Sen. Tom Coburn's "Wastebook" outlines the top 100 “wasteful” federal projects that cost taxpayers billions of dollars, The Fiscal Times reports.» Read More
Comcast Corp. rose$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $52.88. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 74 or. 9 percent, to $85.53. Gannett fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $27.21.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 02 or percent, to $52.60. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 68 or. 8 percent, to $85.59. Gannett fell$. 36 or 1.3 percent, to $26.91.
BEIJING, Oct 13- Universal Studios said on Monday it had a sealed an agreement to open a $3.3 billion theme park in Beijing, the culmination of a 13- year effort to enter China's fast-growing entertainment market. Tom Williams, chief executive of Universal Parks and Resorts, told a news conference in Beijing that the park would also aim to draw visitors from...
China has been a major booster of animated movies such as "Transformers: Age of Extinction"— which was partly filmed in China— and "The Amazing Spider-Man 2." Brand is becoming more important to Chinese market as its middle class pours cash into entertainment, and malls and parks across China are installing animation and cartoon-themed attractions to woo...
NEW YORK- For Federal Reserve officials already worried about a persistent lack of U.S. wage and price growth, one corner of the bond market may be suggesting even more reason for alarm. The Treasury Inflation Protected Securities market is suggesting price stagnation may be just around the corner. NEW YORK- U.S. regulators are asking banks for more detail on...
The Fox thriller starring Ben Affleck as a man whose wife goes missing is poised to top the box office for a second week with $26.8 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. "There's a mystery that's surrounding this movie," said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for box-office tracker Rentrak. Two Warner Bros. films round out the top...
Now, Time Warner Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes faces a similar moment of reckoning after rejecting a bid for $85 a share from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox. Time Warner is trading at around $73- more than twice its price since Bewkes took over as CEO in 2008, but still below Murdoch's original $85 bid. Time Warner shares have dropped 15 percent since...
Comcast Corp. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $53.40. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 67 or. 8 percent, to $86.38. Gannett rose$. 01 or percent, to $27.90.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $53.38. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 82 or 1.0 percent, to $86.53. Gannett fell$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $27.86.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Some of Monday's midday movers.
Wall Street looked set to open higher on Monday, building on the global rally seen after Friday's better-than-expected non-farm payrolls.
With Halloween falling on a Friday, many shoppers are stocking up—and spending more—so they're not caught in the same outfit as they celebrate all weekend.
Stocks might have further to fall, Stuart Frankel & Co.’s Steve Grasso says.
Stocks fell Thursday, as jobless claims fell and the ECB said it would step up stimulus.
LOS ANGELES, Oct 2- The Walt Disney Co extended Chairman and Chief Executive Bob Iger's contract by two years through June 2018, the media company said on Thursday. The company did not announce a successor for Iger. He had previously announced plans to step down as CEO in April 2015 but later agreed to stay in that role through June 2016.
Disney is extending CEO Bob Iger's contract by two years, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
After nearly a two month dispute between Disney and Amazon, the Wall Street Journal reports that the two companies are close to settlement.
Amazon and Disney are reportedly close to settling a dispute over pricing and promotion. The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the dispute and power of Disney.
Amazon appears close to settling a nearly two-month dispute with Disney during which Amazon stopped offering Disney DVDs for preorder, WSJ reported.