vote rights. National Amusements also controls Viacom via a similar method, where Redstone also serves as the chairman. Les Moonves has served as CEO and president of CBS since CBS and Viacom split in 2006 and has run CBS Broadcasting since 1998. Under
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - CBS Corp Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves said on Thursday the media company would take a look at Time Warner Inc's cable news network CNN if it goes up for sale as part of a merger with Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.
LOS ANGELES, July 17 (Reuters) - CBS Corp Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves said on Thursday the media company would take a look at Time Warner Inc's cable news network CNN if it goes up for...
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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
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
with a vote.) By the same means, National Amusements also controls Viacom VIA.B, where Redstone is its chairman, too. Les Moonves has served as CEO and President since CBS split off from Viacom in 2006. Setting aside various changes in the corporate structure
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
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
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