EchoStar Corporation (SATS) - NASDAQ
  • Nov. 7, 2011, 2:50 PM

    Though Dish Network (DISH +4.7%) is rising post-earnings (I, II), spinoff EchoStar (SATS -4.2%), which operates satellites and provides set-top boxes for Dish, is heading the other way. While revenue grew 42% Y/Y to $863M, the company reported a loss of $0.22, thanks to a 286% Y/Y increase in SG&A expenses. (10-Q)

    | Nov. 7, 2011, 2:50 PM
  • May 2, 2011, 9:08 AM

    Dish Network (DISH) and EchoStar (SATS) settle all ongoing patent litigation over DVR technology with TiVo (TIVO). The two satellite TV companies will pay TiVo $300M up front and another $200M over six years to settle suits that started in 2004. DISH +9.6%, TIVO +15.3% premarket.  (PR)

    | May 2, 2011, 9:08 AM
  • Apr. 20, 2011, 1:36 PM

    Dish Network (DISH -1.4%) and EchoStar (SATS +2%) say they will take the ruling against them on DVR disablement to the Supreme Court. The companies say the DVRs in question don't affect most current customers and that Dish will upgrade any affected, if they don't win a stay of the decision. TiVo (TIVO +34.2%) merely says it's "pleased" with the ruling.

    | Apr. 20, 2011, 1:36 PM
Company Description
EchoStar Corp. is engaged in the design, development, and distribution of digital set-top boxes and related products for direct-to-home satellite service providers. The company operates through three segments: EchoStar Technologies, Hughes and EchoStar Satellite Services. The EchoStar... More
Sector: Technology
Industry: Communication Equipment
Country: United States