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Dish Loses 230,000 Pay TV Subscribers in First Quarter

The company, led by chairman Charlie Ergen and CEO Erik Carlson, posts its latest results.

Dish Network Mogul Charlie Ergen’s Pay Rises to $94.7 Million in 2020

The billionaire chairman and co-founder of Dish Network's compensation was up sharply from $2.35 million in 2019 owing to option awards.

Dish Lost 133,000 Pay TV Subscribers in Fourth Quarter

The company, led by chairman Charlie Ergen and CEO Erik Carlson, posts its latest results and records fourth-quarter growth in Sling TV subs.

Dish Adds 116,000 Pay TV Subscribers in Third Quarter

Dish Network said it added 116,000 net pay TV subscribers in the third quarter, compared with a gain of 148,000 in the year-ago period.

AT&T’s New Sale Talks for DirecTV Divide Analysts

With chatter about a potential AT&T sale of pay TV unit DirecTV to private equity firms having returned, Wall Street analysts are revisiting the potential deal – with different conclusions.

Dish Loses 96,000 Subscribers, Highlights Business Pros and Cons of Pandemic

Dish Network said it lost 96,000 net TV subscribers in the second quarter, compared with a loss of 31,000 in the year-ago period, with streaming service Sling TV continuing to shed customers. The…

Dish Loses Record 413,000 TV Subscribers Amid “Severe Disruption” From Pandemic

Dish Network lost a record 413,000 net TV subscribers in the first quarter, compared with a loss of 259,000 in the year-ago period. The latest figure included the loss of 132,000 net pay TV and…

Dish Cuts Jobs Amid Virus Crisis

Pay TV giant Dish Network has decided to cut an undisclosed amount of jobs and evaluate its business strategy amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Pay TV Could Face Even Bigger Subscriber Losses Amid Virus Crisis

With people across the U.S. stuck in their homes amid the coronavirus pandemic, what will the impact be on cord-cutting? "Video subscriber losses will accelerate, with the recession and lack of…

Dish Network Mogul Charlie Ergen’s Pay Falls to $2.35 Million in 2019

Charlie Ergen, the billionaire chairman and former CEO of Dish Network, took home $2.35 million in total pay for 2019, according to an SEC proxy filing issued Friday.

Dish Chairman Says Potential Merger With DirecTV Is “Inevitable”

Dish Network lost 194,000 net pay TV subscribers in the fourth quarter, compared with a loss of 334,000 in the year-ago period, but it recorded declines at both its traditional satellite TV business…

Dish Adds Subscribers for First Time Since 2017 on Sling TV Gains

Charlie Ergen's Dish Network on Thursday said it added 148,000 net TV subscribers in the third quarter as growth at streaming service Sling TV outweighed a customer drop in the traditional pay TV…