• Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX ) and PBS Distribution increased the scope of its multiyear licensing agreement to air "The Bletchley Circle" and other PBS programming
• In a move to raise $7 billion in cash, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) announced it was selling $1 billion worth of oil and gas assets located at Eagle Ford and Haynesville to one of the units of EXCO Resources Inc. (NYSE: XCO ). Following this development, shares of Exco surged 8.2%
• International Speedway Corporation (NASDAQ: ISCA ) reported second quarter earnings per share of $0.51, in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate
• Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) has recruited Yves Saint Laurent, a former CEO of a French luxury group for "special projects." Laurent will report to Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook
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