NWS : Analysis & Opinions

  1. 3 Reasons Zillow Group Stock Could Rise

    July 1, 2015
    Shares of Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) have fallen more than 20% over the past month, hurt by the release of the online real ...
  2. Is 21st Century Fox a Sly Bet?

    May 22, 2015
    An in depth look at the revenue streams of international media conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox.
  3. Zillow's MLS Direct Initiative Is Gaining Steam

    March 25, 2015
    When online real estate database operator Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) announced in January it would let its agreement with ...
  4. The World's Top Ten News Companies

    February 18, 2015
    Investopedia explores the top companies which are leaders in the business of news.
  5. The News About Newspaper Publishers Is Surprisingly Good

    September 18, 2013
    The news about newspaper stocks is surprisingly good. Indeed, the sector that every investing pundit loves to hate has been ...
  6. Warding Off Hostile Takeovers

    April 19, 2013
    The purpose of this article is to provide a general overview of hostile corporate takeovers, while highlighting a general ...
  7. Disney Buys Lucasfilm, But Is It A Trap?

    October 31, 2012
    Disney recently bought LucasFilm for $4.05 billion and already announced plans to release another Star Wars film in 2015. ...
  8. USA Today Hire Signals Editorial Change

    July 11, 2012
    USA Today has hired David Callaway, Marketwatch's top editor, as its new editor-on-chief.
  9. A Look At Yahoo!'s Past, Present And Future

    December 19, 2011
    Can Yahoo! rebuild itself on the strength of its media businesses?
  10. More Data, More Profits For FactSet

    September 22, 2011
    FactSet earnings aren't quite as good as they look, but the company continues to produce the free cash flow.
  11. Corruption And Scandal Don't Make News Corp A Bargain

    July 18, 2011
    Scandal doesn't always make for a bargain, and News Corp's recent smearing is the perfect example.
  12. Media Stocks Worth Watching

    May 26, 2011
    Investing in media stocks, old and new, could be a great move right now.
  13. Goofy Stories From The November Market

    April 18, 2011
    From opera singer board members to $11 billon slip-ups, we look back at a few strange tales from the Street.
  14. Greenblatt's Little Book Loves McGraw-Hill

    April 1, 2011
    In Gotham Asset Management's latest 13F, McGraw-Hill is its third-largest holding. We'll look at why.
  15. Barnes & Noble: The Road Ahead

    March 15, 2011
    Now that Borders has filed for bankruptcy, the spotlight is on its former rival Barnes & Noble.
  16. Is Netflix Overvalued?

    December 24, 2010
    While Netflix could become the movie equivalent to Apple's iTunes, it will not be an easy road.
  17. 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.
  18. Seth Klarman's Biggest Bets

    December 8, 2009
    It's always a good idea to watch the pros, especially guys like Seth Klarman.
  19. Disney's Solid Quarter

    November 17, 2009
    Disney still has some trouble areas in its parks and movie studio, but it's likely to remain ahead of its competitors.
  20. Don't Buy The Index, Buy The Name

    August 28, 2009
    The Dow Jones indexes are up for bid. Here's a look at two of the potential winners.
  21. Netflix Deserves Some Respect

    July 28, 2009
    Despite the market's pessimism, Netflix shares are worth a closer look.
  22. Booking An Uncertain Future

    May 26, 2009
    Barnes & Noble's quarterly earnings were down, but its outlook is up. Is this justified in the difficult bookselling ...
  23. New York Times A High Stakes Gamble

    September 15, 2008
    The New York Times Company is not for the faint of heart.
  24. Investing The 'Sex and the City' Way

    June 4, 2008
    Can Carrie, Samantha and Big guide you to great portfolio returns? We create an index based on product placements from the ...
  25. 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.
  26. Pride Leads To Yahoo's Downfall

    May 6, 2008
    Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang decided it was better to reign in hell than serve in Microsoft's relative heaven. It's doubtful shareholders ...
  27. Media Conglomerates: One Size Fits All?

    June 20, 2007
    The five old line media companies seem the same, but they are really very different.
  28. DreamWorks Stops The Show (DWA)

    February 7, 2007
    While short-term concerns are likely to dominate trading in DreamWorks shares, the company's excellent entertainment franchise ...
  29. This Mouse Has Horns (DIS)

    November 22, 2006
    Disney investors will be rewarded as the company builds profits for the long-term.
  30. Time Warner Times Out (TWX)

    November 2, 2006
    Time Warner investors arriving now have missed the real money.
  31. Time To Yahoo! (YHOO)

    October 23, 2006
    Patient Yahoo! investors could be in for a nice surprise.
Trading Center