DirecTV Cleans Up Ahead of Merger

Farrell, Mike
May 2002
Multichannel News;5/27/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 21, p23
Reports the plan of DirectTV Inc. to consolidate with EchoStar Communications Corp. in the U.S. Factors contributing to churn reduction; Elimination of subsidies to manufacturers to reduce costs; Decline in the per subscriber valuation of the company.


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