Wall Street Journal  Sep 14  Comment 
In a multiyear deal whose price tag could be around $275 million, Time Warner’s Turner Broadcasting unit has acquired the commercial-TV rights to the complete “Star Wars” library, including four future films.
Forbes  Aug 25  Comment 
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/29/16, Cinemark Holdings Inc (NYSE: CNK), Scripps Networks Interactive Inc (NASD: SNI), and Time Warner Inc (NYSE: TWX) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming...
Benzinga  Aug 25  Comment 
Time Warner's (NYSE: TWX) Warner Bros. is continuing to dig into different reaches of the DC Universe for its future release slate and on Wednesday revealed its latest. The studio has tapped Doug Liman to direct “Dark Universe" (aka "Justice...
Benzinga  Aug 23  Comment 
Ice Cube took to Twitter Inc (NASDAQ: TWTR) to announce a possible final sequel for the classic "Friday," the movie which helped launched his film career over 20 years ago. Fans have awaited another sequel, especially one featuring fan...
Motley Fool  Aug 22  Comment 
Strong broadcast assets coupled with improving fundamentals at Warner Bros. studios makes the stock an intriguing buy for value hunters.
MarketWatch  Aug 19  Comment 
While “Ben-Hur” prepares to stumble out of the gates this weekend, “War Dogs,” from Time Warner Inc.’s Warner Bros., will hope to disrupt the top box office performers.
Motley Fool  Aug 19  Comment 
Original content will account for all of the growth in Netflix's spending going forward.
Benzinga  Aug 17  Comment 
HBO lowering the price of its HBO-Now subscription would likely have a positive impact on Time Warner Inc’s (NYSE: TWX) stock in the near term, Loop Capital Markets’ David W. Miller said in a report. He maintained a Buy rating on the company,...


Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) (formerly AOL Time Warner) is one of the world’s largest media conglomerates. It operates Time Warner Cable and TV programming and magazines such as Time Inc., Warner Brothers, and HBO. Its publishing business segments have been hard hit with falling advertising revenue. In December 2009, AOL was spun-off from Time Warner, making it an independent company again for the first time since the beginning of the 2000's.[1] Time Warner Cable (TWC) was spun off from the company in March 2009.[2]

Although its filmed entertainment business produces successful block buster movies like “The Dark Knight” and franchises like “Harry Potter” and “Ocean’s”, a continuing trend of falling movie theater attendance is troublesome for the company; this decrease can be attributed to high priced movie tickets along with poor economic conditions, and as HDTV’s become more inexpensive and home theater systems more affordable, consumers will switch to the latter option.

Company Overview

Business Segments

Time Warner operates three business segments: Filmed Entertainment, Networks, and Publishing

Filmed Entertainment (40% of revenue)[3]

Time Warner, under Warner Bros. Entertainment Group and New Line Cinema Corporation, produces and distributes theatrical motion pictures, television shows, and license rights to the its films and television shows.

Networks (46% of revenue)[3]

This business segment offers pay television programming services such as HBO and Cinemax and operates domestic and international networks. Revenue consists of subscriber fees paid by cable system operators and satellite distribution services, and of advertisings. Time Warner is planning to expand into the online TV market as well, showing some of its popular shows to paid subscribers, following in the suit of Comcast.[4]

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