ABC, CBS May Wind Up on the Selling Block

By Andrew Gauthier 

The New York Post

The upfront presentations may have wrapped up last week, but the broadcast networks’ sales pitches may be just beginning.

With General Electric in the process of selling NBC Universal to cable giant Comcast, some Wall Street dealmakers predict Sumner Redstone and Disney will begin debating whether to put CBS and ABC, respectively, on the block.

Among bankers, CBS appears to be garnering the most attention amid signs Redstone these days isn’t dismissing out of hand the notion of selling CBS.

“This is a good time to sell a network,” said one Wall Street exec. More…