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Pay-TV Operators in FCC Sights

The first sentence of a proposal released Wednesday by Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler surely sent shivers up and down the spines of cable and satellite operators, "Ninety-nine ...
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Average US Broadband Speed Doubled in 2014

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Wednesday released its 2015 report on fixed broadband performance in the United States. The report indicates that from September 2013 to September 2014, the ...
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Cable Guys Added 800,000 Broadband Subscribers in Q3

The top 17 cable and telephone providers, representing some 94% of the U.S. market, added a net new 644,291 subscribers in the third quarter of 2015. The cable companies, led ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aegerion, Amazon, EMC, McDonald’s, MetLife, Microsoft, SanDisk, Tyco and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday after Tuesday's minor recovery that broke the losing streak for stocks. Some excitement is around Mario Draghi and ECB quantitative easing expectations, but the ...
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Comcast, Time Warner Again Rank Lowest in Customer Satisfaction

The path to consumers’ hearts for telecom companies is paved with higher performance and better reliability. These attributes define the customer experience, and the better a company provides them, the ...
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FCC Begins Countdown on Time Warner, Charter Merger

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Friday published its protective orders (guidelines) for how sensitive documents related to the proposed merger of Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) and Charter ...
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Cable TV: Not as Big a Loser as Everyone Believes

Everyone has seen the results of second-quarter earnings reports from pay-TV operators. Subscriptions are down and the drop is going to get worse. Or, maybe not. Craig Moffett, principal and ...
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Charter Revenues Rise on Internet; Video Subscribers Depart

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The cable TV company posted a net loss per diluted share of $1.09 on revenues of $2.43 ...
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Does a Dish, T-Mobile Deal Really Change Anything?

A deal is in the works between Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) that would create what would be the third-largest pay-TV/telecommunications company in the ...
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Can Charter Afford to Acquire Both Time Warner Cable and Bright House?

Cable provider Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) made it official Monday morning. The nation’s fourth-largest cable company will acquire Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) in a cash and stock ...
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Cable Companies Add 1 Million Broadband Subscribers in Q1

In the first quarter of 2015, U.S. cable companies added more than 1 million net broadband subscribers, or about 86% of the total broadband growth of nearly 1.2 million new ...
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AOL-Verizon May Tempt Possible Buyers for Yahoo!

Now that AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) is being acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), the big question on Wall Street, Main Street and Cyber-Street has to be what this ...
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Can AOL Get a Higher Offer?

Tuesday morning’s announcement that Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) will acquire AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) may have been a surprise, but probably not a big surprise. What would be a ...
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Time Warner Cable Investors May Not Have Much Risk in Comcast Deal

Merger investors and media investors alike have had a lot to fear and to bet on around the pending acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) by Comcast Corp. ...
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Charter Deal for Bright House Depends on Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the nation’s fourth-largest cable operator, announced Tuesday that it has agreed to acquire Bright House Networks, the sixth-largest U.S. cable operator, for $10.4 billion in ...
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