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T-Mobile Netherlands sales fall 16% in Q4

Thursday 25 February 2016 | 09:26 CET | News
T-Mobile Netherlands reported fourth-quarter revenues down 16 percent year-on-year to EUR 340 million. The company blamed the sharp fall on a one-time benefit in Q4 2014, as well as tough competition and price pressure. EBITDA fell 31 percent to EUR 118 million, and the margin fell to 34.7 percent from 42.4 a year ago. Capital expenditure rose 27 percent to EUR 47 million, leading to free cash flow (EBITDA - capex) almost halving to EUR 71 million. Mobile service revenue fell 24 percent to EUR 233 million, while other revenues rose 11 percent to EUR 107 million. Postpaid ARPU dropped 21

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Companies: BEN / T-Mobile Netherlands
Countries: Netherlands
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