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  • At a post-earnings call with analysts on Wednesday, Chairman Charlie Ergen responding to a question on slower growth for Sling TV said he was not worried about that, but did note that monthly churn is high across all the online streaming services as many people sign up for free trials and then cancel. Dish had 14 million subscribers in January 2015 when it...

  • Dish had 14 million subscribers in January 2015 before it launched the initiative, which started $20 per-month Sling TV subscriptions with a slim bundle of channels to target younger consumers avoiding pricey cable and satellite subscriptions. Jefferies analyst Scott Goldman said Dish's average revenue per user of $84.63 was below his estimate of $85.71...

  • Jefferies analyst Scott Goldman said that the numbers for both services beat his estimates, but that Dish's average revenue per user of $84.63 was below his estimate of $85.71 and Wall Street estimate of $86.10. The company added about 39,000 pay-TV subscriber on a net basis in the fourth quarter, including 75,000 reactivations in Puerto Rico and the U.S....