DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) has a beta value of 2.16 and has seen 4,511,600 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $24.24 Billion, closed the last trade at $45.97 per share which meant it gained $1.52 on the day or 3.42% during that session. The DISH stock price is -0.37% off its 52-week high price of $46.14 and 55.6% above the 52-week low of $20.41. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 2.7 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 4.77 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that DISH Network Corporation (DISH) is a Hold stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.6. 2 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 10 out of 18 have rated it as a Hold, with 6 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $0.85.
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) trade information
Sporting 3.42% in the green in last session, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Tuesday, May 04 when the DISH stock price touched $46.15- or saw a rise of 0.39%. Year-to-date, DISH Network Corporation shares have moved 42.15%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 8.27%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) have changed 24.92%. Short interest in the company has seen 31.1 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 6.52.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $44.12, which means that the shares’ value could jump -4.02% from current levels. The projected low price target is $15 while the price target rests at a high of $88. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +91.43% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -67.37% from current levels.
DISH Network Corporation (DISH) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that DISH Network Corporation shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +80.35% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 4.3%, compared to 7.5% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however Increased its growth outlook for the 2021 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are 9% and -11.6% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be +12.5%.
12 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $4.44 Billion for the current quarter. 12 have an estimated revenue figure of $4.41 Billion for the next quarter concluding in September 01, 2021. Year-ago sales stood $3.1 Billion and $3.56 Billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by 43.3% for the current quarter and 23.8% for the next.
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was +11.9% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest +15.9%.
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH)’s Major holders
Insiders own 14.15% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 85.29% with a share float percentage of 99.34%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with DISH Network Corporation having a total of 648 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Dodge & Cox Inc with over 34.5 Million shares worth more than $1.12 Billion. As of December 30, 2020, Dodge & Cox Inc held 11.94% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Vanguard Group Inc. (The), with the holding of over 25.83 Million shares as of December 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $835.43 Million and represent 8.94% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Dodge & Cox Stock Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of December 30, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 7.47% shares in the company for having 21579937 shares of worth $697.9 Million while later fund manager owns 6.89 Million shares of worth $222.85 Million as of December 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.39% of company’s outstanding stock.