|Regis Philbin plans to retire this year.|
CBS is working to build up its subscription service, even as the company's network TV programming sees top ratings.
The acting CEO says the media company is poised for a turnaround as he focuses on improving operations and not being distracted by ongoing merger talks with CBS.
Although the network has not reached a deal with the new streaming service and has its own CBS All Access, CBS plans to be a part of the platform.
Advertisers will spend the same amount on broadcast networks in 2017 that they did in 2016, according to CBS Research Chief David Poltrack.