Credit Policy Helps Drive Satellite Gains

Farrell, Mike
November 2006
Multichannel News;11/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 45, p33
The article reports that more strict credit policies have helped increase the subscribers of satellite TV providers EchoStar Communications and DirecTV Group in the U.S. Both EchoStar's Dish Network and DirecTV reported stronger-than-expected new subscriber additions. Dish Network added 295,000 subscribers while DirecTV gained 165,000 subscribers.


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