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  • CBS TV.com Has Its Eye On Your Future Monday, 12 Jan 2009 | 5:20 PM ET

    CBS is relaunching its online TV site—TV.com—as the most comprehensive online destination for streaming TV content, information about shows, and fan communities.

  • Looking Back At 2008 As We Head Into 2009 Friday, 2 Jan 2009 | 9:29 AM ET

    I've made my predictions for 2009, so It only seems appropriate to look back at the predictions I made a year ago. The world has been transformed by the financial crisis over the past year, so I have to say I'm pleasantly surprised by how much I actually got right, and how much continues to seem to be true.

  • Buy On Benjamin Button? Tuesday, 23 Dec 2008 | 6:09 PM ET

    Which of the hotly anticipated Christmas movies could boost studio stocks? Find out from one of Wall Street’s best media analysts.

  • Redstone's Christmas Gift: Extended Debt Deadline Monday, 22 Dec 2008 | 12:52 PM ET
    Sumner Redstone

    National Amusements is weighing selling its theater chain to generate the cash to pay its debt, but Shari is opposing the sale of the theaters, pushing Redstone to consider selling other assets.

  • Pops & Drops: Lockheed Martin, Saks... Wednesday, 3 Dec 2008 | 6:32 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Lockheed Martin and Saks popped while Alcoa dropped.

  • Sumner Redstone's Next Step Is Juggling Debt Tuesday, 2 Dec 2008 | 1:53 PM ET
    Sumner Redstone

    Sumner Redstone has to repay $800 million in debt by December 19. With just a few weeks left to go, he's in the midst of negotiations to restructure the $1.6 billion in debt held by his private National Amusements, which Redstone's daughter Shari Redstone runs.

  • Predictions: 9 For '09 In Media Monday, 1 Dec 2008 | 2:12 PM ET

    In 2009, media faces a perfect storm—transitioning to a challenging new digital world and a weak economy of unprecedented proportions. Media giants will continue to move from traditional content distribution models to anytime, anywhere, content-on demand.

  • Television Networks Finding Ways To Cut Corners Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 1:29 PM ET

    I've blogged extensively about how the industry-wide decline in advertising is hitting TV networks. Now we're in November sweeps and the networks are developing scripts for next year and we're starting to see TV networks find ways to cut back.

  • GE's Immelt: Still Interested In Media Monday, 17 Nov 2008 | 4:09 PM ET
    Jeffrey Immelt

    Immelt's interest in expanding GE's media stake comes as the company may have such an opportunity. Vivendi, which owns 20 percent of NBC Universal is nearing its annual window, which starts November 15, to exercise an option that would force GE to buy back that 20 percent stake.

  • Pops & Drops: McDonald's, Dell... Friday, 14 Nov 2008 | 7:20 PM ET

    Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of McDonald's and Dell popped while DryShips and Citigroup dropped.

  • Industry personnel are now being challenged with the question, "How can corporations ensure that their sports marketing and charity dollars are both working in sync to deliver business results?"

  • YouTube Posting Full Length MGM Films, TV Shows Monday, 10 Nov 2008 | 12:20 PM ET

    YouTube has been working to define itself not just as a destination for home videos, but also the go-to site for professionally-created TV shows and movies.

  • Sumner Redstone's Options and Viacom's Earnings Monday, 3 Nov 2008 | 1:05 PM ET
    Viacom Earnings

    Wall Street will hear Viacom's earnings after the bell, but that's not the only reason Chairman Sumner Redstone is in the spotlight.

  • CBS' Massive Third Quarter Write Down Thursday, 30 Oct 2008 | 4:26 PM ET

    Media Giant CBS swung to a $12.5 billion dollar loss in the third quarter after taking a massive $14.1 billion non-cash charge, for assets and goodwill lost due to the financial crisis. But CBS shares rose through the day, CBS closing up, investors apparently relieved that CEO Sumner Redstone reiterated that it will continue to pay its dividend.

  • Roundup: CBS, CVS, EK, IP, AVP Thursday, 30 Oct 2008 | 7:40 AM ET

    A series of companies reported earnings Thursday, offered a mixed picture and generally cautious outlooks.

  • Web Extra: Fast & Furious Trades For Thursday Wednesday, 29 Oct 2008 | 7:05 PM ET

    In this Web Extra the traders reveal how to trade GDP and a slew of earnings reports including Exxon, CBS, Electronic Arts and more!

  • Disney's "High School Musical" Hits The Big Screen Friday, 24 Oct 2008 | 2:30 PM ET
    High School Musical 3

    With Disney's fourth quarter and full-year earnings coming up on November 6th the company is in the spotlight: can it sustain its growth and the premium its stock is trading through the financial crisis and consumer pullback?

  • Sumner Redstone's Marital Split Wednesday, 22 Oct 2008 | 10:35 AM ET
    Sumner Redstone

    Sumner Redstone, the 85-year-old chairman of CBS and Viacom, is filing for divorce from his wife of five and a half years, Paula Fortunato.

  • Lions Gate Vice Chair Forced to Sell Shares Wednesday, 22 Oct 2008 | 9:24 AM ET

    Carl Icahn's recent increased investment in Lions Gate shares isn't the only news resulting from the company's low stock price. On October 10 the stock dipped below $6, triggering a margin call by Merrill Lynch for Vice Chairman Michael Burns, selling 672,000 shares of his stock, 49 percent of his stake in the company, recorded in a Form 4 filed on October 14.

  • Murdoch, Redstone & The Credit Crunch Monday, 20 Oct 2008 | 6:21 PM ET

    The credit crunch is hitting the whole media sector — and hard. Two media moguls in particular, Sumner Redstone and Rupert Murdoch, have seen their firms' stock prices hammered. But they're finding themselves in diverse spots and they're spinning their situations quite differently.