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SiriusXM Expands MLS Soccer Coverage

SiriusXM’s exclusive 24/7 soccer channel, SiriusXM FC, will offer live nationwide radio coverage of the 2014 Major League Soccer season, featuring a live “MLS Game of the Week” broadcast throughout the regular season plus coverage of the MLS Cup Playoffs.  SiriusXM has been an audio destination for U.S. soccer fans for years, and the announcement… → Read More

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February Auto Sales Down Year Over Year

So far 2014 has not been too impressive when it comes to growth in the auto sector.  In fact, we are just two months into the year and thus far both have come up short when it comes to auto sales vs. the respective months in 2013.  Yes, it has been a tough winter.  Yes,… → Read More

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Liberty Conference Call Excerpts Relating To SiriusXM

As most investors know, Liberty Media recently held its quarterly call. As would be expected, there were portions of the call that relate to SiriusXM and the proposed deal. Below are the pertinent parts of the transcript. Investors should know that this type of deal has a very narrow window where it makes sense for… → Read More

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Howard Stern Rides in a Car and has Coffee with Jerry Seinfeld

In his third season of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee, Jerry Seinfeld finally takes a ride with Howard Stern where the two talk about their Daddy issues, bathroom habits, the cost of groceries, and what makes them tic. If you haven’t heard about Seinfeld’s new series, it’s exactly what it sounds like — a couple… → Read More

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SiriusXM – Oh The Irony

As SiriusXM tumbles down, there are many investors that are frustrated.  Not a day goes by that I do not receive communications from investors regarding the company and the proposed transaction with Liberty Media.  To my surprise, most of those that contact me really do not understand this deal.  These investors are hung up on… → Read More

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Wunderlich Downgrades SiriusXM To Hold

Analyst Matthew Harrigan has downgraded SiriusXM from a buy with a $4.20 price target to a hold with a $3.80 price target.  The firm had applied a higher price target to the company if a deal with Liberty media can be struck, but feels that a deal is becoming less likely and therefore the equity… → Read More

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2014 Starts Off With Slower Auto Sales

It could be the weather, it could be the economy, or it could be that pent up demand is easing.  No matter how you slice it, auto sales started off 2014 in a modest fashion.  January is usually a light month, but not many might have expected to see a year over year decline in… → Read More

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All Share Buybacks At SiriusXM On Hold

SiriusBuzz Premium members were aware that this might very well be the situation because I outlined it shortly after Liberty Media made its proposal.  We all knew that Liberty requested that SiriusXM stop buying SIRI shares from Liberty, and we all knew that SiriusXM agreed to delay that purchase until April.  What I speculated, and… → Read More

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SiriusXM Scores $1 Billion Revenue Quarter – Misses On EPS

SiriusXM had its first ever quarter with greater than $1 billion  in revenue, but at the same time missed street EPS estimates by a penny.  The equity is trading down early in the session.  The company also had record free cash flow and record Adjusted EBITDA growth. The call itself was actually somewhat vanilla given… → Read More

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Howard Stern’s Birthday Bash Special is FREE For Everyone Worldwide

Howard Stern and SiriusXM invite you, wherever you are in the world, to listen to Howard Stern’s Birthday Bash special for free, starting today at 4pm ET. The show will kick off with a two hour pre show red carpet event full of interviews, followed by the main even hosted by Jimmy Kimmel starting at… → Read More