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NBCUniversal Media says co and Comcast corp amended, restated matching revolving credit notes on Sept 7, 2016
Monday, 12 Sep 2016 05:15pm EDT 

Nbcuniversal Media Llc : NBCUniversal Media Llc Says On September 7, 2016 Co and comcast corp amended and restated matching revolving credit notes -Sec filing . NBCUniversal Media Llc says amendment increases amount that co can borrow from comcast and that comcast can borrow from co from $3 billion to $5 billion .Amendment to extend maturity date of revolving credit notes from march 15, 2023 to march 15, 2026.  Full Article

Universal Filmed Entertainment announces structure, leadership for Dreamworks Animation
Tuesday, 23 Aug 2016 12:15pm EDT 

Universal Filmed Entertainment Group : Universal Filmed Entertainment Group Announces Structure And Leadership Team For Dreamworks Animation Business . Universal Filmed Entertainment Group Says Dreamworks Feature Animation Group Will Be Added To Universal's Portfolio Of Film Labels . Former Dreamworks Animation CEO, Jeffrey Katzenberg, To Become Chairman Of Dreamworks New Media . Corporate Functions As Well As Marketing And Distribution Will Be Fully Aligned With NBCuniversal Structure . Universal Filmed Entertainment Says Dreamworks Animation President, Ann Daly Will Step Down From Her Post & Serve As An Advisor During Transition .Vince Klaseus Will Lead Combined Universal And Dreamworks Animation Games, Digital And Consumer Products Organization.  Full Article

NBCUniversal acquires rights to J. K. Rowling's wizarding world franchise
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 12:26pm EDT 

NBCUniversal : Signed deal with Warner Bros for broadcast,cable television rights in u.s.to all of films in J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world franchise . Beginning July 1, 2018, all eight Harry Potter films can be seen on NBCUniversal cable entertainment's USA network and Syfy in a deal . Agreement includes exclusive basic cable rights to the new fantastic beasts films Source (http://bit.ly/2b16zjy) ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Sinclair Broadcast Group enters retransmission consent agreement with Comcast
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 01:26pm EDT 

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc : Sinclair Broadcast Group enters into retransmission consent agreement with Comcast . Multi-Year agreement with Comcast cable for carriage of company's broadcast television stations ."We are not permitted to disclose financial terms of new agreement".  Full Article

Comcast Corp files for potential mixed shelf offering
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 03:01pm EDT 

Comcast Corp :Comcast Corp files for potential mixed shelf offering - SEC filing.  Full Article

Comcast sets quarterly dividend of $0.275/shr
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 07:05am EDT 

Comcast Corp :Sets quarterly dividend of $0.275 per share.  Full Article

Comcast Corp reports Q2 earnings per share $0.83
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 07:00am EDT 

Comcast Corp: Q2 earnings per share $0.83 . Q2 earnings per share excluding items $0.83 . Q2 reported revenue $19.27 billion versus $18.74 billion . Says Q2 NBCUniversal reported revenue $7.10 billion versus $7.23 billion . Says Q2 Cable Communications revenue $12.44 billion versus $11.74 billion .Q2 Cable Communications customer relationship net adds 115,000 versus 31,000.  Full Article

Comcast announces plans to roll out Xfinity prepaid services
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 12:00pm EDT 

Comcast Corp: Comcast announces plans to roll out Xfinity prepaid services . Signed a deal with Boost Mobile to offer Xfinity prepaid at select boost mobile locations later this year . To offer Xfinity prepaid at all 4,400 Boost Mobile locations within Comcast's service area by end of next year . Comcast says service will be available later this year starting in Illinois, Michigan, Georgia, Florida, Indiana .Says service will be offered everywhere within company's footprint by 2017-end.  Full Article

Mattel awarded Jurassic World license
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 08:45am EDT 

Mattel Inc : Mattel awarded Jurassic World license . Mattel will design, produce and bring to market a wide variety of toys and consumer products inspired by franchise . License rights include wide variety of products, including action figures, play-sets, vehicles, games, plush, role-play, preschool, activity toys . Awarded worldwide master toy licensee for Jurassic World beginning in july 2017 .Mattel and NBC Universal will begin to design and develop new lines immediately, with initial products hitting shelves in early 2018.  Full Article

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

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