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US pay-TV providers lose 255,000 net video subs in Q3

Wednesday 16 November 2016 | 16:54 CET | News
Eleven largest pay-TV providers in the US, representing about 95 percent of the market, lost about 255,000 net video subscribers in Q3 2016, compared to a loss of about 210,000 subscribers in 3Q 2015, according to a study by Leichan Research (LRG). The top pay-TV providers account for 93.65 million subscribers, with the top six cable companies having 48.8 million video subscribers, satellite TV companies having 34.4 million subscribers (including over 900,000 from DISH's Internet-delivered Sling TV), and the top telephone companies having 10.5 million subscribers.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: DirecTV
Countries: United States
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