Dish Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH) Q3 2017 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

January 14, 2018 - By Kurt Siggers

 Dish Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH)  Q3 2017 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

Sentiment for Dish Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH)

Dish Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.1 in 2017 Q3. Its down -0.01, from 1.11 in 2017Q2. The ratio worsened, as 179 hedge funds increased or started new positions, while 163 decreased and sold their equity positions in Dish Network Corp. The hedge funds in our partner’s database now own: 220.79 million shares, down from 222.52 million shares in 2017Q2. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Dish Network Corp in their top 10 positions was flat from 8 to 8 for the same number . Sold All: 44 Reduced: 119 Increased: 133 New Position: 46.

DISH Network Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides pay-TV services in the United States. The company has market cap of $23.08 billion. It operates through two divisions, DISH and Wireless. It has a 24.04 P/E ratio. The firm provides video services under the DISH brand.

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $49.48. About 1.46M shares traded. DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) has risen 43.12% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.42% the S&P500.

Analysts await DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.55 EPS, down 21.43 % or $0.15 from last year’s $0.7 per share. DISH’s profit will be $256.50 million for 22.49 P/E if the $0.55 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.57 actual EPS reported by DISH Network Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.51 % negative EPS growth.

Altalis Capital Management Llc holds 8.15% of its portfolio in DISH Network Corporation for 229,059 shares. Tricadia Capital Management Llc owns 295,000 shares or 6.92% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Tourbillon Capital Partners L.P. has 4.94% invested in the company for 3.76 million shares. The New York-based Eagle Capital Management Llc has invested 2.97% in the stock. Old West Investment Management Llc, a California-based fund reported 101,719 shares.#img1#

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 sales for $67,480 activity.

DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 45% of Dish Network Corp.’s analysts are positive. Out of 20 Wall Street analysts rating Dish Network Corp., 9 give it “Buy”, 3 “Sell” rating, while 8 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $37.0 while the high is $98. The stock’s average target of $65.03 is 31.43% above today’s ($49.48) share price. DISH was included in 48 notes of analysts from July 22, 2015. The firm has “Underperform” rating by FBR Capital given on Friday, February 19. Macquarie Research maintained it with “Hold” rating and $6800 target in Thursday, August 3 report. The stock has “Sell” rating by Wunderlich on Wednesday, September 9. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Monday, February 22. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, February 16. The company was upgraded on Monday, November 6 by Pivotal Research. RBC Capital Markets maintained DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) on Friday, July 7 with “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by HSBC on Friday, February 26 to “Hold”. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, September 15. SunTrust maintained it with “Hold” rating and $60.0 target in Thursday, November 9 report.

More news for DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) were recently published by: Fool.com, which released: “Why DISH Network Corporation Sank 18% in 2017” on January 11, 2018. Zacks.com‘s article titled: “DISH Network (DISH) to Boost Integrated Advertising Business” and published on January 05, 2018 is yet another important article.

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