Time Warner Cable Inc


  • CBS, Dish extend deadline to negotiate new contract Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    Nov 25- CBS Corp and satellite operator Dish Network avoided a blackout of CBS TV shows and its heavily watched Thanksgiving Day NFL game as the two sides agreed to extend the deadline into next week in order to hash out the details of a new contract. On Nov. 21, Dish Network Corp and Time Warner Inc's Turner Broadcasting unit "mutually decided" to restore CNN, the...

  • The FCC had asked media companies to disclose their contracts with pay-TV providers as it reviewed AT&T Inc's acquisition of DirecTV and Comcast Corp's merger with Time Warner Cable Inc.. Media companies including Time Warner, Walt Disney Co and CBS Corp had approached the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, saying the FCC's order would...

  • Nov 21- A U.S. federal appeals court has stayed the Federal Communications Commission's order requiring broadcast and cable companies to disclose programming contracts. The FCC had asked media companies to disclose their contracts with pay-TV providers as it reviewed AT&T Inc's acquisition of DirecTV and Comcast Corp's merger with Time Warner Cable Inc..

  • Goldman Sachs Group Inc retained its No. 1 position as M&A adviser with deals worth $877 billion, followed by JPMorgan Chase& Co with $651 billion and Citigroup Inc with $633 billion. The $66.4 billion bid for Allergan Inc by Actavis PLC this week more than doubled the total value of deals in the healthcare sector to $364 billion. Halliburton Co's plans to buy...

  • CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430M: Study Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:20 AM ET
    David Pyott

    CEOs who decided to sell in the 10 biggest U.S. deals this year will rake in $430 million in "golden parachute" payments, according to a study.

  • *D.R. Horton advances after earnings. In the consumer discretionary space, shares of homebuilders rose after D.R. Horton reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and said orders jumped 38 percent, suggesting an uptick in housing demand. D.R. Horton shares rose 2.2 percent to $23.95.

  • *D.R. Horton advances after earnings. *Veterans Day holiday may curb volume. NEW YORK, Nov 11- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday after the Dow and S&P 500 managed to touch fresh intraday records for a fifth straight session in early trading.

  • Obama sparks fears over Comcast-Time Warner deal Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    President Obama's push for net neutrality has investors worried that Comcast will walk away from its bid for Time Warner Cable.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St edges up; Dow, S&P hit fresh records Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    *D.R. Horton advances after earnings. *Veterans Day holiday may curb volume. NEW YORK, Nov 11- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday, as investors paused after a strong rally, but the Dow and S&P 500 managed to edge up to set fresh intraday records for a fifth straight session.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- The Dow and S&P 500 extended their run of record high closes for a fourth session on Monday, led by transportation and healthcare shares. Union Pacific rose 1.8 percent to $120.90, among the top gainers on the S&P 500, while JetBlue jumped 4.2 percent to $13.09. Results late Friday from Berkshire Hathaway showed profit from the BNSF railroad rose...

  • S&P, Dow again rise to record closes amid earnings Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 4:21 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 15, 2014.

    Stocks edged higher on Monday as investors tracked corporate results as the earnings season starts to wind down.

  • Don't sell cable stocks on net neutrality: Cramer Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Protesters march past the FCC headquarters before the Commission meeting on net neutrality proposal on May, 15, 2014 in Washington, DC.

    Cable stocks fell Monday after Obama asked the FCC to toughen Internet traffic rules, but Jim Cramer wouldn't recommend selling.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The following are written statements issued in response to President Obama' s comments on Monday pressuring the federal communications regulator to adopt Internet traffic rules that would treat Internet providers more like public utilities. Moreover, if the government were going to make such a momentous decision as regulating the...

  • Obama asks FCC for strong net neutrality laws Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 2:09 PM ET
    President Obama addressed the threat posed by ISIS extremists, and immigration reform in a wide-ranging interview with NBC's Meet the Press.

    President Barack Obama said the FCC should reclassify consumer broadband service to be regulated more like a public utility.

  • Midday movers: Merck & Co., GoPro, Blackberry & more Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:57 PM ET

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Time Warner Cable Inc was down 3.4 percent; its planned purchaser, Comcast Corp, fell 3. o percent; and Cablevision Systems Corp was 1.8 percent lower. Comcast was by far the most actively traded stock on U.S. markets, with more than 35 million shares changing hands by 11:16 a.m. EST. Obama, who is traveling in Asia, posted a statement and video message online...

  • Network TV may eclipse cable, says CBS' Les Moonves Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 9:31 AM ET
    Les Moonves, president and chief executive officer of CBS Corp.

    Broadcast TV actually fares better than basic cable now, at least in terms of ratings and ad revenue, says CBS CEO Les Moonves.

  • Growing pains for Time Warner's latest spinoff Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 2:03 PM ET
    Joseph Ripp

    After setting free both AOL and Time Warner Cable, it appeared Time Warner was a master of spinoffs. Time Inc. is proving more difficult.

  • Dish far apart on contract as deadline nears-source Sunday, 2 Nov 2014 | 5:26 PM ET

    CBS and Dish are at odds over the monthly price per subscriber the satellite operator, which has 14 million subscribers, would pay to carry CBS. According to media consultant SNL Kagan, CBS's TV stations were averaging 54 cents per subscriber from TV distributors when the Dish deal was signed in 2012. CBS currently averages 89 cents but recent deals have been...

  • REFILE-Comcast spin-off to list on Nasdaq in 2015 Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 2:40 PM ET

    Oct 31- Midwest Cable Inc, the cable company to be spun off from Comcast Corp after it buys Time Warner Cable Inc, said it would list its Class A common stock on the Nasdaq under the symbol "GLCI" in 2015.. Comcast said in April it would divest 2.5 million subscribers across the U.S. This was part of a three-way deal between Comcast, Charter Communications Inc and Time...