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Ascent Capital Group, Inc., through its subsidiary, Monitronics International, Inc., provides security alarm monitoring and related services to residential and business subscribers in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. It monitors signals arising from burglaries, fires, medical alerts, and other events through security systems at subscribers’ premises, as well as provides customer service and technical support. The company offers a range of residential security services, including hands-free two-way voice communication with the monitoring center, cellular options, and an interactive service option, which allows the customer to control their security system using a computer or smart phone. It also provides contract monitoring services to other security alarm companies for monitoring their accounts on a wholesale basis. Ascent Capital Group, Inc. markets its services through a network of authorized dealers. The company was formerly known as Ascent Media Corporation and changed its name to Ascent Capital Group, Inc. in July 2011. Ascent Capital Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

1,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 2008

ascent capital group inc-a (ASCMA) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $808.4K
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $383.0K
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $446.1K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $421.5K
Senior Vice President of Corporate Developmen...
Total Annual Compensation: $369.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

ascent capital group inc-a (ASCMA) Key Developments

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. reported consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net revenue of $135.9 million, an increase of 2.3% compared to $132.8 million for the three months ended December 31, 2013. Total adjusted EBITDA was $88,934,000 against $86,291,000 a year ago. Net loss from continuing operations was $6,567,000 against $16,471,000 a year ago. For the year, the company’s net revenue was $539,449,000 against $451,033,000 a year ago. Operating income was $78,198,000 against $71,556,000 a year ago. Loss from continuing operations before income taxes was $34,028,000 against $18,330,000 a year ago. Net loss from continuing operations was $37,448,000 or $2.75 per basic and diluted share against $21,600,000 or $1.55 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net loss was $37,752,000 or $2.77 per basic and diluted share against $21,471,000 or $1.54 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $233,870,000 against $212,233,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $7,769,000 against $9,939,000 a year ago. Total adjusted EBITDA was $354,805,000 against $304,474,000 a year ago.

Ascent Capital Mulls Acquisitions

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ASCM.A) intends to pursue acquisitions. Ascent had $135.2 million of cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities. A portion of these assets may be used to decrease debt obligations or fund stock repurchases, strategic acquisitions or investment opportunities.

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Feb 26, 2015

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on Feb 26, 2015


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