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Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.OQ)

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22 Aug 2017
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Twenty-First Century Fox Q4 revenue $6.75 bln ​
Wednesday, 9 Aug 2017 04:02pm EDT 

Aug 9 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::Twenty-First Century Fox Inc - ‍quarterly income from continuing operations attributable to 21st century fox stockholders of $0.27 per share ​.Twenty-First Century Fox - qtrly adjusted quarterly EPS from continuing operations attributable to 21st Century Fox stockholders was $0.36 ‍​.Twenty-First Century Fox - total quarterly revenues of $6.75 billion, $102 million, or 2%, increase from $6.65 billion of revenues reported in prior year quarter​.Twenty-First Century Fox Inc - cable network programming quarterly segment OIBDA increased 19% to $1.44 billion‍​.Twenty-First century fox inc - television reported quarterly segment OIBDA of $137 million, a $7 million decrease compared to the prior year quarter.Twenty-First Century Fox - ‍filmed entertainment generated qtrly segment OIBDA loss of $22 million, down $186 million from $164 million contribution last year.Q4 earnings per share view $0.35, revenue view $6.77 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Fox says "disappointed" with lack of government decision on Sky deal
Thursday, 20 Jul 2017 07:53am EDT 

July 20 (Reuters) - Twenty-first Century Fox Inc ::Welcomed recent statement by secretary of state that "Ofcom is unequivocal" regarding 21CF's genuine commitment to broadcasting standards.In respect of media plurality public interest consideration, we have proposed comprehensive undertakings to address points raised by Ofcom."Disappointed" that secretary of state remains minded to refer on plurality."We would urge secretary of state to complete regulatory process expeditiously".  Full Article

Sky 'disappointed' with lack of government decision on Fox-Sky deal
Thursday, 20 Jul 2017 06:41am EDT 

July 20 (Reuters) - Sky :Spokesman says disappointed with uk government's failure to make decision on fox-sky deal.  Full Article

Nexstar Media Group and Fox Broadcasting Co extend network affiliation agreements
Wednesday, 12 Jul 2017 07:00am EDT 

July 12 (Reuters) - Nexstar Media Group Inc :Nexstar Media Group and Fox Broadcasting Company extend network affiliation agreements and add over-the-top digital distribution through 2019.Nexstar Media Group - reached an OTT master agreement with Fox, specific agreements to launch on new internet-delivered programming services​.Nexstar Media Group - co reached specific agreements to launch on all new internet-delivered programming services already distributing Fox programming.  Full Article

Facebook, Twitter, Snap said to seek World Cup clips from FOX - Bloomberg
Thursday, 6 Jul 2017 01:38am EDT 

July 6 (Reuters) - :Facebook, Twitter, Snap said to seek world cup clips from Fox - Bloomberg citing sources.Facebook, Twitter, Snap have offered 21st century Fox tens of millions of dollars for rights to highlights from Russia-hosted games that air in U.S- Bloomberg.  Full Article

Ofcom says Sky, Fox News deal raises "media plurality" concerns
Thursday, 29 Jun 2017 07:36am EDT 

June 29 (Reuters) - UK's Office of Communications - :Ofcom findings on fox/sky merger published.‍Our report finds that proposed transaction raises public interest concerns relating to media plurality.Identifies a risk of increased influence by members of Murdoch family trust over UK news agenda and political process, with its unique presence on radio, television, in print and online.Has considered allegations of sexual and racial harassment at Fox News that are extremely serious and disturbing.We consider that these concerns may justify a reference by secretary of state to competition and markets authority.Our assessment finds that sky would remain a fit and proper licence holder in event of merger.  Full Article

FOX Sports partners with Facebook for 2017-18 UEFA Champions League season
Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 11:15am EDT 

June 27 (Reuters) - FOX Sports::Says has partnered with Facebook to stream UEFA Champions League matches via Facebook Live during the 2017-18 season.  Full Article

Fox receives Republic of Ireland nod for its takeover of UK pay-TV group Sky
Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 06:59am EDT 

June 27 (Reuters) - Twenty-first Century Fox Inc :Receives clearance from republic of Ireland's minister for communications, climate action and environment for proposed acquisition of Sky.21st Century Fox welcomes the decision by the Republic of Ireland's Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment to clear the company's acquisition of the outstanding shares of Sky that the company does not already own, ruling that the proposed transaction will not result in insufficient plurality for any audience in the Republic of Ireland.‍Decision was communicated to 21st Century Fox by Department Of Communications, Climate Action and Environment​.  Full Article

Fox News Channel names Suzanne Scott, President of Programming for network​‍​
Monday, 12 Jun 2017 11:46am EDT 

June 12 (Reuters) - Fox News Channel::Fox News Channel announces new programming leadership team.Says ‍named a new programming leadership team, announced Suzanne Scott, President of Programming for network​‍​.Says ‍new team will be comprised of six executives.Says Meade Cooper will now serve as Senior Vice President, Programming.Says John Finley becomes Senior Vice President of development and production.Says ‍ron Mitchell, former Senior Producer of O'Reilly Factor, named Vice President of story development, Primetime Programming​.Says Lauren Petterson will take on role of Senior Vice President, morning programming and talent development​.Says Jill Van Why will serve as Vice President of programming operations.  Full Article

Fox Business Network says re-signs multi-year contract with Charles Payne
Wednesday, 7 Jun 2017 11:36am EDT 

June 7 (Reuters) - Fox Business Network ::Charles payne re-signs multi-year contract with fox business network.‍Fox Business Network says has re-signed charles payne to a multi-year deal where he will continue as host of making money with charles payne​.  Full Article


Murdoch’s Sky bid looks ever less rational

LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Rupert Murdoch’s bid for Sky looks ever less rational. The media mogul’s Twenty-First Century Fox in December offered 11.7 billion pounds to buy the 61 percent it doesn’t own of the UK pay-TV group. Murdoch will struggle to make the deal pay – though that may not stop him.