Windstream Holdings, Inc., also doing business as Windstream Communications or Windstream, is a provider of voice and data network communications (broadband, VoIP, MPLS), and managed services (virtual servers, managed firewall, data storage, cloud-based voice, etc.), to businesses in the United States. The Company also offers residential broadband, phone, and digital TV services to consumers within its coverage area.

Company Growth (employees)
Little Rock, US
Size (employees)
14,500 (est)+23%
Windstream was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Little Rock, US

Key People at Windstream

Tony Thomas

Tony Thomas

President & Chief Executive Officer
Bob Gunderman

Bob Gunderman

Chief Financial Officer
John Fletcher

John Fletcher

Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and General Counsel
Lewis Langston

Lewis Langston

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Jeff Howe

Jeff Howe

Executive Vice President, Enterprise Sales
Sarah Day

Sarah Day

President, Consumer, Small and Medium-Sized Business
Mike Shippey

Mike Shippey

President, Wholesale

Windstream Office Locations

Windstream has an office in Little Rock
Little Rock, US (HQ)
4001 N Rodney Parham Rd

Windstream Data and Metrics

Windstream Financial Metrics

Windstream's revenue was reported to be $5.4 b in FY, 2016 which is a 7% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

5.4 b

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

(383.5 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

515.4 m

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

488 m

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

59.1 m


5.3 b
Windstream's current market capitalization is $488 m.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


5.8 b5.8 b5.4 b

Revenue growth, %


General and administrative expense

929.8 m866.5 m797.7 m

Operating expense total

5.3 b5.3 b4.9 b


507.1 m509.4 m515.4 m

EBIT margin, %


Pre tax profit

(64.6 m)43.4 m(523.5 m)

Income tax expense

(25.1 m)16 m(140 m)

Net Income

(39.5 m)27.4 m(383.5 m)
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


27.8 m31.3 m59.1 m

Current Assets

1 b875.3 m866.9 m


5.4 b5.3 b5.3 b

Total Assets

12.7 b12.5 b11.8 b

Total Debt

8.7 b5.2 b4.9 b

Current Liabilities

2 b1.3 b1.3 b

Total Liabilities

12.5 b12.2 b11.6 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

212.6 m602.9 m559.7 m

Retained Earnings

(12.1 m)(395.6 m)

Total Equity

224.8 m306.4 m170 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

38.5 x16.9 x28.6 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.7 x0.4 x0.4 x

Financial Leverage

56.6 x40.9 x69.2 x
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(39.5 m)27.4 m(383.5 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5 b1 b924.4 m

Purchases of PP&E

(786.5 m)(1.1 b)(989.8 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(769.1 m)(522 m)(990 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(718.6 m)(501.1 m)93.4 m
USDY, 2016


10.3 x


5.7 x


445.3 k


28.6 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

69.2 x

Windstream Operating Metrics

Windstream's Customers was reported to be 1.5 m in FY, 2016
FY, 2015FY, 2016

Daily Customers

1.6 m

Fiber Miles

125 k147 k


1.5 m

Windstream Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Broadview NetworksApril 14, 2017$228 m

Windstream Market Value History

Windstream Revenue Breakdown

Windstream Online and Social Media Presence

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Windstream Company Life and Culture

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