Written by: Roshan Dwivedi
Like in the previous two quarters and even earlier, the cable industry in the US continues to bleed video subscribers, albeit slower than before, while online VOD services and business services (BS) continue to be growth drivers in terms of subscription numbers and revenue in the quarter ended 30 September, 2015 (current quarter, Q3-2015). This report considers three players for Q3-2015 – Comcast Cable Communications segment, Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications. Overall, YoY and QoQ subscription numbers or customer relationships of the three players in this report have increased, despite a fall in video customers.
Comcast Inc., Cable Communications segment is the largest player by far among the sample players in this report; Time Warner Cable, Inc., (TWC), is a little less than half the size of Comcast’s Cable communications segment in terms of revenue and Charter Communications (Charter) with revenues that are less than half again as TWC’s.
Source : Indian Television