Latest Echostar Corp (SATS) Headlines
EchoStar Satellite Services appoints Jerry Jason as VP for Spacecraft Operations
M2 - Wed Mar 12, 7:54AM CDT
US-based EchoStar Corp (Nasdaq:SATS), a satellite services provider and developer of hybrid video delivery technologies, announced on Tuesday the appointment of Jerry Jason as vice president, spacecraft operations and engineering of EchoStar Satellite Services LLC (ESS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the company.
EchoStar Satellite Services Names NASA Veteran as VP, Spacecraft Operations and Engineering
PR Newswire - Tue Mar 11, 7:00AM CDT
EchoStar Corp. (NASDAQ: SATS), a leading global satellite services provider and developer of hybrid video delivery technologies, today announced that former NASA Flight Director Jerry Jason has joined EchoStar Satellite Services, L.L.C. (ESS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of EchoStar Corp., as vice president, spacecraft operations and engineering.
Post Earnings Update: EchoStar Has Climbed 8.7% Higher in Past 2 Weeks (SATS)
Comtex SmarTrend(R) - Mon Mar 10, 7:53AM CDT
When EchoStar (NASDAQ:SATS) reported earnings two weeks ago on February 21st, 2014, analysts, on average, expected the company to report a loss of $0.08 on sales of $818.5 million. The company actually reported EPS of $0.05 on sales of $808.1 million, beating EPS estimates by $0.13 and missing revenue estimates by $10.4 million. Since the company's report, shares of EchoStar have risen from $46.49 to $50.55, representing a gain of 8.7% in the past 17 days.
Hughes Europe Teams with AirTight Networks to Offer High-Performance Secure Wi-Fi Service To Retail Sector
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 10, 7:30AM CDT
Hughes Europe today announced that it has teamed with AirTight Networks to offer retailers a new, secure managed Wi-Fi service that combines PCI wireless scanning and social analytics. Launched at RBTE 2014, 11 March at Earls Court, the new HughesON(TM) Managed Wi-Fi Solution is the first Wi-Fi access and security offering in Europe designed specifically for retail enterprises with distributed outlets.
New HX System 5.0 from Hughes Improves Scalability, Performance and Reliability of Carrier-Grade Satellite Broadband
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 10, 7:30AM CDT
Hughes Network Systems, LLC (Hughes), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and a leading provider of managed network services, today launched its new HX 5.0 broadband satellite system, offering greater scalability, performance and reliability, among other enhancements. The announcement was made on the opening day of Satellite 2014, the satellite industry's premier annual conference and exhibition in Washington, DC, and coincides with Hughes shipping its 4 millionth satellite terminal, representing approximately 50 percent market share (Comsys Report, 13th Edition, 2013).
Increased Dividends, New Partnerships and Agreements, and Financial Reports - Analyst Notes on Qualcomm, ViaSat, Harris, Ericsson, and EchoStar
PR Newswire - Fri Mar 07, 7:00AM CST
Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), and EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register
Can EchoStar (SATS) Run Higher on Strong Earnings Estimate Revisions? - Tale of the Tape
Zacks Equity Research - Zacks Investment Research - Wed Mar 05, 7:49AM CST
EchoStar has decent short-term momentum along with solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front
Insider Trading Alert - BHI, SATS And IPGP Traded By Insiders
at The Street - Tue Mar 04, 10:45AM CST
Stocks with insider trader activity include BHI, SATS and IPGP
Hughes, Anditel to bring Internet to rural Colombian schoolchildren
M2 - Tue Mar 04, 9:24AM CST
EchoStar Corp. (NASDAQ: SATS) subsidiary Hughes Network Systems, LLC said it has teamed with Colombia-based telecom operator Anditel to deliver high-speed Internet service to schoolchildren in the most remote areas of Colombia.
Hughes Awarded CS2 Task Order to Provide Satellite Broadband Solutions and Services to the Government Education and Training Network
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 03, 8:00AM CST
Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, announced today that it has been awarded a task order by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) in support of the Government Education and Training Network (GETN) to provide commercial satellite communications (COMSATCOM) end-to-end solutions to enable the network's distance learning capabilities. GETN is a network of 8 federal agencies, including U.S. Department of Defense, Executive Branch agencies and Federal Judiciary agencies that share satellite technology, facilities, and distance learning programs. The task order, awarded through GSA's Custom Satellite Communication Solutions (CS2) contract vehicle, is for a term of four and one half years including the base and option years.
LightSquared Disclosure Statement Approved
at The Street - Mon Feb 24, 4:45PM CST
Ruling sets up contentious creditor vote as Charlie Ergen, who holds about $1 billion in debt, is dead set against the reorganization plan.
Watch Out: Barbarians At The Gate For EchoStar (SATS)
at The Street - Mon Feb 24, 9:20AM CST
Trade-Ideas LLC identified EchoStar (SATS) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate
Hughes Wins $69 Million Contract for Foreign Ministry Satellite Network Spanning Six Continents
PR Newswire - Mon Feb 24, 7:00AM CST
Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, today announced that it has won a $69 million, three-year contract to provide the foreign ministry of a Middle Eastern country with a highly secure private satellite network and services across more than 100 countries on six continents.
EchoStar posts net income of USD2.5m in 2013
M2 - Mon Feb 24, 5:13AM CST
US-based provider of satellite operations and video delivery solutions, EchoStar Corporation (Nasdaq:SATS), reported on Friday net income attributable to EchoStar shareholders of USD2.5m, or diluted EPS of USD0.03, for the fiscal year 2013, ended 31 December 2013.
Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume increases
AP - Fri Feb 21, 5:06PM CST
NEW YORK (AP) — A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading:
SmarTrend Watching for Potential Rebound in Shares of EchoStar After 2.96% Loss
Comtex SmarTrend(R) - Fri Feb 21, 4:52PM CST
EchoStar (NASDAQ:SATS) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $43.41 to a high of $47.11. Yesterday, the shares fell 3.0%, which took the trading range below the 3-day low of $47.06 on volume of 2.1 million shares. Often times after large one-day declines, short-term traders may play for some degree of mean reversion.
Dish Network Sees 38% Jump in Profit on Higher Subcriber Revenue
at The Street - Fri Feb 21, 12:22PM CST
Shares of Dish network are climbing on Friday after the satellite TV company reported a 38% jump in fourth-quarter profit on increased subscriber revenue growth. The company reported net income of $288 million, or 63 cents a share, for the quarter....
DISH Network Corp Beats Earnings Estimates Despite Soft Sales, Announces Satellite Broadband Deal
Anders Bylund, The Motley Fool - Motley Fool - Fri Feb 21, 9:14AM CST
Image source: Dish Network. Shares of DISH Network opened 3.2% higher on Friday, following the early morning release of fourth-quarter results and filing of a 10K report for 2013. The satellite broadcaster saw sales falling 14% year over...
EchoStar Announces 4th Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Earnings and Strategic Business Transaction
PR Newswire - Fri Feb 21, 7:00AM CST
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) today reported total revenue of $808 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2013 compared to $786 million for the corresponding period in 2012. Total revenue for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013 was $3,282 million compared to $3,122 million for the corresponding period in 2012.
Hughes expands HughesON Media Services
M2 - Tue Feb 18, 7:43AM CST
EchoStar Corp. (NASDAQ: SATS) subsidiary Hughes Network Systems, LLC said it has teamed with digital signage software leader, Scala, to offer retailers and quick-service restaurants turnkey multi-channel retail signage and multi-screen digital menu board services.