CMCSA : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Buy In May And Here to Stay: Comcast, Boeing, Vulcan

    April 2, 2014
    A counter to the recommendation to "Sell in May and Go Away"; companies worth examining this time of year.
  2. Weak Jobs Mean More FEQE - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 30, 2013
    The soft ADP report means that the Fed will likely stay on hold for quite some time.
  3. Apple TV Vs. Roku Vs. Chromecast Vs. NeoTV Vs. Bravia Smart Stick

    October 6, 2013
    There are too many streaming devices on the market right now. That's not to say that consumers shouldn't have ...
  4. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook

    September 23, 2013
    Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook
  5. Disney Films Come Into Focus

    September 20, 2013
    Walt Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) decision to delay the release of the Pixar animated feature “The Good Dinosaur” by 14 months sent ...
  6. Bear of the Day: Equinix (EQIX) - Bear of the Day

    September 13, 2013
    Bear of the Day: Equinix (EQIX) - Bear of the Day
  7. Will The Dividend And Buyback Frenzy Continue?

    September 4, 2013
    Fix your mind on a pair of percentages: 73% and 27%. These two figures hold the key to why the long-term appeal of stocks ...
  8. Duck Dynasty's Success: Why An A&E IPO Makes Sense

    August 20, 2013
    A&E Television Network (AETN) premiered its fourth season of Duck Dynasty August 14. The one-hour episode garnered 11.8 million ...
  9. Benzinga Market Primer: Thursday, August 1: Futures Up On Europe ...

    August 1, 2013
    Futures Higher on Economic Data U.S. equity futures are significantly up in early pre-market trade based on strong Asian ...
  10. Business Services Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook

    July 23, 2013
    Business Services Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook
  11. Disney Reiterated at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    July 15, 2013
    We have maintained our long-term Neutral recommendation on The Walt Disney Company.
  12. Verizon, Cox Launch Package Deals - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    Verizon tied up with Cox Communications to offer bundled service packages consisting of video, phone and Internet in Phoenix ...
  13. AT&T, Chernin Join Hulu Bid - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    Online Video streaming company, Hulu, has attracted yet another bidder for itself.
  14. Comcast's Home Pass Eases Login - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    Comcast Corporation is offering its Home Pass automated authentication service to Xfinity TV customers. This innovative and ...
  15. Liberty Global Down to Underperform - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2013
    We downgrade our recommendation on Liberty Global.
  16. Will Microsoft Lure Cable Giants to Xbox One Before PlayStation ...

    July 3, 2013
    When consumers look at the $200 starting price of Xbox 360, they may ask themselves, "What am I paying for?"The answer to ...
  17. Netflix Streams New Girl in U.S. - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2013
    Netflix subscribers in the U.S. can now stream the first season of the comedy series, New Girl, produced by Twentieth Century ...
  18. Verizon LTE Covers 500 Markets - Analyst Blog

    July 1, 2013
    Verizon Communications recently completed LTE deployment in 500 markets, boasting the largest 4G LTE network in the U.S.
  19. Arris Still Kept at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2013
    We reiterate our Neutral recommendation on Arris.
  20. Verizon Offers 4G Casio Smartphones - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2013
    Verizon Wireless recently unveiled hardy 4G smartphones from CASIO.
  21. Netflix to Stream Hemlock Grove 2 in 2014 - Analyst Blog

    June 24, 2013
    Netflix Inc. will stream the second season of its original horror series Hemlock Grove in 2014
  22. LBTYA Eyes Kabel Deutschland - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Liberty Global Inc. has made an offer to acquire Germany's largest cable network company, Kabel Deutschland Holding AG. Liberty ...
  23. Stock Market News for June 13, 2013 - Market News

    June 13, 2013
    Fears of Federal Reserve easing off the bond purchase program triggered a sell-off on Wednesday, pushing benchmarks into ...
  24. Liberty Global to Buyback Shares - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    Yesterday, Liberty Global decided to enhance its shareholders' wealth.
  25. Liberty Global Gets Virgin Media - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    Liberty Global finally completes the acquisition of the British cable MSO, Virgin Media.
  26. Disney Does It Again

