トップニュース

Discovery and Scripps seek to tie up in $12 billion TV deal - KOMO News;

Discovery and Scripps seek to tie up in $12 billion TV deal - KOMO News

KOMO NewsDiscovery and Scripps seek to tie up in $12 billion TV dealKOMO NewsFILE - This Sept. 1, 2010 file photo shows the Discovery Communications networks headquarters building sign in Silver Spring, Md. Discovery Communications is buying media company Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $14.6 ...and more »

Cable Tie-Up Unites Parents of HGTV and Animal Planet - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Cable Tie-Up Unites Parents of HGTV and Animal Planet - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Cable Tie-Up Unites Parents of HGTV and Animal PlanetWall Street Journal (subscription)Discovery Communications Inc. has agreed to buy Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. for $11.9 billion, a bet that a larger footprint in lifestyle programming will help it weather cable-TV upheaval. A bigger portfolio of channels that specialize in so ...and more »

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

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

TheWrapHow Your Favorite HGTV Programming Could Change Under Discovery OwnershipTheWrapDiscovery 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 ...and more »

Discovery/Scripps Merger Is Good For Business, but (Probably) Bad for Producers - IndieWire;

Discovery/Scripps Merger Is Good For Business, but (Probably) Bad for Producers - IndieWire

IndieWireDiscovery/Scripps Merger Is Good For Business, but (Probably) Bad for ProducersIndieWireAs consumers move to streaming video and "skinny bundles," smaller channels will likely go away. Executive Editor. Michael Schneider. 1 hour ago. @franklinavenue. Share This Article; Reddit · LinkedIn; WhatsApp; Email; Print; Talk. Fixer Upper.and more »

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

Discovery and Scripps seek to tie up in $14.6 billion TV dealWATE 6 On Your SideMedia 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 ...and more »

What Happened in the Stock Market Today - Madison.com;

What Happened in the Stock Market Today - Madison.com

Madison.comWhat Happened in the Stock Market TodayMadison.comStocks ended July on a mixed note, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) closing at a new high, but the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) finishing the day slightly lower. Today's stock market. Index, Percentage Change, Point Change ...and more »

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

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

Los Angeles TimesDow inches up as media and bank stocks rise, canceling out tech's slipLos Angeles TimesU.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 ...and more »

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

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

TheWrapDiscovery's Scripps Deal Is All About Streaming TV (Analysis)TheWrapDiscovery 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 ...and more »

Discovery dropped $14.6 billion to buy the dying cable TV business model more time - Business Insider;

Discovery dropped $14.6 billion to buy the dying cable TV business model more time - Business Insider

Business InsiderDiscovery dropped $14.6 billion to buy the dying cable TV business model more timeBusiness InsiderThat's good news for smaller cable networks that could otherwise be on the chopping block. The Discovery-Scripps combo can also look to accelerate the growth of data-driven TV ads and digital. There are many reasons that Discovery Communications is ...and more »

Discovery's merger with Scripps makes them worth more than Viacom - Recode;

Discovery's merger with Scripps makes them worth more than Viacom - Recode

RecodeDiscovery's merger with Scripps makes them worth more than ViacomRecodeIt's been a rough few years for TV networks. TV viewership is declining and media companies are forced to compete with the Googles and Facebooks of the world for ad dollars. That means more media mergers. Discovery Communications announced today it ...and more »

Facebook and Discovery Communications dip; Charter rises - Sacramento Bee

Facebook and Discovery Communications dip; Charter risesSacramento BeeStocks 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 ...and more »

Discovery buys Scripps for $11.9 bn - Business Standard;

Discovery buys Scripps for $11.9 bn - Business Standard

Business StandardDiscovery buys Scripps for $11.9 bnBusiness StandardDiscovery will acquire Scripps for about $90 a share and assume long-term debt of $2.7 billion, bringing the total price of the equity value plus liabilities to $14.6 billion. Photo: Reuters. ALSO READ. Discovery turns to telecom tribunal over channel ...and more »

Stocks mixed as technology dip cancels out media rally - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle;

Stocks mixed as technology dip cancels out media rally - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

The Bozeman Daily ChronicleStocks mixed as technology dip cancels out media rallyThe Bozeman Daily ChronicleFILE - This Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are starting the week higher as media companies gain, Monday, July 31, 2017. Scripps Networks, the company behind HGTV and the Food Channel, rose ...and more »

What's in Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK) After Making Yearly Low? - Weekly Register

What's in Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK) After Making Yearly Low?Weekly RegisterThe stock of Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) hit a new 52-week low and has $21.28 target or 8.00 % below today's $23.13 share price. The 8 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $9.09 billion company. The 1-year low was ...and more »

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

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

AdAge.comInvestors Seem Underwhelmed By Discovery's Confirmation of Scripps Nets AcquisitionAdAge.comWall 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 ...and more »

Discovery aims for content clout with Scripps Network bid - Reuters;

Discovery aims for content clout with Scripps Network bid - Reuters

ReutersDiscovery aims for content clout with Scripps Network bidReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc is acquiring Scripps Networks Interactive Inc for $11.9 billion in a deal expected to boost the company's negotiating leverage as it seeks new audiences. The acquisition, announced on Monday, brings ...and more »

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

Markets Right Now: Falling tech stocks wipe out other gainsBeloit Daily NewsGains 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 ...and more »

Charter snubs Sprint; Watching Venezuela; Earnings season rolls on - NBC2 News;

Charter snubs Sprint; Watching Venezuela; Earnings season rolls on - NBC2 News

NBC2 NewsCharter snubs Sprint; Watching Venezuela; Earnings season rolls onNBC2 NewsHSBC (HSBC), Sanofi (SNY) and Heineken (HEINY) all reported earnings on Monday, July 31, 2017. Pandora Media (P) is releasing earnings after U.S. markets close. Kid Chef, Zach Hofen, during the Fusion Impossible, Cookoff Challenge, as seen on Food ...and more »

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

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

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Reality Bites for Discovery and ScrippsWall 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 ...and more »

Discovery buying Scripps Networks to create huge cable conglomerate - cleveland.com

Discovery buying Scripps Networks to create huge cable conglomeratecleveland.comWe're not saying any of these show ideas will ever get made, but they're at least a possibility now following the proposed merger of two cable network giants. Discovery Communications -- which owns Discovery, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet ...and more »