DISH Network Corp (OQ:DISH)

Business Focus: Cable Service Providers

Sector:  Consumer Cyclicals Industry:  Broadcasting
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Company Contact
Address: 9601 S Meridian Blvd
ENGLEWOOD CO 80112-5905
Tel: 1-303-7232210
IR: See website
Key People
Charles W. Ergen
Executive Chairman of the Board
Brian V. Neylon
Executive Vice President, Group President, DISH TV
W. Erik Carlson
President, Chief Executive Officer
Paul W. Orban
Principal Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
John W. Swieringa
Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
David A. Scott
Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President
Timothy A. Messner
Executive Vice President, General Counsel
James DeFranco
Executive Vice President, Director
Thomas A. Cullen
Executive Vice President - Corporate Development
Jeffrey L. McSchooler
Executive Vice President - Engineering and Broadcast
Business Overview
DISH Network Corporation is a holding company. The Company operates through two segments: Pay-TV and Broadband, and Wireless. It offers pay-TV services under the DISH brand and the Sling brand (collectively Pay-TV services). The DISH branded pay-TV service consists of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licenses authorizing it to use direct broadcast satellite and Fixed Satellite Service spectrum, its owned and leased satellites, receiver systems, third-party broadcast operations, customer service facilities, a leased fiber optic network, in-home service and call center operations, and certain other assets utilized in its operations. The Sling branded pay-TV services consist of live, linear streaming over-the-top Internet-based domestic, international and Latino video programing services. The Company markets broadband services under the dishNET brand. The Company makes investments in the research and development, wireless testing and wireless network infrastructure.
Financial Overview
For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2018, DISH Network Corp revenues decreased 5% to $13.62B. Net income before extraordinary items increased 75% to $1.58B. Revenues reflect a decrease in demand for the Company's products and services due to unfavorable market conditions. Net income reflects Pay-TV and Broadband segment income increase of 24% to $2.19B, Wireless segment loss decrease of 79% to $40.1M.
Employees: 16,000 as of Dec 31, 2018
Reporting Currency: U.S. Dollars
Enterprise value: $27,841M as of Dec 31, 2018
Annual revenue (TTM): $13,621M as of Dec 31, 2018
EBITDA (TTM): $2,860M as of Dec 31, 2018
Net annual income (TTM): $1,575M as of Dec 31, 2018
Free cash flow (TTM): $2,124M as of Dec 31, 2018
Net Debt Last Fiscal Year: $13,084M as of Dec 31, 2018
Shares outstanding: 467,884,165 as of Feb 8, 2019
Index Membership: S&P 500
TTM: Trailing Twelve Months
EBITDA: Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, & Amortization