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Discovery Communications Inc (DISCK.OQ)

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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

Discovery Communications announces debt offering
Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 08:18am EDT 

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Discovery Communications Inc :Discovery Communications announces debt offering.Discovery Communications - commenced an underwritten public offering of one or more series of senior fixed rate notes and senior floating rate notes​.Discovery Communications-‍intends to use net proceeds from offering to fund part of cash consideration payable related to acquisition of Scripps Networks​.  Full Article

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Discovery raises stake in Oprah Winfrey Network

Discovery Communications Inc said on Monday it had raised its stake in its joint venture with TV mogul Oprah Winfrey to more than 70 percent.