Topic: subscriber numbers
CBS has done a lot of shifting around with subscriber growth targets for its streaming platforms. Now, the company’s doing it again.
Comcast slowed its video subscriber losses to 29,000 during the fourth quarter, a small improvement over the 33,000 it lost one year ago.
FuboTV saw a fairly dramatic rise in engagement from subscribers in December, an uptick the company largely credits to connected TV viewing.
Roku is letting out some fourth-quarter operating figures, including active accounts now totaling more than 27 million, up 40% year over year.
AT&T’s traditional video services, DirecTV and U-verse, lost a combined 395,000 subscribers during the third quarter and virtual MVPD DirecTV Now saw its growth slow.
Starting today, Hulu subscribers can opt to add Starz to their package for an additional $8.99 per month.
Disney’s sports streaming service ESPN+ is building an audience at a healthy clip. The service has already amassed 1 million subscribers.
Comcast lost another 140,000 net video customers during the second quarter and its video revenues slumped slightly, down 1.6% to about $5.6 billion.
Modeling AT&T's new ultra-skinny bundle, Jefferies estimates its content costs run around $11 per sub per month, with profit margins coming in at 20%.
WideOpenWest will spend a bulk of its $25 million reinvestment on improving its customer service acumen, according to CEO Teresa Elder.