TITLE

DirecTV, Liberty Trying to Unlock Potential

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the surmisal on how Liberty Media Corp. will incorporate DirecTV Inc. into its portfolio of programming assets in the U.S. After DirecTV has completed its deal with News Corp., Liberty Media increases its ownership and agreed to hold its voting post on 47.9 %. Chase Carey, DirecTV chief executive officer (CEO), stated that both companies work well together to move the latter forward. Several views from analysts regarding the incorporation of DirecTV are also offered.
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33005674

 

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