Enders Analysis provides a subscription research service covering the media, entertainment, mobile and fixed telecommunications industries in Europe, with a special focus on new technologies and media. We cover all sides of the market, from consumers and leading companies (e.g. Vodafone, Iliad, ITV, BT, BSkyB, Virgin Media, Apple, Google and others), to regulation. A complete list of our research can be found here.

You can also follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook

Enders Analysis Alerts Service

Enter your email address here to be alerted when we publish a new report

Publications

Format: 2014-11
Format: 2014-11
Sector(s) Datesort icon

Warner Music Group: I will survive!

Warner Music Group reported a mild revenue decline in Q2 FY 2006/07, despite continued steep declines in CD sales in the US and elsewhere, by outperforming other CD suppliers, gaining from rising downloads and ringtone sales, persistent strength in music publishing, as well as favourable currency movements

Media, Music and Radio May 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Mobile data pricing in the UK: down but not out

The new consumer data tariffs from Vodafone and Orange in the UK continue the trend towards dramatically lower data prices for high end users, although they are cunningly structured to involve more moderate increases for low end users

Mobile, Telecoms May 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Virgin Media Q1 2007 results: headwinds increasing

Virgin Media’s Q1 top line results were again mixed, with a growing number of customers leaving as competition intensifies, despite the rebrand to Virgin. But it could have been worse; most higher-spending customers are remaining

Media, TV, Fixed line, Telecoms May 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Virgin Radio: a pig in a poke

Scottish Media Group’s decision to sell its Virgin Radio business has been prompted by the need to pay down group debt and the management’s decision to refocus on the turnaround of its ITV service. This report outlines our views on the management pronouncements made on the success and performance of Virgin Radio and, therefore, its value to investors. We consider that management has exaggerated the potential value of this asset to investors

 

 

 

Media, Music and Radio May 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Sky high again

Strong FY Q3 2007 results across all parts of Sky’s increasingly diversified portfolio testify to the success of its multiple product and service strategy as it makes the transition from a high price, high value to low price, high value business

 

 

 

Media, TV May 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Back to being Apple computer

iPod revenue (quarterly, year-on-year) declined for the first time. Even though unit sales were up 24% year-on-year, the average iPod price was down 20%. Apple group revenue growth is increasingly dependent on Mac sales and new product launches, like Apple TV (March 2007) and the iPhone (in June 2007)

Media, Music and Radio April 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

DMGT bucks advertising trend and reduces reliance on print

DMGT’s recent upbeat trading update showed improvements on the hefty declines in advertising of 2005 and 2006. At least part of the lift is thanks to DMGT’s national titles gaining share from other mid market and quality titles, and we are discounting a general print advertising recovery

Media, Press April 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Mobile advertising: overhyped?

Mobile advertising has recently been talked up by both mobile operators and media companies, with some analysts estimating that it could be worth more than $11 billion by 2011, or over one third of the current internet advertising market

Mobile, Telecoms April 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

UK Internet Advertising

The internet is the UK’s fastest growing advertising medium, with spend rising 41% to £2.02 billion in 2006, and a further 30% rise expected for 2007. Three drivers underpin this growth: more intense use of the internet as broadband connections become standard, very strong growth in e-commerce, which is driving up paid-for search, and improving yields through rich-media formats. These factors will continue to propel growth of internet ad spend in the near future

Media, Fixed line, Internet, Telecoms April 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Mobile termination rates

Ofcom has reintroduced price cuts to the UK mobile call termination rates, cutting 2G call termination rates by between 9% and 19% over four years and introducing termination regulation for 3G calls that will cut rates by 45%

Mobile, Telecoms April 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

UK broadband market Q4 2006

UK broadband market growth fell to 3.2 million net additions in 2006 from 3.8 million in 2005. With 47% of UK households already on broadband, new entrant unbundlers (BSkyB and Carphone Warehouse) are racing against the clock of a maturing market to sign up customers

Fixed line, Telecoms April 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Canal+ post-merger targets for 2010

Canal+ targeted subscription (as opposed to subscriber) growth of 1.3 million by 2010 has a lot of stretch in view of the intense competition from free-to-air (FTA) services and in particular digital terrestrial TV

Media, TV, Non-UK Media March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

H3G 2006 results: still burning

H3G’s H2 2006 results were a mixed bag, with the UK’s revenue growth strong but Italy’s weak, churn reduced but unit SACs up, and non-SAC operating costs reduced but capex up sharply

Mobile, Telecoms March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Recorded Music and Music Publishing

This update on the prospects for the global recorded music market in the period to 2012 reveals the depth of the industry's woes from steep declines in CD sales in most major markets. Rising sales from downloads and ringtones could stabilise overall sales by 2009 at around $23 billion, far from the peak of $45 billion achieved in 1997. Declining CD volumes are among the principal factors limiting growth of music publisher revenues to a CAGR of 2.2% over 2006-2012, despite continued strong growth of performance revenues from live events and broadcast media, including the internet

Media, Music and Radio March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Scottish Media Group - the only way is up?

The boardroom coup at Scottish Media Group instigated by Hanover has revamped management with the aim of executing a turnaround strategy quickly

Media, TV, Press March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

GMG’s sale of Trader Media Group stake

The Guardian Media Group (GMG) sale of a minority stake of Trader Media, publisher of AutoTrader, in 2007 is well timed to maximise its price, given the preponderance of downside risks to classified print adverts

Media, Press March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Sky and Virgin blogs

The spat between Virgin and Sky over cable carriage of Sky basic channels has generated much blogging, mostly supportive of Virgin, although neither party appears to be gaining from the ‘zero sum game’ dispute

Media, TV March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Iliad 2006 FY results

Iliad’s 2006 results were solid with broadband subscriber growth on target, DSL market share up one point to 19%, ARPU up 7% to €34.5/month and churn (enviably) at just below 1% per month. Over 1 million of Iliad’s subscribers have dropped France Télécom line rental and Iliad now completely owns those fixed-line telecoms customer relationships

Fixed line, Non-UK Telecoms, Telecoms March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Mobile revenue growth: December 2006 quarter

Aggregate mobile service revenue growth in the December quarter was stable at 4.2% although, given an easing of termination rate cuts, the underlying growth actually dropped by 0.5 percentage points

Mobile, Telecoms March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.

Mobile handsets: ever slimmer and fewer Gs

Mobile handset form factors have continued to multiply, but the general trend is for flagship models to be slimmer, sleeker and more metallic

Mobile, Telecoms March 2007 Access this report

The requested report will be sent to you via email. Please enter your email address to confirm that you are a subscriber:
If your company subscribes to Enders Analysis research but you do not currently receive the reports directly and would like to be added to the distribution list, or if you are interested in your company taking out a subscription, please Get in touch to see how you can purchase access to our publications.