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 reportedly "highly unlikely" to outbid Disney for Fox assets

Instead, the Philadelphia-based media giant could focus its attention on acquiring a majority stake in Sky......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Comcast Shies Away From Its Pursuit of Fox’s Media Assets

The cable company is unlikely to make a counter bid. Disney is in the clear to take on NetflixRelated Stocks: CMCSA, FOXA, DIS, T, TWX, NFLX,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJul 16th, 2018

Comcast Ups Offer For Sky, For The Time Being

The multi-player battle for most of the assets of 21st Century Fox (NYSE: FOX) and the U.K.’s Sky continued as Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) lobbed in another offer for for the  British media........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 11th, 2018

Comcast seeks more cash in pursuit of 21st Century Fox assets

Comcast Cor.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 27th, 2018

Comcast Hunts for Additional Cash in Pursuit of 21st Century Fox Assets

Comcast is exploring tie-ups with private-equity investors or strategic partners that could provide additional capital as the cable giant pursues a costly acquisition of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 27th, 2018

Comcast Hunts for Additional Cash In Pursuit of 21st Century Fox Assets

Comcast Cor.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 27th, 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

Comcast bids $65B for 21st Century Fox assets

Comcast formalized a $65 billion all-cash bid for most of 21st Century Fox. It's a dramatic attempt to undercut Disney, which reached a $52.4 billion deal in December for the same film and TV assets. CNNMoney's Hadas Gold reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJun 13th, 2018

$65 Billion Comcast Bid for Fox Assets Sets Off Disney Fight

Comcast made an unsolicited offer to buy most of 21st Century Fox for roughly $65 billion, kicking off a bidding war with Walt Disney as the two media titans jockey for position in a business undergoing tumultuous change......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 13th, 2018

It"s official: Comcast bids $65 billion for chunk of Fox empire

It’s official. Comcast wasted no time in making its rumored all-cash bid for 21st Century Fox assets a reality on Wednesday, formalized its offer of $35 per share or about $65 billion for a chunk of the entertainment company. The offer, about $5 bi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Comcast offers $35 per share in cash for 21st Century Fox

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 13th, 2018

Comcast, in 2nd Try, Offers $65 Billion Cash for 21st Century Fox

The cable giant’s offer for the bulk of Fox’s businesses sets up a fight with Disney, which has already struck a deal for $52.4 billion for Rupert Murdoch’s empire......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 13th, 2018