How Your Favorite HGTV Programming Could Change Under Discovery Ownership - TheWrap

Discovery Communications owns TLC, ID, and, of course, Discovery. Soon, the publicly traded company will also have networks like Food Network, Travel Channel and DIY under its umbrella. Most importantly, the cable channel-hoarder will become the ...

Discovery and Scripps seek to tie up in $14.6 billion TV deal - WATE 6 On Your Side

Media Giant Scripps Network Interactive came to Tennessee in 1994, introducing the world to Cable Channels like HGTV. Former executives attribute much of the networks' success to its locations. “Ken Lowe, when he founded HGTV originally, he wanted to ...

Dow inches up as media and bank stocks rise, canceling out tech's slip - Los Angeles Times

U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Monday as banks, media and energy companies climbed just enough to cancel out losses for technology companies including Facebook and Amazon. Cable provider Charter Communications surged on reports of a possible ...

Discovery's Scripps Deal Is All About Streaming TV (Analysis) - TheWrap

Discovery Communications' $14.6 billion deal for the parent company of HGTV and the Food Network, Scripps Networks Interactive, makes it a powerhouse in traditional cable. But more importantly — and like so many HGTV shows — it gives the growing ...

Facebook and Discovery Communications dip; Charter rises - Sacramento Bee

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: Charter Communications Inc., up $21.65 to $391.91. Bloomberg News reported that Japanese conglomerate SoftBank is considering buying Charter. Discovery Communications Inc., down $2.20 to ...

Investors Seem Underwhelmed By Discovery's Confirmation of Scripps Nets Acquisition - AdAge.com

Wall Street on Monday reacted to the news of Discovery Communications' proposed $14.6 billion acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive with a raised eyebrow, as shares of the Silver Spring, Md.-based media company dropped 8.9% in late-afternoon ...

Markets Right Now: Falling tech stocks wipe out other gains - Beloit Daily News

Gains for banks and media companies are mostly outweighing losses elsewhere in the market, leaving stock indexes little changed by the end of trading on Wall Street. Cable companies were a big focus for investors Monday. Charter Communications ...

Reality Bites for Discovery and Scripps - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Discovery's deal for Scripps was supposed to project strength. Instead it underscores the companies' weak positions. By. Miriam Gottfried. Miriam Gottfried. The Wall Street Journal. BiographyMiriam Gottfried · @miriamgottfried · miriam.gottfried ...