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  • May 5- Walt Disney Co's quarterly revenue beat analysts' expectations, helped by increased spending by visitors at its theme parks and strength in the company's TV networks business. The sequel opened last weekend with $191.2 million in ticket sales in the United States and Canada- the second-biggest opening of all time. "As much as the quarter itself was strong...

  • But the Overland Park, Kansas, company lost $224 million, or 6 cents per share, for the period ended March 31. The per-share loss was 3 cents greater than analysts had projected, according to a survey by Zacks Investment Research. Revenue at the wireless carrier— in which Japan's Softbank holds a majority stake— declined to $8.28 billion from $8.88 billion and was...

  • May 4- Cablevision Systems Corp said video subscriber losses in the first quarter doubled from a year ago, as the cable TV company's customers continued to shift to lower-priced bundled services from telecom carriers. Cablevision, under pressure to stop consumers from "cutting the cord" and shifting to internet video services such as Netflix and Hulu, has said...

  • Comcast now has more Internet than cable customers Monday, 4 May 2015 | 6:01 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Just before its $45 billion deal with Time Warner Cable collapsed over regulators' fears about a giant cable company's control over the Web, Comcast was racking up more Internet customers. For the first time, the country's largest cable provider, which also owns NBCUniversal, has more Internet subscribers than cable subscribers, Comcast executive...

  • Massive demand for Mayweather-Pacquiao swamps PPV Saturday, 2 May 2015 | 11:00 PM ET
    Manny Pacquiao throws a right at Floyd Mayweather Jr. during their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Customers hoping to watch the matchup between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao via PPV reported difficulties ordering the match.

  • NEW YORK— Comcast, which reports financial results on Monday, faces some tough questions about what's next for the country's biggest cable company after its dreams of a far-reaching network collapsed with the death of its $45 billion Time Warner Cable deal. Comcast, which owns NBCUniversal, wanted Time Warner Cable to bulk up its business-services division,...

  • April 30- Viacom Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday though the media company is still struggling to turn around advertising declines in the United States. Viacom, the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, has been challenged over the past several quarters because of drops in Nielsen ratings and changing TV viewing habits,...

  • April 30- Time Warner Cable Inc on Thursday reported a bigger-than-expected rise in video subscriptions for the first quarter but gave no indication of any merger deals after Comcast Corp withdrew its bid to buy the company. Since the Comcast deal was called off on Friday after U.S. regulators raised concerns, questions have arisen about whether Time Warner...

  • NEW YORK— Time Warner Cable had a record quarter for subscriber growth on the heels of its failed deal with Comcast and as cable TV rival Charter is expected to try to buy the company. As Time Warner Cable waited for regulators to approve or deny its Comcast deal, it invested in customer service and other areas to grow its customer base. Philadelphia- based Comcast...

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 6:14 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $34.76. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $50.47.

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 2:53 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $34.79. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 24 or. 5 percent, to $50.31.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 10:45 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $34.69. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 10 or. 2 percent, to $50.45.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 77 or 2.3 percent, to $34.86. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 47 or. 9 percent, to $50.55.

  • April 28- T-Mobile US Inc reported first quarter results that slightly beat expectations as investments to increase subscribers led to an addition of 1.8 million net customers and users defected to other networks at a lower rate. T-mobile shares were up 2.2 percent in afternoon trade at $34.81 on the New York Stock Exchange, soaring over 29 percent year to date.

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 72 or 2.1 percent, to $34.81. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 36 or. 7 percent, to $50.44.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 10:39 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 31 or. 9 percent, to $34.40. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 22 or. 4 percent, to $50.30.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:06 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $34.09. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $50.08.

  • REUTERS BUSINESS NEW SCHEDULE AT 1830 GMT/2:30 PM ET Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 2:38 PM ET

    Apple Inc is expected to report a 20 percent increase in quarterly profit and that iPhone sales in China surpassed those in the United States for the first time., expect by 1930 GMT/ 4:30 PM ET, by Bill Rigby, 200 words). -BARRICK GOLD-RESULTS/, expect by expect by 1930 GMT/ 4:30 PM ET, 200 words). U.S. stocks move lower as healthcare stocks led by Amgen drag on the three major...

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 20 or. 6 percent, to $34.21. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $50.06.

  • April 27- ESPN sued Verizon Communications on Monday for breach of contract involving a new pay TV offering, as the cable sports network fired the latest volley in a mounting battle with the telecommunications company. ESPN, a unit of Walt Disney Co, said in a legal document sent to the Supreme Court of New York State that Verizon violated its obligations "under...