    May 8, 2013
    Disney comes through again, but valuation is getting pretty high.
  27. Blockbuster 4Q for DIRECTV - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    The largest U.S satellite TV operator DIRECTV (DTV) has posted solid fourth-quarter 2012 results, with both the top and the ...
  28. Ahead of Wall Street - Feb 13, 2013 - Ahead of Wall Street

    February 13, 2013
    Wednesday, February 13, 2013   A good enough January Retail Sales report and the Comcast (CMCSA) deal announcement should ...
  29. Comcast Misses, Shares Soar - Analyst Blog

    February 13, 2013
    Yesterday, after the closing bell, Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) reported its fourth-quarter 2012 financial results, which fell below ...
  30. Will Rogers Beat in 4Q? - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    Rogers Communications Inc. (RCI), the largest telecom company in Canada is set to release its fourth-quarter 2012 results ...
  31. Will CBS Corp. Beat Again? - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    CBS Corporation (CBS), an S&P 500 company and a diversified media conglomerate, is set to report its fourth-quarter 2012 ...
  32. Comcast Corporation: Likely to Beat - Analyst Blog

    February 11, 2013
    We expect cable multi service operator (MSO) Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) to beat expectations when it reports fourth-quarter ...
  33. Arris Banks on E6000 Router - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    Arris Group Inc. (ARRS) - a global technology leader in the development of advanced cable telephony, next-generation high-speed ...
  34. Disney Has A Stable Of Horses To Ride

    February 8, 2013
    Disney has plenty of opportunities to do better, and the stock price assumes it will.
  35. Arris Group 4Q Underperforms - Analyst Blog

    February 7, 2013
    Yesterday, after the closing bell, Arris Group Inc. (ARRS) declared financial results for the fourth quarter of 2012, which ...
  36. Frontier Expands Ethernet Deployment - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    Rural wireless operator Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) has announced the availability of wholesale carrier Ethernet ...
  37. Disney Beats Ests, Rev Up - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) posted first-quarter fiscal 2013 earnings of 79 cents a share that surpassed the Zacks Consensus ...
  38. Scripps Network Interactive: Will It Beat? (revised) - Analyst ...

    February 5, 2013
    Pure-play lifestyle cable network company Scripps Network Interactive (SNI) is set to release its fourth-quarter 2012 results ...
  39. Amazon, PBS Ink Streaming Pact - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) announced a content licensing agreement with PBS Distribution, a unit of The Public Broadcasting Service, ...
  40. TWC to Boost Wi-Fi Deployment - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Higher demand for smartphones and tablets coupled with increased usage of social networking sites, which allow users to always ...
  41. Scripps Network:Will It Beat? - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Pure-play lifestyle cable network company Scripps Network (SNI) is set to release its fourth-quarter 2012 results before ...
  42. Time Warner Cable Raises Dividend - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Yesterday, the Board of Directors of Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) decided to hike its regular quarterly dividend from 56 ...
  43. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Industry Outlook

    January 31, 2013
    The telecommunications industry has emerged as a key driver of the global economic recovery. The unprecedented growth of ...
  44. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    January 31, 2013
    The telecommunications industry has emerged as a key driver of the global economic recovery. The unprecedented growth of ...
  45. Viacom: Earnings Preview - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    Viacom Inc. (VIAB) is set to release its first-quarter 2013 results before the market opens on Thursday, Jan 31. In the ...
  46. Stock Market News for January 28, 2013 - Market News

    January 28, 2013
    Strong earnings from major companies once again propelled benchmarks to a finish in the green.    Following these results, ...
  47. Disney Reiterated at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    January 10, 2013
    We have maintained our long-term Neutral recommendation on The Walt Disney Company (DIS) with a target price of $53.00. Moreover, ...
  48. Wal-Mart to Expand Digital Service - Analyst Blog

    January 8, 2013
    Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) has announced its decision to expand its Disc-to-Digital service, an in-store service ...
  49. Consumer ETFs Could Be Hit Hard by Fiscal Cliff Deal - ETF News ...

