Traders purchased shares of Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH) on weakness during trading on Tuesday. $163.98 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $130.61 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $33.37 million into the stock. Of all companies tracked, Dish Network Corp. had the 11th highest net in-flow for the day. Dish Network Corp. traded down ($4.29) for the day and closed at $49.19

DISH has been the subject of several research reports. Wells Fargo & Co. reissued a “buy” rating and set a $119.00 price objective on shares of Dish Network Corp. in a research note on Friday, June 3rd. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $50.73 target price (down previously from $80.00) on shares of Dish Network Corp. in a research report on Friday, June 3rd. Pivotal Research raised their target price on Dish Network Corp. from $81.00 to $82.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 20th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $83.00 target price (up previously from $79.00) on shares of Dish Network Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, April 19th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Dish Network Corp. in a research report on Saturday, June 4th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating, eight have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $67.82.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $52.25 and a 200-day moving average price of $48.74. The firm has a market cap of $22.87 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.28.

Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.17. The firm earned $3.84 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.86 billion. Dish Network Corp.’s quarterly revenue was up .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.70 EPS. Equities research analysts predict that Dish Network Corp. will post $3.05 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In related news, EVP R Stanton Dodge sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.79, for a total value of $975,800.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 20,637 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,006,879.23. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

A number of institutional investors recently made changes to their positions in DISH. TD Asset Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Dish Network Corp. by 29.1% in the fourth quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 18,658 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,067,000 after buying an additional 4,210 shares during the last quarter. Andra AP fonden raised its position in shares of Dish Network Corp. by 64.7% in the fourth quarter. Andra AP fonden now owns 25,700 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,470,000 after buying an additional 10,100 shares during the last quarter. GAM Holding AG raised its position in shares of Dish Network Corp. by 235.8% in the fourth quarter. GAM Holding AG now owns 26,145 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,495,000 after buying an additional 18,358 shares during the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management CO. LTD. raised its position in shares of Dish Network Corp. by 7.6% in the fourth quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management CO. LTD. now owns 28,179 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,611,000 after buying an additional 1,995 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Trexquant Investment LP raised its position in shares of Dish Network Corp. by 595.2% in the fourth quarter. Trexquant Investment LP now owns 29,200 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,670,000 after buying an additional 25,000 shares during the last quarter.

DISH Network Corporation is a holding company. The Company operates through two segments: DISH and Wireless. It offers Pay-TV services under the DISH brand and the Sling brand (collectively Pay-TV services). The DISH branded Pay-TV service consists of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licenses authorizing it to use direct broadcast satellite (DBS) and Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) spectrum, its owned and leased satellites, receiver systems, third-party broadcast operations, customer service facilities, a leased fiber optic network, in-home service and call center operations, and certain other assets utilized in its operations.

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