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Comcast bests Fox with a $34 billion offer in the ongoing bidding war for Sky

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Comcast has bid £14.75 a share for the British broadcaster Sky.
The offer tops Fox's bid earlier in the day, and continues a bidding war between the companies.
Comcast increased its bid for Sky Wednesday evening, beating an offer 21st Century Fox issued earlier in the day to continue a bidding war for the British broadcaster.
Comcast's newest offer came in at £14.75 per share, valuing Sky at £26 billion up from it's previous offer of £22 billion.
Earlier on Wednesday, Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox bid £14 a share for Sky.
Fox's offer is pending UK government approval from culture...
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Comcast raises bid for Sky to $34 billion, tops Fox's offer

Comcast raises bid for Sky to $34 billion, tops Fox's offer

4 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

Comcast and Disney are locked in a separate $70 billion-plus battle to buy most of Fox's assets, which would include Sky.
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Comcast makes higher offer for Sky, tops Fox bid

4 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Comcast Corp on Wednesday raised its offer for Britain's Sky in a deal valuing the pay-TV group at $34 billion, challenging a raised bid from Twenty-First Century Fox .
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