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Nov 5- Walt Disney Co reported a rise in quarterly profit that beat Wall Street forecasts as cable networks including ESPN brought in higher advertising revenue and collected more fees from pay TV distributors. The company's net income rose to $1.61 billion, or 95 cents per share, from $1.50 billion, or 86 cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding items, the company...
Nov 5- Walt Disney Co reported lower-than-expected revenue for the fourth quarter and said it lost subscribers in some of its cable networks. Cable networks such as Disney have been hurt by consumers switching to online streaming services such as Netflix Inc and Hulu- a trend known as "cord-cutting." Disney's net income rose to $1.61 billion, or 95 cents per share,...
Nov 5- DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc reported a surprise profit for the third quarter as the Hollywood studio earned more from licensing its content and benefited from the DVD and Blue-ray releases of "Home", its only movie this year. DreamWorks is focusing on strengthening its TV business by signing lucrative licensing deals with video streaming company...
LOS ANGELES, Nov 4- Time Warner Inc on Wednesday re-ignited concerns that U.S. consumers are shifting to Internet television faster than expected and creating challenges to major media companies that have thrived with programming on pay TV. Traditional media companies' shares fell after Time Warner said during its quarterly conference call that it needed to...
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