DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH)

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Customer Service Hall of Shame

Every company in the United States likes to promise an exceptional customer experience. Yet some corporations do a truly abysmal job keeping that promise -- these companies provide very poor ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ford, GM, Hecla Mining, Vale, Waste Management and More

Stocks have been hitting new all-time highs, and Tuesday's opening bell was indicated to open higher. Stocks are valued at about 18 times forward earnings on the S&P 500 Index, ...
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Verizon and AT&T: Perfect Stocks as Market Runs Higher

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) are not flash companies in the world of high tech, but they have been perfect investments as the market has ...
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Pay-TV Players Offer Alternative to FCC Set-Top Box Proposal

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) was among the parties proposing an alternative to a proposal put forth by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in February that would uncouple ...
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The Worst Companies to Work For

Keeping employees happy can only improve a company’s bottom line. Employee satisfaction can significantly impact the productivity, sales, and reputation of any company. Despite its importance, many companies struggle to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Avon Products, Big Lots, Broadcom, Deere, Dish, Union Pacific, Yelp and More

Stocks were digesting a serious curve ball after a very weak payrolls report, and that might have just delayed the expected rate hike timing. It remains up for debate whether ...
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Jefferies Makes Big Changes to Franchise Picks Stock Portfolio

With the market just a few weeks away from the proverbial summer doldrums, which by the way, could be less dull this year, many of the top firms we cover on Wall ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Automaker Volkswagen now has the worst reputation of any major company in the United States. E-retailer has the best reputation, and Apple moved into second place, beating rival Samsung, ...
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Dish Earnings Top Estimates

Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company said it had $0.84 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.79 billion ...
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Jefferies Has 3 Top Blue Chip Value Stocks to Buy Now

The tide for the markets may be starting to turn, and the follow through Monday on the heels of last week's positive trading may be just what investors need to ...
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FCC Approves Set-Top Box Change

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday approved by a three-to-two vote along political party lines FCC chairman Tom Wheeler's proposed rules to separate the proprietary set-top cable or satellite ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cerner, Intel, Peabody Energy, Rackspace, Weyerhaeuser, Whole Foods and More

Stocks were indicated higher again on Wednesday, which might make for a three-day rally. Is it possible that investors are wanting to rejoin their prior four-year trend of buying pullbacks? ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Dish, First Data, Level 3, Regions, SolarCity, Tesla, Twitter, Visa and More

Stocks had tried to find some footing this week, but now the pressure from European banks was too much and stocks were getting pounded. Fed Chair Janet Yellen was not ...
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Pay-TV Operators in FCC Sights

The first sentence of a proposal released Wednesday by Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler surely sent shivers up and down the spines of cable and satellite operators, "Ninety-nine ...
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America’s Most Hated Companies

Today's rapid and near-ubiquitous dissemination of news and information means corporations, too, can be more vulnerable to public opinion. For many companies, recovering from a bad reputation can seem impossible. ...
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