Earnings: Discovery Posts Higher 1Q Revenue, Profit, Expects OWN to Break Even in Cash Flow This Year 6 weeks ago
Discovery Communications Inc. earned higher revenue and profit in the first quarter as its networks improved ratings.
The company said...
By Tim Molloy
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Distribution and ad revenues grow at U.S. and international networks
Replacing Brad Singer, who previously announced exit
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