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Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, provides his thoughts on Comcast's agreement to acquire Time Warner Cable for $44 billion in an all- stock deal. This is a deal Comcast really had to have, says Greenfield.
Comcast has reached an agreement to buy Time Warner Cable for $44 billion in an all stock deal, reports CNBC's "Squawk Box" crew.
Charter Communications ups its pressure on Time Warner Cable to accept its $37.3 billion hostile takeover bid by announcing nominees to the board.
Charter Communications is planning to announce 13 nominees to Time Warner Cable's board as soon as Monday.
For the first time, Time Warner has disclosed HBO's financial performance—showing how much further Netflix has to go.
Charter's pursuit of Time Warner Cable shows how cable television is trying to protect itself against Internet services like Hulu and Netflix.
Newly promoted Time Warner Cable CEO Rob Marcus tells CNBC why a potential proxy fight waged by Charter Communications would fail.
But I would put Amazon's Jeff Bezos close to Steve Jobs, says Richard Parsons, former Time Warner chairman & CEO, sharing his picks of who he thinks should top CNBC' s list of most influential people in the past 25 years.
Comcast reported fourth-quarter earnings and revenue on Tuesday that exceeded Wall Street's expectations.
Richard Parsons, former Time Warner chairman & CEO, shares his thoughts on what's causing the pullback in emerging markets and why now is a good time for the government to tackle the nation's "crumbling" infrastructure problem.
Mike Fries, CEO of Liberty Global, discusses the future of the media industry and reshaping the way people consume content. My kids don't get off the cable box anymore, says Fries. We're all about the bundle, he adds.
Nothing at this point indicates Comcast is joining forces with Charter in a bid for Time Warner, reports CNBC's David Faber. The timing of that does not seem particularly good right now, Faber adds.
To bag Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications may need more help from its investor John Malone, but the mogul is all about being patient.
Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, shares his thoughts on a court's decision to strike down the FCC's net neutrality rules.
Charter CEO Tom Rutledge defends his rejected takeover bid for Time Warner Cable, saying it would turnaround TWC and keep subscribers from leaving the cable company in droves.
Time Warner Cable rejected a merger proposal from Charter Communications. Tom Rutledge, Charter Communications president and CEO, explains the offer as he describes as "rich and fair." We feel like we've come a far way and have not received a serious response, Rutledge says.
I think Comcast could certainly come out of the woodwork, says Richard Greenfield, BTIG media analyst, sharing his thoughts on additional bidders for Time Warner Cable. This could be a very attractive deal for Comcast, they have a balance sheet that could certainly handle the deal, Greenfield explains.
About 20 million DirecTV customers nationwide lost The Weather Channel because of a dispute over fees between the channel and the satellite service.
The economy is getting better and M&A tracks the economy, says Paul Parker, Barclays Capital chairman and head of global M&A, discussing this year's outlook on mergers and acquisitions, and which telecom deals could drive the market.
Nomorobo launched recently, and it says it's now blocking 48,000 robocalls a week.