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The global media company posted mixed results on Thursday, citing foreign currency fluctuations and lower print advertising revenues.
The studio behind the "Hunger Games" franchise has a 2.31 percent stake in class A shares of Starz.
Viacom and CBS shares jumped on leadership changes, and some "Fast Money" traders believe the stocks could climb even more.
Comcast posted better-than-expected revenue, driven by growth in its media and entertainment unit NBCUniversal.
In other news, Google-parent Alphabet was set to pass Apple as the world's most valuable company, while the winners were declared in the Iowa caucuses.
Virtual and augmented reality is posed to disrupt a range of industries in 2016. Here are some of the companies investing in this new trend.
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings's plan to take on traditional media may sound like a long shot, but his strategy keeps working, the NYT reports.
Amazon walked away as one of the clear winners from the Golden Globes, having picked up two awards for one of its original series.
Data from online platform Ooyala show the cities that watch the highest proportion of sports online.
Virtual reality is set to take off in 2016, as Facebook's Oculus and PlayStation launch their highly anticipated hardware.
MUMBAI, Jan 5- Netflix Inc's global expansion is set to reach movie-mad India, industry executives said, where high-speed Internet connectivity is rapidly spreading among a vast population used to paying pennies for their latest Bollywood fix. Slowing growth at home in the United States has put pressure on video-streaming service Netflix to grow...
These 10 social media savvy CEOs are ruling Twitter, garnering the most retweets and likes on the platform in 2015, according to CrowdTangle.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has reached $1 billion at the box office, achieving the milestone with record-setting hyper speed.
About a dozen local and foreign companies hope to persuade Indians to pay for online video, the New York Times reports.
Despite the success of Disney's latest Star Wars film, some analysts say the company is facing deeper issues, The New York Times reports.
NEW YORK, Dec 10- When health insurer Humana Inc reported worse-than-expected quarterly earnings in late 2014- including a 21 percent drop in net income- it softened the blow by immediately telling investors it would make a $500 million share repurchase. It added around two cents to the company's annual earnings per share, allowing Humana to surpass its $7.50...
Dec 8- Apple Inc has suspended plans to offer a live Internet-based television service and is instead focusing on being a platform for media companies to sell directly to customers through its App Store, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. Apple's plan to sell a package of about 14 channels for $30 to $40 a month has run into resistance from media companies that want...
Tribune Publishing on Monday refuted rumors that the company has put itself up for sale.
Nov 27- Rupert Murdoch, co-chairman of Wall Street Journal publisher News Corp, on Friday said he had "strong word" that the Tribune Publishing Co's newspaper group will be bought by a Wall Street firm, while the Los Angeles Times will be split off and purchased by local investors including philanthropist Eli Broad. In September Tribune's board said the Los...
Nov 27- Wall Street was little changed in light trading on Friday, with consumer stocks falling as investors worried about early reports on the U.S. holiday shopping season and Disney weighed. U.S. stock markets were scheduled to close three hours early at 1 p.m. ET after being shuttered all day Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday. "We're going to get today over...