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  • Final Glance: Media companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 6:36 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 96 or 1.7 percent, to $55.81. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 44 or. 5 percent, to $94.74. Gannett rose$. 21 or. 7 percent, to $31.02.

  • Box office top 20: 'American Sniper' hits $107 million Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 6:16 PM ET

    1. "American Sniper," Warner Bros., $107,007,215, 3,555 locations, $30,100 average, $110,431,993, 4 weeks. 2. "Paddington," The Weinstein Co., $25,494,139, 3,303 locations, $7,718 average, $25,494,139, 1 week. 3. "The Wedding Ringer," Sony, $24,042,152, 3,003 locations, $8,006 average, $24,042,152, 1 week.

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 1:33 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell $1.20 or 2.1 percent, to $55.58. Walt Disney Co. fell $1.07 or 1.1 percent, to $94.11. Gannett fell$. 12 or. 4 percent, to $30.69.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:33 AM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 69 or 1.2 percent, to $56.08. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 73 or. 8 percent, to $94.45. Gannett fell$. 22 or. 7 percent, to $30.59.

  • Measles outbreak includes 5 Disney theme park employees Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    ANAHEIM, Calif.— A recent measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California includes five park employees who were infected, officials said Tuesday. Several dozen measles cases have emerged in California, four other states and Mexico in the outbreak linked to December visits to Disney theme parks in Orange County. Orange County has confirmed 18 cases...

  • It’s snow joke! Davos meets amid global turmoil Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 1:21 AM ET
    Davos, Switzerland

    The World Economic Forum kicks off in Davos, however one strategist sees "trouble ahead," with factors like Islamic terrorism posing a threat.

  • NEW YORK— Clint Eastwood's R-rated Iraq War drama "American Sniper" opened in January like a superhero movie in July, taking in a record $105.3 million over the Martin Luther King Jr. four-day weekend. The previous biggest hit was Wes Anderson's " Grand Budapest Hotel," which made $59.1 million in its entire run. "It's become a cultural phenomenon," said Dan Fellman, head...

  • NEW YORK— Disney Chairman and CEO Robert Iger's compensation jumped to $43.7 million in 2014 as the company had a blockbuster year. The Burbank, California, company's net income rose 22 percent to $7.5 billion in its fiscal year that ended Sept. 27, aided by strong performance for films including "Frozen,"'' Maleficent, "and Marvel's" Guardians of the Galaxy "and" Captain...

  • Final Glance: Media companies Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 6:19 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 77 or 1.4 percent, to $56.77. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 83 or. 9 percent, to $95.18. Gannett rose$. 70 or 2.3 percent, to $30.81.

  • Jan 16- Walt Disney Co hiked Chief Executive Robert Iger's total compensation by 36 percent in 2014, a regulatory filing showed. Iger, who has led the company to record profits, received a compensation of $46.5 million in 2014, compared with $34.3 million in 2013, according to a filing on Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 1:19 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 63 or 1.1 percent, to $56.63. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 68 or. 7 percent, to $95.03. Gannett rose$. 52 or 1.7 percent, to $30.63.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:13 AM ET

    Walt Disney Co. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $94.41. Gannett rose$. 52 or 1.7 percent, to $30.63. New York Times Co. rose$. 28 or 2.3 percent, to $12.30.

  • Vimeo to challenge YouTube with Maker partnership Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:06 AM ET
    Vimeo Awards are displayed at the TIFF Awards Brunch during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, Sept. 14, 2014.

    Vimeo and Maker Studios signed a partnership agreement designed to shake up YouTube's stranglehold on the biggest video stars.

  • Cramer Remix: The MVPs of today’s market Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 7:07 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer on the CEOs coaching their companies to new highs.

  • Cramer's bankable Bobs: CEOs leading the way Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 6:29 PM ET
    Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney Company

    In a volatile environment, Jim Cramer nominates two bankable CEOs who will lead the way. And yes, they are both named Bob.

  • Cramer's bankable CEOs: Disney & Celgene  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer congratulates Disney's CEO Bob Iger and Celgene's CEO Bob Hugin for taking their stocks to all-time highs in Tuesday's market.

  • HALFTIME REPORT FINAL TRADES 1/13/15 Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 1:57 PM ET
  • Jan 12- Walt Disney Co, Sony Corp and DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc urged a federal judge to throw out a antitrust lawsuit accusing them of conspiring not to poach each other's animators in order to keep wages down. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California, that the plaintiff animators took too long to sue by waiting until five years after the U.S. Department of...

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Jan 11- U.S. and Canadian filmgoers turned out for a third time to see Liam Neeson in his action movie franchise "Taken," which led box office charts over the weekend with $40.4 million ticket sales. "Selma" stars David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King Jr. in the story of the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama for black voters' rights.

  • NCAA champ series: Big ratings, cheaper tickets Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    The Ohio State Buckeyes play against the Oregon Ducks.

    Despite high anticipation, the new college football playoff means tickets to the championship may be cheaper than years past.