Sanford Bernstein‘s Craig Moffett announced Comcast as his favorite long-term cable/satellite idea heading into ’12 while recommending Time Warner Cable as well, and preached caution with Cablevision, DISH and DirecTV. Moffett prefers Leap Wireless in the telecom sector and raised Sprint to ‘neutral.’ ? Viacom said Paramount led all studios in gross ’11 proceeds with a $5.17bln global haul. “Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon” became the studio’s 1st-ever $1bln grossing flick and was 1 of 9 that grossed at least $100mln domestically. ? Zayo Group‘s zColo purchased MarquisNet‘s data center business in Las Vegas that will become the 12th zColo Colocation facility.