    January 7, 2013
    Investors breathed a sigh of relief last week as Congress finally came together - sort of - in order to 'solve' the fiscal ...
  50. Disney's New Distribution Agreement - Analyst Blog

    January 2, 2013
    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) announced a new long-term content distribution agreement with Charter Communications Inc. (CHTR), ...
  51. Arris Snaps Up Google Unit - Analyst Blog

    December 20, 2012
    Arris Group Inc. (ARRS), a cable equipment manufacturer, has agreed to purchase Motorola Mobility's set top box ('STB') business ...
  52. AT&T Gets FCC Nod - Analyst Blog

    December 19, 2012
    In order to boost 4G LTE markets in the U.S. as well as to free up the nations under utilized spectrum, Federal Communications ...
  53. Comcast Upgrades Xfinity TV - Analyst Blog

    December 14, 2012
    Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) recently enhanced its Xfinity TV player application by incorporating content download feature using ...
  54. TWC Launches TV Application for iOS - Analyst Blog

    December 12, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC), the second largest cable multi service operator (MSO) in the U.S., has launched a video streaming ...
  55. Arris Group Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    December 6, 2012
    We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on Arris Group Inc. (ARRS). The company continues to benefit as several ...
  56. Should Investors Direct Their Portfolio Toward DIRECTV?

    December 4, 2012
    DIRECTV could still provide gains from here.
  57. Better-Than-Expected 3Q for TiVo - Analyst Blog

    November 29, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) reported better-than-expected third quarter 2013 results as the company's loss per share of 13 cents was ...
  58. DTV, NBCUniversal to Sign New Deal - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    DIRECTV (DTV), the largest satellite TV operator in the U.S., is all set to enter into a new distribution deal with Comcast ...
  59. Earnings Preview: TiVo - Analyst Blog

    November 26, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) is scheduled to release its fiscal third quarter 2013 results after market closes on November 28, 2012. ...
  60. Time Warner Cable Innovates Ethernet - Analyst Blog

    November 13, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) has initiated a strategy to deliver Ethernet services to its business services customers over ...
  61. Time Warner Launches SaaS Services - Analyst Blog

    October 18, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Business Class, a division of Time Warner Cable (TWC), is all set to launch cloud based Software as a Service ...
  62. Comcast Adds New Business Client - Analyst Blog

    October 18, 2012
    Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) - the largest cable MSO in the U.S. has entered into an agreement with Olympusat Telecom, whereby ...
  63. Earnings Preview: Verizon - Analyst Blog

    October 17, 2012
    The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is slated to release its second quarter 2012 earnings ...
  64. Arris Group Aims CCAP Market - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    Recently, Arris Group Inc. (ARRS) unveiled its innovative converged edged router called E6000. The newly introduced E600 ...
  65. Novatel Wireless Introduces MiFi 2 - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    Recently, Novatel Wireless Inc. (NVTL) introduced its next-generation intelligent mobile hotspot - the MiFi 2, which is developed ...
  66. TiVo Partners Midcontinent - Analyst Blog

    October 12, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) recently announced a partnership with Midcontinent Communications. According to the terms of the agreement, ...
  67. Arris Unveils Release 8.1 Software - Analyst Blog

    October 10, 2012
    Arris Group Inc. (ARRS), a global technology leader in the development of next-generation high-speed data network, has unveiled ...
  68. Stock Market News for October 10, 2012 - Market News

    October 10, 2012
    Markets suffered yet another fall yesterday, following the International Monetary Fund's downgrade of global growth estimates ...
  69. Clearwire to Launch LTE Later - Analyst Blog

    October 5, 2012
    Clearwire Corporation (CLWR), which offers mobile and fixed wireless broadband communication, services to retail and wholesale ...
  70. Telecom Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    October 4, 2012
    The unprecedented growth of high-speed Internet traffic, particularly for wireless data and video, has transformed the Telecommunications ...
  71. TWC to Charge Modem Fees - Analyst Blog

