DISH : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Comcast, Sprint, DISH, Charter on Most-Hated List

    January 11, 2017
    24/7 Wall St. came out with its annual ranking of the most hated companies in America.
  2. DISH Now Gives Customers Access To Live, Local TV

    January 4, 2017
    DISH Network's Sling TV unveiled a new device that enables customers to view live local events.
  3. DISH Has a Sweet Offer for Former Sling Customers

    December 27, 2016
    One of Sling TV's biggest benefits for customers also leads directly to one of its biggest downsides for operator DISH Network ...
  4. DISH's Sling TV Beta Tests a Cloud DVR

    November 28, 2016
    DISH Networks' (NASDAQ: DISH) Sling TV beat all other live-television streaming services to market, but now, it's facing ...
  5. DirecTV’s SlingTV Offer Beta of Cloud DVR (DISH)

    November 28, 2016
    DISH Network is rolling out a beta of a new cloud DVR service for select customers.
  6. Comcast to Offer SlingTV On X1 (CMCSA, DISH)

    November 25, 2016
    Comcast to offer SlingTV on its X1 platform to gain more access to multicultural content.
  7. DISH Launches Deals to Boost SlingTV (DISH)

    November 22, 2016
    DISH Network is rolling out holiday promotions aimed at boosting subscriber numbers at SlingTV.
  8. DISH May Lose More Subscribers As Streaming Video Competition ...

    November 18, 2016
    DISH could lose more subscribers once competition in the streaming video market heats up.
  9. Cord-Cutting Means Dip In Pay Video (CMCSA, DISH)

    November 17, 2016
    Cable, DBS and telco multi-channel video services sectors lost 430,000 video customers during third quarter.
  10. FCC Backs Off Cable, Telecom Proposals (T, DISH)

    November 17, 2016
    FCC's outgoing Chief Tom Wheeler back off on his proposals to overhaul some of the telecom industry's practices.
  11. Net Neutrality Could Wither Under Trump (DISH, CMCSA)

    November 10, 2016
    Now that Donald Trump has won the election concerns are rising that he could do away with net neutrality.
  12. DISH CEO: Trump May Boost Infrastructure (DISH)

    November 10, 2016
    A Donald Trump presidency won't be all bad for DISH Network. Net neutrality may be weakened but DISH CEO thinks he'll increase ...
  13. DISH Stock Shrugs Off Subscriber Losses

    November 9, 2016
    Taken as a whole, the third-quarter results DISH Networks (NASDAQ: DISH) released Wednesday were not bad, though  its earnings per ...
  14. Dish Beats Q3, But New Subscribers Down (DISH)

    November 9, 2016
    Dish reported third quarter results that topped Wall Street view but reported a decline in new subscribers.
  15. DISH Offering Single-Team NBA Packages

    October 26, 2016
    In a crowded and commoditized pay-TV world, sports packages have been among the few things that set the providers apart. ...
  16. AT&T's DirecTV Now Streaming Service Will Cost $35 Per Month ...

    October 26, 2016
    The telecom company's price point will be the cheapest in the online streaming television market.
  17. Time Warner Plans to Stream Its Channels, Too

    September 13, 2016
    At some point, every company that owns cable channels will come up with a streaming solution. Time Warner (NYSE: TWX) has ...
  18. DISH Network Names New Chief Marketing Officer

    July 6, 2016
    DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH) needs some marketing help. The company lost subscribers in the first quarter, a period during ...
  19. Sony's PS VUE TV Service Hits 100,000 Subscribers

    July 1, 2016
    Sony (NYSE: SNE) wants to be your pay-television provider. With its PlayStation Vue service, the company has made a bold ...
  20. DISH Network's Sling Adds Popular Viacom Channels

    June 14, 2016
    Since it launched Sling TV in early 2015, DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH) has steadily built the digital live-streaming service ...
  21. DISH Debuts an At-Home Smartphone Repair Service

    May 6, 2016
    When Sprint (NYSE: S) announced back in October its Direct 2 You program, under which its technicians would deliver new ...
  22. Hulu Takes Aim at DISH and Sony in Live Streaming

    May 3, 2016
    Even though the number of people signing up for DISH Network's Sling TV streaming live-television service has so far been ...
  23. Sling TV Adds Viacom Channels to Streaming Service (DISH, VIA)

    May 2, 2016
    Last month, both Dish and Viacom reached a multi-year service agreement that would keep Viacom programming available for ...
  24. Netflix Stock: Analyzing 3 Key Customers (NFLX)

    April 30, 2016
    Find out how Netflix became a dominant Internet television network worldwide and continues evolving with help from its three ...
  25. Dish Loses Pay-TV Subscribers in First Quarter

    April 22, 2016
    DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH) should be ideally positioned in the changing world of pay-television. The company not only has ...
  26. Time Warner Cable Tests "Skinny" Channel Bundle

    April 19, 2016
    Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) recently started offering a "skinny" bundle of channels to new broadband customers in the ...
  27. DISH's Sling Offers Up a New Service With Fox

