NWSA : Analysis & Opinions

  1. December Taper is Not Off the Table - Ahead of Wall Street

    November 12, 2013
    It will make sense for for Bernanke to start unwinding the QE in his last meeting as Chairman if data continues to be positive.
  2. Publishing Industry Stock Update - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook

    September 3, 2013
    Publishing Industry Stock Update - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook
  3. Hulu Sale Called Off - Analyst Blog

    July 15, 2013
    Owners of Hulu have abandoned the plan to divest the company.
  4. Meredith Pinned to Neutral - Analyst Blog

    July 8, 2013
    We have maintained our long-term Neutral recommendation on Meredith Corporation
  5. New York Times Hits New 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    Shares of The New York Times Company reached a new 52-week high of $11.07 on Jun 27, 2013.
  6. Meredith Attains New High - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2013
    Shares of Meredith recorded a new 52-week high of $47.50 yesterday, before closing at $47.07, and rising approximately 4 ...
  7. NY Times Limits Content on Mobile Apps - Analyst Blog

    June 24, 2013
    The New York Times Company is steadily taking strides to bring in more readers under the ambit of the subscription based ...
  8. DIRECTV to Takeover Hulu Soon - Analyst Blog

    June 20, 2013
    DIRECTV needs to restructure its business model and the decision to bid for Hulu is one such step.
  9. 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 ...
  10. Liberty Global to Buyback Shares - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    Yesterday, Liberty Global decided to enhance its shareholders' wealth.
  11. News Corp. Closer to Split - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    News Corporation inched a step closer toward splitting.
  12. Liberty Global Gets Virgin Media - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    Liberty Global finally completes the acquisition of the British cable MSO, Virgin Media.
  13. Lions Gate Breezes Past Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    Strong top-line performance aided Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (LGF) to post stellar third-quarter fiscal 2013 results. ...
  14. S&P Assigns Positive View on LBTYA - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    Rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) is keeping a positive outlook on media conglomerate Liberty Global Inc. (LBTYA) following ...
  15. News Corp. Beats Zacks' Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    News Corporation's (NWSA) second-quarter fiscal 2013 earnings of 44 cents a share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a ...
  16. LBTYA Acquiring Virgin Media - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    Media conglomerate Liberty Global Inc. (LBTYA) continues to dominate the European pay-TV market with constant acquisitions ...
  17. Time Warner Beats on Bottom Line - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    Time Warner Inc. (TWX), the diversified media conglomerate, posted third-quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 86 cents a share, ...
  18. Virgin Media Posts Mixed 4Q - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    Virgin Media Inc. (VMED) reported mixed financial results for the fourth quarter of 2012. In the reported quarter, average ...
  19. j2 Global Expands Digital Business - Analyst Blog

    February 5, 2013
    Unified messaging service provider j2 Global Inc. (JCOM) announced that its subsidiary Ziff Davis Inc. has acquired IGN Entertainment ...
  20. 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 ...
  21. 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, ...
  22. Gannett Beats Ests on Rev Growth - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Gannett Company, Inc. (GCI) posted better-than-expected fourth-quarter 2012 results. The quarterly earnings of 89 cents a ...
  23. Earnings Preview: Disney - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Based in Burbank, California, The Walt Disney Company (DIS) - one of the world's largest entertainment companies - is scheduled ...
  24. Meredith Reiterated at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    January 31, 2013
    We have maintained our long-term Neutral recommendation on leading media and marketing company, Meredith Corporation (MDP), ...
  25. Meredith a Penny Ahead - Analyst Blog

    January 25, 2013
    Meredith Corporation (MDP) posted second-quarter fiscal 2013 earnings of 89 cents a share, a penny ahead of the Zacks Consensus ...
  26. Gannett Hits New 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI) is diversifying its business model by adding new revenue streams in an effort to adapt to the changing ...
  27. CBS' Outdoor Business Converting To REIT

    January 23, 2013
    CBS announced that it was seeking to convert its Outdoors Americas business to a REIT. In addition, it will sell its Outdoor ...
  28. Publishing Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2013 - Zacks Analyst ...

