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Introduction

Online radio and music subscription service Pandora has reported a positive end to its 2017 financial year.

Highlights

  • Revenue beat expectations, with higher subscriber earnings more than compensating for a flat year for advertising.

Features and Benefits

  • Reveals the year-end financial details for the online music service Pandora.
  • Assesses the service's push into the music subscription business.

Key questions answered

  • What are Pandora's plans for 2018?
  • What is the likelihood of the service achieving its stated aims for the year?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • Pandora ends a difficult year on the up
  • Mixed results for listeners and subscribers
  • Improved prospects for the sometimes-maligned service

Appendix

  • Author

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