For a long time now, quarterly earnings season has practically been guaranteed to be a bad time for the DirecTV brand. But this round of results has been particularly brutal for AT&T’s satellite operator.
Tomorrow, AT&T kicks off virtual MVPD earnings season – which only consists of two companies publicly disclosing subscriber numbers, but still. Price increases among the major players are sure to be a topic of discussion.
AT&T’s new DirecTV streaming service, due out later this year, is being packaged with a proprietary Android TV-based streaming device. But the service might also be available through apps on third-party devices.