IRDM - Iridium Communications Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
31.49
-0.39 (-1.22%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close31.88
Open31.95
Bid31.00 x 2200
Ask32.00 x 3100
Day's Range31.30 - 32.00
52 Week Range19.70 - 32.08
Volume672,619
Avg. Volume687,193
Market Cap4.128B
Beta (5Y Monthly)2.00
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.57
Earnings DateFeb 24, 2020
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target Est31.00
  • Does Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) Have A High Beta?
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    Does Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) Have A High Beta?

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  • Iridium Communications Finally Makes an Upside Breakout
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    Iridium Communications Finally Makes an Upside Breakout

    Prices pulled back to the $21-$20 area twice but since the October low the price movement is different. IRDM just pushed up to a new high with the On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line turning up and the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) oscillator is also turning positive. The weekly OBV line is at a new high and the MACD oscillator is in a bullish mode.

  • PR Newswire

    Iridium Announces Release Date For Fourth-quarter 2019 Financial Results

    Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: IRDM) ("Iridium") will host a conference call on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss the Company's fourth-quarter 2019 financial results. In advance of the call on February 25, 2020, Iridium will issue its fourth-quarter 2019 earnings press release, which will be available at http://www.iridium.com. To participate in the teleconference, callers can dial 1-412-902-6740 and ask for the Iridium Communications Inc. conference call. Please dial in five minutes prior to the scheduled start time to help ensure the conference call begins in a timely manner. The conference call will also be simultaneously webcast at http://www.iridium.com.

  • Iridium-AWS Collaboration Enables CloudConnect to Go Live
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    Iridium-AWS Collaboration Enables CloudConnect to Go Live

    Iridium (IRDM) teams up with Amazon Web Services to deploy its much-acclaimed satellite cloud-based solution, CloudConnect, to enhance the terrestrial coverage of IoT applications among users.

  • Iridium CloudConnect Goes Live, Extending IoT on Amazon Web Services Globally
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    Iridium CloudConnect Goes Live, Extending IoT on Amazon Web Services Globally

    Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced today that Iridium CloudConnect, the first and only satellite cloud-based solution offering truly global coverage for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, is now actively serving customers. This new service combines Iridium® IoT capabilities with Amazon Web Services (AWS) IoT and cloud services extending customers' IoT reach to the more than 80 percent of the Earth that lacks terrestrial coverage.

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  • Moody's

    Iridium Communications Inc. -- Moody's assigns B1 Corporate Family Rating to Iridium; affirms B1 senior secured credit facility rating in connection with proposed term loan upsizing and repayment of unsecured notes; outlook positive

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") assigned a B1 Corporate Family Rating (CFR) to Iridium Satellite LLC (Iridium or the Company), as well as a B1-PD Probability of Default (PDR), and SGL-1 Speculative Grade Liquidity (SGL) in connection with the proposed term loan upsizing and expected repayment of unsecured notes. Moody's affirmed the B1 rating on the upsized $1.75 billion senior secured first lien credit facilities. Iridium's credit facility consists of a 7-year, $1.65 billion Term Loan B (due 2026) following the proposed $200 million upsize, and a 5-year, $100 million Revolving credit facility (due 2024).

  • Iridium Secures Formal Approval for Global Maritime Service
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    Iridium Secures Formal Approval for Global Maritime Service

    The maritime service capabilities will allow Iridium (IRDM) to extend critical service to the growing fleet of ships in the waters of the Arctic and Antarctica.

  • Iridium is Now Formally Authorized to Provide GMDSS Service
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    Iridium is Now Formally Authorized to Provide GMDSS Service

    Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced that on December 19, 2019 a Letter of Compliance was signed by the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO), stating it has positively verified the operational and technical requirements as requested by the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for Iridium to provide Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) service. The Letter of Compliance was formally presented to Iridium CEO Matt Desch by the Director General of IMSO, Captain Moin Ahmed, during a ceremony at Iridium's headquarters on the morning of January 13, 2020. The issuance of the letter formally authorizes Iridium to now provide satellite GMDSS service, bringing truly global coverage and a choice of both network and equipment to this critical emergency service for the first time.

  • Amazon' Kuiper R&D Headquarter Plan Boosts Satellite Focus
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    Amazon' Kuiper R&D Headquarter Plan Boosts Satellite Focus

    Amazon (AMZN) eyes the former Macy's store at Redmond Town Center for Project Kuiper R&D headquarter.

