GO
Loading...

Comcast Corp

More

  • Futures Add to Gains on Jobs Improvement Wednesday, 4 Nov 2009 | 8:32 AM ET
    Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    The job market and the Fed are likely to be at the center of Wall Street's focus Wednesday, following a volatile session which saw the major averages end not too far from where they started. 

  • What To Expect From Viacom's Earnings Monday, 2 Nov 2009 | 4:40 PM ET

    Viacom kicks off a barrage of media giant earnings when it reports before the bell Tuesday morning.

  • Art Cashin: The S&P's 'Dangerous' Number Now Monday, 2 Nov 2009 | 12:22 PM ET

    Markets opened higher Monday, rebounding from Friday's steep decline, but the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), considered the measure for fear in the market, neared 30. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his insights.

  • Comcast Said to Be Close to Gaining NBC Universal Monday, 2 Nov 2009 | 4:41 AM ET
    Comcast

    General Electric and the cable giant Comcast have moved closer to a deal giving control of NBC Universal to Comcast, and a formal announcement could be made sometime next week, people briefed on the talks said Sunday.

  • Viacom and its Paramount studio, Lionsgate and MGM broke off from CBS' Showtime last spring when they couldn't strike new distribution deals, so they decided to launch their own premium movie channel.

  • Lighten Up on Bank Stocks Now: Market Pro Friday, 30 Oct 2009 | 1:51 PM ET

    How should investors be positioning their portfolios for the new week and new month? Alan Valdes, vice president of Kabrik Trading, and Charles Bobrinskoy, vice chairman and director of research at Ariel Investments,  shared their insights.

  • 15 Stocks Expected to Pop Tuesday, 27 Oct 2009 | 7:40 AM ET

    At the end of September, we looked at analysts' price targets for the S&P 500 to see which stocks had the greatest expected gains in the months ahead.  So far, 3 out of the October 1 top 5 and 6 out of the top 10 are trading to the upside.   Here is the current list of 15 stocks expected to pop (and another 15 expected to drop).

  • Gold Has More Room to Run: Commodities Expert Monday, 26 Oct 2009 | 6:11 PM ET

    Gold prices have had a sharp run up over 41 percent in the last year. But with money piling in and more people bullish than bearish on gold, does it have more room to run? Rebecca Patterson, head of global foreign exchange and commodities at JPMorgan Private Bank shared her views.

  • Studios’ Quest for Life After DVDs Monday, 26 Oct 2009 | 2:01 PM ET

    Movie studios, desperate to return their home entertainment divisions to growth, are scrambling to shape the post-DVD era. the New York Times reports.

  • Verizon Earnings: What to Expect Friday, 23 Oct 2009 | 6:13 PM ET

    Verizon is facing some major challenges, and it's looking for some new growth drivers.

  • Longest Monthly Streak for the Nasdaq in 14 Years? Thursday, 22 Oct 2009 | 7:26 AM ET

    There’s still a week-and-a-half left in the month, but the markets are currently maintaining yet another month of gains.

  • Dow Sheds 1% After Wells Fargo Downgrade Wednesday, 21 Oct 2009 | 4:23 PM ET

    Stocks finished lower after well-known banking analyst Dick Bove downgraded his rating on Wells Fargo.

  • Stocks Advance; VIX Falls to Just Above 20 Wednesday, 21 Oct 2009 | 2:51 PM ET

    Stocks advanced Wednesday as investors were encouraged by a few earnings reports, including Morgan Stanley, Yahoo and SanDisk. The VIX, widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, dropped to just above 20.

  • Investors digested a mixed bag of earnings on Wednesday and left people wondering if the economy is still on its way to a recovery. Bob Doll, vice chairman and global CIO of equities at BlackRock, shared his market outlook.

  • Dow Bounces Back; Yahoo Lifts Nasdaq Wednesday, 21 Oct 2009 | 10:34 AM ET

    Stocks opened lower Wednesday as a raft of companies beating earning estimates but failed to impress investors.

  • Futures Move Lower Despite Earnings Beats Wednesday, 21 Oct 2009 | 8:13 AM ET

    Earnings season continues in earnest Wednesday, as we roll on with a week that will ultimately see 25 percent of the S&P 500 report their quarterly numbers. 

  • Ex-News Corp. Executive Said to Be a Deal Adviser Tuesday, 20 Oct 2009 | 11:32 AM ET
    Peter Chernin, former president of News Corporation

    Peter A. Chernin, the former president of the News Corporation and one of the most prominent media executives not tethered to a major conglomerate, is advising Comcast in its bid to acquire a majority stake in NBC Universal, according to executives briefed on the matter.

  • Verizon Ups the Ante To Compete With Cable Monday, 19 Oct 2009 | 2:57 PM ET
    Verizon

    Verizon is being very savvy about marketing to cash-strapped consumers as we head into the holiday shopping season. Consumers who sign up for Verizon's new fiber network—FIOS—get a $150 pre-paid Visa card.

  • Hurdles Remain as FCC Ponders Internet Data Rules Sunday, 18 Oct 2009 | 4:50 PM ET
    Woman using a computer

    With Democrats in charge in Washington, supporters of so-called "net neutrality" rules seem poised to finally push through requirements that high-speed Internet providers give equal treatment to all data flowing over their networks.

  • Prepping Your Portfolio For Next Week's Earnings Friday, 16 Oct 2009 | 3:05 PM ET

    The positive tone set by this week's earnings reports will likely shift toward mediocrity in the upcoming week, said Charlie Smith, CIO of Fort Pitt Capital Group and Alan Valdes, vice president of Kabrik Trading.