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Katherine Noyes
Sprint Nextel Gobbles Up Another Affiliate
06/13/07 4:32 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 551 Words

... Sprint Nextel announced Wednesday that it is acquiring Minnesota-based affiliate Northern PCS for US$312.5 million. The deal includes the assumption of Northern PCS's debt, and should close in the third quarter, subject to regulatory approvals, the Reston, Va.-based company said.

Northern PCS...

Jim Offner
DT May Bring Ailing Sprint Nextel Into Its Fold
05/05/08 12:21 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 613 Words

... Deutsche Telekom could take over the top position in the U.S. wireless telephone market if reports of its potential bid for Sprint Nextel prove true. The company may place an offer on slumping Sprint within the next few days, according to press reports.

Keith Regan
Sprint Nextel Profits Drop on Merger Costs, Outlook Disappoints
02/22/06 10:10 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 700 Words

... Sprint Nextel posted sharply lower profits in its first full quarter as a merged company, saying the cost of combining the wireless powerhouse with the traditional long-distance company kept profits down even while the company added subscribers. Sprint Nextel said it earned US$197...

Fred J. Aun
Tough Market, Merging Pains Hobble Sprint Nextel Profits
11/01/07 1:17 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 681 Words

... are tough at Sprint Nextel . The company reported losing 337,000 post-paid customers and suffered a 77 percent decline in third-quarter profits during a period that also saw the struggling company remove its CEO. The Reston, Va.-based communication company, which trails Verizon Wireless...

Keith Regan
Sprint Nextel Profit Takes a Nosedive
08/08/07 11:05 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 709 Words

... Sprint Nextel's second-quarter earnings fell sharply in part due to costs associated with the merger creating the third-largest national telecom carrier, the company said. Sprint Nextel still managed to beat Wall Street estimates with net income of US$19 million, or a penny...

Keith Regan
Vonage, Others Sued by Sprint Nextel Over VoIP Patents
10/05/05 10:40 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 652 Words

... Sprint Nextel has filed suit against Vonage Holdings and other voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) startups, claiming those companies infringed on patents the telecommunications company holds for delivering VoIP traffic across networks. In addition to Vonage, the action filed by Sprint Nextel in...

Jennifer LeClaire
Sprint Nextel Suffers Fifth Straight Quarter of Losses
10/26/06 11:18 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 540 Words

Blaming high churn rates and merger-related costs, Sprint-Nextel , the third-largest mobile phone operator, reported its fifth straight quarter of profit...

Keith Regan
Sprint, Nextel To Merge in $35 Billion Mobile Blockbuster
12/15/04 10:41 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 610 Words

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"This merger positions Sprint Nextel for greater success than either company could have achieved alone," said Gary Forsee, Sprint's CEO , who will take on the titles of president and CEO of the combined firm.

Forsee said Nextel's...

Brad King
Three Top Execs Ousted in Sprint Nextel Shakeup
01/24/08 1:20 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 392 Words

... Sprint Nextel announced the layoffs of three top executives on Thursday, continuing the company's restructuring as it attempts to bolster its sagging financial situation. The three executives -- Chief Financial Officer Paul Saleh, Chief Marketing Officer Tim Kelley and Mark Angelino, president of...

Jeff Kagan
Sprint Nextel and Lightsquared: Uh-Oh
06/30/11 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1201 Words

... have been impressed with the recovery that Sprint Nextel has shown over the last few years, but now it has struck a deal with LightSquared that puts the cart way ahead of the horse. Is Sprint making a big mistake while trying to...

Keith Regan
Sprint Nextel Shows Growth Amid Changes
04/26/06 9:46 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 503 Words

... what will likely be its last quarterly earnings report before spinning off its local phone unit, Sprint Nextel said growth in key areas, especially broadband Internet access, helped drive revenue higher. Revenue for the first quarter was US$8.5 billion, up 13 percent from...

Jennifer LeClaire
Sprint Nextel Readies 3G Upgrade
03/31/06 9:58 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 580 Words

... Sprint Nextel on Thursday announced aggressive plans for the expansion of its 3G network , which now covers over half of the U.S. population with mobile broadband data services . By the end of 2006, the high-speed wireless network is expected to reach...

Keith Regan
Sprint Nextel to Begin Cable, Mobile Bundling Experiment
04/11/06 12:03 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 593 Words

... Sprint Nextel , the third largest wireless carrier in the U.S., plans to begin testing in its joint venture experiment to offer an integrated bundle of cable and mobile phone services in a single package . The company will offer the services in...

Erika Morphy
Sprint's iPCS Buy Means More Customers, Fewer Legal Headaches
10/19/09 11:35 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 601 Words

... Sprint Nextel is acquiring iPCS , an affiliate that sells its branded products, in a deal that will put an end to a number of legal clashes between the two. It will also bring an additional 710,000 subscribers under the Sprint Nextel corporate...

Keith Regan
Sprint's Forsee Forced Out Over Lackluster Performance
10/09/07 8:55 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 970 Words

... Sprint Nextel CEO Gary Forsee stepped down Monday amid mounting pressure from investors of the telecommunication company, which said it would launch a worldwide search for its next leader. After days of rumors and published reports suggesting he was on the way out,...

Jeff Meisner
Sprint Stumbles as Customers Flee
08/06/08 12:07 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 643 Words

... Sprint Nextel continues to shed wireless customers despite efforts to improve service and lure high-end subscribers to its network . The number of mobile subscribers at the carrier declined to 51.9 million in the second quarter ended June 30, down 3.9 percent from...

Keith Regan
Sprint Shares Hammered After Sales and Profit Miss
01/09/07 11:03 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 758 Words

... of Sprint Nextel plunged Tuesday after the wireless company warned that its growth for the current year would not meet earlier forecasts. The company also said it planned to slash 5,000 jobs from its payroll. Sprint's warning suggests the company has not yet...

Jeff Kagan
Sprint May Not Be Able to Match the iPhone's Pace
08/09/12 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1424 Words

... both Verizon and AT&T rapidly build out their 4G LTE networks in preparation for Apple's launch of the next iPhone this fall, Sprint Nextel is in a very distant third place. The big question is can it keep up? The answer depends on...

Keith Regan
Sprint Loss Doubles as Subscriber Exodus Continues
05/12/08 11:29 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 847 Words

... Sprint Nextel posted results Monday that show the third-largest telecommunications firm continues to struggle amid high rates of customer defection and financial losses of more than a half billion dollars. Released just days after Sprint announced an ambitious plan to partner with Clearwire...

Jeff Kagan
Softbank Tosses the Dice With $20B Sprint Deal
10/15/12 9:32 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 741 Words

... official. Sprint Nextel and Softbank are getting together. If the deal is approved, Softbank will own 70 percent of Sprint Nextel. That means this is not really an acquisition. Rather it is an investment. However, as a majority owner you can expect Softbank...

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