American Tower Corporation is a holding company. The company conducts its operations through its directly and indirectly owned subsidiaries and joint ventures. It is a wireless and broadcast communications infrastructure company that owns, operates and develops communications sites.
The company's primary business includes leasing antenna space on multi-tenant communications sites to wireless service providers, radio and television broadcast companies, wireless data providers, government agencies and municipalities and tenants in a number of other industries. This business is its rental and management operations.

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TypePublic
HQBoston, US
Founded1995
Size (employees)4,752 (est)+6%
Websiteamericantower.com
American Tower was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Boston, US
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Key People/Management at American Tower

James Taiclet

James Taiclet

Chairman
Tom Bartlett

Tom Bartlett

Evp & CFO
Ed DiSanto

Ed DiSanto

EVP & CAO & General Counsel & Secretary
Hal Hess

Hal Hess

EVP, International Operations & President
Steven Marshall

Steven Marshall

EVP & President
Amit Sharma

Amit Sharma

EVP & President
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American Tower Office Locations

American Tower has offices in Boston, Omaha, Baltimore, Orlando and in 40 other locations
Boston, (HQ)
116 Huntington Ave. 11th Floor
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American Tower Financials and Metrics

American Tower Revenue

American Tower's revenue was reported to be $5.79 b in FY, 2016 which is a 21.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

546.0m

Market capitalization (12-Dec-2018)

72.5b

Closing stock price (12-Dec-2018)

164.7
American Tower's current market capitalization is $72.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

3.4b4.1b4.8b5.8b

Revenue growth, %

22%16%21%

Operating expense total

2.1b3.2b3.9b

EBIT

1.2b1.5b1.6b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

807.9m984.1m1.0b1.0b1.1b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.4b1.5b1.6b1.7b1.7b

Operating expense total

499.0m630.5m629.0m653.4m659.2m784.6m837.0m837.2m1.0b1.0b1.1b1.1b1.1b

EBIT

308.9m353.6m402.5m384.8m420.0m389.8m400.9m451.9m432.8m479.1m531.4m576.9m561.2m

EBIT margin, %

38%36%39%37%39%33%32%35%30%32%33%35%33%
Annual
usdY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

247.3m884.0m330.2m368.6m293.6m293.6m313.5m320.7m320.7m787.2m

Accounts Receivable

151.1m151.1m198.7m227.4m227.4m308.4m

Inventories

Current Assets

952.7m952.7m948.0m996.5m996.5m1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

4.0b333.4m283.0m295.6m323.4m274.7m287.4m336.4m410.5m530.4m712.8m770.0m799.5m1.1b

Accounts Receivable

152.6m227.2m174.6m198.1m175.8m212.9m206.2m217.5m285.4m273.9m370.0m322.1m508.6m557.9m

Current Assets

4.7b1.0b998.4m996.9m925.8m940.6m940.4m1.0b1.3b1.4b1.7b1.8b2.0b2.8b2.4b

PP&E

5.9b7.3b7.6b7.6b9.4b9.6b9.8b9.9b10.6b10.5b10.7b10.7b10.8b11.1b11.3b11.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

482.2m803.2m672.0m970.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

800.1m1.0b1.3b1.5b

Accounts Payable

83.7m34.7m95.9m(42.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

163.2m193.3m221.7m206.6m195.5m352.7m97.7m281.3m473.8m737.5m307.4m695.9m1.0b972.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

184.9m245.8m245.4m249.1m263.5m591.9m341.6m739.4m1.1b421.1m817.5m1.2b896.0m1.3b

Accounts Payable

132.7m111.0m72.5m82.9m99.6m

Cash From Operating Activities

476.6m1.0b563.5m1.3b2.0b683.1m1.5b2.1b2.5b
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American Tower News and Updates

Telecom Tower Market 2018 Increasing Demand with Leading Key Players: American Tower, Cellnex Telecom, China Tower, Crown Castle, Indus Tower, IHS Holdings, SBA Communication, Telesites S.A.B. DE C.V, Telxius and PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure TBK

The global telecom tower market accounted for US$ 40.04 Bn in 2017 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 18.0% during the forecast period 2018 - 2025, to account to US$ 146.53 Bn by 2025. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

American Tower and Ruckus Networks Announce First Commercial CBRS Deployment at ISM Raceway

BOSTON and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) and Ruckus® Networks™, an ARRIS company, today announced the first commercial Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) Private LTE network deployment at International Speedway Corporation's...

Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca resolves loan dispute with American Tower

Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca said on Tuesday it had paid American Tower Corp what it owed for a roughly $92 million loan plus interest, resolving a dispute that had clouded the company's credit profile.

Brazil regulators approve American Tower purchase of Cemig assets

Brazilian competition authorities have approved American Tower Corp's acquisition of telecommunications assets owned by Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais SA, the government's official bulletin said on Wednesday.

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NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMT, BABA, CELG, ELY, and MPC. To see how InvestorsObserver's proprietary scoring system rates these stocks, view the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alert by selecting the corresponding link....

Distributed Antenna System Market Comprehensive Study by Leading Key Players: American Tower Corporation, AT&T, Bird Technologies

The key players profiled in the global Distributed Antenna System Market include Hahnemann Laboratories, Natural Health Supply, Boiron Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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American Tower Company Life and Culture

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American Tower Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was American Tower founded?

    American Tower was founded in 1995.

  • Who are American Tower key executives?

    American Tower's key executives are James Taiclet, Tom Bartlett and Ed DiSanto.

  • How many employees does American Tower have?

    American Tower has 4,752 employees.

  • What is American Tower revenue?

    Latest American Tower annual revenue is $5.8 b.

  • What is American Tower revenue per employee?

    Latest American Tower revenue per employee is $1.2 m.

  • Who are American Tower competitors?

    Competitors of American Tower include SBA Communications, Crown Castle and Nii Holdings.

  • Where is American Tower headquarters?

    American Tower headquarters is located at 116 Huntington Ave. 11th Floor, Boston.

  • Where are American Tower offices?

    American Tower has offices in Boston, Omaha, Baltimore, Orlando and in 40 other locations.

  • How many offices does American Tower have?

    American Tower has 44 offices.