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  • 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- Viacom Inc, owner of Paramount Pictures and cable channels Comedy Central, MTV and Nickelodeon, reported an unexpected fall in quarterly revenue as weak cable ratings depressed income from advertising in the United States. Viacom, controlled by billionaire Sumner Redstone, said domestic advertising revenue fell 5 percent in the second quarter...

  • April 24- Fifteen years and 31 trading days. A lot has changed- Apple Inc, now the most highly valued U.S. public company, had a meager $4.49 share price and certainly was not on Wall Street's hot list. Nasdaq value April 23 2015 March 2000 $8.2 trillion $6.6 trillion Nasdaq P/E April 2015 March 2000.

  • Early movers: BA, KO, TMO, NLSN, AN & more Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 7:58 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • *West Africa produces 70 percent of world's cocoa. Other African companies such as Ghana's Golden Tree use local cocoa but import milk powder and sugar. Multinationals such as Nestle mass produce chocolate in South Africa for the continent's consumers and source ingredients globally.

  • LONDON, April 16- Diageo, the world's largest spirits maker, reported slower quarterly trading on Thursday, hurt by tough comparisons in Britain and retailers reducing inventory in Southeast Asia. Diageo shares were down 2.9 percent at 1911 pence by 0837 GMT. Analysts were hoping for signs of improvement in the United States, Diageo's largest profit driver,...

  • Diageo quarterly sales fall Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 2:23 AM ET

    LONDON, April 16- Diageo, the world's largest spirits maker, reported slower quarterly trading on Thursday, hurt by tough comparisons in Britain and retailers reducing inventory in Southeast Asia. The quarterly report is the last of its kind for Diageo, which will do only half-year reporting from next financial year. Analysts were hoping for signs of...

  • Analytics firm Retail Next raises $125 mln in new funding Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 7:30 AM ET

    CHICAGO, April 15- In-store analytics firm Retail Next has raised $125 million in a fresh funding round from investors led by private equity firm Activant Capital Group, the company said on Wednesday. Other investors including August Capital, Star Vest Partners, Nokia Growth Partners, Qualcomm Ventures and card company American Express also invested in the...

  • Time Warner and Viacom move away from Nielsen Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 2:52 PM ET
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    Time Warner and Viacom are attempting to focus on result focused ads.

  • Heinz Co, owned by 3 G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, is buying a majority stake in Kraft Foods Group Inc to create the third-largest North American food company, executives said on Wednesday. Company Annual sales Brands PepsiCo Inc $37.2 bln Pepsi, Lays, Tropicana,. *Reuters calculations based on data from annual report All figures for...

  • March 10- Happy anniversary, Nasdaq. A lot has changed- Apple Inc wasn't even on the radar then. Nasdaq value March 2015 March 2000 $8.01 trillion $6.6 trillion Nasdaq P/E March 2015 March 2000.

  • 'SNL' 40th anniversary bash watched by 23 million Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 12:55 PM ET
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    The Nielsen ratings company says NBC's "Saturday Night Live" 40th anniversary bash has drummed up a huge audience

  • Early movers: TIME, AVP, RIO, NLSN, CSCO & more Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 7:45 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Netflix earnings: What the Street is looking for Monday, 19 Jan 2015 | 4:18 PM ET

    As Netflix prepares to release its Q4 results, analysts point to one particular albatross weighing on the streaming service's shares: user growth.

  • Spotify shakes off Taylor Swift spat as users hit 60M Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 8:44 AM ET
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    Spotify added 2.5 million paying subscribers and 10 million users in the last two months of 2014, despite a backlash from stars.

  • Midday movers: Chevron, Hess, Morgan Stanley & more Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 12:55 PM ET
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    Some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • In Disney's hands, fairy tales grow up Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 1:51 AM ET

    Audiences seem to be falling out of love with traditional fairy tales and their happy endings.

  • Midday movers: Delta Air Lines, Exxon Mobil & more Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:05 PM ET
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    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • What will Nielsen's streaming measurement reveal? Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:02 PM ET
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    Nielsen's measurement of online streaming may help companies evaluate licensing of shows and see how many people still watch on TVs.

  • Early Movers: LOW, SPLS, PETM, DRI, DG & more Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 8:12 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.