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  • In NBC-Comcast Deal, Quiet Concerns Monday, 21 Jun 2010 | 9:13 AM ET
    NBC

    As public comments on Comcast’s proposed merger close, local television broadcasters have been noticeably silent about the plans of the cable provider, known as a bruising competitor, reports The New York Times.

  • June 17: Unusual Volume Leaders Thursday, 17 Jun 2010 | 3:40 PM ET

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

  • NFL Lockout Fear Sacks DirecTV Stock Thursday, 17 Jun 2010 | 3:03 PM ET

    Since DirectTV inked a deal to carry the NFL Sunday Ticket, the stock has pretty much gone up in a diagonal line. But is that about to change.

  • ESPN 3D Kicks Off 3D Ad Game Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 2:29 PM ET
    The match ball for the opening World Cup fixture between South Africa and Mexico.

    ESPN 3D's launch Friday with World Cup coverage marks the beginning of a whole new 3D advertising business. The channel announced it's launching with 3D commercials from Disney/Pixar's Toy Story 3, (corporate synergy), plus Sony and Gillette.

  • Football

    Flash-forward to 2011. The NFL is within the throes of a lockout. Players have formed picket lines. Stadiums, once teaming with fans, sit silent. Instead of CBS, FOX, NBC, ESPN and the NFL Network showing you games, you’re getting the likes of tennis or bowling as part of replacement programming.

  • Earnings Roundup: May 6 Thursday, 6 May 2010 | 5:35 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, May 6.

  • Cable Stocks Slip on Broadband Rules: Analysts Thursday, 6 May 2010 | 4:46 PM ET

    Cable company stocks fell Thursday after a new policy was announced by the Federal Communications Commission, two analysts told CNBC.

  • S&P Stocks Trading at New 52-Week Highs Monday, 26 Apr 2010 | 11:23 AM ET

    In today's trading session, a total of 151 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.

  • Following is the latest version of Morgan Stanley's Best Ideas list, which selects the most attractive stocks in terms of their risk/reward profile, whether they have a catalyst on the horizon, and which have been deeply researched.

  • What Options Say About This Satellite TV Operator Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010 | 7:20 AM ET

    DISH Network has been largely trading sideways since early March, but options are positioning for shares to rally in the next month.

  • S&P Stocks Trading at New 52-Week Highs Wednesday, 14 Apr 2010 | 2:02 PM ET

    In today's trading session, a total of 133 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.

  • March 19: Unusual Volume Leaders Friday, 19 Mar 2010 | 3:37 PM ET

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

  • Is Share Buyback Tsunami an Investor Buy Signal? Tuesday, 16 Mar 2010 | 5:22 PM ET

    Company share buybacks are roaring, at a rate unseen in years. Is that a market buy signal? Mike Holland, chairman of Holland & Co., and Jack Bouroudjian, chief executive of Indexfuturesgroup.com, offered their insights.

  • Pisani: Another Big Week for Corp. Bond Issuance Thursday, 11 Mar 2010 | 3:34 PM ET

    This has been another big week for bond issuance...on the heels of the successful Citigroup sale of trust preferreds (a hybrid instrument), Bank of America, GMAC, Novartis Capital, DirecTV, MGM Mirage and Royal Bank of Scotland have all sold bonds this week. Prices have dramatically improved: MGM, for instance, sold $845 million in notes Tuesday night at a yield of only 9 percent.

  • S&P Stocks Trading at New 52-Week Highs Wednesday, 3 Mar 2010 | 11:48 AM ET

    In today's trading session, a total of 47 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.

  • What Wal-Mart's Vudu Acquisition Means Tuesday, 23 Feb 2010 | 3:33 PM ET

    After Wal-Mart tried and failed to take on Netflix with a streaming video rental system it launched three years ago with HP. Now, its acquisition of Vudu aims to take that competition to the next level.

  • Feb. 18: Unusual Volume Leaders Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 2:55 PM ET

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

  • Earnings Roundup: Feb. 18 Wednesday, 17 Feb 2010 | 5:59 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Feb. 18.

  • What Makes Peyton A Winning Endorser Friday, 5 Feb 2010 | 1:09 PM ET
    Peyton Manning

    Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning does as much off the field as he does on it. He has endorsement deals with MasterCard, Reebok, Sony, Oreo, DirecTV, Gatorade and Wheaties.

  • Why Are Traders Betting Against Comcast? Thursday, 4 Feb 2010 | 7:24 AM ET

    Comcast failed to hold early gains yesterday, prompting one bear to make a large bet against the stock late in the session.