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  • *Q4 loss $3.08/ shr vs est $3.01. *Revenue $234.2 mln vs est $246.2 mln. Feb 24- Hollywood studio DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc said it expected revenue in its feature film business to decline in the mid-teen percent range as it had only one theatrical release planned for 2015..

  • Feb 24- Hollywood studio DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc reported a fourth-quarter loss, compared with a profit a year earlier, as it took charges related to restructuring and the weaker-than-expected performance of "The Penguins of Madagascar." The company took impairment charges of $57.1 million, or a loss of about 63 cents per share, related to the performance...

  • DreamWorks posted a fourth-quarter loss of $263.2 million, or $3.08 per share, after reporting a profit of $17.2 million, or 20 cents per share, in the same period a year earlier. Analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research expected a far deeper loss of $3.15 per share. For the year, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. reported a loss of $309.6 million, or $3.65 per...

  • Feb 24- Hollywood studio DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc reported a fourth-quarter loss, compared with a year-earlier profit, as it took charges related to restructuring and weak performance of "The Penguins of Madagascar" and "Mr. Net loss attributable to DreamWorks Animation was $263.2 million, or $3.08 per share, for the quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with a...

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  • US stocks on edge as eyes fix on Yellen Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 9:12 AM ET
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    U.S. stock index futures signaled a flat open on Tuesday, as investors await hints on the timing of a rate rise at Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech.

  • Early movers: GE, BK, SBUX, LULU, DWA & more Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 8:11 AM ET
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  • Jan 22- DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc will cut about 500 jobs, more than a fifth of its workforce, and produce one fewer movie a year as part of a major restructuring after a string of box-office misses. DreamWorks, which held unsuccessful buyout talks twice last year, said it plans to produce two feature films per year, down from three, and close its Northern...

  • Jan 22- DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc will cut about 500 jobs, more than a fifth of its workforce, and produce one fewer movie a year as part of a major restructuring after a string of box-office misses. Most of this charge will be incurred in the quarter ended Dec. 31 and the remainder by 2016. DreamWorks, which had about 2,200 employees as of Dec. 31, 2013, expects to...

  • DreamWorks to cut 500 jobs, pare movie production Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 4:18 PM ET
    Jeffrey Katzenberg

    DreamWorks on Thursday said it would cut 500 jobs across all locations as a part of a plan to restructure its feature film business.

  • Early movers: MS, DAL, FB, JCP, HAL, T & more Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 8:13 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • 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...

  • DreamWorks names co-presidents of feature animation Sunday, 4 Jan 2015 | 9:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Jan 4- Hollywood movie studio DreamWorks Animation has appointed new co-presidents of feature animation while its chief creative officer is stepping down, the company announced on Sunday. Bonnie Arnold and Mireille Soria, who have both served as lead producers on DreamWorks franchises, will oversee production for the company's new theatrical...

  • Vice Media, known for its edgy videos, also said it has appointed as co-president James Schwab, who has advised media groups such as DreamWorks Animation SKG, The Weinstein Co and Discovery Communications Inc.. Vice secured $500 million investment in September from Silicon Valley's Technology Crossover Ventures and A+ E Networks. In October, the company teamed...

  • Vice eyes 2015 ‘deal spree’ and IPO plans Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 1:50 PM ET
    Shane Smith, Vice

    Vice Media is considering an IPO as well as a series of major strategic deals, reports Financial Times.

  • Dec 12- Hearst Corp said it will raise its stake in global credit rating agency Fitch Group to 80 percent from 50 percent in a deal valued at about $2 billion as the media giant diversifies away from its newspaper foundations. Paris- based Fimalac, which is selling the stake to Hearst, will retain a 20 percent interest in Fitch, the third-biggest rating agency behind...

  • Dec 9- DreamWorks Animation SKG said it plans to launch a 24- hour family-oriented television channel in 19 Asian countries during the second half of 2015 as part of its effort to expand television production and distribution. Shows running on the channel, including "All Hail King Julien", "The Adventures of Puss in Boots" and "How to Train Your Dragon", are based on...

  • DreamWorks to launch family TV channel in Asia Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    Dec 9- DreamWorks Animation SKG said it plans to launch a 24/ 7 family-oriented television channel in Asia during the second half of 2015 as part of its effort to expand television production and distribution. Shows running on the channel, including "All Hail King Julien," "The Adventures of Puss in Boots" and "How to Train Your Dragon," are based on characters from major...

  • Dec 9- Dreamworks Animation Skg Inc. *Dreamworks Animation says it plans to launch a 24/ 7 kids and family television channel across 19 countries in Asia. *Dreamworks Animation says anticipates that channel will be available to audiences beginning in second half of 2015.

  • CUT! DreamWorks' script needs rewrite, say investors Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 11:01 AM ET
    Shrek and Jeffrey Katzenberg attend a DreamWorks event

    After going public 10 years ago, DreamWorks Animation has become one of the biggest disappointments on Wall Street.