Michael Nathanson, partner and senior research analyst at MoffettNathanson, says that although there have been definite shifts in TV and film consumption behavior amongst consumers, the number of people “cutting the cable cord” has not yet been drastic. Nathanson speaks with Bloomberg’s Vonnie Quinn on Bloomberg Radio’s "The Hays Advantage.”
Netflix Inc.’s effort to secure a place for its video-subscription service on Time Warner Cable Inc. set-top boxes is on hold now that the cable operator is being sold, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Moffett Research LLC, the telecommunications research firm started by Craig Moffett last month, is adding ex-Nomura Holdings Inc. media analyst Michael Nathanson and changing its name to MoffettNathanson LLC.
Nomura Holdings Inc., Japan’s biggest brokerage, hired top-rated Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. analyst Michael Nathanson as head of U.S. media and telecommunications equity research, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Scripps Networks Interactive Inc., owner of Food Channel and HGTV, gained the most in two years after the trust that controls the company sought a probate court ruling that would clear the way for share sales.
Time Warner Inc., owner of cable networks TNT and HBO, posted first-quarter sales that missed estimates as advertising dropped in part because of a later schedule for college basketball’s biggest event.