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Virgin Media Inc. (VMED)

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  • Feb. 5, 2013, 3:35 PM
    A deal for Liberty Global (LBTYA -2.7%) to acquire Virgin Media (VMED +18.2%) has been struck, according to reporting from CNBC. David Faber says the final deal price is below $50.
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  • Feb. 5, 2013, 1:00 PM
    Midday top 10 gainers: OPXA +189%. CEP +31%. SCKT +23%. PLX +18%. CPSS +18%. VMED +17%. TRT +17%. STV +16%. BCOM +15%. CNR +15%.
    Midday top 10 losers: DCIX -13%. IEC -13%. PRPH -11%. BIDU -11%. ACI -11%. PGRX -10%. JAXB -10%. DFZ -10%. RTEC -9%. SGMS -9%.
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  • Feb. 5, 2013, 7:53 AM
    Shares of Virgin Media (VMED) shoot 15.1% higher premarket after talks about a takeover by Liberty Global heat up. If a deal goes off, the combined company could pose a serious challenge to BSkyB (BSYBY.PK) in the U.K.
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  • Feb. 5, 2013, 4:38 AM
    U.K. cable TV operator Virgin Media (VMED) has confirmed speculation that it is in talks with John Malone's Liberty Global (LBTYA) "concerning a possible transaction." Virgin Media is +14.5% in London at 2,820 pence, giving it a market cap of £7.58B. The FT earlier reported that Liberty Global could make an offer in the coming days. (PR)
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  • Apr. 25, 2012, 9:06 AM
    Premarket gainers: GEOI +21%. KND +17%. CDXS +9%. AAPL +9%. S +8%. TQNT +8%. JNY +6%. DAN +6%. RFMD +6%. GLW +5%. MOS +5%. ARMH +5%. MT +5%. BRCM +5%. NBR +4%. CLWR +4%. ALU +4%. FTNT +4%. STM +4%. POT +4%. HOG +4%. BBVA +4%. TS +3%. NOK +3%. STD +3%. TEF +3%. VMED +3%. IGT +3%.
    Losers: ICON -14%. BIDU -6%. GSK -3%.
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  • Feb. 24, 2012, 9:29 AM
    Virgin Media (VMED) +2% premarket following reports the company is considering options for select rental properties. The U.K.’s second-largest pay-TV company reportedly has hired lease breakers to help dispose of surplus rental properties to cut costs.
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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 9:05 AM
    Premarket gainers: BWLD +15%. RMBS +12%. CEDC +9%. CSC +8%. RL +8%. DEXO +7%. VMED +4%. MT +4%. NSU +4%. JASO +4%. ALU +4%. STO +3%. RENN +3%. DRYS +3%. SPIL +3%. TWX +3%.
    Losers: SGI -24%. TNK -13%. DFT -10%. WU -8%. SPP -5%. OPEN -3%. ZNGA -3%. NBG -3%. CTSH -3%.
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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 8:24 AM
    TiVo (TIVO) is getting much of the credit for Virgin Media's (VMED) solid Q4 showing, which included a 30% jump in net profit driven by a doubling of consumer demand for its new pay-TV service and for super-fast broadband. Virgin now has 12% of its pay-TV customers on TiVo, just six months after the product's launch. TIVO +3.8%, VMED +3.8% premarket.
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  • Jan. 11, 2012, 10:35 AM
    Virgin Media (VMED +2.5%) gets a boost from an upgrade to Outperform on valuation at Macquarie, saying a positive Q4 report could be the catalyst to drive the stock higher.
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  • Jan. 4, 2012, 2:17 PM
    Virgin Media (VMED -2%) trades lower after RBS cut the shares to Hold from Buy, citing a difficult macro environment and increased competition.
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  • Oct. 28, 2011, 3:24 PM
    Morgan Stanley piles on to Virgin Media (VMED -5.5%), cutting it to Equalweight" from Overweight in the wake of its Q3 report yesterday.
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  • Oct. 28, 2011, 2:00 PM
    Virgin Media (VMED), which fell yesterday following Q3 results, drops 5.1% today after Goldman removes the telco from its Conviction Buy list, arguing its capex increases will limit 2012 free cash flow. However, Nomura is coming to the company's defense, claiming its valuation is low, and a massive stock buyback program will help support shares. (Q3 transcript)
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  • Jul. 8, 2011, 3:01 PM
    Virgin Media (VMED) falls -3.9% after Bank of America says the firm has zero organic growth, and faces competitive pressure on core products. Another punch in the face for the company is collateral damage from losing its advertising relationship with scandal-ridden New of the World.
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Company Description
We are a leading provider of entertainment and communications services in the U.K., offering "quad-play" broadband internet, television, mobile telephony and fixed line telephony services. We are one of the U.K.'s largest providers of residential broadband internet, pay television and... More
Sector: Services
Industry: CATV Systems
Country: United States