Shaw customer growth continues

29 Jun 2009

Canadian cableco Shaw Communications has posted a slight rise in net income for its fiscal third quarter ended 31 May 2009 to CAD132 million (USD115 million), up from CAD128 million a year earlier, on revenues that climbed by 8.7% to CAD861 million. Basic cable subscribers increased by 9,600 in the three-month period to 2.28 million, including digital TV customers that rose by 111,000 to 1.19 million, whilst broadband internet subscribers and fixed telephony customers grew by 24,600 to 1.651 million and by 54,600 to 774,000, respectively. Satellite TV customers increased 1,500 to 898,000.

Canada, Shaw Communications