$MTN (Vail Resorts Inc.)

$MTN {{ '2016-08-08T18:26:15+0000' | timeago}} • Hot News

Ski resorts major $MTN agreed to buy its Canadan rival Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc for about C$1.39Bil ($1.06Bil) as the company looks to expand its reach with resorts across the United States, Australia and Canada. Upon closing of the transaction, Whistler Blackcomb shareholders collectively will own about 10% of $MTN outstanding common stock.

$LYV {{ '2018-01-12T21:53:04+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$LYV and Complete Entertainment Resources Group, Inc. announced that $LYV has acquired certain assets from CERG, including CERG's ticketing commerce platform, anti-scalping algorithm, API applications and patent portfolio. The two companies also agreed to a settlement resolving litigation that was scheduled to go to trial.

$CHDN {{ '2018-01-10T14:19:45+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CHDN, an online entertainment company, has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase up to $500MM of its common shares. The company plans to fund the share purchase with proceeds from the sale of its subsidiary Big Fish Games.

$CHDN {{ '2018-01-10T14:11:33+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Gaming company $CHDN said it has closed the sale of its mobile gaming subsidiary Big Fish Games to Aristocrat Technologies for $990MM in cash. Aristocrat Technologies is a unit of Australia-based Aristocrat Leisure Limited. Churchill Downs intends to use proceeds from the sale for general corporate purposes.

$RRGB {{ '2017-12-22T12:01:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$RRGB announced the promotion of Dana Benfield to the role of senior vice president and chief marketing officer.

$TWX {{ '2017-12-18T22:24:21+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TWX declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.4025 per share of common stock, payable in cash on February 1, 2018 to shareholders of record on January 10, 2018.

$GWW {{ '2017-12-15T21:44:02+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW announced the appointment of Mark Lohman to the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

$DIS {{ '2017-12-14T12:56:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS agreed to buy $FOXA. The acquisition is expected to yield at least $2Bil in cost savings from efficiencies realized through the combination of businesses, and to be accretive to earnings before the impact of purchase accounting for the second fiscal year after the close of the transaction.

$DIS {{ '2017-12-14T12:54:27+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS agreed to buy $FOXA. Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of 21st Century Fox will receive 0.2745 Disney shares for each 21st Century Fox share they hold. Disney will also assume about $13.7Bil of net debt of 21st Century Fox. Robert Iger has agreed to continue as Chairman and CEO of $DIS through end of CY21.

$DIS {{ '2017-12-14T12:52:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS agreed to buy $FOXA. Immediately prior to the acquisition, 21st Century Fox will separate the Fox Broadcasting network and stations, Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, FS1, FS2 and Big Ten Network into a newly listed company that will be spun off to its shareholders.

$DIS {{ '2017-12-14T12:51:45+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS agreed to buy $FOXA, including the Twentieth Century Fox Film and Television studios, along with cable and international TV businesses, for about $52.4Bil in stock and a total transaction value of about $66.1Bil. The BoD of $DIS and $FOXA have approved the transaction.

$DIS {{ '2017-12-08T11:53:58+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' BoD elected two new directors: Safra Catz, CEO of global-technology leader $ORCL, and Francis deSouza, President and CEO of biotechnology firm $ILMN. The elections of Catz and deSouza are effective Feb. 1, 2018.

$CHDN {{ '2017-11-30T17:49:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Gaming company $CHDN has agreed to sell its mobile gaming subsidiary Big Fish Games to Aristocrat Technologies, a unit of Aristocrat Leisure Ltd., for $990MM in cash. The sale is expected to close in the first calendar quarter of 2018. The company intends to use the proceeds from the sale for general corporate purposes, including acquisitions.

$DIS {{ '2017-11-30T14:17:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' BoD declared a semi-annual cash dividend of $0.84 per share. The dividend is payable on Jan. 11, 2018 to shareholders of record on Dec. 11, 2017. The company last paid a semi-annual dividend of $0.78 per share in July. This payment brings its total dividends for FY17 to $1.62 a share.

$DIS {{ '2017-11-29T18:09:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS selected Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an $AMZN company, as its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider. Disney will expand its use of AWS to migrate production workloads to the AWS Cloud. Disney's segments Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, and The Walt Disney Studios, currently run business-critical workloads on AWS.

$AMZN {{ '2017-11-29T14:38:39+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Amazon Web Services, Inc., an $AMZN company, announced that $DIS has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider. $DIS will expand its use of AWS to migrate production workloads to the AWS Cloud. $DIS already leverages AWS’s services for a wide variety of use cases, including websites and digital properties.

$BWLD {{ '2017-11-28T17:29:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. has agreed to acquire $BWLD for $157 per share in cash, in a transaction valued at approx $2.9Bil. The agreement represents a premium of about 38% to $BWLD's 30-day average stock price as of Nov 13, 2017.

$MAR {{ '2017-11-27T12:57:42+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MAR announced a multi-year partnership with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE), making Marriott International the preferred hotel company for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

$HLT {{ '2017-11-17T15:35:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$HLT's BoD authorized the repurchase of an additional $1Bil of common stock under the company's existing stock repurchase program. This brings the total amount currently authorized for repurchase to about $1.3Bil.

$PSA {{ '2017-11-15T20:33:09+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

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$DIS {{ '2017-11-10T20:05:30+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

For Consumer Products, $DIS feels really good about the lineup. $DIS has Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi. $DIS deferred revenue in 4Q into 1Q like it did with Episode 7 for that. $DIS also has a Han Solo movie coming out named Solo in the spring quarters. And it has got four Marvel movies including Avengers in the spring.

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