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DIRECTV to Present at Citi's Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference


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#1 OFFLINE   coolman302003

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Posted 06 January 2013 - 10:26 PM

DIRECTV will present at Citi's 2013 Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications conference on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 at 12:45 p.m. PT. The presentation will include an update and outlook on the DIRECTV businesses. A live webcast of the presentation will be available at www.directv.com/investor and an archive of the webcast will also be available on this website.

Date: Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013
Time: 12:45 p.m. PT / 3:45 p.m. ET
Speaker: Michael White, Chairman, President & CEO
Webcast: www.directv.com/investor


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#2 OFFLINE   hdtvfan0001

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Posted 07 January 2013 - 06:07 AM

Thanks for the info and link.
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#3 OFFLINE   Tom Robertson

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 02:51 PM

And we're waiting for the webcast to start.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 02:54 PM

We have warm up music. :)

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 02:56 PM

Had a good quarter, final results in February.
100,000 net adds in US

Latin America also exceeded expectations.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 02:57 PM

By 2016 want to take 10 basis points out of churn.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 02:58 PM

New "Genie Box to launch this year, 1/3 less expensive", lowering SAC.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 02:59 PM

"Not a CEO in the US who doesn't think their stock is undervalued" and DIRECTV is definitely buying stock.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:06 PM

Hope to reduce call volume by 20M each year (currently 125M/yr.) @$4-5 per.

Will continue to increase offers to existing customers.

Including a new box every two years for PP customers.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:10 PM

Downplays any talk of merging. Still major portions of country with minimal competition.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:11 PM

Hope to reduce call volume by 20M each year (currently 125M/yr.) @$4-5 per.

Will continue to increase offers to existing customers.

Including a new box every two years for PP customers.


What does the abbreviation "PP Customers" mean?

And please, people, no jokes about the abbreviation "PP", OK. :lol:

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:11 PM

What's the abbreviation "PP Customers" mean.

And please, people, no jokes about the abbreviation "PP", OK. :lol:


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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:13 PM

Thanks!

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:13 PM

In about 20% of America, RSN costs are out of control. Currently have a surcharge of $2 or so for some new customers.

Will continue to work on controlling costs or carefully, selectively passing costs on. (Hard to have national pricing with certain RSNs trying to ask for lots of money.)

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:15 PM

Still some large areas that have large market share upside potential in Latin America. Had some great successes in some countries, expects to extend that to rest of Pan-Americana (South American less Brazil.)

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:17 PM

Goals are to double subs and double income in 5 years. So far on track at this point. (Plan is much of growth via Pan-Americana.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:19 PM

Brazil is very competitve and always has been. DIRECTV is working hard to beat the competition, using similar means as the US.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:21 PM

Time for Q&A

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:30 PM

Questions about Latin America and how to decide when to expand there.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 03:31 PM

Looking forward to this.

The genie at 1/3 cost that is.

Edited by yosoyellobo, 08 January 2013 - 03:32 PM.
Forgot the quotes.





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