Behind Comcast's Gold Rush
- NBC U team faces Olympic hurdles. Lowry, Tom // Daily Variety;1/25/2011, Vol. 310 Issue 17, p1
The article discusses issues concerning the effort of the broadcasting company NBC Universal Inc. to maintain its NBC television network's dominance in Olympics coverage.
- NBC Olympics slate scores gold for GE. Fritz, Ben // Daily Variety;10/11/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 6, p8
Analyzes the financial performance of NBC Universal and its parent company General Electric in the third quarter of 2004. Revenues and operating profits; Strong performance of NBC and its cable channels; Revenues for Olympic-related shows; Contributions to revenues by Universal Studios.
- Will NBC's Olympics Streak End? SZALAI, GEORG; BOND, PAUL // Hollywood Reporter;6/3/2011, Vol. 417 Issue 20, p11
The article offers information on the impact of the resignation of Dick Ebersol, executive of NBC Universal Inc. on the company's coverage of the 2014 and 2016 Olympic games.
- Olympics Needs to Prove Its Worth. Dawson, Jan // Variety;7/12/2016 The Sports Issue, Vol. 332 Issue 15, p23
The article reports on the investment of American multinational media conglomerate NBC Universal Inc., regarding the cost of broadcast rights for the Olympics, profitability and rights to the Rio games.
- NBC Universal Ups Q2 Profit 13%. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;7/26/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 30, p8
The article reports on the increase in the second-quarter 2010 profit posted by NBC Universal.
- COMCAST Q2 PROFIT FALLS DUE TO EFFORTS TO ACQUIRE NBC UNI. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;8/2/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 31, p12
The article reports that Comcast's efforts to acquire NBC Universal has contributed to the decline in the second quarter profits of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based cable TV provider.
- NBC Universal posts mixed 3Q results. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/25/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 43, p16
The article reports on the financial result of the U.S.-based NBC Universal Inc. in the third quarter of 2010 in which revenue was flat at 4.1 billion U.S. dollars and segment profit sank 15 percent to 625 million dollars.
- NBC predicts $800M for Sochi Olympics, but A-B InBev isn't playing. // Advertising Age;5/20/2013, Vol. 84 Issue 20, p3
The article discusses forecast of television advertising by mass media industry firm NBC Universal for its broadcasting of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games and notes that beer industry firm Anheuser-Busch InBev has yet to purchase such advertising.
- Olympics Deal Still Not in Football's League. KISSELL, RICK // Variety;5/13/2014, Vol. 324 Issue 1, p13
The article considers the purchasing of rights to television broadcasting of the Olympic Games and Olympic Winter Games from 2022-2032 by broadcasting industry firm NBC Universal for $7.25 billion in relationship to the cost of purchasing rights to U.S. professional sports.