About Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)
DIRECTV is a provider of digital television entertainment in the United States and Latin America. The Company operates two direct-to-home (DTH) business units: DIRECTV U.S. and DIRECTV Latin America, which are engaged in acquiring, promoting, selling and distributing digital entertainment programming primarily through satellite to residential and commercial subscribers. In addition, the Company owns and operates two regional sports networks, and also owns non-controlling interests in two others, ROOT SPORTS Northwest and ROOT SPORTS Houston. The Company's reportable segments include DIRECTV U.S., Sky Brasil and PanAmericana, which are engaged in acquiring, promoting, selling and distributing digital entertainment programming, and the Sports Networks, Eliminations and Other segment, which includes its regional sports networks that provide programming to local professional sports teams and college sporting events and locally produce their own programming.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sub-Industry: Cable & Satellite
- Symbol: NASDAQ:DTV
- CUSIP: 25490A30
- Web: www.directv.com
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $55.05
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $54.87
- 52 Week Range: $50.10 - $58.42
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.68
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Net Margins: 8.96%
- Return on Assets: 11.77%
- Average Volume: 55,720 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)
What is Directv's stock symbol?
Directv trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DTV."
How were Directv's earnings last quarter?
Directv (NASDAQ:DTV) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 19th. The company reported $1.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.14. The business had revenue of $8.92 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.91 billion. The company's quarterly revenue was up 3.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.53 earnings per share. View Directv's Earnings History.
Who are some of Directv's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Directv include Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS), CBS Corporation (CBS), Sky Plc (SKY), Liberty Media Corporation (LSXMA), Sky Plc (BSY), ITV plc (ITV), Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI), TiVo Corporation (TIVO), Liberty Media Corporation (BATRK), Gray Television (GTN), Central European Media Enterprises (CETV), Phoenix New Media Limited (FENG), Global Eagle Entertainment (ENT), Comcast (CMCSK), Starz Acquisition LLC (STRZA) and Starz Acquisition LLC (LCAPA).
How do I buy Directv stock?
Shares of Directv can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Directv's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Directv (NASDAQ DTV)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Directv and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Directv stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.11.
Consensus Ratings for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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MarketBeat will no longer include ratings and price target data in its consensus calculation if a broker drops coverage and MarketBeat has received a report that coverage was dropped. Ratings from certain research firms that issue ratings using purely quantitative methods (such as Zacks, Vetr and ValuEngine) are not included in consensus calculations. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
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Analysts' Ratings History for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings History for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)Earnings History by Quarter for Directv (NASDAQ DTV)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|5/5/2015||Q115||$1.52||$1.44||$8.50 billion||$8.14 billion||View||N/A|
|2/19/2015||Q414||$1.39||$1.53||$8.91 billion||$8.92 billion||View||Listen|
|11/6/2014||Q314||$1.25||$1.33||$8.30 billion||$8.37 billion||View||N/A|
|7/31/2014||Q214||$1.52||$1.59||$8.01 billion||$8.11 billion||View||Listen|
|5/6/2014||Q114||$1.49||$1.63||$7.91 billion||$7.86 billion||View||N/A|
|2/20/2014||Q413||$1.28||$1.53||$8.48 billion||$8.59 billion||View||Listen|
|8/1/2013||Q2 2013||$1.34||$1.18||$7.77 billion||$7.70 billion||View||N/A|
|5/7/2013||Q1 2013||$1.08||$1.43||$7.52 billion||$7.58 billion||View||N/A|
|2/14/2013||Q4 2012||$1.13||$1.55||$8.03 billion||$8.05 billion||View||N/A|
|11/6/2012||Q312||$0.94||$0.90||$7.31 billion||$7.42 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.35 EPS
Dividend History for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)Insider Trades by Quarter for Directv (NASDAQ:DTV)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|2/24/2015||Bruce Churchill||VP||Sell||78,196||$87.34||$6,829,638.64|| |
|2/26/2014||Patrick T Doyle||CFO||Sell||13,756||$75.21||$1,034,588.76|| |
|2/26/2014||Romulo Pontual||VP||Sell||30,000||$75.37||$2,261,100.00|| |
|11/25/2013||Patrick T Doyle||CFO||Sell||5,000||$65.39||$326,950.00|| |
|11/11/2013||Bruce Churchill||VP||Sell||25,000||$63.97||$1,599,250.00|| |
|11/8/2013||Larry D Hunter||VP||Sell||5,000||$63.87||$319,350.00|| |
|5/13/2013||John Francis Murphy||CAO||Sell||12,262||$63.85||$782,928.70|| |
|5/10/2013||Romulo Pontual||VP||Sell||15,236||$63.94||$974,189.84|| |
|5/9/2013||Larry D Hunter||VP||Sell||10,000||$62.23||$622,300.00|| |
|11/26/2012||Larry D Hunter||VP||Sell||14,722||$49.16||$723,733.52|| |
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Directv (DTV) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017