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FAIRBANKS, Alaska— A small Alaska- based firm is defending itself against criticism that it helped the much bigger Dish Network claim more than $3 billion in federal credits through a regulatory loophole involving a company jointly formed by the two entities. Northstar Wireless— the joint company owned by Doyon Ltd., which is headquartered in Fairbanks, Alaska,...
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., up $25.49 to $198.75. Darden Restaurants Inc., up 38 cents to $62.59.
Feb 23- Co-founder and Chairman Charlie Ergen will return to the helm of Dish Network Corp, which is struggling to stanch subscriber losses, when the incumbent chief executive steps down next month. Joe Clayton, 65, who has been CEO of the second-biggest U.S. satellite TV company since 2011 when Ergen relinquished the post, will retire on March 31.
Feb 23- Dish Network Corp, the second-largest U.S. satellite TV company, said founder and Chairman Charlie Ergen would step in as chief executive when Joe Clayton retires on March 31. Net income attributable to the company rose to $409.9 million, or 88 cents per share, from $288 million, or 63 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 4 percent to $3.68 billion.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. _ Dish Network Corp. on Monday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $409.9 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 43 cents per share. Analysts expected $3.7 billion, according to Zacks.
Feb 23- Dish Network Corp said Chief Executive Joe Clayton would retire effective March 31 and be replaced by founder Charlie Ergen.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.— Dish Network co-founder and Chairman Charles Ergen is returning to the helm of the satellite TV provider as the company faces declining subscribers and a changing pay-TV industry. CEO Joseph Clayton, 64, said Monday he will retire March 31. Ergen co-founded Dish Network in 1980 and has held executive positions including president and CEO...
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Feb 20- AT&T Inc has urged the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to relook into bidding rules for spectrum, saying licenses should not go to "speculators or stockpilers". Dish Network Corp, the third-largest pay-TV provider in the U.S. and the owner of undeveloped wireless spectrum, was a surprise winner in the record-setting sale of airwaves for mobile data...
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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. _ EchoStar Corp. on Friday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $49.8 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 38 cents per share. EchoStar shares have risen roughly 4 percent since the beginning of the year.
Today module sent for use as part of Money& Markets for Thursday, Feb. 19, erroneously presented data for DISH Network Corp. The graph should have featured stock data for DirecTV.
CBS topped analyst estimates on its fourth-quarter earnings and revenue.
Jon Stewart helped turn Viacom's Comedy Central into a TV force, and now it doesn't have any natural successors for him.
Dish Network's Sling TV opened for business on Monday, but is it ready to compete with cable companies? Here's what you need to know.
"There's a lot of noise out there" about deals involving CBS, CEO Les Moonves tells CNBC.
Walter Isaacson, author of the Steve Jobs biography, says the obsession over whether Apple will come out with a physical television is misplaced.
WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 30- AT&T Inc spent close to half the total in the record-setting U.S. sale of airwaves for mobile data, with Dish Network Corp spending heavily to manage a surprise win at No.2 ahead of Verizon, results showed on Friday. Verizon and T-Mobile bids were $10.4 billion and $1.8 billion, respectively, according to the results of the Federal...
WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 30- AT&T Inc spent close to half the total in the record-setting U.S. sale of airwaves for mobile data, with Verizon Communications Inc and bidding partners of Dish Network Corp also spending heavily, results showed on Friday. AT&T bid a total of $18.2 billion to win licenses of so-called AWS-3 spectrum; Verizon bid $10.4 billion and...
Providing choice is key to getting young people to actually pay for programming, Time Warner Chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes tells CNBC.