Analysts from across Omdia's Media & Entertainment team provide their initial take on the outlook for the sector amid growing concerns about rising living costs.  

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Summary

With energy bills, food prices, and other living costs set to rise dramatically in many markets, this analyst opinion takes a first pass at the likely impact on media and entertainment (M&E) services.

New dynamics in the competition for consumer spend

“Netflix earns consumer spend away from a very broad set of competitors. We compete with (and lose to) energy suppliers and grocery stores more than HBO.”