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SBD/May 4, 2011/Finance
Comcast Reports Increased Profit, Revenues For Q1 After NBCU Merger
Published May 4, 2011
ALL EYES ON ME: In N.Y., Bill Carter notes first-quarter earnings for CBS “were up to $202 million, or 29 cents a share, exceeding Wall Street forecasts.” CBS’ earnings “expanded sharply in the quarter thanks mostly to its network programming, as well as a new deal for the NCAA basketball tournament that made a losing property a profitable one” (N.Y. TIMES, 5/4).