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Comcast bests Fox with a $34 billion offer in the ongoing bidding war for Sky

Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images Comcast has bid £14.75 a share for the British broadcaster Sky. The offer tops Fox's bid earlier in the day, and continues a bidding war between the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Sky shares rally after Comcast and Fox go head-to-head in bid battle

Shares in Sky jumped higher on Thursday after Comcast submitted a $34 billion bid for the group just hours after Rupert Murdoch raised his offer, escalating a trans-Atlantic bidding war for the European pan-TV group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Comcast and Fox Engage in Bidding War for Control of Sky

The new offer for the 61 percent of Sky that Fox does not already own values the company at about 24.5 billion pounds, or $32.5 billion......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Disney raises offer for Fox assets to beat off competition from Comcast

Walt Disney Co. raised its offer to purchase most of 21st Century Fox to more than $70 billion in cash and stock, topping an unsolicited offer from rival Comcast Corp. as the bidding war for the coveted media properties escalates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2018

Disney’s Bob Iger won’t walk away from Fox bidding war: Porter Bibb

The Walt Disney Company likely won’t back down after Comcast made a larger, all-cash offer of $65 billion for most of 21st Century Fox’s film and television assets, according to a media analyst......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 19th, 2018

Comcast Clears EU Hurdle in Sky Bid

Regulators say they won’t object to the cable giant’s $29 billion offer, inching the company closer to a possible bidding war with Disney and Fox......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 15th, 2018

Comcast makes $65 billion offer for 21st Century Fox, setting up bidding war with Disney

The bid is expected to be the first of many attempts to buy up pieces of the entertainment world in the wake of AT&T’s decisive legal victory in its efforts to purchase Time Warner......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 14th, 2018

$65 Billion Comcast Bid for Fox Assets Sets Off Disney Fight

Comcast made an unsolicited offer to buy most of 21st Century Fox for roughly $65 billion, kicking off a bidding war with Walt Disney as the two media titans jockey for position in a business undergoing tumultuous change......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 13th, 2018

Comcast makes $65 billion offer for 21st Century Fox, setting up bidding war with Walt Disney

The dominoes are already falling from the AT&T-Time Warner court ruling......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2018

Comcast makes $65 billion offer for 21st Century Fox assets as bidding war with Disney heats up (FOXA, CMCSA, DIS)

REUTERS/Rick Wilking Comcast has officially bid $65 billion for 21st Century Fox, topping.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

Comcast Offers $65 Billion for Fox in Bidding War With Disney

The move follows AT&T's victory over the Justice Department in its antitrust battle to take over Time Warner Comcast Corp. made a long-awaited offer to acquire much of 21st Centu.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJun 13th, 2018

Comcast Starts Bidding War With 21st Century Fox for Sky

A $30.7 billion offer for Sky puts the American cable giant in a takeover battle with Rupert Murdoch for control of the British broadcaster......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 25th, 2018

Comcast Launches Bidding War Against Fox With Rival £22BN Takeover Bid For Sky

Comcast has launched a bidding war against Rupert Murdoch’s takeover of Sky with a rival £22 billion offer for Britain’s biggest pay-TV broadcaster. The US media and telecom giant .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 25th, 2018

Comcast concedes to Disney in bidding war for Fox assets

Comcast dropped its $66 billion bid for Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment assets, but said it would still try to buy European broadcaster Sky to increase its international footprint. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters19 hr. 40 min. ago

Comcast concedes to Disney in bidding war for Fox assets

Comcast Corp dropped its $66 billion bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's entertainment assets on Thursday but said it would still try to buy European broadcaster Sky Plc to increase its international footprint......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

Comcast Pulls Offer for Fox Assets, Ending Bidding War With Disney

The cable and broadband giant had been locked in a battle with the Walt Disney Company for the bulk of Rupert Murdoch’s Fox empire......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 19th, 2018

Sky stock rises as Comcast and Fox lock horns in bid battle

Sky shares leapt to an 18-year high on Thursday as investors bet a transatlantic battle for the European pay-TV group had further to run, after Comcast's $34 billion bid trumped an offer from Rupert Murdoch made just hours earlier......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 12th, 2018

Sky shares leap as Comcast and Fox lock horns in bid battle

Sky shares leapt to an 18-year high on Thursday as investors bet a transatlantic battle for the European pay-TV group had further to run, after Comcast's $34 billion bid trumped an offer from Rupert Murdoch made just hours earlier......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Comcast outbids Fox in the fight for Sky

Comcast's sweetened offer values Sky at about $34 billion......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 12th, 2018

Comcast outbids Fox in fight for UK broadcaster Sky

Comcast's sweetened offer values Sky at about $34 billion......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 12th, 2018

Comcast increases cash offer for Sky to $34 billion, topping Fox

Comcast increases cash offer for Sky to $34 billion, topping Twenty-First Century Fox|| 105320086.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2018