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  • Hasbro and Discovery launch HUB Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 3:38 PM ET
    Transformer: Revenge of the Fallen

    It's the latest in the race to make the most of cable real estate: on Sunday "HUB" launches in 60 million homes, replacing "Discovery Kids."

  • S&P Stocks Trading at New 52-Week Highs Thursday, 30 Sep 2010 | 1:49 PM ET

    In today's trading session, 50 stocks in the S&P 500 reached a new 52-week high. Here is a look at those companies.

  • Stocks to Watch: Kraft, Dolby Labs and More ... Wednesday, 15 Sep 2010 | 11:01 AM ET
    Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

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    It's a big day for cable television — Martha Stewart, a queen of broadcast syndication, is moving to cable, kicking off a partnership with the Hallmark Channel. In a new five-year deal Stewart's signature show and other Martha Stewart Omnimedia programming will run on Hallmark Channel from 10 am to 6 pm. This speaks volumes about the business model for a brand like Stewart, and the changing television landscape.

  • Stocks to Watch: Goodyear, Medtronic and More ... Tuesday, 24 Aug 2010 | 11:08 AM ET
    Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

  • My Top Stock Picks: Gamco's Gabelli Tuesday, 10 Aug 2010 | 10:40 AM ET

    Stocks traded lower on Tuesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's statement on monetary policy. Mario Gabelli, chief investment officer at Gamco Investors, shared his market insights.

  • Ad Strength Pushes Discovery Earnings Higher Tuesday, 3 Aug 2010 | 11:01 AM ET
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    Discovery beat Wall Street expectations and raised its guidance slightly on broad-based advertising gains and international growth.

  • Earnings Roundup: Aug. 3 Tuesday, 3 Aug 2010 | 9:51 AM ET

    Here's a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday. Aug. 3.

  • Kaminsky's Call: Why Voting Shares are Big-Swim Territory Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010 | 10:28 AM ET
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    There is always the danger one class of shares could get acquired, which would throw the relationship out of whack. There are also liquidity issues as well. But biggest reason for me is the notion that if something seems too good to be true, it probably is.

  • The Other Housing Indicator Friday, 23 Jul 2010 | 9:28 AM ET
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    Everyone tracks home sales closely for a sign about how the economy’s doing. But there’s another housing indicator you might not know about.

  • Consumers Beating Manufacturers at Their Own Game Wednesday, 21 Jul 2010 | 12:27 PM ET
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    Forced to tighten their belts during the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, consumers realized they weren't missing much. Recent research from Deloitte reinforces the idea that manufacturers are selling their products to a new type of consumer.

  • 10 Large-Caps With Fastest Sales Growth Wednesday, 14 Jul 2010 | 1:37 PM ET
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    Investors concerned about a double-dip can shield themselves with large-cap companies that have global reach and ample cash to withstand a slowdown.

  • Sun Valley Media Moguls and Power Players Friday, 9 Jul 2010 | 3:43 PM ET
    The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference is the  of media moguls.From television and film to video games and the Internet, industry leaders mark their calendars for this event.  They meet and greet, eat and drink, and most importantly, discuss deals.Disney's acquisition of Cap Cities/ABC, the AOL-Time Warner merger, and Comcast's pending purchase of a controlling stake in NBC Universal from General Electric (CNBC's parent company) all were hatched, encouraged, or negotiated during secret meetin

    The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference is the biggest annual gathering of media moguls. See some of this year's Sun Valley power players.

  • Sun Valley, Idaho

    In their own 'Private Idaho', the media moguls gathered here in Sun Valley attending the Allen & Co conference are on their own discovery and having plenty to say about the economy and government regulation and what it all means for the future of their industry.

  • June 25: Unusual Volume Leaders Friday, 25 Jun 2010 | 4:17 PM ET

    What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Reality TV Show Faces Ultimate Test Tuesday, 22 Jun 2010 | 10:24 AM ET
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    The next four episodes of Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” document in grueling detail the death of Capt. Phil Harris, a skipper who braved the Bering Sea each winter for both Alaskan king crab and a popular TV show. The NYT reports.

  • Options Action: Earnings Preview Monday, 21 Jun 2010 | 5:54 PM ET

    Can't stand coming attractions? Don't care what's coming up when you've spent ten bucks for Twilight? Well, here's a preview that can help you profit!

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

  • National Cable Show Kicks Off Tuesday, 11 May 2010 | 2:37 PM ET

    The annual Cable Show starts this afternoon in Los Angeles and it could not come at a more momentous time for the industry.

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    Discovery Communications reported 42 percent higher quarterly profit of 39 cents per share, a nickel higher than analyst expectations. The company reported 8 percent higher revenue of $879 million, and raised its full-year outlook.