Discovery Communications Hosts First Investor Day

Earlier today, Discovery Communications hosted its inaugural Investor Day in New York City, updating the investment community and media in attendance on the company’s global business. President & CEO David Zaslav was joined by Rich Ross, Henry Schleiff and Bob Scanlon for updates on Discovery Channel, Investigation Discovery and Velocity/Turbo, respectively. Following the U.S. network updates, Discovery Networks International President JB Perrette provided an update on the non-U.S. business, joined…

Discovery Communications Added to the NASDAQ-100 Index

On Friday, the NASDAQ OMX Group announced changes to its NASDAQ-100 Index, including the addition of Discovery Communications (DISCA) and nine other securities to the Index. Launched in January 1985, the NASDAQ-100 Index is composed of the 100 largest non-financial stocks listed with NASDAQ and is re-ranked each year in December. The changes will go in effect when the market opens on Monday, December 24, 2012. To find out more…