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Dish loses 81,000 TV customers in 2015

Friday 19 February 2016 | 09:46 CET | News
US pay TV operator Dish Network reported USD 15.1 billion of total revenue in 2015, compared to USD 14.6 billion in 2014. Operating profit declined to USD 1.3 billion last year, from USD 1.8 billion a year earlier, after a USD 516 million FCC auction expense and an impairment of long-lived assets expense of USD 123 million. Dish's net profit declined to USD 747 million (USD 1.61 EPS) in 2015 from USD 945 million (USD 2.04 EPS) in 2014. Net pay TV subscribers, including satellite and the Sling OTT service, declined by approximately 81,000 in 2015, after posting a loss of around 79,000 net pay

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Dish Network / FCC
Countries: United States
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