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Comcast Corp (CMCSA.OQ)

CMCSA.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Comcast adds new video camera and voice controls to smart home platform
Wednesday, 6 Jul 2016 10:00am EDT 

Comcast Corp : Comcast adds new video camera and voice controls to smart home platform . Customers can add 24/7 video recording to review past footage for up to 10 days, view their live video feeds from anywhere .Xcam will be available to all xfinity home customers this summer.  Full Article

Comcast to allow Netflix onto its X1 platform - Recode
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 12:14pm EDT 

:Comcast will allow popular web video streaming service Netflix onto its X1 platform, the companies confirmed - Recode.  Full Article

Comcast and Netflix reach agreement to incorporate Netflix into X1
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 12:12pm EDT 

Netflix Inc : Comcast and Netflix have reached an agreement to incorporate Netflix into X1 . The service will be available to consumers later in 2016 Further company coverage: [CMCSA.O] [NFLX.O] ((Bengaluru Newsroom +1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Comcast signed an agreement to acquire Icontrol Networks
Thursday, 23 Jun 2016 12:58pm EDT 

Comcast Corp : Signed an agreement to acquire Austin, Texas-based company Icontrol Networks Inc ."Main business we are acquiring is Icontrol's "Converge" software platform".  Full Article

Comcast announces Xfinity brand sponsorships with ESL
Thursday, 2 Jun 2016 09:36am EDT 

Comcast Corp: Comcast enters esports as major sponsor . Xfinity Brand partners with esports company ESL and pro gaming organization, Evil Geniuses . Xfinity naming and branding will be integrated immediately in Halo championship series, Heroes of the Storm live finals Further company coverage: [CMCSA.O] ((Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Comcast enters into credit agreement for $7 bln credit facility
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 05:17pm EDT 

Comcast Corp : On May 26, 2016 Comcast Corporation entered into a credit agreement . Credit agreement replaced Comcast's prior $6.25 billion credit agreement entered into as of june 6, 2012 . Co may, upon agreement of one or more new or existing lenders, extend expiration date of facility to a date not later than may 26, 2023 . Co may, upon agreement of one or more new or existing lenders, increase commitments under facility up to a total of $10 billion - sec filing .Credit agreement provides for a $7 billion unsecured revolving credit facility to Comcast for general corporate purposes to expire on May 26, 2021.  Full Article

Comcast declares quarterly dividend of $0.275/share
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Comcast Corp :Declared a quarterly dividend of $0.275 a share on company's common stock.  Full Article

Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal announces DreamWorks Animation Acquisition
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 09:09am EDT 

Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal:Says acquisition of DreamWorks Animation.Under the terms of the agreement, DreamWorks Animation has an equity value of approximately $3.8 billion.Transaction is expected to close by the end of 2016.Agreement has been approved by the boards of directors of DreamWorks Animation and Comcast, and the controlling shareholder of DreamWorks Animation has approved the agreement by written consent.Following the completion of the transaction, DreamWorks Animation CEO and co-founder Jeffrey Katzenberg will become Chairman of DreamWorks New Media.Says studio will become part of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group.  Full Article

Comcast Corp expands digital store offering in Content Licensing Agreement with The Walt Disney Studios
Tuesday, 5 Apr 2016 01:15pm EDT 

Comcast Corp:Comcast expands digital store offering in a content licensing agreement with the Walt Disney studios.Will also join disney movies anywhere as a participating retailer with an official launch to be announced at a later date.  Full Article

Comcast Corp increases dividend and plans to repurchase $5 billion of stock in 2016
Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 07:05am EST 

Comcast Corp:Announced today that it increased its dividend by 10.0% to $1.10 per share on an annualized basis.Declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.275 a share on the company's common stock, payable on April 27, 2016 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 6, 2016.In addition, Comcast announced that its Board of Directors has increased its stock repurchase program authorization to $10.0 billion.  Full Article

Comcast's Fandango Media to buy Peru's online movie ticketer Cinepapaya

Fandango Media LLC, an online movie ticketing platform owned by Comcast Corp , said on Thursday it would buy Peru-based Cinepapaya to expand in Latin America.