Discovery Communications Inc (NASDAQ:DISCK)

34.01
Real-Time Quote
 +0.49 / +1.46%
Today’s Change
31.02
Today|||52-Week Range
44.00
-18.89%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Consumer Services
INDUSTRY
Media Conglomerates
MARKET CAP
$9.6B

Company Description

Discovery Communications, Inc. is a global media company that provides content across multiple distribution platforms, including digital distribution arrangements, throughout the world. The company operates its business through three segments: U.S. Networks, International Networks and Education. The U.S. Networks segment wholly owns and operates nine national television networks, including fully distributed television networks such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and Science. The International Networks segment consists of international television networks and websites. The Education segment consist curriculum-based product and service offerings. Discovery Communications was founded by John S. Hendricks in September 17, 2008 and is headquartered in Silver Spring, MD.

Contact Information

Discovery Communications, Inc.
One Discovery Place
Silver Spring Maryland 20910
P:(240) 662-2000
Investor Relations:
(212) 548-5109

Employees

Shareholders

Individual stakeholders9.12%
Other institutional46.85%
Mutual fund holders42.62%

Top Executives

David M. ZaslavPresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Andrew C. WarrenChief Financial Officer & Senior Executive VP
John Kenneth HoneycuttChief Technology Officer
Bruce L. CampbellChief Development Officer, SEVP & General Counsel
Deborah MyersExecutive Vice President & GM-Science Channel

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