What does COMCAST stand for?
What does COMCAST mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: COMCAST.
What does COMCAST mean?
- Comcast Corporation is an American provider of entertainment, information and communications products and services. It is the largest cable company in the U.S., one of the biggest mass media, home Internet service provider, and third largest home telephone service provider in the United States, providing cable television, broadband Internet, telephone service and in some areas home security to both residential and commercial customers in 40 states and the District of Columbia. The company is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In January 2011, Comcast acquired a 51% majority stake in media conglomerate NBCUniversal from GE, and began the process of purchasing the remaining 49% on February 12, 2013, at a cost of $16.7 billion. It completed the purchase on March 19, 2013. Comcast also has significant holding in several cable networks, distribution, and related businesses. Comcast has been the subject of criticism for activities including its stance on net neutrality, as well as poor results on customer satisfaction surveys.