CMCSA - Comcast Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
34.70
+0.15 (+0.43%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close34.55
Open34.40
Bid33.70 x 3200
Ask35.95 x 45100
Day's Range34.40 - 35.15
52 Week Range30.43 - 44.00
Volume22,691,503
Avg. Volume27,503,469
Market Cap159.677B
Beta1.32
PE Ratio (TTM)7.09
EPS (TTM)4.90
Earnings DateJul 26, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.76 (2.26%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-07-02
1y Target Est43.33
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  • MarketWatch17 hours ago

    Netflix edges out HBO to nab more Emmy nominations than any other network

    Netflix Inc. has broken HBO’s 17-year streak of leading TV networks in Emmy nominations. For the first time in Emmy history, Netflix (NFLX) led all other networks and platforms in award nominations. The streaming giant nabbed 112, compared to HBO’s 108.

  • CNBC19 hours ago

    Here's what the DOJ needs to happen to win its appeal against AT&T

    The DOJ has a chance to win its appeal if it can convince the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals that U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon was wrong in his application of the law to AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner. Comcast's pursuit of Fox and other future vertical integration deals would be affected if the DOJ wins its appeal. The Department of Justice has not given up : It's still trying to block AT&T T 's acquisition of Time Warner (now named Warner Media).

  • Why World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Stock Soared 138.1% in the First Half of 2018
    Motley Foolyesterday

    Why World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Stock Soared 138.1% in the First Half of 2018

    WWE stock has climbed roughly 270% over the past year.

  • Trump's Merger Cops Sow More Deal Uncertainty With AT&T Appeal
    Bloomberg2 days ago

    Trump's Merger Cops Sow More Deal Uncertainty With AT&T Appeal

    For a moment, it was the biggest antitrust suit in 20 years, a high-stakes attempt to block an $85 billion mega-deal that would create a media and telecommunications giant. Now the merger that President Donald Trump has so publicly opposed -- the marriage of AT&T Inc. and Time Warner Inc., the home of CNN -- is once again in the sights of Trump’s Justice Department. The turnabout underscores fundamental questions about antitrust enforcement in the Trump era that have lingered ever since the AT&T case last year, including the big one: Could this pro-business administration, which has given corporate America lower taxes and looser regulation, tighten the screws on certain mergers?

  • Here's Why WWE Stock Continued to Climb on Friday
    Zacks3 days ago

    Here's Why WWE Stock Continued to Climb on Friday

    Shares of WWE stock continued its historic run on Friday, trading as much as 6% higher after Morgan Stanley (MS) raised its price target for the firm to $100 from $58.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

    ** French oil and gas major Total said that it has completed a $1.5 billion deal to acquire Engie's ENGIE upstream Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) business to become the second-largest player in the global LNG market. ** Xerox Corp is considering the sale of a leasing unit that lends money to customers to rent printers and equipment, to make itself more attractive to potential acquirers following the termination of its $6.1 billion sale to Fujifilm Holdings Corp, people familiar with the matter said.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] Comcast's Pursuit of Fox Just Got Tougher

    Comcast had used the earlier ruling to rebut concerns from Fox that its bid would face regulatory risk. AT&T’s deal for Time Warner married a company primarily focused on distributing content with one that produced it, just like Comcast’s bid for Fox. Comcast made its $65 billion offer for Fox a day after the ruling last month.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    Comcast to pay advisers as much as £243 million in fees for Sky takeover

    Comcast (CMCSA.O) expects to pay the banks, law firms and other advisers on its 25.9 billion pound bid for Sky (SKYB.L) as much as 243 million pounds if it wins the battle for the British broadcaster, the U.S. cable giant said on Friday. Sky is at the centre of a complex trans-Atlantic bidding war between Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA.O), Comcast and Walt Disney (DIS.N) that will generate large fees for advisory firms working on all sides. Fox, which already owns 39 percent of Sky, and Comcast are fighting for control of the British pay-television group.

