Viacom Inc (VIAB.O)
19 Jun 2019
June 19 The following are the top stories in the
Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and
does not vouch for their accuracy.
May 30 The producer of the hit television series
"The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios
said on Thursday they would reconsider locating productions in
Georgia if a new state law restricting abortions takes effect.
May 30 Shares of Viacom Inc rose on
Thursday on a report that CBS Corp's board is preparing
for merger talks with the media company.
May 30 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions
and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
* Dow down 0.11%, S&P 500 down 0.08%, Nasdaq down 0.12%
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* Indexes up: Dow 0.33%, S&P 0.35%, Nasdaq 0.41%
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* Indexes up: Dow 0.02%, S&P 0.20%, Nasdaq 0.26%
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May 30 CBS Corp's board is preparing for
merger talks with Viacom Inc, CNBC reported https://www.cnbc.com/2019/05/30/the-board-of-cbs-is-preparing-for-deal-talks-with-viacom-sources.html
on Thursday, citing sources.
May 17 Lions Gates Entertainment
offered to sell cable channel Starz to CBS Corp for $5.5
billion after rebuffing a lower offer, two sources familiar with
the matter told Reuters.
May 17 CBS Corp has expressed interest
in acquiring cable channel Starz from Lions Gate Entertainment
, the Information reported https://www.theinformation.com/articles/cbs-made-informal-offer-to-acquire-starz?shared=0f0be1052a2c7ed3
on Friday, citing four people familiar with the situation.
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