It will be hard for the DOJ to oppose the AT&T-Time Warner merger, former FCC commissioner Jonathan Adelstein said.
NEW YORK Oct 24- On Monday, Time Warner filed a disclosure at the Securities and Exchange Commission of its $85 billion merger agreement with AT&T. The SEC filing includes a provision notifying investors that Time Warner amended its bylaws over the weekend to direct all shareholder litigation to Delaware Chancery Court. The net effect of this recent precedent,...
*Wall Street rises on flurry of deals, earnings. NEW YORK, Oct 24- U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday, with the S&P 500 hitting a two-week high on the back of strong earnings and a flurry of deal activity, while the U.S. dollar hovered near a nine-month peak against other world currencies. Merger and acquisition activity spurred Wall Street, headed by Saturday's...
*Wall Street rises on flurry of deal activity. NEW YORK, Oct 24- Stock markets rose on Monday, with Wall Street touching a two-week high on several big deals and Europe led by a surge in Spain's IBEX index, while oil prices fell as much as 2 percent on news of the impending restart of Britain's Buzzard oilfield. Merger and acquisition activity spurred Wall Street,...
Conventional financial analysis can't justify the whopping premium on AT&T's $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, says Breakingviews columnist Jennifer Saba.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the deal between Rockwell Collins and B/E Aerospace, and CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on the deal between TD Ameritrade and Scottrade Financial.
Discussing the merger between AT&T and Time Warner with David Burks, Hilliard Lyons, with bull case, and Rich Tullo, Albert Fried & Co., with the bear case.
*Oil prices lower as Iraq seeks exemption from OPEC deal. NEW YORK, Oct 24- Stock markets rose on Monday, with Wall Street higher on several big deals and Europe led by a surge in Spain's IBEX index, while oil prices fell after Iraq said it wanted to be exempt from an OPEC deal to cut production. Merger and acquisition activity spurred Wall Street, headed by Saturday's...
Oct 24- Time Warner Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes could walk away with a $32 million payout if the media company completes its $85 billion merger with AT&T Inc. According a regulatory filing by Time Warner on Monday, Bewkes could receive grants worth twice his annual long-term incentives under terms of the deal. A filing in April showed Bewkes' long-term annual...
CEOs, lobbyists, and investors are kidding themselves if they think Washington will approve the AT&T/Time Warner merger, says Jake Novak.
CNBC's Jim Cramer talks about AT&T's deal to buy Time Warner and what it means for shareholders.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on pushback against the mega deal between AT&T and Time Warner.
Barry Sine, Drexel Hamilton analyst, talks about why he is upgrading Verizon but downgrading AT&T. I think the regulators are going to block AT&T, says Sine.
I put the odds of the dealing getting approved at 70-30, says Jim Stewart, New York Times columnist, talking about AT&T's $85.4 billion bid for Time Warner.
Ken Auletta, "The New Yorker" writer, discusses whether the AT&T-Time Warner deal makes sense.
Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman and CEO, shares his thoughts on the fallout from the AT&T-Time Warner deal
Randall Stephenson, AT&T CEO, and Jeffrey Bewkes, Time Warner CEO, talks about the value this deal brings to shareholders.
Randall Stephenson, AT&T CEO, and Jeffrey Bewkes, Time Warner CEO, discuss the implications of the merger and what it mean for content providers.
Randall Stephenson, AT&T CEO, and Jeffrey Bewkes, Time Warner CEO, discuss why they think the deal does not limit competition.
Randall Stephenson, AT&T CEO, discusses the launch of a new service and why allegations of content restriction are "nonsensical."