|Bid||108.5200 x 900|
|Ask||108.5100 x 800|
|Day's Range||108.2302 - 109.2500|
|52 Week Range||96.8000 - 117.9000|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.69|
|Earnings Date||Nov 7, 2018 - Nov 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (1.54%)|
|1y Target Est||119.34|
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, until Comcast dropped its pursuit of the Fox assets. In the fiscal year to the end of June, Sky had revenue of £13.59 billion and a pretax profit of £864 million.
Disney may be better off battling Netflix without Hulu. The media giant will gain control of the video-streaming service as part of its acquisition of assets belonging to 21st Century Fox. Selling the unit would be a straightforward way for Disney to cut debt and free up resources for its own streaming endeavors.
LOS ANGELES, Sept 17 (Reuters) - "This is Us" stars Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore and Sterling K. Brown joined Scarlett Johansson, Henry Winkler and the young cast of "Stranger Things" on the Emmy red carpet on Monday as the highest honors in television kicked off. "Insecure" actress Issa Rae, "Shameless" actor William H. Macy and Kristen Bell of comedy "The Good Place," were also among the early arrivals under warm, sunny skies in Los Angeles. "Saturday Night Live" stars Michael Che and Colin Jost will host the annual Emmy Awards host for the first time on an evening where barbs about U.S. President Donald Trump and other topical issues are expected to feature.
AMC Stubs A-List members can now reserve tickets through Fandango and Atom Tickets. Subscribers to the VIP tier of AMC Theatres’ loyalty program can enter their A-List membership number during checkout on the advance ticketing services and apply the ticket to one of their three movies per week. “The guest feedback and membership sign-up rate have far exceeded our expectations, but we’re constantly looking for ways to provide more opportunities for guest value through A-List,” said AMC (NYSE: AMC) Executive Vice President and CMO Stephen Colanero in a statement, calling the integration in “keeping with our mission of providing our loyal guests with as much convenience and flexibility as possible.” AMC’s answer to MoviePass, Stubs A-List includes up to three movies per week for $20 per month.
One of Walt Disney World's nighttime shows in Orlando is coming to an end, opening the door for future additions. Disney (NYSE: DIS) announced its Epcot's Illumination: Reflections of Earth nighttime show will come to an end in the second half of next year as part of the theme park's ongoing additions that include new attractions like a Guardians of the Galaxy ride. Here's more from the Disney Parks Blog: Illuminations has been part of the Epcot line-up since 1999, but all attractions eventually have to evolve.
The company will next report results on Oct. 22, after the close. Analysts are looking for earnings of $10.49 per share on revenues of $27.25 billion. When the company last reported on July 23, earnings of $11.75 beat estimates by $2.05 on a 25.6% rise in revenues.
(Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA.O) said on Monday that its 14 pounds per share bid for Sky Plc (SKYB.L) will remain open for acceptances until October 6. As of Monday, Rupert Murdoch-controlled ...
The European Commission set a deadline of Oct. 19, at which point it can approve the deal, with or without concessions, or launch a four-month inquiry.
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Although Facebook (FB) and Netflix (NFLX) have built their online video services on different models, they compete for the same audience—typically cord-cutters who are shifting from traditional pay-TV programming to watching video content on the Internet. A latecomer to the online video business, Facebook launched its Watch video service a year ago in the United States.
Electronic Arts (EA) is optimistic about the market opportunity in eSports and competitive gaming verticals. According to Newzoo, the eSports market will be valued at $1 billion by the end of 2018 and is estimated to reach $1.4 billion by 2020.
The best drama and comedy series races for television's highest honors are too close to call ahead of Monday's Emmy awards, where the field is so packed with quality contenders that some shows may leave empty-handed. "Saturday Night Live" stars Michael Che and Colin Jost host for the first time on an evening where barbs about U.S. President Donald Trump and other topical issues are expected to feature. "They are outrageous political satirists and if they don't shine on stage in that way, people will be disappointed," said Tom O'Neil, editor of awards website goldderby.com.
EU antitrust regulators have set an Oct. 19 deadline for their ruling on Walt Disney's $71.3 billion bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's entertainment assets, the European Commission said on Monday. ...
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators have set an Oct. 19 deadline for their ruling on Walt Disney's (DIS.N) $71.3 billion (54.46 billion pounds) bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's (FOXA.O) ...
LONDON—The victor in a very public bidding war between 21st Century Fox Inc. and Comcast Inc. for British broadcaster Sky PLC is likely to be decided in private. U.K. corporate-takeover rules could require a sealed-bid auction—also known as a blind auction—to conclude what might otherwise become a never-ending game of ever-sweeter bids. In such auctions, bidders submit secret offers to a third-party arbiter.
For the quarter ended June 30, 2018, the net asset value ("NAV") per Class AAA Share of The Gabelli Asset Fund increased 2.1% compared with an increase of 3.4% for the Standard & Poor's ("S&P") 500 Index. Discovery Communications (0.8%) (+31%) appreciated in part because it is increasingly viewed as an alternate takeover target for Comcast and because of increased synergies from its own acquisition of Scripps Networks.
Recent stories on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and other streaming services reported by The Business Journals and elsewhere.
Telecommunications giant AT&T’s (T) CEO Randall Stephenson said the carrier will shift resources to Time Warner’s crown jewel, HBO, from other divisions of the media company it recently acquired. AT&T wants to ramp up its content investments to better compete with streaming giant Netflix (NFLX).