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French telecom market Q4: Orange stable market leader, small recovery at SFR and Bouygues, Iliad still going strong

Thursday 30 March 2017 | 14:58 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
France's top four telecom operators generated revenues of EUR 10.2 billion in revenues in the last quarter of 2016, up 2.8 percent from a year earlier. EBITDA rose a stronger 8.7 percent to EUR 3.55 billion, and the sector's margin appears to be turning higher. Capital expenditure increased by 3.3 percent to EUR 2.10 billion, and free cash flow increased slightly to 14.2 percent of revenues. Orange is the clear market leader, while SFR and Bouygues Telecom are feeling the pressure from Iliad, which is progressing well with its brand Free. Iliad is showing the strongest revenue growth still,

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Categories: General
Companies: Altice Europe / Bouygues Telecom / Iliad / Numericable-SFR / Orange France / SFR
Countries: France
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