regardless of valuation, the ability to borrow cheaply to fund the buyback has added value for shareholders, in our view. DirecTV Group is the largest satellite television provider in the U.S., with 20 million customers. It also owns satellite operations
higher on a price to earnings basis. Price/earnings Enterprise value/revenues Netflix 400 4 AMC 20 4 Comcast ( CMCSA ) 20 3 Direct TV ( DTV ) 13 1.6 Dish ( DISH ) 85 2 In an interesting article a couple of years ago fellow SA contributor Dana Blankenhorn
the period were initiated, in our view, by Weschler and Combs, with the former likely behind the purchases of shares of DIRECTV Group DTV, DaVita DVA, Viacom VIAB, and Media General MEG, given his penchant for media stocks, while the latter was likely
we view the long-term competitive pressure as coming from the existing pay television distributors like Comcast CMCSA and Direct TV DTV, which will be offering more of the current and better television content on a streaming basis in the future. We believe
Viacom programming to be available on DirecTV hand-held devices By Yinka Adegoke and Liana B. Baker July 20 (Reuters) - DirecTV Group 's 20 million U.S. subscribers are getting back their favorite shows after the satellite TV provider reached a deal to
July 20 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc and DirecTV Group said they reached an agreement to restore Viacom networks to the satellite TV provider's 20 million U.S. subscribers.
July 18 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc said talks have broken down with DirecTV Group to restore its 26 networks to the satellite TV provider's 20 million U.S. subscribers.
Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Tuesday May 15. Bullish Calls DirecTV Group ( DTV ): "...DirecTV is a better buy (than Dish). It is a better company." Energy Transfer Partners ( ETP
recent comments on both names. As for the non-Buffett moves, we saw Berkshire pick up another 2.7 million shares of The DIRECTV Group DTV, which at $1.1 billion at the end of the first quarter accounted for less than 2% of Berkshire's reported $75
Johnson & Johnson JNJ and 2.7 million shares of Kraft Foods KFT. While the purchase of another 16.1 million shares of The DIRECTV Group DTV looks like a Buffett move, given that the stock position was worth more than $870 million at the end of the fourth