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AT&T improves margins on slow customer growth in Q3

Monday 24 October 2016 | 08:34 CET | News
AT&T announced an increase in its annual dividend alongside third-quarter results and said it's on track to meet or exceed its full-year guidance. AT&T's quarterly dividend will increase 2.1 percent to USD 0.49 per share, taking the annual dividend to USD 1.96 per share. In the third quarter, AT&T reported net profit up to USD 3.3 billion from USD 3.0 billion a year ago, while adjusted EPS was stable at USD 0.74. Revenues rose 4.9 percent to USD 40.9 billion, driven by the acquisition of DirecTV in July 2015. Excluding the takeover and currency effects, revenues were essentially flat, as

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