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Lions Gate (LGF.A) Expands in Faith-Based Genre With New Deal

2018-08-15 zacks
Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (LGF.A - Free Report) recently signed a deal with the Erwin brothers, Andrew Erwin and Jon Erwin, and producing partner Kevin Downes to strengthen its position in the faith-based movie community. The “multi-platform film and television first-look deal” provides the company with prioritized distribution rights of the films that will be produced by the team. Television programs and feature films will be produced and directed by the trio under the banner called Kingdom.
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Could Viacom Surge to $35 After Earnings Beat?

2018-08-11 investorplace
Shares of Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB, NASDAQ:VIA) were up a modest 6% Thursday after the company reported a third-quarter earnings beat. That has got investors wondering if VIAB stock can continue higher and possibly take out its highs near $35.50. That would mark a rally of almost 20%, even after Thursday’s jump.
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Viacom Stock Heads Higher on Q3 Earnings Beat

2018-08-09 investorplace
Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) stock was on the rise today following the release of its earnings report for its fiscal third quarter of 2018.
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CBS Judge Questions Redstone's Mental State Ahead of Court Fight - Bloomberg

2018-08-09 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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Alex Jones Forced Social Media to Make a Choice - Bloomberg

2018-08-09 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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Viacom Earnings Are Good. A Merger Would Be Better. - Bloomberg

2018-08-09 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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Stock Futures Trade Higher On Solid Second-Quarter Earnings

2018-08-09 zacks
U.S. stock index futures inched marginally higher on Thursday as robust second-quarter 2018 earnings results lifted investor’s confidence to step aside lingering trade conflict between the United States and China. U.S. corporates have so far posted better-than-expected quarterly results. After the closing bell on Aug 8, Yelp Inc. (YELP - Free Report) and Roku Inc. ROKU reported impressive results. Top line and bottom line of both companies surpassed respective Zacks Consensus Estimates.
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Futures Trade Marginally Higher On Steady Second-Quarter Earnings

2018-08-09 zacks
U.S. stock index futures inched marginally higher on Thursday as robust second-quarter 2018 earnings results lifted investor’s confidence to step aside lingering trade conflict between the United States and China. U.S. corporates have so far posted better-than-expected quarterly results. After the closing bell on Aug 8, Yelp Inc. (YELP - Free Report) and Roku Inc. ROKU reported impressive results. Top line and bottom line of both companies surpassed respective Zacks Consensus Estimates.
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Viacom (VIAB) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Down Y/Y

2018-08-09 zacks
Viacom Inc. (VIAB - Free Report) reported third-quarter fiscal 2018 earnings of $1.18 per share that beat Zacks Consensus Estimate by 11 cents and increased 0.8% year over year. However, revenues of $3.24 billion lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $3.27 billion and declined 4% year over year. Adjusted operating income declined 4.7% from the year-ago quarter to $767 million. Media Networks Details Media Networks revenues were $2.
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Stocks cling to levels near records as investors weigh earnings, trade tensions - MarketWatch

2018-08-09 marketwatch
U.S. stocks were little changed in early trading on Thursday, with major indexes trading near all-time highs as investors focus on strong corporate earnings and a healthy economic backdrop rather than the continuing trade disputes between China and the U.S.
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Why Viacom Earnings Are Not Enough

2018-08-09 247wallst
Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) released its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $1.18 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.24 billion in revenue, which compares with consensus estimates of $1.07 in EPS and revenue of $3.26 billion. In the same period of last year, Viacom said it had EPS of $1.17 and $3.26 billion in revenue.
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Viacom (VIAB) Q3 Earnings Surpass Estimates

2018-08-09 zacks
Viacom (VIAB - Free Report) came out with quarterly earnings of $1.18 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.07 per share. This compares to earnings of $1.17 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items.
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Viacom reports 3.7 pct drop in quarterly revenue

2018-08-09 reuters
Aug 9 (Reuters) - Media company Viacom Inc reported a 3.7 percent fall in quarterly revenue on Thursday due to a drop in domestic advertising sales and fees it collects from cable TV operators.
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Viacom reports revenue below estimates on weak advertising sales

2018-08-09 reuters
(Reuters) - Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as domestic advertising sales fell and the media company collected lower fees from cable TV operators and online distributors.
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Viacom reports revenue below estimates on weak advertising sales

2018-08-09 channelnewsasia
Media company Viacom Inc reported a 3.7 percent fall in quarterly revenue on Thursday due to a drop in domestic advertising sales and fees it collects from cable TV operators.
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