    October 4, 2012
    In a bid to mitigate mounting programming expenses, Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) - the second-largest cable operator in the ...
  72. FCC to Agree on AT&T's WCS Plan - Analyst Blog

    October 1, 2012
    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is reviewing AT&T Inc.'s T) proposal to ease rules for the 4G LTE deployments. ...
  73. Verizon, Union Sign New Labor Deal - Analyst Blog

    September 25, 2012
    After a long 16 months of negotiations, the largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) recently ...
  74. Verizon Sees Flat FiOS in Q3 - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    The wireless communication giant Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) expects FiOS subscriber growth to remain stable in the ...
  75. Comcast to Rollout High-speed Plan - Analyst Blog

    September 20, 2012
    Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) - the largest cable MSO in the U.S. has decided to introduce a usage-based residential broadband ...
  76. TW Cable to Exit Clearwire Venture - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) has decided to sell its 7.8% stake in Clearwire Corp. (CLWR) for a nationwide WiMAX network. ...
  77. Time Warner, Megacable to Tie up - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) - the second largest cable Multi Service Operator (MSO) in the U.S. is contemplating to tie ...
  78. Comcast Targets Hispanic Customers - Analyst Blog

    September 12, 2012
    Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), the largest cable Multi Service Operator (MSO) in the U.S. has launched the Xfinity Triple Play ...
  79. TiVo Reports Dismal 2Q - Analyst Blog

    August 30, 2012
    TiVo Inc (TIVO) reported dismal second quarter 2013 results. Although the loss per share of 23 cents was in line with the ...
  80. Verizon Closes Swap Deal with Leap - Analyst Blog

    August 29, 2012
    The largest U.S. wireless provider, Verizon Communications (VZ) has completed its swap deal to acquire spectrum from the ...
  81. FCC Approves Verizon Spectrum Buy - Analyst Blog

    August 27, 2012
    Verizon Wireless has received the approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to purchase $3.9 wireless spectrum ...
  82. TiVo in New Partnership Deal - Analyst Blog

    August 22, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) recently announced a partnership with Alaska-based cable operator General Communications Inc. (GNCMA). Under ...
  83. Verizon Spectrum Buy Gets DOJ Nod - Analyst Blog

    August 17, 2012
    After many twists and turns in the last eight months, Verizon Wireless' proposed purchase of wireless spectrum finally seems ...
  84. Another "Good Enough" Quarter For Disney

    August 9, 2012
    Disney delivered better margin leverage this quarter. However, while Disney's long-term performance history is impressive, ...
  85. AT&T to Buy Nextwave - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    AT&T Inc. T) will acquire Nextwave Wireless Inc. (WAVE), which holds unused Wireless Communications Service (WCS) spectrums ...
  86. Earnings Scorecard: Verizon - Analyst Blog

    August 1, 2012
    Earnings Scorecard: Verizon - Analyst Blog
  87. Today's Major Services Sector Movers: Comcast and More

    August 1, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq climbing 0.1%, the S&P 500 increasing 0.5% and the Dow up 0.4%. The Services ...
  88. Business Services Stock Outlook - Aug. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    July 31, 2012
    To Begin With In today's world, companies strive to remain focused on functions and activities that are close to their ...
  89. Business Services Stock Outlook - Aug. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    July 31, 2012
    To Begin With In today's world, companies strive to remain focused on functions and activities that are close to their ...
  90. Earnings Preview: Comcast Corp. - Analyst Blog

    July 30, 2012
    Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) is slated to release its second quarter 2012 results on Wednesday, August 1, 2012, before the opening ...
  91. Netflix Surges on Higher Viewership - Analyst Blog

