Comcast tapped JPMorgan for advice as it evaluates a potential bid for Time Warner Cable, people familiar with the matter said.» Read More
The job losses in this downturn are hitting workers across all income levels and job categories, and the cuts are swifter and broader than in past recessions.
In this Web Extra, the traders reveal how they're playing earnings from Cisco, News Corp., Transocean and more.
The new search advertising deal between Yahoo and Google is unlikely to win U.S. antitrust approval, and therefore may open the door to a new bid for Yahoo from Microsoft, an analyst said.
With investors bracing for a nasty recession many are wondering if the entertainment industry could be recession-resistant?
In this economic environment I think it's particularly important to point to companies that are bucking the trend and those Wall Street analysts have shined their spotlight on.
The volatility on Wall Street this week sent cable and satellite TV stocks down through the week, recovering a bit in Friday trading.
No more Hollywood nights in those Hollywood hills for Rick Wagoner. General Motors is pulling out of its longtime sponsorship of the Academy Awards leaving ABC without...
Time Warner said it would split AOL's dial-up Internet and advertising businesses into separate divisions by early 2009, a move that could ease a sale or merger of either business.
Comcast, the largest U.S. cable service provider, posted a higher quarterly profit as it gained market share in phone and Internet services and controlled expenses, sending shares up 6 percent.
We’ve seen some real tear jerkers in our day but this story looks unusually sad. On Monday Lehman Brothers cut the stock ratings on Disney, Time Warner, CBS and News Corp.
Verizon Communications announced better than expected second quarter earnings before the bell. Earnings rose 12 percent, driven by its wireless business, as the company gains marketshare, adds net new subscribers and improves turnover rates.
Verizon Communications posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Monday on strong wireless sales and improved margins, offsetting a fall in landline users.
Unfortunately, no, for Time Warner. Cramer explains why the stock is down Monday.
Time Warner discussions to merge or sell its AOL internet division with Microsoft or Yahoo have taken on new urgency ahead of Yahoo's Aug 1 shareholders meeting, a source familiar with the discussions told Reuters on Tuesday.1st paragraph of story should go here
Fort Pitt Capital Group's Kim Caughey is charged up about General Electric.
Is Yahoo a buy on optimism that it might get back together with Microsoft?
There's a new twist in the Microsoft Yahoo saga and it sent shares of the Internet firm soaring. Should you hop on?
By anyone's reckoning, it was a rough week. Crude oil continued its relentless climb; banks and brokerages gave hints of more discouraging news; government data pointed to a weak economy; even strong companies like Nike, Oracle, and Research In Motion issued cautious guidance; and Federal Reserve policymakers, widely perceived as powerless to help, left interest rates unchanged. But all week, even through the worst of the market's sell-offs, CNBC guests offered
There are a lot of downdrafts in the media-business atmosphere right now, but Tuna Amobi of Standard and Poor's has "strong-buy" ratings on a couple of high-profile companies.
Three of the country’s largest Internet service providers are threatening to clamp down on their most active subscribers by placing monthly limits on their online activity.