ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) today reported total revenue of $799 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 compared to $826 million for the corresponding period in 2014.
EchoStar reported net income attributable to EchoStar common stock of $33.4 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.36 for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, compared with net income attributable to EchoStar common stock of $12.7 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.14 during the corresponding period in 2014.
Detailed financial data and other information are available in EchoStar's Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
EchoStar will host its first quarter 2015 financial results conference call today at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The dial-in numbers are 1-877-815-1625 (US) and 716-247-5178 (International), Conference ID # 35397259.
This press release may contain statements that are forward looking, as that term is defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on management's beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management. When used in this release, the words "believe," "anticipate," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "project," "plans," and similar expressions and the use of future dates are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Although management believes that the expectations reflected in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that these expectations will prove to have been correct. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. These statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties,
and assumptions. See "Risk Factors" in EchoStar's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014 and Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission and in the other documents EchoStar files with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time.
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite and video delivery solutions. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., and conducting business around the globe, EchoStar is a pioneer in secure communications technologies through its EchoStar Satellite Services, EchoStar Technologies Corporation and Hughes Network Systems business segments.
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