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12:22 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

Comcast Buys Rest of NBC Universal

Originally published on Wed February 13, 2013 12:25 pm

Comcast, the Philadelphia based cable giant, announced a major deal late Tuesday afternoon. It's buying the 49 percent stake of NBC Universal that it did not already own for 16.7 billion dollars. General Electric is the seller and will also be selling some prized real estate as part of the deal.