1st Quarter Results:http://investor.directv.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=574719DIRECTV Nearly Doubles Net Additions with 611,000 in the Quarter DIRECTV Latin America sets all-time records for gross and net additions with 765,000 and 427,000, respectively, in the quarter. DIRECTV U.S. increases net additions 84% to 184,000 in the quarter. DIRECTV Revenues Grow 13% to $6.32 Billion Increase driven by strong subscriber growth coupled with higher ARPU of 11.7% at DIRECTV Latin America and 3.9% at DIRECTV U.S. Operating Profit before Depreciation and Amortization Increases 12% to $1.77 Billion and Operating Profit Grows 21% to $1.16 Billion Growth driven by DIRECTV Latin America's 57% increase in operating profit before depreciation and amortization to $384 million and a 74% increase in operating profit to $219 million. DIRECTV Diluted Earnings per Share Increases 44% to $0.85 EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DIRECTV (NASDAQ-DTV) today reported an increase in first quarter 2011 revenues of 13% to $6.32 billion, operating profit before depreciation and amortization1 (OPBDA) of 12% to $1.77 billion and operating profit of 21% to $1.16 billion compared to last year's first quarter. DIRECTV reported that first quarter net income increased 21% to $674 million and diluted earnings per share grew 44% to $0.85 compared with the same period last year. "Building on the momentum of one of our best years ever, DIRECTV delivered another strong quarter of operating and financial results," said Mike White, president and CEO of DIRECTV. "Record-setting subscriber growth in Latin America and robust customer gains in the U.S. culminated in a nearly two-fold increase in consolidated net additions to 611,000. These industry leading subscriber gains combined with DIRECTV Latin America's 11.7% ARPU growth and margin expansion of 320 basis points, drove double-digit growth in consolidated revenues and operating profit before depreciation and amortization to 13% and 12%, respectively. In addition, the strength and stability of our cash flow continues to create significant value for our shareholders, as the continuation of our share repurchase program along with net income growth of 21% lifted diluted earnings per share by 44% to $0.85 in the quarter."