EchoStar

EchoStar is a telecommunication company that specializes in providing satellite communication solutions. Read more

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EchoStar

EchoStar is a telecommunication company that specializes in providing satellite communication solutions. Read more

Michael T Dugan's photo - President & CEO of EchoStar

President & CEO

Michael T Dugan

CEO Approval Rating

89/100

Founded:

1980

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQSATS

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Gilat is one of EchoStar's top rivals. Gilat was founded in Petah Tikva, Center District} in 1987. Like EchoStar, Gilat also competes in the Telecommunication Services space. Compared to EchoStar, Gilat generates $1.7B less revenue.

Viasat is EchoStar's #2 competitor. Viasat was founded in 1986, and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California. Like EchoStar, Viasat also operates in the Telecommunication Services space. Viasat generates $347.2M more revenue vs. EchoStar.

ST Engineering iDirect, Inc is a top competitor of EchoStar. ST Engineering iDirect, Inc's headquarters is in Sint-Niklaas, Flemish Brabant, and was founded in 1985. Like EchoStar, ST Engineering iDirect, Inc also works within the Telecommunication Services sector. ST Engineering iDirect, Inc generates 0.82% of EchoStar's revenue.

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EchoStar Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1.9B

EchoStar's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 4.7B. Over the last four quarters, EchoStar's revenue has grown by 5%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $482.6M; in Q4 2020, it was $489.3M; in Q3 2020, it was $473.5M; in Q2 2020, EchoStar's revenue was $459.5M.

EchoStar Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Helios Wire

Oct 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Helios Wire provides satellite-enabled monitoring and connectivity solutions for businesses.

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Sirion Global Pty Ltd

Oct 2019

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undisclosed
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Sirion Holdings Pty Ltd

Oct 2019

Source »
undisclosed
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Solaris Mobile ltd.

Jan 2014

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undisclosed
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Sep 2007

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$380M
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These are all the companies that EchoStar has acquired. EchoStar has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was Helios Wire in Oct 2019. Helios Wire provides satellite-enabled monitoring and connectivity solutions for businesses.

EchoStar Funding History

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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IPO
May 1995
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Since EchoStar was founded in 1980, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total EchoStar has raised $0. EchoStar's funding round was on May 1995 for a total of $0

EchoStar Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

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EXIT DATE

Tarana is a California-based telecommunication firm that provides fixed wireless gigabit broadband systems for residential and commercial sectors.
$24M
Feb 19, 2020
Equity
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Tarana is a California-based telecommunication firm that provides fixed wireless gigabit broadband systems for residential and commercial sectors.
$88M
Mar 20, 2019
Equity
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CinemaNow sells and delivers hollywood movies, television shows, music concerts and videos online.
$20.3M
Jul 12, 2006
Series E
Jan 01, 2016
Sling is a provider of video placeshifting products and services.
$46.6M
Jan 30, 2006
Unattributed
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These are all the companies that EchoStar has invested in. EchoStar has invested 5 companies and its latest investment was Helios Wire in Oct 2019. Helios Wire provides satellite-enabled monitoring and connectivity solutions for businesses.

EchoStar News

May 6, 2021Benzinga

Looking Into EchoStar's Return On Capital Employed

Looking Into EchoStar's Return On Capital Employed Looking at Q1, EchoStar (NASDAQ:SATS) earned $53.4... See more »
May 6, 2021MarketScreener

Investor Overview

(marketscreener.com) EchoStar Corporation Investor Overview May 2021 Safe Harbor Statement This prese... See more »
May 5, 2021Geospatial World

Semtech and EchoStar Mobile to test satellite IoT connectivity service integrated with LoRaWAN

Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors an... See more »
April 30, 2021Markets Insider

EchoStar Corporation Announces Conference Call For First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) will host a conf... See more »
February 24, 2021SpaceNews

EchoStar reports Jupiter-3 delay and nanosatellite failures

EchoStar Corp. announced another delay in the launch of its Jupiter-3 communications satellite and th... See more »
February 23, 2021MarketScreener

Announces Financial Results for Three and Twelve Months Ended December 31, 2020

(marketscreener.com) ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EchoStar Corporation today annou... See more »

EchoStar Press Releases

May 7, 2020StreetInsider

EchoStar Announces Financial Results for Three Months Ended March 31, 2020

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) today announced it... See more »
November 5, 2019PR Newswire

InterSAT Selects Hughes JUPITER System to Power Satellite Services in Sub-Saharan Africa

GERMANTOWN, Md., Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC, (HUGHES), the global leade... See more »
May 21, 2019PR Newswire

Hughes Certified as Gilbarco Managed Network Services Provider

GERMANTOWN, Md., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), a leading provide... See more »
May 7, 2019PR Newswire

Hughes India and Airtel Announce New Satellite Venture to Serve Enterprise and Government Customers in India

WASHINGTON, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SATELLITE 2019, Booth 1100 -- Hughes Communications India Ltd... See more »
March 1, 2019streetinsider

Hughes Communications India Ltd Receives Flight and Maritime Connectivity (FMC) License

Hughes Communications India Ltd (HCIL), a majority-owned subsidiary of Hughes Network Systems, LLC (H... See more »
December 17, 2018PR NewsWire Sys-Con Media

Hughes Demos Advanced Modem Interface for Military Leaders

GERMANTOWN, Md., Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leade... See more »
December 10, 2018StreetInsider

Hughes Launches High-Speed Satellite Internet Service in Ecuador

Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services,... See more »

EchoStar Videos

February 13, 2014ECHOSTAR YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"EchoStar's Satellite Earth Camera" on YOUTUBE

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EchoStar Headquarters

100 Inverness Terace East

Englewood, Colorado80112

303-706-4000

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EchoStar Summary

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Overview

Established in 1980, EchoStar provides global satellite solutions that include services through Hughes Network Systems and EchoStar Satellite Services. Officially founded in 2007, EchoStar has headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. Charles Ergen starte...

CEO

EchoStar's President & CEO, Michael T Dugan, currently has an approval rating of 89%. EchoStar's primary competitors are Gilat, Viasat & ST Engineering iDirect, Inc.

Website

echostar.com

Frequently Asked Questions about EchoStar

  1. When was EchoStar founded?

    EchoStar was founded in 1980
  2. Who is EchoStar's CEO?

    EchoStar's CEO is Michael T Dugan
  3. How much revenue does EchoStar generate?

    EchoStar generates $1.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does EchoStar have?

    EchoStar has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is EchoStar's headquarters?

    EchoStar's headquarters is in Englewood Colorado, USA
  1. How many employees does EchoStar have?

    EchoStar has 2,000 employees
  2. What sector does EchoStar operate in?

    EchoStar is in Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are EchoStar's competitors?

    EchoStar's top competitors are Gilat, Viasat, ST Engineering iDirect, Inc
  4. Who has EchoStar invested in?

    EchoStar's has invested in companies such as Tarana, Tarana, CinemaNow