Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is in no doubt that James Murdoch is ready to take a much bigger role at Twenty-First Century Fox.» Read More
Deals worth $100 billion on Monday put the Street on pace for a year rivaling the dot-com bubble era and the private equity surge just before the financial crisis.
LONDON, Nov 6- British pay-TV group BSkyB is to own a bigger-than-expected 87 percent of Sky Deutschland once its takeover closes, increasing its leverage but also its future earning power from European expansion. Britain's dominant pay-TV provider agreed in June to pay $9 billion for Rupert Murdoch's 57- percent stake in Sky Deutschland and all of Sky Italia...
Nov 5- Time Warner Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by higher subscription fees for channels offered by its Turner Broadcasting and Home Box Office businesses. Revenue from its Home Box Office unit, which runs the successful crime show "True Detective," rose 10 percent and accounted for about 21 percent of Time Warner's...
Nov 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the film and TV company controlled by Rupert Murdoch, reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by growth in cable network and film studio businesses. The company reported revenue of $7.89 million, which beat analysts' average estimate of $6.25 billion, largely driven by the box-office success "...
Nov 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the film and TV company controlled by Rupert Murdoch, reported an 11.7 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by growth in its cable network and film studio businesses. Net income attributable to shareholders fell to $1.04 billion, or 47 cents per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $1.26 billion, or 54 cents per share, in...
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Vanity Fair's Betsy Kenny Lack provides insight to some of the greatest comeback stories in business.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, weighs in on Rupert Murdoch's rant on Twitter about piracy and hypocrisy at Google. Murdoch claimed privacy at Google was worse than the NSA.
From 21st Century Fox giving up on Time Warner to Sprint's failed bid for T-Mobile, James Stewart of The New York Times, discusses how the failed bids were victories for consumers and Washington regulators.
Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports how the market is responding to 21st Century Fox's earnings beat.
21st Century Fox beat the Street's estimates, and CNBC's Jim Cramer says the conference call was really well done.
While “neutral” on the potential deal, Mario Gabelli did say on “Squawk Box” that he expects to continue to benefit from owning both stocks.
Michael Wolf, Activate co-founder, and Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO, discuss Rupert Murdoch's next move after withdrawing its bid for Time Warner, and weigh in on mergers and acquisitions in the media space.
Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO, weighs in on the tax inversion debate.
Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO, provides his take on Rupert Murdoch withdrawing his $80 billion offer for Time Warner.
Time Warner's Jeff Bewkes unveiled a vision for unlocking potential across Time Warner's business, and particularly that crown jewel of HBO.
Time Warner beat quarterly profit estimates, but the news failed to prevent its shares from tumbling more than 10 percent.
The "Squawk Alley" team, and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, weigh in on Rupert Murdoch's surprise announcement to withdraw 21st Century Fox's bid for Time Warner and Sprint's move to abandon its bid for T-Mobile.