Cable Revs Up Disney and News Corp

Farrell, Mike
May 2006
Multichannel News;5/15/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p31
Reports on the financial performance of Walt Disney Co. and News Corp. in the second quarter of 2006. Increases in revenue, operating income and earnings posted by Walt Disney Co. and News Corp.; Factors attributed to the growth and strong performance of the two companies; Efforts of Disney to move to new distribution platforms as News Corp. focuses on the launch of the Fox Business Channel.


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