Verizon Wireless service revenues fall 0.4% in Q1

Tuesday 21 April 2015 | 14:54 CET | News
Verizon reported a slowdown in mobile customer growth and a drop in wireless services revenues in the first quarter, amid intense competition in the US market. Total mobile revenues were up 6.9 percent year-on-year to USD 22.3 billion, as its new handset pricing Verizon Edge helped offset a 0.4 percent fall in service revenues to USD 17.9 billion. Sales through Edge increased to 39 percent of phone activations in the quarter from 25 percent in Q4 2014, and Verizon said the figure has since risen to nearly 50 percent. The wireless operating margin was flat year-on-year at 35.0 percent, and the

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