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Slide #30. Time Warner Cable Comcast Corporation

Acquirer: Time Warner Cable (TWC)
Acquiree: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
Details: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)(NASDAQ:CMCSK) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) today announced that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement for Time Warner Cable to merge with Comcast. The agreement is a friendly, stock-for-stock transaction in which Comcast will acquire 100 percent of Time Warner Cable's 284.9 million shares outstanding for shares of CMCSA amounting to approximately $45.2 billion in equity value. Each Time Warner Cable share will be exchanged for 2.875 shares of CMCSA, equal to Time Warner Cable shareholders owning approximately 23 percent of Comcast's common stock, with a value to Time Warner Cable shareholders of approximately $158.82 per share based on the last closing price of Comcast shares. The transaction will generate approximately $1.5 billion in operating efficiencies and will be accretive to Comcast's free cash flow per share while preserving balance sheet strength. The merger will also be tax free to Time Warner Cable shareholders.

Time Warner Cable is a provider of video, data and voice services, with cable systems located mainly in five geographic areas: New York State, the Carolinas, the Midwest, Southern California and Texas. Co. provides data and voice services to residential and business services customers. Co.'s residential services also include security and home management services, and its business services also include networking and transport services and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Co. also sells video and online advertising inventory. As of Dec 31 2014, Co. served 14.5 million residential customers and 687,000 business customers.

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Time Warner Cable is a provider of video, data and voice services, with cable systems located mainly in five geographic areas: New York State, the Carolinas, the Midwest, Southern California and Texas. Co. provides data and voice services to residential and business services customers. Co.'s residential services also include security and home management services, and its business services also include networking and transport services and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Co. also sells video and online advertising inventory. As of Dec 31 2014, Co. served 14.5 million residential customers and 687,000 business customers.

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Company Name: 
Time Warner Cable Inc
Stock buyback: 
TWC buyback
Website: 
www.timewarnercable.com
Sector: 
Television & Radio
Company Name: 
Comcast Corp
Stock buyback: 
CMCSA buyback
Website: 
www.comcastcorporation.com
Sector: 
Television & Radio
Number of ETFs Holding CMCSA: 
118
Total Market Value Held by ETFs: 
$21.13B
Total Market Capitalization: 
$180.82B
% of Market Cap. Held by ETFs: 
11.69%
 

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