$GHC (Graham Holdings Company)

$GHC {{ '2016-05-27T13:39:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GHC said its subsidiary, Graham Media Group, Inc., has reached an agreement with Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. and Media General, Inc. to acquire CW affiliate WCWJ in Jacksonville, Florida and NBC affiliate WSLS in Roanoke, Virginia. The purchase price is $60MM in cash and the assumption of certain liabilities, including pension obligations.

$STRA {{ '2018-01-19T22:54:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$STRA's stockholders at a special meeting approved proposals to effect the merger between $STRA and $CPLA. These, which will take effect at merger completion, include lift in number of authorized shares to 32MM; the issuance of shares of $STRA to effectuate the merger; and the change of the company's name from to "Strategic Education Inc."

$CPLA {{ '2018-01-19T21:46:11+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CPLA said its shareholders approved its merger with Strayer Education, Inc. As a result of the proposed merger, Strategic Education, Inc. will be the corporate entity under which both Capella University and Strayer University will operate as independent and separately accredited institutions. The merger is expected to close in 3Q18.

$DIS {{ '2018-01-18T20:10:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Social video service Twitch announced a partnership with $DIS' segment Disney Digital Network to bring exclusive content from four of the largest Disney-managed digital content creators - Jacksepticeye, LuzuGames, Markiplier, and Strawburry17 - to Twitch. Each will manage their own channels on Twitch as part of a multi-year partnership.

$MDP {{ '2018-01-16T13:42:38+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MDP said that early termination of the waiting period has been granted under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976 applicable to its acquisition of $TIME. As a result, $MDP plans to complete the transaction within the next 30 days. $MDP plans to offer up to $1.4Bil in aggregate of new senior unsecured 8-year notes.

$MDP {{ '2018-01-11T17:43:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Media firm $MDP announced an extension of its tender offer to purchase all the common shares of $TIME for $18.50 per share. The offer was extended to allow additional time for complying with its conditions. The value of the all-cash transaction is $2.8Bil. The company said the offer will now expire one minute after 11:59 pm on January 25, 2018.

$MDP {{ '2018-01-09T20:10:51+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MDP announced that Lyle Banks has been named Vice President and General Manager of WGCL and WPCH, its television station duopoly in Atlanta, effective immediately.

$MDP {{ '2018-01-03T15:51:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MDP promoted Patrick McCreery to EVP of Operations for the Local Media Group, effective immediately. In his new role, McCreery will oversee all station operations and general managers will report directly to him. McCreery will continue to report to Meredith Local Media Group President Paul Karpowicz.

$UNF {{ '2018-01-03T13:39:29+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$UNF's Core Laundry Operations produced 1Q18 revenues of $373.8 million, up 6.2% from the prior year period. Specialty Garments segment reported revenue of $28.4MM, up 27.2% YoY. This improvement was primarily due to increased outages and project-based activity in the US and Canada.

$UNF {{ '2018-01-03T13:34:15+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Uniform provider $UNF reported 21% growth in its 1Q18 results, helped by higher revenues. Net income rose to $34.2MM, or $1.67 per share, compared to $28.2MM, or $1.38 per share during 1Q17. Revenue during the quarter rose 7.7% YoY to $415.8MM, helped by growth in its biggest segment Core Laundry.

$XOXO {{ '2018-01-02T13:16:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$XOXO named Jeffrey Yin as General Counsel, reporting to CEO Mike Steib and serving on XO Group's executive team. Most recently, Yin served as the General Counsel of The Alberleen Group, a boutique investment bank and family office.

$MDP {{ '2017-12-21T16:16:21+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MDP promoted Lori Brock to VP of Finance for the Meredith Local Media group, effective immediately. Brock takes over for Chuck Poduska who was named VP and General Manager of Meredith's KCTV/KSMO television duopoly in Kansas City in November.

$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.

$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.

$MANT {{ '2017-12-13T14:45:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MANT announced that George J. Pedersen, Chairman & CEO, will transition from his current role to the role of Executive Chairman, effective January 1, 2018. The company has promoted Kevin M. Phillips as the new CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Pedersen will continue to serve as the Chairman of the BoD. Mr. Phillips has also been elected to the BoD.

$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.

$CPLA {{ '2017-12-08T11:15:10+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CPLA BoD approved a $0.02 increase in quarterly cash dividend to $0.43 per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on Jan. 18, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Dec. 22, 2017.

$FOXA {{ '2017-12-07T18:13:22+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Fox Networks Group (FNG), a primary operating unit of $FOXA, promoted Brian Sullivan to President and Chief Operating Officer. He will replace Randy Freer, who exited last month to serve as Hulu’s CEO.  In this new role, Sullivan will report to Peter Rice, Chairman & CEO of FNG.

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