Press coverage about DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DISH Network earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 45.6804308419743 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- DISH releases Hopper Duo Smart DVR; new DVR tailored to one- and two-TV households (finance.yahoo.com)
- Brokerages Expect DISH Network Corp (DISH) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.55 Billion (americanbankingnews.com)
- Dish Network to move out of Christiansburg office (roanoke.com)
- DISH Network Corp (DISH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.56 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
- Time Warner Merger Trial Might Be Delayed by Government Shutdown (bloomberg.com)
DISH Network (NASDAQ DISH) traded up $1.00 during trading on Monday, hitting $46.26. The company had a trading volume of 2,634,497 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,593,964. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.72, a current ratio of 0.63 and a quick ratio of 0.57. The company has a market cap of $21,190.00, a P/E ratio of 21.82, a PEG ratio of 1.98 and a beta of 1.09. DISH Network has a 1-year low of $44.83 and a 1-year high of $66.50.
DISH has been the subject of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded DISH Network from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a “sector perform” rating and issued a $54.00 price objective (down previously from $56.00) on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Macquarie reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $60.00 price objective (down previously from $68.00) on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. Moffett Nathanson reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Monday, October 16th. Finally, SunTrust Banks reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $60.00 price objective on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. DISH Network presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $62.81.
DISH Network Company Profile
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.
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