IndexS&P 500 P/E15.73 EPS (ttm)5.42 Insider Own0.14% Shs Outstand502.24M Perf Week0.06%
Market Cap42.83B Forward P/E13.79 EPS next Y6.18 Insider Trans0.00% Shs Float500.73M Perf Month-1.98%
Income2.79B PEG2.69 EPS next Q1.41 Inst Own86.50% Short Float1.97% Perf Quarter0.99%
Sales32.93B P/S1.30 EPS this Y12.90% Inst Trans0.20% Short Ratio4.02 Perf Half Y-0.89%
Book/sh-11.84 P/B- EPS next Y4.44% ROA12.50% Target Price93.40 Perf Year22.86%
Cash/sh5.77 P/C14.78 EPS next 5Y5.85% ROE-43.00% 52W Range67.80 - 89.46 Perf YTD-1.64%
Dividend- P/FCF12.86 EPS past 5Y30.60% ROI26.80% 52W High-4.67% Beta0.87
Dividend %- Quick Ratio1.00 Sales past 5Y10.00% Gross Margin47.10% 52W Low25.78% ATR0.92
Employees28200 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q6.30% Oper. Margin16.70% RSI (14)45.82 Volatility1.20% 1.12%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq- EPS Q/Q-5.50% Profit Margin8.50% Rel Volume2.86 Prev Close84.88
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq- EarningsFeb 18 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume2.45M Price85.28
Recom2.80 SMA20-0.12% SMA50-0.46% SMA2000.37% Volume7,020,482 Change0.47%
Sep-10-14Initiated Canaccord Genuity Hold $95
Aug-28-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $82 → $95
Aug-04-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $86 → $90
Jul-15-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $73 → $95
May-19-14Downgrade Wunderlich Buy → Hold $97 → $95
May-08-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $78 → $86
May-07-14Reiterated Hudson Square Research Buy $66 → $81
May-07-14Reiterated Brean Capital Buy $92 → $96
May-05-14Reiterated Brean Capital Buy $85 → $92
Apr-22-14Initiated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $90
Mar-10-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $68 → $73
Feb-21-14Reiterated Wunderlich Buy $85 → $93
Feb-21-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $73 → $85
Feb-19-14Downgrade Standpoint Research Buy → Hold
Dec-18-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $62 → $68
Dec-04-13Initiated Northland Capital Outperform $84
Oct-25-13Initiated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $63
Aug-22-13Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $72 → $69
Jun-20-13Upgrade Standpoint Research Hold → Buy
May-23-13Downgrade Standpoint Research Buy → Hold
Jan-30-15 04:57PM  Dish spends $13.3bn in spectrum auction at Financial Times
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Jan-29-15 06:51PM  US spectrum auction raises record $44.9bn at Financial Times
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02:07PM  DIRECTV Announces Conference Call and Webcast For Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Outlook Business Wire
10:19AM  Time Warner Cable loses fewer video subscribers Reuters
Jan-28-15 05:51PM  Coming soon: An American 'Black Mirror?' at
09:39AM  Faber Report: Ma Bell beats by a cent CNBC
Jan-27-15 05:40PM  AT&T to Strengthen Mexican Foothold, Eying Nextel Mexico - Analyst Blog Zacks
07:00AM  DIRECTV Launches Severe Weather Mix Channel Dedicated to National Coverage of Noreaster Business Wire
Jan-26-15 04:08PM  Mario Gabelli's Top Four Favorite Stock Picks Gurufocus
Jan-23-15 12:32PM  DIRECTV Continues to Dominate Super Bowl Week with First Ever DIRECTV Super Fan Tailgate Ahead of the Big Game Business Wire
08:19AM  Washington Nationals $210M Pitching Contract For Max Scherzer Is About Taxes at Forbes
Jan-22-15 01:03PM  AT&T Reviewing DirecTV Unit's Name at The Wall Street Journal
05:15AM  Amazon, Netflix Threaten to Rattle Sundance's Clubby Mountain Party at TheStreet
Jan-21-15 05:59PM  AT&T Introduces Unlimited Cross-Border Calling to Mexico - Analyst Blog Zacks
07:04AM  AT&T CEO: It's all about broadband CNBC
Jan-19-15 05:31PM  AT&T Incurs Massive $10B Charge - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-15-15 12:54PM  Barry Diller: TV far superior creatively to movies at CNBC
09:00AM  Fifth Annual DIRECTV Super Saturday Night to Feature Rihanna Business Wire
08:19AM  Amazon's rise in Hollywood CNBC
08:17AM  It's not your mother's media anymore: Barry Diller CNBC
08:07AM  Free speech... who's responsible? Barry Diller CNBC
07:42AM  Mario Gabelli's media moves CNBC
07:34AM  Gartman: Swiss made worst central bank decision ever CNBC
01:00AM  Telecom Stock Outlook - Jan. 2015 - Zacks Analyst Interviews Zacks
01:00AM  Telecom Stock Outlook - Jan. 2015 - Industry Outlook Zacks
Jan-14-15 08:00AM  Farallon Capital increases stake in DIRECTV Market Realist
Jan-09-15 04:16PM  4K movies are coming to Blu-ray discs and hard drives at Engadget
09:40AM  Parsons: This is why media M&A is on pause at CNBC
Jan-08-15 08:33AM  Unbundling good for consumers: Mel Karmazin CNBC
Jan-07-15 06:42PM  Analyzing AT&T and DirecTV Merger Using John Paulson's Merger Arbitrage Checklist Gurufocus
05:11PM  Ultra HD video surge coming to fuel 4K TV upgrade cycle at Investor's Business Daily
03:18PM  Discovery's viewership up CNBC
12:00AM  Why Your Cable Bill Is Going Up Again in 2015 -- Sports at Bloomberg
Jan-06-15 06:40PM  Politics & profits: Bang-up 2015? CNBC
Jan-05-15 05:17PM  Netflix Falls 5%: How Do Other Paid Content Providers Compare? Benzinga
10:20AM  The Bullish and Bearish Case for AT&T in 2015 at 24/7 Wall St.
