Lions Gate Entertainment Corp


  • Box office top 20: 'Apes' holds reign with $36.3M Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:05 PM ET

    1. "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," 20th Century Fox, $36,254,310, 3,969 locations, $9,134 average, $139,207,154, 2 weeks. 3. "Planes: Fire& Rescue," Disney, $17,509,407, 3,826 locations, $4,576 average, $17,509,407, 1 week. 4. "Sex Tape," Sony, $14,608,152, 3,062 locations, $4,771 average, $14,608,152, 1 week.

  • 'Apes' outmuscles 'The Purge' at box office Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 12:29 PM ET

    20th Century Fox's science fiction sequel outmuscled a trio of new films to top the North American box office for the second-straight week with $36 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. Universal's low-budget sequel to last year's surprise hit, "The Purge," opened with $28.4 million, down from the $34.1 million the original scared up on opening weekend.

  • 'Planet of the Apes' thumps chest with $73M debut Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 11:43 AM ET

    NEW YORK— The monkey business is a good business to be in at the box office. The 20th Century Fox sequel easily surpassed the $54.8 million opening to 2011' s "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," the reboot of the fabled chimp franchise.

  • The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, claims that shareholders suffered losses after Lions Gate, which also produces TV shows such as "Mad Men," on March 13 agreed to pay $7.5 million and admit wrongdoing to settle the probe by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Shareholders sue Lions Gate over SEC probe Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 5:53 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    The lawsuit claims shareholders suffered losses after Lions Gate agreed to pay $7.5 million and admit wrongdoing to settle an SEC probe.

  • Early movers: AAPL, TWTR, ORCL & more Friday, 30 May 2014 | 7:37 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • After-hours buzz: Annie's, Express, Splunk & more Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 4:58 PM ET

    Companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Annie's, Express, Splunk & more

  • LOS ANGELES, April 27- Hollywood is remaking one of its most cherished traditions: the summer blockbuster. Six films released since March 7 have passed or are nearing $100 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales, according to tracking firm Rentrak.

  • Top films at the North American box office Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 1:52 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, March 30- Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting March 28, led by "Noah," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters. $9.1 million 6 The Grand Budapest Hotel............... $4.3 million 9 300: Rise of an Empire.................

  • Early movers: JPM, TWTR, HLF, GM & more Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 7:33 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange after the opening bell on March 14, 2014 in New York City.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1930 GMT / 3:30 PM EST Sunday, 23 Mar 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    WASHINGTON- Retired Wisconsin state trooper Keith Young and his wife were sitting at the kitchen table last month when a story on the evening news jarred them: General Motors Co was recalling 1.6 million vehicles for faulty ignition switches.

  • LOS ANGELES, March 20- Young actors Shailene Woodley and Theo James arrived on the Hollywood set of the "Jimmy Kimmel Live" TV talk show by sliding above a cheering crowd while harnessed to a zip line, a dramatic entrance to spark interest in "Divergent," the movie Lions Gate Entertainment Corp hopes to make its next hit franchise.

  • WASHINGTON, March 13- Lions Gate Entertainment Corp admitted on Thursday it failed to disclose to investors in 2010 the steps it took to thwart a hostile takeover bid by billionaire Carl Icahn, as part of a major settlement with U.S. regulators.

  • WASHINGTON, March 13- Entertainment company Lions Gate Entertainment Corp admitted on Thursday to misleading investors in 2010 when it was facing a hostile takeover and agreed to pay $7.5 million to settle civil charges, U.S. regulators announced.

  • Lightning Round: ARM, Lions Gate & More Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Feb 11- Comcast Corp will offer its subscribers the option to buy "Gravity" and other Warner Brothers movies for download and streaming, expanding the largest U.S. cable operator's push into digital movie sales, the company said on Tuesday.

  • Lightning Round: Lions Gate, Cheniere Energy & More Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Feb 6- Film distributor Lions Gate Entertainment Corp reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly earnings due to the success of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire", "Escape Plan" and "Now You See Me". Third-quarter earnings more than doubled to $88.8 million, or 59 cents per share, from $37.8 million, or 27 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • More bumps ahead as market awaits big report Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 7:03 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Traders await Friday's jobs report and watch emerging markets to see if the selloff can be contained.

  • 'Ride Along' rumbles to a second win at box office Sunday, 26 Jan 2014 | 1:36 PM ET
    Ice Cube attends the Philadelphia screening of the movie 'Ride Along' in Philadelphia.

    "Ride Along," a buddy cop comedy starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube, raced to the top of the weekend box office charts for the second week in a row, collecting $21.2 million in ticket sales.