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Pay TV Continues to Bleed Subscribers

The 13 largest pay-TV providers in the United States lost a total of about 150,000 subscribers in the third quarter of 2014, compared with a loss of about 25,000 in ...
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Insider Buying Gets Selective as Markets Hit Record High

While it is hardly unexpected, as the stock market continues to print new highs, the number of shares being bought by insiders continues to drop. Even though quite a few ...
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Significant Changes in Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2014. Warren Buffett’s portfolio has recently undergone some radical changes on the surface, some of ...
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Turner Networks Drop Dish as Content Companies Start Streaming

A dispute between Time Warner Inc.'s (NYSE: TWX) Turner Networks and Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) has caused Turner to pull its channels from the satellite TV company. Dish believes ...
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Did Subscription Internet Video Competition Just Get a Death Blow?

There’s been a lot of talk in recent weeks related to offering pay-TV packages that give customers more of what they want for less money. One of the main forces ...
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Comcast, Time Warner Rank Lowest in Customer Satisfaction

In a recent customer satisfaction survey that included other major telephone, television and Internet service providers, Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) finished at or ...
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Blockbuster Is Still in Business

Years before there was Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Apple TV or Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), there was Blockbuster, one of the largest retailers in America and the primary distribution channel ...
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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2014. Warren Buffett's different portfolio holdings have not been changing much of late, but it turns ...
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Does Dish Network Have a Play for T-Mobile?

It is not news that Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) chairman Charlie Ergen has been chasing after any likely suspect that owns a terrestrial-based wireless company. The satellite pay-TV provider ...
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Customer Service Hall of Shame

When it comes to companies we dread dealing with, we all know who they are. Let’s put it this way, would you rather go to the Apple Genius Bar to ...
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Free TV Over the Air Is Dead

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last week that mini-antenna service Aereo does indeed infringe the copyright of TV broadcasters, IAC/InterActiveCorp. (NASDAQ: IACI) chairman and CEO Barry Diller said there ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Dish Network, Facebook, Nordstrom, SunPower and More

It is Monday and stocks are looking for direction after new highs last week. Investors and traders now being told that the bull market has become a stock picker's market. 24/7 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, AmEx, Dish, Exelon, GNC, Medtronic, Micron and More

It is Monday, and stocks are indicated lower again ahead of the open. Investors keep hearing that the market has moved on from a raging bull market to a stock ...
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Are the Rules About to Change in the Pay-TV Sector?

For years U.S. consumers have tried to persuade cable and satellite companies to offer subscriptions to viewer-selected channels -- so-called a la carte pricing -- rather than the high-priced packages the ...
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Dish Network Tanks After Verizon Denies Interest

Now that AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has agreed to acquire satellite TV provider DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) for around $49 billion, the nation's other large satellite service, Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: ...
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