British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC (BSY.L)

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British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (Sky) is an entertainment and communications provider. The Company operates a multichannel, multi-platform pay television service in the United Kingdom and Ireland. As of June 30, 2013, the Company had over 11.2 million customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland taking a total of 31.6 million... (more)


Beta: 0.37
Market Cap (Mil.): £14,456.69
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 1,562.89
Dividend: 12.00
Yield (%): 3.35


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P/E (TTM): 17.03 23.44 19.26
EPS (TTM): 0.54 -- --
ROI: -- 20.53 16.30
ROE: -- 19.86 20.51
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BSkyB to pay $9 billion to create Sky Europe

LONDON/PARIS - Britain's BSkyB has agreed to pay $9 billion to buy the Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV companies in Germany and Italy, taking its hunt for growth into Europe by creating a media powerhouse with 20 million customers. | Video

25 Jul 2014

UPDATE 6-BSkyB to pay $9 billion to create Sky Europe

* BSkyB shares fall 5 pct (Adds names of banks that advised on the deal)

25 Jul 2014

REFILE-Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

July 25 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1920 GMT on Friday:

25 Jul 2014

Fitch: FOX Asset Sales Enhance Financial Flexibility in Pursuit of Time Warner

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, July 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings believes Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.'s (FOXA) decision to transfer its European direct broadcast satellite businesses to British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (BSkyB) in a transaction valued at approximately $9.3 billion improves the company's liquidity position and overall financial flexibility. Consideration for the exchange consists of $8.6 billion of cash and BSkyB's 21% interest in Natio

25 Jul 2014

Banks outperform Britain's FTSE after RBS's bumper results

LONDON, July 25 - British lenders who focus on the domestic market outperformed a slightly negative FTSE 100 index on Friday after strong results from Royal Bank of Scotland and solid economic growth data.

25 Jul 2014

BRIEF-BSkyB raises 1.4 bln stg via placing

* Total of 156,132,213 new ordinary shares in BSkyB have been placed by Barclays Bank Plc

25 Jul 2014

BSkyB sells just over 156 mln own shares at 860-880 pence-traders

LONDON, July 25 - A pool of investment banks placed just over 156 million shares in BSkyB at between 860 pence ($1.46) and 880 pence each on Friday, in a move designed to finance part of the British broadcaster's acquisition of Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia.

25 Jul 2014

Update-Moody's places BSkyB's Baa1 ratings on review for downgrade following the announced European acquisitions

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25 Jul 2014

Britain's FTSE edges down ahead of growth data, RBS soars

* FTSE 100 down 0.1 pct, investor sentiment muted on earnings

25 Jul 2014

Sky Deutschland says BSkyB offers 6.75 euros per share

FRANKFURT, July 25 - German pay TV company Sky Deutschland said on Friday it received a takeover offer of 6.75 euros ($9.09) in cash per share from British peer BSkyB.

25 Jul 2014

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