21st Century Fox


  • Early movers: HSP, LB, SIRI, YUM, CME & more Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 7:49 AM ET
    NYSE New York Stock Exchange traders markets

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Feb 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc cut its profit forecast for the next financial year after the dollar strengthened and as more viewers and advertisers swap its broadcast networks for on-demand TV. Fox expects a profit in "the mid $7 billion range" for the financial year ending June 2016, Chief Operating Officer Chase Carey said after the company reported...

  • UPDATE 1-Cable business, films help Fox beat estimates Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 5:07 PM ET

    Feb 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's quarterly profit beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher affiliate and advertising revenue in its cable business and the box-office success of "The Maze Runner" and "Gone Girl". Shares of the company, which owns cable networks such as Fox News and FX Networks, rose 2.4 percent in extended trading. Net income attributable to...

  • After-hours buzz: Yum, Keurig, Under Armour & more Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 5:00 PM ET
    New York Stock Exchange NYSE

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Yum, Keurig, Under Armour & more.

  • Fox second-quarter revenue beats analysts' estimates Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 4:13 PM ET

    Feb 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's quarterly revenue beat analysts' estimates, helped by growth in its cable network and film studio businesses. Net income attributable to shareholders jumped to $6.21 billion, or $2.88 per share, in the second quarter Dec 31, from $1.21 billion, or 53 cents per share, a year earlier. The company, helmed by media mogul Rupert...

  • Wall Street eyes oil as rebound fades Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 8:54 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures are signalling a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday, as a tentative rebound in oil prices fades.

  • Wall Street watches oil as rebound fades Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 5:59 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures are signalling a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday, as a tentative rebound in oil prices fades.

  • News Corp won’t face US charges on hacking scandal Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 1:11 AM ET
    Rupert Murdoch

    News Corp and 21st Century Fox will not face charges in the U.S. over payments to officials or phone hacking, the U.S. Department of Justice has said.

  • Feb 2- The United States Department of Justice has decided not to prosecute News Corp or its sister company Twenty-First Century Fox after completing an investigation of scandals in Great Britain involving phone hacking and alleged bribery of public officials. The end of the probe, disclosed by News Corp in a regulatory filing on Monday, comes after the U.S....

  • Stocks close up sharply, boosted by Greece and oil Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed sharply higher on encouraging news from the Eurozone and stronger oil prices.

  • Getting millennials to pay for TV: Time Warner CEO Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 12:08 PM ET
    Jeffrey Bewkes, chairman and CEO of Time Warner Inc.

    Providing choice is key to getting young people to actually pay for programming, Time Warner Chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes tells CNBC.

  • LONDON, Jan 29- Britain's dominant pay-TV group Sky plans to launch a mobile service from 2016 through a deal with O2 owner Telefonica, ramping up the pressure in the country's already crowded communications market. Sky, which raced to become the country's second-largest provider of home broadband after entering the market just seven years ago, will offer...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 29- Time Warner's HBO is preparing to sell a standalone service over the Internet for the first time, in one of the most closely watched moves in pay TV history. The idea was that the technology would not only support HBO but potentially other Time Warner offerings, such as Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. But these sources said that much of the plan...

  • The 4 oldest CEOs in America Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 11:32 AM ET
    Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway answers questions at a press conference at which Detroit was named the 11th city to be included in the $500 million Goldman Sachs initiative at Ford Field.

    It is a surprise to some investors to learn there are CEOs working well into their 80s and 90s, USA Today reports.

  • Investor buys Google, other ‘platform’ plays Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:00 AM ET

    Ann Winblad, member of the "Squawk Box" Platinum Portfolio Challenge, likes tech companies such as Google that form the backbone of Silicon Valley.

  • The film, directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper as a Navy Seal sharpshooter, has now taken in more than $200 million in U.S. and Canadian theaters since opening wide on Jan. 16. But audiences continued to flock to see Eastwood's big hit, "American Sniper," which Warner Bros, the Time Warner Inc unit that released the film, has called a "...

  • Jan 22- The S&P 500 index will become 505 after Comcast Corp, Twenty-first Century Fox Inc and News Corp add new share classes. S&P Dow Jones Indices said it changed its methodology to include all publicly listed multiple share class lines separately for each index after reviewing client feedback. Before the additions announced on Thursday, the index already...

  • Early movers: UNH, AAPL, NSP, NFLX, AMD & more Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 8:05 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Fox loses U.S. copyright claims over Dish ad-skipper Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 7:50 PM ET

    Jan 20- A U.S. judge has rejected portions of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's lawsuit seeking to stop Dish Network Corp from selling devices that let viewers skip over commercials when playing back shows. District Judge Dolly Gee in Los Angeles rejected copyright claims that Fox had brought over the Hopper, Dish's digital recording device.

  • Jan 20- The mayor of Paris on Tuesday said she intended to sue Rupert Murdoch's Fox News over insults she said the U.S. cable television network hurled at the French capital following this month's massacre at the Charlie Hebdo newspaper. In an interview with CNN's Christiane Amanpour, Mayor Anne Hidalgo said Paris planned legal action because the city's honor...