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Charter Communications is a television, internet and voice company. It does business under the trade name of Spectrum. The company offers a full range of services to residential subscribers including cable TV, high-speed internet, Voice over IP (VoIP) telephone, and entertainment packages. Its services for businesses include internet access, data networking, phone, and wireless backhaul.
TypePublic
Founded1993
HQStamford, US
Websitespectrum.com
Culture scoreC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)95,100(-2%)
Job Openings1,142
Revenue (FY, 2019)$45.8 B(+5%)
Share Price (May 2020)$503.4 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Charter Communications

Thomas Rutledge

Thomas Rutledge

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Winfrey

Christopher Winfrey

CFO
John Bickham

John Bickham

President and Chief Operating Officer
David Ellen

David Ellen

Senior Executive Vice President
Thomas Adams

Thomas Adams

Executive Vice President, Field Operations
James Blackley

James Blackley

Executive Vice President, Engineering and Information Technology
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Charter Communications Office Locations

Charter Communications has an office in Stamford
Stamford, US (HQ)
400 Atlantic St 9th Floor
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Charter Communications Financials and Metrics

Charter Communications Revenue

Charter Communications's revenue was reported to be $45.76 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

11.7b

Net income (Q1, 2020)

467.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

1.8b

Market capitalization (15-May-2020)

103.9b

Closing stock price (15-May-2020)

503.4
Charter Communications's current market capitalization is $103.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

29.0b41.6b43.6b45.8b

Revenue growth, %

197%43%5%

Cost of goods sold

18.7b26.5b27.9b

Gross profit

10.3b15.0b15.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

2.5b6.2b10.0b10.2b10.4b10.5b10.7b10.9b10.9b43.6b11.2b11.3b11.5b11.7b

Cost of goods sold

1.7b4.0b6.5b6.6b6.6b6.7b6.8b6.9b7.0b7.2b7.2b

Gross profit

859.0m2.2b3.6b3.6b3.8b3.8b3.8b4.0b3.9b4.0b4.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

34%35%35%35%37%36%36%37%36%35%36%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.5b621.0m551.0m3.5b

Accounts Receivable

1.4b1.6b1.7b2.2b

Prepaid Expenses

333.0m299.0m446.0m761.0m

Current Assets

3.3b2.6b2.7b6.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

1.3b555.0m1.2b2.9b694.0m2.2b576.0m773.0m612.0m551.0m1.5b696.0m508.0m

Accounts Receivable

253.0m1.3b1.2b1.3b1.5b1.7b1.4b1.6b1.7b1.7b1.6b2.1b2.3b

Prepaid Expenses

81.0m430.0m374.0m435.0m381.0m316.0m413.0m358.0m381.0m446.0m722.0m574.0m596.0m

Current Assets

1.6b2.3b2.8b4.7b2.6b4.1b2.4b2.8b2.7b2.7b3.8b3.3b3.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

3.7b10.1b1.5b2.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

6.9b10.6b10.3b9.9b

Accounts Payable

1.0b449.0m125.0m(103.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

8.0b12.0b11.8b11.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

(188.0m)2.9b3.2b211.0m406.0m498.0m10.1b223.0m562.0m1.1b1.5b317.0m703.0m1.2b467.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

539.0m2.0b4.4b2.6b5.1b7.8b10.6b2.7b5.3b7.8b10.3b2.6b5.1b7.5b2.5b

Accounts Payable

3.0m530.0m531.0m(54.0m)133.0m271.0m449.0m(300.0m)(69.0m)(80.0m)125.0m(199.0m)(240.0m)(75.0m)(155.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

424.0m2.0b4.8b2.8b5.8b8.7b12.0b2.7b5.8b8.6b11.8b2.7b5.4b8.4b3.2b
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Charter Communications Operating Metrics

Charter Communications's Customers was reported to be 28.7 m in Q2, 2019.
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Charter Communications Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Clearview NetworksApril 04, 2016
SpectrumCoMay 26, 2015$56 b
Bright House NetworksMarch 31, 2015$10 b
Fanch CommunicationsJanuary 02, 2002
Vista Broadband CommunicationsJanuary 02, 2002
Renaissance Media LLCApril 23, 1999
Helicon CableMarch 23, 1999
Adcast North Carolina Cable Advertising
Adlink Cable Advertising
Alabanza LLC
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Charter Communications Revenue Breakdown

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Charter Communications revenue breakdown by business segment: 40.0% from Video, 33.9% from Internet, 6.1% from Voice, 8.9% from Small and Medium Business, 5.3% from Enterprise and 5.8% from Other

Charter Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Charter Communications Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    63/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    64/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    67/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    62/100

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Charter Communications Blogs

Charter Closes $1.3 Billion Senior Secured Notes

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) (along with its subsidiaries, "Charter") today announced that its subsidiaries, Charter Communications Operating, LLC and Charter Communications... The post Charter Closes $1.3 Billion Senior Secured Notes appeared first on Charter Communications Newsroom.

Charter Closes $1.2 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) (along with its subsidiaries, "Charter") today announced that its subsidiaries, CCO Holdings, LLC and CCO Holdings Capital Corp. (collectively, the... The post Charter Closes $1.2 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes appeared first on Charter Communications News…

Spectrum Networks Names Larissa Cartwright News Director to Oversee Spectrum News Texas

Austin, Texas – Spectrum Networks today announced veteran news and content strategist Larissa Cartwright has been named News Director to oversee Spectrum News Texas. Cartwright will oversee the strategic planning, creation and local execution of news programming and storytelling for Spectrum’s award…

Charter to Participate in UBS Global TMT Conference

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today announced that Tom Rutledge, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in the UBS Global TMT Conference in New York, NY today,... The post Charter to Participate in UBS Global TMT Conference appeared first on Charter Communications Newsr…

Charter to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial and Operating Results

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) (the "Company" or "Charter") will host a conference call on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss financial and operating... The post Charter to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial and Op…

Spectrum Enterprise Demonstrates Intelligent, Intent-Based Network Scaling

LOS ANGELES – In a proof of concept (PoC) at the MEF19 global networking conference, Spectrum Enterprise, a part of Charter Communications, Inc., today demonstrated an intent-based network scaling solution driven by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) that uses data from Internet …
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Charter Communications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Charter Communications founded?

    Charter Communications was founded in 1993.

  • Who are Charter Communications key executives?

    Charter Communications's key executives are Thomas Rutledge, Christopher Winfrey and John Bickham.

  • How many employees does Charter Communications have?

    Charter Communications has 95,100 employees.

  • What is Charter Communications revenue?

    Latest Charter Communications annual revenue is $45.8 b.

  • What is Charter Communications revenue per employee?

    Latest Charter Communications revenue per employee is $481.2 k.

  • Who are Charter Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Charter Communications include AT&T, Verizon and Comcast.

  • Where is Charter Communications headquarters?

    Charter Communications headquarters is located at 400 Atlantic St 9th Floor, Stamford.

  • Where are Charter Communications offices?

    Charter Communications has an office in Stamford.

  • How many offices does Charter Communications have?

    Charter Communications has 1 office.