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 Data and Metrics

AT&T Financial Metrics

AT&T's revenue was reported to be $163.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 12% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

163.8 b

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

13 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

24.3 b

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2017)

224.9 b

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

5.1 b


345.9 b
AT&T's current market capitalization is $224.9 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


128.8 b132.4 b146.8 b163.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

98.3 b120.2 b122 b139.4 b

Depreciation and amortization

18.4 b18.3 b22 b25.8 b


30.8 b12.2 b24.8 b24.3 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

3.9 b3.6 b4.1 b4.9 b

Net interest expense

1 m2

Pre tax profit

28.1 b10.4 b20.7 b19.8 b

Income tax expense

9.3 b3.6 b7 b6.5 b

Net Income

18.6 b6.4 b13.3 b13 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


3.3 b8.6 b5.1 b

Total Assets

277.8 b296.8 b402.7 b

Total Debt

74.8 b81.8 b126.2 b

Current Liabilities

35 b37.3 b47.8 b

Total Equity

91.5 b90.3 b123.6 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.8 x0.9 x1 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.3 x0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3 x3.3 x3.3 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

18.7 b6.7 b13.7 b

Accounts Receivable

1.3 b2.7 b535 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.5 b)5.3 b(3.5 b)

Capital Expenditures

(20.9 b)(21.2 b)(19.2 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(23.1 b)(18.3 b)(49.1 b)

Free Cash Flow

(22.5 b)(15.9 b)(22.7 b)
USDY, 2016


14.2 x


595.6 k

AT&T Operating Metrics

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

Wireless Customers

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

Video Connections

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

Broadband Connections

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

Video Subscribers

37.9 m37.7 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 and Social Media Presence

AT&T News and Updates

AT&T Company Life and Culture

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