From AMC to ViacomCBS: Tracking video industry earnings in Q1 2020

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

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

Keep checking back here for updates.

April 21

Netflix added 15.77 million new paid streaming subscribers in the first quarter as coronavirus shelter-in-place measures have led to a surge in streaming.
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- visit Netflix's investor relations page

April 22

AT&T/Warner Media
AT&T has posted its first-quarter earnings and once again video subscriber losses for the operator have soared past the one million mark.
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- visit Warner Media's investor relations page

April 23

Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks reported that its first quarter 2020 revenue was $57 million, up 32% year-over-year, setting a company record for first quarter revenue.
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- visit Limelight's investor relations page

April 24

Verizon’s Fios TV subscriber losses continued their slow but steady declines in the first quarter of 2020.
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- visit Verizon's investor relations page

April 27

Harmonic on Monday reported its first quarter earnings and said that its video segment performance was “heavily impacted” by coronavirus-related delays.
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- visit Harmonic's investor relations page

April 28

Akamai said that the increased demand on networks during the COVID-19 crisis lead to a first quarter web traffic peak that was more than double the peak recorded in the same quarter last year.
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- visit Akamai's investor relations page

- visit Google's investor relations page

April 29

- visit Facebook's investor relations page

April 30

Altice USA
Altice USA reported its first quarter earnings today and despite a net loss of 42,000 video subscribers, the company grew its residential revenue slightly.
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- visit Altice USA's investor relations page

- visit Apple's investor relations page

Comcast said it lost 388,000 residential video subscribers in the first quarter but its cable segment revenues still rose on the strength of broadband and wireless growth.
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- visit Comcast's investor relations page

May 1

Charter’s first-quarter results were marked by improvements in both net video subscriber losses and net broadband subscriber gains.
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- visit Charter's investor relations page

May 5

AMC Networks
AMC Networks has revised the original subscriber growth targets for its streaming video services and now expects to hit those targets two years ahead of time.
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- visit AMC's investor relations page

The Walt Disney Company
As the coronavirus pandemic casts uncertainty upon Disney’s near- and mid-term financial results, the company’s direct-to-consumer and international business is soaring.
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- visit Disney's investor relations page

May 6

Discovery, Inc.
Discovery CEO David Zaslav said that with live sports on hold during the COVID-19 crisis, pressure is mounting for TV providers to offer a bundle of content without sports.
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- visit Discovery's investor relations page

- visit Fox's investor relations page

Nexstar Media
- visit Nexstar's investor relations page

Sinclair Broadcast Group
- visit Sinclair's investor relations page

- visit TiVo's investor relations page

May 7

Dish Network
Dish Network’s net video subscriber losses swelled to 413,000 as the coronavirus pandemic took a severe toll on the satellite provider’s business.
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- visit Dish's investor relations page

Roku added 2.9 million incremental active accounts in first quarter to total 39.8 million as the company’s platform revenue grew significantly year over year.
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- visit Roku's investor relations page

ViacomCBS said its U.S. SVOD services now have 13.5 million subscribers combined, up 50% year over year.
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- visit Viacom's investor relations page


- visit Lionsgate's investor relations page