Time, Inc. Debuts After Spinoff From Time Warner

Time Inc. Chairman and CEO Joseph Ripp, center, rings a ceremonial bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, as his company begins trading as a stand-alone public company, Monday, June 9, 2014. (Richard Drew/AP)

A new stock symbol debuted on the New York Stock Exchange today: TIME. Time, Inc. began trading as a standalone public company today after spinning off from Time Warner.

Time, Inc. was the magazine division of Time Warner, home to Time, Sports Illustrated, People and about 90 other magazines.

NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik joins Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson and Meghna Chakrabarti with details.


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