• The AT&T-Time Warner ruling is making the Murdoch family billions of dollars richer

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Disney has raised its offer to buy a bundle of Fox's assets by nearly $20 billion.
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  • With New Fox Bid, Disney Tries to Thread a Needle

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    More than raising its takeover bid, Disney's decision to let Fox shareholders pick either cash or stock may help sway investors away from Comcast's offer.
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  • Disney raises its bid for Fox's entertainment businesses to $71.3 billion, days after Comcast made a competing offer for the company

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    The deal would boost Disney's worldwide dominance in the industry and include Fox film and TV studios, as well as some cable networks and international assets.
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  • Disney Hikes Bid For Fox Entertainment Assets To $71.3 Billion

    Disney Hikes Bid For Fox Entertainment Assets To $71.3 Billion

    2 monthes ago - By Huffington Post

    The sum tops Comcast's $65 billion offer.
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  • 21st Century Fox spikes after Disney raises its bid

    21st Century Fox spikes after Disney raises its bid

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    21st Century Fox is spiking after Disney raised its bid to $71.3 billion.
    Disney and Comcast have been in a bidding war over 21st Century Fox assets.
    Disney shares are also higher on the news.
    Watch 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Shares of 21st Century Fox are surging, up 7.45%, Wednesday morning after Disney raised its bid for the company's assets excluding Fox News and Fox Business. Disney shares are up about 1% on the news.
    The revised $71.3 billion bid topped Comcast's all-cash offer of $65 billion , and will allow 21st Century Fox shareholders to decide between receiving...
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  • 21st Century Fox spikes after Disney raises its bid

    21st Century Fox spikes after Disney raises its bid

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    21st Century Fox is spiking after Disney raised its bid to $71.3 billion.
    Disney and Comcast have been in a bidding war over 21st Century Fox assets.
    Disney shares are also higher on the news.
    Watch 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Shares of 21st Century Fox are surging, up 7.45%, Wednesday morning after Disney raised its bid for the company's assets excluding Fox News and Fox Business. Disney shares are up about 1% on the news.
    The revised $71.3 billion bid topped Comcast's all-cash offer of $65 billion , and will allow 21st Century Fox shareholders to decide between receiving...
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  • Disney Raises Fox Offer To $71.3 Billion, Trumping Comcast's Earlier Bid

    2 monthes ago - By Forbes

    It's anybody's guess how high the bidding war over the Fox assets will get.
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  • 21st Century Fox spikes after Disney raises its bid

    21st Century Fox spikes after Disney raises its bid

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    21st Century Fox is spiking after Disney raised its bid to $71.3 billion.
    Disney and Comcast have been in a bidding war over 21st Century Fox assets.
    Disney shares are also higher on the news.
    Watch 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Shares of 21st Century Fox are surging, up 7.45%, Wednesday morning after Disney raised its bid for the company's assets excluding Fox News and Fox Business. Disney shares are up about 1% on the news.
    The revised $71.3 billion bid topped Comcast's all-cash offer of $65 billion , and will allow 21st Century Fox shareholders to decide between receiving...
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  • Takeover battle: Disney/Fox reach $71B deal, blowing away Comcast

    2 monthes ago - By Philly

    The Walt Disney Co.s new offer is 36 percent higher than the one it reached with 21st Century Fox in December.
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  • Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $71.3 billion, adds cash

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Walt Disney Co raised its bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc assets to $71.3 billion on Wednesday, sweetening its offer with cash as it looks to scuttle Comcast Corp's $65 billion offer last week.
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  • IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    AP
    Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or a total of $71.3 billion in cash and stock.
    The deal would allow 21st Century Fox shareholders to elect to receive cash or stock, subject to 50/50 proration.
    21st Century Fox shares are up 6%, and Disney shares are up 2.2%.
    Watch Disney and 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or $71.3 billion in all.
    According to the press release, the terms of the deal are similar to Disney's previous offer except that the new deal would allow 21st...
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  • Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $71.3 billion in cash and stock, topping Comcast

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    A bidding war for Fox's movie production and other assets has raised the price of a deal by nearly $20 billion since December.
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  • Disney Raises Offer for 21st Century Fox in Bidding War With Comcast

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Fox issued a statement agreeing with the Disney's sweetened deal, which represents a 35 percent increase over its previous offer.
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  • Disney Plays Hardball With Comcast and Increases Its Bid for Fox to $38 Per Share

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The Walt Disney Company has upped the ante on its offer for Twenty-First Century Fox , agreeing to raise its bid to $38 per share from $28 as part of an amended merger agreement.
    Fox fox announced the new bid in a statement released on Wednesday, adding that the new Disney dis merger agreement features “deal certainty enhancements” that would make it more enticing to Fox shareholders than Comcast ‘s $65 billion offer made on June 13 cmcsa
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    As part of the new merger agreement, Fox stockholders would be allowed, “to elect to receive their consideration, on a value equalized basis, in the...
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  • Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $71.3 billion, tops Comcast

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Walt Disney Co sweetened its bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc assets to $71.3 billion on Wednesday, topping Comcast Corp's $65 billion offer last week.
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  • Disney Raises Offer for 21st Century Fox in Bidding War With Comcast

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Disney and Comcast are competing for Fox as they try to increase their scale to compete with emerging entertainment behemoths.
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  • IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

    IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or a total of $71.3 billion in cash and stock.
    The deal would allow 21st Century Fox shareholders to elect to receive cash or stock, subject to 50/50 proration.
    21st Century Fox shares are up 6%, and Disney shares are up 2.2%.
    Watch Disney and 21st Century Fox trade in real time here.
    Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or $71.3 billion in all.
    According to the press release , the terms of the deal are similar to Disney's previous offer except that the new deal would allow 21st...
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  • IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

    IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or a total of $71.3 billion in cash and stock. Shares of 21st Century Fox are up almost 6% on the news.
    The increased offer comes one week after Comcast crashed Disney's attempt to buy the assets with a $65 billion bid , following the US Justice Department's approval of the AT&T-Time Warner merger. Disney orginally made a $28 per share bid back in December.
    "We are extremely proud of the businesses we have built at 21st Century Fox, and firmly believe that this combination with Disney will unlock even more value for...
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  • Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $38 per share

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Twenty-First Century Fox Inc said on Wednesday Walt Disney Co raised its offer for Fox assets to $38 per share.
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  • Disney ups Twenty-First Century Fox to more than $70.3B

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Disney is making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65 billion offer for the company.
    The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new imperative among entertainment and telecommunications firms. They are amassing ever more programming to better compete with technology companies such as Amazon and Netflix for viewers' attention - and dollars.
    The deal would include Fox film and TV studios, some cable networks and international assets, but not Fox News Channel or the Fox television network. AT&T just bought Time Warner for $81...
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