Dec-31-14 12:24PM  Winklevosses Will Sell 20M Shares In Bitcoin ETF: MarketWatch at
Dec-30-14 01:41PM  Sonys The Interview Release Points to Huge Paradigm Shift for Movie Industry at TheStreet
05:00AM  The dumbest deals of 2014 at Fortune
Dec-26-14 03:06PM  The Mega Deals to Watch in 2015 at Bloomberg
11:36AM  Wunderlich Comments On DirecTV & Disney's Agreement Benzinga
Dec-24-14 02:33PM  DirecTV's new deal lets you watch ABC, Disney and ESPN online at Engadget
09:18AM  Tech Five: DirecTV strikes new deal with Disney at USA TODAY
12:14AM  DirecTV, Disney in Distribution Pact That Includes Out-of-Home Offerings at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-23-14 05:47PM  [$$] DirecTV, Disney in Distribution Pact at The Wall Street Journal
04:36PM  New Disney deal gets DirecTV customers WatchESPN access
04:16PM  Disney-DirecTV sign multi-year agreement CNBC
04:00PM  DIRECTV and The Walt Disney Company Sign Expansive Agreement Business Wire
Dec-22-14 06:14PM  AT&T Aims To Put DirecTV Salve On Wireless Wound at Investor's Business Daily
04:56PM  Fox channel blackout on Dish continues at USA TODAY
04:38PM  DirecTV launches internet TV for $8 per month, but it's all in Spanish at Engadget
04:25PM  DirecTVs Spanish Streaming Service Is About More Than Telenovelas at BusinessWeek
09:22AM  DIRECTV Begins Soft-Launch of Yaveo, a New Spanish-Language Over-The-Top Streaming Entertainment Experience Business Wire
06:22AM  Media predictions for 2015 CNBC
Dec-19-14 11:42AM  Wall Streets Biggest Deals of 2014 at MarketWatch
11:00AM  FOX's TV Everywhere Content Now Available to More Than 20 Million DIRECTV Customers Nationwide Business Wire
09:40AM  Farallon Capital initiates position in Tim Hortons Market Realist
05:44AM  Maternity coaches: The little-known perk keeping execs in the workforce at Fortune
Dec-18-14 04:49PM  Berkshire Hathaway: Why 2014s Been a Year to Forget at Bloomberg
08:46AM  Comcast's Ultra HD app launches today -- but only on Samsung TVs at Engadget
Dec-16-14 11:07AM  Is Verizons FiOS TV service more cost-effective than cable? Market Realist
Dec-11-14 11:23AM  DIRECTV Holdings LLC and DIRECTV Financing Co., Inc. Close Offering of $1.2 Billion Senior Notes Business Wire
10:07AM  DIRECTV Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or EDGAR Online
Dec-09-14 06:42AM  Title II is 1930s regulations: AT&T CFO CNBC
06:40AM  The remaking of AT&T: CFO CNBC
Dec-08-14 12:00PM  DIRECTV Lauded as One of the Most Community-Minded Companies in the U.S. by Bloomberg LP and Points of Light Business Wire
Dec-06-14 04:39PM  4K Ultra HD Gets a Lift with Successful DIRECTV Satellite Launch Business Wire
Dec-04-14 04:07PM  DIRECTV Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
09:00AM  DIRECTV Continues to Dominate Super Bowl Week with First Ever DIRECTV Super Fan Festival in Glendale, AZ Business Wire
Dec-03-14 08:07PM  DirecTV Could Ding HBO on Streaming Service at The Wall Street Journal
06:20PM  [$$] HBO Streaming Could Trigger DirecTV Clauses at The Wall Street Journal
12:39PM  The TiVo acquisition that never was at Fortune
Dec-02-14 01:06PM  DIRECTV Holdings LLC -- Moody's assigns Baa2 rating to DIRECTV Holding's proposed bond offering at Moody's
Dec-01-14 12:00PM  DIRECTV and Harvey Weinstein Announce the Exclusive Premiere of Digitally Remastered Classics El Cid and Circus World in HD Available Only on DIRECTV Cinema January 1st Business Wire
11:45AM  5 Big DJIA Dividend Hikes Expected Before 2014 Ends at 24/7 Wall St.
