Sprint spectrum-backed financing deal finds willing takers
Mon Oct 24 17:48:59 EDT 2016
The move allows Sprint to generate $3.5 billion in funding, with another $3.5 billion possible; garners investment-grade ratings from agencies Sprint moved on its plans to raise $3.5 billion in funding through the initial offering of debt backed by a portion of the carriers spectrum holdings. The carrier reported three of its wholly owned subsidiaries [...]
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Sprint chooses DragonWave for microwave backhaul radios
Mon Oct 24 12:29:04 EDT 2016
The companies helping Sprint deploy its ambitious small cell network have been largely silent for more than a year, but now Canada’s DragonWave has announced its participation. Sprint will use DragonWave’s packet microwave radio systems for wireless backhaul. DragonWave, which has worked with Sprint in the past, said its portfolio includes “a range of products [...]
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T-Mobile again stomps Verizon, AT&T and Sprint in customer growth
Mon Oct 24 11:08:37 EDT 2016
Robust customer growth and increased consumer spending bolsters T-Mobile US bottom line, celebrated by investors with new 52-week high As expected, T-Mobile US posted industry leading third-quarter customer growth and continuing incremental improvements in financial results. For the quarter, the nations No. 3 carrier in terms of customer base said it added nearly 2 million [...]
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AT&TTime Warner deal faces scrutiny
Mon Oct 24 10:51:47 EDT 2016
$85.4 billion deal would be largest acquisition since Verizon bought out Vodafone “The future of video is mobile and the future of mobile is video,” AT&T told investors this weekend as it announced an ambitious plan to buy Time Warner for $107.50 per share. Time Warner stock opened lower this morning, trading around $87 per [...]
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