- Sirius-XM Merger: Should Investors Buy?
- Two Media Dynasties Converge with Proposed $2.9 Billion Consolidated Buyout
- Traditional Media Looks to Cash In On Fast Growing Video Game Industry
By Mike Caggeso Associate Editor Minutes after the Dept. of Justice approved Sirius Satellite Radio Inc.'s (SIRI) merger with XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. (XMSR), each company's shares soared by double-digits… Yet, until the merger is completed, it's hard to know whether that sharp jump will continue… whether now is a time to jump in […]
By Mike Caggeso Associate Editor Consolidated Media Holdings Ltd., Australia's second-largest media company, is entertaining a very generous buyout offer from Lachlan Murdoch, eldest son of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch, and James Packer, Australia's richest person and son of late media tycoon Kerry Packer. The duo offered $2.9 billion to privatize Consolidated Media, which is […]
By Jennifer Yousfi Managing Editor French media giant Vivendi's (BIT:VIV or PINK:VIVEF) recent deal to buy a major position in U.S.-based Activision, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) has turned the market's eye to other video game tech stocks. Activision's stock rose on 24% Monday after the deal was announced, but other gaming stocks also showed gains as investors […]