Tag Archives: GeoEye

GeoEye Offers To Buy DigitalGlobe For $792M; Matt O’Connell Comments

GeoEye Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY) has offered to acquire DigitalGlobe for approximately $792.7 million in cash and stock, or $17 per share. GeoEye CEO Matt O’Connell said in a Friday release that a combined company is better positioned to provide the government with geospatial intelligence and satellite imagery during an era …

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GovConExec Spring Issue Expands on Big Data Opportunities, Mergers

GovConExec, published by GovCon Wire’s parent company Executive Mosaic, released the Spring 2012 issue, providing the latest news and government contracting executive views on healthcare, mobility, the current budget environment as well as on the new market buzz big data. GovConExec explores how big data is impacting the contracting community …

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GeoEye 4Q International Revenue Jumps 45%, Operating Profit 12%

GeoEye Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY) has released financial results for the fourth quarter of its 2011 fiscal year ended Dec. 31. The company reported it realized a more than 12 percent increase in operating profit year-over-year to $26.6 million. It also said it generated $96.8 million in fourth quarter revenue, a …

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GeoEye 2011 Revenues Grow 5%

GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) released its third quarter financial results on Nov. 1, 2011. The company reported it has generated $259.6 million in revenue in the nine months ending Sept. 31, a 4.8 percent increase over the the $247.8 million it reported for the prior year period. “We renewed our service level agreement with …

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GeoEye to Provide Foundation for New Satellite Imagery Government Portals

GeoEye Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY) has won two awards worth more than $25 million, including an enhanced GEOINT delivery order from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. The order was awarded under the EnhancedView contract GeoEye won in August 2010. GeoEye will make satellite imagery readily accessible to licensed federal customers through the company’s EnhancedView web …

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GeoEye to Provide Navy Counter-Insurgency and Counter-Terrorism Analysis

The U.S. Navy has awarded GeoEye Analytics (NASDAQ: GEOY) a $6, 871, 826 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract performing threat, counter-insurgency, and counter-terrorism analysis to support intelligence analysis programs and operational organizations. The contract includes options which could bring the cumulative contract value to $22, 178, 709. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, …

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GeoEye Names Andy Dougherty to Leadership Role

GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) named Andy Dougherty vice president of Federal Information Services, Business Development. “We are adding federal sales leadership to drive broader adoption of our online access and analytics solutions across the Department of Defense, Intelligence, Homeland Security, and federal civil communities, ” Sales lead Chris Tully. “Andy brings …

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GeoEye Revenues Rise in New Report

GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) fiscal first quarter revenue of $86.6 million an increase of almost eight percent from the same period in 2010. “During the quarter, GeoEye achieved revenue growth and operating results that were in line with our expectations, ” said CEO Matt O’Connell said. “We have continued our focus …

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GeoEye to Work with Republic of the Maldives under New Deal

GeoEye (Nasdaq: GEOY) picked up a deal from the Republic of the Maldives to create a vessel monitoring system for fisheries management and safety. The firm “will build the secure infrastructure for a countrywide vessel monitoring system and supply 10 Osprey Personal Tracker terminals for a trial deployment.” “Our cost-effective …

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GeoEye Finalizes SPADAC Purchase

GeoEye, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEOY) has completed the purchase of geospatial predictive analysis firm SPADAC, Inc. for $46 million in cash and stock. As a wholly owned subsidiary, SPADAC will now be named GeoEye Analytics.

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