NASDAQ:SATS - Echostar Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$37.90 -1.09 (-2.80 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 08:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$37.90
Today's Range$37.39 - $38.8350
52-Week Range$34.74 - $62.29
Volume765,768 shs
Average Volume331,575 shs
Market Capitalization$3.65 billion
P/E Ratio78.96
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.87
EchoStar Corporation provides satellite service operations and video delivery solutions worldwide. It operates in two segments, Hughes and EchoStar Satellite Services. The Hughes segments offers broadband satellite technologies and Internet services for home and small office customers; and broadband network technologies, managed services, equipment, hardware, satellite services, and communication solutions for aeronautical, enterprise, and government customers, as well as consumers. This segment also designs, provides, and installs gateways and terminal equipment for other satellite systems; and provides satellite ground segment systems and terminals to mobile system operators. The EchoStar Satellite Services segment offers satellite service operations and video delivery solutions on a full-time and occasional-use basis primarily to corporates, the United States government service providers, Internet service providers, broadcast news organizations, programmers, and private enterprise customers. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated through a fleet of 19 owned and leased in-orbit satellites. EchoStar Corporation was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SATS
Previous Symbol
CUSIP27876810
Phone303-706-4000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.61
Current Ratio2.70
Quick Ratio2.65

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio78.96
Forward P/E Ratio74.31
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.89 billion
Price / Sales1.93
Cash Flow$6.4129 per share
Price / Cash Flow5.91
Book Value$43.60 per share
Price / Book0.87

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.84
Net Income$392.56 million
Net Margins18.63%
Return on Equity1.10%
Return on Assets0.53%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,100
Outstanding Shares96,240,000
Market Cap$3.65 billion
OptionableOptionable

Echostar (NASDAQ:SATS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Echostar's stock symbol?

Echostar trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SATS."

How were Echostar's earnings last quarter?

Echostar Co. (NASDAQ:SATS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.10 by $0.02. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $533 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $554.60 million. Echostar had a return on equity of 1.10% and a net margin of 18.63%. The business's revenue was up 10.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.36 EPS. View Echostar's Earnings History.

When is Echostar's next earnings date?

Echostar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Echostar.

What price target have analysts set for SATS?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Echostar's shares. Their predictions range from $76.00 to $76.00. On average, they anticipate Echostar's share price to reach $76.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 100.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Echostar.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Echostar?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Echostar in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Echostar.

Has Echostar been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about SATS stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Echostar earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Echostar?

Echostar saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,627,344 shares, an increase of 44.3% from the November 15th total of 1,128,114 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 351,862 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.6 days. Approximately 3.4% of the company's stock are sold short. View Echostar's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Echostar's key competitors?

Who are Echostar's key executives?

Echostar's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles W. Ergen, Exec. Chairman (Age 65)
  • Mr. Michael T. Dugan, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 69)
  • Mr. David J. Rayner, COO, CFO & Treasurer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Anders N. Johnson, Chief Strategy Officer (Age 61)
  • Ms. Michelle Pearre, Sr. VP of HR & Admin.

Who are Echostar's major shareholders?

Echostar's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Putnam Investments LLC (11.98%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.38%), Vanguard Group Inc (4.38%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.18%), BlackRock Inc. (2.27%) and Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (1.95%). Company insiders that own Echostar stock include Anders N Johnson, Anthony M Federico, David Rayner, Dean Manson, Michael T Dugan, Pradman P Kaul and Tom A Ortolf. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Echostar.

Which institutional investors are selling Echostar stock?

SATS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldentree Asset Management LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Red Cedar Management LP, BlackRock Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. Company insiders that have sold Echostar company stock in the last year include Anthony M Federico, David Rayner, Michael T Dugan and Tom A Ortolf. View Insider Buying and Selling for Echostar.

Which institutional investors are buying Echostar stock?

SATS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Rubric Capital Management LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Marshall Wace LLP, Brown Advisory Inc., Virginia National Bank and GSA Capital Partners LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Echostar.

How do I buy shares of Echostar?

Shares of SATS 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 Echostar's stock price today?

One share of SATS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.90.

How big of a company is Echostar?

Echostar has a market capitalization of $3.65 billion and generates $1.89 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $392.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.84 on an earnings per share basis. Echostar employs 2,100 workers across the globe.

What is Echostar's official website?

The official website for Echostar is http://www.echostar.com.

How can I contact Echostar?

Echostar's mailing address is 100 INVERNESS TERRACE E., ENGLEWOOD CO, 80112. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 303-706-4000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Echostar (NASDAQ SATS)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  238 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  428
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Echostar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SATS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SATS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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