Alltel Q3 results

6 Nov 2008

Alltel Communications reported 335,152 net customer additions in the third quarter of 2008, with 255,299 of those signing post-paid contracts. Average revenue per user (ARPU) was USD55.62, while data revenue per customer increased 42% year-on-year to USD8.99. With about 14 million total subscribers, Alltel is the US’s fifth largest carrier. Verizon’s USD28 billion purchase of Alltel allows Verizon Wireless to unseat AT&T Mobility as the leading US wireless operator.

United States, Alltel Corporation