Mr. John C. Malone is Independent Director of Discovery Communictions Inc., since September 2008. Mr. Malone served as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of DHC from March 2005 to September 2008 and a director of DHC from May 2005 to September 2008. Over the last 40 years, Mr. Malone has played a central role in the cable television industry. Mr. Malone has served as Chairman of the Board and a director of Liberty Media since 1990. Mr. Malone is Chairman of the Boards of Liberty Global, Liberty Media, and Liberty Interactive, and a director of Ascent Capital Group, Inc., Expedia, Inc., and Sirius XM Radio Inc. Mr. Malone resigned from the boards of DIRECTV and IAC/InterActiveCorporationrationin June 2010 and Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. in February 2011. Mr. Malone has played a pivotal role in the cable television industry since its inception.
Age: 71 Director Since 2008
The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 8.82 % which means that it generated profit of $8.82 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of 15.01 % meaning that it generated $15.01 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company has accumulated 6.43 B in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 1.02 which is about average as compared to similar companies. Discovery Communications Inc has Current Ratio of 3.58 suggesting that it is liquid and has the ability to pay its financial obligations in time and when they become due.
Entity SummaryDiscovery Communications, Inc. operates as a non fiction media company worldwide. Discovery Communications Inc [DISCA] is traded on NASDAQ in USA. It is located in Discovery Communications, Inc.Silver Spring, MD and employs 4,500 people. Filter other
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Discovery Communications Inc has less than 35.6 (%) percent chance of experiencing financial distress in the next 2 years of operations.
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