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Sprint is a telecommunications company that provides voice, data and broadband services for residents and businesses. Read more

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Michel Combes

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52/100

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1899

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AT&T has been one of Sprint's top competitors. AT&T was founded in 1876, and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. AT&T competes in the Telecommunications Equipment industry. AT&T generates $139.4B more revenue vs. Sprint.

Verizon is a top competitor of Sprint. Verizon is a Public company that was founded in New York, New York in 1983. Like Sprint, Verizon also competes in the Telecommunication Services industry. Verizon has 103,700 more employees vs. Sprint.

Spectrum is perceived as one of Sprint's biggest rivals. Spectrum was founded in 2013, and its headquarters is in Stamford, Connecticut. Like Sprint, Spectrum also operates in the Telecommunication Services field. Spectrum has 64,600 more employees than Sprint.

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Sprint Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Wireless PCS Spectrum, U.S. Cellular

May 2013

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$480M
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Handmark, Inc.

May 2013

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undisclosed
Handmark provides development and distribution of mobile apps and services.
Clearwire Corporation

Dec 2012

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$2.2B
Clearwire provides mobile and fixed wireless broadband communications services to retail and wholesale customers.
United States Cellular Corp

Nov 2012

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$480M
U.S. Cellular is a mobile network operator that provides wireless telecommunication services for residential and commercial sectors.

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iPCS Inc.

Oct 2009

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$831M
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These are all the companies that Sprint has acquired. Sprint has acquired 15 companies and its latest acquisition was Wireless PCS Spectrum, U.S. Cellular in May 2013.

Sprint Funding History

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Sprint Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Tidal is a subscription-based media streaming platform that allows users to discover, stream and share music and videos.
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Jan 22, 2017
Equity
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EyeVerify develops a security platform that enables smartphone users to authorize transactions and access information using eye vein biometrics.
$6M
Jul 10, 2014
Series A
Sep 01, 2016

These are all the companies that Sprint has invested in. Sprint has invested 15 companies and its latest investment was Wireless PCS Spectrum, U.S. Cellular in May 2013.

Sprint News

November 6, 2020PC Magazine

T-Mobile Told to Chill on Hyping Up 5G Claims From Sprint Merger

Responding to a complaint from Verizon, the National Advertising Division is recommending that T-Mobi... See more »
November 5, 2020The Business Journals: Kansas City

Sprint's missteps with subsidy program will cost T-Mobile $200M

Sprint Corp. had been claiming subsidies for inactive users, the Federal Communications Commission fo... See more »
September 10, 2020CRN

T-Mobile for Business Partner Program Relaunched Following Sprint Merger

The new T-Mobile for Business Partner Program combines pieces of both T-Mobile and Sprint's partner p... See more »
August 12, 2020MarketScreener

SoftBank Rebounds on Sale of Sprint -- WSJ

(marketscreener.com) By Phred Dvorak TOKYO -- Technology investor SoftBank Group Corp. recorded a pro... See more »
July 24, 2020Forbes

Sprint To Disappear From The U.S. Wireless Landscape In August 2020

Sprint is about to vanish. The familiar yellow logo of what was the fourth-largest U.S. wireless comp... See more »
July 17, 2020iDownloadBlog

T-Mobile and Sprint customers can get a free year of MLB.tv and The Athletic

Ahead of the MLB's Opening Day on July 23, T-Mobile is offering a year's worth of MLB.tv Premium for ... See more »
July 17, 2020Droid Life

Free MLB TV From T-Mobile is Back!

Read the original post: Free MLB TV From T-Mobile is Back!MLB is back, baby! Sure, it's not what it h... See more »

Sprint Press Releases

March 10, 2020centralcharts

Sprint Recognized As A Visionary In Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant For Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide

Sprint Recognized As A Visionary In Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant For Managed IoT Connectivity Services... See more »
February 28, 2020PR Newswire

Limited Time Offer! Switch to Sprint and Get Galaxy S20 5G for $0 per Month - No Trade-in Required

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the launch of Samsung's Galaxy S20 se... See more »
February 10, 2020PR Newswire

Pop into a Sprint Store, Vote for Your Favorite School and They Could Win $5,000

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- This Valentine's Day, Sprint (NYSE: S) is showing ... See more »
February 7, 2020PR Newswire

WatchMeGo from Sprint Brings Peace of Mind to Parents as a Wearable Safety and Security Solution for Young Children

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint (NYSE: S) today announced WatchMeGo from Spr... See more »
January 28, 2020centralcharts

How the Sprint - T-Mobile Saga Will Impact Rural America

DENVER, Jan. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the fate of T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid to buy wirele... See more »
January 8, 2020PR Newswire Asia

Sprint Business Applauded by Frost & Sullivan for Engaging Customers with its Smart Messaging Business Communication Solution

Smart Messaging streamlines communication for frequently asked questions, provides a secure ordering ... See more »

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Sprint Headquarters

6391 Sprint Parkway

Overland Park, Kansas66251

1-888-211-4727

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Sprint Summary

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Overview

Sprint (NYSE: S) is a telecommunications holding company that provides voice, data and Internet services. It offers a range of wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, and government customers. It develops, engineers, and d...

CEO

Sprint's CEO, Michel Combes, currently has an approval rating of 52%. Sprint's primary competitors are AT&T, Verizon & Spectrum.

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sprint.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Sprint

  1. When was Sprint founded?

    Sprint was founded in 1899
  2. Who is Sprint's CEO?

    Sprint's CEO is Michel Combes
  3. How much revenue does Sprint generate?

    Sprint generates $33.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Sprint have?

    Sprint has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Sprint's headquarters?

    Sprint's headquarters is in Overland Park Kansas, USA
  1. How many employees does Sprint have?

    Sprint has 28,500 employees
  2. What sector does Sprint operate in?

    Sprint is in Telecommunication Services, Telecommunications Equipment
  3. Who are Sprint's competitors?

    Sprint's top competitors are AT&T, Verizon, Spectrum
  4. Who has Sprint invested in?

    Sprint's has invested in companies such as TIDAL, EyeVerify