AT&T is a telecommunications company that provides wireless communications, local exchange, and long-distance services for consumers and businesses in the United States and internationally. The company offers its services in two segments: wireless and wireline. Its wireless segment offers various wireless voice, data, text, and other services. This segment sells various handsets, wirelessly-enabled computers, and wireless data cards for personal computers through its owned stores, agents, and third-party retail stores. The company’s wireline segment provides data services such as switched and dedicated transport, DSL internet access, network integration, managed web hosting, packet, and enterprise networking services as well as local, interstate, and international wholesale networking capacity solutions to other service providers.
Company Growth (employees)
Dallas, US
Size (employees)
268,000 (est)
AT&T was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in Dallas, US

Key People at AT&T

Randall  Stephenson

Randall Stephenson

Thaddeus Arroyo

Thaddeus Arroyo

John Stephens

John Stephens

William A. Blase

William A. Blase

Senior EVP, HR
David McAtee

David McAtee

SEVP & General Counsel
Lori Lee

Lori Lee

John Donovan

John Donovan

CSO & Group President
David Huntley

David Huntley


AT&T Office Locations

AT&T has an office in Dallas
Dallas, US (HQ)
208 S. Akard St

AT&T Metrics

AT&T Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$163.8 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Net income (2016)

$13 b

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$259.2 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

$5.1 b
AT&T's current market capitalization is $259.2 b.
  • Source: SEC Filings
AT&T's revenue was reported to be $163.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 123661440.1% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$128.8 b$132.4 b$132.4 k$163.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$51.2 b$59.4 b$12

Gross profit

$77.6 b$73.1 b$132.4 k

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

$3 m$4

R&D expense

$3 m$10

General and administrative expense

$4 m$17

Operating expense total

$98.3 b$60.1 b$10


($18 m)($20)

EBITDA margin, %



$29.8 b$11.6 b$4

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$5 m$6

Interest income

$10 m$11

Net interest expense

$1 m$2

Pre tax profit

$4 m$6

Income tax expense

$4 m$6

Net Income

$18.6 b$6.5 b$6.2 k$13 b
  • Source: SEC Filings
Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015


$4.9 b$3.3 b$8.6 b$5.1 b
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

($1.5 b)$5.3 b($3.5 b)

AT&T Operating Metrics

Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2015Q3, 2016FY, 2016

Video Connections

3.79 m4.54 m5.46 m5.94 m37.93 m

Wireless Customers

103.25 m106.96 m110.38 m120.55 m137.32 m144 m

Broadband Connections

16.43 m16.39 m16.43 m16.03 m15.78 m15.6 mA

Video Subscribers

37.9 mA37.7 m

AT&T Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Time WarnerOctober 22, 2016$85.4 b
QuickPlay MediaMay 16, 2016
Carrier IQDecember 30, 2015
DIRECTVJuly 24, 2015$48.5 b
IusacellNovember 07, 2014$2.5 b
Leap WirelessJuly 12, 2013$1.2 b
NextWave WirelessAugust 02, 2012$50 m
Superclick NetworksSeptember 26, 2011$15 m
XanbooDecember 06, 2010
Centennial Communications CorpNovember 06, 2009$944 m
PlusmoSeptember 30, 2009
Sterling CommerceFebruary 22, 2009$3.9 b
WayportNovember 10, 2008$275 m
Edge WirelessDecember 04, 2007
Dobson CommunicationsNovember 15, 2007

AT&T Market Value History

AT&T Revenue Breakdown

AT&T Median Salaries

Source: 953 public H-1B filings from AT&T

AT&T Online Presence

AT&T News

AT&T Company Life

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