Chris Nolter

Chris Nolter is a senior writer focusing on telecom, media and technology. Nolter's coverage ranges from profiles of key bankers and dealmakers to the inner workings of complex deals, and he is often the first in the industry to report on M&A activity and private equity. Prior to joining The Deal, Nolter published stories with FinanacialTimes.com, RollingStone.com, the New York Times Magazine and the Columbia Journalism Review. He also worked at the Museum of the Moving Image, where he edited the Moving Image Quarterly, the museum website and other publications, and he has produced live news broadcasts for CNN Financial Network.

Recent Articles By The Author

Icahn Ends Battle With Michael Dell

Icahn Ends Battle With Michael Dell

Michael Dell builds a coalition including Elliott, Canyon Partners and others in support of his $23.9 billion exchange, as Carl Icahn drops his opposition.

Disney Touts Fox Deal and Potential of Its Streaming Plans

Disney Touts Fox Deal and Potential of Its Streaming Plans

Disney CEO Bob Iger also hinted the deal for Fox assets could close sooner than its June 2019 target.

Comcast Tops Q3 Earnings Forecast After $40 Billion Sky Deal

Comcast Tops Q3 Earnings Forecast After $40 Billion Sky Deal

Comcast posted stronger-than-expected third-quarter earnings as the biggest U.S. cable company prepares to take on Disney and Netflix in the global streaming market following its takeover of Britain's Sky.

AT&T Slides After Q3 Earnings Miss Following Time Warner Takeover

AT&T Slides After Q3 Earnings Miss Following Time Warner Takeover

AT&T falls sharply Wednesday after the telecoms giant missed analyst's forecasts for its third quarter earnings but added an unexpectedly higher number in wireless subscribers following its $85 billion takeover of Time Warner Inc.

Verizon Beats Q3 Earnings Estimate, Postpaid Phone Additions Top Forecasts

Verizon Beats Q3 Earnings Estimate, Postpaid Phone Additions Top Forecasts

Verizon shares rose Tuesday after it posted stronger-than-expected third quarter earnings and said it added more telephone users to its network than analysts had anticipated.

Micron Buying Out Intel's Stake in Flash Memory Joint Venture for $1.5 Billion

Micron Buying Out Intel's Stake in Flash Memory Joint Venture for $1.5 Billion

The joint venture makes 3D XPoint memory, which Micron says is 1,000 times faster than NAND.

Netflix's Acquisition of Film Production Facility Likely Won't Be Its Last

Netflix's Acquisition of Film Production Facility Likely Won't Be Its Last

ABQ Studios is Netflix's first acquisition of a production facility as CEO Reed Hastings seeks ever more original programming to stream to more than 130 million subscribers around the world.

Tesla Hits Production Targets But Still Will Likely Need Capital

Tesla Hits Production Targets But Still Will Likely Need Capital

As Model 3 production picks up, investors will likely have to wait until third quarter earnings for guidance on Tesla's funding plans.

Who Should Replace Elon Musk as Tesla's Chairman?

Who Should Replace Elon Musk as Tesla's Chairman?

Will the electric carmaker look to Detroit or to disruptive technology firms to replace its iconoclastic chairman?

New iPhone Winners May Include T-Mobile and Intel, but Not Qualcomm

New iPhone Winners May Include T-Mobile and Intel, but Not Qualcomm

While T-Mobile scored a double victory with the new iPhones, it is not the only winner.