Comcast Stays The Course As Peacock Paid Subs Were Flat In 2Q

NBCU Media revenue increased 3.6% to $5.3 billion, reflecting higher distribution revenue, partially offset by lower advertising revenue. Distribution revenue increased 8.4% to $2.7 billion, driven by increases at Peacock and contractual rate increases, partially offset by a decline in subscribers.

Mitch Rose Heads Comcast In D.C.

Mitch Rose, SVP of federal government affairs for Comcast NBCUniversal. has been named EVP and head of the company’s Washington. Rose succeeds Kathy Zachem, who is retiring after 13 years with Comcast NBCU.

Comcast NBCU Opens SportsTech Startup Program

DOJ Backs Off Comcast-NBCU Merger Probe

The Department of Justice has decided against ramping up an investigation into Comcast’s seven-year-old acquisition of NBCUniversal — despite President Trump recently doubling down on his criticism of the tie-up as anticompetitive.

How Minions Helped Comcast-NBCU Succeed

Supporters of the AT&T-Time Warner deal have pointed to the success of a similar one between Comcast and NBCUniversal, where both sides are thriving. 

Comcast Gets 51% Of Universal Studios Japan

Comcast NBCUniversal has agreed to buy a 51% ownership stake in Universal Studios Japan for $1.5 billion. Universal Studios Japan, which has experienced continued growth in attendance and revenue since it opened in 2001, currently operates as an independent company under license from NBCUniversal.