TITLE

Moods perk up despite Q1 downer

AUTHOR(S)
Netherby, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/25/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 16, pB1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the performance of video rentals in the U.S. in the first quarter of 2006. The overall revenue of the industry during the quarter declined about 3 percent. One executive expressed his optimism of the industry's recovery. Part of the decline in the revenue was attributed to the Easter holiday.
ACCESSION #
20649826

 

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