Comcast earmarks capital for ambitious RGU growth

March 2007
CED;Mar2007, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p6
Trade Publication
The article presents business forecasts for Comcast Corp. in the U.S. The company expects to increase its revenue generating units (RGUs) in 2007 to about 6.5 billion by the end of the year. Comcast believes that it can achieve a 20 percent market share in the small and medium-size business (SMB) market fro the next five years, according to the company's chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) Brian Roberts.


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