First Half of '11 Was Rosy for Cable Stocks

Farrell, Mike
July 2011
Multichannel News;7/18/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 28, p26
The article reports on the economic success of cable television stocks for the first quarter of 2011. It states that stocks for multimedia service operators (MSOs) and satellite television have increased by 22.5% and 36.8% respectively in the first quarter. Jeff Wlodarczak, principal media and communications analyst at Pivotal Research Group, claimed that the factors for the gains in the period include strong first-quarter performance, inexpensive valuations, and aggressive capital returns.


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