    April 15, 2016
    DISH Network's (NASDAQ: DISH) Sling TV service already stands as a low-cost alternative to cable. One of the drawbacks of ...
  28. 3 Nasdaq-100 Laggards to Sell Short (AKAM, DISH)

    April 12, 2016
    Three Nasdaq-100 tech sector laggards may offer profitable short sales in the weeks ahead.
  29. UBS Cuts DISH Price Target 24% (DISH)

    March 25, 2016
    Without the earnings component in Dish's "P/E" able to climb, the stock price won't either.
  30. Time Warner's Turner Launching Online Services

    March 18, 2016
    Time Warner (NYSE: TWX) has been at the forefront of companies distributing their cable network content direct to consumers ...
  31. How Does Sling TV Work? (DISH)

    March 2, 2016
    Looking for a way to cut the cable TV cord? Sling TV, which streams channels live, is a great deal if you can keep from adding ...
  32. Dish Stock Plunges on Fourth-Quarter Loss (DISH)

    February 19, 2016
    As with some of the media companies that have disappointed investors, Dish's compressed profit margins played a major role ...
  33. Analyzing Dish Network's Return on Equity (ROE) (DISH, TWC)

    February 9, 2016
    Analyze Dish Network's return on equity (ROE), understand why it has vacillated so greatly in recent years and learn what ...
  34. The World's Top 10 Entertainment Companies (CMCSA, CBS)

    February 3, 2016
    Take a look at the world's top 10 entertainment companies, spanning the movie, television, cable television, gaming and streaming ...
  35. The Biggest Risks of Investing in Dish Network Stock (DISH)

    February 3, 2016
    Get insight about the potential risks of investing in Dish Network stock, such as its lack of cross-selling ability as an ...
  36. Bitcoin's Main Stumbling Block: Navigating The Law

    December 28, 2015
    Coders created Bitcoin to be decentralized and independent of governments and banks. Authorities are still struggling to ...
  37. Dish Network's 3 Key Financial Ratios (DISH)

    December 24, 2015
    Understand why some key financial ratios for Dish Network are universally worse than its peers' and the industry average ...
  38. Is Dish Network's Stock Suitable for Your IRA or Roth IRA?

    October 29, 2015
    Find out if Dish Network is a suitable investment for traditional or Roth IRAs. Learn about DISH's long-term stability, growth ...
  39. Time Warner Cable Testing Internet-Only TV (DISH, TWC)

    October 27, 2015
    Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) has begun beta-testing a new product that will bring consumers cable television without the ...
  40. DISH Makes It Easier to Track Appointments

    September 23, 2015
    One of the biggest complaints from pay-television customers is that they have to sit around for hours during lengthy appointment ...
  41. How The TV Industry Struggles To Stay Alive

    September 7, 2015
    Thanks to Netflix and Hulu, modes of distribution are in flux. What does that mean for the TV industry as we know it?
  42. FCC Denies DISH's $3.3 Billion Spectrum Discounts

    August 20, 2015
    In a move that has long-been assumed, the Federal Communications Commission has voted to deny DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH) ...
  43. DISH Reacts as NBC Rebuffs Sling TV Ads

    August 6, 2015
    DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH) recently launched an on-air ad campaign for Sling TV that paints bundled television offerings ...
  44. DISH Sling TV Launches National Ad Campaign

    July 20, 2015
    DISH Networks (NASDAQ: DISH) Sling TV has the potential to be the service which finally gets people -- especially younger ...
  45. Is 21st Century Fox a Sly Bet?

    May 22, 2015
    An in depth look at the revenue streams of international media conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox.
  46. DISH Earnings: Revenue Climbs as Subscribers Fall

    May 12, 2015
    It's not just cable subscribers cutting the cord these days. Satellite television giant DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH) is also ...
  47. Countries Where Bitcoin Is Legal & Illegal (DISH, OTSK)

    April 15, 2015
    Although bitcoin has been in existence for five years, most countries still do not have consistent laws regulating the cryptocurrency. ...
  48. DISH Network's Aiming to Slingshot Itself Higher

    April 6, 2015
    There has been a revolution in the video entertainment industry in recent years, as the rise of streaming video services ...
  49. DISH Network's Sling TV Has Competition

    March 20, 2015
    It was cool to be a rebel, but Sling TV now finds itself going from a pioneer to a player in a potentially crowded digital ...
  50. Stores Where You Can Buy Things With Bitcoins

    November 5, 2014
    One reason some people are wary of Bitcoin is they're not sure what to do with it other than buy and hold. But the Bitcoin ...
  51. Disney And Dish Look To Go "Over The Top" On Cable Providers

    April 3, 2014
    The recent groundbreaking deal between the Walt Disney cable network and the satellite TV provider Dish Network could lead ...
  52. Earnings Expectations For The Week Of August 5

    August 4, 2013
    The earnings season is beginning to wind down, and much of the focus this week will turn to central bank meetings and economic ...
  53. Should You Go With High Insider Ownership?

    March 11, 2009
    Can high insider ownership give a false signal?