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  • US media titans tangled up in cord cutting Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 | 3:49 PM ET

    U.S. media titans keep tripping over cut cords. Healthy profits and outlooks from the likes of Walt Disney and Time Warner this week weren't enough to disentangle them.

  • Trading media stocks on big Disney beat Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 7:29 PM ET
    Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger attends the World Premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” at the Dolby, El Capitan, and TCL Theatres on December 14, 2015 in Hollywood, California.

    "Star Wars" drove strong results for Walt Disney, but some "Fast Money" traders would hesitate to buy the media giant's shares.

  • Wyndham and Viacom are big market movers Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 4:54 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., up $1.58 to $63.21. Coca-Cola Co., up 65 cents to $43.30.

  • Stocks end mostly flat in choppy trade; Yellen eyed Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 4:00 PM ET
    A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. equities closed near the flatline after a choppy trading session, as investors looked ahead to Janet Yellen's testimony.

  • Dow futures plunge 200 on growth worries Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 9:24 AM ET
    The Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

    U.S. futures fell amid a slew of earnings releases, while oil and global growth concerns weighed on investors.

  • Dauman: Viacom outlook distorted Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 9:09 AM ET
    Dauman: Viacom outlook distorted

    After Viacom and 21st Century Fox posted quarterly operating profit in line with Wall Street estimates, CNBC's David Faber reports on comments by Viacom Chairman and CEO Philippe Dauman on the company's future.

  • Viacom revenue hurt by lower ad sales Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 8:36 AM ET
    Viacom revenue hurt by lower ad sales

    James Dix, Wedbush analyst, provides his takeaways from Viacom's quarterly earnings. Domestic advertising is what people are focused on, says Dix. Also Dix weighs in on Viacom's succession plan.

  • Early movers: KO, VIAB, CVS, ITC, TWTR & more Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 8:01 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Stocks sink in divergence with oil Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 7:37 AM ET
    NYSE Traders

    U.S. stock futures were under pressure this morning, after a big drop in Japanese stocks.

  • Viacom beats 1Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 7:01 AM ET

    NEW YORK _ Viacom Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $449 million. The average estimate of 15 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.17 per share. Viacom shares have increased roughly 2 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has dropped slightly more than 9 percent.

  • This has become a scaredy cat stock market Monday, 8 Feb 2016 | 7:08 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Along with the VIX, the fear factor is rising on Wall Street and that could play a role in Tuesday's trading.

  • Stocks end off lows as energy stocks eke out gains Monday, 8 Feb 2016 | 4:00 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed off their session lows on Monday amid a late rally in the energy sector.

  • The rout could continue. Here's why Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 7:07 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Analysts say they would not be surprised to see stocks take aim at January's lows in the week ahead.

  • NYT's Stewart on Redstone: 'King Lear in the boardroom'

    New York Times columnist Jim Stewart weighs in on strong earnings from Comcast, after the company posted better-than-expected Q4 revenue driven by growth its media and entertainment unit NBCUniversal; and the dilemma at Viacom.

  • The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.

  • Many shareholders sour on new Viacom chairman Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 2:32 PM ET
    Philippe Dauman, president and chief executive officer Viacom Inc.

    Viacom is facing big questions about whether its board made the right decision about its leadership as 92-year-old Sumner Redstone steps down as chairman.

  • Uncut: Full interview with Mario Gabelli Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:30 PM ET
    Mario Gabelli

    Check out Mario Gabelli's views on Viacom and the media industry.

  • Pro Uncut: Mario Gabelli on Viacom Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:44 PM ET
    Pro Uncut: Mario Gabelli on Viacom

    Gabelli Funds Chairman and CEO Mario Gabelli, is the second largest Viacom shareholder, and discusses news the company named CEO Philippe Dauman to the Chairman role.

  • Disappointment with Dauman as Viacom chair Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:23 PM ET
    Disappointment with Dauman as Viacom chair

    Viacom activist investor Eric Jackson of SpringOwl Asset Management explains why he doesn't want Philippe Dauman as Viacom chairman.

  • Tough job ahead for Dauman at Viacom Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:16 PM ET
    Tough job ahead for Dauman at Viacom

    CNBC's Julia Boorston reports that Shari Redstone will fight Philippe Dauman's chairmanship at Viacom. Shareholder Mario Gabelli talks about what Dauman needs to do while he's at the top.