Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Furious 7 image4

Fast and Furious Franchise Will Ride Again in 2017

At the CinemaCon convention in Las Vegas on Thursday, Vin Diesel, the star of the current megahit “Furious 7” -- and five of its progenitors -- announced that there will indeed ...
Read Full Story »
Comcast-Logo

Time Warner Cable Investors May Not Have Much Risk in Comcast Deal

Merger investors and media investors alike have had a lot to fear and to bet on around the pending acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) by Comcast Corp. ...
Read Full Story »
Comcast-Logo

5 UBS High Conviction Stocks to Buy for Volatile Markets

Market pros will tell you that anytime you start getting triple-digit up and down days back to back on a consistent basis, you may be in for trouble. That kind ...
Read Full Story »
Furious 7 poster

Can ‘Furious 7’ Pass Harry Potter in Ticket Sales?

In its eight days of release in China, “Furious 7” has sold $250.5 million in tickets to boost its international gross receipts to $858.3 million. Its global total of $1.15 ...
Read Full Story »
Furious 7

‘Furious 7’ Likely to Be in Top 10 Movies of All Time

With estimated box office receipts in the range of $26 million to $28 million, “Furious 7” from Universal Studios and Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) is on track to bust through ...
Read Full Story »
Furious 7 poster

‘Furious 7’ Now 20th Top Grossing Film Ever

The latest installment in the Fast and Furious movie franchise, “Furious 7,” is already the franchise’s highest grossing film worldwide after less than three weeks of release. The film, from ...
Read Full Story »
Verizon logo

Will New Verizon Plan Save Pay TV?

Beginning this weekend, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) FiOS customers will be able to subscribe to a lighter weight bundle of 36 basic pay-TV channels plus two additional channel packs ...
Read Full Story »
Sirius Logo

The Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks List Once Again Topped by Sirius

Despite a dwindling number of shares sold short between the March 13 and March 31 settlement dates, Sirius XM returned to its place at the top of the list of ...
Read Full Story »
Furious 7

‘Furious 7’ Crushes Weekend Box Office Again

Following an opening weekend with U.S. ticket sales of $147 million, “Furious 7” once again looks to have a comfortable lead in its second weekend of release. The film also ...
Read Full Story »
Rob Lowe

Will DirecTV Have to Kill or Tame Creepy Loser Alter-Ego Rob Lowe Ads?

Americans seem to have an endless love for funny commercials. If you are one of the consumers who think the creepy, loser and deadbeat Rob Lowe ads for DirecTV (NASDAQ: ...
Read Full Story »
Furious 7 poster

‘Furious 7’ Blows Franchise Past $1 Billion

On its Friday, its first day in wide release, “Furious 7” opened with $67.3 million in domestic ticket sales to add to the $938 million the franchise had already grossed, ...
Read Full Story »
?????????

‘Furious 7’ to Pull Franchise Over $1 Billion in US Ticket Sales

The latest installment of the Fast and Furious franchise opens on 4,004 U.S. movie screens Friday, after a sneak peek at the IMAX version on Wednesday. “Furious 7,” the, um, ...
Read Full Story »
Furious 7 poster

‘Furious 7’ Debuts on 800 IMAX, 3,900 Total Screens

IMAX Corp. (NYSE: IMAX) and the Universal Studios division of Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) launched the latest installment of the Fast and Furious franchise on what the company calls a ...
Read Full Story »
136843547

Charter Deal for Bright House Depends on Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the nation’s fourth-largest cable operator, announced Tuesday that it has agreed to acquire Bright House Networks, the sixth-largest U.S. cable operator, for $10.4 billion in ...
Read Full Story »
intelinside

The Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks List Now Topped by Intel

Intel rose to the top of the list of the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq between the February 27 and March 13 settlement dates, displacing Sirius XM. ...
Read Full Story »