Barbie sales have disappointed toy maker Mattel, and consumers may not run back to the classic doll any time soon.» Read More
Comcast Corp. rose$. 69 or 1.3 percent, to $55.24. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 13 or. 1 percent, to $87.02. 21st Century Fox Inc. class B rose$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $34.63.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $54.81. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 47 or. 5 percent, to $87.36. Gannett rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $31.78.
When Disney bought Marvel in 2009, it did so without two popular franchises. Spider-Man is licensed to Sony, while 21st Century Fox owns X-Men.
NEW YORK— The monkey business is a good business to be in at the box office. The 20th Century Fox sequel easily surpassed the $54.8 million opening to 2011' s "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," the reboot of the fabled chimp franchise.
July 11- Walt Disney Co, Discovery Communications Inc and CBS Corp are being asked for information by U.S. antitrust officials probing Comcast Corp's proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc, Bloomberg reported on Friday.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 01 or percent, to $54.34. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 34 or. 4 percent, to $86.52. Gannett fell$. 23 or. 7 percent, to $31.56.
Grocers must create an "in-store sensory experience...that can't be packaged and delivered by mail," an expert says.
When Fox's "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" opens in theaters this weekend, even rival studios across Hollywood are hoping it'll be a hit.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $54.28. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 43 or. 5 percent, to $86.43. Gannett fell$. 14 or. 4 percent, to $31.65.
NEW YORK— Rosie O'Donnell will return to ABC's "The View" this September for a most unexpected second act. ABC announced Thursday, via Twitter, that O'Donnell will join Whoopi Goldberg on the nearly empty couch at the daytime chatfest.
No matter how hard Sam Johnson presses down on the spider, the creature known as Sparratus stays together. It was not always so. The FT reports.
In dollars and cents, the biggest winners of the World Cup are media companies—both traditional and social.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 21 or. 4 percent, to $54.52. New York Times Co. fell$. 14 or. 9 percent, to $14.95. Time Warner Inc. fell$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $72.27.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 23 or. 4 percent, to $54.50. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 83 or 1.0 percent, to $86.39. Gannett fell$. 46 or 1.4 percent, to $31.65.
Despite the SCOTUS ruling that suspended Aereo's service, the company is trying to operate again 'in accordance' to the ruling.
The decision was a victory for traditional broadcasters, such as CBS Corp, Comcast Corp's NBC, Walt Disney Co's ABC, and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's Fox. CBS argued in a joint filing on Wednesday that the case should be dismissed in light of the Supreme Court ruling, but Aereo disagreed.
Some park goers are wondering if the high adrenaline rides they love are starting to get too dangerous.
Scouring the market looking for opportunity? Jim Cramer says get these 5 things into your portfolio, pronto.
"It's nice. It's a talking point, but it's not what the stock market is about," says Jim Cramer of Dow 17,000.
The Dow Jones industrial average touched 17,000 for the first time on Thursday, 7 months after the index closed above 16,000 for the first time.