NASDAQ:DISH - DISH Network Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$34.91 +1.16 (+3.44 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.91
Today's Range$33.75 - $35.07
52-Week Range$28.80 - $66.50
Volume8.43 million shs
Average Volume3.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.77 billion
P/E Ratio13.74
Dividend YieldN/A
DISH Network logoDISH 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 TV shows via TV or Internet-connected tablets, smartphones, and computers; and and mobile applications for smartphones and tablets to view authorized content, search program listings, and remotely control certain features. In addition, it offers Sling TV services, including Sling International, Sling Latino, Sling Orange, and Sling Blue services that require an Internet connection and are available on streaming-capable devices, such as TVs, tablets, computers, game consoles, and smart phones primarily to consumers who do not subscribe to traditional satellite and cable pay-TV services. Further, the company provides satellite and wireline broadband services under the dishNET brand, as well as has wireless spectrum licenses and related assets. As of December 31, 2017, it had 13.242 million Pay-TV subscribers. The company offers receiver systems and programming through direct sales channels, small satellite 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cable & other pay television services
Sub-IndustryCable & Satellite
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.07
Current Ratio0.74
Quick Ratio0.66


Trailing P/E Ratio13.74
Forward P/E Ratio13.53
P/E Growth-6.53

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.39 billion
Price / Sales1.13
Cash Flow$4.6922 per share
Price / Cash7.44
Book Value$14.87 per share
Price / Book2.35


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.54
Net Income$2.10 billion
Net Margins14.75%
Return on Equity20.48%
Return on Assets4.30%


Outstanding Shares467,380,000

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DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is DISH Network's stock symbol?

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

How were DISH Network's earnings last quarter?

DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.02. The business earned $3.46 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.49 billion. DISH Network had a net margin of 14.75% and a return on equity of 20.48%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.76 EPS. View DISH Network's Earnings History.

When is DISH Network's next earnings date?

DISH Network is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for DISH Network.

What price target have analysts set for DISH?

16 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for DISH Network's stock. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $99.00. On average, they expect DISH Network's stock price to reach $55.9688 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for DISH Network.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about DISH Network stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about DISH Network stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "DISH Network posted mixed fourth-quarter 2017 results, where the bottom line beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate, the top line lagged the same. In 2017, the company had 13.242 million Pay-TV subscribers, including 11.03 million DISH TV and 2.21 million Sling TV subscribers.  DISH Network’s efforts to diversify its business from being a pure-play satellite-TV operator to an Internet TV operator should help it counter competitive threats from low-cost video streaming operators. Meanwhile, DISH Network continues to look for wireless opportunities with its extensive portfolio of wireless spectrum, valued at around $50 billion. However, DISH Network continues to lose subscribers due to stiff competition and cord-cutting. Regulatory fines, programming and content expenses, retransmission fees and failure to strike any deal with wireless operators are other risks. In the past three months, the stock price underperformed its industry." (2/23/2018)
  • 2. Macquarie analysts commented, "We cut our SoTP target to US$60 from US$68; we now assign a 1x lower multiple to its video business and take down our ’18 EBITDA by ~5% due to rising competition and secular concerns. Our spectrum valuation remains unchanged at US$44/sh. Impact Now is the time for Dish to insert itself. AT&T-Time Warner appear to be on schedule while headlines suggest ongoing discussions between T-Mobile/Sprint. Though Dish could benefit from the regulatory review process, both leave Dish with fewer potential partners. M&A options could include a three-way deal with T-Mobile- Sprint and/or cable, or a Silicon Valley partner like Amazon to build out a fifth network using its ~100MHz of spectrum. Neither of these are an optimal outcome (vs a clean sale of the company) for shareholders, in our view." (10/2/2017)

Who are some of DISH Network's key competitors?

Who are DISH Network's key executives?

DISH Network's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles W. Ergen, Co-founder & Chairman (Age 65)
  • Mr. W. Erik Carlson, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Steven E. Swain, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Vivek Khemka, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Cullen, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 58)

Has DISH Network been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about DISH stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. DISH Network earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are DISH Network's major shareholders?

DISH Network's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include ERGEN CHARLES W (47.90%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.71%), Millennium Management LLC (0.56%), Northern Trust Corp (0.54%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.28%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.26%). Company insiders that own DISH Network stock include Carl E Vogel, Charles W Ergen, James Defranco, Jeffrey L Mcschooler, Kyle J Kiser, Paul W Orban, R Stanton Dodge, Roger Lynch, Thomas A Cullen, Tom A Ortolf, Vivek Khemka and Warren Schlichting. View Institutional Ownership Trends for DISH Network.

Which major investors are selling DISH Network stock?

DISH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pagoda Asset Management LP, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Korea Investment CORP, Stevens Capital Management LP, Swiss National Bank, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Daiwa Securities Group Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold DISH Network company stock in the last year include Jeffrey L Mcschooler, Paul W Orban, Roger Lynch and Vivek Khemka. View Insider Buying and Selling for DISH Network.

Which major investors are buying DISH Network stock?

DISH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Precocity Capital LP, Altalis Capital Management LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have bought DISH Network stock in the last two years include Charles W Ergen and James Defranco. View Insider Buying and Selling for DISH Network.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is DISH Network's stock price today?

One share of DISH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.91.

How big of a company is DISH Network?

DISH Network has a market capitalization of $15.77 billion and generates $14.39 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.54 on an earnings per share basis. DISH Network employs 17,000 workers across the globe.

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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for DISH Network (DISH)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  523 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  603 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,126
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about DISH Network and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DISH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DISH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/23/2018 by Staff

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