Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox struck a new deal Wednesday: Disney agreed to pay $71.3 billion for Fox entertainment assets, surpassing a $65 billion offer from Comcast. Disney said it amended.. SFGate
Disney is still in a bidding war with Comcast for the rights of 21st Century Fox, owned by Rupert Murdoch. According to Gizmodo, Disney originally offered $52 billion for the company. At first Murdoch..
Disney has proved it is in to win the 20th Century Fox bidding war against Comcast, and Disney CEO Bob Iger has shed some light on why.
After the Time Warner AT&T decision came down Comcast wasted no..
When Disney first announced its plans to buy the production assets of Fox, the deal was already an insane amount of money. The offer amounted to a total cost of $66 billion, but Comcast counter-offered..
Both Disney and Comcast are bidding to buy 21st Century Fox.
Business experts say it's a possibility for Comcast and Disney to split Fox's assets.
"We would expect Disney to at least match Comcast by..
The Walt Disney Co., not to be outdone by rival Comcast, has sweetened its offer for Twentieth Century Fox. Last week, Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) made a $65 billion cash offer for the same entertainment.. bizjournals
Now that we’re nearly a week out from the $65 billion bomb Comcast dropped in the middle of the Disney-Fox party, let’s assess where things stand, and what’s coming up next. First up is 21st.. bizjournals
Now that Comcast has thrown its $65 billion hat in the ring to acquire the key film and TV assets of 21st Century Fox, the bidding war against Disney many expected has now started.
But which company.. The Wrap
Comcast and Disney, rival bidders for assets of 21st Century Fox, have to win over shareholders then fight the next battle in Washington, where regulators are expected to give Fox’s regional sports.. Wall Street Journal
The three companies at the heart of Hollywood’s latest mega-merger all enjoyed big days on Wall Street, with shares of Comcast, Disney, and 21st Century Fox spiking on Thursday.
Fox — the target.. The Wrap
· *Comcast is surging after it proposed an all-cash deal to buy 21st Century Fox assets.*
· *The offer's price tag tops the recent deal proposed by Disney. *
· *Jefferies analyst John Janedis.. Business Insider
The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new imperative among entertainment and telecommunications firms, which are amassing ever more programming to better compete with technology companies.. Newsmax Also reported by •SFGate •SeattlePI.com •Seattle Times
There has been yet another twist in the tale of the ongoing bidding war over broadcaster Sky PLC (LON:SKY). US media corporation Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) offered US$65bn offer for a big portion of assets.. Proactive Investors
NEW YORK (AP) — Competing bids from Comcast and Disney for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox come as the media landscape changes and companies get more involved in both creating and distributing.. SFGate Also reported by •SeattlePI.com •Newsday