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  1. Why Viacom's Nickelodeon Is Betting on New Online Subscription ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | TheStreet.com

    Nickelodeon to the list of cable TV networks betting that revenue from standalone online subscription services can help offset declines in advertising. It's a logical bet, but it might not be enough to assuage investors skeptical that CEO Philippe Dauman can make up in subscriptions what he's losing in advertising.

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  2. Why Viacom's Nickelodeon Is Betting on New Online Subscription ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | TheStreet.com

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  3. Earnings Bonanza in the Stock Market Today: GOOG, AMZN, BABARead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Money Morning

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  4. Viacom meets 1Q profit forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of $1.20. Earnings, adjusted for pretax expenses and non-recurring costs, came to $1.29 per share.

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  5. Viacom Reports Higher Revenue and Record Earnings Per Share for December QuarterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    * Adjusted measures referenced in this release are detailed in the Supplemental Disclosures at the end of this release. Results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014 were adjusted for the effect of pension settlements and discrete tax items.

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  6. A sneak peek at Sony's PlayStation Vue internet TV serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | GigaOM

    Sony may have just shuttered its music service , but it's getting ready to launch another media venture: PlayStation Vue, the company's upcoming live TV service, is supposed to launch before the end of the quarter. Sony has been testing the service with a limited number of users in New York since late last year, but in recent days, the company has been inviting a number of new users to this beta test, suggesting that a launch may be coming soon.

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  7. Viacom Becoming A Value PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The stock is trading at historically low multiples and trades at a discount to peers as well as the overall market. 2014 was a tough year for Viacom .

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  8. Hollywood Earnings Season: Ad, Currency Woes to Affect ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    Weak advertising trends and currency effects will be key themes of the latest quarterly earnings season for Hollywood conglomerates, according to Wall Street observers. Investors and analysts have raised advertising concerns since last year, and the strong dollar, in comparison to the euro, pound and other currencies, has been a drag in financial reports of various U.S. companies this earnings season.

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  9. Wedbush Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for ViacomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Wedbush in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a $83.00 price objective on the stock.

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  10. Viacom CEO's 2014 pay rises 19 percent to $44.3 millionRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | KNDU

    Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman's pay climbed 19 percent to $44.3 million last year while the TV-and-film company's stock slumped and its earnings remained flat. The compensation package disclosed in a Friday regulatory filing included a $20 million bonus and stock awards valued at $19.9 million at the time they were granted.

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  11. Redstone's Pay Cut at Viacom as Dauman Gets RaiseRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Bloomberg

    Viacom Inc. Executive Chairman Sumner Redstone, controlling shareholder of the media company, saw his total compensation shrink by almost two-thirds to $13.2 million last year because of a smaller gain in his pension. Philippe Dauman, chief executive officer, got a raise to $44.3 million from $37.2 million a year earlier, the New York-based owner of MTV and Nickelodeon said Friday in a regulatory filing .

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  12. Millennials Place Cars Above Social Media, According to New MTV StudyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    MTV, a division of Viacom , today unveiled its new research study, "Millennials Have Drive," at the National Automobile Dealers Association Convention and Expo 2015, uncovering an increase in young people's passion for cars and car ownership with 3 in 4 young people agreeing they would rather give up social media for a day than their car and 72 percent agreeing they would rather give up texting for a week than their car. Additionally, the study unearthed key points of entry for the automobile industry to win over this segment of the population with more targeted car advertising, increased customization options and a more TRANSPARENT buying process.

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  13. Birmingham, San Diego & More Join the Movement to Bring SELMA to StudentsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Birmingham, San Diego and Trenton, NJ, have joined the massive national campaign by African-American business leaders to raise funds for free student admission to the Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning film "SELMA," expanding the unprecedented movement to a total of 32 locations nationwide. Following the lead of a team of African-American business leaders in New York and across the U.S., funds have been established in these cities that will allow students to see "SELMA" for free at participating theaters while supplies last.

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  14. Birmingham, San Diego and Trenton, NJ, Join the Movement to Bring a oeSELMAa to StudentsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Business Wire

    More Than 300,000 Students in 32 Locations across the U.S. Will See Academy Award Best Picture Nominee "SELMA" for Free )--Birmingham, San Diego and Trenton, NJ, have joined the massive national campaign by African-American business leaders to raise funds for free student admission to the Academy Award -nominated and Golden Globe-winning film "SELMA," expanding the unprecedented movement to a total of 32 locations nationwide. Following the lead of a team of African-American business leaders in New York and across the U.S., funds have been established in these cities that will allow students to see "SELMA" for free at participating theaters while supplies last.

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  15. Rafael Rozendaal's Kissing Silhouettes Coming to Times Square in FebruaryRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Artist Rafal Rozendaal's gorgeous, color changing silhouette of two faces kissing each other, Much Better Than This, will be shown on Times Square's electronic billboards from 11:57 pm to midnight each night in February. This project is a part of Midnight Moment, a monthly presentation by The Times Square Advertising Coalition and Times Square Arts.

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  16. Spike TV Gets Into The Ring With Monthly Premier Boxing Champions SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KXVO

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  17. Societe Generale Initiates Coverage on ViacomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other firms have also recently commented on VIAB. Analysts at Morgan Stanley downgraded shares of Viacom from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating and lowered their price target for the stock from $77.00 to $63.00 in a research note on Tuesday.

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  18. Google, Viacom win dismissal of lawsuit over privacy of kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | SiliconValley.com

    Google and Viacom won dismissal of a lawsuit claiming they violated the privacy of children under 13 even as President Barack Obama is pushing for a law that would protect grade-schoolers' data. Consumers claimed Viacom compiled unique electronic identifying information about children who used its nick.com website, sending that data to Google.

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  19. Judge tosses lawsuit against Google, Viacom over kids’ privacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Seattle Times

    Consumers claimed Viacom compiled unique electronic identifying information about children who used its nick.com website, sending that data to Google. Viacom also put text files known as cookies on computers to gather data it shared with Google, and both companies targeted children for advertising, according to a complaint in federal court in Newark, N.J. U.S. District Judge Stanley Chesler dismissed similar claims in July, giving the consumers another chance to restate their case.

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  20. Google, Viacom Win Dismissal of Suit Over Children's Web PrivacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Re/code

    Google and Viacom won the dismissal of a nationwide privacy lawsuit accusing them of illegally tracking the Internet activity of boys and girls who visited Nickelodeon's website, in order to send targeted advertising. The lawsuit claimed that Viacom secretly kept track of children under the age of 13 who streamed videos and played video games on its Nick.com website, and shared what it learned with Google.

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