TITLE

HOUSE OF PAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/12/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the slowdown in the home industry has significantly affected the cable television sector in the U.S. Cable operators, such as Comcast and Time Warner Cable, have reported significant basic-subscriber losses. Sales of existing homes has slowed 8% in September 2007. The number of housing starts is projected at only 1.395 million in 2008.
ACCESSION #
29343520

 

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