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Comcast passes 30 mln cable customers in Q3 as broadband growth continues

Thursday 25 October 2018 | 12:49 CET | News
Comcast passed the milestone of 30 million cable customers in the third quarter, after adding a net 288,000 new customers in the period. Strong growth in broadband helped offset continued losses in TV and fixed telephony subscribers, and rate increases and political advertising gave a further boost to revenue growth. 

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Companies: Comcast
Countries: United States
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