What financial reports reveal about movie studios
Companies with movie studios have begun releasing their earnings reports for the latest quarter. Here's a look at reports for selected movie industry companies.
— Friday: Comcast Corp., which owns Universal Pictures, says revenue from its filmed entertainment business grew 24 percent to $1.4 billion, driven by the strong box office performance of "Ted" and "The Bourne Legacy."
— Tuesday: DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc.
— Thursday: Sony Corp.
— Nov. 6: News Corp (20th Century Fox)
— Nov. 7: Time Warner Inc. (Warner Bros.)
— Nov. 8: The Walt Disney Co.
— Nov. 15: Viacom Inc. (Paramount)