Unitymedia KabelBW grows EBITDA 8% in Q3

Thursday 6 November 2014 | 09:21 CET | News
German cable operator Unitymedia KabelBW reported third-quarter revenue up 5 percent year-on-year to EUR 510 million thanks to customer growth and higher ARPU. Adjusted EBITDA increased 8 percent to EUR 319 million, while the net loss widened to EUR 35 million from EUR 27.8 million a year ago. The operator added 120,000 revenue-generating units in the three months to finish September with a total 12.1 million. While the analogue TV base fell by 26,600 to 4.30 million, digital TV subscribers grew by 7,800 to 2.26 million, and another 39,000 customers signed up for the premium TV platform

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Countries: Germany
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