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NEW YORK, Oct 23- Comcast Corp reported on Thursday higher quarterly revenue and income as more people signed up for its high speed Internet service. Comcast said it added 315,000 net high speed Internet subscribers, a 5.8 percent uptick over the same period. On the media side, Comcast reported that revenue at NBC Universal division inched up 1.2 percent to $5.92...
PHILADELPHIA _ Comcast Corp. on Thursday reported net income of $2.59 billion in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 71 cents per share. Analysts expected $16.78 billion, according to Zacks.
NEW YORK— Comcast Corp.' s third-quarter net income jumped 50 percent in the third quarter, helped by a one-time tax settlement, growth in Internet subscribers and fewer defectors from its cable service. Comcast is in the midst of a $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable, a deal that is under regulatory review. AT&T Inc. is planning to buy satellite service...
Comcast Corp. fell$. 70 or 1.3 percent, to $51.49. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 44 or. 5 percent, to $87.10. Gannett fell$. 46 or 1.5 percent, to $30.07.
Also, AT&T is trying to wean customers off equipment subsidies and shift them toward installment plans in which they ultimately pay full price for a phone— $650 for an iPhone 6, for instance, compared with $200 under subsidy pricing. That shift means it books less service revenue in the short term, as the company offers monthly discounts of $15 or $25 per phone.
Apple Inc. rose. 5 percent to $102.99 with 65,959,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.1 percent to $23.26 with 24,710,700 shares traded. Comcast Corp. fell 1.3 percent to $51.49 with 21,334,700 shares traded.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 03 or percent, to $52.17. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 70 or. 8 percent, to $88.24. Gannett rose$. 05 or. 2 percent, to $30.58.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 89 or 1.7 percent, to $52.19. Walt Disney Co. rose $2.02 or 2.4 percent, to $87.54. Gannett rose $1.45 or 5.0 percent, to $30.53.
Apple Inc. rose 2.7 percent to $102.47 with 88,395,300 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 2.5 percent to $23.51 with 32,982,500 shares traded. Comcast Corp. rose 1.7 percent to $52.19 with 27,805,700 shares traded.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 95 or 1.9 percent, to $52.25. Walt Disney Co. rose $1.65 or 1.9 percent, to $87.17. Gannett rose $1.06 or 3.6 percent, to $30.14.
Comcast Corp. rose $1.10 or 2.1 percent, to $52.40. Walt Disney Co. rose $1.48 or 1.7 percent, to $87.00. Gannett rose$. 93 or 3.2 percent, to $30.01.
NEW YORK— "Saturday Night Live" is giving its on-screen diversity another boost. NBC says the comic institution is adding Leslie Jones to its cast. She starred in a one-hour comedy special "Problem Child" on Showtime.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 62 or 1.2 percent, to $51.30. Walt Disney Co. rose $1.69 or 2.0 percent, to $85.52. Gannett rose $1.39 or 5.0 percent, to $29.08.
NEW YORK— Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Get Netflix, throw in HBO, add a network here and there— why would anyone sign up now for cable? And smooth streaming costs money: to avoid so-called "throttling" during peak...
Comcast Corp. rose$. 35 or. 7 percent, to $51.03. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 89 or 1.1 percent, to $84.72. Gannett rose $1.15 or 4.1 percent, to $28.84.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 17 or. 3 percent, to $50.51. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 79 or. 9 percent, to $84.62. Gannett rose$. 85 or 3.1 percent, to $28.54.
Sony's "Fury" captured $23.5 million in ticket sales during its opening weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. "The fall movie season is all about making the transition from the PG-13 world of summer to the R-rated, edgier world of the fall and awards season," said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for box-office tracker Rentrak.
Comcast Corp. rose $1.09 or 2.2 percent, to $50.68. Walt Disney Co. rose $2.09 or 2.6 percent, to $83.83. Gannett rose$. 36 or 1.3 percent, to $27.69.
Apple Inc. rose 1.5 percent to $97.67 with 66,421,100 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. rose. 1 percent to $19.88 with 17,244,200 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 1.9 percent to $23.25 with 28,038,300 shares traded.
Comcast Corp. rose $1.51 or 3.0 percent, to $51.10. Walt Disney Co. rose $2.80 or 3.4 percent, to $84.54. Gannett rose$. 48 or 1.8 percent, to $27.81.