included the two managers in some of Berkshire's nontraditional investments lately, like the firm's dealing with Media General , as well as the partnership with 3G Capital to purchase Heinz. That said, what their full responsibilities end up
than I was anticipating. Ted's actually been involved in some of the specialty financing they've been doing with Media General . I think both guys were involved in the Heinz deal last year. Buffett's looking at them for more than just buying
(Reuters) - Media General Inc and privately held New Young Broadcasting Holding Co Inc said they will combine in an all-stock deal to form a new TV broadcasting company that will be majority...
non-traditional investment activities that Berkshire has been doing. We know that Weschler was involved in some of the Media General stuff that was going on on the debt financing side, and we wouldn't really be surprised to hear that they were involved
that Buffett has the two managers involved in some of Berkshire's nontraditional investments, like its deal with Media General last year, and wouldn't be surprised to learn that they worked on the Heinz deal with 3G Capital. While we still
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 behind increased stakes in Bank of New York Mellon
(Reuters) - Media General Inc reported a 17 percent increase in its broadcast revenue and raised its political revenue forecast for the full year, sending its shares up more than 12 percent.
grew up with. Now, it seems barely a week goes by without another purchase of a newspaper... closing on 63 from Media General yesterday, but announcing more purchases over the past few weeks. This is an industry that Warren Buffett has identified
(Reuters) - Media General Inc's shares fell 33 percent to their lowest ever on Monday, after credit rating agency Moody's downgraded the rating on the broadcaster and publisher's stock.
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