  • Comcast to pay advisers as much as 243 million pound in fees for Sky takeover
    Reuters3 days ago

    Comcast to pay advisers as much as 243 million pound in fees for Sky takeover

    Comcast (CMCSA.O) expects to pay the banks, law firms and other advisers on its 25.9 billion pound ($34.23 billion) bid for Sky (SKYB.L) as much as 243 million pounds if it wins the battle for the British broadcaster, the U.S. cable giant said on Friday. Sky is at the center of a complex trans-Atlantic bidding war between Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA.O), Comcast and Walt Disney (DIS.N) that will generate large fees for advisory firms working on all sides. Fox, which already owns 39 percent of Sky, and Comcast are fighting for control of the British pay-television group.

  • Why the UK Government Cleared the Way for Fox to Buy Sky Assets
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Why the UK Government Cleared the Way for Fox to Buy Sky Assets

    Rupert Murdoch–owned Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA), which owns a 39% stake in Sky, finally gotten a green light from the UK (EWU) government on July 12 to buy the remaining 61% stake in the London-based pay-TV company. The Fox deal has been held up for quite some time over regulatory concerns that the tie-up would give Fox too much control over Britain’s media. The UK government thus asked Fox to sell Sky’s 24-hour news channel Sky News to a third party such as the Walt Disney Company (DIS) if it wants to buy 61% of Sky.

  • Benzinga3 days ago

    The Sky Bidding War: What It Means For Any Potential Fox Acquisition

    Twenty-first Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ: FOXA) and Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) are competing for British broadcaster Sky, and as recently as this week, Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) and Comcast have been vying for Twenty-First Century Fox. Since November, Comcast and Disney have been in a bidding battle for Fox’s entertainment assets, which include a 39-percent stake in Europe's Sky and other global holdings. The latest round saw Disney edge out Comcast’s $65-billion all-cash offer with a $71.3-billion cash-and-stock agreement.

  • CNBC3 days ago

    There’s one media stock that’s outperforming Netflix

    Netflix NFLX may have surged 110 percent so far this year, but World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE WWE ) has been giving the streaming giant a run for its money and market watchers believe the stock will continue to clean house. Oppenheimer technician Ari Wald is also bullish on WWE and believes the stock is about to soar even higher than the 152 percent it has already surged this year. “This is a great example of momentum in markets,” he said Thursday on CNBC’s “Trading Nation.

  • Why Comcast Is So Determined to Buy Sky
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Why Comcast Is So Determined to Buy Sky

    Comcast’s (CMCSA) offer of 26 billion pounds (or $34 billion) for a 61% stake in Sky, a London-based pay TV company, has topped Twenty-First Century Fox’s (FOXA) bid of 25 billion pounds (or $33 billion). Comcast’s new offer was ~10% higher than its previous offer of $31 billion and ~3% higher than Fox’s latest bid of $33 billion. Fox initially offered $15.5 billion in December 2016.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] Sky Takeover Explained

    NBCUniversal Inc.’s owner, Comcast Corp., raised its offer to buy all of Sky to £25.9 billion on July 11. Co. to acquire most of Fox’s entertainment assets. In the fiscal year ended June 30 of last year, Sky had revenue of £12.92 billion and a pretax profit of £803 million.

  • Barrons.com3 days ago

    Fox Bidding Battles: A War Not Worth Winning?

    Let's recap: Comcast launched a bidding war for Fox, emboldened to counter Disney's offer by a court ruling, to which Disney has responded, while both Fox and Comcast are also trying to outbid each other for Sky (SKYAY), as the former already owns 39% of the British satellite TV company. Juenger writes that many believe Comcast will give up on Fox and focus on Sky, but he warns that may not be the case: After all, why would Comcast launch a hostile bid for Fox and walk away after a single counteroffer from Disney?

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    AT&T and Time Warner Merger Case: What You Need to Know

    In the most recent events regarding the AT&T ( T)and Time Warner ( TWX) merger case, the U.S. Justice Department has decided to  appeal the merger approval on July 12. Now the case will go before the Washington D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, where a three-judge panel will hear the appeal. Theoretically, the case could end up at the Supreme Court, which could be interesting as the Supreme Court has not taken a merger case in nearly five decades.

