DISH Network Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.85 (+1.85 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 01:51 PM ET)
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Volume77,742 shs
Average Volume4.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.61 billion
P/E Ratio19.02
Dividend YieldN/A
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cable & other pay television services
Sub-IndustryCable & Satellite
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DISH
Year Founded1980

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.81 billion
Cash Flow$5.61 per share
Book Value$22.11 per share


Net Income$1.40 billion




Market Cap$24.61 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2021 (Estimated)

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About DISH Network

DISH Network Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides pay-TV services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Pay-TV and Wireless. It offers video services under the DISH TV brand; and programming packages that include programming through national broadcast networks, local broadcast networks, and national and regional cable networks, as well as regional and specialty sports channels, premium movie channels, and Latino and international programming packages. The company also provides access to movies and television shows through TV or Internet-connected devices; and and mobile applications on Internet-connected devices to view authorized content, search program listings, and remotely control certain features of their DVRs. In addition, it offers Sling TV services, including Sling domestic, Sling International, Sling Latino, Sling Orange, and Sling Blue services that require an Internet connection and are available on streaming-capable devices, such as streaming media devices, TVs, tablets, computers, game consoles, and phones primarily to consumers who do not subscribe to traditional satellite and cable pay-TV services. As of December 31, 2020, it had 11.290 million Pay-TV subscribers in the United States, including 8.816 million DISH TV subscribers and 2.474 million SLING TV subscribers. The company offers receiver systems and programming through direct sales channels, as well as independent third parties, such as small retailers, direct marketing groups, local and regional consumer electronics stores, retailers, and telecommunications companies. DISH Network Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.


Overall MarketRank

1.42 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

155th out of 572 stocks

Cable & Other Pay Television Services Industry

13th out of 34 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is DISH Network a buy right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for DISH Network in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" DISH Network stock.
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When is DISH Network's next earnings date?

DISH Network is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 6th 2021.
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How were DISH Network's earnings last quarter?

DISH Network Co. (NASDAQ:DISH) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 29th. The company reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.16. DISH Network had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.81% and a net margin of 10.01%.
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How has DISH Network's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

DISH Network's stock was trading at $23.58 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DISH shares have increased by 98.1% and is now trading at $46.72.
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What price target have analysts set for DISH?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for DISH Network's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect DISH Network's share price to reach $43.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.3%.
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Who are DISH Network's key executives?

DISH Network's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles William Ergen, Co-Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 68, Pay $2.89M)
  • Mr. W. Erik Carlson, Pres & CEO (Age 51, Pay $896.42k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Paul W. Orban, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $516.69k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John W. Swieringa, Exec. VP,Group Pres of Retail Wireless & COO (Age 43, Pay $697.81k)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Cullen, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 61, Pay $697.57k)
  • Mr. James DeFranco, Co-Founder, Exec. VP & Director (Age 68)
  • Mr. James S. Allen, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Kannan Alagappan, Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. Atilla Tinic, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Kyle Jason Kiser, Investor Relations Contact & Treasurer (Age 55)

What is W. Erik Carlson's approval rating as DISH Network's CEO?

648 employees have rated DISH Network CEO W. Erik Carlson on W. Erik Carlson has an approval rating of 55% among DISH Network's employees. This puts W. Erik Carlson in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of DISH Network own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other DISH Network investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Comcast (CMCSA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intelsat (I), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), Ciena (CIEN) and Netflix (NFLX).

What is DISH Network's stock symbol?

DISH Network trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DISH."

Who are DISH Network's major shareholders?

DISH Network's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.89%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.42%), Swiss National Bank (0.18%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.16%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.15%) and ZWJ Investment Counsel Inc. (0.13%). Company insiders that own DISH Network stock include Charles W Ergen, James Defranco, Jeffrey L Mcschooler, Kyle J Kiser, Thomas A Cullen, Timothy A Messner and Tom A Ortolf.
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Which major investors are selling DISH Network stock?

DISH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., KBC Group NV, Eidelman Virant Capital, Rhumbline Advisers, Denali Advisors LLC, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., DAVENPORT & Co LLC, and New York State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold DISH Network company stock in the last year include Kyle J Kiser, Thomas A Cullen, and Timothy A Messner.
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Which major investors are buying DISH Network stock?

DISH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, ZWJ Investment Counsel Inc., Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, DnB Asset Management AS, The PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, and Stenahm Asset Managment Ltd. Company insiders that have bought DISH Network stock in the last two years include Charles W Ergen, James Defranco, and Tom A Ortolf.
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How do I buy shares of DISH Network?

Shares of DISH can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is DISH Network's stock price today?

One share of DISH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.72.

How much money does DISH Network make?

DISH Network has a market capitalization of $24.58 billion and generates $12.81 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.40 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.60 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does DISH Network have?

DISH Network employs 13,500 workers across the globe.

Does DISH Network have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of DISH Network: Blockbuster, DBSD North America, DISH DBS Corporation, DISH Network L.L.C., DISH Operating L.L.C., DISH Orbital Corporation, DISH Technologies L.L.C., DISH Wireless Holding L.L.C., Dish Network Service L.L.C., EchoStar Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Echosphere L.L.C., Sling TV Holding L.L.C., and Terrestar.

When was DISH Network founded?

DISH Network was founded in 1980.

What is DISH Network's official website?

The official website for DISH Network is

Where are DISH Network's headquarters?

DISH Network is headquartered at 9601 South Meridian Boulevard, ENGLEWOOD CO, 80112.

How can I contact DISH Network?

DISH Network's mailing address is 9601 South Meridian Boulevard, ENGLEWOOD CO, 80112. The company can be reached via phone at 303-723-1000.

This page was last updated on 5/7/2021 by Staff
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