News of Note—Nielsen, Tegna, Roku and comScore

news of note
TEGNA declared a dividend of 7 cents per share, payable on July 2, 2018, to stockholders of record. (stevepb/Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we're following today:

> Nielsen announced its first-quarter 2018 financial results, including revenues that were "$1,610 million for the first quarter of 2018, up 5.5%." Release

> TEGNA declared a dividend of 7 cents per share, payable on July 2, 2018, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 8, 2018. Release

> Video ads on the Roku OTT platform are 67% more effective per exposure at driving purchase intent than ads on broadcast and cable television, according to a new study conducted by MAGNA, IPG Media Lab and Roku. Applebee’s, H&M, McCormick and Truvia participated in the research. Release

> comScore announced that Paramount Pictures Corporation has subscribed to distribution software, Theatrical Distribution System, part of comScore's Hollywood Software Suite of Solutions. Release