AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson tells CNBC from Davos he sees opposition to the Time Warner mega-merger fading as details emerge.
This is a "basic" vertical merger, says Randall Stephenson, AT&T CEO, providing his thoughts on the likelihood of a deal between AT&T and Time Warner.
Randall Stephenson, AT&T CEO talks about his "good" meeting with President-elect Trump, tax cuts and the implications of regulations.
WASHINGTON— President-elect Donald Trump's meetings with CEOs seeking federal approval for major mergers are raising red flags for ethics lawyers concerned that about the possible erosion of a firewall between the regulators tasked with approving the billion-dollar deals and the White House. On Thursday, Trump sat down to discuss jobs with the chief...
Donald Trump's meeting with AT&T's chief executive focused on job creation instead of the company's pending merger with Time Warner.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on the meeting between President-elect Trump and AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson.
NEW YORK, Dec 13- AT&T Inc on Tuesday launched exclusive content from pop star Taylor Swift, part of an effort to distinguish its new DirecTV Now streaming television service in a crowded online entertainment market. It is available to subscribers of DirectTV Now, as well as DirecTV and U-Verse, the Dallas- based company said. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson told...
WASHINGTON, Dec 7- AT&T Inc's planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc will increase innovation and bring "better-priced options" to consumers upset by high cable bills, AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson told lawmakers on Wednesday. Senator Al Franken, also a Democrat, expressed the same concern and pressed Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes on...
Jennifer Fritzsche, Wells Fargo Securities senior telecom analyst, and Craig Moffett, MoffettNathanson founder and senior analyst, discuss the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the AT&T-Time Warner merger. CNBC's Julia Boorstin weighs in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks to Mark Cuban, AXS TV chairman, on the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner, and President-elect Donald Trump's tweets.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks to AT&T CEO Randall Stevenson about the company's proposed merger with Time Warner.
In a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the AT&T-Time Warner merger, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes answers questions about leverage and incentives from the deal.
WASHINGTON, Dec 7- AT&T Inc Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson told U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday that his company's planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc would increase innovation, bring "better-priced options" to consumers and "reshape the competitive landscape." "By owning Time Warner content, we will be able to innovate more quickly,...
He is making the argument today at a Senate antitrust hearing, Recode reports.
In a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the AT&T-Time Warner merger, Mark Cuban, AXS TV chairman, speaks about the changing face of media and content.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with AT&T CEO Randall Stevenson and Time Warner Jeff Bewkes as they arrive for a hearing in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- AT&T Inc's new streaming television service, DirectTV Now, has so far exceeded expectations, AT&T's CEO Randall Stephenson told investors on Tuesday. AT&T acquired DirecTV for $48.5 billion last year, making it the largest U.S. pay-TV operator with 25.3 million video subscribers, in a push to diversify into the media and entertainment business.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on comments made by AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson at the Business Insider Ignition conference about the Trump administration.
Dec 6- Wall Street was little changed in choppy trading on Tuesday, as gains in bank and telecom stocks were offset by losses in utilities and materials. Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan said at an investor conference that the bank's profits were likely to be hit in the short term by higher interest rates, but on longer term, the hike would be beneficial.
Dec 6- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday, as gains in telecom services were offset by losses in energy stocks following a drop in oil prices. Brent crude prices fell over 2 percent, the first decline in five days, after data showed an increase in output from major producers, just days after OPEC and Russia agreed to a production cut. U.S. stocks have climbed...