Cablevision Systems Corp


  • July 11- U.S. regulators on Friday suspended trading in Cynk Technology Corp, citing possible market manipulation in the one-time penny stock whose market value rocketed within weeks from less than $20 million to more than $6 billion.

  • NEW YORK, June 20- A federal judge on Friday rejected Viacom Inc's effort to dismiss Cablevision Systems Corp's antitrust lawsuit accusing it of forcing cable providers and subscribers to buy channels they don't want.

  • NEW YORK, June 20- A federal judge on Friday rejected Viacom Inc's effort to dismiss Cablevision Systems Corp's antitrust lawsuit accusing it of forcing cable providers and subscribers to buy channels they don't want.

  • The results of cable and fiber ISPs improved on average from 2013, when the FCC found they largely delivered on the promised speeds, with Quest/ CenturyLink showing a 16 percent improvement. FCC senior officials said they could not determine whether that was because DSL was lagging in capacity or investments in upgrades or because DSL providers overpromised.

  • NEW YORK, June 17- While the New York Times Co has shrunk by more than half in the past eight years, the compensation of the top three executives at the company has held steady.

  • May 8- Cablevision Systems Corp reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue as more advertising and higher cable subscription rates offset the impact of a fall in the number of video customers, sending its shares up as much as 7 percent.

  • May 7- Cablevision Systems Corp reported a rise in quarterly revenue, as higher advertising and increased cable prices offset a fall in video subscribers. Net income attributable to the company's shareholders was $89.8 million, or 33 cents per share, in the three months ended March 31, compared with a loss of $16.1 million, or 6 cents per share a year earlier.

  • Aereo realized before its case reached the Supreme Court that it was better off comparing itself to an old-school equipment provider- a sort of Radio Shack of the digital age- than bickering with broadcasters over how exactly its banks of antennas operate.

  • WASHINGTON, April 22- U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared skeptical on Tuesday about online TV service Aereo Inc's position in a copyright dispute with major broadcasters, but several raised concerns about how a ruling against the startup could affect cloud computing services.

  • USA Network's founder brings video to Third World Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    A contestant on Syfy's show Face Off working on one of his creations.

    Kay Koplovitz is bringing mobile video to the masses to empower women—and other, disadvantaged groups worldwide—who are not connected to the Net.

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, April 20- When the U.S. Supreme Court hears a one-hour oral argument in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, it will not be the first time the court's nine justices will have the final say over the fate of a new TV viewing technology.

  • April 9- Kristin Dolan, a Cablevision executive who is also married to Chief Executive Officer James Dolan, will become chief operating officer, the cable TV provider said on Wednesday. Cablevision has not had a chief operating officer since Tom Rutledge left in 2011. He later became chief executive of Charter Communications.

  • April 3- Latino-focused cable network NUVOtv, backed by Jennifer Lopez, said its parent company SiTV Media Inc would buy Madison Square Garden Co's Fuse TV. As part of the acquisition, NUVOtv also plans to utilize Fuse's street front studio on Seventh Avenue in Manhattan- across from Madison Square Garden.

  • March 14- Latino-focused cable network NuvoTV has made an offer to buy Madison Square Garden Co's Fuse TV for more than $200 million in cash and stock, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

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    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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  • Feb 26- Cablevision Systems Corp lost fewer video subscribers than expected in the fourth quarter and said the company expects growth in cash flow in 2014, which sent shares of the cable operator higher on Wednesday.

  • Cablevision loses video subscribers in fourth quarter Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 8:53 AM ET

    Feb 26- Cablevision Systems Corp lost 18,000 video subscribers in the fourth quarter but reported an increase in cash flow and revenue from a year earlier, when it dealt with Superstorm Sandy. Net income was $51.8 million, or 19 cents per share, down from $116.54 million, or 45 cents a share.

  • Netflix may need to pay AT&T, Verizon for speed Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 7:34 AM ET

    Netflix may have to make similar arrangements with other broadband providers to ensure customers get access to its streaming movies and TV shows.

  • UPDATE 2-Netflix to pay Comcast for faster speeds Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    Feb 23- Netflix has agreed to pay one of the largest broadband providers in the United States Comcast Corp for faster speeds, throwing open the possibility that more content companies will have to shell out for better service.