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  • 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.

  • Redstone out: Dauman named Viacom exec chmn Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 11:42 AM ET
    Philippe Dauman, president and CEO of Viacom.

    Viacom names Philippe Dauman executive chairman, replacing the ailing Sumner Redstone after three decades at the helm of the media company.

  • LOS ANGELES— Aging media mogul Sumner Redstone stepped down as executive chairman of Viacom on Thursday and was replaced by CEO Philippe Dauman, a move that immediately disappointed investors. Investment adviser SpringOwl, which holds a stake of undisclosed size in Viacom, had also opposed Dauman's bid for the chairmanship, calling instead for an...

  • Viacom names Philippe Dauman Chairman Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 11:31 AM ET
    Viacom names Philippe Dauman Chairman

    Investors and analysts have lost confidence in Viacom's leadership. Questions remain as Philippe Dauman assumes position as chairman. CNBC's Julia Boorstin explains.

  • Philippe Dauman named Viacom chairman Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 11:16 AM ET
    Philippe Dauman named Viacom chairman

    Philippe Dauman assumes executive chairman position at Viacom as concerns about Sumner Redstone's health grow.

  • Faber Report: Shari Redstone battling Viacom Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 10:34 AM ET
    Faber Report: Shari Redstone battling Viacom

    CNBC's David Faber reports Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman is likely to be named Viacom Chairman, according to sources.

  • Asian stocks directionless ahead of US jobless report Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 10:23 AM ET

    NEW YORK— U.S. stocks posted modest gains Thursday as investors await Friday's closely watched jobs report, which could offer insight about the U.S. economy and help determine whether the Federal Reserve raises interest rates again next month. Many believe the likelihood of another rate increase in March has faded because of recent signs of weakness in the...

  • What's next for Viacom after Redstone shakeup? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 9:14 AM ET
    Viacom offices in New York City.

    Viacom's path forward is uncertain as Sumner Redstone steps down as executive chairman, company watchers said Thursday.

  • Lions Gate says to explore merger with Starz Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 9:02 AM ET
    John Malone, Liberty Media Corp.

    The studio behind the "Hunger Games" franchise has a 2.31 percent stake in class A shares of Starz.

  • Sumner Redstone steps down Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 8:08 AM ET
    Sumner Redstone steps down

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a look at what Sumner Redstone's departure means for CBS and Viacom.

  • Early movers: STRZA, COP, CI , CBS, BZH & more Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 8:06 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 and oil hold on, after big rallies Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 7:38 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stock futures were steady this morning, after a solid rally Wednesday. But Wall Street was still lower for the week, with the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq struck in correction territory.

  • Who will run Viacom? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 6:20 AM ET
    Who will run Viacom?

    Anthony DiClemente, Nomura senior analyst discusses leadership changes at CBS and Viacom on the heels of Sumner Redstone's resignation, and its likely impact on either company.

  • Sumner Redstone resigns as CBS executive chairman Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:09 AM ET
    Sumner Redstone resigns as CBS executive chairman

    It's the end of an era as media mogul Sumner Redstone steps down at CBC and CEO Les Moonves takes the reigns, reports CNBC's Landon Dowdy.

  • Trading media stocks on CBS changes Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 7:10 PM ET
    Sumner Redstone in 2012

    Viacom and CBS shares jumped on leadership changes, and some "Fast Money" traders believe the stocks could climb even more.

  • After-hours buzz: GPRO, CBS, YUM & more Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 6:09 PM ET
    NYSE Trader

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: GoPro, Yum Brands, CBS and more.

  • Statement from Shari Redstone on father Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:40 PM ET
    Statement from Shari Redstone on father

    CNBC's David Faber reports the latest developments regarding Viacom replacing Sumner Redstone.

  • 5 media trades after Redstone's exit Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:00 PM ET
    Sumner Redstone

    The "Fast Money" traders give you 5 trades in the media sector following Sumner Redstone's departure from Viacom.