Carriage Part of E! Talks

Farrell, Mike; Moss, Linda
March 2006
Multichannel News;3/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p42
Reports on the ongoing negotiations between Comcast Corp. and the Walt Disney Co. to consolidate E! Entertainment Television as of March 2006. Intention of Comcast to acquire Disney's 40 percent stake in the network; Possible incentive for Comcast to get the deal done suggested by UBS Warburg cable debt and equity analyst Aryeh Bourkoff; Value of the network estimated by Merrill Lynch & Co. media analyst Jessica Reif Cohen.


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