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Sprint raises EBITDA outlook, loses customers in Q1

Tuesday 29 April 2014 | 13:30 CET | News
Sprint raised its forecast for adjusted EBITDA this year after reporting a strong first quarter. The US mobile operator now expects a result of USD 6.7-6.9 billion in 2014, versus an earlier outlook of USD 6.5-6.7 billion. In Q1, adjusted EBITDA rose 22 percent year-on-year to USD 1.84 billion, while the net loss narrowed significantly to USD 177 million. The improvement was due to lower handset subsidies, as the company moved to installment payments, as well as lower customer care and service costs. Revenues increased marginally, to USD 8.88 billion from USD 8.79 billion a year ago, due to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nextel / Sprint
Countries: United States
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