U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a weak open on Tuesday, with the ISM report likely to be the main feature of the session.» Read More
Stocks finished slightly lower across the board Tuesday after wavering in a narrow range for most of the session as investors remained cautious amid the ongoing "fiscal cliff" discussions in Washington.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has eliminated almost all of its stakes in Johnson & Johnson and General Electric.
Nov 6- Liberty Media Corp reported a 3 percent increase in quarterly revenue, helped by a rise in subscribers at flagship networks Starz and Encore. John Malone's Liberty Media is trying to gain full control of satellite radio broadcaster Sirius XM Radio Inc, in which it owns a nearly 50 percent stake.
Nov 1- Sirius XM Radio Inc posted better-than-expected revenue growth in the third quarter but fa iled to shed light on company strategy under Liberty Media Corp and its se arch for a new chief executive.
*Lazard raises Liberty Media Corp price target to $143 from $125. *Lazard raises Sirius XM Radio Inc price target to $3.50 from $3. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
NEW YORK-- Shares of Barnes& Noble rose Wednesday after the CEO said advance orders of its new Nook e-readers are much higher than for past Nook devices. That's good news because Barnes& Noble, the largest traditional U.S. bookseller, is investing heavily in its e-book readers and digital library to ward off tough competition from online retailers and discounters.
Oct 10- Barnes& Noble Inc expects its digital Nook and college bookstore businesses to generate combined revenues of $3 billion this year, helped by strong e-books sales growth, and the bookseller said on Wednesday it plans to expand its digital bookstore into nine new international markets by June.
By Jennifer Saba and Peter Lauria. Oct 10- Sirius XM Radio Inc CEO Mel Karmazin said the company will add 446,000 new subscribers for the third quarter and raised its full-year forecast to 1.8 million net additions. Karmazin gave the updated business outlook for the satellite radio broadcaster while speaking at Liberty Media Corp's.
Oct 10- Sirius XM Radio Inc CEO Mel Karmazin said the company will add 446,000 new subscribers for the third quarter and raised its full-year forecast to 1.8 million net additions. Karmazin gave the updated business outlook for the satellite radio broadcaster while speaking at Liberty Media Corp's.
Oct 8- Liberty Media Corp:. *Barclays raises Liberty Media Corp price target to $120 from $108;. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 4- Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Issuer Default Rating for Expedia, Inc.. Expedia's ratings reflect a mix of credit strengths and concerns coupled with a reasonably conservative balance sheet.
NEW YORK-- A Citi analyst on Tuesday raised his rating for Liberty Media Corp. to "Buy" from "Neutral," predicting that the company will soon take control of Sirius XM Radio Inc..
CNBC's David Faber reports on Liberty Media's decision to form two standalone companies: one with Starz assets, and one with all other Liberty Media assets.
"People like me get very conservative -- we go to cash," says Liberty Media Chairman John Malone, commenting on the looming fiscal cliff and uncertainty in the market, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche from the annual Allen & Company's conference in Sun Valley.
Outside the Duchin Lounge at the Sun Valley Resort, Liberty Media's John Malone sounded busy, with his investment in Sirius XM radio top of mind.
Gregory Maffei, Liberty Media president and CEO, discusses his company's chase for Sirius XM Radio and explains why he is petitioning the FCC to reconsider its application to take control of the satellite radio company.
Liberty Media is interested in Sirius XM Radio, so should you be interested in the stock? Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital Markets and Carter Worth, Oppenheimer, offer a technical analysis.
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CNBC's David Faber reports on the details of Liberty Media's intent to assert control over Sirius XM Radio upon FCC approval.