Stock Symbol: CMCSA
1500 Market Street
Comcast Corporation Industry:
Comcast Corporation Description:
Comcast Corporation and its subsidiaries are principally involved in three lines of siness: cable, commerce, and content. The Company's cable business is principally involved in the development, management and operation of broadband communications networks in the United States. Commerce is provided through the Company's consolidated subsidiary, QVC, Inc, an electronic retailer. Content is provided through the Company's consolidated subsidiaries including Comcast Spectacor,Comcast SportsNet and E! Entertainment Television, Inc. and through other programming investments such as The Golf Channel, Speedvision and Outdoor Life.
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Comcast Corporation Business Summary:
Comcast Corporation engages in the development, management, and operation of broadband cable networks, as well as provision of programming content in the United States. The company operates in two segments Cable and Content. The Cable segment develops, manages, and operates broadband communications networks, including video, Internet, and phone services, and regional sports and news networks. The Content segment offers various video services, which includes programming provided by national television networks, local broadcast television stations, limited satellite-delivered programming, and locally-originated programming, including governmental and public access. It also offers feature motion pictures, live and taped sporting events, concerts, and other special features. In addition, the Content segment provides other services, such as digital cable, video on demand, high-definition television, and digital video recorder (DVR) services, which enables digital subscribers to select, record, and store programs and play them. Its DVR service also provides the ability to pause and rewind live television. The company's content networks and investments include E! Entertainment Television, Style Network, The Golf Channel, Outdoor Life Network, G4techTV, International Channel Networks, TV One, and four Comcast SportsNets. In addition, the company performs live sporting events, and own or manage facilities for sporting events, concerts, and other special events. Comcast Corporation is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.