[source: Guardian] BSkyB has 10.33m TV customersa nd reported six-monthly pre-tax profits up 7.5% to £642m to 31 December, beating most analyst expectations. The number of customers taking high definition TV rose 93,000 to 4.56m of its total customer base. Revenue rose 5% to £3.5bn in the six months to the end of December. Average revenue per user rose £24 year on year to £568. Churn rose slightly from 9.6% at 31 December 2011 to 10.3% at the end of last year.
February 03, 2013
Sky shines, Virgin Media to announce this week
Virgin Media will be announcing its Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2012 results on Wednesday 6 February 2013 at 7am. Pop back to this blog that morning for details and the usual management gloss on what will likely be so-so results. Gone are the days when there would be new channels or even new HD channels announced in the week of the results. There's a new deal been signed with Discovery but no word yet as to what this actually means - Animal Planet HD maybe? Don't get your hopes up. Meanwhile, Sky announced results last week and they were pretty impressive yet again: