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Time Warner is working on splitting AOL's audience and access businesses and running the two as independent entities, Chief Executive Jeffrey Bewkes said.
Stocks advanced Wednesday after a government agency reported that the U.S. gasoline supply rose to its highest level in nearly 14 years.
There's a calm in the market after yesterday's searing downdraft but traders expect sellers to keep trying to turn up the pressure. But so far though, the market is gaining ground. One trader said that financial stocks were turning negative early, but they've been lifted in part by shorts covering positions this morning.
Stocks index futures rose well above fair value Wednesday, indicating a higher open as investors in Europe showed some resilience after Asian markets took a drubbing.
Futures are up slightly after yesterday's 90 percent downside day. The problem with yesterday is that it clearly reinforced the notion that we are still in a downtrend; many now expect the January lows to be tested. The Dow is down nearly 500 points in the last two trading sessions.
Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes will announce restructuring efforts that include a plan to divest the media company's cable assets and to break up its AOL properties later in the year when he speaks to investors Wednesday, the Washington Post reported.
Recession fears shook the markets Tuesday and credit jitters will likely continue to trouble stocks Wednesday.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Who will be the winners and losers as media and metals report earnings this week. Also what's the trade as retailers release sales figures, Thursday?
Google's effort to raise antitrust concerns about Microsoft's $42 billion bid for Yahoo has several flaws, analysts said.
Microsoft said Monday it may borrow money for the first time in its history to fund a portion of its $44.6 billion unsolicited offer for Yahoo.
What do a jewelry retailer and a media monolith have in common? Matthew Kaufler. Kaufler's Touchstone Value Opportunities Fund is up an average of 17.29 percent a year over the last five years. He offered CNBC his favorite stocks.
Yes, it's true, after nearly four months and seemingly endless picket lines, the writers and the producers are close to a deal. After the Directors Guild renegotiated its contract, the Writers Guild leadership sat down with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) -- and this time, Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Bob Iger and Fox's Peter Chernin were leading those negotiations.
Would a Yahoo/Microsoft merger make AOL more attractive to a buyer?
Microsoft said Monday its $44.6 billion unsolicited offer for Yahoo was priced to make it easy for the company to accept, and it expects Yahoo's board and shareholders to agree to the buyout quickly.
The week ahead may be volatile, but markets are greeting it with less anxiety than we've seen in several weeks.
Microsoft's proposed acquisition of Yahoo would marry the world's biggest software maker with a leading Internet media company, shaking up the online market.
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Illegal downloading outpaces legal downloading alternatives by 20-to-one. Record companies may have grown their digital music revenue by 40 percent over the past year, but that's so far from enough to keep up with the death of the CD business.
If you're an entertainment buff, you can't miss the significant presence of Scientology. Over the past few weeks, dozens of people have e-mailed me links to Tom Cruise's Scientology rant -- more accurately, it's his acceptance of a Scientology award -- and it's so bizarre...