Rupert Murdoch Is getting Hammered for This Tweet
Rupert Murdoch, Executive Chairman News Corporation looks on during a panel discussion at the B20 meeting of company CEO's on July 17, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
'More Fergusons' coming, warns media magnate Rupert Murdoch
Rupert Murdoch, the founder and CEO of News Corp., said what's going on Ferguson, Missouri, is likely to replicate in communities around the nation due in large part to the sluggish economy.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
In the Loop: Fair and balanced: Fox PAC supports Democrats, too
The media company, which owns Fox News and whose CEO is Rupert Murdoch, just last month gave Senate Majority Leader And so far this cycle, the Fox PAC has given more money to Senate Democratic candidates than Republican ones.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Brooklyn Inc
A Changing Brooklyn: Williamsburg
Brooklyn, New York has long been a Mecca for publishing types. From Walt Whitman to the Daily News and beyond, the borough continues to breed hungry writers, artists and businesses that can use them.
Why China's Richest Man Could Buy Time Warner
Wang Jianlin's plan for a $1.2 billion Beverly Hills compound might be the next big step toward owning a Hollywood studio Now that Rupert Murdoch has withdrawn his $80 billion bid to buy Time Warner, rumors again are heating up about who could make a play for the media giant.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Guardian' runs anti-Hamas Wiesel ad but support for Israel still ebbs
Ad saying "Jews rejected child sacrifice 3,500 years ago... now it's Hamas's turn" was penned by Elie Wiesel and Rabbi Shmuley Boteach.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions
** British infrastructure company Balfour Beatty has rejected a second proposal from rival Carillion to merge, citing significant risks the 3 billion pound deal would pose to its business.
ValueAct Said to Amass $1 Billion Stake in 21st Century Fox
ValueAct Capital Management LLC, the activist hedge fund run by Jeffrey Ubben, acquired a new $1 billion stake in 21st Century Fox Inc. and has held talks with management, a person with knowledge of the matter said.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Washington Post
News Corp. Misses Profit Estimates as Advertising Sales Decline
News Corp., completing its first full year as a stand-alone company, reported quarterly earnings that missed analysts' estimates for the first time as it struggled in its transition from print to digital.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
News Corp Revenues, Earnings Down Slightly in Fiscal 2014
A year after Rupert Murdoch spun off his newspaper division from TV operations , News Corp on Thursday reported fiscal 2014 revenues of $8.57 billion compared to $8.89 billion last year; and earnings per share of 46 cents, down from 62 cents last year.
Los Angeles Times
Murdoch is 'resolute' in dropping Time Warner bid
CEO Jeffrey Bewkes said Time Warner was big enough to stay independent. He made it clear that he was not a fan of mega-mergers just for the sake of scale.
Fox Earnings Beat Estimates With Film, Cable Unit Gains
With the bid over, Fox executives highlighted record profit from films and gains in cable programming.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Twenty-First Century Fox's (FOXA) CEO Rupert Murdoch on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Twenty-First Century Fox Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Release Call.
The Washington Post
Megadeal Train Rolls On After Son and Murdoch Jump Off: Real M&A
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch withdrew his bid for Time Warner Inc. this week at the same time Japanese tycoon Masayoshi Son abandoned his plans to merge T-Mobile US Inc. with Sprint Corp. Their moves stripped about $100 billion from this year's deal roster and handed losses to traders who had speculated the transactions would get done.
Cybercast News Service
Stocks stabilize; Molson Coors jumps on earnings
U.S. stocks stabilized on Wednesday after earnings from a major beer brewer helped the market stem its recent declines.
Time Warner Second-Quarter Earnings Rise
UPDATED: HBO drives growth as Warner Bros. and Turner also record higher profits and the company launches a new $5 billion stock buyback program after Fox late Tuesday withdrew its takeover bid.
Silicon Alley Insider
10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, QQQ,...
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Aug. 6 Premarket Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know
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Is It Enough? Time Warner Woos Shareholders With $5B Addition To Stock Repurchase Plan
This might catch the eye of Time Warner investors this morning after learning last night that Rupert Murdoch has withdrawn his $80B offer for the owner of Warner Bros, HBO and Turner networks: Time Warner says that its board in June added $5B to its share repurchase effort, bringing the total now to $6.5B.
The Mergers And Acquisitions Boom Hits A Roadblock
Wall Street has been cheering on a mergers and acquisitions boom all year that has been fueling investment banking revenues and investment returns for some shareholders.