DISH Network Corporation is a U.S. television provider based in Englewood, Colorado and a Soon to be Prepaid Phone Company (With the Pending Purchase of Boost Mobile) It is the owner of the direct-broadcast satellite provider DISH, also still commonly known as DISH Network, and the over-the-top IPTV service Sling TV.
The company has approximately 16,000 employees. Like many other providers, DISH is being affected by the cord-cutting trend where people are shifting towards internet-based streaming television. Ending 2018, DISH lost 381,000 subscribers in its Q4 2018. DISH had 9.9 million satellite subscribers, down from 11 million year the previous year, and 14 million subscribers in 2014. Its primary competitors are AT&T‘s satellite service known as DirecTV and cable television providers.
|Current version year||2019|
|Market||NASDAQ: DISH, S&P500|