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News & Analysis: Viacom
Rumor has it that a major media company might want to buy the Starz property for a cool $5 billion -- and that Lions Gate turned the offer down in search of more money.
A settled contract dispute reportedly could rekindle merger talks.
The latest "Transformers" hit couldn't distract investors from negative trends in the far larger media networks division.
A weak opening for "Ghost in the Shell" signals the death of another would-be franchise for Viacom.
Philippe Dauman steps down as chief executive, but will remain chairman until mid-September.
The company has been locked in a power struggle and the end may be near.
Instant Analysis: 5 Directors, Including CEO, Dismissed From Viacom -- Company Serves Up Weak Guidance
As if things couldn't get any uglier at the media conglomerate, the rift between ownership and management deepened, and current-quarter guidance fell well short of expectations.
The heroes in the half-shell fail to save Viacom as its leaders engage in a civil war.
Despite a worrisome war of words this week, the media giant just sealed the deal with DISH.
The company wants to unload a "significant" minority stake in the famous movie studio.