| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Following a predictable script, female film writers continue to lag behind their male counterparts when it comes to earnings and employment, according to a new survey.
In the film sector, women writers fell further behind their white male counterparts...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Comcast Corp., the Philadelphia cable and media giant working to convince regulators of its suitability to buy Time Warner Cable, said Tuesday its first quarter net income soared 30%, largely from gains made by its NBCUniversal broadcasts of the Sochi...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The NBC broadcast network, after trailing in the ratings for nearly a decade, could finish the TV season in first place among viewers prized by advertisers.
Comcast Corp. executives Tuesday lauded the peacock network's performance, which helped power...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:12 AM
California's banking giant, Wells Fargo & Co., reported 14% higher first quarter earnings, powering well beyond Wall Street's expectations as declining loan losses and operating cost cuts offset the slowdown in mortgages at America's largest home lender. ...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Add Bob Iger to the list of high-ranking Hollywood executives who still see the film industry as a growing business for their media companies.
"We actually see growth in the motion pictures business," said the Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO during a...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:05 AM
A Wall Street analyst's survey of McDonald's franchisees suggests that the world' largest restaurant chain may have seen sales rebound at U.S. locations in March, though weak sales in the first quarter overall could lead to some pressure on profits....
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:18 PM
First came the Dow. Then the S&P 500. And now the Nasdaq is reaching a milestone.
The technology-laden Nasdaq composite index briefly jumped above 4,000 on Monday, the first time it has hit that mark since the collapse of the dot-com bubble 13 years...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Apple will report fourth-quarter earnings Monday, but it’s not what happened last quarter that Wall Street really cares about.
Wall Street expects that Apple’s growth continued to slow for the quarter that ended Sept. 30. Consensus analyst...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Despite a harsh winter, a government shutdown and other problems, the nation's largest airlines reported strong earnings for 2013.
The country's largest airlines benefited from a steady growth in demand, stable fuel prices and a continuing rise in...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Netflix reported its quarterly earnings on Monday along with another interesting nugget of information: Its prison-based comedy-drama series "Orange Is the New Black" will be its most-watched original series by the end of the year, surpassing its Emmy-...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported a 12% increase in net income for its fiscal fourth quarter, lifted by the performance of its consumer products, studio, and parks and resorts divisions.
The Burbank company posted net income of $1.394 billion for the quarter...