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1.7 million Americans have cut the cord so far this year

941,000

Cable and satellite TV companies in the US went from losing an estimated 762,000 subscribers in the first quarter of 2017 to 941,000 subscribers in the second quarter.

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Dish Network, DirecTV, and AT&T are estimated to have lost the biggest number of subscribers in the second quarter, ranging from about 155,000 to 285,000 each.

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Number of subscribers lost by cable companies between 2016 and 2017

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941,000

Companies are trying to stop people from cutting the cord. They’re partnering with streaming services like Netflix and offering them in their packages.

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Even though this was the worst quarter on record, the pace of subscriber loss slowed down slightly, according to research firm MoffettNathanson.

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