- 4-Week # shares sold: 1.5 million
- 12-Week # shares sold: 1.8 million
- 24-Week # shares sold: 1.8 million
AMC Networks says that by owning more of its programming, the comparatively small cable TV network owner can remain independent.
Viacom is having a hard time getting placement on the new digital pay-TV platforms, highlighting the difficulties faced by network groups that have lost their luster.