Heard on the Comcast (CMCSA) earnings call: 1) NBC is a big topic for execs as the quick start...

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Heard on the Comcast (CMCSA) earnings call: 1) NBC is a big topic for execs as the quick start to the ratings season for the network is viewed by the company as sustainable. 2) Political advertising (expected) and higher automotive ad buys (unexpected) boosted results. 3) Backing out the Olympics, revenue up 8.3% and cash flow 7.3% higher during Q3. 3) Advertising for Q4 is expected to be solid. (webcast, slides)