    July 6, 2012
    Shares of Netflix Inc. (NFLX) surged 13.4% to close at $81.72 on July 5, 2012, after Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") Mr. ...
  92. Dish Dumps AMC Networks Channels - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2012
    Mounting programming costs have forced the second largest satellite TV provider, Dish Network Corp. (DISH), to remove AMC ...
  93. Verizon, T-Mobile to Swap Spectrum - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2012
    Spectrum purchase has become a wireless game changer. The carriers are in need of additional airwaves to expand their high-speed ...
  94. Five Stocks for the NBA's Champion the Miami Heat

    June 22, 2012
    In perhaps the biggest sporting non-event in recent memory, the star-studded Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder on ...
  95. Verizon Hikes FiOS Data Plans - Analyst Blog

    June 19, 2012
    The largest U.S. mobile operator Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) has raised the prices for FiOS bundled Internet services ...
  96. Comcast to Join with PayPal - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2012
    Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) and eBay Inc. (EBAY) are at an early stage of discussion to enable Comcast's subscribers to buy ...
  97. 8x8 Has A Good Story, But Does The Value Connect?

    May 23, 2012
    8x8 has the potential, but the margins are a drawback.
  98. AMC Networks Looking Strong

    May 23, 2012
    There is a solid chance that AMC Networks shareholders will continue to earn outsized gain.
  99. Company News for May 03, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    May 3, 2012
    Company News for May 03, 2012 - Corporate Summary
  100. Ahead of Wall Street - May 2, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    May 2, 2012
    Ahead of Wall Street - May 2, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street
  101. ADP Sees Weakening Labor Market - Analyst Blog

    May 2, 2012
    ADP Sees Weakening Labor Market - Analyst Blog
  102. Is GE's Size A Disadvantage?

    April 24, 2012
    GE is reasonably valued on an earnings basis and possesses an above-average dividend yield of 3.5%. But it's difficult to ...
  103. Buoyant SeaChange May Set Sale

    April 12, 2012
    The hedge fund pressing AOL for change has already shaken up a promising video-on-demand software supplier, writes MoneyShow.com ...
  104. Companies Hiking Dividend Payouts

    February 23, 2012
    With most savings accounts barely paying any interest, dividends are gaining popularity and companies are hiking dividend ...
  105. 3 Aerospace Stocks with Soaring Returns

    February 19, 2012
    As manager of the Morningstar four-star Fort Pitt Capital Total Return Fund (FPCGX), Charlie Smith searches for outperformance ...
  106. The 10 Must-Know Market Forces for 2012

    February 14, 2012
    For the first time since 2007, investors have multiple ways to succeed this year. Understanding how the lingering effects ...
  107. Top Super Bowl Ad Spenders In the Last Decade

    February 1, 2012
    The game between the New York Giants and New England Patriots is expected to be the most-watched event of the year, and it ...
  108. Which Companies Spend The Most On Lobbying?

    January 27, 2012
    Find out which companies spend the most on gaining influence over government officials.
  109. General Electric Building Steam

    January 26, 2012
    General Electric investors could see double-digit total shareholders returns for the next couple of years.
  110. How To Play Madison Square Garden

    December 23, 2011
    Investors can score from the buzz being back at the Garden.
  111. A Look At Yahoo!'s Past, Present And Future

    December 19, 2011
    Can Yahoo! rebuild itself on the strength of its media businesses?
  112. Sprint Garrotes Clearwire

    October 14, 2011
    Sprint has decided to separate from Clearwire and step out on its own. However, if Sprint builds its own 4G network, Clearwire ...
  113. Can Sprint Nextel Unlock Value?

    October 13, 2011
    Sprint stock has lagged badly as Wall Street has little faith in management.
  114. Media ETF with Quite a Storyline

    August 6, 2011
    A media ETF is in play following new earnings reports from CBS Corp., Comcast, and Time Warner, which will determine if the ...
  115. Netflix Hikes Prices, Coinstar Cashes In

    July 14, 2011
    Coinstar will benefit from Netflix upping its pricing packages for movie subscription delivery service.
  116. Cedar Fair Poised For Better Year

    May 10, 2011
    Amusement park operator Cedar Fair has all the ingredients in place for another strong year if only fuel prices will cooperate.
  117. Dish Buys Blockbuster, But What Does It Get?

