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NBCUniversal Says Matt Strauss To Oversee Company's Streaming Platform "Peacock"
Monday, 7 Oct 2019 

Oct 7 (Reuters) - :NBCUNIVERSAL SAYS MATT STRAUSS TO OVERSEE "PEACOCK", THE COMPANY’S STREAMING PLATFORM LAUNCHING IN 2020.NBCUNIVERSAL SAYS GEORGE CHEEKS IS NAMED VICE CHAIRMAN OF NBCUNIVERSAL CONTENT STUDIOS; PAUL TELEGDY BECOMES SOLE CHAIRMAN OF NBC ENTERTAINMENT.  Full Article

Comcast Corp Files For Potential Mixed Shelf Offering; Size Not Disclosed
Thursday, 1 Aug 2019 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp ::COMCAST CORP FILES FOR POTENTIAL MIXED SHELF OFFERING; SIZE NOT DISCLOSED - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Univision Is Exploring A Sale With Advice From Morgan Stanley And Liontree- Source
Thursday, 4 Jul 2019 

July 3 (Reuters) - Univision Communications Inc::UNIVISION IS EXPLORING A SALE WITH ADVICE FROM MORGAN STANLEY AND LIONTREE- SOURCE.UNIVISION DECIDED TO EXPLORE SALE AFTER IT IMPROVED SOME OF ITS RATINGS IN CHALLENGING MARKETS AND SAW THE SHARES OF WALT DISNEY CO, SOAR- SOURCE.COMPANIES LIKE FACEBOOK AND COMCAST , AS WELL AS INTERNATIONAL MEDIA COMPANIES COULD TAKE AN INTEREST IN UNIVISION- SOURCE.  Full Article

NBCUniversal Announces Major Albuquerque Production Venture
Saturday, 15 Jun 2019 

June 14 (Reuters) - NBCUniversal::NBCUNIVERSAL ANNOUNCES MAJOR ALBUQUERQUE PRODUCTION VENTURE.NBCUNIVERSAL - OVER NEXT 10 YRS, WILL PRODUCE TV & FILM PROJECTS AT ALBUQUERQUE FACILITY, WITH GOAL OF REACHING $500 MILLION IN DIRECT PRODUCTION SPENDING.  Full Article

Comcast Says At Annual Meeting, All Of Director Nominees Named In Proxy Statement Were Elected To Serve As Directors For One-Year Terms
Saturday, 8 Jun 2019 

June 7 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp ::COMCAST SAYS AT ANNUAL MEETING, ALL OF DIRECTOR NOMINEES NAMED IN PROXY STATEMENT WERE ELECTED TO SERVE AS DIRECTORS FOR ONE-YEAR TERMS - SEC FILING.COMCAST CORP - SHAREHOLDER PROPOSAL TO REQUIRE AN INDEPENDENT BOARD CHAIRMAN, AS DESCRIBED IN PROXY STATEMENT, WAS NOT APPROVED.COMCAST CORP - SHAREHOLDER PROPOSAL TO PROVIDE A REPORT ON LOBBYING ACTIVITIES, AS DESCRIBED IN PROXY STATEMENT, WAS NOT APPROVED.COMCAST CORP - ADVISORY VOTE ON CO'S EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION, AS DESCRIBED IN PROXY STATEMENT, WAS APPROVED.  Full Article

Tivo Corp Says Comcast Needs To Pay Licensing Fees If It Wants To Continue Providing Advanced Cable Features
Wednesday, 5 Jun 2019 

June 4 (Reuters) - TiVo Corp ::TIVO CORP SAYS RECEIVED A FAVORABLE DETERMINATION BY INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION THAT COMCAST'S X1 PLATFORM INFRINGES ROVI'S PATENTS.TIVO CORP - COMCAST NEEDS TO PAY LICENSING FEES IF IT WANTS TO CONTINUE PROVIDING ADVANCED CABLE FEATURES.  Full Article

The Walt Disney Company And Comcast Announce Agreement On Hulu’S Future Governance And Ownership
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 

