TITLE

Dish Sub Losses Push Pay TV Sector Into Red

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/23/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 32, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the subscriber losses of low-cost satellite-television service provider Dish Network Corp. in the second quarter of 2010 in the U.S. The network is the last public trade provider of pay television service, which losses 19,000 customers in its first quarter. Collins Stewart PLC media analyst Tom Eagan states that the reason on its subscribers' decline is due to its decision to bring a rate inflation and the increased lease charges on set-top boxes.
ACCESSION #
57191224

 

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