Dish Bids for Sprint But Needs Dose of Reality

Charlie Ergen -- CEO of Dish Network -- is taking a huge gamble with his recent unsolicited bid for Sprint, as the deal only sounds promising in theory. More 

Weather Won’t Waylay Quality Retailers

A couple extra weeks of snow or unseasonal warmth can shake up the numbers, but rarely have significant, lasting implications. More 

ETF Alternatives for Last Week’s Hot Stocks

This week, we'll look at ways to bundle small-cap, retail, cruise and cable stocks into exchange-traded funds. More 

Aereo Is Rattling the Network TV Cage

Consumers are increasingly demanding TV on their own terms, which makes Aereo -- a service providing an end-around for transmission fees -- a threat to the major networks. More 

Cablevision Suit Threatens Paid-TV Industry

Cablevision's antitrust suit against Viacom for forcing unwanted channels on customers could help turn the paid-TV model on its head. More 

Groupon Sacks Mason — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Groupon was hammered in Thursday trading after a shoddy quarterly report, but rebounded in after-market action following the announcement of its CEO's departure. More 

Cablevision Sues Viacom Over Forced Channel Bundling

Cablvision has filed suit against Viacom, alleging that the media company forced it to carry 14 low-rated channels just to get three high-rated networks. More