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Twitter Admits Workforce Is Not Diverse

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), like other new world tech companies, admitted it does not employ enough women and minorities. It will try to erase that with programs to increase the ...
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Why 1 Billion Facebook Connections Do Not Matter

Ten million people flying on commercial aircraft in one day. One hundred thousand cars sold in a single day in China. One trillion searches on Google in a month. Or ...
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Media Stocks Have Been Crushed: 4 to Buy Now

After outperforming for much of the past couple of years, the top media stocks all have been absolutely mauled on fears that bundling and younger Americans “cutting the cord” will ...
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Why This Sirius XM Buyback Matters

The market posted a solid recovery in Wednesday’s trading session following the market carnage in Monday’s and Tuesday's trading sessions. After the markets recovered handily, Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Cablevision, CBS Strike Carriage Deal

One of the principal cable TV operators in the New York area, Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC), Tuesday signed a multiyear agreement with CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) to carry CBS ...
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America’s Most Expensive College Football Tickets

With just a week remaining until the start of the college football season, anticipation is high for fans all across the country. As the game gets closer, many will be ...
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Google Still Leads in Video Audience

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is by far the Internet’s largest search engine, and its various websites, including YouTube, continue to attract the largest audience for viewing online video on a ...
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Are Disney Shares Trying to Form a Bottom?

As the broad markets fell on Friday, Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) took a slight dip as well. The difference between the broad markets and Disney was that Disney bounced ...
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Google Tops Website Audience Rankings

While Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) may be gaining on Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) in market cap and growth rate, the search engine remains much larger in terms of total audience ...
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Twitter Destroys $30 Billion in Market Value

The math is simple. Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has a market value of $17 billion now with its stock at $26. Shares traded at $74 in January of 2014. Twitter ...
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Cable TV: Not as Big a Loser as Everyone Believes

Everyone has seen the results of second-quarter earnings reports from pay-TV operators. Subscriptions are down and the drop is going to get worse. Or, maybe not. Craig Moffett, principal and ...
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Facebook Passes Google as No. 1 Referring Site for Online Media

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has moved ahead of Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) as the top referring site for online media. While this media sector is a relatively small portion of ...
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How One Key Analyst Sees Activision Blizzard Rising After Earnings

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) absolutely crushed its most recent earnings report. As a result, analyst calls came pouring in for the video game giant, all very positive on the ...
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Univision Gears Up for IPO

Univision Holdings Inc. has filed an amended S-1 form with U.S. the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing. ...
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What Is the Real Buyout Status of SFX Entertainment?

SFX Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: SFXE) has had a dismal Friday, with shares down 20% at $1.54. The company recently reported a loss for its second quarter, but the real issue ...
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