Dividends, Partnerships, Appointments and Acquisitions - Research Report on CBS Corp., DIRECTV, News Corp., Sinclair Broadcast,

 Dividends, Partnerships, Appointments and Acquisitions - Research Report on
   CBS Corp., DIRECTV, News Corp., Sinclair Broadcast, and Gray Television

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NEW YORK, December 11, 2013

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting CBS
Corporation (NYSE: CBS), DIRECTV, Inc. (NASDAQ: DTV), News Corp. (NASDAQ:
NWSA), Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI), and Gray Television Inc.
(NYSE: GTN). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge -
including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the
links below.

CBS Corporation Research Report

On November 26, 2013, CBS Corp. (CBS) announced that its Board of Directors
has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share on the Company's common
stock. According to the Company, the dividend will be paid on January 1, 2014,
to shareholders of record as on December 11, 2013. The Full Research Report on
CBS Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://analystscorner.com/microwriter/link.php?s=DDD

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/22c7_CBS

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DIRECTV, Inc. Research Report

On December 4, 2013, DIRECTV, Inc. (DIRECTV) announced its partnership with
two leading digital technology companies, namely, LiveClips and i.TV.
According to the Company, the LiveClips technology platform aggregates live,
post-game or archived sports feeds to create, digitize and deliver discrete
searchable video clips of every play for delivery to linear broadcast and
digital devices. LiveClips' unique technology system delivers immediate
personalized sports highlights for the DIRECTV NFL SUNDAY TICKET App
experience. Meanwhile, DIRECTV will be integrating i.TV's capabilities into
its next-generation second screen app, which is scheduled to launch before the
end of 2013. Tony Goncalves, Senior Vice President, Digital Entertainment
Products, DIRECTV, announced "We look forward to working closely with the
management and Board members of these companies to bring new features and
functionality that will wow our customers and define the next stage in the
evolution of the television experience, especially in an evolving mobile
world. These, and other investments, are more than financial, they're
partnerships. We acquire unique capabilities to embed in our products and the
ability to influence roadmaps. In turn, these companies gain access to a
world-class technology team and the subscriber scale of DIRECTV." The Full
Research Report on DIRECTV, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://analystscorner.com/microwriter/link.php?s=

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/5ce5_DTV

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News Corp. Research Report

On December 4, 2013, News Corp. announced that it has appointed Jim Kennedy as
the Company's Chief Communications Officer. According to the Company, in his
new role, Jim will be responsible for the Company's global corporate
communications and media relations initiatives and strategy. "Jim Kennedy is
the canniest of communicators and the wisest of wordsmiths," said News Corp's
Chief Executive, Robert Thomson. "His global experience and Washington
expertise mean that he has a contact network that extends from Tokyo to
Tucson." The Full Research Report on News Corp. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at:

http://analystscorner.com/microwriter/link.php?s=

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/0e59_NWSA

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. Research Report

On November 25, 2013, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Sinclair) announced that
it has completed acquisition of 18 television stations owned by Barrington
Broadcasting Group, LLC for $370.0 million. Further, the Company stated that
it has entered into agreements to operate or provide sales services to another
six stations. According to the Company, the 24 stations are located in 15
markets and reach 3.4% of the U.S. TV households. Sinclair added that the
acquisition was funded through cash on hand. The Full Research Report on
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://analystscorner.com/microwriter/link.php?s=

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/8323_SBGI

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Gray Television Inc. Research Report 

On November 20, 2013, Gray Television, Inc. (Gray) announced that the Company
together with Excalibur Broadcasting, LLC, has agreed to acquire a total of 15
network-affiliated television stations in seven markets from Hoak Media, LLC
(Hoak) and Parker Broadcasting, Inc. (Parker). According to the Company, the
transaction is valued at $335.0 million in cash, plus a working capital
adjustment. "We are thrilled to have the opportunity to bring the Hoak, Parker
and Prime Cities television stations into the Gray community," said Hilton
Howell, Gray's President and CEO. "These transactions will yield impressive
synergies, many of which are unique to Gray given how well the stations'
locations, operations and culture complement our own." Gray stated that it
expects the transactions to provide significant free cash flow and be
immediately accretive to the Company's free cash flow. The Full Research
Report on Gray Television Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://analystscorner.com/microwriter/link.php?s=

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/4813_GTN

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