11:00AM  Students, Educators and Business Leaders Join JiJi the Penguin to Celebrate Math in Denver Schools Business Wire
Nov-29-14 08:59AM  Cutting the Cord: Smart TVs can be the ticket to 4K at USA TODAY
Nov-26-14 12:00PM  DIRECTV to Present at UBS Global Media and Communications Conference Business Wire
Nov-25-14 12:01PM  Berkshire Hathaway ups position in DIRECTV Market Realist
08:00AM  Berkshire Hathaway slightly raises stake in IBM Market Realist
Nov-19-14 03:00PM  DIRECTV Earns Top Marks in 2015 Corporate Equality Index Business Wire
01:50PM  AT&T- DIRECTV Merger Proposal Gets Go-ahead in Mexico Zacks
Nov-18-14 11:06AM  Internet is becoming more important than cable for most households at
Nov-17-14 12:00PM  DIRECTV Releases 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report Business Wire
Nov-16-14 08:25AM  4K Ultra HD Streaming: Coming Soon to a TV Near You at 24/7 Wall St.
Nov-14-14 06:17PM  DirecTV rolls out 4K programing, but only for those with Samsung TVs at Engadget
04:38PM  Warren Buffett and CIOs Buy DirecTV, Charter Communications, General Motors Co, Express ... Gurufocus
01:50PM  DIRECTV Rolls Out 4K Ultra HD Video-On-Demand Service Zacks
01:04PM  DIRECTV Financials EDGAR Online Financials
Nov-13-14 02:07PM  DIRECTV Continues to Revolutionize Television as First Multi-channel Video Provider to Deliver 4K Ultra HD VOD to Customers Homes Business Wire
05:53AM  Sony unveils Internet TV in challenge to major networks at CNBC
Nov-11-14 12:37PM  The Price for Time Warner Cable Could be Over the Top at TheStreet
11:30AM  CBS, Disney Seek to Block FCC Comcast Merger Disclosures at Bloomberg
10:37AM  It remains a difficult 2014 Yahoo Finance Blogs
Nov-10-14 07:31PM  FCC Chair Under the Bus After Obama Call on Web Rules Bloomberg
12:45PM  Guitar Center Sessions And DIRECTV Present Wiz Khalifa, Billy Idol, Linkin Park And Aloe Blacc PR Newswire
12:03PM  AT&T Pays $2.5 Billion for Mexico's Third-largest Mobile Carrier at TheStreet
Nov-09-14 07:09PM  10-Q for DIRECTV Company Spotlight
DIRECTV provides digital television entertainment services in the United States and Latin America. The company acquires, promotes, sells, and distributes digital entertainment programming primarily through satellite to residential and commercial subscribers. It provides direct-to-home digital television services; and multi-channel video programming distribution (MVPD) services. The company also provides collection of programming in the MVPD industry, including approximately 195 high-definition (HD) and television channels, as well as two 3D channels; and offers video-on-demand (VOD) services under the DIRECTV CINEMA name, which provides a selection of approximately 12,000 movie and television programs to its broadband-connected subscribers. In addition, it provides professional and collegiate sports programming, such as the NFL SUNDAY TICKET package, which allows subscribers to view NFL games, as well as offers related broadband, HD, VOD, interactive, and mobile services. Further, it provides a selection digital-quality video entertainment and audio programming under the DIRECTV and SKY brands. Additionally, the company owns and operates two sports networks based in Denver, Colorado; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Seattle, Washington under the ROOT SPORTS brand. DIRECTV was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in El Segundo, California.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
PONTUAL ROMULOExec. VPFeb 26Sale75.3730,0002,261,0977,553Feb 27 02:15 PM
HUNTER LARRY DExec. VP and General CounselFeb 26Sale75.3217,0001,280,44061,874Feb 27 02:16 PM
DOYLE PATRICK TExec. VP and CFOFeb 26Sale75.2113,7561,034,53886,686Feb 27 02:14 PM