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News Summary: NBCUniversal lifts Comcast's 2Q

BEATING ESTIMATES: Comcast beat estimates when reporting second-quarter results, with net income of $1.73 billion, or 65 cents per share, and revenue of $16.3 billion. Full story

Fully-owned NBCUniversal boosts Comcast 2Q results

The decision by Comcast Corp., the country's largest cable company, to buy General Electric out of the NBCUniversal business looks like a smart one, as the media conglomerate posted strong results for the second quarter. Full story

Comcast's second-quarter profit, revenue rises

(Reuters) - Comcast Corp posted a higher quarterly profit on Wednesday, as it added more Internet customers than expected on the cable side and saw a more than 20 percent increase in operating cash flow at its NBC Universal unit. Full story

Comcast Q2 earnings beat on top and bottom line

   "All the businesses grew revenue and that's a real highlight for me," said Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO, breaking down the company's quarterly numbers of $0.65 EPS on revenues of $16.270 billion. Also Roberts discusses the company's decision ...

Very busy earnings week

   CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks at next week's earnings reports, including BP, Chevron, Chrysler, Merck and Comcast.

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The news ticker outside the Today Show announces GE's sale of NBC to Comcast, in New York
The news ticker outside the Today Show announces GE's sale of NBC to Comcast, in New York

The news ticker outside the Today Show announces GE's sale of NBC to Comcast, in New York in this file photo taken December 3, 2009. Comcast Corp posted a higher quarterly profit on Wednesday, as it added more Internet customers than expected on the cable side and saw a more than 20 percent increas

File of the news ticker outside the Today Show announces GE's sale of NBC to Comcast, in New York
File of the news ticker outside the Today Show announces GE's sale of NBC to Comcast, in New York

The news ticker outside the Today Show announces GE's sale of NBC to Comcast, in New York, in this December 3, 2009 file photo. REUTERS/Chip East/Files