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*Sharply divided SEC issues release for public comment. *Another rule: SEC to oversee municipal financial advisers. The SEC declined to address the chief complaint by companies and trade groups who wanted corporations with global operations to be allowed to report median pay only for U.S. employees.
*Sharply divided SEC issues release for public comment. *Another rule: SEC to oversee municipal financial advisers. Among the companies with the highest-paid CEOs are Oracle, Walt Disney, Viacom and Starbucks, whose CEOs in 2012 earned between $28 million and $96 million, according to the compensation data provider Equilar.
*Deutsche, Citi to advise on London flotation-sources. DUBAI, Sept 17- DAMAC Properties, a privately held Dubai property developer, has hired two international investment banks to help arrange an initial public offering of shares in London and join a growing list of Gulf companies seeking overseas listings.
DUBAI, Sept 17- DAMAC Properties, a privately held Dubai property developer, has hired Deutsche Bank and Citigroup Inc to help arrange an initial public offer of its shares in London, two banking sources aware of the matter said. Deutsche Bank declined to comment, while a spokesman for Citigroup in Dubai was not immediately available for comment.
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The Mad Money host says it's time to think about putting money to work. “Let me give you the list I have been working off of,” Cramer said.
Despite massive bombs at the box office, this summer had 15 movies that earned over $100 million, compared with 13 last year.
Worry about the start for Fed tapering is constant, but hand wringers keep focusing on new issues. The topic du jour is the fast-rising yield of the 10-year Treasury note.
Sony and Viacom have reached a tentative deal to stream cable channels straight to your PlayStation, reports the "Squawk Box" news team, discussing the changing television landscape.
CNBC's David Faber reports on media companies that have benefited from this low rate environment, including Viacom.
Will sports be the tipping point in the fight between CBS and Time Warner Cable? Golf fans with TWC service sure hope so because of the PGA Championship this weekend.
In an unusual show of solidarity between rivals, satellite TV provider DirecTV issued a statement applauding Time Warner Cable's decision to drop CBS programming.
Stocks closed modestly higher in thin volume on Friday despite a tepid jobs report. While the report was disappointing, it still showed job growth and may make the Federal Reserve a bit more hesitant about curtailing its bond purchases in September.
When asked "At what age do you expect to retire?" nearly one-third of those with annual earnings of $750,000 or more answered "over 70." Fifteen percent say they never plan to retire.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on Viacom's strong third quarter numbers and Cablevision's earnings rise but drop in subscribers.
U.S. stock index futures were mixed in choppy trading on Thursday, after the U.S. economy created fewer jobs than expected in July.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Most of its revenue is from the cable networks, where ad revenue is expected to rise year over year, as well as from the prior quarter.
Improving ratings and some hit movies are expected to drive Viacom's growth in its fiscal third quarter, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.