Could Huge Shifts in TV Viewing Equal Monster Returns?

Since 2008, the number of hours Americans spend watching some type of media, be it conventional television, streaming media online, or videos on a mobile device, has shot up 23%. In this video, Motley Fool consumer goods analyst Blake Bos says that number is only set to continue upwards, as the baby boomer generation reaches retirement. This is because Americans age 65 and over watch 48% more television than the average viewer. Blake stresses just how much this trend could boost content producers across several media types, and gives investors a few of his picks.

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  • Report this Comment On July 20, 2013, at 5:35 PM, don1941t wrote:

    Where is the transcript of the video?

  • Report this Comment On July 21, 2013, at 10:13 PM, TMFBos wrote:

    Hey Don,

    Unfortunately we don't do transcripts for the majority of our videos, did you have a question in particular?

    Cheers,

    Blake

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