DISH Network Corporation is a pay-television (TV) provider, with approximately 13.967 million customers across the United States as of December 31, 2011. The Company offers a range of local and national programming, featuring more national and local high definition (HD) channels than pay-TV providers. During the year ended December 31, 2011, DISH added approximately 2.576 million gross new subscribers. On April 26, 2011, the Company acquired Blockbuster, Inc. It acquired Blockbuster operations in the United States and in certain foreign countries. Blockbuster primarily offers movies and video games for sale and rental through multiple distribution channels, such as retail stores, by-mail, digital devices, the blockbuster.com Website and the BLOCKBUSTER On Demand service. In March 2012, the Company acquired DBSD North America, Inc. and TerreStar Networks, Inc. In July 2012, Blockbuster, a subsidiary of the Company, acquired the assets of retail software provider Alpha Bay Corporation.
|Headquarters||9601 South Meridian Boulevard|
ENGLEWOOD, CO, United States 80112
|Executive Chairman of the Board||Charles Ergen|
|President, Chief Executive Officer, Director||Joseph Clayton|
|Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President||Robert Olson|
|President of Blockbuster L.L.C||Michael Kelly|
|Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President||Bernard Han|
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|Shares Out.||454.7M||Book Value||$0.08|
|Annual Dividend Rate||$1.00||Price/Sales (TTM)||1.3|
|Ex-Div Date||12/12/12||P/Cash Flow (TTM)||12.0x|
|Pay Date||1/1/01||Operating Margin||7.56%|
*GAAP = prior to non-GAAP analyst adjusted earnings.