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Clash of the (media) titans: What drove the Fox, Comcast, Disney bidding war over Sky?

The bidding war over broadcaster Sky PLC (LON:SKY) is finally over. On Saturday, US media giant Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA) managed to outbid Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) in an..
Proactive Investors

Comcast and Disney (Fox) Battle Again. This Time for British Broadcaster Sky.

The fight will be settled by an auction this weekend. We work out the possibilities.
NYTimes.com

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Is Comcast 'Doubling Down on the Past' With Sky Bid? [Video]Is Comcast 'Doubling Down on the Past' With Sky Bid?

Comcast's $38.8 billion winning bid for British satellite broadcaster Sky was a "shocking price" to pay for international expansion, said Rich Greenfield, media and tech analyst at BTIG.

Cheddar Inc. -   01:20

Murdoch Emerges as Big Winner in Comcast, Disney Battle [Video]Murdoch Emerges as Big Winner in Comcast, Disney Battle

Jul.20 -- Comcast Corp. stepped back from its bid for Twenty-First Century Fox assets, leaving the Walt Disney Co. as the victor in a deal worth $71 billion. Bloomberg's Nabila Ahmed looks at how..

Bloomberg Global Business -   02:39

Comcast Lets Disney Win Bid For Fox Assets [Video]Comcast Lets Disney Win Bid For Fox Assets

Comcast announced that it would drop out of the bidding war for 21st Century Fox's assets. Comicbook.com reports that Comcast declined to exceed Disney's $71.3 billion offer made by Disney for the bulk..

Wochit -   00:37

Fox Assets Could Cost Disney Even More [Video]Fox Assets Could Cost Disney Even More

Disney is currently on top of the bidding war for the 21st Century Fox assets. ComicBook.com reports that Comcast is preparing to outbid Disney. Earlier this year Fox agreed to a deal to sell its..

Wochit -   00:56

Disney Might Win Fox Over Comcast [Video]Disney Might Win Fox Over Comcast

There is still a bidding war between Comcast and Disney over Fox. Comicbook.com reports that Disney now has an edge over Comcast. "A little over three weeks left until Fox's shareholders will vote on..

Wochit Business -   00:36

What’s Driving Media M&A: EY’s Media & Entertainment Lead Janet Balis explains both Vertical and Horizontal Plays [Video]What’s Driving Media M&A: EY’s Media & Entertainment Lead Janet Balis explains both Vertical and Horizontal Plays

Whether it is AT&T buying Time Warner, Comcast and Disney bidding for 21st Century Fox, or the earlier roll-up of Verizon, Yahoo and AOL, one thing is clear - US media and technology consolidation is..

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Disney shareholders give the green light for its acquisition of Fox’s entertainment division

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) is one step closer to its acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox’s entertainment division. The media giant has received the seal of approval from its shareholders,..
Proactive Investors

Disney's $71 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets gets the greenlight from shareholders (DIS, FOXA)

disney's $71 billion acquisition of 21st century fox assets gets the greenlight from shareholders (dis, foxa)
· *Shareholders gave the go-ahead for a $71 billion deal between 21st Century Fox and Disney on Friday.* · *After prevailing in a bidding war with Comcast, Disney is purchasing the assets, which..
Business Insider

Cable TV provider Comcast surpasses Street's 2Q profit view, but misses on revenue as battle for viewers rages

Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA) posted better-than-expected second-quarter profit Thursday, but fell short of Wall Street’s revenue estimate as it dealt with falling demand for cable television..
Proactive Investors

Comcast and Disney Enjoy Wall Street Bump on Pulled Fox Bid

comcast and disney enjoy wall street bump on pulled fox bid
Comcast called off its battle with Disney over much of 21st Century Fox’s TV and film business on Thursday, sending shares of both companies higher in the process. Comcast stock increased 2.6..
The Wrap

In the battle for Twenty-First Century Fox, Comcast blinks

NEW YORK (AP) — In a battle among media giants for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, Comcast has blinked. The cable and media company said Thursday that it is dropping its..
SFGate

Disney Roundup: Star Wars projects take shape, Overwatch League finals on ESPN

The Walt Disney Co. — parent to Orlando's Walt Disney World — has operations around the country. It also owns ABC Television, ESPN Inc., Pixar, Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm Ltd., and is in the..
bizjournals

PACIFIC ? Reed Hastings Loses His Rubber Stamp

What's Next: The New Netflix Narrative: What happens when a breakout company starts to lose momentum while others catch up? Reed Hastings may soon find out: Netflix added 5.2 million subscribers last..
CNNMoney

The Battle Between Comcast and Disney Has Moved to London. This Rule Is Why.

Britain’s mergers regulator has become a potentially big factor in the fight for Sky and for 21st Century Fox, thanks to one of its provisions.
NYTimes.com

Sky up as investors bet Comcast's raised bid won’t be the last move in the battle with Fox

Sky PLC (LON:SKY) shares jumped again on Thursday as investors bet that last night’s increased offer from Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) which trumped a raised bid from rival 21 Century Fox Inc.'s..
Proactive Investors

Comcast Raises Sky Offer After Fox Sweetened Its Bid

The battle for control of European pay-TV giant Sky is coming to a head and could affect the broader fight between Comcast and Disney to acquire most of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets.
Wall Street Journal

Comcast bids $34bln for Sky, tops Fox’s offer

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has boosted its cash offer for Sky PLC (LSE:SKY) to US$34bln, topping 21 Century Fox Inc.'s (NASDAQ:FOXA) latest bid of US$32.5bln.  In yet another twist to the takeover..
Proactive Investors

Analyst: 'Comcast should force Disney to pay every penny they can to win'

How high can the deal for Fox soar? Some think $90 billion with Comcast Corp. and the Walt Disney Co. bidding against each other.
philly.com

Some M&A Deals Entertain, Others Make You Eat Your Vegetables

The Fools offer their takes on the Comcast vs. Disney bidding war for Fox, and the frozen food merger plans of ConAgra and Pinnacle Foods.
Motley Fool

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