Insights for 2-13-20

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Mark Thompson, president and chief executive officer of The New York Times Company, commenting last week after the company reported that its total subscription base topped 5 million for the first time. The company’s goal is to reach 10 million subscribers by 2025. The 5.25 million subscriptions include hard-copy readers and almost 3.5 million digital-only subscribers, according to the NY Times report