Television networks across Europe are forming alliances even between lifelong rivals, in a bid to create online platforms to match Netflix and AmazonPrime. HBO is also trying to be more like Netflix. But becoming Netflix is not easy: requires a new mentality and a powerful digital transformation.
The future leadership falls to Sumner Redstone’s daughter, Shari, with whom he has had on again, off again squabbles through the years.
Justice Kennedy’s replacement on the High Court will assuredly have a more conservative view of environmental law than he has. Given that Kennedy was often the deciding vote on such matters, those leanings could serve to toss out or to sharply narrow CO2 rules.
According to Judge Leon’s opinion, “tens of millions of dollars” were spent on the AT&T-Time Warner case, including a staggering 32 Department of Justice lawyers. And yet the Antitrust Division suffered its first loss in court since 2004. Here’s how to reduce the chances that ever happens again.
No one is sure how the court will rule in the closely watched case.
What matters is how good a value a stock is at the present, regardless of whether it’s been soaring, plunging or staying put. Here are three to consider.
“General Magic”, a new documentary which premiered today at the Tribeca Film Festival, tells the story of General Magic, “the most important company to come out of Silicon Valley that no one has ever heard of.”
Don’t own Berkshire for its investment portfolio. In a bull run it could underperform. No tech except Apple. Financials are OK but dangerous in a recessionary environment when loan losses can test the stability of even our biggest banks.