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Comcast Corp. fell$. 29 or. 6 percent, to $50.83. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 64 or. 8 percent, to $81.05. Gannett fell$. 13 or. 5 percent, to $27.63.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Comcast Corp. rose$. 27 or. 5 percent, to $51.39. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 91 or 1.1 percent, to $82.60. Gannett rose$. 16 or. 6 percent, to $27.92.
CEO pay jumped a whopping 13% in 2013 to break the $10 million barrier with the median compensation hitting $10.5 million.
NEW YORK— Jimmy Fallon's fast start replacing Jay Leno on the "Tonight" show the past two months had a secondary effect: David Letterman suddenly seemed old. CBS now faces the challenge of moving on in a reordered late-night world at a time the two Jimmys— NBC's Fallon and ABC's Kimmel— have a significant head start.
NEW YORK— ABC's "Good Morning America" is saying goodbye to Josh Elliott— minus Josh Elliott. Elliott left last weekend for a job at NBC Sports, turning down an offer to stay at ABC. With Elliott now in the employ of another network, he didn't appear on ABC's set Thursday.
Former IBM CEO Sam Palmisano's new book on a new model for going global offers some interesting points for Internet companies, says BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg.
Hollywood will pack 13 sequels into theaters over the next 20 weeks. "When you can say, here's' Avatar 2,' and you've got six billion people ready to see it, it doesn't take a lot of marketing to get them into the theater," said Jim Gianopulos, chairman and chief executive of Fox Filmed Entertainment.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 1- To imagine how YouTube might one day become a money-spinner for content producers, consider the power of the irreverent video gamer and online star PewDiePie over his young, free-spending audience.
Stocks wrapped up the session on a high note, with the Dow logging triple-digit gains, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said there's still room for the central bank to help the economy. But major index ended relatively flat for the first quarter.
Walt Disney's hit film "Frozen" has become the top-grossing animated film in box office history, as the musical topped $1 billion in global sales.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, March 30- Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting March 28, led by "Noah," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters. $9.1 million 6 The Grand Budapest Hotel............... $4.3 million 9 300: Rise of an Empire.................
Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe argued that any no-hire agreements between the companies were reached independently, and were not part of an overarching conspiracy. An Intel spokesman said the company is studying the ruling.
Judge Cheryle Gering of the Union County Circuit Court ruled on Thursday that Beef Products Inc may pursue most of its case against ABC, a unit of Walt Disney Co, and others including news anchor Diane Sawyer and reporter Jim Avila.
Judge Cheryle Gering of the Union County Circuit Court ruled on Thursday that Beef Products Inc may pursue most of its claims against ABC, a unit of Walt Disney Co..
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 27- Apple Inc, Google Inc and two other Silicon Valley companies are making progress toward settling a closely watched lawsuit where tech workers allege the companies conspired to avoid competing for each other's employees in order to drive down wages.
The key thing about Facebook's Oculus deal is that it's thinking what happens AFTER mobile, says BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg.
Nomura Analyst Anthony DiClemente tells CNBC what's working in the media sector, providing his take on names like Discovery and Fox.
Content is king, says Anthony DiClemente, Nomura senior analyst, taking a look at what's working in the media sector. Disney has been a great call, but Twenty-First Century Fox is my top pick, says DiClemente.
Stocks climbed on Tuesday after consumer confidence hit a six-year high in March.