Peacock is a streaming service, part of the NBCUniversal division, which Comcast Corporation owns. In 2009, Comcast started the acquisition of NBCUniversal from General Electric, which was finalized in 2011. Comcast’s ownership is broken down between Class A and Class B Stocks (significantly more voting power per share than Class A shares). Indeed, the principal individual shareholder is Brian Roberts, chairman and CEO of Comcast, holding executive positions within the company since the 1990s. He owns 100% of Class B stocks, thus having significant voting power. Followed by The Vanguard Group with 8.7% of Class A stocks and BlackRock with 6.9% of Class A stocks.
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