TITLE

RED TIDINGS FOR VIACOM

AUTHOR(S)
Goldsmith, Jill
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/11/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 32, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the financial performance of U.S. media company Viacom during the fourth quarter of 2003. Decline in revenue figures for cable and entertainment business; Competition from media entity Paramount; Plans for divesting cable business Blockbuster.
ACCESSION #
12327393

 

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