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  1. Taking Stock of Q3 Earnings Season - Ahead of Wall Street

    November 13, 2014
    Keep in mind that the stock market's sharp rebound hasn't been concentrated in sectors that we would typically associate ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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. ...
  4. Pfizer Looks To Spin Off Animal Health Unit

    August 15, 2012
    Pfizer has filed plans to sell up to 20% of its animal-health unit in the first half of 2013 to focus on human pharmaceuticals. ...
  5. With SL Green Realty, Focus Is Clearly Not An Issue

    June 28, 2012
    SL Green is keenly focused, but not especialy cheap.
  6. Oprah Winfrey Network Buoys Discovery Communications

    December 22, 2011
    Discovery has partnered with Leapfrog Enterprises to create content for LeapPad. It's just one reason investors ought to ...
  7. 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.
  8. Viacom A Hit With Investors

    November 16, 2010
    Viacom is riding a recovery in advertising and will benefit even more if its film unit releases a few hits sometime soon. ...
  9. 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 ...
  10. 4 Sports Stocks To Keep You Cheering

    September 6, 2010
    My final of four articles picking four sports stocks.
  11. Cheerful Trends From Walt Disney

    August 12, 2010
    Disney's fortunes will improve as long as the macroeconomic environment continues to brighten.
  12. 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.
  13. Is Finance Ruining Movies?

    January 19, 2010
    Is the financial industry ruining movies? That depends on whom you ask.
  14. 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.
  15. Debt Buybacks Continue

    September 1, 2009
    Many companies are buying bonds back at a discount, and adjusting capital structures to more acceptable levels.
  16. Waiting For 'Watchmen'

    February 26, 2009
    The DC Comics-based Warner Bros. film "Watchmen" is due for release March 6. We look at its background and the comics-to-movie ...
  17. 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.
  18. Media Conglomerates: One Size Fits All?

    June 20, 2007
    The five old line media companies seem the same, but they are really very different.
  19. Selling The Sellers (IPG, OMC, CCO)

    May 15, 2007
    A look at three advertising companies who manage to compete in one of the most cutthroat industries around
  20. Paying Steep CEO Salaries For Flat Share Price Performance

    January 22, 2007
    Are the lucrative pay packages of today's prominent executives really worth the high price tag?
  21. This Mouse Has Horns (DIS)

    November 22, 2006
    Disney investors will be rewarded as the company builds profits for the long-term.
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