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11/15/16Discovery Communications President and CEO David Zaslav To Present At UBS Global Media and Communications Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 2016 UBS Global Media and Communications Conference at 10:45 a.m. ET on Monday, December 5, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt New York in New York, NY. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoverycommunications.com.... 
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11/01/16 Discovery Communications and BAMTech Announce Wide-Ranging European Partnership
New Joint Venture – BAMTech Europe – to Deliver World-Class Technology Platform and Services to Content Owners Across EuropeEurosport Digital Businesses Become BAMTech Europe’s First ClientLONDON – Discovery Communications and BAMTech today announced a long-term partnership, including the formation of BAMTech Europe, a new digital technology provider, dedicated to working with content owners, broadcasters and OTT platforms to enhance their digital capabilities, reach and performance acros... 
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11/01/16Discovery Communications Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results
Third Quarter 2016 Financial Highlights: Revenues of $1,556 million were flat vs. last year (increased 3% excluding currency effects) DCI Net Income decreased 22% to $219 million (decreased 23% excluding currency effects) Diluted EPS decreased 16% to $0.36 and Adjusted EPS decreased 15% to $0.40 (decreased 14% excluding currency effects) Repurchased $374 million of stock SILVER SPRING, Md. , Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Discovery" or the... 
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10/21/16Susan M. Swain to Join Discovery Communications Board of Directors
Co-CEO of C-SPAN brings national media experience, corporate governance expertise to Discovery's Board of Directors                                                                &... 
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10/13/16Discovery Communications Announces $100 Million Investment and Strategic Partnership with Newly Formed Digital Content Holding Company: Group Nine Media
Thrillist, NowThis Media, The Dodo and Discovery's Digital Network Seeker to Merge to Create one of the Largest Digital Content Companies Over 3.5 billion global monthly video views (and among the top 5 U.S.-based digital-first media companies) No. 1 video news publisher on Facebook More than 12 billion monthly social impressions 50+ million monthly social engagements 40+ million Facebook followers 30+ million YouTube subscribersNEW YORK, NY (October 13, 2016) – Discovery Communications announce... 
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10/04/16Discovery Communications To Name Gunnar Wiedenfels As Chief Financial Officer
(Silver Spring, MD) – Discovery Communications today announced that Gunnar Wiedenfels will be appointed Chief Financial Officer, with the appointment expected to be effective on or about April 1, 2017. Wiedenfels will join the company from ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, where he is currently Chief Financial Officer. He will succeed Andrew Warren, who previously announced his plans to depart Discovery. Warren has agreed to extend his contract term to ensure a smooth transition of CFO responsibilities. ... 
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09/08/16AT&T Renews Long-Term Distribution Agreement with Discovery Communications
-- Carriage Agreement Covers the Portfolio of Discovery Networks across All AT&T Distribution Platforms Including AT&T's Upcoming Streaming Service DIRECTV Now --   (Silver Spring, MD) – Discovery Communications today announced it has reached a long-term agreement with AT&T* that will expand their relationship, bringing Discovery's portfolio of U.S. networks to AT&T DIRECTV and U-verse customers on more platforms than ever before.   The comprehensive renewal c... 
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09/02/16Discovery Communications to Report Third Quarter 2016 Results on Tuesday, November 1
SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report third quarter 2016 results on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at 7:00 a.m. ET.  The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-844-452-2811, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-574-990-9832, and use the following passcode: DISCA. Please dial in approximately 10 minutes in advance to ensure you are connected ... 
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08/29/16Discovery Communications President and CEO David Zaslav to Present at Goldman Sachs' 25th Annual Communacopia Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at Goldman Sachs' 25th annual Communacopia Conference at 8:50 a.m. ET on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at The Conrad Hotel in New York, NY. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoverycommunications.com. A replay o... 
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08/25/16Discovery Communications CFO Andrew Warren to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Media, Communications and Entertainment Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Media, Communications and Entertainment Conference at 9:30 a.m. PT (12:30 p.m. ET) on Thursday, September 15, 2016, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of D... 
