DIRECTV

DIRECTV is a provider of transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States. Read more

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV is a provider of transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States. Read more

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Netflix is a top competitor of DIRECTV. Netflix was founded in 1997, and is headquartered in Los Gatos, California. Like DIRECTV, Netflix also competes in the Movies & Entertainment field. Netflix generates $6.9B less revenue vs. DIRECTV.

CellularWorld is seen as one of DIRECTV's top competitors. CellularWorld is headquartered in Mill Valley, California, and was founded in 1982. CellularWorld is in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. CellularWorld generates 0.06% the revenue of DIRECTV.

Verizon has been one of DIRECTV's top competitors. Verizon's headquarters is in New York, New York, and was founded in 1983. Verizon is in the Telecommunication Services field. Verizon generates 389% of DIRECTV's revenue.

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DIRECTV Acquisitions

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United States Satellite Broadcasting Co.

Dec 1998

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$1.3B
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These are all the companies that DIRECTV has acquired. DIRECTV's latest acquisition was United States Satellite Broadcasting Co. in Dec 1998.

DIRECTV Funding History

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DIRECTV Investments

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i.TV is the creator of TV guide app designing and building second screen and social TV experiences
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Dec 05, 2013
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LiveClips develops and delivers video content from live sporting events.
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Dec 05, 2013
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INVIDI is a media solutions firm that provides software solutions for targeted television advertising and marketing messages.
$49M
Apr 15, 2011
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These are all the companies that DIRECTV has invested in. DIRECTV's latest investment was United States Satellite Broadcasting Co. in Dec 1998.

DIRECTV News

March 8, 2021Law 360

DirecTV Can't Push 'Sunday Ticket' Suit To Arb., Subs Say

Bar and restaurant owners pushed back against DirecTV's bid to force them to arbitrate claims the com... See more »
March 6, 2021BGR

If you still have AT&T TV Now or DirecTV Now, your bill's about to go up

AT&T was relatively early to the internet TV market, introducing DirecTV Now all the way back in 2016... See more »
March 6, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

TPG Capital and AT&T's Investment in DirecTV

Ropes & Gray and Cleary Gottlieb represented TPG Capital in the transaction. AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and ... See more »
March 4, 20219to5Mac

AT&T increasing prices for legacy DirecTV Now and AT&T TV Now plans by $10 per month

Earlier this year, AT&T announced that it would be shutting down its legacy AT&T TV Now streaming ser... See more »
March 4, 2021techdirt

AT&T Spins Off DirecTV After Losing Billions On Its TV Dreams

We've noted a few times how giant telecom providers, as companies that have spent the better part of ... See more »
February 27, 2021Los Angeles Business Journal

DirecTV to Spin Off From AT&T

AT&T Inc. is selling a minority stake in struggling DirecTV, which will become a standalone company.... See more »
February 26, 2021Fierce Video

Deeper Dive-AT&T sold DirecTV but could still score on Dish tie-up

Deeper Dive-AT&T sold DirecTV but could still score on Dish tie-up bmunson Fri, 02/26/2021 - 11:32... See more »

DIRECTV Press Releases

August 17, 2018WebWire

MTV and DIRECTV Now Team Up For 2018 "VMAS" Kickoff Concert Featuring Bebe Rexha, Rita Ora and Madison Beer on August 19

MTV is teaming up with DIRECTV NOW for the 2018 "VMAs" Kickoff Concert featuring performances by Bebe... See more »
July 30, 2018GlobeNewswire

WeatherNation No Longer Available on DIRECTV August 1

DENVER, July 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WeatherNation TV, Inc., a multi-format 24/7 local and natio... See more »
May 9, 2018ForImmediateRelease

Bulk TV Delivers High Definition DIRECTV Solution to Blessing Health System

Travel & Tourism Industry release: RALEIGH, N.C., May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Bulk TV & Internet, a le... See more »
September 10, 2017PR Newswire

AT&T SportsNet To Be Available On DIRECTV, U-verse And CenturyLink In Las Vegas And Surrounding Areas

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T SportsNet, the rights holder of the Vegas Golden Knigh... See more »
March 18, 2017BriefingWire

AT&T and Directv Make Watching TV Mobile

Never Hold your Phone Again... See more »
March 13, 2017Blackbird

Sports Mosaic and Interactive Bracket App on DIRECTV for NCAA® Division I Men's Basketball Tournament Fans

Let the games begin. The NCAA® Division I Men's Basketball Committee has revealed which 68 teams made... See more »
January 14, 2017Blackbird

Expanded Coverage of the Australian Open on DIRECTV

AT&T has teamed up with ESPN and Tennis channel to offer tennis fans multiple ways to enjoy the first... See more »

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DIRECTV Headquarters

2230 E Imperial Hwy

El Segundo, California90245

310-964-5000

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DIRECTV Summary

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Directv (NASDAQ, DTV) is a provider and transmitter digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States. Founded in 1985, the company has its headquarters in El Segundo, California. It is an American direct broadcast satellite se...

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Frequently Asked Questions about DIRECTV

  1. When was DIRECTV founded?

    DIRECTV was founded in 1985
  2. How much revenue does DIRECTV generate?

    DIRECTV generates $33.3B in revenue
  3. How much funding does DIRECTV have?

    DIRECTV has historically raised $0 in funding
  4. Where is DIRECTV's headquarters?

    DIRECTV's headquarters is in El Segundo California, USA
  1. How many employees does DIRECTV have?

    DIRECTV has 10,200 employees
  2. What sector does DIRECTV operate in?

    DIRECTV is in Movies & Entertainment, Cable & Satellite, Broadcasting
  3. Who are DIRECTV's competitors?

    DIRECTV's top competitors are Netflix, CellularWorld, Verizon
  4. Who has DIRECTV invested in?

    DIRECTV's has invested in companies such as i.TV, LiveClips, INVIDI