Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM)

23.95
NASDAQ : Communications
Prev Close 24.06
Day Low/High 23.94 / 24.22
52 Wk Low/High 16.64 / 28.24
Avg Volume 922.90K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 129.87M
Market Cap 3.12B
EPS -0.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Why Iridium Communications (IRDM) Stock is Surging Today

Why Iridium Communications (IRDM) Stock is Surging Today

Iridium Communications (IRDM) surged Thursday after the satellite communications company reported first-quarter earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations.

Iridium Communications (IRDM) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

Iridium Communications (IRDM) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

In trading on Monday, shares of Iridium Communications Inc crossed below their 200 day moving average of $6.73, changing hands as low as $6.58 per share. Iridium Communications Inc shares are currently trading down about 1% on the day.

Iridium Upgrades Ground Station Infrastructure Worldwide For Enhanced Reliability And Performance

Iridium Upgrades Ground Station Infrastructure Worldwide For Enhanced Reliability And Performance

Comprehensive Overhaul of Network Architecture, Software and Hardware in Advance of Iridium NEXT

International Maritime Organization To Consider Iridium Application To Be A Global Maritime Distress And Safety System Service Provider

International Maritime Organization To Consider Iridium Application To Be A Global Maritime Distress And Safety System Service Provider

Iridium Proposes to Enhance GMDSS Coverage and Redundancy for Maritime Safety Communications

The Value Portfolio Falls Behind

But it still has lots of firepower left.

First Week of IRDM May 17th Options Trading

First Week of IRDM May 17th Options Trading

Investors in Iridium Communications Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the May 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the IRDM options chain for the new May 17th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Iridium Communications Inc. Stock Upgraded (IRDM)

Iridium Communications Inc. Stock Upgraded (IRDM)

Iridium Communications (Nasdaq:IRDM) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: AXAS, DEPO, GIGM, IRDM, MAG, MTRN, NWN, XLS Downgrades: CLGX, DDD, GKNT, HMIN, SCLN, VII Initiations: CNOB Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Iridium And Rutgers University Partner For Challenger Glider Mission

Iridium And Rutgers University Partner For Challenger Glider Mission

Rutgers University's Coastal Ocean Observation Lab Will Gather an Unprecedented Dataset From All Five Ocean Basins

First Week of October 18th Options Trading For Iridium Communications (IRDM)

First Week of October 18th Options Trading For Iridium Communications (IRDM)

Investors in Iridium Communications Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the October 18th expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 226 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Facebook Shows Up on Satellite industry's Radar

Facebook Shows Up on Satellite industry's Radar

Reported $60 million bid for drone maker Titan Aerospace is miniscule investment that could have profound repercussions in connectivity arms race.

Iridium Chosen By ZTR Control Systems To Provide Satellite Connectivity To Its InReach Remote Monitoring Solution

Iridium Chosen By ZTR Control Systems To Provide Satellite Connectivity To Its InReach Remote Monitoring Solution

Leading Industrial Telematics Service Now Provides Dual Mode Tracking Capabilities and Global Coverage

Iridium Satellite Simulators Delivered For Iridium NEXT Launch Testing

Iridium Satellite Simulators Delivered For Iridium NEXT Launch Testing

Milestone Signifies Move From Design to Testing, Launch Preparedness

Iridium Communications Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for IRDM

Iridium Communications Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for IRDM

In trading on Thursday, shares of Iridium Communications Inc crossed above their 200 day moving average of $6.77, changing hands as high as $6.99 per share. Iridium Communications Inc shares are currently trading up about 9.2% on the day.

Iridium Communications (IRDM) Gains Despite Earnings Miss

Iridium Communications (IRDM) Gains Despite Earnings Miss

Shares of Iridium Communications (IRDM) are gaining Thursday despite the company missing analysts' earnings estimates for the fourth quarter.

Iridium Introduces The First Global Data Broadcast Service, Iridium Burst(SM)

Iridium Introduces The First Global Data Broadcast Service, Iridium Burst(SM)

New Service Utilizes Iridium's Robust Network to Transmit Data in Powerful Bursts to an Unlimited Number of Devices, Anywhere on Earth

Iridium Revolutionizes Personal Communications With Industry's First Global Portable Satellite Hotspot, Iridium GO!(TM)

Iridium Revolutionizes Personal Communications With Industry's First Global Portable Satellite Hotspot, Iridium GO!(TM)

Device Enables Voice and Data Communications on Smartphones and Tablets Anywhere in the World

Iridium Communications Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 10.6%

Iridium Communications Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 10.6%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 01/15/2014 settlement date, which shows a 1,108,614 share increase in total short interest for Iridium Communications Inc , to 11,560,045, an increase of 10.61% since 12/31/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

First Week of March 22nd Options Trading For Iridium Communications (IRDM)

First Week of March 22nd Options Trading For Iridium Communications (IRDM)

Investors in Iridium Communications Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the March 22nd expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the IRDM options chain for the new March 22nd contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

4 Stocks Under $10 Moving Higher

4 Stocks Under $10 Moving Higher

When a stock makes a large-percentage move, it is often just the start of a new major trend -- a trend that can lead to huge profits.

Short Interest Moves 14.2% Lower For IRDM

Short Interest Moves 14.2% Lower For IRDM

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 12/31/2013 settlement date, which shows a 1,730,498 share decrease in total short interest for Iridium Communications Inc , to 10,451,431, a decrease of 14.21% since 12/13/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Final Tweaks to 2014 Winning Value Portfolio

We'll swap out a small-cap industrial for a small-cap communications tech firm.

TheStreet Quant Rating: C (Hold)