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New York Times (NYT +2.8%) is showing peers a paywall can pay off even as newspaper circulation...

New York Times (NYT +2.8%) is showing peers a paywall can pay off even as newspaper circulation dwindles, amassing 224,000 digital-only subscribers since charging digital readers for access in March (earnings). Newspaper stocks rally: GCI +3.6%, MEG +10.9%, MNI +5.1%. Diversified media: DIS +3.5%, NWS +3.2%, CMCSA +2.6%, CBS +1.7%.
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  • Tschurin
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    I'm sure a lot of those subscribers bit on cheap teaser rates; it will be interesting to see what happens once NYT tries to convert those subscribers to standard rates.
    21 Jul 2011, 02:04 PM Reply Like
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