Disney Takes Over Hulu in Deal With Comcast
The agreement gives Disney immediate operational control of Hulu in return for buying out Comcast's minority stake for at least $5.8 billion in 2024.
Disney Raises Offer in Fox Fight With Comcast
"Disney is going for the knockout punch, and they just may have delivered it," an investment banker says.
Comcast Emulates Disney With DreamWorks Deal
With the $3.8 billion purchase, Comcast's NBCUniversal gains the rights to valuable children's characters and franchises, like Kung Fu Panda.
Comcast Buys Control of Theme Park in Japan
The media giant's largest overseas investment to date positions it to take advantage of theme-park growth in Asia.
CFOs to Watch
Chief financial officers are more prominent than ever in Corporate America. We profile 20 CFOs worth keeping an eye on.
Charter Buys Time Warner and Bright House Networks
The $195-per-share offer is a 14% premium to Time Warner's closing price last Friday, and a 24% premium to Time Warner's undisturbed share price a week ago.
Former JPMorgan CFO Named Comcast Finance Chief
Michael J. Cavanagh leaves his co-COO position at The Carlyle Group to become Comcast's next chief financial officer.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending April 3
Ralph Lauren, Comcast, TD Ameritrade, TripAdvisor, Sysco, Insulet, Spirit Realty Capital, Ameresco, Alere
Obama Cut Would Slash Deferred Tax Liabilities, Study Finds
But a reduction in the corporate rate would also cut the deferred tax assets — and the net worth — of some companies.
The New Rules of Attraction
The latest boom in dealmaking appears more sensible than its predecessors. But valuations are creeping into the danger zone.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending June 20
Comcast, OpenDNS, CoreLogic, Rockwood Holdings, Relayware, 4moms, RapidMiner, Lancaster Colony, American Apparel