Lions Gate Entertainment is in advanced talks to merge with John Malone's premium TV cable network Starz, Los Angeles Times reported.» Read More
Those trades occurred from July to October, the SEC said, most recently enabling Han to earn $397,000 trading ahead of news last month that Goldman client Lam Research Corp had agreed to buy KLA-Tencor Corp in a $10.6 billion deal. A day after that deal was announced and Han had liquidated KLA-Tencor call options he had bought beforehand, the Goldman employee...
MINNEAPOLIS— Minneapolis ad man Pat Fallon, whose upstart firm once led campaigns for luxury automakers BMW and Porsche, has died at age 70, his company said. Originally called Fallon McElligott Rice, the Minneapolis agency was founded during the 1981 recession. Current clients include Arby's, H&R Block, Loctite, Old El Paso, Starz, Under Armour and VH1.
Nov 12- John Malone's Liberty Media Corp said it would reclassify its shares into three new tracking stock groups. Media mogul and Liberty Media Chairman John Malone previously used tracking stocks in 2012 to separate the home shopping services assets of Liberty Interactive Corp from its digital media assets. Liberty Media shares closed at $41.03 on...
CommerceHub would include Liberty Interactive's e-commerce software business and Liberty Expedia Holdings would include Bodybuilding.com LLC and Liberty Interactive's entire 18 percent stake of Expedia Inc, the company said.
Oct 5- Movie and television studio Lions Gate Entertainment Corp is in advanced talks to merge with John Malone's premium TV cable network Starz, Los Angeles Times reported, citing sources. The two companies have held high-level talks for several months and have also considered a variety of partnerships, a source told the newspaper. Starz and Lions Gate were not...
Sept 15- Cable network operator AMC Networks Inc was in preliminary talks to buy billionaire John Malone's premium TV cable network Starz, Bloomberg reported. Starz's shares rose 8 percent to $41.89 in extended trading. Starz ended talks for a buyout last year with potential buyers, including AMC, due to differences over valuation, Bloomberg reported in...
Sept 15- Cable network operator AMC Networks Inc is in talks to buy billionaire John Malone's premium TV cable network Starz, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
In declining to rule on whether Yahoo can spin off its Alibaba stake tax free, the IRS isn't doing shareholders any favors.
Zulily's 49 percent surge can't be what the stock's many short-sellers were looking for.
*Disney shines as Star Wars will make its way to theme parks. *Zulily soars on Liberty Interactive's buyout offer. "The housing data was pretty good," said Michael James, managing director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities in Los Angeles.
*Zulily soars on Liberty Interactive's $2.4 bln buyout offer. *Tesla jumps after Morgan Stanley upgrade. Aug 17- Wall Street erased earlier losses to notch modest gains in late morning trading on Monday after data showed that U.S. homebuilder sentiment rose in August to its highest level in nearly a decade.
*Zulily soars on Liberty Interactive's $2.4 bln buyout offer. *Tesla jumps after Morgan Stanley upgrade. Aug 17- Wall Street began the week lower on Monday after data showed a surprise fall in manufacturing activity in the state of New York in August.
*Zulily soars on Liberty Interactive's $2.4 bln buyout offer. *Tesla jumps after Morgan Stanley upgrade. Aug 17- Wall Street was set to begin the week lower on Monday as oil prices fell towards six-year lows and data indicated that manufacturing activity in New York state contracted in August.
Aug 17- Media mogul John Malone's Liberty Interactive Corp said it would acquire Zulily Inc in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $2.4 billion to tap into the online retailer's younger clientele and its strong mobile presence. Zulily, a website that hosts "flash" sales of clothing primarily for women and children, counts Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba Group...
Liberty Interactive said it would buy Zulily for $18.75 per share, or $9.375 in cash and 0.3098 newly issued share of Liberty Interactive for each Zulily share.
Many recent high-flier IPOs are down big in 2015, and the negative sentiment could spill over to the general market.
June 3- Lions Gate Entertainment Corp could buy television network Starz and other "free radicals" in the industry, media mogul John Malone told the Wall Street Journal. Lions Gate had a 2.3 pct stake in Starz's series A common stock as of March 30. Lions Gate was interested last year in pursuing a merger with Starz, but the two sides could not come to terms over...
The proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable and AT&T-DirecTV deals will be approved, Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei tells CNBC. But he asks at what cost.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Hedge funds aren't changing their stock holdings much despite poor performance compared with the broader stock market.