Analysts, investors on watch for AOL TW deal
- DEALS COOKING AS FRENCH FRY. Amdur, Meredith // Variety;8/4/2003, Vol. 391 Issue 11, p5
Reflects on the possibility of a merger deal between Viacom and AOL Time Warner. Benefit of the AOL acquisition to Viacom; Acquisition value of AOL; Media companies acquired by Viacom.
- Viacom bests AOL in Q2 net; Omnimedia sees profit rise. Cardona, Mercedes M.; DiPasquale, Cara B.; Fine, Jon // Advertising Age;7/29/2002, Vol. 73 Issue 30, p8
The article reports on the second-quarter earnings of media companies in 2002. The revenue of AOL Time Warner for the second quarter of 2002 was 394 million dollars. Viacom's income for the second quarter was 546.5 million dollars. Advertising revenue for the fourth quarters was up three percent...
- Media behemoths' forecasts diverge as profit rises at both. Cardona, Mercedes M. // Advertising Age;7/28/2003, Vol. 74 Issue 30, p8
Presents an outlook on the profits of two media companies in the U.S. in 2003. AOL Time Warner; Viacom.
- AOL TW, Viacom Post Strong Q1, But Struggle. Benz, Matthew // Billboard;5/3/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 18, p5
Reports on the release of a financial statement by AOL Time Warner and Viacom. Financial decline of Warner Music group in the first quarter, 2003; Possible sale of the AOL music division; Profitability of both AOL Time Warner and Viacom; Purchase of the AOL stake in 'Comedy Central' by Viacom.
- The Global 50. // Variety;9/15/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 5, pA1
Explores the market performance and deals forged by several companies in the U.S. entertainment industry as of September 2003. AOL Time Warner; Vivendi; Walt Disney; Viacom.
- Business briefs. // Bulletin with Newsweek;5/7/2002, Vol. 120 Issue 6323, p52
Reports developments on business in Australia as of May 2000. Details on the long-awaited spin-off of BHP Billiton of BHP Steel; Information on the losses of U.S. media giant AOL Time Warner; Purchasing of the Rothschild Australia Asset Management by Westpac.
- Digest. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;5/7/2002, Vol. 373 Issue 17, p8
Reports developments related to television broadcasting industry in the U.S. as of May 2002. Advantages of partnership between AT&T Corp. and America OnLine Time Warner; Information on the casts of film 'The Fourth Angel'; Details on deal between IBM and Viacom Inc.
- AOL TW has lock on the top. McAvoy, Kim // Broadcasting & Cable;08/28/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 36, p32
Features the leading 25 media groups ranked by 'Broadcasting & Cable' based on revenues. AOL Time Warner, the proposed merger of Time Warner and America Online; Walt Disney Co.; Vivendi Universal; Viacom Inc.; Sony Corp.; News Corp.; AT&T Broadband; Clear Channel.
- Children's Upfront Is Back on an Upswing. Romano, Allison // Broadcasting & Cable;5/19/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 20, p4
Reports on the business performance of children television programs in the United States. Progress in the market scenario of the children's television services; Dominance of the market by Viacom Inc.'s Nickeldon and AOL Time Warner Inc.s Cartoon Network channel; Problems confronting media buyers.