Comcast video subscribers up 42,000 in 1Q 2017

Thursday, April 27th, 2017 
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PHILADELPHIA — Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) today reported results for the quarter ended March 31, 2017.

Brian L. Roberts, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Comcast Corporation, said, “Cable operations had a terrific quarter, driven by strength in high-speed Internet and business services revenue growth, as well as positive video, all highlighted by overall customer relationship net additions of 297,000, a 10% increase compared to last year.”

Cable Communications

Total Customer Relationships increased by 297,000 to 28.9 million in the first quarter of 2017. Residential customer relationships increased by 263,000, primarily driven by increases in double and single product customers. Business customer relationships increased by 34,000. At the end of the first quarter, penetration of our double, triple and quad product residential customers increased to 70.7%. Total video customer net additions were 42,000, total high-speed Internet customer net additions were 429,000, total voice customer net losses were 5,000 and total security and automation customer net additions were 66,000.

Video Customers (thousands)

                                                                2016
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                                  1Q      2Q      3Q      4Q      FY
                              ------  ------  ------  ------  ------
Total                         22,400  22,396  22,428  22,508
Net Additions (Losses)            53      -4      32      80     161
Advanced Services Customers*  14,158  14,356  14,500  14,761

                                                                2017
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                                  1Q      2Q      3Q      4Q      FY
                              ------  ------  ------  ------  ------
Total                         22,549
Net Additions (Losses)            42
Advanced Services Customers*  14,918

* Advanced Services Customers subscribe to DVR and/or HDTV services.