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Pandora Shares Sink With New Direct Licensing Agreements

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) saw its shares slide on Tuesday after the company announced that it signed direct licensing agreements for recorded music with Merlin Network, Sony Music, Universal ...
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social media

Short Sellers Retract Bets in Major Social Media Stocks

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Labor Day Specials: Boston Globe $0.99 a Week, Chicago Tribune $0.39 a Week

As newspapers try to increase paid subscribers and put a great deal of their content behind paywalls, they have resorted to car dealership tactics. Buy over Labor Day weekend, or ...
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football

DraftKings and FanDuel: $1 Billion Unicorns Ready for NFL 2016 Season

Special to 24/7 Wall St. From PrivCo When HBO’s “Hard Knocks” returned this August, it marked the beginning of a marketing and media firestorm that will lead up to the start ...
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Why Tropical Storm Hermine, or Hurricane Hermine, Is Potentially So Dangerous

Tropical Storm Hermine has just become Hurricane Hermine, with the National Hurricane Center saying the storm is traveling at about 14 miles per hour toward Florida. Its winds have moved ...
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Newspaper Paywall Watch: Washington Post $19, Boston Globe $5

Almost every major paper in the United States is chasing the paywall success of The New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) and News Corp's (NYSE: NWS) The Wall Street Journal. ...
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Disney

Disney Is DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock, Down More Than 9%

This year has not been kind to Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS). The Mouse House's stock price has dropped 9.39% as of Friday's closing bell and is one of just ...
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Netflix Finishes First in Streaming Survey

In the first quarter of this year, half of all U.S. households had a paid subscription to a video streaming service. That is the same percentage as the number of ...
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Why 50% Upside in Netflix May Be Too Optimistic

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) hit its stride over the past few years and made some serious gains. Many investors rode the online media distributor, and now content-maker too, higher and ...
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social media

Short Sellers Run for Cover From Social Media Stocks

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Money and plant

How Much Can Netflix Grow in the Next Few Years?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has been on the rise over the past few years, really hitting its stride in 2015 before backing off slightly this year. The company can attribute ...
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Is AMC Gearing Up a Takeover of RLJ Entertainment?

Entertainment distributor RLJ Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: RLJE) normally trades fewer than 17,000 shares a day. As the noon hour comes to a close Monday, nearly 2.8 million shares have changed ...
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watching TV

NFL Preseason Seizes Top Spot in Cable Ratings

The conventional wisdom is that Fox News Channel rules cable ratings. That was not close to true this past week, as ESPN showed the power of NFL football to draw ...
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moviegoers

‘Finding Dory’ Still Top Movie of 2016

The summer release of major movies is nearly over. The most recent high budget flop was "Ben-Hur," a remake of the Charlton Heston classic. It did a pathetic $11.4 million ...
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Disney

Disney Drops 8% as Worst Performing Dow Stock

It is not so long ago that the combination of theme parks, movies, news and ESPN made Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) a darling of Wall Street. Cracks in its ...
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