Naperville, IL -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/24/2014 -- Reportstack, provider of premium market research reports announces the addition of United States Telecommunications Report Q2 2014 market report to its offering
The net neutrality debate is playing out in the US market with Comcast and Netflix reaching
the first agreement regarding content traffic on a broadband operator's network. We believe there are still
plenty of potential changes left to be tried by operators and the increasing number of over-the-top content
providers in the market. This trend is informing the growing number of mergers and acquisitions taking
place, as smaller players are swallowed up by the country's largest operators. The high costs of
maintaining a network have directed operators towards M&A and we see little chance of small companies
surviving in the long term.
There were 338.879mn mobile subscriptions in the US in 2013, with the final quarter of the year showing
the slowest rate of growth in the year. Operators will concentrate on building up revenues rather than
Fixed-line connections continue to fall as more households switch to mobile options for their voice needs.
We forecast market decline to less than 25% penetration by 2018.
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