Media stories about DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DISH Network earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 46.4260022788918 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- DISH Network Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (DISH) (americanbankingnews.com)
- DISH March 2nd Options Begin Trading (nasdaq.com)
- Why DISH Network Corporation Sank 18% in 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Dish CEO: Our focus is providing Sling TV customers with … (finance.yahoo.com)
- DISH to work with the Google Assistant; bringing multi-language voice control to Hands-Free TV experience (finance.yahoo.com)
DISH has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Morgan Stanley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $75.00 price objective on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of DISH Network from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th. Moffett Nathanson reissued a “sell” rating and issued a $37.00 price objective (down from $45.00) on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Tuesday, September 26th. UBS Group decreased their price objective on shares of DISH Network from $68.00 to $56.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Finally, SunTrust Banks reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $60.00 price objective on shares of DISH Network in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. DISH Network presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $63.92.
DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.60 by ($0.03). DISH Network had a return on equity of 25.97% and a net margin of 7.22%. The company had revenue of $3.58 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.60 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.64 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 5.0% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that DISH Network will post 1.98 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
About DISH Network
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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