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Disney, Fox, Lions Gate and Time Warner Dominate Oscar Nominations

When the 88th Academy Awards are held at the end of February, it is Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS), Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: LGF), Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Time Warner CEO Bewkes Abandons Investors

Time Warner Inc.'s (NYSE: TWX) earnings and its forecast disappointed Wall Street. Its shares tumbled 5% to $60 after it posted its fourth-quarter and full-year figures, and briefly it hit ...
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Twitter Underwhelms With User Numbers

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reported its fourth quarter financial results after the markets closed Wednesday. This social media giant had $0.16 in earnings per share (EPS) on $710 million in ...
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Who Won Super Bowl 50? Beyoncé

Last Sunday's Super Bowl was the most watched ever on mobile devices. In fact it was the most-watched-on-mobile football game ever. But the star of the show was singer Beyoncé, ...
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Time Warner Opens at 3-Year Low After Spurning Murdoch Offer

In June of 2014, Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) made an unsolicited attempt to acquire Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) for $85 a share in cash, amounting ...
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What to Look for in Twitter Earnings

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) is set to report its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates call for $0.12 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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What to Expect From Zynga Earnings

Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for no earnings per ...
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Time Warner

Time Warner Earnings Improve, Revenues Falter, Investors Flee

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The entertainment giant posted quarterly adjusted EPS of $1.06 and $7.08 billion in revenues. In ...
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Short Sellers Cannot Make Up Their Minds About Social Media

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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Disney Earnings Appear to Not Be Enough for Investors

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) reported fiscal first quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company had $1.63 in earnings per share (EPS) on $15.24 billion ...
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Which Web 2.0 Companies Will Hit New Lows?

We are seeing something of a mini dot-com bubble bursting as market forces have been taking the weakest social media down since mid-2015. Which Web 2.0 companies have already seen ...
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What to Expect From Disney Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) is expected to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.45 in ...
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Public Company Unicorn: Yelp

Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) went public on February 28, 2012. Its share price on the first day of trading rose 60% and hit $23.90, putting its market cap just over ...
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Public Company Unicorn: Zynga

Zynga Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ZNGA) business really never got off the ground after the company had its initial public offering on December 15, 2001. It raised $1 billion, based on an ...
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Analysts Cooling on Match After Q4 Earnings

Match Group Inc. (NASDAQ: MTCH) reported its fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday, but after the report, analysts began to reconsider how they viewed Match. We have included some highlights from ...
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