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Time Warner's stock is trading near an 18 month closing high ahead of its quarterly earnings report tomorrow morning.
Discovery Communications reported 42 percent higher quarterly profit of 39 cents per share, a nickel higher than analyst expectations. The company reported 8 percent higher revenue of $879 million, and raised its full-year outlook.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, April 29.
Time Warner Cable's stock added over seven and a half percent Thursday on higher subscriber numbers for all three of its services: home Internet, home phone, and digital cable. The company earned 60 cents a share, up from 48 cents in the year-earlier period.
Better subscriber numbers, higher revenue per subscriber, and higher advertising helped Comcast beat Wall Street expectations.
Wednesday morning before the bell Comcast will be the first of the media giants to report its quarterly earnings.
DISH Network has been largely trading sideways since early March, but options are positioning for shares to rally in the next month.
The FCC took a major hit in the net neutrality war this week, as a court ruling has determined companies can control internet usage on their pipes. So what's next for the FCC?
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What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Verizon has invested $29 billion to bring its FIOS Internet and TV service to 18 million homes, and now it's announced it's not going any further.
All eyes are on the U.S. for upcoming jobless numbers for more market movement, said Sean Fenton, portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners. He shared his best investment plays.
Cable providers and content creators are battling over fees and consumers are bearing the brunt of it. Now the FCC is considering getting involved.
Fifteen minutes into the Academy Award presentation, Cablevision and WABC announced that they've finally made enough progress to put the show on the air.
"The Hurt Locker" is the lowest grossing film to ever win best picture and Kathryn Bigelow is the first woman to win 'Best Director.'
As Chairman of the Commerce Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet, he just weighed in on Cablevision and WABC's negotiations that could leave 3.1 Cablevision customers without ABC's Oscars broadcast on Sunday.
Disney's ABC and Cablevision are battling over fees, and now Cablevision subscribers in the tri-state area may not get to watch the Oscars on Friday night.
CEO Jeffrey Bewkes has turned this company around, Cramer says, making it a buyable stock once again.
After Wal-Mart tried and failed to take on Netflix with a streaming video rental system it launched three years ago with HP. Now, its acquisition of Vudu aims to take that competition to the next level.
CBS is more reliant on ads than any of the other media giants: the good news is that its results show a gradual ongoing recovery in the ad market.