American Tower

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.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Boston, US
Founded
1995
Size (employees)
4,507 (est)
American Tower was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Boston, US

Key People 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

American Tower Office Locations

American Tower has offices in Boston, Woburn, Philadelphia, Marlborough and in 40 other locations
Boston, US (HQ)
116 Huntington Ave. 11th Floor
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American Tower Data and Metrics

American Tower Financial Metrics

American Tower's revenue was reported to be $1.6 b in Q1, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

1.6 b

Net income (Q1, 2017)

307.4 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

531.4 m

Market capitalization (17-Aug-2017)

60.1 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

712.8 m
American Tower's current market capitalization is $60.1 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

3.4 b4.1 b4.8 b5.8 b

Revenue growth, %

22%16%21%

Gross profit

3.3 b4.1 b4.7 b

Gross profit Margin, %

99%99%99%

Operating expense total

2.1 b2.6 b3.1 b3.9 b

EBIT

1.2 b1.5 b1.6 b1.9 b

EBIT margin, %

36%36%34%32%

Interest expense

458.3 m580.2 m820 k1.2 m

Interest income

9.7 m14 m16.5 m25.6 m

Pre tax profit

830 m1.1 b

Income tax expense

59.5 m62.5 m158 m(155.5 m)

Net Income

482.2 m803.2 m672 m970.4 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Revenue

1 b1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b

EBIT

402.5 m384.8 m420 m389.8 m400.9 m451.9 m432.8 m479.1 m531.4 m

EBIT margin, %

39%37%39%33%32%35%30%32%33%

Interest income

2.3 m3.9 m3 m4.4 m4.5 m3.5 m6.5 m6.4 m9.9 m

Pre tax profit

243.5 m217.1 m219.4 m171.1 m192 m310.4 m236 m285.8 m334.2 m

Net Income

221.7 m206.6 m195.5 m157.2 m97.7 m281.3 m192.5 m263.7 m307.4 m
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

151.1 m198.7 m227.4 m308.4 m

Current Assets

952.7 m948 m996.5 m1.7 b

PP&E

7.3 b7.6 b9.9 b10.5 b

Goodwill

3.7 b4 b4.1 b5.1 b

Accounts Payable

171.1 m90.4 m96.7 m118.7 m

Current Liabilities

924.8 m1.9 b1.2 b1.6 b

Total Liabilities

22.8 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

5.1 b5.8 b9.7 b10 b

Total Equity

3.6 b4.1 b6.7 b7 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Cash

283 m295.6 m323.4 m274.7 m287.4 m336.4 m410.5 m530.4 m712.8 m

Accounts Receivable

174.6 m198.1 m175.8 m212.9 m206.2 m217.5 m285.4 m273.9 m370 m

Current Assets

998.4 m996.9 m925.8 m940.6 m940.4 m1 b1.3 b1.4 b1.7 b

PP&E

7.6 b7.6 b9.4 b9.6 b9.8 b9.9 b10.6 b10.5 b10.7 b

Goodwill

3.9 b3.9 b4 b4 b4.1 b4.1 b5 b5 b5.4 b

Accounts Payable

132.7 m111 m72.5 m82.9 m99.6 m94.1 m120.6 m105.6 m109.4 m

Current Liabilities

2.2 b1.9 b1.7 b1 b1.4 b1.2 b1.7 b1.5 b3.2 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

5.8 b5.8 b9.6 b9.6 b9.7 b9.7 b9.8 b9.8 b10.1 b

Total Equity

4.4 b4.2 b7.4 b7.4 b6.7 b7 b6.8 b6.8 b7.4 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

482.2 m803.2 m672 m970.4 m

Depreciation and Amortization

800.1 m1 b1.3 b1.5 b

Accounts Receivable

(19 m)(85 m)(56 m)11.4 m

Accounts Payable

83.7 m34.7 m95.9 m(42.9 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.6 b2.1 b2.2 b2.7 b

Purchases of PP&E

(4.5 b)(1 b)(2 b)(1.4 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

3.5 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

221.7 m206.6 m195.5 m157.2 m97.7 m281.3 m192.5 m263.7 m307.4 m

Accounts Receivable

174.6 m198.1 m175.8 m212.9 m206.2 m

Accounts Payable

132.7 m111 m72.5 m82.9 m99.6 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

358.6 k

American Tower Market Value History

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American Tower Median Salaries

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