Cable Nets Grab a Bigger Share

Moss, Linda
August 2005
Multichannel News;8/29/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 35, p4
Reports on the financial performance of the cable television (TV) industry in the U.S. as of August 21, 2005, based on the study by Nielsen Media Research company. Comparison between the earnings of cable and broadcast TV; Number of times that cable has out delivered broadcast in prime time TV; Percentage of income gained by Spike TV.


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