    April 8, 2011
    Satellite TV provider Dish Network successfully bid for the assets of movie rental chain Blockbuster. Will this move help ...
  118. Bearish On Netflix

    February 18, 2011
    Netflix may have some competition on the horizon, but for now it's still at the top of its game.
  119. 5 Important Earnings Announcements For February 16

    February 15, 2011
    Earnings reports are significant events for every stock. Here are 5 earnings announcement for February 16 to check out.
  120. Disney And The Rich Getting Richer

    February 11, 2011
    Disney is riding an improving tide of consumer and ad spending.
  121. Time Warner Goes Global

    February 7, 2011
    Time Warner's global push will likely make patient shareholders substantial returns.
  122. Four Large Caps With Solid Fundamentals (FTE, IXP, CMCSA, SNP, ...

    January 7, 2011
    For those willing to look, companies with good fundamentals are still around - and the rewards are worthwhile.
  123. A Sticky Fight Between Comcast And Level 3 Over The Web

    December 1, 2010
    A public spat between Comcast and Level 3 highlights the dearth of regulation in emerging media.
  124. Netflix Moves The Goalposts - Again

    November 24, 2010
    Just when its competitors think they know all of the answers, Netflix changes the questions. See how this company continues ...
  125. The Nuance Story Is Not All That Subtle

    November 24, 2010
    Nuance Communications is growing well enough, but red flags may deem it off-limits to some investors.
  126. Looking Glass Reveals Better Results At Disney

    November 15, 2010
    Disney is doing better than reported numbers suggest, but the stock already knows it.
  127. Hasbro's Near-Term Momentum A Long-Term Drawback

    October 21, 2010
    At their current levels, shares of Hasbro are fully valued, which spells good news for Mattel down the road.
  128. Online Video Competition Heats Up

    September 1, 2010
    Will Internet-based video make conventional boardcasting obsolete? Stay tuned.
  129. Top TV Companies Profiting From The Recession

    August 30, 2010
    These TV stocks will profit in a prolonged recession.
  130. Dish Shows Industry Squeeze

    August 16, 2010
    Dish Network had a profitable second quarter but lost some subscribers on a net basis.
  131. All Of The Alpha, None Of The Beta

    June 22, 2010
    A lack of volatility and a load of consistent progress are actually the keys to a better bottom line.
  132. Is AT&T's New Data Pricing Plan Right?

    June 9, 2010
    AT&T unveiled a new data-pricing plan last week. We look at some of the possible ramifications.
  133. TiVo Gets Scrambled

    May 20, 2010
    TiVo saw a setback in its legal battles against Dish Network, but the market seems to be severely overreacting to the decision.
  134. An Increasingly Small World For Disney

    May 13, 2010
    Can Disney still bank on beloved brands to boost earnings?
  135. Dish's Earnings Signal Continues To Weaken

    May 13, 2010
    Dish Network increased its subscriber base, but had to pay heavily to win these new customers.
  136. Investing In America's Hottest Brands

    April 30, 2010
    What's in a name? Can a company's brand help it outperform the market? Read on to find out.
  137. Investing In America's Hottest Brands

    April 15, 2010
    What's in name? Can a company's brand help it outperform the market? Find out here.
  138. Value-able Investing Lessons From Yacktman Funds

    March 10, 2010
    Yacktman's investing techniques can help individual investors outperform the market over the long haul.
  139. Four Large Caps With Dynamite Fundamentals

    January 28, 2010
    For those willing to look, companies with good fundamentals are still around - and the rewards are worthwhile.
  140. A Look Back At The Marvel-Disney Deal

    December 29, 2009
    Cutesy meets edgy in an interesting marriage.
  141. Lions Gate Innovator In Risky Movie Business

    November 19, 2009
    Lions Gate had an excellent recent quarter and continues to position itself more strongly in the brittle film business.
  142. The Preferred Way To Play

    September 25, 2009
    Preferred stocks have been on fire lately. Using ETFs to play them.
  143. Lion's Roar

    August 14, 2009
    Hollywood's last independent studio sees its shares soar as it reports expectations busting results.
  144. Changes Ahead For Cablevision?

