Based on those midnight numbers, Lionsgate may not have to worry about disappointing Wall Street.
The much anticipated movie, "The Hunger Games" has been a big boost to Lionsgate Entertainment shares. Insight with Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities analyst.
Oil supply shortages are raising concerns for investors and some are betting on $200 per barrel, says CNBC's Kate Kelly; and rising copper prices could be an opportunity to buy more shares of Freeport-McMoRan, says Richard Garchitorena, Credit Suisse.
After a long hiatus, “Mad Men’s” fifth season premieres Sunday, with plot details under tighter security than a Facebook IPO. The hit show is part of Lions Gate's diversified strategy, including "repeatable" movie franchises, its CEO told CNBC Wednesday.
The cast of Lions Gate Entertainment's "Mad Men" celebrates Season 5 at the NYSE.
The Hunger Games doesn't open nationwide until Friday but already the move is white hot. Does that mean these related stocks are about to catch fire, too?
Stocks finished in negative territory Tuesday amid worries over China's economic outlook and as investors took a breather following the recent market rally.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports this weekend's premiere of "The Hunger Games" is well on its way to posting one of the biggest opening weekends ever at the box office and could hit anywhere between $70-$100 million.
The massive buzz for ‘The Hunger Games’ could be a game changer for Lionsgate, which is working to build itself into a Young Adult powerhouse.
Jim Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Children’s Book Publisher Scholastic raised its profit forecast for the year on sales of ‘The Hunger Games’ which have spiked ahead of the first ‘Hunger Games’ movie, which opens a week from Friday.
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A new agreement widening access in China to films from around the world, effectively guarantees, at least for the foreseeable future, that only Hollywood’s most fantastic enterprises will be admitted to China on a favored basis, since those dominate the premium formats specified in the trade deal.
The “Mad Money” host explains why this highly anticipated movie will be a “giant needle mover” for the studio that made it.
Every once in a while, there's a new product or movie that's big enough to have a huge impact on the company, says Mad Money's Cramer, and "Hunger Games" is a giant needle mover for LGF, that's why the stock is a "buy" here.
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Lionsgate has finally closed its long-anticipated deal to buy Summit Entertainment; the merging of the two largest independent media companies creates a new massive independent entertainment company, which will release 10 to 14 movies a year.
Stocks squeezed out small gains Monday, adding to the previous week's robust rally, as investors turned their focus to fourth-quarter earnings season.
Futures gained Monday as French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German chancellor Angela Merkel met in Berlin to discuss ways to boost growth in the euro zone and to finalize a deal to increase fiscal coordination within the currency union.
Netflix has a lot to prove in 2012, specifically how successful it can be in the U.K. and Ireland. The company, whose stock lost 70 percent of its value just in the past three months, is so confident in the future of its streaming business overseas that it is even willing to take a loss in the new year.