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  1. Comcast shakes up California's broadband market with 2 Gig, 250 Mbps broadband plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | America's Network

    Comcast is hoping to bring a new challenge to the California broadband market dominated mainly by AT&T , announcing that it plans to deliver its 2 Gbps Internet service in 12 of the state's metro markets. Leveraging a fiber-to-the-premises architecture, Comcast will offer Gigabit Pro to customers in the Chico, Fresno, Marysville/Yuba City, Merced, Modesto, Monterey, Sacramento, Salinas, San Francisco Bay Area, Santa Barbara County, Stockton and Visalia metro areas.

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  2. AT&T pre-empts Comcast 2 Gbps threat by launching 1-Gig service in Chicago suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | America's Network

    AT&T is taking a proactive step to get ahead of Comcast's 2 Gbps broadband plans by launching its 1 Gbps GigaPower fiber-to-the-premises service in the Chicago suburbs. Initially serving parts of Elgin, Oswego, Plainfield, Skokie, Yorkville and surrounding communities located throughout the Chicago metro area, AT&T plans to extend the service to Chicago this summer.

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  3. WSJ: Comcast, Time Warner Cable to meet with Justice Dept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Comcast and Time Warner Cable will meet Wednesday with the Justice Department in hopes of negotiating concessions to assuage the department's reported opposition to their $45B merger, The Wall Street Journal is reporting. It's the first time the companies would meet with any regulators -- and the deal is nearing its endgame with both Justice and the FCC.

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  4. 18 Million Reasons My Outlook On Comcast Has ChangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    I recently wrote a bearish piece on Comcast, even after its plan to enter Atlanta with 2 Gbps broadband speeds. However, with Comcast's plan to offer such speeds to 18 million homes, most of my bearish questions have been answered.

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  5. Universal Pauses Sequel Slate For Micro-Budget Horror Flick 'Unfriended'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... "Furious 7," and with "Unfriended," it stands a real chance of extending that momentum. Universal (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA )) proved in 2014 that it didn't need big-budget blockbusters to make a box office splash... but as Furious 7 ...

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  6. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Business Wire

    Century Bancorp, Inc. Announces Earnings for Q1 2015, Up 0.5%; Asset Growth to Record Size of $3.8 BB; Regular Dividend Declared )--Century Bancorp, Inc. today announced net income of $4,959,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, or $0.89 p... SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Quicksilver Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit )--The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States Distri... )--Comcast today announced that Florida Governor Rick Scott has honored the company for its community involvement throughout the state with the Volunteer Florida Ch... 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards Attracts Family Friendly Marquee Sponsors American Girl, BAND-AID ... (more)

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  7. Comcast nails deal to upgrade Atlanta Hawks home courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Comcast Business has amped up its relationship with the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, signing an agreement to consolidate upgrades for data, voice and video at Philips Arena from a variety of competing vendors. The upgrades include PRI trunks over fiber and TV service as well as a dedicated 100-Mbps ethernet connection -- much of which will go to supporting arena visitors.

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  8. Universal's 'Furious 7' Continues To Hit Highs At Box Office, But...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... likely are even more teed up for F8, F8te, Fast & Furious 8 or whatever creative title Universal (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA )) can dream up. Although, is it even feasible to think this type of success can be duplicated? Let's start with ...

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  9. What Fox's Renewal Of 'The Last Man On Earth' Means To The Network And TV IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... clear when they to used the straight-to-series model they also had the same terrible results. NBC (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA )) gave series commitments to Emerald City (cancelled during production) , Aquarius (delayed until summer) , ...

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  10. Comcast's Commitment To Growth Is UndervaluedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Comcast recently announced it was forming a new investment arm aimed at acquiring growth-oriented companies. Comcast indicated that it is clearly focused on making this venture a success by placing long-time CFO, Michael Angelakis, at the helm with $4.1 billion in funds.

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  11. Comcast, Georgia town call truce in right-of-way fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | America's Network

    Comcast and Chickamauga, Ga., have settled a dispute over one of the oldest problems in the telecom and cable industry: How much should the cable MSO pay to get access to the town's utility poles? At one point, it looked as if Comcast would no longer have access to the poles before the two parties negotiated a deal that would make the annual rate per pole accessed from $7.04 to $16.50 along with a retroactive payment for 2012 through 2014. The cable industry is not alone in these fights.

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  12. Cable gets ready to take a big bite out of the wholesale marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | America's Network

    ... powerful player is the ongoing consolidation of the industry. The latest consolidation wave is being headed up by Comcast ( NASDAQ: CMCSA ) and Charter Communications ( NASDAQ: CHTR ). Comcast is waiting for regulatory approval to complete its ...

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  13. Cable hones its wholesale skills in special access, wireless backhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | America's Network

    ... But the cable wholesale services market could be shaken up if two major multi-billion dollar deals are approved: Comcast ( NASDAQ: CMCSA )/Time Warner Cable ( NYSE: TWC ) and Charter Communications ( NASDAQ: CHTR )/Bright House Networks . While ...

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  14. Factors That Could Potentially Trigger Movement In Comcast's Stock PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    We believe that Comcast will continue to lose pay-TV subscribers in the future at a similar rate of decline it has experienced in the last few years. In contrast, we expect steady growth in the broadband operations driven by rising residential and business demand for high-speed data services.

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  15. Parks: One-fourth of U.S. broadband homes see value in home monitoring servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | America's Network

    ... and cable operators have been stepping into the home monitoring game in recent years, with AT&T ( NYSE: T ) and Comcast ( NASDAQ: CMCSA ) being the most aggressive players. AT&T has been pushing out its Digital Life home monitoring services, ...

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  16. NBC's Faith-Based 'A.D.' Gamble Pays Off, While 'American Odyssey' Gets Lost In TranslationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... but it needs new hits to sustain momentum. Investors looking for good news about a new NBC (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA )) series got their wish on Sunday night, as the network's new A.D. The Bible Continues series found a following - but ...

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  17. Why It's Best To Short Or Avoid ComcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The need for Comcast to make major changes in broadband will ultimately lead to hardships within its business and an underperforming or lower stock price. Comcast has every intention of protecting both its existing business and that of Time Warner , which Comcast is paying $45 billion to acquire .

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  18. Comcast beefs up fiber, Ethernet reach in California's East Bay regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | America's Network

    Comcast Business is taking new aim at businesses that reside in three business parks in the Northern California towns of Pleasanton, Hayward and Fremont through a $2 million expansion project of its fiber and Ethernet networks. New customers will be able to immediately take advantage of a host of new Ethernet services, including Ethernet Dedicated Internet, Ethernet Private Line, Ethernet Virtual Private Line and Ethernet Network Services, all of which scale up to 10 Gbps.

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  19. 'Furious 7' Races To Top Of Box Office As Universal Film Enters Record Books With Massive Global HaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... a powerful force for rivals to deal with this year. We knew the seventh installment in Universal's (a subsidiary of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) (NASDAQ: CMCSK )) The Fast and the Furious franchise was going to be a big opener but as the weekend grew so ...

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  20. WSJ: Disney gets into fantasy sports with $250M DraftKings investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to spend more than $500M on ESPN-platform ads in the coming years. A rival company, FanDuel, has backing from Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) -- and while FanDuel can keep advertising on ESPN, it won't get the premium slots that DraftKings will. Compared ...

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