TITLE

Cable's Triple Play Keeps Heat on DBS

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/30/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the declining subscribers of DirecTV Inc. and Echostar Communications in the U.S. According to Sanford Bernstein cable and satellite analyst Craig Moffett, the decrease of subscribers in both companies is a result of their struggle to offer triple-play package of voice, video and high speed with an unestablished relation with telephone companies. In addition, telephone companies has started to integrate direct broadcast satellite service to their line of services.
ACCESSION #
24922469

 

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