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AT&T raises FY outlook after Q2 recovery in wireless, media businesses

Thursday 22 July 2021 | 13:31 CET | News
AT&T has raised its full-year outlook, after showing a strong recovery in second-quarter results at its wireless and media businesses. The company now expects 2-3 percent comparable sales growth this year, compared to an earlier forecast for 1 percent. This excludes the impact of the pending spin-off of DirecTV, which should be completed in the coming weeks. 

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