Street lukewarm to Hulu IPO plans

Szalai, Georg; Bond, Paul
August 2010
Hollywood Reporter;8/17/2010, Vol. 415 Issue 49, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the Initial Public Offer (IPO) of Hulu LLC for the value of two billion dollar. It states that raising capital can make the company more competitive as the online video space requires big investment. It reports that Hulu is a joint venture of companies including NBC Universal Inc., News Corp., and Walt Disney Co.


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