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BLU-RAY A BOON FOR HOME VIDEO

February 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

It wasn’t all gloom and doom for the home video industry last year. According to a note to clients from Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne, sales of movies on Blu-ray Discs increased 11 percent, with Blu-ray representing 27 percent of the top titles of the year. The Morgan Stanley note observed that Blu-ray sales for […]

INVESTORS SAY “AYE” TO THE EYE

October 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Investors and analysts appear to have revised their view of CBS Corp. as the media conglomerate most exposed to the threat of another economic downturn. In the past Wall Street forecasters have generally warned that the company is at the mercy of its advertising clients, who generally cut ad spending when times become rough. But […]

HULU GETS SERIOUS ABOUT SALE

June 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

A day after reports surfaced indicating that Yahoo! may have made an unsolicited bid for the video website Hulu, the Los Angeles Times reported today (Thursday) that Hulu has hired Guggenheim Partners and Morgan Stanley to facilitate a sale. Citing people familiar with the matter, the Times said that disagreements between the owners of Hulu […]