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Verizon DMS, thePlatform, form strategic alliance
Verizon Digital Media Services and thePlatform have combined the former's suite of video services and the latter's mpx video-management system to form a system they say performs everything from content management to multi-screen delivery.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Why You Should Invest In Comcast
Comcast lost 144,000 video subscribers in the second quarter, compared to the loss of 162,000 customers a year earlier continuing the trend of improving video results.
WSJ Media and Advertising
Rubicon Project Shares Jump after Earnings Results
Automated media buying is a growing area of the advertising industry that aims to help marketers make more effective media decisions and reduce their costs.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Comcast: Universal Continues Strong Year Courtesy Of 'Lucy' And Other Small Budget Films
With the box office down 20% from last summer and the overall box office down 13% it's easy to see why movie studios may be starting to get a little nervous.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Duly Noted: Time Warner Cable-Comcast tie-up could be delayed, thanks to FCC pileup
Bloomberg's Guy Johnson reports on the $9B deal by Twenty-First Century Fox to sell European pay-TV assets to BSkyB and how it may play into the pursuit of Time Warner by Fox.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Should You Buy Comcast, Or This Industry Peer?
We pitch two companies from the broadcasting and cable TV sector, Comcast and DIRECTV, against one another in the latest instalment of our Head-To-Head series.
Verizon's symmetric FiOS speeds take upper hand over cable's upstream DOCSIS limitations
Verizon may be reaching the upper limit of penetration for fiber to the home , but its move to provide symmetric speeds across all of its service offerings shows its desire once again to beat cable with fiber--particularly in the upstream direction.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
July 22, 2014
Stocks to Watch from The Survey - The earnings floodgates are wide open, and investors are digesting a slew of reports from high-profile companies this morning.
Lionsgate and Comcast Partner to Create Immersive Multi-Platform Movie Experiences
New Divergent App Launches Today Featuring Premium Content and Interactive Experiences For Xfinity CustomersBonus Divergent Content Designed for Digital Platforms Debuts in the Xfinity On Demand Digit... /PRNewswire/ --Lionsgate and Comcast today announced the expansion of their partnership to create uniquely immersive multi-platform experiences ... (more)
Comcast: Guidance On Time Warner Cable Deal May Drive Share Price
Management guidance pending Comcast's proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable will most likely determine where the stock trades going forward.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Will SpotXchange Remain A Standalone SSP?
With video ad tech deal activity surging, independent players must decide whether to go it alone, brave the impending volatility of public markets or sell.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Whisper Number: What Will Comcast's Shares Do Post-Earnings?
Comcast is expected to report earnings on Tuesday. The whisper number is 75 cents, 3 cents ahead of the analysts' estimate and showing some confidence from investors.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
New York Post
Fox charges for content with Time Warner acquisition offer
Comcast and CEO Brian Roberts have taken the distribution hill with its $45 billion deal for Time Warner Cable, while 21st Century Fox is charging toward the content zone, with its $80 billion offer last week for Time Warner.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
DISH Network: Moving Ahead Despite Challenges
DISH Network has been consistently delivering decent top-line growth and the trend is expected to continue in the future due to its promising growth initiatives.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Seattle's new tech chief open to city broadband service
Seattle's new technology chief is open to the idea of creating a city-owned broadband service to compete with vendors like Comcast.
Brean Capital Reiterates On Comcast On Potential Significant Value Creation
In a report published Wednesday, Brean Capital analyst Todd Mitchell reiterated a Buy rating on Comcast , and raised the price target from $60.00 to $65.00.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Comcast Is A Capable Competitor
Comcast made headlines earlier this year when it proposed a takeover bid of Time Warner Cable , through a stock swap that would value Time Warner at $45 billion.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Comcast Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
Shares of Comcast have earned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the twenty-three ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Network reports .
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Is Dish Network a Good Portfolio Play?
A rising number of consumers are opting for satellite services due to the reduced costs and increased coverage offered.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Comcast Given New $69.00 Price Target at Pivotal Research
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Pivotal Research's target price points to a potential upside of 26.94% from the stock's previous close.