- Comcast earnings beat analyst estimates on the top and bottom lines.
- It said NBCUniversal’s Peacock now has nearly 22 million sign-ups.
- The company had its best quarterly customer results in its history for broadband in the quarter, though theme parks suffered more during pandemic-related closures and restrictions.
Comcast on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates on the top and bottom lines.
Comcast also reported better-than-expected net customer additions for high-speed internet service and further growth to its new streaming service, Peacock.
The stock was positive during premarket trading but pared gains and was up more than half a percent after markets opened.
Here are the key numbers:
- Earnings per share: 65 cents, adjusted vs. 52 cents expected, according to Refinitiv survey of analysts
- Revenue: $25.53 billion vs. $24.74 billion expected, according