From AMC to Viacom: Tracking video earnings in Q3 2018

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The third-quarter earnings season is underway, and FierceVideo is tracking the results from media companies, programmers, pay TV operators and broadcasters throughout the period. Check out our coverage of companies in this segment.

Make sure to check FierceWireless and FierceTelecom, as they also track earnings for companies in the wireless, pay TV and wireline industries.

And keep checking back here for updates.

Oct. 16

After missing its subscriber growth forecast in the second quarter, Netflix rebounded to outpace its third-quarter subscriber estimate by nearly 2 million.
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- visit Netflix's investor relations page

Oct. 24

AT&T/Warner Media
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.
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- visit Warner Media's investor relations page

Oct. 25

Comcast gave back another 95,000 residential video subscribers during the third quarter but, thanks in part to broadband growth, still grew revenues for its cable segment.
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- visit Comcast's investor relations page

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- visit Snap's investor relations page

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- visit Twitter's investor relations page

Oct. 26

Charter Communications lost another 66,000 video subscribers during the third quarter but that didn’t stop the company from growing its video revenue.
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- visit Charter's investor relations page

Oct. 29

Akamai posted third-quarter revenues of $670 million, up 7% year over year, on the strength of growth in its media business and cloud security products.
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- visit Akamai's investor relations page

Oct. 30

The company pulled in more than $13.5 billion in advertising revenue during the third quarter, up 33% annually.
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- visit Facebook's investor relations page

Nov. 1

AMC Networks
AMC’s consolidated net revenues increased 7.5% to $697 million and its operating income increased 7.3% to $165 million.
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- visit AMC's investor relations page

CBS Corporation
CBS posted third-quarter revenues of $3.26 billion, up 3% year over year, thanks largely to 79% growth from subscription streaming services All Access and Showtime.
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- visit CBS' investor relations page

Nov. 5

Altice USA
Altice USA lost approximately 28,000 video subscribers across its Cablevision and Suddenlink footprints during the third quarter, a slight improvement over the 32,000 it lost one year ago.
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- visit Altice USA's investor relations page

Nov. 7

21st Century Fox
21st Century Fox is staying on track with modest 2% revenue growth during its fiscal first quarter of 2019 as Disney works toward completing its $71.3 billion deal for much of the company.
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- visit Fox's investor relations page

Dish Network
Dish Network posted a net loss of 341,000 video subscribers during the third quarter as declines in its legacy satellite business greatly outpaced slowing growth for Sling TV.
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- visit Dish's investor relations page

During the third quarter, Roku’s platform revenues broke $100 million for the first time and rose 74% year over year.
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- visit Roku's investor relations page

Sinclair Broadcast Group
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- visit Sinclair's investor relations page

Nov. 8

Discovery Inc.
Discovery Inc. reported a massive 57% year-over-year revenue increase during the third quarter thanks largely to its acquisition of Scripps Networks.
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- visit Discovery's investor relations page

Nexstar Media
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The Walt Disney Company/ABC
Despite losses at BAMTech and Hulu, Disney’s media networks revenues for the quarter rose 9% to $6 billion and segment operating income rose 4% to $1.5 billion.
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- visit Disney's investor relations page

Nov. 16

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- visit Viacom's investor relations page