Information
October 13, 2014
07:22 EDTSNESony/ATV could ditch licensing firms due to streaming dollars, NY Post reports
Sony/ATV Music Publishing (SNE) is considering no longer dealing with performance rights groups BMI and ASCP, and instead negotiating directly with online music services like Pandora (P), YouTube (GOOG) and Spotify due to outdated rules and low royalties, the New York Post reports. Reference Link
October 12, 2014
15:54 EDTFOX, FOXA21st Century Fox's 'Gone Girl' wins at box office with $26.8M, Bloomberg says
21st Century Fox's (FOX, FOXA) “Gone Girl” took first place at the box office this weekend taking in $26.8M, says Bloomberg. "Dracula Untold,” from Comcast's (CMCSA) Universal Pictures came in second this weekend taking in $23.5M, added Bloomberg. Reference Link
October 10, 2014
13:17 EDTFOXANielsen to restate some TV rating due to software glitch, Variety reports
Nielsen (NLSN) acknowledged it uncovered a software error on October 6 that had resulted in TV ratings being allocated incorrectly among broadcast and syndication programming since March 2 and that it would restate the ratings accordingly to fix the errors, reported Variety. The company said 98% to 99% of ratings would not be affected by more than .05 of a ratings point and a person familiar with the situation said some TV networks have an expectation that some of their new fall programming will see a very slight uplift due to the restatement, the report noted. The big four broadcast networks are operated by CBS (CBS), Comcast (CMCSA), Disney (DIS) and 21st Century Fox (FOXA). Reference Link
08:05 EDTFOXA, FOX21st Century Fox, Apollo Global agree to form content joint venture
Subscribe for More Information
08:03 EDTFOXA21st Century Fox, Apollo Global form content joint venture
Subscribe for More Information
07:04 EDTSNEAmazon in talks to join digital locker for movies. WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:42 EDTFOXATime Warner CEO to be questioned on growth plans, NY Post reports
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