June 21, 2018 / 4:11 PM / 3 months ago

Breakingviews - Viewsroom: Disney, Comcast go from zero to berserk

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - The Magic Kingdom and the cable company are driving up the price for parts of Twenty-First Century Fox in a global M&A battle that throws financial logic out the window. But does it make sense strategically? Plus: India’s cricket league takes a few pages from the NFL playbook.

Disney characters Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse attend the 25th anniversary of Disneyland Paris at the park in France, April 12, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

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