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Last $10.41 USD
Change Today -0.06 / -0.57%
Volume 452.8K
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iridium communications inc (IRDM) Details

Iridium Communications Inc. provides mobile voice and data communications services through satellite to businesses, the U.S. and foreign governments, non-governmental organizations, and consumers worldwide. It offers postpaid mobile voice and data satellite communications services; prepaid mobile voice satellite communications services; broadband data services; and machine-to-machine services for sending and receiving data from fixed and mobile assets in remote locations to a central monitoring station. The company also provides other services, such as inbound connections from the public switched telephone network, short message services, subscriber identity module, activation, customer reactivation, and other peripheral services. In addition, it offers voice and data solutions, including personnel tracking devices; asset tracking devices for equipment, vehicles, and aircraft; aircraft and submarine communications applications; specialized communications solutions for high-value individuals; mobile communications and data devices for the military and intelligence community, such as secure satellite handsets, as well as offers voice, netted voice, data, messaging, and paging services; and maintenance services for the department of defense’s dedicated gateway. Further, the company provides satellite handsets, personal connectivity devices, Wi-Fi accessories, voice and data modems, broadband data devices, and machine-to-machine data devices; and various accessories for its devices that include batteries, holsters, earbud headphones, portable auxiliary antennas, antenna adaptors, USB data cables, and charging units; and engineering and support services. The company sells its products and services to commercial end users wholesale distribution network, service providers, value-added resellers, and value-added manufacturers. As of December 31, 2013, it had approximately 739,000 billable subscribers. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.

233 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Founded in 2000

iridium communications inc (IRDM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative...
Total Annual Compensation: $480.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $420.0K
Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $316.1K
Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Total Annual Compensation: $312.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

iridium communications inc (IRDM) Key Developments

Iridium Communications Inc. Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Affirms Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Iridium Communications Inc. announced consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $97,007,000 against $98,032,000 a year ago. Operating profit was $33,473,000 against $28,344,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $33,579,000 against $27,132,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to common stockholders was $17,160,000 against $14,793,000 a year ago. Operational EBITDA was $52,473,000 against $51,629,000 a year ago. Net income was $21.0 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2015, as compared to $16.5 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. Capital expenditures was $50,053,000 against $58,519,000 a year ago. Net debt was $737,071,000 against $714,779,000 a year ago. The company affirmed its full-year 2015 outlook for total service revenue growth and OEBITDA. The company continues to expect: total service revenue growth between 3% and 6% for the full-year 2015; and full-year 2015 OEBITDA is expected to be between $230 million and $240 million.

Iridium Communications Inc. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 30, 2015

Iridium Communications Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 8:30 AM, US Eastern Standard Time on Apr 30, 2015

Iridium Communications Inc., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 30, 2015

Iridium Communications Inc., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 30, 2015


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