Peacock added simply 2 million subscribers over the previous three months, bringing the service as much as 24 million subscribers within the US. That quantity was included in Comcast’s earnings report right now, which says Peacock almost doubled its subscribers 12 months over 12 months.
Along with the small bump in subscribers, Peacock’s income grew 85 % 12 months over 12 months to $820 million. The service nonetheless misplaced $651 million, nevertheless, up from $467 million on the identical time final 12 months.
Now, the query is whether or not all that’s sufficient to maintain subscribers round over the long run.
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