The recovery in the U.S. economy is "slow and steady," Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts tells CNBC after the release of better-than-expected earnings.
Record quarterly earnings. That's right. Record. First-quarter earnings for the S&P 500 currently stand at $26.44, according to S&P Capital IQ, the highest ever for a single quarter.
U.S. stock index futures were flat ahead of the outcome of the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting and after the S&P 500 set a fresh all-time high in the previous session.
Time Warner says earnings grew 24 percent in the first three months of the year, as the company benefited from strength in its television networks.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO, discusses the company's first quarter results, and provides insight on its content deals and cash flows; revealing that the theme parks have been standouts since the NBC purchase.
Michael Morris, entertainment and media analyst at Davenport & Company, says U.S. media companies are very well positioned due to their high cash flow generation and potential.
Stocks exit April on a new high, and with the promise of continuing easy money policies, investors could be tempted to rethink the "sell in May and go away" strategy of recent years.
All eyes are on Comcast, Facebook, Viacom and Yelp as they report earnings Wednesday.
Hulu unveils the company's growth stats along with new shows at the upfront. The Company says its ads are just as easy to buy as TV spots.
Mark Wahlberg's dark comedy "Pain & Gain" brought enough box office muscle to knock Tom Cruise out of the No. 1 spot on movie charts in the United States and Canada. "Iron Man 3" hauled in $195.3 million in 42 international markets, distributor Walt Disney Co said, a total that surpassed the international opening of "The Avengers."
The Fed is expected to repeat its dovish message in the coming week, which could provide a safety net for the market amid a big wave of earnings and the April jobs report.
We're heading into the end of the heavy period of earnings season. Next week more than a quarter of the S&P 500 is set to report, including big names in media.
The "Fast Money" traders take sides in the Netflix bull vs. bear debate.
Distributors, like Netflix, Amazon and Microsoft, are becoming programmers, and original content is their ammunition in a war for consumers.
GE reported a decline in revenues and JPMorgan downgraded the stock. TheStreet.com takes a closer look at GE's performance.
General Electric reported first-quarter earnings on Wednesday that topped Wall Street's expectations.
Adobe Systems (ADBE) due to announce the launch of Adobe Primetime, a package of tools to transform the way companies distribute TV over the web.
The economy may be showing signs of recovery, but American workers are about to snap. An overwhelming 83% say they're stressed out by at least one thing at work.
Fox could become a subscription service that customers would have to pay for if the courts are not able to protect its business from the start-up Aereo, News Corp Chief Operating Officer Chase Carey said Monday.