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

American Tower Data and Metrics

American Tower Financial Metrics

American Tower's revenue was reported to be $5.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 21% increase from the previous period.
$, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

5.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

970.4 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

1.9 b

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

56.1 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

787.2 m
American Tower's current market capitalization is $56.1 b.
$, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.4 b4.1 b4.8 b5.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Gross profit

3.3 b4.1 b4.7 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

2.1 b2.6 b3.1 b3.9 b


1.2 b1.5 b1.6 b1.9 b

EBIT margin, %


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
$, USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


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


7.3 b7.6 b9.9 b10.5 b


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

Additional Paid-in Capital

5.1 b5.8 b9.7 b10 b

Total Equity

3.6 b4.1 b6.7 b7 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
$, USDY, 2016


1.3 m

American Tower Market Value History

American Tower Job Categories

American Tower Median Salaries

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

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American Tower Company Life and Culture

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