Expect big acts for the media and entertainment industry next year: big deals, bigger convergence, biggest mobile universe. Julia Boorstin shares her insights.» Read More
The FMHR crew reveals their top trades on Barnes & Noble, Tesla and Dell. And Gabelli Funds CEO Mario Gabelli, explains why he owns News Corp., Viacom, and shares his views on Netflix. Also Herb Greenberg has the update on Intuitive Surgical's nearly 20-percent slide today.
Barnes& Noble CEO William Lynch has resigned effective immediately, the U.S. bookstore chain said on Monday.
The "Lone Ranger" cost at least $225 million to make and grossed $73 million in its first week at the box office, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Nevertheless, Disney shares are still trading at an all-time high.
It was a rare miss for Disney this weekend at the box office, reports CNBC''s Julia Boorstin, as Disney's $225 million "Lone Ranger" failed to appeal to younger audiences.
Liberty Media's John Malone might be the most popular billionaire roaming the Sun Valley Resort as deal making returns to the spotlight.
Thomson Reuters said it would suspend its early provision of the widely watched Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan consumer sentiment data at the request of the New York Attorney General.
The "Lone Ranger" joins a growing list of big summer movie flops. Turning box office pain into your gain, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Jennifer Lopez performed in Turkmenistan at the request of a major Chinese state-owned oil company, only to be dismayed when she discovered Turkmenistan's human rights record.
Amazon, which became the biggest force in bookselling by discounting prices, has started to cut back on some of its deals as competition wanes.
In an interview with "V Magazine," Prince says he doesn't own a cell phone, and the New York Times reports that Amazon is cutting back on book discounts. CNBC's Jon Fortt and Kayla Tausche discuss.
Disney's "Lone Ranger" has been savaged, by critics, says Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities senior analyst. Discussing what this means for the stock, with Vasily Karasyov, Sterne Agee Media analyst.
July 5- "The Lone Ranger," Walt Disney Co's big-budget Western starring Johnny Depp, wrangled just $19.5 million in ticket sales in its first two full days at U.S. and Canadian movie theaters, trailing far behind the $59.5 million racked up by animated sequel "Despicable Me 2.".
Disney's board extended Bob Iger's tenure as its CEO by 15 months through June 30, 2016.
A trip to the movies usually includes a container of buttered popcorn, so why is the salted treat so expensive lately? CNBC's Steve Liesman has an answer that might surprise you.
Rupert Murdoch's publishing and education company "Amplify" will remain a unit of News Corp, while its cable and movie assets unit will become "Twenty First Century Fox." CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.
A former U.K. minister told CNBC that he "learned to live" with "several security services" bugging his electronic communications.
High-profile start-up sales have drawn the attention of investors. Now some of the world’s largest companies want a piece of the action.
Propaganda authorities have told local media to tone down their reporting to help stabilize financial markets. The Financial Times reports.
John C. Malone is weighing a deal for Time Warner Cable, using Charter Communications as the merger partner, people briefed on the matter said. The New York Times reports.
Former Disney Chairman and CEO Michael Eisner discusses why "content is still king," and how it has helped networks like AMC, PBS and HBO.
Expect big acts for media and entertainment next year: big deals, bigger convergence, biggest mobile universe.
The deal Twitter struck with Starcom Media Group guarantees millions in advertising dollars in exchange for advertising spots for Starcom clients.
The service has become a major force in holiday retail, helping consumers find products and stores market to the right consumers.