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Cable companies lead drop in US pay-TV subscribers in Q2

Tuesday 14 August 2018 | 10:22 CET | News
The largest pay-TV providers in the US – representing about 95 percent of the market – lost about 415,000 net video subscribers in Q2, compared to a pro forma loss of about 660,000 subscribers in Q2 2017, according to data from Leichtman Research Group (LRG). The top pay-TV providers accounted for about 91.3 million subscribers at the end of June, with the top six cable companies having 47.4 million video subscribers, satellite TV services 30.6 million subscribers, the top telephone companies 9.1 million subscribers, and the top internet-delivered pay-TV services 4.2 million subscribers.

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Companies: DirecTV
Countries: United States
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