Monthly Archives: April 2015

Comcast's 'Furious 7' a Runaway Hit, Sales Near $1B Mark – Analyst Blog

Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) owned Universal Pictures' latest release 'Furious 7' has earned more than $800 million worldwide within the first two weeks of its release. Original story here.

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Groups rally against Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger ahead of PUC hearing

A handful of consumers, advocacy groups and content creators banded together in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday to protest the proposed Comcast Corp.-Time Warner Cable merger. Original story here.

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Volunteer Florida Recognizes Comcast with Champion of Service Award

Comcast today announced that Florida Governor Rick Scott has honored the company for its community involvement throughout the state. Comcast has been awarded the Champion of Servic Original story here.

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NASCAR, Comcast Rev Up Title Sponsorship For Young Drivers

Comcast has replaced Nationwide as the title sponsor of NASCAR's secondary series spotlighting young up-and-coming drivers and the partnership is off to a good start. Original story here.

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COMCAST INTERNET ESSENTIALS PROGRAM CONNECTS 41,500 FAMILIES IN SOUTH FLORIDA

Comcast today announced that since August 2011, its nationally acclaimed broadband adoption program, Internet Essentials, has connected more than 450,000 families, or 1.8 million low-income Americans, to the power of the Internet at home, with Florida playing a huge role … Continue reading

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Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger debated at California PUC

California Public Utilities Commission members are scheduled to receive public comment on Comcast Corp.'s proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable at a hearing this afternoon in Los Angeles. Original story here.

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Lone Pine Eliminates Its Position in Comcast

In March, the FCC paused its informal 180-day “shot-clock” deadline on the reviews of the proposed mergers of Comcast and Time Warner Cable. Original story here.

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Why Time Warner Cable Can Do Well Even If Comcast Deal Fails

SAN DIEGO ( TheStreet) — Comcast   may not win regulator approval for its $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable . But even if the government rejects the deal, Time Warner Cable's improving finances, and the existence of another suitor – … Continue reading

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Comcast wants 15 more years? Nutter says let's demand a better deal

You likely know lots of reasons why it's wise to avoid mixing business with pleasure, but here's a simple one: It's tough to smile warmly at friends while holding out coolly for your own interests. Original story here.

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California PUC member moves to block Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger

Just days before an important public hearing, a California Public Utilities Commission member has raised the stakes by proposing the regulatory panel block Comcast's bid to acquire Time Warner Cable. Original story here.

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