May 14 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp ::THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY AND COMCAST ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT ON HULU’S FUTURE GOVERNANCE AND OWNERSHIP.COMCAST CORP - UNDER PUT/CALL AGREEMENT, AS EARLY AS JANUARY 2024, COMCAST CAN REQUIRE DISNEY TO BUY NBCUNIVERSAL'S INTEREST IN HULU.COMCAST CORP - PUT/CALL AGREEMENT, AS EARLY AS JANUARY 2024.COMCAST CORP - DISNEY CAN REQUIRE NBCUNIVERSAL TO SELL THAT INTEREST TO DISNEY FOR ITS FAIR MARKET VALUE AT THAT FUTURE TIME.COMCAST CORP - DISNEY WILL ASSUME FULL OPERATIONAL CONTROL OF HULU, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.COMCAST - AGREED WITH HULU TO EXTEND HULU LICENSE OF NBCUNIVERSAL CONTENT AND HULU LIVE CARRIAGE AGREEMENT FOR NBCUNIVERSAL CHANNELS UNTIL LATE 2024.COMCAST CORP - DISNEY HAS GUARANTEED A SALE PRICE FOR COMCAST THAT REPRESENTS A MINIMUM TOTAL EQUITY VALUE OF HULU AT THAT TIME OF $27.5 BILLION.COMCAST CORP - DISNEY AND COMCAST HAVE AGREED TO FUND HULU'S RECENT PURCHASE OF AT&T INC.'S 9.5% INTEREST IN HULU.COMCAST CORP - GOING FORWARD, COMCAST WILL HAVE OPTION BUT NOT OBLIGATION TO FUND ITS PROPORTIONATE SHARE OF HULU'S FUTURE CAPITAL CALLS.COMCAST CORP - NBCUNIVERSAL CAN TERMINATE MOST OF ITS CONTENT LICENSE AGREEMENTS WITH HULU IN THREE YEARS' TIME.COMCAST CORP - DISNEY HAS AGREED THAT ONLY $1.5 BILLION OF ANY YEAR'S CAPITAL CALLS CAN BE FUNDED THROUGH FURTHER EQUITY INVESTMENTS.COMCAST - DISNEY AGREED CO'S OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN HULU WILL NEVER BE LESS THAN 21% SUCH THAT CO IS GUARANTEED TO GET AT LEAST $5.8 BILLION UNDER DEAL.  Full Article

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts' 2018 Total Compensation Was $35 Mln
Friday, 26 Apr 2019 

April 26 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp ::COMCAST CORP - CEO BRIAN ROBERTS'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $35 MILLION VERSUS $32.5 MILLION IN 2017 - SEC FILING.COMCAST CORP - CFO MICHAEL CAVANAGH'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $21.7 MILLION VERSUS $20.1 MILLION IN 2017 - SEC FILING.COMCAST CORP - PRESIDENT & CEO OF NBCUNIVERSAL STEPHEN BURKE'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $40 MILLION VERSUS $46.5 MILLION IN 2017 - SEC FILING.COMCAST CORP - PRESIDENT & CEO OF COMCAST CABLE DAVID WATSON'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $14.8 MILLION VERSUS $11.3 MILLION IN 2017 - SEC FILING.COMCAST CORP SAYS FOR 2018, PAY RATIO FOR CEO COMPENSATION TO COMPENSATION FOR THE MEDIAN EMPLOYEE IS 426 TO 1.  Full Article

Quil Names Carina Edwards Chief Executive Officer
Wednesday, 3 Apr 2019 

April 3 (Reuters) - QUIL::QUIL, JOINT VENTURE BETWEEN INDEPENDENCE HEALTH GROUP AND COMCAST, NAMES CARINA EDWARDS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER.QUIL SAYS EXPECTS TO LAUNCH FIRST PILOT PROGRAMS THIS YEAR.  Full Article

Comcast Business Creates New Segment To Bring Beyond Fast Business Solutions To The Public Sector
Monday, 1 Apr 2019 

April 1 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp ::COMCAST BUSINESS CREATES NEW SEGMENT TO BRING BEYOND FAST BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO THE PUBLIC SECTOR.COMCAST - CREATION OF A NEW SEGMENT THAT WILL TARGET U.S. GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC SECTOR ORGANIZATIONS.  Full Article

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Comcast launches tools to improve ad targeting on TV

Comcast Corp on Monday launched new advertising capabilities to help advertisers find and target certain television viewers, as the largest U.S. cable TV provider tries to lure ad dollars away from digital rivals.