January 2006
Multichannel News;1/2/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p32
The article presents updates on finance in television broadcasting in the U.S. as of January 2, 2006. DirecTV Group Inc. is expected by Oppenheimer & Co. analyst Tom Eagan to buy back its shares from the pension fund of General Motors. A comparison between "Multimedia News" Multimedia Index and Standard & Poor's Index in the sector is presented. Pioneer Corp. has experienced a stock price increase from December 20 to 28, 2005. A table that lists the stock prices of several companies in the broadcasting is provided.


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