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  • Will Cox Say Bon Voyage to Travel Channel? Monday, 17 Aug 2009 | 11:27 AM ET
    Cox Communications

    Cox Communications has made it no secret that it's open to selling a majority stake in Travel Channel Media and my sources tell me bids for the cable channel are due tomorrow.

  • Discovery Communications this morning reported that its earnings from continuing operations doubled from the year-ago quarter to 32 cents a share. Including a net tax gain of $46 million from selling half of Discovery Kids, earnings per share quadrupled.

  • 11 Buying Opportunities in Media Stocks Wednesday, 29 Jul 2009 | 4:48 PM ET

    Doug Creutz of Cowen & Company and David Joyce at Miller Tabak offered CNBC their investment advice.

  • Breaking Down Lance's RadioShack Deal Thursday, 23 Jul 2009 | 12:27 PM ET
    Lance Armstrong

    Lance Armstrong will be back to the Tour De France in 2010 and moments ago, it was announced that he’ll be back with a new primary sponsor in RadioShack to form a new team.

  • A Painful Discovery? Monday, 20 Jul 2009 | 4:33 PM ET

    While the surge in tech and financials grab the headlines, a rather profound rally has occurred in media land. Look no further than stocks like Disney, CBS and Discovery Communications, which have posted respective gains of 31%, 28% and 35% over the last three months.

  • Jon & Kate Plus The Apocalypse Wednesday, 24 Jun 2009 | 1:59 PM ET
    Jon & Kate Gosselin

    It's hard to walk away from a gold mine, but Discovery Communications' TLC is doing just that. After more than ten million viewers tuned in this week to learn that Jon & Kate Gosselin were divorcing, the show is going on hiatus until August, following a retrospective next week. How long have the Gosselins been estranged? What did TLC know and when did it know it?

  • Lightning Round OT: Discovery, Linn Energy and More Wednesday, 27 May 2009 | 9:05 PM ET

    The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • Cities across the U.S. have recently seen a spike in bike commuters, and businesses from New York to San Francisco are taking notice.

  • Green Means $Green$ For Media Companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2009 | 11:55 AM ET

    Earth Day isn't just about environmentalism, it's also about leveraging consumers interest in green to make some serious green. Envrionmentally-oriented programming is generally a double win for media companies: people are increasingly interested in nature (and respecting the world around them) and it's a great boost for corporate image.

  • Start Wishing Upon A Star Monday, 9 Mar 2009 | 6:24 PM ET

    There’s lots to talk about at Disney’s shareholders’ meeting on Tuesday, but at the top of the list will be the steep decline in share price.

  • Pops & Drops: JPMorgan, General Motors... Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 6:23 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of JPMorgan and General Motors popped while Deere and Allstate dropped.

  • Stocks Shed 1% as Obama Spooks Market Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 5:18 PM ET

    Stocks declined Wednesday as a late warning from President Obama about stricter oversight for Wall Street knocked major indexes off their highs for the day.

  • Futures Off Lows as AT&T Shows Gain Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 9:20 AM ET

    US stocks looked set to give back some the gains from the previous session at the open Wednesday, after Federal Reserve Chief Ben Bernanke soothed investors by stepping back from bank nationalization plans and saying the recession may end this year.

  • Can 'Mall Cop' Save Media Earnings? Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 6:20 PM ET

    Disney, Time Warner and News Corp all report earnings this week. What’s the media trade?

  • Buy On Benjamin Button? Tuesday, 23 Dec 2008 | 6:09 PM ET

    Which of the hotly anticipated Christmas movies could boost studio stocks? Find out from one of Wall Street’s best media analysts.

  • Can Hollywood Rewrite Recession Ending? Friday, 31 Oct 2008 | 6:51 PM ET

    With investors bracing for a nasty recession many are wondering if the entertainment industry could be recession-resistant?

  • Lightning Round: Exxon, Discovery, Salesforce and More Tuesday, 23 Sep 2008 | 6:48 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Sudden Death: Discovery, Nucor and More Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 7:27 PM ET

    It's a booyah-free zone. There goes Swifty!

  • Stop Trading!: Buy Owens Corning Tuesday, 10 Jun 2008 | 3:15 PM ET

    Look closer. The insulation company is actually a huge bet on wind power.

  • Lightning Round: Vale, Terex, Mechel and More Monday, 9 Jun 2008 | 6:22 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.