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NEW YORK, April 27- Comcast Corp's quarterly profit topped estimates on strong growth in cable and internet subscribers and hits such as "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Get Out" boosted movie revenue, the No. 1 U.S. cable operator said on Thursday. Shares rose as much as 4 percent to a record high in early trading and were last at $39.91, up 3 percent from Wednesday's close.
NEW YORK, April 27- Comcast Corp's quarterly profit topped estimates on strong growth in cable and internet subscribers and hits such as "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Get Out" boosted movie revenue, the No. 1 U.S. cable operator said on Thursday. Net income attributable to the company rose 20.2 percent to $2.57 billion, or 53 cents a share, in the first quarter.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, talks about opportunities in the evolution of delivering content.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, breaks down the company's quarterly results which beat on the top and bottom line, and weighs in on NBCUniversal's strong performance.
WASHINGTON, April 26- The head of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday proposed overturning the landmark 2015 Obama-era net neutrality rules that prohibit broadband providers from giving or selling access to certain internet services over others. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, named by President Donald Trump in January, said at a speech in...
A plan to reverse the rules approved by the FCC under Democratic President Barack Obama is expected to set off a fight over the future of the internet regulation. Ajit Pai, who was named chair of the FCC by President Donald Trump in January, said at a speech in Washington he was aiming to reverse rules that gave the government greater regulatory powers over...
The Philadelphia- based company also said it will buy back $5 billion in stock during 2017 and increased its dividend by 15 percent. Shares rose 2.2 percent to $75.05 in Thursday morning trading. Phil Cusick, an analyst at JPMorgan, called it a strong quarter and said video and broadband subscriber numbers were better than expected.
In the cable segment, revenue rose 7 percent as the company added video subscribers.
Comcast posted its best second quarter internet results in eight years while boosting revenue per cable customer by 3 percent, reports the "Squawk Box" crew.
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts says his company has many ways to keep its options open to compete in the wireless arena.
Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts discusses Dreamworks and the future of Universal theme parks.
We are going to have a fantastic next twelve months, says Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO talking with CNBC's Julia Boorstin about combining advertising upfronts and the upcoming season.
Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts discusses his company's options for competing in the wireless arena.
CNBC’s Julia Boorstin talks with Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts about the future of cable, cord-cutting and bundles. Our goal is to give customers choice, says Roberts.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO, discusses Comcast's future growth strategy. Also Roberts weighs in on where he sees Comcast's role in handling of ratings data. A key factor in this is we want to respect privacy, says Roberts.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO, discusses how Comcast is positioning itself for a new generation of media. Also Roberts weighs in on where the company is looking for future growth, including opportunities in wireless and content distribution.
Our products continue to improve, says Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO, talking about what's driving Comcast revenues as the company adds 320,000 high speed Internet customers.
Roberts, who served as the company's chairman emeritus, founded Comcast when he bought a small cable system in Mississippi in 1963.
The "Squawk Box" news team breaks down Comcast's quarterly results of $0.79 adj. EPS on revenues of $17.853 billion.