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  1. CBS Posts In-Line 1Q; Management Remains Positive on Ad Market


    Fri, 8 May 2015

    CBS carrying 15 of the top 20 scripted shows. While not offering any predictions for the upcoming up-front market, CEO Leslie Moonves reiterated that CBS will continue to focus on C7 and not C3 as the basis for negotiations. While CBS has been a vocal advocate

  2. From Barron’s, October 21, 2013 (Part 2)


    Sat, 19 Oct 2013

    24]; Redbox kiosk operator Outerwall [ OUTR ; activist Jana Partners owns 13.5%; pg 14]; CBS [CEO spotlight on Leslie Moonves ; pg 46]; Questor [ QCOR ; its affiliation with the charitable Chronic Disease Fund; pg 49]. T story http://online

  3. CBS Humming Along With Advertising and Content Gains; Shares Slightly Overvalued


    Wed, 3 Aug 2011

    content in the pay TV ecosystem while licensing some of its older content to Netflix NFLX and Amazon AMZN. Furthermore, Les Moonves said he expects other bidders to emerge to compete with streaming video offerings, and he will continue to keep his current

  4. New Credit Rating: CBS Corp


    Tue, 20 Jul 2010

    of CNET in mid-2008. However, over the next few years CBS is more likely to sell assets than make acquisitions. CEO Leslie Moonves has said he is open to selling local television and radio stations. Garnering retransmission fees from pay TV distributors

  5. CBS Reports 2Q Results


    Tue, 31 Jul 2007

    sales, and the Final Four), television revenue grew about 3%. When speaking about the most recent up-front market, CEO Les Moonves said he expects higher costs per impression to fuel strong revenue growth. However, we think the switch to commercial

  6. Busy Week for CBS and Viacom


    Tue, 16 Jan 2007

    have followed in the year since their breakup. None of these announcements changes our opinion of their shares. CBS' CEO Les Moonves was a keynote speaker at this past week's CES Conference in Las Vegas, where he announced two new partnerships. The first

  7. CBS Hits the Ground Running


    Wed, 1 Feb 2006

    best programming should give CBS and Time Warner a shot at recouping some of the losses they've accumulated. CBS CEO Les Moonves expects the CW to be profitable in its first year of operation (it won't begin transmitting until this fall). Finally

  8. Viacom Board Approves Split


    Tue, 14 Jun 2005

    named nonexecutive vice chairman of the board. Tom Freston (copresident and co-COO) will lead Viacom Inc., while Leslie Moonves (copresident and co-COO) will head CBS Corporation. The new Viacom Inc.'s assets will include MTV, VH1, Nickelodeon

  9. Karmazin Resigns from Viacom


    Tue, 1 Jun 2004

    and so our opinion of the stock remains the same. We suspect that newly named copresidents and co-COOs Tom Freston and Leslie Moonves will be able to manage Viacom's assets just as well as Karmazin. Freston and Moonves have years of leadership experience

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