United States Cellular Corporation

We believe pride and respect aren't just words, they're words to live by. And we believe the most important thing about your phone is the person on the other end, and we'll work harder than anyone to keep you connected to them. This is U.S. Cellular and we believe in something better.

U.S. Cellular's "Dynamic Organization" is a business model based on a simple concept: effective leaders create satisfied associates, who in turn deliver outstanding customer service that produces profitable business results. Leaders provide the tools and training to our front-line associates, who are empowered to make the best decisions on behalf of our customers. We're guided by our core values of customer focus, respect for associates, ethics, pride, empowerment and diversity. These aren't just words, they're words we live by. Together this model has helped us build one of the highest customer satisfaction and loyalty ratings in the industry.

Chicago, US
Size (employees)
6,300 (est)-1%
United States Cellular Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

United States Cellular Corporation Office Locations

United States Cellular Corporation has an office in Chicago
Chicago, US (HQ)
700 8410 W Bryn Mawr Ave

United States Cellular Corporation Metrics

United States Cellular Corporation Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$5.2 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Net income (2016)

$49 m

Market capitalization (28-Apr-2017)

$3.3 b

Closing share price (28-Apr-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$586 m
United States Cellular Corporation's current market capitalization is $3.3 b.
United States Cellular Corporation's revenue was reported to be $5.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$3.9 b$5.2 b$5.3 b$5.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

$4 b$3.7 b$3.9 b


($143 m)$312.9 m($3 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$57 m$86.2 m$113 m

Pre tax profit

($59 m)$403.6 m$82 m

Income tax expense

($12 m)$156.3 m$33 m

Net Income

$144.5 m($46.9 m)$247.3 m$49 m
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$342.1 m$211.5 m$715.4 m$586 m

Accounts Receivable


Current Assets

$1.4 b$1.3 b$1.7 b$1.6 b


$2.9 b$2.7 b$2.6 b$2.5 b


$387.5 m$370.2 m$369.6 m$370 m

Total Assets

$6.4 b$6.5 b$7.1 b$7.1 b

Accounts Payable

Total Debt

$878.2 m$1.2 b

Current Liabilities

$1 b$856.9 m$747.9 m$718 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

$1.4 b$1.5 b$1.5 b$1.5 b

Retained Earnings

$2 b$1.9 b$2.1 b$2.2 b

Total Equity

$3.4 b$3.3 b$3.6 b$3.6 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.3 x0.3 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.1 x0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x2 x2 x2 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$144.5 m($46.9 m)$247.3 m$49 m

Depreciation and Amortization

$803.8 m$606 m$606.5 m$618 m

Accounts Receivable

($290 m)$12.5 m($96 m)($23 m)


($82 m)($29 m)$118 m$8 m

Accounts Payable

$4.9 m$48 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$555.1 m$501 m

Cash From Investing Activities

($548.7 m)($618 m)

Long-term Borrowings

($414 k)($11 m)

Dividends Paid

($482.3 m)($482.3 m)($482.3 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

$497.4 m($12 m)

United States Cellular Corporation Operating Metrics

United States Cellular Corporation's Connections was reported to be 5 m in FY, 2016
FY, 2014FY, 2016


4.8 m5 m

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