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Cogent Communications's competitors and similar companies include Metronet, EarthLink, Lumen Technologies and Sparklight.
Cogent Communications
Cogent Communications
Cogent Communications is a provider of internet access and data transport offered over its fiber optic, internet protocol (IP) data network, and data centers.
Metronet
Metronet
MetroNet is a provider of fiber-optic internet, television, and telephone for residential and business customers.
EarthLink
EarthLink
EarthLink is an internet services company.
Lumen Technologies
Lumen Technologies
Lumen Technologies (formerly known as CenturyLink Communications) is a company that provides network security solutions.
Sparklight
Sparklight
Sparkligh (also known as Cable One) is a company that owns and operates cable systems that provide data, video, and voice services to residential and commercial customers.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1999
Founding Date
2005
Founding Date
1994
Founding Date
1968
Founding Date
1986
Type
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Washington, US HQ
Mississauga, CA
Montreal, CA
Toronto, CA
Toronto, CA
La Garenne Colombes, FR
Frankfurt Am Main, DE
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Locations
Evansville, US HQ
Locations
Atlanta, US HQ
Locations
Monroe, US HQ
Melbourne, AU
North Sydney, AU
Sofia, BG
Toronto, CA
Shanghai, CN
Nanterre, FR
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Locations
Phoenix, US HQ
Ada, US
Anniston, US
Batesville, US
Boise, US
Brazil, US
Dexter, US
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Employees
Employees
1,0018% decrease
Employees
1,5881% increase
Employees
8961% decrease
Employees
29,00019% decrease
Employees
3,132
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
3.7 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
1.6 b
Valuation ($)
2.8 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
4 k
Twitter followers
5.7 k
Twitter followers
4.6 k
Twitter followers
7.2 k
Twitter followers
319
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
5
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
107
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
57
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
14
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
8.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
60%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
30.84%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
14.04%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
78.57%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
2.7
Employee Rating
4.2
Employee Rating
4.5
Employee Rating
3.4
Employee Rating
3.6

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$599.6m (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$17.5b (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
$1.7b (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$228.2m (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$7.9b (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
$470.9m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$371.5m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$9.6b (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
$1.2b (FY, 2022)
Net income
Net income
$5.1m (FY, 2022)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
($1.5b) (FY, 2022)
Net income
$234.1m (FY, 2022)

Operating

Customers
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
5 m (Mar, 2023)
Customers
N/A
Customers
1.1 m (Q3, 2023)
Fiber Route Miles
Fiber Route Miles
57.2 k (FY, 2016)
Fiber Route Miles
N/A
Fiber Route Miles
N/A
Fiber Route Miles
400 k (FY, 2022)
Fiber Route Miles
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 219m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 15m
Total funding raised
$ 10.4m
Total funding raised
N/A
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Employees
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HQ
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Employees
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HQ
Phoenix, US
Employees
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