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A NEW BLOW DEALT TO NETFLIX — IN LATIN AMERICA

May 17, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Shares of Netflix fell 3 percent today (Thursday) after recovering from a deeper decline earlier in the day as investors reacted to news that the company’s launch in Latin America is experiencing unforeseen difficulties. Netflix launched in 43 Latin American countries last year, where growth has proved to be slower than it had been in […]

NETFLIX ANNOUNCES HISPANIC EXPANSION; STOCKS SOAR

July 5, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Netflix announced plans today (Tuesday) to expand its streaming service to 43 countries before the end of the year. In a statement, the company said that the countries are all located in Latin America (Mexico, Central America, and South America) and the Caribbean and that subscribers will be able to choose to watch movies and […]

WHILE CABLE COMPANIES LOSE SUBSCRIBERS, DIRECTV GAINS THEM

November 5, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

While several of the largest cable-TV providers, including Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and Cablevision, have reported significant subscriber losses during the last quarter, home satellite operator DirecTV indicated on Thursday that they may be picking up at least some of them. It said that it has added 174,000 subscribers over the past quarter versus 136,000 […]

LATIN AMERICAN RATINGS SOAR FOR WORLD CUP

July 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The strong showing by Latin American teams in the World Cup soccer matches is breaking ratings records not only in the homelands of those teams but also on the American Spanish-language network Univision, which attracted 9.3 million viewers for last week’s contest between Mexico and Argentina. Daily Variety reported today (Wednesday). In Brazil, the trade […]