- MGM Studios could be worth as much as $5B after a string of James Bond and Hobbitt movies (shared with TWX) have improved the company's financial condition.
- Though media industry watchers think an IPO appears likely sometime in 2014, the studio could also be snapped up by a bigger fish with its content library re-invigorated. A MGM poison pill would have to negotiated around for that option to occur.
- A number of P-E firms including Daniel Loeb's Third Point have stakes in MGM.
MGM Studios attracts attention
Dec 19 2013, 10:28 ET