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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

Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39 billion bid, ending 21-month fight

Comcast ended three rounds of bidding with an offer of 17.28 pounds ($22.58) per share. 21st Century Fox offer.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 23rd, 2018

NewsWatch: Comcast tops Fox with final $38.8 billion bid to acquire Sky

Comcast’s offer of £17.28 of a share, or about $22.59, surpassed Fox’s highest bid of £15.67 after bidding Saturday, in a rare auction held by British regulators......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 22nd, 2018

Comcast tops Fox with final $38.8 billion bid to acquire Sky

Comcast’s offer of £17.28 of a share, or about $22.59, surpassed Fox’s highest bid of £15.67 after bidding Saturday, in a rare auction held by British regulators......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 22nd, 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

UK"s Sky to accept Comcast"s $39 billion offer "immediately"

This is a breaking news story......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 24th, 2018

Comcast Muscles Fox Aside With $39 Billion Offer for Sky

The $40 billion buy will make Comcast, which owns NBC and Universal Pictures, the world’s largest pay-TV operator with about 52 million customers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 23rd, 2018

Comcast outbids Fox with $40 billion winning offer for Sky

Comcast beat Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox in the battle for Sky on Saturday after offering 30.6 billion pounds ($40 billion) in a dramatic auction to decide the fate of the pay-television group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 22nd, 2018

Comcast outbids Fox with $40 billion offer for Sky in auction

Comcast beat Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox in the battle for Sky on Saturday after offering 30.6 billion pounds ($40 billion) in a dramatic auction to decide the fate of the pay-television group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 22nd, 2018

Comcast outbids Fox and Walt Disney Co. with $40-billion offer for Europe"s Sky TV

Comcast Corp. triumphed over 21st Century Fo.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 22nd, 2018