Fuel-Cost Hikes May Bite Cable Industry

Farrell, Mike
October 2005
Multichannel News;10/17/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p31
Highlights the possible effects of the increasing energy costs on the cable industry in the U.S. according to a report written by Jason Bazinet, a cable and satellite analyst at Citigroup Smith Barney, telecom analyst Mike Rollins and economist Steve Wieting in 2005. Flexibility of communications expenses according to Wieting; Suggestions of the report for consumers to save on entertainment, apparel and miscellaneous expenses; Overview of several basic service packages in cable offered by companies.


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