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Charter and Comcast May Buy Time Warner, Cox Cable Also In The Mix

ACE - Professor

Charter and Comcast May Buy Time Warner, Cox Cable Also In The Mix

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Re: Charter and Comcast May Buy Time Warner, Cox Cable Also In The Mix

Been following these stories myself.....top tv providers by subscribers
1. Comcast........... 22 million......... in 40 states
2. Direct TV.......... 20.1 million
3. DISH .................14 million
4. Time Warner.....12 million......... in 29 states
5. ATT UVerse....... 5.3 million....... in 22 states
6. Verizon FIos...... 5.2 million....... in 16 states
7. COX................... 2.9 million....... in 20 states
8. Charter........................................ in 29 states
9. Cable Vision................................ in 8 states
10. Bright House ...2 million.......... in 5 states
11. Suddenlink...... 1.4 million....... in 16 states
12. Mediacom....... 1.2 million....... in 22 states
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ACE - Master

Re: Charter and Comcast May Buy Time Warner, Cox Cable Also In The Mix

Not surprising look at what's happening in the Airline world.  Lots of consolidations.

 

Going another direction; When I first joined U-Verse in late 2008, there was news of AT&T possibly selling U-Verse to Comcast.  Smiley Wink  Seriously, though.

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Re: Charter and Comcast May Buy Time Warner, Cox Cable Also In The Mix

Thank you, my thoughts, for presenting that information about the ranks and estimated total subscribers.

 

Comcast will want Time-Warner Cable the most.

 

Time-Warner Cable subscribers will want, should the company sell, for Comcast to not win over buying Time-Warner Cable.

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ACE - Professor

Re: Charter and Comcast May Buy Time Warner, Cox Cable Also In The Mix

IMO, one large company does NOT need to buy another. I have no issue with two smaller companies joining forces...but when the big get bigger? That's not right.
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