Sprint's service is lackluster, but that could change. Could a deal with Dish Network help Sprint rebound? T-Mobile shows it's possible.
By Gary Bourgeault: There is little evidence at this time to suggest the saturated North American market will be a growth region for DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV). Competitors such as Dish Network (NASDAQ: DISH), Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) are struggling to find sustainable growth. Show More Summary
When it lost a summary injunction back in September, the network said that it wasn’t done trying to get Dish Network’s Hopper service shut down and today ABC took another swing at it. In a November 12th-dated brief filed today (readShow More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bankrupt wireless communications firm LightSquared Inc has filed a lawsuit accusing Dish Network Corp and its chairman, Charles Ergen, of improperly trying to take control of LightSquared's broadband spectrum.
LightSquared on Friday sued Dish Network Corp. and Chairman Charlie Ergen, saying Mr. Ergen illegally purchased LightSquared debt before Dish bid on the company's assets.
After going dark on DISH Network last month in a dispute that carried on so far the FCC was called in to mediate, Media General has reached an agreement with the satellite company. Terms were not disclosed but the pact will affect Media...Show More Summary
The growing animosity between DISH Network and Media General is now being played out in front of the FCC after Media General filed its own complaint with the Commission saying DISH is abusing the process in its battle over retransmission...Show More Summary
At a New York conference, the exec says that a dispute between the two companies "will have to be resolved" next year. CBS chief executive Leslie Moonves says he is "open" to conversations with Dish Network's Charlie Ergen to resolve a dispute over the ad-skipping Hopper. Show More Summary
The CBS chief is taking Dish Network Chairman Charlie Ergen at his word after he said this week that there’s a way for broadcasters to benefit from his Hopper DVR, which automatically zaps ads on recorded shows. “We’re very flexible....Show More Summary
By CarlI was watching FreeSpeechTV this morning.(Side note: If you don’t get FreeSpeechTV on your television provider, switch to DISH Network, stat. You’re missing out on some amazing programming.)In the course of a “commercial break” – FSTV does not accept sponsor ads or government assistance in order to stay completely independent. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Sprint Corp said on Wednesday it would not take part in an upcoming government auction of so-called H-Block airwaves, potentially leaving the field clear for Dish Network Corp to buy the spectrum.
The Dish Network also reported unexpected rises in both subscribers and revenue, and returned to profit in the most recent quarter.
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Dish Network (DISH) Q3 2013 Earnings Call November 12, 2013 12:00 pm ET Executives Robert E. Olson - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Executive Vice President R. Stanton Dodge - Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Joseph P. Show More Summary
The satellite TV provider showed better-than-expected results on Tuesday. But investors are mainly concerned with where the multiyear, multibillion-dollar effort to create a wireless network will lead.
Don’t include Charlie Ergen among the small but growing group of industry watchers who believe cable and satellite companies could soon face competition from a company that offers a similar bundle of channels via the Web. “It’s going to happen at some point in time,” the Dish Network chairman told analysts today. Show More Summary
Dish Network (DISH) was rising in recent trading following its better-than-expected third-quarter earnings report. Before the bell, Dish said it earned of $314.9 million, or 68 cents a share, up from 35 cents a share in the year-ago period. Revenue climbed more than 2% to $3.6 billion. Analysts were looking for the company to earn [...]
Dish Network’s chairman seems to be in sync with Disney CEO Bob Iger’s comments last week: Both execs say that they’re making progress toward a new program carriage agreement with Charlie Ergen telling analysts today that he’s “cautiously...Show More Summary
Dish Network, Rackspace, and Hologic should see heavy trading today.
(Reuters) - Dish Network Corp added 35,000 pay-TV subscribers in the third quarter, far exceeding expectations.