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)
Boston, US
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

Tom Bartlett

Tom Bartlett

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 36 other locations
Boston, US (HQ)
116 Huntington Ave. 11th Floor

American Tower Metrics

American Tower Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$5.8 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Net income (2016)

$970.4 m

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$50.1 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$787.2 m
American Tower's current market capitalization is $50.1 b.
American Tower's revenue was reported to be $5.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 21.3% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$3.4 b$4.1 b$4.8 b$5.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Gross profit

$3.3 b$4.1 b$4.7 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

$2.1 b$2.6 b$3.1 b$3.9 b


$1.2 b$1.5 b$1.6 b$1.9 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$458.3 m$580.2 m$820 k$1.2 m

Interest income

$9.7 m$14 m$16.5 m$25.6 m

Pre tax profit

$830 m$1.1 b

Income tax expense

$59.5 m$62.5 m$158 m($155.5 m)

Net Income

$482.2 m$803.2 m$672 m$970.4 m
Y, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


$247.3 m$884 m$330.2 m$368.6 m$293.6 m$313.5 m$320.7 m$787.2 m

Accounts Receivable

$151.1 m$198.7 m$227.4 m$308.4 m


Current Assets

$952.7 m$948 m$996.5 m$1.7 b


$7.3 b$7.6 b$9.9 b$10.5 b


$3.7 b$4 b$4.1 b$5.1 b

Accounts Payable

$171.1 m$90.4 m$96.7 m$118.7 m

Current Liabilities

$924.8 m$1.9 b$1.2 b$1.6 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

$5.1 b$5.8 b$9.7 b$10 b

Total Equity

$3.6 b$4.1 b$6.7 b$7 b
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$482.2 m$803.2 m$672 m$970.4 m

Depreciation and Amortization

$800.1 m$1 b$1.3 b$1.5 b

Accounts Receivable

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


Accounts Payable

$83.7 m$34.7 m$95.9 m($42.9 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

$1.6 b$2.1 b$2.2 b$2.7 b

Purchases of PP&E

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

Cash From Financing Activities

$3.5 b

American Tower Market Value History

American Tower Job Categories

American Tower Median Salaries

Source: 80 public H-1B filings from American Tower

American Tower News

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