LONDON January 27, 2011 http://www.cantos.com Jeremy Darroch
"You can see from the strength of the results that we’ve announced today that we’ve stayed very focused in terms of delivering our plan, executing a strategy that we’ve laid out for a number of years now. And I think that the business performance is strong across the board. So it isn’t a distraction. We’re very focused on the business."
Revenues grew by 15 per cent and operating profits increased 26 per cent.
During the period BSkyB also surpassed its long-standing target of securing 10 million customers.
Speaking about the remainder of the year, Darroch strikes a note of caution regarding the macro economic outlook but underlines that the company remains well positioned.
SOURCE British Sky Broadcasting PLC