A new agreement widening access in China to films from around the world, effectively guarantees, at least for the foreseeable future, that only Hollywood’s most fantastic enterprises will be admitted to China on a favored basis, since those dominate the premium formats specified in the trade deal.
ESPN says it fired an employee responsible for an offensive headline about Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the numbers from Discovery Communications and analysts are stil worried about Oprah's flagship network, OWN.
Discussing the best plays in the media space, with Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital entertainment analyst, and David Bank, RBC Capital Markets analyst.
The latest surge in Apple's stock is not due to speculation about its next revolutionary product, but rather the possibility of a dividend, or even a share split, traders said.
Stocks came off their lows but still logged a weekly decline, with the S&P and Nasdaq snapping a 5-week winning streak, following stalled debt talks in Greece, some disappointing economic reports and after S&P downgraded a handful of Italian banks.
Stocks squeezed out small gains in a thin, choppy session Wednesday, with the Nasdaq hitting multi-year highs, but gains were limited as Greek debt negotiations came to another halt.
The Street was disappointed by lower-than-expected revenues from Disney’s earnings report on Wednesday, but investors should care more about the company’s multiple, said David Bank, media analyst for RBC Capital Markets.
I sat down with Disney CEO Bob Iger immediately following the company’s earnings beat—the company reported 80 cents of earnings per share, compared to the 72 cents Wall Street projected.
Take a look at some of Wednesday morning's early movers:
Insight what caused revenue misses from Disney, with David Bank, RBC Capital Markets managing director, broadcasting & media analyst, who says the revenue miss is from the studio.
The slow progress in Greece’s debt talks will hang over markets Wednesday, as investors also watch one of the last big blasts of the quarter’s earnings news.
After sifting through Disney earnings, trader Guy Adami says the trade is all about your outlook on the broader market.
Walt Disney CEO Robert Iger told CNBC that he's encouraged by an uptick in attendance at the company's theme parks and resorts and the amount visitors are spending.
The Fast Money traders break down Disney's Q1earnings miss and the play on the stock, with Tony Wible, Janney Montgomery Scott analyst, saying DIS is dealing with an uncertain advertising market.
The entertainment company reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations, but its revenue missed Wall Street's forecast. Shares slipped.
Stocks closed higher Tuesday, reversing their earlier losses, amid optimism that Greece may be nearing a rescue deal.
Robert Iger, Walt Disney president & CEO, explains how the current quarter is trending in ad sales and parks bookings, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Maria Bartiromo.
Disney reports earnings after the bell, and the company’s up against some tough comparisons to last year.
Univision and Walt Disney are in talks to create a 24-hour news channel for Latinos in English, two sources close to the negotiations said Monday.