Dish TV Down in Q1

Dish Network has released subscriber results for Q1 2016. The company activated approximately 657,000 gross new pay-TV subscribers, compared to approximately 723,000 in Q1’15. Net Pay-TV subscribers declined approximately 23,000, compared to a gain of approximately 35,000 in Q1’15. Total pay-TV subscribers in Q1’16 were 13.9 million; down from 14 million.