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  • Netflix-CW Deal: Who Really Wins? Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 7:31 PM ET
    Netflix

    On Thursday, Netflix announced it inked a deal for shows from the CW network. This new content, bolstering the streaming service's TV library, will draw a key younger demographic to Netflix while paying CW's parents, CBS and Warner Brothers, up to $1 billion dollars over ten years.

  • 10 Highly Paid Rookies Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 3:57 PM ET
    For many people, a first job is an entry-level position whose greatest form of payment is experience. People taking these jobs have to slowly climb the ladder and prove themselves before they can earn better money. They have to pay their dues.For professional athletes, there is no entry-level job--they’re put on the field on day one and expected to deliver the goods. Rookie athletes are well-compensated for this, and for many sports fans, the players’ salaries and contracts are almost as fascina

    Check out our list of rookie athletes who received huge paydays to play for major league teams!

  • News Trends Tilt Toward Niche Sites Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | 10:59 AM ET
    Techcrunch

    Like newspapers, portals like AOL and Yahoo are confronting the cold fact that there is less general interest in general interest news. Readers have peeled off into verticals of information — TMZ for gossip, Politico for politics and Deadspin for sports, and so on. The New York Times reports.

  • Texas A&M Aggies vs. Montana State Bobcats college football game at Kyle Field

    There's been much talk about the SEC's television contracts and how the addition of Texas A&M would change the conference. If the conference is different, even by one member, the thinking goes that the SEC could re-open its television deals with CBS and ESPN, deals that were signed in 2009 and now seem to be below market value. But adding A&M won't mean that CBS and ESPN will automatically have to pay more than the $825 million and the $2.25 billion they respectively agreed to pay for 15 years of rights. Why? Because there's already protections in its current contract.

  • Slo-o-o-w Money: Hot Stock in Cold Market Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 1:45 PM ET

    Find out the name Fast trader Patty Edwards thinks is the best way to find shelter in this economic storm.

  • Your First Move For Wednesday August 3rd Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:44 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Analysts Split on CBS, Other Media Giants' Stock Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:14 PM ET

    Amid weak economic data and advertising sales, media companies are looking for additional sources of revenue to supplement lagging advertising sales. Because CBS relies heavily on advertising revenue, its stock may have hit its peak, one analyst said—but another analyst is still long on the media giant.

  • The Word On: CBS, Walmart, Ford Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:25 PM ET

    How should you trade CBS earnings, a big Walmart downgrade and the latest sales data from Ford.  Get the word on the Street, here!

  • CBS Kicks Off Media Earnings Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:10 PM ET
    CBS Kicks Off Media Earnings

    A look at after hours action of CBS following its earnings report, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Dow Logs 8-Day Loss, S&P Negative for Year Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:20 PM ET

    Stocks sold off sharply to end at session lows Tuesday with the Dow down for an eighth day amid economic worries and even after President Obama signed a bill to avoid a debt default.

  • Big Media: Prime Time Profits Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 1:44 PM ET
    Big Media: Prime Time Profits

    Discussing which media stocks are likely to remain on a strong run, with Michael Morris, Davenport & Company, and Porter Bibb, Media Tech Capital Partners.

  • Dow Tumbles 100 Ahead of Senate Vote Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 11:23 AM ET

    Stocks declined Tuesday amid worries over economic growth and as a last-minute congressional deal to raise the U.S. debt ceiling failed to ease worries about a possible U.S. credit downgrade.

  • Is Hulu Boxed In? Sunday, 24 Jul 2011 | 9:37 AM ET
    Hulu Plus on an iPad

    Hulu has helped to free television from the tyranny of the TV set, but questions about how to make money off online content pose a challenge to the Web site’s future and eventual buyer, the New York Times reports.

  • Web Extra Pops & Drops: CBS, Boeing... Wednesday, 20 Jul 2011 | 6:08 PM ET

    Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of CBS and Boeing popped while Hanes and United Technologies dropped.

  • “Watch Google stock on Friday," says Fast trader Joe Terranova. After these blockbuster results, he thinks money managers may have to chase this name!

  • Lenny Dykstra's Mouthpiece From Jail Monday, 27 Jun 2011 | 12:40 PM ET
    Lenny Dykstra

    I blogged Friday that Dykstra has started tweeting, a difficult task considering the only mode of communication in lockup is a pay phone. Who was actually running his Twitter account? This weekend, I heard from that person—Daniel Herman, who says he is Dykstra's business manager.

  • Armstrong's Lawyers Want Apology From '60 Minutes' Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 9:59 AM ET
    Lance Armstrong

    Attorneys for Lance Armstrong have demanded an on-air apology from "60 Minutes" after the head of Switzerland's anti-doping laboratory denied allegations the seven-time Tour de France winner tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs at the 2001 Tour de Suisse.

  • Best and Worst Performing Stocks in May 2011 Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 1:53 PM ET

    With May coming to an end today, here is a look at the best and worst performing stocks within the major US averages, as of midday trading.

  • Replacing Oprah and the Shift to Cable Thursday, 26 May 2011 | 11:30 AM ET
    Oprah Winfrey

    Oprah's absence will deal a blow across the broadcast networks — to CBS which distributed the syndicated show, as well as airing it on its affiliates, along with ABC, Fox and NBC. And it wasn't just a place filler — Oprah's reliable ratings played a key role drawing viewers into local newscasts.

  • Armstrong Teammate Describes Doping System Monday, 23 May 2011 | 9:31 AM ET
    Lance Armstrong

    On “60 Minutes,” a Lance Armstrong teammate said that riders led double lives revolving around drugs, the New York Times reports.