Time Warner

AT&T Is Already Trying to Take Advantage of Its Time Warner Acquisition -- The Motley Fool

Will AT&T be able to use its Time Warner acquisition, expected to close later this year, to gain an edge over the competition?<p><b>AT&T</b> (NYSE:T) has …

Stocks

Report: Pistons Lost Most Money In NBA Last Season

<i>By: Will Burchfield</i> <br>@burchie_kid<p>The Pistons suffered 45 losses on the court last season.<p>They incurred far bigger ones at the bank.<p>According to an …

NBA

NBCU, Time Warner, Viacom Tops In August Program, Commercial Share

In August, NBCUniversal, Time Warner and Viacom were the top three TV network groups when it came to market share of total viewers.<p>Looking at Nielsen …

Advertising

Amazon, Boeing, AT&T, Tenet: Monday's Business Briefing

<i>Your daily look at D-FW business. Follow us on Twitter: @DMNBiz</i><p>Boeing taps Texas supplier for $16 billion military jet bid<p>Boeing has chosen Triumph …

Texas

Streaming TV Services Up Production Budgets

Premium online services continue to raise production budgets, but they also see the need for traditional TV-movie content.<p>For 2017, projections are …

Televisions

AT&T: Pay Down Debt

AT&T is looking to unload Latin America assets.<p>The assets generate a small fraction of revenue for the new combined entity with Time Warner.<p>The …

Business

AT&T Vs Verizon: Which Is A Better Choice?

AT&T and Verizon are the two largest wireless communication provides in the United States.<p>In the past 10 years, S&P 500 has better return than either …

Stocks

And the top award goes to ... Hulu?

Hulu, the underdog of the streaming TV wars, just beat out Netflix and Amazon for TV's top prize.<p>Hulu's "The Handmaid's Tale's" made history Sunday as the first streaming service series to win the Emmy for outstanding drama.<p>Networks like HBO and, more recently, Internet players like Netflix vie for …

Entertainment

Hulu's big Emmy night marks a streaming milestone

Streaming service Hulu made Emmy history on Sunday by becoming the first digital platform to win a top series award with its dystopian saga "The …

TV

Better Late Than Never To The ParT

The Great Recession proved AT&T's inseparability to the consumer.<p>In my view, AT&T has sufficiently differentiated itself and is best-of-breed.<p>While …

Stocks

'It' scares up big second weekend as Jennifer Lawrence's 'mother!' sinks

A week after breaking records, "It" is still scaring audiences.<p>Meanwhile, Darren Aronofsky's psychological horror film "mother!" brought in a box office that's, well, a bit scary.<p>"It," the Warner Bros. adaptation of the popular Stephen King horror novel, brought in an estimated $60 million in its …

Movies

Thousands left without internet after vandals cut cables

Thousands of Spectrum cable and internet users throughout Brooklyn and Queens suffered through a morning without internet access – and the network …

New York City

AT&T Counters T-Mobile and Netflix With Free HBO -- The Motley Fool

The telco matches T-Mobile’s Netflix offer by bundling free HBO with a much cheaper plan.<p><b>AT&T</b> (NYSE:T) recently announced that it would give free HBO …

Televisions

AT&T: Bull Catalysts Are Building

AT&T is trading at its lowest levels since January 2016.<p>The oversold stock now shows a confluence of bullish events that should provide an upside …

Business

VILLAIN or HERO? A Vandal Cuts Off Internet for Thousands of New Yorkers

New Yorkers hate Time Warner so much, it brings them together.<p>Something sinister happened in Brooklyn this morning.<p>Spectrum, the company Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications' rebranded to when they merged last year experienced an outage that impacted a portion Brooklyn Friday. It's …

Internet

Charter in $13M settlement with New York State over TWC deal

• New York State has finalized a $13M settlement with Charter Communications (CHTR -1.7%) tied to last year's acquisition of Time Warner Cable.<br>• The …

Stock Markets

AT&T Talks Bigger Addressable Advertising After Time Warner Purchase

Addressable TV advertising could see a major lift at AT&T once Time Warner TV networks are added to the mix.<p>With the expected $85.4 billion deal for …

Advertising

AT&T: Cord-Cutting Trends, Customer-Service Follies, And What It All Means

DirecTV gave me quite the run-around when I inquired about pricing.<p>Is customer service (or lack thereof) a factor in DirecTV losing subscribers, or …

Business

AT&T's Price Drop Puts The Stock Deep Into The Buy Zone

AT&T's stock price continues to decline and is near the low end of its 52-week range, which presents a buying opportunity.<p>AT&T is attractively valued …

Stocks

AT&T CEO says Time Warner merger is all about ads

AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner is all about making ads more effective and profitable, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said Tuesday.<p>What’s truly …

News Industry

In AT&T and Time Warner merger bigger may be better

AT&T has become one of the biggest and best companies in the world, in part because it’s so good at buying other companies.<p>In the 1990s and 2000s, …

Opinion

AT&T: We Want A Special Dividend!

AT&T has a consistent track record of growing its dividend. Since 2009, AT&T has raised its annual dividend by about 2% to 2.5% each year.<p>The company …

Stocks

AT&T Expands Free HBO Offer to All Wireless Customers on Unlimited Plans

AT&T is now bundling an HBO subscription — for no additional charge — to all wireless customers on unlimited plans.<p>The telco in April launched a …

Televisions

Amazon S3 Bucket Leaks Expose Classified US Veteran Data

Improperly configured Amazon S3 buckets led to the exposure of data belonging to veterans with Top Secret security clearance and Time Warner Cable …

Security

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson: Expect Time Warner Deal to Close by End of Year

While AT&T (T) is still in talks with the U.S. Department of Justice regarding its merger with Time Warner (TWX) , Chairman and CEO Randall …

Business

AT&T Plans Wireless Video To The Home, And Offers HBO Free To Mobile Customers | Deadline

AT&T chief Randall Stephenson has big plans to build “wireless centric” video services as he approaches the closing of his $85 billion deal to buy …

Entertainment Industry

Report: Facebook paying millions for Lynch reality show

• Following on the weekend report that Facebook (FB -0.3%) might spend $1B on filling up its video-service tab, sports site Bleacher Report (TWX +0.4%) …

Stock Markets

AT&T And Time Warner: Coming Down The Home Stretch

DOJ leaks are indicating a close in September; Brazil talks are making progress.<p>The market is still pricing in a year-end close with a deal price …

Business

Time Warner Cable thinks Cowboys-Giants is Super Bowl XLVII

Logic — and league rules — have been thrown to the wind, as the Cowboys and Giants battle in a Super Bowl from five years ago in Week 1.<p>Well, this …

Why AT&T craves Time Warner

Size matters, especially in technology and entertainment. AT&T, with $164 billion in revenue and 268,000 employees, is No. 9 on the Fortune 500 list. …

Fortune 500