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Sinclair Has Potential To Bring Mid-Sized Charter Markets To Grit

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Sinclair currently distributes Grit through five stations on Charter. Sinclair has a total of 43 TV stations affiliated with Grit. Perhaps in the future we will see Charter’s subs increase from some of Sinclair’s remaining 38 stations.

MVPD: A cable operator, a multichannel multipoint distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming

Grit Is Weak In Top Five Markets For Subscriber Acquisitions

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Five out of the top six markets distribute Grit through a Univision station. In all of these markets Grit does not have cable carriage either on Charter or Comcast. PMCM TV has two stations carrying Grit (KWJP Philly and WJLP NYC both ME-TV as the primary affiliation) both over the air.

Estimates: Across Platforms provides MVPD subscriber data, household data, and other data as estimates only. All subscriber and household data is based on Across Platforms’ methods developed to provide estimates only using a blending of FCC and Copyright Office data.

Unduplicated subscribers: Subscribers counted one time per market per MVPD regardless if group or network has multiple stations and channels on MVPD.

Comcast Delivers 13.6 Million Subs To Decades

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In some markets Comcast provides two channels positions on its systems for Decades.

MVPD: A cable operator, a multichannel multipoint distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming.

CBS Television Stations Has Not Secured Charter Subs For Decades In NYC Or Los Angeles

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WCBS-TV 2 in New York City, and KCBS-TV 2 in Los Angeles, both broadcast Decades. However, neither subchannel is carried on the Charter systems in those markets.

Estimates: Across Platforms provides MVPD subscriber data, household data, and other data as estimates only. All subscriber and household data is based on Across Platforms’ methods developed to provide estimates only using a blending of FCC and Copyright Office data.

Unduplicated subscribers: Subscribers counted one time per market per MVPD regardless if group or network has multiple stations and channels on MVPD.

COZI TV Has Room To Grow Through Charter In New York City And Los Angeles

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KNBC-TV 4 Los Angeles, and WNBC-TV 4 New York City, both carry COZI TV as a subchannel. To date these two stations have been without a Time Warner, and now Charter, distribution agreement for COZI TV. COZI TV will need this distribution to satisfy potential national advertisers.

Estimates: Across Platforms provides MVPD subscriber data, household data, and other data as estimates only. All subscriber and household data is based on Across Platforms’ methods developed to provide estimates only using a blending of FCC and Copyright Office data.

Unduplicated subscribers: Subscribers counted one time per market per MVPD regardless if group or network has multiple stations and channels on MVPD

COZI TV’s Parent Comcast Supplies 80 Percent Of Its Subscribers

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The immediate opportunity for COZI TV to grow is to land a deal with Charter for Los Angeles and New York City.

MVPD: A cable operator, a multichannel multi-point distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming.

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