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Discovery Communications Inc (DISCA.O)

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Discovery Communications Announces Global Headquarters Move To New York‍​
Tuesday, 9 Jan 2018 05:19pm EST 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc ::DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS ANNOUNCES NEW REAL ESTATE STRATEGY AND GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS MOVE TO NEW YORK‍​.DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS-CONTINGENT TO SCRIPPS DEAL CLOSE, CO TO ESTABLISH NATIONAL OPERATIONS HQ AT SCRIPPS’ KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE‍​ CAMPUS - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Discovery Communications Increases stake In Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN)
Monday, 4 Dec 2017 02:09pm EST 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc ::DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS INCREASES OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK (OWN).DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS - COMPLETED AGREEMENT WITH OPRAH WINFREY’S HARPO INC TO INCREASE OWNERSHIP STAKE IN OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK JV.DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS - CO PAID $70 MILLION TO ACQUIRE ADDITIONAL 24.5 PERCENT STAKE IN OWN FROM HARPO, AFTER CONSIDERING NET DEBT AT THE OWN.DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS - DEAL INCREASES CO'S OWNERSHIP STAKE IN THE OWN TO OVER 70 PERCENT.DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS - WINFREY’S HARPO TO RETAIN SIGNIFICANT MINORITY INTEREST IN THE OWN AND WINFREY TO CONTINUE AS CEO.DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS - WINFREY’S EXCLUSIVITY COMMITMENT TO THE OWN HAS EXTENDED THROUGH 2025.  Full Article

DISCOVERY STOCKHOLDERS APPROVES SERIES C COMMON STOCK ISSUANCE TO SCRIPPS NETWORKS
Friday, 17 Nov 2017 12:39pm EST 

Nov 17 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc ::DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS SAYS STOCKHOLDERS APPROVED SERIES C COMMON STOCK ISSUANCE TO SCRIPPS NETWORKS SHAREHOLDERS AS CONSIDERATION FOR MERGER.  Full Article

Discovery Communications Q3 earnings per share $0.38
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 07:00am EDT 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc :Discovery Communications reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.43 excluding items.Q3 revenue $1.651 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.64 billion.Q3 earnings per share view $0.54 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 earnings per share $0.38.Discovery Communications Inc - ‍following announcement of pending acquisition of scripps networks interactive, co suspended share repurchase program​.  Full Article

Tivo and Discovery Communications sign multi-year product agreement
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 08:00am EDT 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc ::Tivo and Discovery Communications sign multi-year product agreement.Tivo Corp - ‍ Discovery Communications selected Tivo's audience works for marketing , an end-to-end inventory management and execution product suite​.Tivo-Partnership includes use of audience and analytics reports, which provides viewership information from co's targeted audience delivery platform​.  Full Article

Corus, Discovery announce venture to produce kids content
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 11:19am EDT 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Corus Entertainment Inc ::co's ‍ Nelvana, Discovery Communications form venture to produce content for kids' market in Canada, Latin America, around world​‍​.  Full Article

Parques Reunidos to develop leisure centers with Discovery Communications
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 05:14am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - PARQUES REUNIDOS SERVICIOS CENTRALES SA ::PARQUES REUNIDOS AND DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS TO DEVELOP TEN THEMATIC LEISURE CENTERS IN US, EUROPE AND ASIA-PACIFIC REGION.  Full Article

Discovery Communications announces pricing of Senior Notes
Friday, 8 Sep 2017 01:23pm EDT 

Sept 8 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc ::Discovery Communications announces pricing of Senior Notes.Discovery Communications Inc - ‍Notes were priced at 99.875% of their principal amount to yield 2.504% to maturity​.Discovery Communications-DCL priced offering of £400mln aggregate principal amount of British pound-sterling-denominated 2.5% Senior Notes due 2024​.  Full Article

Discovery Communications announces debt offering
Friday, 8 Sep 2017 03:41am EDT 

Sept 8 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc :Discovery Communications announces debt offering.  Full Article

Discovery Communications announces pricing of senior notes
Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 09:00pm EDT 

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc :Discovery Communications announces pricing of senior notes.Discovery Communications, LLC priced offering of $400 million floating rate senior notes due 2019.Discovery Communications Inc- Discovery Communications LLC priced offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.200% senior notes due 2019.Discovery Communications Inc- Discovery Communications LLC priced offering of $1.2 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.950% senior notes due 2023.Discovery Communications- Discovery Communications LLC priced offering of $1,700 million aggregate principal amount of 3.950% senior notes due 2028.Discovery Communications- Discovery Communications LLC priced offering of $1,250 million aggregate principal amount of 5.000% senior notes due 2037.Discovery Communications -Discovery Communications LLC priced offering of $1,250 million aggregate principal amount of 5.200% senior notes due 2047.Discovery Communications- DCL expects total net proceeds from offering to be about $6.235 billion.  Full Article

BRIEF-Discovery Communications Says European Commission Clears Scripps Networks Interactive Acquisition

* DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS RECEIVES EUROPEAN COMMISSION CLEARANCE TO ACQUIRE SCRIPPS NETWORKS INTERACTIVE