VIAB earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2019.
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 media company expects distributor relationships to improve.
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.
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.