    January 15, 2013
    The U.S. publishing industry has been grappling with sinking advertising revenue for a long time, and global economic setbacks ...
  29. Publishing Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2013 - Industry Outlook

    January 15, 2013
    The U.S. publishing industry has been grappling with sinking advertising revenue for a long time, and global economic setbacks ...
  30. DISH Deprived of Industry Honor - Analyst Blog

    January 11, 2013
    Owing to continuing legal battle, DISH Network Corp. (DISH) was denied a prestigious award for its Hopper DVR at the ongoing ...
  31. 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, ...
  32. 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), ...
  33. News Corp. Acquires SportsTime Ohio - Analyst Blog

    December 31, 2012
    According to a Reuters news report, News Corporation's (NWSA) Fox Sports Media Group acquired SportsTime Ohio, a Cleveland ...
  34. Viacom Resolves "Godfather" Lawsuit - Analyst Blog

    December 27, 2012
    Paramount Pictures Corp., the film division business of Viacom Inc (VIAB), recently dismissed litigation in the U.S. District ...
  35. Disney Buys Lucasfilm - Analyst Blog

    December 24, 2012
    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) announced the closure of the acquisition of Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC. for approximately $4.06 billion. ...
  36. Walt Disney Collaborates with Cox - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2012
    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) entered into a long-term distribution agreement with Cox Communications, whereby the latter ...
  37. Is The TV Industry In For A Major Change?

    December 7, 2012
    Younger consumers are abandoning traditional TV in favor of new video mediums.
  38. Disney Boosts Shareholder Return - Analyst Blog

    November 29, 2012
    The Walt Disney Company's (DIS) strong results poise it well to enhance shareholders value through dividends and share repurchases. ...
  39. Earning Scorecard: Viacom Inc. - Analyst Blog

    November 26, 2012
    Following the fourth quarter earnings announcement on November 15 (ended September 2012), most of the analysts covering Viacom, ...
  40. News Corp. Buys Stake in Yes Network - Analyst Blog

    November 21, 2012
    In order to bolster its position in regional sports television business, News Corporation (NWSA) recently entered into a ...
  41. Viacom Beats Estimates - Analyst Blog

    November 15, 2012
    Viacom Inc. (VIAB) declared fourth-quarter 2012 financial results, where the bottom line topped the Zacks Consensus Estimates ...
  42. McGraw-Hill Beats on EPS - Analyst Blog

    November 2, 2012
    The McGraw-Hill Companies Inc. (MHP), a publisher and provider of financial information and media services, recently posted ...
  43. Solid Circulation for NY Times - Analyst Blog

    October 31, 2012
    The current economic scenario does not look promising for publishing companies, who are bearing the brunt of waning print ...
  44. 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 ...
  45. Publishing Stock Review & Outlook - Sept. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    September 18, 2012
    The U.S. publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the global economic meltdown has ...
  46. DIRECTV Dumped GoITV - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    DIRECTV (DTV) dumped GolTV as the latter lost telecast rights to Spain's most popular La Liga football league. GolTV is ...
  47. Viacom Still in Neutral Zone - Analyst Blog

    August 20, 2012
    Viacom Inc. (VIAB) posted disappointing results for the third quarter of fiscal 2012. Both the top-and bottom-lines fell ...
  48. Disney Delivers Strong 3Q - Analyst Blog

    August 8, 2012
    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) delivered strong third-quarter 2012 results, driven by solid performances of Parks and Resorts ...
  49. CBS Beats on Bottom Line - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    CBS Corporation's (CBS) second-quarter 2012 earnings of 65 cents a share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 58 cents and ...
  50. Time Warner Beats, Profit Falls - Analyst Blog

    August 1, 2012
    Time Warner Inc. (TWX), the diversified media conglomerate, posted second-quarter 2012 earnings of 59 cents a share that ...
  51. Earnings Preview: CBS Corp. - Analyst Blog

    July 31, 2012
    CBS Corporation (CBS), one of the leading media company in United States and worldwide, is expected to release its second-quarter ...
  52. Earnings Preview: Time Warner - Analyst Blog

    July 30, 2012
    Time Warner Inc. (TWX) is slated to release its second-quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, August 1, 2012. The ...
  53. CBS Enhances Shareholder Value - Analyst Blog

    July 27, 2012
    In a bid to enhance shareholder's value, CBS Corporation (CBS) recently announced that its Board of Directors have agreed ...
  54. McGraw-Hill Beats on Bottom-Line - Analyst Blog

