vMVPDs buoy falling US pay-TV market in Q2 2018

This fall for the cable, satellite and IPTV companies, in total 973,000, was nearly as many subscribers as the prior two quarters combined, 1.16 million. [Strategy Analytics] also found that in the second quarter total legacy pay-TV subscriptions fell to 87.05 million, down 3.6% year-on-year. Cable subs fell annually by 2.3% to 46.347 million; satellite, tumbled 5.2% to 30.637 million; IPTV subs slid 4.2% to 10.066 million. – Joseph O’Halloran, Rapid TV News https://ift.tt/2Puv2Pm