2 hrs ago
GE's Continued Divestitures Provide Investor Upside
GE is at it again. It sold a 51 percent controlling stake in NBC Universal to Comcast in 2011, completed the sale of the other 49 percent in early 2013, and last year decided to spin-off part of GE Capital into Synchrony Financial .
6 hrs ago
Monterey County Herald
Business digest: Spreckels districts hire business manager
SERVICE DISTRICTS >> Spreckels Memorial District and Spreckels Community Services Districts have hired Paul J. Ingram as business manager/board clerk.
10 hrs ago
Comcast to Participate in Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference
On Wednesday, September 10, 2014, Jason S. Armstrong, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations of Comcast Corporation , will participate in the Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Communacopia Conference in New York City.
15 hrs ago
AT&T to take on Comcast in Cupertino with GigaPower launch
To date, AT&T has targeted Time Warner Cable's footprint with its GigaPower network, but now it will take on Comcast when the 1-Gig service launches in Cupertino.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Dodgers TV Row Fuels Unease Over Comcast-Time Warner Deal
A fee dispute between Time Warner Cable Inc. and its competitors that has left Los Angeles Dodgers games blacked out for most fans is threatening to undermine the merger of the nation's two largest cable-television companies.
What's New from the Oracle Marketing Cloud at Oracle OpenWorld 2014
CX Central is your hub for all things Marketing related at OpenWorld in San Francisco, September 28-October 2, 2014.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Comcast: Strong Upside Potential, Deal Or No Deal
Potential catalyst in the proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable. Deal would accelerate forward revenue and operating cash flow growth drivers, and be accretive to FCF within one year.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Gore sues Al Jazeera America for unpaid millions
Former Vice President Al Gore is suing Al Jazeera America, saying the news network is withholding tens of millions of dollars that it owes for buying Current TV from him and other shareholders for $500 million last year.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Pepperell may get new cable provider this year
On Thursday, selectmen approved the transfer of control of the cable-television license of Charter Communications, Inc., to Comcast Corps.
Kent's ShoWare Center loses marijuana trade show to larger Everett arena
Kent's city-owned ShoWare Center lost out on a potential marijuana trade show to the Comcast Arena at Everett because it's "not big enough," arena officials say.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Meet Comcast's Future Growth Machine
A downside to size, however, is that growth is limited, because most of the company's sales are coming from fairly mature markets.
Short Interest in Comcast Decreases By 7.2%
Shares of Comcast saw a large decline in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 17,520,983 shares, a decline of 7.2% from the July 15th total of 18,871,295 shares, StockRatingsNetwork reports.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Comcast Short Interest Up 7.3% in July
Comcast was the target of a significant increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 78,951,488 shares, an increase of 7.3% from the July 15th total of 73,561,641 shares, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports.
Rebekah Alperin Named SVP of Marketing & Communications at Universal Music Publish
Rebekah Alperin has been named senior vp of marketing and communications at Universal Music Publishing Group, moving on from a parallel position at Kobalt Music Group.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Univision Communications promotes Cuddihy, Rodriquez to executive team
Cuddihy, a former Comcast Spotlight exec, was named president of local media while Rodriguez was appointed chief marketing officer, effective immediately.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
XLY, IBDD: Big ETF Inflows
Comparing units outstanding versus one week ago at the coverage universe of ETFs at ETF Channel, the biggest inflow was seen in the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund , which added 16,500,000 units, or a 21.3% increase week over week.
After Blockbuster Results, Disney's Looking Pretty... But Maybe Not As Pretty As Comcast
With sales growing in each of its segments, Disney looks poised to gain in several ways moving forward but it's possible that some of this growth is just temporary.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Investor's Business Daily
Will Apple's Own Content Delivery Lift Its TV Sales?
Market research firm Strategy Analytics on Tuesday said Apple's TV sales growth has slowed significantly this year in the face of increased competition from the likes of Apple's market share in OTT video streaming has dropped to 27% from 38% in 2012, says Strategy Analytics in a report released Tuesday.
Twenty-First Century Fox's 4th Quarter Looks Ready Soar
Over the past few years, the company has outperformed Disney in terms of revenue growth and both it and Comcast in terms of rising profitability.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Comcast to Forgive Unpaid Bills for Low-Income Families Seeking Internet Access
Comcast announced plans Monday to make it easier for some low-income families to sign up for a program intended to get more kids online at home, dropping a requirement that former customers settle outstanding bills before signing up for the service.