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Last $38.05 USD
Change Today -0.23 / -0.60%
Volume 78.6K
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us cellular corp (USM) Details

United States Cellular Corporation provides wireless telecommunications services in the United States. Its wireless services include postpaid and prepaid service plans with voice, messaging, and data services; and smartphone messaging, data, and Internet services, which allow the customer to access the Web, social network sites, email, text, picture, and video messaging, as well as utilize GPS navigation, and to browse and download various applications. The company also offers roaming services; and home security and automation system that allows customers to receive professional home monitoring services, as well as protection against fire and other emergencies, and energy and video monitoring. In addition, it provides machine to machine, wireless priority, and mobile device management services in the areas of asset/fleet management, monitor and control, mobile automation, and business communication to business and government customers; wireless devices, such as handsets, modems, mobile hotspots, home phone, and tablets; and accessories that include carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, battery chargers, and memory cards. The company serves approximately 4.8 million customers, including retail, government, and small-to-mid-size business customers in various industries, such as construction, retail, professional services, and real estate. United States Cellular Corporation offers its products and services through retail sales, direct sales, third-party national retailers, and independent agents, as well as Website and telesales. As of December 31, 2014, it operated 275 retail stores and kiosks. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. United States Cellular Corporation is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc.

6,600 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1983

us cellular corp (USM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director,...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $977.6K
Executive Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $698.9K
Chief Technical Officer, Head of Engineering ...
Total Annual Compensation: $996.9K
Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior Vice...
Total Annual Compensation: $326.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

us cellular corp (USM) Key Developments

U.S. Cellular Corp to Launch New LG G4 Smartphone with Presale

U.S. Cellular Corp. announced that it is starting its presale for the brand new LG G4 smartphone. Presale orders can be placed in stores and online on May 29, 2015. General availability in stores starts on June 4, 2015. U.S. Cellular will offer the LG G4 in Gold, Genuine Black Leather and Metallic Gray for $0 down with U.S. Cellular's installment pricing, and customers who preorder the device or purchase it prior to June 21, 2015 will receive a free 32 GB memory card, extra battery and battery charging cradle courtesy of LG Electronics. The LG G4 delivers comfortable elegance, a great visual experience and a human-centric customer experience. Chief among the LG G4's cool new features is its improved camera that features a 16MP rear-facing camera, 8MP front-facing camera, and F1.8 aperture. Coupled with a bevy of new DSLR-like Manual Mode settings that allow customers to adjust shutter speeds and ISO for example, there's now a whole new host of creative ways to capture and create stunning, professional-quality photos. The LG G4 also boasts a 5.5-inch Quad HD IPS Quantum Display that offers 20% greater color reproduction, 25% improvement in brightness and 50% greater contrast over its predecessor the LG G3. Other advanced features include: //st Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor with X10 LTE //st 3,000 mAh removable battery, supporting Quick Charge 2.0 //st 32 GB internal storage; supports up to 2TB micro SD card //st Android 5.1 Lollipop //st 5.5-inch Quad HD IPS Quantum Display Camera: Rear 16MP with F1.8 Aperture /OIS 2.0 /Front 8MP. With U.S. Cellular's $0 down installment pricing, qualified customers purchasing the LG G4 make 20 monthly payments that are conveniently added to their bill. Customers can upgrade this device in as little as 12 months if they trade it in for any new device with installment pricing. They can also choose to pay off the full balance of their device anytime they want. The LG G4 will also be available for $199 with a two-year agreement.

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United States Cellular Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Revises Earnings Guidance for 2015

United States Cellular Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net income attributable to company’s shareholders of $160,064,000 or $1.89 per diluted share on total operating revenues of $965,245,000 compared to net income attributable to company’s shareholders of $19,482,000 or $0.23 per diluted share on total operating revenues of $925,811,000 reported a year ago. Operating income was $250,313,000 compared to $7,825,000 reported a year ago. Income before income taxes was $272,491,000 compared to $31,008,000 reported a year ago. Cash flows from operating activities were $255,478,000 compared to $63,536,000 reported a year ago. Cash used for additions to property, plant and equipment was $116,079,000 compared to $109,498,000 reported a year ago. Cash paid for acquisitions and licenses was $279,656,000 compared to $9,135,000 reported a year ago. EBITDA was $440 million. EBITDA was $209 million. Operating cash flow was $167 million. The company revised earnings guidance for 2015. For the year, the company expects total operating revenues in the range of $4,000 million to $4,200 million. Operating cash flow is now expected to be $400 million to $500 million against $350 million to $450 million expected previously. Adjusted EBITDA is now expected to be $580 million to $680 million against $530 million to $630 million expected previously. Capital expenditures are expected to be $600 million. EBITDA is now expected to be $800 million to $900 million. Income before income taxes is now expected to be $140 million to $240 million.


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