T-Mobile US, Inc. – Company Information

T-Mobile US, Inc. – Company Overview

T-Mobile US inc logo
Company T-Mobile US, Inc.
Headquarters 12920 SE 38th Street, Bellevue, Washington, USA
CEO John J. Legere
CFO J. Braxton Carter
Industry Telecommunications
Type Public
Founded 1994 (VoiceStream Wireless PCS)
NASDAQ stock symbol TMUS
Revenue $32,053 million USD (2015)
Operating income $2,065 million USD (2015)
Net income $733 million USD (2015)
Employees 50,000 (2015)
Website http://www.t-mobile.com/
IR contact number 877-281-TMUS
IR email address [email protected]

T-Mobile US, Inc. is an American provider of mobile communications services. The company, based in Bellevue, Washington, is publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the stock ticker symbol ‘TMUS’.

It is the US operating entity of T-Mobile International AG (a holding company for Deutsche Telekom AG’s mobile communications subsidiaries outside Germany).

The company focuses on providing a range of data, wireless voice, and messaging services. It has one of the largest wireless networks in the U.S. market, with a total of approximately 49.1 million customers.

T-Mobile US, Inc. traces its history back to the creation of VoiceStream Wireless PCS (a subsidiary of Western Wireless) in 1994. VoiceStream Wireless seperated from Western Wireless 1999 and in 2001 it was purchased by Deutsche Telekom AG for $35 billion and. In 2002 it was renamed T-Mobile USA.

AT&T tried to purchase T-Mobile USA in 2011 for $39 billion, however, because of legal hurdles the acquisition never went through.

In 2013 T-Mobile merged with MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (the sixth largest carrier in the US at the time) and the combined company was named T-Mobile US, Inc.

T-Mobile US, Inc. – Financial Results

Key figures (in millions of USD) 2015* 2014*
Revenue $32,053 $29,564
Operating expenses $29,988 $28,148
Operating income $2,065 $1,416
Net income $733 $247
Total assets $62,436 $56,653
Cash and cash equivalents, beginning of year $5,315 $5,891
Cash and cash equivalents, end of year $4,582 $5,315

*Years ended December 31, 2015 and 2014

Source: “T-Mobile US, Inc. – 2015 FORM 10-K”

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