DirecTV (DTV +6.4%) is shooting higher, as investors pay more heed to its strong subscriber...

|By:, SA News Editor

DirecTV (DTV +6.4%) is shooting higher, as investors pay more heed to its strong subscriber growth than its EPS miss. Shares received a further boost this afternoon after the company announced it has signed a 3-year extension of its reseller deal with AT&T (T); the new deal lasts through March 2015.