  • Comcast and Fox Are Competing Head-to-Head for Sky
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Comcast and Fox Are Competing Head-to-Head for Sky

    On July 11, media and cable giant Comcast (CMCSA) submitted a proposal of $34 billion (25.74 billion pounds) for London-based Sky. The offer came just 16 hours after rival bidder Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA) rolled out its bid of $32.5 billion (24.5 billion pounds) for Sky, the European broadcaster and Internet service provider in which it already has a 39% stake.

  • CNBC3 days ago

    DOJ challenge to AT&T-Time Warner deal could affect Disney and Comcast's bidding war for Fox, says AT&T's Stephenson

    An action like the DOJ's "can obviously influence" the outcome of the bidding war between Comcast and Disney for Twenty-First Century Fox, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said. Stephenson would not say whether he thought the move by the DOJ was politically motivated. The Department of Justice's challenge to AT&T T and Time Warner's merger could affect the bidding war between Disney DIS and Comcast CMCSA for Twenty-First Century Fox, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson told CNBC.

  • Universal wants to improve guests' theme park experience. Here's how.
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    Universal wants to improve guests' theme park experience. Here's how.

    Theme park business goals generally include moving people and ride lines efficiently, while also making riders feel like they're part of the story — something Universal Parks & Resorts wants to improve.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    British regulator sets 14 pound floor under Sky shares

    Britain's takeover regulator has decided that Disney (DIS.N) must offer 14 pounds a share for Sky (SKYB.L) if it succeeds in buying Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA.O), in a key ruling in the takeover battle for the broadcaster. The price set by the Takeover Panel on Friday is the same as Fox's current offer for the 61 percent of Sky that it does not already own, which values the London-listed pay television business as a whole at 24.5 billion pounds ($32.2 billion). Sky, Fox, Disney and Comcast are locked in a series of interlinked takeover battles, with Fox and Comcast vying for control of Sky and Comcast and Disney battling to buy the bulk of Fox's TV and film assets, including its 39 percent Sky stake.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    British regulator sets 14 pound floor under Sky shares

    Britain's takeover regulator has decided that Disney must offer 14 pounds a share for Sky if it succeeds in buying Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox, in a key ruling in the takeover battle for the broadcaster. The price set by the Takeover Panel on Friday is the same as Fox's current offer for the 61 percent of Sky that it does not already own, which values the London-listed pay television business as a whole at 24.5 billion pounds ($32.2 billion). Sky, Fox, Disney and Comcast are locked in a series of interlinked takeover battles, with Fox and Comcast vying for control of Sky and Comcast and Disney battling to buy the bulk of Fox's TV and film assets, including its 39 percent Sky stake.

  • Financial Times3 days ago

    [$$] Watchdog arbitrates between shareholders and Disney in Sky battle

    and its possible future owner Disney, setting the price the US media group will have to offer investors if rival bids for the pay-TV network collapse. must offer Sky shareholders at least £14 a share to buy the business if its wider deal to acquire the bulk of 21st Century Fox completes before competing takeover bids for Sky, the UK Takeover Panel has ruled.

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Comcast, 21st Century Fox, Netflix and Disney
    Zacks3 days ago

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Comcast, 21st Century Fox, Netflix and Disney

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Comcast, 21st Century Fox, Netflix and Disney

  • Week in Review: Trump heads to NATO summit
    CNBC Videos3 days ago

    Week in Review: Trump heads to NATO summit

    Trump confronts Germany about Russian pipeline, 12 boys rescued from Thailand cave and President Trump greeted with with thousands of protests on his trip to the United Kingdom.

  • AT&T downgraded to 'market perform' as DOJ targets deal
    CNBC Videos3 days ago

    AT&T downgraded to 'market perform' as DOJ targets deal

    Frank Louthan, Raymond James managing director of equity research weighs in on his downgrade of AT&T as the Justice Department targets the AT&T-Time Warner deal.