Comcast challenging for broadband leadership

30 Oct 2008

US cable operator Comcast reported that basic video subscribers dropped by 147,000 in the third quarter to 30 September 2008, but that it added 417,000 subscribers to its digital service. The company said it also boosted the number of high speed internet subscribers by 382,000, and added another 483,000 VoIP phone customers. The cable company now lays claim to 14.7 million broadband customers, just short of AT&T’s 14.8 million subscribers. Comcast reported revenues rose 7% to USD8.1 billion and cash flow increased 7% to USD3.3 billion during the quarter.

United States, Comcast Corp (Xfinity, incl. Xfinity Mobile)