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Topic: Scripps Networks Interactive

What Did TV CEOs Tell Investors About the Weak Ad Market?

Telcos, cars and CPG underspent on television

Now that second-quarter earnings are over for the media sector, we can finally take a good look at what senior media company executives actually said on calls to investors when…

We Play Matchmaker for Merger Candidates AMC, Scripps and IPG

New report lists media and ad companies as likely targets

Who's next? The recent spree of mergers and acquisitions doesn't appear to be at an end, at least not to the market-watchers at Barron's, who listed Mad Men and Walking…

A+E Nets' New Lifestyle Channel Is Using Recognizable Stars to Take on Scripps

FYI will also use homegrown talent

Its nickname is the Little Bread Corvette, and it’s an edible car, though it might not be appetizing to anyone other than the quirky characters behind the YouTube megahit videos,…

Scripps Pitches Web Shows With Vanilla Ice and Rev Run

Also discloses interesting online data

At Scripps Networks Interactive's first NewFronts presentation, the media company brought out DIY Network stars Vanilla Ice and Rev Run, Food Network celebrity chef Bobby Flay and a few other…

A Solid Upfront Buoyed TV Stocks

$19 billion in booked ad dollars leads to 30 percent value hike

A solid if slow-moving $19 billion upfront marketplace that segued nicely into a stream of upbeat quarterly numbers has propelled TV media stocks to new heights as darlings of Wall Street. Despite…

Scripps Cautious When It Comes to Buying Tribune's Stake in Food

Scatter pricing, upfront pricing both up

Scripps Networks Interactive CFO Joe NeCastro said today that the company was in no hurry to buy the remaining stake in Food Network still owned by Tribune on the company's…

The Cooking Channel Finds Traction in the Marketplace

Presentation is everything

During this year’s advance buying season, clients and agencies are finally getting to sample the Cooking Channel’s ratings and buy guaranteed inventory after two-and-a-half years in the oven. And owner…

Scripps Networks Interactive Breaks $1 Billion in Ad Commitments During Upfront 2012

Food, Cooking, Travel parent makes it rain

Scripps Networks Interactive broke the billion-dollar barrier during its 2012 upfront, president and CEO Ken Lowe said on the company's earnings call this morning. That's "billion." With a "b." For reference, the…

Handicapping the Cable Upfront

A roundup of the winners and losers

Cable networks have griped for years that it’s past time they achieved parity in ad rates with broadcasters—and at some conglomerates (namely, NBCU), cable outshines broadcast. But despite cable’s sturm…

Media Stocks Soar as Dow Pulls Out of Death Spiral

CBS, Viacom enjoy big gains in Tuesday trading

The day after a 635-point plunge in the Dow Jones Industrial Average saw share prices take a pounding, the market seesawed back Tuesday, closing up 429 points. As Wall Street…

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