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08/02/16Discovery Communications Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
SILVER SPRING, Md., Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Second Quarter 2016 Financial Highlights:     Revenues increased 3% to $1,708 million (increased 6% excluding currency effects) DCI Net Income increased 43% to $408 million (increased 26% excluding currency effects) Diluted EPS increased 50% to $0.66 and Adjusted EPS increased 45% to $0.71 (increased 31% excluding currency effects) Repurchased $377 million of stock Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Discovery" or the... 
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06/24/16Discovery Communications Statement Regarding Brexit Vote
(London) – Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today issued the following statement on the U.K. Brexit vote.   Discovery Communications respects the decision of the U.K. people in this historic vote to leave the European. Discovery Channel launched in the U.K. in 1989 and since then it has become one of our biggest markets and a critical creative and business hub. As a global company with a significant presence in 220 markets, we are accustomed to operating in an industr... 
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05/12/16Discovery Communications To Report Second Quarter 2016 Results On Tuesday, August 2
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report second quarter 2016 results on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, at 7:00 a.m. ET.  The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-844-452-2811, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-574-990-9832, and use the following passcode: DISCA. Please dial in approximately 10 minutes in advance to ensure you are connected pr... 
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05/05/16Discovery Communications Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  First Quarter 2016 Financial Highlights:     Revenues increased 2% to $1,561 million (increased 5% excluding currency effects) Adjusted OIBDA increased 2% to $577 million (increased 7% excluding currency effects) Adjusted EPS increased 10% to $0.46 (increased 18% excluding currency effects) Repurchased $373 million of stock Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Discovery" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DISC... 
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03/10/16Discovery Communications To Report First Quarter 2016 Results On Thursday, May 5
SILVER SPRING, Md., March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report first quarter 2016 results on Thursday, May 5, 2016, at 7:00 a.m. ET.  The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-800-901-5213, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-617-786-2962, and use the following passcode: DISCA. Please dial in approximately 10 minutes in advance to ensure you are connected pri... 
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03/08/16Discovery Communications Announces Pricing of Senior Notes
SILVER SPRING, Md., March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) (the "Company") announced today that Discovery Communications, LLC ("DCL") has priced an offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.900% senior notes due 2026 (the "Notes"). The Notes were priced at 99.633% of their principal amount to yield 4.947% to maturity. The sale of the Notes is expected to close on March 11, 2016, subject to customary closing conditi... 
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02/25/16Discovery Communications CFO Andrew Warren to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 11:00 a.m. PT (2:00 p.m. ET) on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif.  A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.dis... 
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02/23/16Discovery Communications Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren To Leave The Company At The End Of 2016
Silver Spring, Md.-- Discovery Communications announced today that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren has decided to leave the company. To ensure a seamless transition of his responsibilities over the next several quarters, Warren will remain at Discovery through the end of 2016, after serving nearly five years with the company. “Discovery is a better company because of Andy Warren and I cannot say enough about his commitment and collaboration over the past many years,” said David Za... 
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02/18/16Discovery Communications Reports Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Year 2015 Financial Highlights:     Revenues increased 2% to $6,394 million (increased 10% excluding currency effects) Adjusted OIBDA decreased 4% to $2,398 million (increased 4% excluding currency effects) Adjusted EPS decreased to $1.76 (increased 13% excluding currency effects) Repurchased $951 million worth of stock Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Discovery" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DISCA, ... 
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02/02/16BBC & Discovery Communications Sign Long-Term Olympic Games Partnership
 The BBC will be the exclusive free to air Olympic broadcaster in the UK for the next five Games Discovery have committed to strike innovative partnerships across the continent to ensure that the Olympic Games remains accessible to as wide an audience as possible The BBC and Discovery Communications today announce a long-term Olympic Games agreement in the UK, building on a 30-year partnership between the two global media organizations. The innovative deal means that the BBC will ... 
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