  • Is Iridium Communications Inc.'s (NASDAQ:IRDM) CEO Overpaid Relative To Its Peers?
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    Is Iridium Communications Inc.'s (NASDAQ:IRDM) CEO Overpaid Relative To Its Peers?

    In 2006 Matt Desch was appointed CEO of Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM). First, this article will compare...

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    Is This the Best Way to Invest in Outer Space?

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  • Hedge Funds Have Never Been This Bullish On Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM)
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    Hedge Funds Have Never Been This Bullish On Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM)

    Is Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) a good place to invest some of your money right now? We can gain invaluable insight to help us answer that question by studying the investment trends of top investors, who employ world-class Ivy League graduates, who are given immense resources and industry contacts to put their financial expertise to […]

  • Iridium Continues GMDSS Readiness with Announcement of Launch Partners
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    Iridium Continues GMDSS Readiness with Announcement of Launch Partners

    Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) today announced the first seven companies it has authorized to provide its Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) services, planned for commercial introduction in the first half of 2020. The seven companies, Arion Communications, AST, Marlink, Marsat, NSSLGlobal, Satcom Global and Speedcast will be the first in the industry to provide truly global satellite GMDSS service to mariners, and the first to offer a new choice in satellite network and equipment. Iridium® GMDSS will be the first to feature all three GMDSS services - safety voice, distress alerting and maritime safety information messaging, as well as being able to utilize Iridium's global voice and data services – all in one cost-effective and compact terminal.

  • Moody's

    Iridium Communications Inc. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Iridium Communications Inc.

    Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Iridium Communications Inc. New York, November 22, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Iridium Communications Inc. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers.

  • Iridium Communications Should Eventually Break Out to the Upside
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    Iridium Communications Should Eventually Break Out to the Upside

    Iridium Communications : "I think it's got a great business model, and I think it's a buy," said Jim Cramer to one caller during the 'Lightning Round' segment of Mad Money Monday night. In this daily bar chart of IRDM, below, we can see that prices have been stuck in a sideways trading range since March with buying interest coming out around $20 and resistance appearing around $27-$28. Trading volume has declined from the middle of September and the daily On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line has shown weakness from April suggesting that sellers have been more aggressive for several months.

  • Baron Funds Has High Expectations for Iridium Communications
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    Baron Funds Has High Expectations for Iridium Communications

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  • PR Newswire

    Iridium Announces Closing of $1.45 Billion Refinancing

    MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM) today announced the closing of a $1.45 billion, seven-year term loan that sets the stage for the company to complete its financial transformation. The new credit agreement formally retires Iridium's previous credit facility initiated in 2010 and guaranteed by BPI France (formerly COFACE), which enabled Iridium to finance the Iridium® NEXT program. The term loan provides Iridium added financial flexibility to consider shareholder-friendly activities, including share buybacks, dividends and opportunistic strategic investments, coincident with anticipated reductions in net leverage.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents

    Edited Transcript of IRDM earnings conference call or presentation 29-Oct-19 12:30pm GMT

    Q3 2019 Iridium Communications Inc Earnings Call

  • Iridium Communications (IRDM) Reports Q3 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates
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    Iridium Communications (IRDM) Reports Q3 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates

    Iridium (IRDM) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 6.67% and 0.84%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

  • PR Newswire

    Iridium Announces Third-Quarter 2019 Results; Updates 2019 Outlook

    MCLEAN, Va. , Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: IRDM) ("Iridium") today reported financial results for the third quarter of 2019 and updated its full-year 2019 ...

  • Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM)
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    Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM)

    The Insider Monkey team has completed processing the quarterly 13F filings for the June quarter submitted by the hedge funds and other money managers included in our extensive database. Most hedge fund investors experienced strong gains on the back of a strong market performance, which certainly propelled them to adjust their equity holdings so as […]

  • Investors Who Bought Iridium Communications (NASDAQ:IRDM) Shares Three Years Ago Are Now Up 202%
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  • Iridium Adds Industry Powerhouse Intellian to Iridium Certus® Maritime Portfolio
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    Iridium Adds Industry Powerhouse Intellian to Iridium Certus® Maritime Portfolio

    Developed for Iridium's global network and designed to provide the fastest L-band broadband service in the industry, the C700 will deliver up to 352kbps transmission and 704kbps reception speeds through the Iridium Certus platform. Intellian's C700 terminal takes full advantage of the new capabilities made possible by Iridium Certus.

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