Last $87.72 USD
Change Today +0.47 / 0.54%
Volume 9.8M
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directv (DTV) Snapshot

Open
$87.68
Previous Close
$87.25
Day High
$87.94
Day Low
$87.10
52 Week High
05/13/14 - $89.46
52 Week Low
10/9/13 - $57.40
Market Cap
44.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.9M
EPS TTM
$5.88
Shares Outstanding
502.2M
EX-Date
02/9/98
P/E TM
14.9x
Dividend
--
Dividend Yield
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Current Stock Chart for DIRECTV (DTV)

directv (DTV) Details

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. The company was formerly known as The DIRECTV Group, Inc. and changed its name to DIRECTV in May 2009. DIRECTV was founded in 1977 and is based in El Segundo, California. DIRECTV is a former subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation.

28,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/30/14
Founded in 1977

directv (DTV) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $842.8K
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice P...
Total Annual Compensation: $930.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

directv (DTV) Key Developments

DIRECTV Announces Change of Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer

On September 12, 2014, Steven Adams was named as Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of DIRECTV effective immediately. Mr. Adams, age 44, succeeded to the role of Chief Accounting Officer from Patrick Doyle, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, who had assumed responsibility as Chief Accounting Officer on an interim basis. Mr. Adams has served as vice president and general auditor of DIRECTV since November 2011, responsible for leading the Company's internal audit function. Prior to that, Mr. Adams was vice president of financial reporting and analysis for DIRECTV beginning in January 2008.

Raycom Media Restores 43 Local Stations to DIRECTV Homes

DIRECTV and Raycom Media have entered into a new agreement that will restore Raycom Media's 43 local broadcast stations into DIRECTV customers' homes immediately. The resolution guarantees New Orleans Saints, Cleveland Browns and other NFL fans will see their home team's opening games starting at 1 p.m. ET this afternoon. Terms were not disclosed.

HeckArt Studios Inks Output Deal with DirecTV

HeckArt Studios announced signing a 5-year output agreement with DIRECTV. HeckArt Studios will world premiere select films on DIRECTV that will run exclusively on the platform weeks before being released in theatres. HeckArt Studios will leverage the buzz generated during DIRECTV's exclusive window to launch a movie onto other platforms, including a theatrical run, a strategy that flips the traditional theatres-first model on its ear.

 

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Valuation DTV Industry Range
Price/Earnings 16.0x
Price/Sales 1.4x
Price/Book NM Not Meaningful
Price/Cash Flow 7.7x
TEV/Sales 0.7x
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