Sochi Olympics boost results at Comcast

|About: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)|By:, SA News Editor

Comcast (CMCSA) beats estimates in Q1, paced by strong gains at NBCUniversal.

Revenue at NBCUniversal rose 29% Y/Y as the business benefited by the broadcast of the Sochi Olympics across NBC-affiliated networks. Double-digit growth was also delivered with Comcast's Cable Networks and Filmed Entertainment segments.

Revenue at the company's theme parks was up 5.4% to $487M during the period.

CMCSA +1.2% premarket