), the largest cable Multi Service Operator (MSO) in the U.S. has
launched the Xfinity Triple Play MultiLatino service, which
includes high-speed internet services, a wireline service and the
MultiLatino TV video programming and services.
New and existing MultiLatino Triple Pay customers will get 300
free international minutes for making calls to landlines in Mexico
and other Latin American markets. Additionally, they can also make
calls at discounted rate in these markets but the rate will vary
from one country to other. The Xfinity Triple Pay MultiLatino
packages start at $99 per month.
To celebrate the Hispanic Heritage month, the company is
offering a wide choice of multicultural programs that include award
winning films from Universal
, Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.
), Cine Latino in addition to providing television serials, music
and children's programs. All these features will be available to
the Xfinity TV subscribers through Xfinity On Demand from October
15, free of cost.
By providing this affordable Triple Pay package we believe the
company is targeting the Central and Latin American customers
residing in North America. Launching this attractive service before
the Hispanic Heritage month will help the company to gain Hispanic
customers from arch rival
Time Warner Cable Inc.
The current Zacks Consensus Estimate for Comcast Corporation. is
pegged at 46 cents for the third quarter of 2012 with a growth rate
estimate of 40.19%. For 2012, the Zacks Consensus Estimate stands
at $1.93 with a growth rate of 21.89% while for 2013, the Zacks
Consensus Estimate stands at $2.23 with a growth rate of
We retain our long-term Neutral recommendation on Comcast Corp.
Currently, it has a Zacks #2 Rank, implying a short-term Buy
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