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Barclays Reaffirms "Underweight" Rating for Viacom
's stock had its "underweight" rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Barclays in a report released on Thursday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
What Did TV CEOs Tell Investors About the Weak Ad Market?
Now that second-quarter earnings are over for the media sector, we can finally take a good look at what senior media company executives actually said on calls to investors when they were in the hot seat at the end of the summer.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Nickelodeon explores a new, more mature Dora
Fatima Ptacek and Dora pose for a photo at the NASDAQ Stock Market closing bell in New York's Times Square.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Vantage Media Rolls Private Ad Marketplace Product
Los Angeles-based Vantage Media , the advertising technology company led by Patrick Quigley, said last week that it has launched a new product, providing a private, self serve, real-time bidding marketplace for publishers.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Cable companies now selling more broadband than video. Duh.
The cable companies have been far more excited about selling broadband than selling video for a long time now.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
When The Aggressive Distribution To Shareholders Is Promising
Some companies offer a very high distribution to their shareholders. However, this does not guarantee a great profit to the shareholders.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Viacom Demands Cablevision Lose Rights to MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central
Viacom is ramping up its defense of an antitrust lawsuit brought by Cablevision by alleging the cable operator committed fraudulent inducement in the parties' last TV carriage deal.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Morning Media Newsfeed: Fox, Time Warner Issue Earnings | Coulson Charged With Perjury
Fox, Time Warner Deliver Dueling Earnings Reports, Both Positive How dead is the Fox-Time Warner deal? So dead that Rupert Murdoch hopped on his company's quarterly earnings call on Wednesday to drive home the point that his giant media company, 21st Century Fox, really is walking away.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Superhero 'Turtles' swing back onto big screen in new mutation
The teenage mutant heroes in a half shell are battling their way back to movie screens with teen crushes, insecurity, rage and a hankering for pizza in a franchise reboot for a new generation.
Markets Mostly Flat; Viacom Posts Downbeat Earnings
Following the market opening Wednesday, the Dow traded up 0.01 percent to 16,430.88 while the NASDAQ tumbled 0.02 percent to 4,351.99.
Viacom (VIAB) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS
Viacom released its earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported $1.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.44 by $0.02, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports.
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Viacom 3Q profit slips, revenue declines
Viacom's fiscal third-quarter net income fell 5 percent, hurt in part by weakness in its filmed entertainment unit.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Nickelodeon's School of Rock TV Series Coming in 2015 Ahead of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Stage Musical
Today, Viacom Inc.'s Nickelodeon and Paramount Television divisions announced that they are teaming up for the first time to produce the new live-action, musical-comedy series SCHOOL OF ROCK, based on the 2003 hit film from Paramount Pictures .
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Paul Heyman Says It's Time to Move on From ECW
Paul Heyman Says It's Time to Move on From ECW Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.01.2014 Heyman talks about TNA's ECW revival and more... - Paul Heyman did another interview promoting his new DVD, this time with Newsday.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Verizon Digital Media Services and thePlatform Form Strategic...
Verizon Digital Media Services and thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and an independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced a new strategic alliance to accelerate major media and pay-TV operators' plans for multiscreen video delivery.
More Details on Spike TV's Current Relationship with TNA
More Details on Spike TV's Current Relationship with TNA Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 07.30.2014 Why has Viacom not commented on the situation? - Per a report from The Wrestling Observer , Spike TV parent company Viacom is not planning on commenting on the current situation with Spike TV not planning to renew Impact Wrestling.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
CBS' Jim Gaffigan Comedy Moves to TV Land With Series Order
Repeat episodes of "The Gaffigan Show" will air on fellow Viacom-owned cabler Comedy Central a week after their debut.
Forrest Gump Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Exclusive One-Week IMAX Release On Sept. 5
Home Entertainment today announced that will get an exclusive one-week IMAXA re-release, coinciding with the 20th anniversary of the film's original theatrical release in 1994.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Alfredo Jaar's iconic 1987 Times Square intervention 'A Logo for America' returns in August
This August, The Times Square Advertising Coalition and Times Square Arts, in collaboration with the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, present a reenactment of Alfredo JaarA's iconic 1987 intervention in Times Square, A Logo for America.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Consumers Coming to Accept Native Advertising Done Right
Brainstorming about the future of digital consumption can leave you overwhelmed by the possibilities, but data released from YouGov--a global research and consulting organization--sheds some light on the emerging expectations of today's youth.