DIRECTV Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Media Company

DIRECTV has acquired 4 companies of its own. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

DIRECTV’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired 180 Connect for $105M. DIRECTV has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (25%) and digital media (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity4
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4

DIRECTV LLC (DIRECTV)

2260 East Imperial Highway,
El Segundo, California 90245
United States,
(310) 535-5000
www.directv.com

DIRECTV is a provider of digital television entertainment services delivering a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology, programming, and industry leading customer service to more than millions of customers in the U.S. and Latin America.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 4 - - - - - 4
vol $105M $105M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - 1 - - - - 1
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
LifeShield LLC 2017-07-27 - Divestiture
Yardley, Pennsylvania · www.lifeshield.com
LifeShield LLC 2013-06-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Yardley, Pennsylvania · www.lifeshield.com
180 Connect, Inc. 2008-04-18 105M USD Add-on Acquisition
Englewood, Colorado
ReplayTV, Inc. 2007-12-13 - Add-on Acquisition
Cupertino, California
Game Show Network LLC 1992-05-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Santa Monica, California · www.gsngames.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Game Show Network LLC 1992-05-07 Plumbee 2016-02-15 4
Santa Monica, California · www.gsngames.com London, United Kingdom · www.plumbee.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Safety/Security 1 (25%) - 1 (100%) -
Business Services 1 (25%) 105M (100%) - -
Digital Media 1 (25%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (25%) - - -
Total 4 $105M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 4 105M 1 -
  California 2 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - 1 -
  Colorado 1 105M - -
Total 4 $105M 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $105M
TOTAL $105M
Largest 180 Connect, Inc.
$105M (2008-04-18)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
1 (25%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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