DirecTV-Viacom Dispute Due to Ratings, Martin Says

July 11 (Bloomberg) -- Laura Martin, an analyst at Needham & Co., talks about a dispute between DirecTV and Viacom Inc. over programming fees. Viacom's 26 channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central, went dark for almost 20 million DirecTV subscribers just before midnight yesterday after the companies failed to reach a new programming-fee agreement. She speaks with Cory Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Does the ECB Have to Act So Aggressively?
17:11 - David Owen, Jefferies chief European financial economist, discusses the outlook for ECB policy with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Source: Bloomberg)
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