Alltel’s numbers

Alltel’s numbers

The number 5 carrier released its numbers:

  • Revenues were $2.1 billion, a 14 percent increase from a year ago. Net income under GAAP was $216 million. Net income from current businesses was $235 million, a 51 percent increase from a year ago.
  • Alltel added 228,000 net customers through internal growth, a 55 percent increase from a year ago. Post-pay churn was 1.47 percent and total churn was 1.92 percent, year-over-year improvements for the fourth consecutive quarter.
  • Average revenue per wireless customer (ARPU) was $52.84, up 1 percent from last year. Data revenue per customer was $4.14, a 60 percent increase year-over-year, and almost 8% contribution to revenues.