Retro TV Has About 5.5 Million MVPD Subs On 17 Systems

By | Subchannel Report

Some of the broadcast groups distributing Retro TV on a cable channel include Marantha Broadcasting Corp., News-Press & Gazette, KM Communications, Corpus 18, and Cocola Broadcasting.

  MVPD: multichannel video programming distributor is not limited to, a cable operator, a multichannel multipoint distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming.

Spanish Nets Rank Highest For LPTV-Cable Subscribers

By | Subchannel Report


This report shows those MVPD subscribers (DBS and cable) that are secured through LPTV stations that have MVPD distribution. This report does not show the direct deals that networks might have with MVPD providers or full power TV stations.

LPTV MVPD subscribers: Class A, or LPTV stations, with cable are determined by Wikipedia, station website, TV Media listings data, or Internet search. LPTV-Cable stations may have one or multiple channels carried by either the entire market’s cable system or at least one cable system or direct broadcast satellite.

Retro TV Distributed In Over 50 Markets By LPTV-No Cable Stations

By | Subchannel Report

This report only reports those over the air (OTA) homes from LPTV stations that don’t have any cable carriage.  Networks on this report may also have full power distribution with MVPD subscribers.

 LPTV without cable: Only over the air households counted for stations without cable or DBS coverage.

 Over-the-air television(OTA):  OTA homes calculated by subtracting MVPD subscribers from Across Platforms’ household estimates derived mapping Census county population data to television station’s coverage maps.

Azteca America Carried On Over 100 MVPD Lineups From Broadcast Tier

By | Subchannel Report

Coinciding with the closure of Mundomax on November 30, 2016 we see an uptick in new station adds for Azteca America.   Mundomax picked up some high profile stations like Boston’s WFXZ, that enjoys over 2 million cable subscribers.

  MVPD: multichannel video programming distributor is not limited to, a cable operator, a multichannel multipoint distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming.