Escalating its bidding war with Comcast, The Walt Disney Co. increased its offer for 21st Century Fox's key assets to $71 billion.
A Wall Street analyst suggests the best outcome would be for Comcast to acquire Fox's stake in Sky TV, and Disney to get the rest of the assets.
Telecommunications giant Comcast Corp. has made a $65 billion all-cash offer for 21st Century Fox, threatening to upend a deal with Disney.
Now that the AT&T and Time Warner merger has been approved, Comcast is planning to move ahead with its all-cash offer for 21st Century Fox.
What looked like a done deal between Disney and Fox is now reportedly less certain in light of Comcast's all-cash bid for Fox assets.
Comcast announces it's in the advanced stages of preparations to make an all-cash offer for key Fox assets, potentially derailing a deal with Disney.
Now that the merger between NBC Universal and Kabletown - sorry, I mean, Comcast - has been approved by the FCC and introductory memos have been sent out to all staff members to make it official, it's time for the peacock network to start living up to its new motto and make history (again). Here're five thoughts how they can do that.