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  1. Comcast-Time Warner: An Arbitrage Opportunity Worth ConsideringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    In the first article of our Special Situations series, we analyze the current investment case for Time Warner Cable . On February 13, 2014, Comcast announced its acquisition of Time Warner Cable.

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  2. 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Expected To Help Universal Rebound From 'Blackhat' And 'Seventh Son'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... actually translate the adult series to screen. Focus, the specialty division of Universal Studios (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA )), has seemingly risen to that challenge and initial projections have the film reaching the $60 million mark ...

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  3. NBC suspends Williams from top-rated 'Nightly News' for six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... g that story in other venues." The profitability of NBC's news division was a highlight in the network's purchase by Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) as it focused on turning around prime-time ratings.

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  4. Comcast to Participate in Morgan Stanley Investor ConferenceRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Business Wire

    )--On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, Michael Angelakis, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), will participate in Morgan Stanley's 2015 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco, California. A ...

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  5. TV industry investment ideas: Comcast, TWX, CBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... have maintained high leverage including on-demand viewing and a strong grip on broadband subscriptions. She notes Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) is valuable even if a planned merger with Time Warner Cable fails, due in part to its move into content via ...

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  6. Internet Access Remains A Sideshow For CarriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    For the last year, as the Comcast merger with Time Warner Cable has moved through Washington , the debate has centered on what this might mean for the Internet. The answer turns out to be, very little.

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  7. Court awards Sprint $27.6M in optical patent case against ComcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | America's Network

    A federal jury in Maryland has awarded Sprint $27.6 million in damages stemming from claims that Comcast infringed on a number of the service provider's optical networking patents. Following a one-week trial, the jury found that Comcast infringed by "making and using SONET ring networks in particular markets," according to documents released by the court.

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  8. Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal up in the air?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Comcast and Time Warner Cable's $45B merger still remains in limbo, with the DOJ and FCC scrutinizing the deal and Tom Wheeler's new net neutrality proposal. Investors began betting against the combination late last month, with shares of both companies falling sharply before recovering last week.

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  9. NBC Looking For Stability Next Season With Early Drama Renewals And 'Chicago Med' Embedded PilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Association press tour. While the CBS , Fox and CW announcements got a jump on the competition, NBC (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) was strangely quiet until now. In a move designed to promote not just The Blacklist 's ...

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  10. 'Blacklist's' Shift Pays Off For NBC Despite Audiences Defecting From 'Allegiance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... its lead-in and premiered to a dangerously low demo rating. It was another disappointment for NBC's (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) rookie roster as the numbers from Thursday's re-jiggled lineup are in and viewers don't ...

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  11. NBC Tries To Solve Its Thursday Night Dilemma With 'Blacklist' Led Drama SlateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... with the name recognition of established hit "The Blacklist" to launch the revised slate. NBC (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) has long tried to recapture the success it previously had on Thursday nights. For most of the ...

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  12. Comcast Receives A- Credit RatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Comcast has earned an "A-" credit rating from Morningstar . The firm's "A-" rating indicates that the company is a low default risk.

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  13. Will Super Bowl XLIX Break Nielsen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Benzinga

    ... done in the media," Tullo told Benzinga. "[NBC is getting] $4.5 million for the top spots. Obviously that benefits Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) because they own NBC. The big benefit is NBC partners. They're doing the Budweiser ads and they'll probably ...

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  14. NBC Looks To Super Bowl To Boost Ratings For Series Including 'The Voice' And 'The Blacklist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... major studios putting on a full court press this weekend during the Super Bowl as host network NBC (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) has kept five of those expensive ad spots for its own programming including one 60-second ...

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  15. What 'Blackhat's' Failure Means To UniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... bottom line as a result. This past weekend we saw the first big miss of 2015 with Universal's (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) Blackhat , which incidentally comes right around the time we saw 2014's first big miss last ...

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  16. Comcast to occupy entire new skyscraperRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Business Journal

    Comcast Corp. has decided the company will occupy its entire new building - the Comcast Innovation and Technology Center - that is under construction in Center City. David L. Cohen , executive vice president of the Philadelphia cable company, said Comcast has expanded the amount of space it will occupy and will take all of the building's 1.28 million square feet of office space.

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  17. HBO Standalone Streaming Will Drive Growth For Time Warner In 2015 And 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    How many people have cut the cord, cable cord that is, over the years because they either couldn't afford or couldn't justify the monthly expense associated with 200 plus cable channels in order to access HBO? Honestly, not that many, but I see a drastic shift in Premium Cable viewing because HBO is going to offer a streaming service that doesn't require you to sign up for cable with any of the traditional cable brands such as Comcast , Time Warner Cable or DirecTV . Think of it; instead of paying that cable and internet bill of more than $100 per month, you would simply use your internet TV to subscribe directly to HBO.

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  18. Universal Uses Micro-Budget Approach Brilliantly In 2014 With Sequels Key To 2015 SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... because of how low they were to start. It was the year of the micro-budget for Universal Studios (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) as the motion picture powerhouse did what the majority of its rivals failed to in 2014 ...

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  19. Comcast/TWC will create one of the largest local telecom providers, says group of telcosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | America's Network

    A group of telcos, including CenturyLink and FairPoint Communications, has told the FCC that if the Comcast and Time Warner Cable merger is approved, they should not be required to provide the combined company access to unbundled network elements to deliver voice services. Competitive voice service providers purchase UNEs, which are part of a local loop that connects to a DSLAM, a voice switch or both, from the major telcos at regulated rates to deliver voice services over their networks to businesses and residential customers.

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  20. Comcast Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Comcast have been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the twenty-one analysts that are currently covering the company, StockRatingsNetwork reports . Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, thirteen have issued a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company.

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