    July 26, 2012
    The McGraw-Hill Companies Inc. (MHP), a publisher and provider of financial information and media services, recently posted ...
  55. DISH's Trial Venue Plea Rejected - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2012
    One of the leading satellite companies in the U.S., DISH Network Corporation's (DISH) appeal to change the trial venue for ...
  56. DISH Seeks Change in Trial Venue - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2012
    Recently, a legal representative of satellite TV provider DISH Network Corporation (DISH) has appealed before a New York ...
  57. News Corp. Split Confirmed - Analyst Blog

    June 29, 2012
    It's now official that News Corporation (NWSA), a 60-year old company with a market value of approximately $53 billion, will ...
  58. A Possible Split for News Corp. - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2012
    It seems that News Corporation (NWSA) will finally have to bow before disgruntled shareholders, who from a long time have ...
  59. Company News for June 27, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    June 27, 2012
    "    Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) surged 10.3%, a day after it posted third quarter earnings per share of $1.20, beating ...
  60. Services Stocks Making Big Moves on June 26, 2012

    June 26, 2012
    The Nasdaq has increased 0.2%, the S&P 500 has risen 0.1% and the Dow is down 0.1% after the morning's trading. The Services ...
  61. Europe Remains a Wet Blanket - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2012
    Today's housing and consumer confidence reports on the home front will likely not be enough to offset the market's Europe-centric ...
  62. Ahead of Wall Street - June 26, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    June 26, 2012
    Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Today's housing and consumer confidence reports on the home front will likely not be enough to ...
  63. Time Warner Offers $1 bn Debt - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2012
    Time Warner Inc. (TWX), the diversified media conglomerate, recently announced the sale of $1 billion debt through notes ...
  64. News Corp to be Sole Owner of ESS - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2012
    News Corporation (NWSA), a diversified global media company, is acquiring The Walt Disney Company's (DIS) stake in their ...
  65. Publishing Industry Stock Review - June 2012 - Zacks Analyst ...

    June 2, 2012
    The U.S. publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the global economic meltdown has ...
  66. Publishing Industry Stock Review - June 2012 - Industry Outlook

    June 2, 2012
    The U.S. publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenue, and the global economic meltdown has ...
  67. Disney Reports Robust 2Q - Analyst Blog

    May 9, 2012
    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) delivered robust second-quarter results, driven by solid performance of Parks and Resorts and ...
  68. Time Warner Beats Estimates - Analyst Blog

    May 2, 2012
    Time Warner Beats Estimates - Analyst Blog
  69. 3 Reasons To Buy A Discounted Disney

    October 6, 2011
    Disney's close to its 52-week low. I'll look at three reasons why now's the time to buy.
  70. Earnings Preview for August 10

    August 9, 2011
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on August 10.
  71. Can the Murdochs Still Hack It?

    July 20, 2011
    If not, the phone hacking scandal could prove a blessing in disguise for News Corp shareholders, writes MoneyShow.com senior ...
  72. 4 Media Kings You Should Sell

    July 3, 2011
    Even though there aren't many media companies left, after all the mergers of the last several years, the ones that have stuck ...
  73. This Week's Activist Filings

    June 13, 2011
    Amidst the market sell off, investors are still making big bets on companies they feel are being valued below their true ...
  74. Earnings Preview for May 4

    May 3, 2011
    Here are four major earnings announcements for May 4.
  75. 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.
  76. AOL: You've Got Problems

    February 17, 2011
    AOL's brand moat is failing, and there's little reason to invest long term with a once-upon-a-time email giant trying to ...
  77. Media Mashup: Who Owns Whom?

    September 27, 2010
    You'd be surprised by how many publications fall under the umbrella of one company. Discover the big media companies and ...
  78. Walt Disney's Valuable Content

    August 16, 2010
    A great quarter from Disney is just that - one great quarter. A lot of things worked well, including three blockbuster movies ...
  79. Show Biz Stocks Worth Watching

    February 11, 2010
    Catch a rising media star by following box office receipts.
  80. 6 Stocks The Pros Like

    July 17, 2009
    Watching what professional investors and managers buy is a great way to come up with new stock ideas.
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