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Ascent Capital Group is a company that provides security alarm monitoring and related services to residential and business subscribers. The company provides monitoring services for alarm signals arising from burglaries, fires, medical alerts, and other events through security systems at customers' premises. It also offers home automation services, including remote activation and control of security systems, support for video monitoring, flood sensors, automated garage door, and door lock capabilities. Ascent Capital Group merged with and into its subsidiary Monitronics International.
StateClosed
TypePublic
Founded2000
HQGreenwood Village, US
Websiteascentcapitalgroupinc.com

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)1,190(-10%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$540.4 M(-2%)
Share Price (Jul 2019)$0.9 (-14%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Ascent Capital Group

William R. Fitzgerald

William R. Fitzgerald

Chairman of the Board of Ascent Capital Group, Inc
Jeffery Gardner

Jeffery Gardner

Chief Executive Officer of Monitronics International, Inc
William E. Niles

William E. Niles

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Ascent Capital Group, Inc
Fred Graffam

Fred Graffam

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of MONI Smart Security and Ascent Capital Group, Inc
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Ascent Capital Group Office Locations

Ascent Capital Group has an office in Greenwood Village
Greenwood Village, US (HQ)
5251 DTC Pkwy #1000
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Ascent Capital Group Financials and Metrics

Ascent Capital Group Revenue

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Ascent Capital Group's revenue was reported to be $540.36 m in FY, 2018
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Revenue (Q2, 2019)

128.1m

Gross profit (Q2, 2019)

99.6m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2019), %

77.7%

Net income (Q2, 2019)

628.9m

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

17.9m

Market capitalization (11-Jul-2019)

12.0m

Closing stock price (11-Jul-2019)

0.9

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

29.8m
Ascent Capital Group's current market capitalization is $12 m.
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Ascent Capital Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Ascent Capital Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Ascent Capital Group News and Updates

Ascent Capital Group Stockholders Approve Merger With Monitronics International

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent”) (OTC: ASCMA, ASCMB) today announced that Ascent stockholders approved the proposal (the “merger proposal”) to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger, by and between Ascent and Monitronics International, Inc. …

Ascent Capital Group Announces Financial Results for the Three and Six Months Ended June 30, 2019

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent” or the “Company”) (OTC: ASCMA, ASCMB) has reported results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019. Ascent is a holding company that owns Monitronics International, Inc., ("Monitronics", doing busines…

Ascent Capital Group Announces Date of Special Meeting of Stockholders

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent”) today announced that a special meeting of stockholders of Ascent will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., Mountain Time, at the corporate offices of Ascent, 5251 DTC Parkway, Second Floor Co…

Ascent Capital Group Series A Common Stock to Retain “ASCMA” Ticker Symbol

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent”) today announced that, after further review, FINRA and the OTC Markets have determined that Ascent’s Series A common stock, par value $0.01 per share, may again be quoted on the OTC Markets under the symbol “A…

Ascent Capital Group Announces Suspension From Nasdaq Effective July 12, 2019

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent”) (NASDAQ: ASCMA) today announced that it has received notice from The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“NASDAQ”) that Ascent’s Series A common stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “Series A common stock”), will be su…

Ascent Capital Group Announces Voluntary Delisting From Nasdaq

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent”) (NASDAQ: ASCMA), today announced that it has voluntarily notified The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“NASDAQ”) of its intent to withdraw its Series A common stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “Series A common st…
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Ascent Capital Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ascent Capital Group founded?

    Ascent Capital Group was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Ascent Capital Group key executives?

    Ascent Capital Group's key executives are William R. Fitzgerald, Jeffery Gardner and William E. Niles.

  • How many employees does Ascent Capital Group have?

    Ascent Capital Group has 1,190 employees.

  • What is Ascent Capital Group revenue?

    Latest Ascent Capital Group annual revenue is $540.4 m.

  • What is Ascent Capital Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Ascent Capital Group revenue per employee is $454.1 k.

  • Who are Ascent Capital Group competitors?

    Competitors of Ascent Capital Group include Bay Alarm, NAPCO Security Technologies and Vivint.

  • Where is Ascent Capital Group headquarters?

    Ascent Capital Group headquarters is located at 5251 DTC Pkwy #1000, Greenwood Village.

  • Where are Ascent Capital Group offices?

    Ascent Capital Group has an office in Greenwood Village.

  • How many offices does Ascent Capital Group have?

    Ascent Capital Group has 1 office.