    May 14, 2009
    Cablevision reported earnings last week amid talk that it might spin off its MSG properties, amid speculation about other ...
  145. Boob Tube Blues

    May 14, 2009
    Despite unexpected positive Q1 earnings, Dish Network's outlook is still a little fuzzy.
  146. Book Value Bargains Or Laggards?

    April 22, 2009
    A look at companies trading at a low multiple of book, honing in on Sears.
  147. The Yacktman Funds Roll On

    April 8, 2009
    The Yacktman Funds have adhered to a value philosophy and been rewarded by many years of outperforming its benchmark.
  148. No Recession For Netflix

    January 30, 2009
    A slowing economy may be good news for Netflix.
  149. A Sirius Gamble

    September 16, 2008
    Sirius XM could double in value, but it could also drop to zero. That's the gamble.
  150. Five Stock Picks If McCain's Your Man

    June 25, 2008
    We've compiled an index of companies whose high-profile executives have made large campaign contributions to Senator McCain.
  151. Time Warner Spinoff Reveals Hidden Value

    May 14, 2008
    Sum-of-the-parts analysis reveals there is plenty of value tucked away inside Time Warner's vast corporate empire.
  152. AT&T Throws Telecoms A Lifeline

    April 25, 2008
    After Sprint-Nextel's dismal earnings, many thought the whole telecom industry was in trouble. AT&T quickly changed that ...
  153. Verizon Loved By Widows And Speculators Alike (VZ)

    October 19, 2007
    Verizon stock represents a safe play in a shaky market, and growth ambitions could provide a solid kicker for investors.
  154. Time Is On Time Warner's Side (TWX)

    July 9, 2007
    AOL is a drag on Time Warner, but it also hides value waiting to be unlocked.
  155. Andrew's Resurrection (ANDW)

    May 8, 2007
    The telecom-equipment supply-industry fell apart in 2000. Andrew is one of the few companies that has made a comeback.
  156. Should Charter's Stock Be Up Three-Fold? (CHTR)

    April 25, 2007
    The cable company restructured debt and improved revenue, but still has long-term liabilities of over $19 billion.
  157. Stay Tuned (NWS, TWX, CMCSA)

    April 23, 2007
    Turn on and tune in for a discussion of three companies that bring us news and entertainment 24/7.
  158. United We Stand, But Will United Online Fall? (UNTD)

    April 13, 2007
    United Online is cryptically moving into the 21st century; it’s only a matter of time before investors notice.
  159. Cable Consolidation on the Horizon

    April 11, 2007
    Recent acquisitions by major cable operators are beginning to fuel speculation that more M&A may be on the way.
  160. AT&T May Have Peaked (T)

    April 3, 2007
    AT&T has large wireline, DSL, and wireless business. But VoIP companies, cable firms and new technologies could erode that ...
  161. That's Entertainment, Adult Style (PLA, NOOF, RICK)

    March 29, 2007
    Playboy, New Frontier Media and Rick's Cabaret aren’t exactly mainstream investments, but they do satisfy a market need.
  162. Time To Hang Up On Vonage (VG)

    December 4, 2006
    VG's weak fundamentals call for investors to hold off on buying into the stock.
  163. This Mouse Has Horns (DIS)

    November 22, 2006
    Disney investors will be rewarded as the company builds profits for the long-term.
  164. Take Profits On Sprint (S)

    November 15, 2006
    Now trading 25% higher, Sprint shares offer a good opportunity to take profits.
  165. Time Warner Times Out (TWX)

    November 2, 2006
    Time Warner investors arriving now have missed the real money.
  166. AT&T Is A Consolidation Winner (T)

    September 8, 2006
    Telecom consolidation will pay off for AT&T.
  167. Winners and Losers - June 26-30th

    June 30, 2006
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