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Comcast offers to buy Fox media assets for $65 bln in cash

Comcast offered $65 billion for Twenty-First Century Fox media assets, emboldened by AT&T prevailing over the Trump administration's attempt to block a merger with Time Warner. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 13th, 2018

Comcast offers to buy Fox media assets for $65B in cash

Comcast offered $65 billion Wednesday for Twenty-First Century Fox media assets, emboldened by AT&T's prevailing over the Trump administration's attempt to block a merger with Time Warner.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Comcast offers to buy Fox media assets for $65B in cash

Comcast offered $65 billion Wednesday for Twenty-First Century Fox media assets, emboldened by AT&T's prevailing over the Trump administration's attempt to block a merger with Time Warner.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Comcast offers to buy Fox media assets for $65 billion in cash

(Reuters) - Comcast Corp offered $65 billion on Wednesday for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc media assets, emboldened by AT&T Inc prevailing over the Trump administration's attempt to block a merger with Time Warner Inc ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Disney raises offer for Fox assets to beat off competition from Comcast

Walt Disney Co. raised its offer to purchase most of 21st Century Fox to more than $70 billion in cash and stock, topping an unsolicited offer from rival Comcast Corp. as the bidding war for the coveted media properties escalates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2018

Disney’s Bob Iger won’t walk away from Fox bidding war: Porter Bibb

The Walt Disney Company likely won’t back down after Comcast made a larger, all-cash offer of $65 billion for most of 21st Century Fox’s film and television assets, according to a media analyst......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 19th, 2018

As Comcast Offers $65 Billion, At What Point Is Fox Too Expensive?

Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) made an all cash offer for most of 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOX) for $65 billion. Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS) had previously agreed to purchase the same assets for less.  Disney........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 13th, 2018

Comcast offers $35 a share for 21st Century Fox assets

Comcast Corp. offered 21st Century Fox Inc. $35 a share in cash for assets that it had a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

Comcast"s Fox bid becomes real. It"s in "advanced stages" of preparing cash offer for the media giant.

Comcast confirmed it's in the "advanced stages" of preparing an offer for the Fox assets that Disney has already bid $52.4 billion to acquire. It's an announcement that comes as no surprise to those watching the company's recent M&A moves. What's .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Comcast cash bid may spark Fox shareholder revolt

Comcast's planned all-cash offer for 21st Century Fox assets could drive a wedge between media mogul Rupert Murdoch who wants a stock deal so he can avoid a huge tax bill and his investors who prefer a higher dollar transaction......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 15th, 2018

Comcast said to plan $60B cash deal to beat Disney for Fox assets

A major battle of media titans is brewing with reports Monday that Comcast may be working up a deal to push Disney out of the running to buy 21st Century Fox assets. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 8th, 2018

Comcast said to plan cash deal to beat Disney for Fox assets

A major battle of media titans is brewing with reports Monday that Comcast may be working up a deal to push Disney out of the running to buy 21st Century Fox assets. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 7th, 2018

Mario Gabelli On Disney And Comcast’s Battle For Fox Assets

Mario Gabelli, Gamco Investors chairman and CEO, weighs in on the media landscape as Disney and Comcast wage a bidding war over Fox assets. Q1 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc,.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 20th, 2018

Why You Should Buy Disney (DIS) Stock Right Now

Disney (DIS) upped the ante to $70 billion in cash and stock for key 21st Century Fox (FOXA) assets, one week after Comcast (CMCSA) outbid the company's initial offer. Shares of Disney jumped over 1% on Wednesday following the news, which means n.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 20th, 2018

Disney hikes bid for Fox assets to $71.3 billion, tops Comcast

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co raised its bid for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's film and television assets to $71.3 billion on Wednesday, sweetening its deal with cash as it looks to upend Comcast Corp's $65 billion offer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2018

Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $71.3 billion, adds cash

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co raised its bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc assets to $71.3 billion on Wednesday, sweetening its offer with cash as it looks to scuttle Comcast Corp's $65 billion offer last week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2018

Disney Sweetens Deal for Fox Assets, Topping Comcast Bid

Fox agreed to a sweetened merger agreement with Disney that adds a cash component and eclipses a rival offer from Comcast......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 20th, 2018

Disney raises its bid for Fox assets to $70.4B, escalates bidding war with Comcast

Twenty-First Century Fox holds a board meeting Wednesday, during which the Murdoch-controlled media co.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 20th, 2018

Southeastern’s Comcast Ups the Ante for Twenty-First Century Fox

The media company announces all-cash proposal to outbid DisneyCheck out Mason Hawkins Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Mason Hawkins (Updated on 06/13/2018)Related Stocks: CMCSA, FOX, FOXA, DIS, BAC, WFC, T, TWX,.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 14th, 2018

Comcast Outbids Disney for Fox Assets: Media ETFs Surge

The battle to acquire Fox could transform the entire media industry, setting the stage for a surge in media ETFs. U.S. cable operator Comcast Corp CMCSA has made a $65 billion or $35 per share bid to acquire the film product.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 14th, 2018

Disney"s stock surges to pace Dow gainers after Comcast"s rival cash bid for Fox assets

Walt Disney Co.'s stock surged 2.6% in morning trade Thursday, to pace the Dow Jones Industrial Average's gainers. The rally comes after Comcast Corp. made $65 billion cash bid for some coveted 21st Century Fox Inc.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018