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  • Jun. 2, 2009, 9:06 AM
    Target (TGT) partners with online media site DailyCandy.com (CMCSA). As part of a broader ad deal, a new section on Target's website will showcase designer products selected by DailyCandy editors, as well as articles and artwork by the DailyCandy team.
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  • May 5, 2009, 2:34 PM
    According to a recent report, more than 40% of adults under 35 watch internet TV, which should have cable companies worried. "If more content comes online for free, you can bet that more people will join us as 'Hulu households' instead of spending $80 a month on digital cable." (TWC, CVC, CMCSA)
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  • Apr. 30, 2009, 9:04 AM
    Premarket gainers: MGM +55%. HGSI +28%. PCX +22%. AEG +20%. LVS +19%. FSLR +15%. DOW +14%. MPEL +12%. ARRS +11%. ING +11%. IP +10%. ESLR +10%. DRYS +9%. BCS +9%. AKAM +9%. SRZ +9%. OMX +8%. CMCSA +8%. SOL 8%. SOLF +8%. ACAS +8%. JASO +8%. SPWRA +8%. LDK +7%. RFMD +7%. UBS +7%. TYC +6%. AIB +8%. HBAN +6%. FITB +6%. WYNN +6%. RAD +6%. HBC +6%. AZ +6%. TSM +6%. RF +6%. ETFC +6%. ORLY +5%. LSI +5%. GM +5%. BAC +5%. MTL +5%. CTXS +5%. C +5%.
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  • Apr. 30, 2009, 7:10 AM
    Comcast (CMCSA): Q1 EPS of $0.27 beats by $0.04. Revenue of $8.4B (-5%) vs. $8.8B. (PR)
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  • Apr. 30, 2009, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Thursday's open: APA, ASH, AZN, BC, BWA, CAH, CELG, CI, CINF, CL, CLI, CMCSA, CMS, COCO, COV, CTL, D, DLR, DOW, EK, ENTG, EQT, ERIC, EXPE, FAF, GTI, HOT, HP, IP, IRM, K, KBR, KIM, KSU, LKQX, LNT, MRO, MOT, MYL, NBL, NEM, NRG, NWL, NYX, OC, OCR, OMX, OSK, PDE, PEI, PG, PTEN, RGC, RYN, SEPR, SPR, SWY, TRV, TSM, TYC, VIA.B, WMB, WPI, XEL, XOM
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  • Feb. 19, 2009, 1:04 PM
    Transition to digital TV should bring 500,000 new customers to Comcast (CMCSA), analyst Thomas Eagan says, upgrading to Buy. Meanwhile, Raymond James boosts CMCSA to Outperform, citing recent dividend boost, and potential of video-on-demand and pay-per-view. CMCSA +6.7%.
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  • Feb. 18, 2009, 7:05 AM
    Comcast (CMCSA): Q4 EPS of $0.27 beats by $0.05. Revenue of $8.8B (+9.4%) vs. $8.6B. (PR)
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  • Feb. 18, 2009, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Wednesday's open: CEG, CMCSA, DE, GT, HST, INCY, OMX, STP, XEC
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  • Feb. 10, 2009, 2:53 PM
    Appeals court agrees that Verizon (VZ) tactic to contact customers whose numbers are being transferred to rival (cable) carriers (CMCSA, TWC) in an effort to lure them back is illegal. VZ -4%. CMCSA -6%. TWC -3%.
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  • Feb. 2, 2009, 3:50 PM
    "We are mortified by last evening’s Super Bowl interruption, and deeply apologize to our customers for the inappropriate programming," Comcast (CMCSA) says after accidentally interrupting the Super Bowl with a 10 second porn clip. Something about the Super Bowl and slip ups.
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  • Jan. 21, 2009, 8:26 AM
    Microsoft (MSFT) has sold its 7.26% stake in Comcast (CMCSA), it reveals in a 13G filing, prompting the question: What does MSFT need even more cash for?
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  • Jan. 20, 2009, 3:56 PM
    Comcast (CMCSA) and Discovery Communications (DISCA) have quietly reached a new long-term carriage deal, TVWeek says, filling in the details of an agreement that - in contrast to the high-profile Viacom (VIA) / Time Warner Cable (TWC) battle - didn't even generate a press release.
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  • Jan. 20, 2009, 2:04 PM
    FCC probing Comcast (CMCSA) over concerns it is giving its own VoIP service preferential network bandwidth.
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  • Dec. 31, 2008, 12:47 PM
    Starbucks (SBUX), Comcast (CMCSA), Home Depot (HD), Ford (F), PepsiCo (PEP), and JetBlue (JBLU) turn to Twitter to help customers and extinguish PR fires. "There’s a rapid-fire element to Twitter that causes conversations to go viral when something bad happens... Companies that have a Twitter account are prepared."
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  • Nov. 10, 2008, 4:16 AM
    With an eye towards boosting ad revenue, YouTube (GOOG) will begin showing full-length movies and TV shows from MGM's (SNE, CMCSA) archives. The move will put YouTube in more direct competition with online video site Hulu (NWS, GE).
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  • Oct. 29, 2008, 12:34 PM
    Trading lower on weak earnings: SEE -22%. SPW -11%. BWA -9%. GLW -8%. Q -5%. MWV -5%. AET -7%. CMCSA -5%. SNE -5%. BPO -5%.
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Company Description
Comcast Corp is a media and technology company. The Company's business segments are: Cable Communications, Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment, and Theme Parks.
Sector: Services
Industry: CATV Systems
Country: United States