35.90 +0.27 (0.76%)
After hours: 7:19PM EDT
|Bid||35.90 x 800|
|Ask||35.96 x 900|
|Day's range||34.75 - 36.27|
|52-week range||30.43 - 44.00|
|PE ratio (TTM)||7.00|
|Earnings date||25 Oct 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.76 (2.01%)|
|1y target est||43.32|
Monday, September 24: New 10% tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports go into effect, China retaliates with tariffs on $60 billion of US imports; Comcast bids nearly $40 billion for Sky; Sirius paying $3.5 billion for Pandora. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts kicks off your week.
Global stocks took small losses Monday after China reportedly pulled out of trade talks with the U.S. Industrial companies and banks suffered some of the worst declines among American stocks. The U.S. and China officially began taxing larger amounts of each other's goods Monday, and the Wall Street Journal reported that China pulled out of talks that could have led to a new round of negotiations to end the trade war. The U.S. is now taxing another $200 billion in Chinese imports at a rate of 10 percent, and China added taxes of 5 to 10 percent on $60 billion in U.S. products.
The "gig" economy might not be the new frontier for America's workforce after all. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Reserve is set this week to raise interest rates for a third time this year to prevent the economy from growing too fast. BEIJING (AP) -- The United States and China have imposed new tariff hikes on each other's goods.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: Comcast Corp., down $2.27 to $35.63 Comcast outbid Twenty-First Century Fox and will pay about $39 billion for majority control of British satellite ...
A new round of trade war news pressured Monday's open, while mergers news, rising oil prices and clinical trial results drove some early leaders.
Stocks were mired in red Monday afternoon as oil prices rose again and Wall Street weighed news of another reported resignation at the White House.
Mike Fries, Liberty Global Plc chief executive officer, talks with Bloomberg's Ed Hammond about Comcast Corp.'s bid for Sky Plc and Liberty Global's growth prospects on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close." ...
While Barrick Gold and Sirius XM used stock to complete their deals, Comcast is expected to borrow heavily to fund its $40 billion Sky purchase.
Shares of Disney (DIS) and Netflix (NFLX) surged Monday for completely different reasons. Yet their climbs highlight how important the streaming industry is and helps set up what will likely be years of comparison between the two media powers.
Comcast shares are down 7% in Monday trading, following the cable giant’s winning bid for Sky. Why Disney could be the big winner in the auction results.
Ryan McQueeney breaks down the latest merger & acquisition news involving Comcast and Sky, Pandora and Sirius XM, and Barrick Gold and Randgold Resources. He also highlights an interesting new marijuana play from biotech DNA expert Intrexon. Later, he discusses recent M&A trends and data.
Comcast Corp.’s winning bid for Sky Plc is poised to catapult the U.S. cable giant’s debt load to $100 billion or more, putting it in a club that only a handful of other companies belong to. It’s not clear how much of Sky will end up in Comcast’s hands. “If Comcast gets 100 percent, it certainly puts a lot of stress on its balance sheet,” Sarma said.