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  1. Viacom's Big U.K. Bet: CEO Philippe Dauman Discusses Channel 5 Deal

    12:58 am 5/2/2014

    He addresses content and growth plans and explains why the company is shelling out $760 million for its biggest deal since the CBS Corp. split.Read more

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  2. Viacom CEO Talks Stephen Colbert's Comedy Central Departure, Paramount Outlook

    4:04 am 5/1/2014

    UPDATED: Philippe Dauman calls "Noah" a bona fide global hit, predicts a good upfront and touts ratings momentum at the company's networks after it reported higher quarterly earnings.Read more

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  3. 'Ex on the Beach' Sets MTV UK Launch Ratings Record in Key Demo

    3:32 pm 4/23/2014

    The show attracted 250,000 viewers aged 16-34, beating the debut episodes of ratings hits "Geordie Shore" and "The Valleys."Read more

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  4. Viacom's My Nick Jr. Service to Launch in China

    6:22 am 4/23/2014

    The personalized edutainment service, for which the firm has already reached deals in France, the U.K. and the U.S., will become available on a new online video service as an over-the-top offer.Read more

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  5. Hollywood Giants Gear up for Earnings Reports as Stocks Lag Market

    9:40 am 4/21/2014

    ‎First-quarter box-office trends were solid, but "if you weren't NBC, you faced an uphill ratings battle versus the Winter Olympics,"‎ says one analyst.Read more

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  6. CBS' $67 Million Man: Does Leslie Moonves' Moolah Make Sense?

    5:00 am 4/16/2014

    A 69 percent stock hike tops media rivals in 2013 as Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" deal hints at bigger profits and Philippe Dauman's Viacom pay lags.Read more

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  7. Viacom to Acquire U.K.'s Channel 5 for $760 Million

    5:26 am 4/15/2014

    UPDATED: Entrepreneur Richard Desmond had bought the broadcaster for $171 million a few years ago and sought $1.1 billion, while Discovery dropped out of the auction after a bid of $585 million.Read more

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  8. CBS' Les Moonves Salary Rises to $66.9 Million in 2013

    5:26 pm 4/10/2014

    In 2013, CBS stock rose 69 percent, outpacing the 30 percent made by the S&P 500.Read more

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  9. Fox, Discovery Best Positioned to Benefit From International Networks Growth, Says Analyst

    5:01 am 3/21/2014

    After $5 billion in acquisitions in the past two years, Sterne Agee analyst Vasily Karasyov also predicts that international acquisitions activity will moderate.Read more

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  10. What Viacom Has to Show for Seven Years of Pursuing YouTube (Analysis)

    10:31 am 3/18/2014

    The content giant has spent millions of dollars to shape copyright law.Read more

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