said by buzz_4_20:
1. Expand Customer Base
2. Charge $9.99 a month for HBO Go
3. Sell Direct to Consumer
Where's the can't make a profit part come in.
Where's the rest of your cost analysis on this? Do you know the costs involved to make nearly every HBO show and multiple movies available for streaming?
Your list is a lot more simplified than it should be.
Maybe they could make a profit. But your list certainly doesn't show how.