• New $71.3 billion Disney bid for Fox tops Comcast's

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    In a turn of events, the Walt Disney Company has reentered its tug-of-war with Comcast over the acquisition of Fox's film and TV divisions with a new $71.3 billion bid today. This bid is not only $18.9 billion higher than its original bid in December but it has also changed its terms, which had originally offered only stock, to offer a 50/50 split between a cash and stock payout. Importantly, this also is $6.3 billion more than Comcast's all-cash offer earlier this month .
    This new bid puts Disney back on firm footing in its battle to acquire Fox's film and television assets, including...
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  • Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Walt Disney raised its bid for Twenty-First Century Fox assets to $71.3 billion as it looks to scuttle Comcast's $65 billion offer last week. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • Disney agrees to pay $71.3 billion for a swath of Fox, topping Comcast's bid

    Disney agrees to pay $71.3 billion for a swath of Fox, topping Comcast's bid

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    NEW YORK - Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox struck a new deal Wednesday: Disney agreed to pay $71.3 billion for Fox entertainment assets, surpassing the $65-billion offer from Comcast Corp. Disney said it amended its original Dec. 21...
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  • Disney is close to winning the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - but the bidding war may not be over just yet

    Disney is close to winning the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - but the bidding war may not be over just yet

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The bidding war between Disney and Comcast over 21st Century Fox assets could have some juice left in it, according to Jefferies analyst John Janedis.
    Disney and 21st Century Fox agreed to a $71.3 billion deal Wednesday morning.
    The deal is reportedly close to receiving regulatory approval.
    Still, another Comcast counter-offer could value 21st Century Fox at $80 billion.
    Watch 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Disney has beat Comcast in the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - for now.
    Disney and 21st Century Fox agreed to a deal Wednesday morning that values 21st Century Fox at $71.3...
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  • Disney is close to winning the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - but the bidding war may not be over just yet

    Disney is close to winning the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - but the bidding war may not be over just yet

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The bidding war between Disney and Comcast over 21st Century Fox assets could have some juice left in it, according to Jefferies analyst John Janedis.
    Disney and 21st Century Fox agreed to a $71.3 billion deal Wednesday morning.
    The deal is reportedly close to receiving regulatory approval.
    Still, another Comcast counter-offer could value 21st Century Fox at $80 billion.
    Watch 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Disney has beat Comcast in the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - for now.
    Disney and 21st Century Fox agreed to a deal Wednesday morning that values 21st Century Fox at $71.3...
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  • Disney is close to winning the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - but the bidding war may not be over just yet

    Disney is close to winning the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - but the bidding war may not be over just yet

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The bidding war between Disney and Comcast over 21st Century Fox assets could have some juice left in it, according to Jefferies analyst John Janedis.
    Disney and 21st Century Fox agreed to a $71.3 billion deal Wednesday morning.
    The deal is reportedly close to receiving regulatory approval.
    Still, another Comcast counter-offer could value 21st Century Fox at $80 billion.
    Watch 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Disney has beat Comcast in the 21st Century Fox sweepstakes - for now.
    Disney and 21st Century Fox agreed to a deal Wednesday morning that values 21st Century Fox at $71.3...
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  • Disney hikes bid for Fox assets to $71.3 billion, tops Comcast

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Walt Disney Co raised its bid for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's film and television assets to $71.3 billion on Wednesday, sweetening its deal with cash as it looks to upend Comcast Corp's $65 billion offer.
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