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  1. Most Cable Nets Lose Viewers, HGTV And Discovery See GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MediaPost

    Only four of 15 networks witnessed gains in overall Nielsen viewership in prime time, with TNT still leading all channels versus a year ago but down 22% to 1.95 million prime-time viewers. Gainers included Fox News Channel, up 9% to 1.93 million; HGTV gaining 13% to 1.6 million; Discovery Channel adding 19% to 1.59 million; and AMC improving 11% to 1.03 million.


  2. MTV spreads out its awards show to get more viewersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WMC-TV Memphis

    MTV boosted the viewership of its annual Video Music Awards, this year hosted by Miley Cyrus, with a little help from its friends. The Nielsen company said just over 5 million people watched the program on MTV on Sunday night, which would have represented a sharp drop from last year's 8.3 million and the 10.1 million who watched in 2013.


  3. TeleSign Launches New Verification API ProductRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    ... ial entrepreneur and longtime Southern California technology executive, with such successes as FrontBridge and Vantage Media under his belt.


  4. Bernie TV Needs Our HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Bernie2016TV, who livestreams all the rallies for us, has just gotten dinged by Viacom and penalized with no streaming privileges until February, 2016. This means they can no longer stream the Bernie events.


  5. Univisiona s IPO uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    The public brawl between Trump and Univision Communications, the country's largest Spanish-language broadcaster, escalated last week after Trump, a Republican presidential candidate, ejected the Univision news anchor Jorge Ramos from a news conference. Already, Univision is fighting a lawsuit brought by Trump after it dropped its telecast of the Miss USA pageant after he made disparaging remarks about Mexicans.


  6. Viacom Is Looking Attractive After Falling 42% This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    Viacom's brands includes iconic cable channels MTV, VH1, Nickelodeon, and Comedy Central but the market is heavily discounting them. The company has historically generated stable cash flow but the market is assuming a 5% decrease in cash flow per year.


  7. Activist Investing: Media Needs A LiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Seeking Alpha

    It's no secret that people are deserting television in droves, cord-cutters, while the level of those never signing up for cable, never-corders, remains high. Yet, writing off the entire industry and comparing it to traditional print media might be a bit premature, especially if you ask Jeff Ubben - the ValueAct Capital founder has been investing more of his fund into 21st Century Fox .


  8. Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates for ViacomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 |

    They now have a $43.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $57.00. 8/23/2015 - Viacom had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank.


  9. New Jillian Michaels show is part 'Shark Tank' part 'American Idol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Business Journal

    Fitness personality Jillian Michaels is hosting a new reality show called "Sweat Inc." for exercise industry entrepreneurs who think they have an idea for the next Soul Cycle or Zumba and want to compete for money and support. Spike television network, a division of Viacom Media Networks , which is based in New York City, announced today that it will debut Sweat Inc. on Tuesday, Oct. 20, and that the show will "set out to find America's next big fitness phenomenon and help turn it into an exercise craze."


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    Wednesday Aug 26 | KMPH-TV Fresno

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  11. Why Disney's Disappointment Has Your AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Seeking Alpha

    That said, we do, however, believe millennials have changed the media landscape, and many have yet to fully accept technology change. On August 4, media giant and consumer spending bellwether Walt Disney put up decent fiscal third-quarter results, but concerns about the future of pay-TV left investors a bit cautious on its outlook.


  12. FTSE falls as US media sector slump drags ITV shares downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Sunday Herald

    ITV was the biggest faller on the London market following a slump in US media stocks on Wall Street that dragged down the free-to-air broadcaster. The stock slipped more than three per cent, as the wider FTSE 100 Index closed down 28.6 points at 6718.5. It came after a healthy US jobs report for last month was seen as adding to the likelihood of an interest rate rise in September by the Federal Reserve.


  13. Summer TV options pose ratings struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | USA Today

    Summer TV options pose ratings struggle Are too many shows hurting ratings for individual series, or are fans finding new places to watch? Check out this story on On a recent episode of 'America's Got Talent,' Sharon Irving performed a memorable rendition of the song 'Glory' from the movie 'Selma.' But what may be good news for couch-sitting TV fans has been a frustration for programmers, who are spending more money to produce shows that are often seen by fewer viewers, cutting into their bottom line.


  14. Relativity Bankruptcy: Manchester Makes Deal To Drop Objections To Sale ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Deadline

    UPDATED with DIP financing info, 2:35 PM: Peace has broken out in Relativity 's effort to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the studio's lawyer told the U.S. Bankruptcy Court today. One of its most vigorous challengers - Manchester Parties, controlled by Paul Singer's hedge fund Elliott Associates - agreed to withdraw its objections to the process to sell the studio's assets after Relativity made concessions designed to protect the lenders' interests.


  15. 'Terminator's' International Draw Set To Boost Paramount's Summer In A Big WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Seeking Alpha

    "Terminator: Genisys" was a studio tentpole and half of Paramount's summer slate, but it opened poorly domestically, which left the franchise's future in jeopardy. The film recently opened in China, where it exploded into the record books, and paired with its overall international total, changes the mindset over its perceived lack of success.


  16. Are Movie Theaters On The Way Out?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Benzinga

    With improving technology and more ways to enjoy films at home, analysts are beginning to question whether movie theater chains like AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc and Regal Entertainment Group will be able to retain customers. As movie attendance in the United States wanes, some believe that movie theaters will need to up their game in order to draw viewers away from the comfort of their own couches.


  17. U.S. Media Stocks Tumble Amid "Black Monday" CarnageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Hollywood Reporter

    The U.S. stock market began Monday down sharply amid continued worries about China's deflated currency and whether six years of bullish gains was a bubble about to burst. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than a 1000 points, or more than five percent, in the opening hour of trading.


  18. Viacom Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 |

    's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research note issued to investors on Monday, Market reports. They currently have a $85.00 target price on the stock.


  19. Viacom's Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 |

    's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank in a report issued on Sunday, MarketBeat.Com reports. They presently have a $56.00 target price on the stock.


  20. Another Tough Week For Media Stocks Amid Global Market RoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    In a tumultuous week for global markets , media stocks weren't spared from investors' jitters, adding to an already dismal August for the industry. Media stocks were no exception to the market rout.