AT&T, Inc.

AT&T, Inc.

AT&T, Inc.

Overview
Date Founded

1983

Headquarters

208 South Akard Street,Dallas, TX 75202

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

252K

Industries

Computer Software
Wireless Telecommunications
IT Consulting & Services

Company Description

AT&T, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of telecommunications and digital entertainment services. It operates through the following business segments: Business Solutions, Entertainment Group, Consumer Mobility, and International. The Business Solutions segment provides advanced IP-based services including Virtual Private Networks (VPN); Ethernet-related products; FlexWare, a service that relies on Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) to provide application-based routing, and broadband, collectively referred to as strategic services, as well as traditional data and voice products. We utilize our wireless and wired networks to provide a complete communications solution to our business customers. The Entertainment Group segment offers video, internet, voice communication, and interactive and targeted advertising services to customers located in the United States. The Consumer Mobility segment provides nationwide wireless service to consumers, and wholesale and resale subscribers located in the United States. The International segment provides entertainment services in Latin America and wireless services in Mexico. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

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Executives & Employees

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Chief Operating Officer & Director

Senior Executive Vice President & General Counsel

Chief Technology Officer

Chief Executive Officer-AT&T Latin America & Global Marketing Officer

Chief Security Officer & Senior Vice President

Chief Security Officer & Senior Vice President

Chief Digital Officer

President, AT&T Michigan

Board of Directors

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at AT&T, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer at KeyCorp

President & Chief Executive Officer at Oil States International, Inc.

Co-Founder at Redpoint Ventures

Executive Chairman at BNSF Railway Co.

Chairperson of the Human Resources Committee at AT&T, Inc.

Co-Founder at Velocitas Partners LLC

Co-Founder at North Island Ventures LLC

Professor of Business Administration & Economics at University of California Berkeley - Haas School of Business

President at Humana Insurance Company of Kentucky

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The Vanguard Group is an American investment management company based in Malvern, Pennsylvania, that manages approximately $3.4 trillion[1] in assets. It is the largest provider of mutual funds and now the second-largest provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the world after BlackRock, with about $451 billion in ETF assets under management, as of March 2015.[3] It offers mutual funds and other financial products and services to retail and institutional investors in the United States and abroad. Founder and former chairman John C. Bogle is credited with the creation of the first index fund available to individual investors,[4] the popularization of index funds generally,[5] and driving costs down across the mutual fund industry.

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SSgA Funds Management (SSgA FM) uses quantitative methods, as well as an industry-specific bottom-up investment approach to select stocks. The firm's mutual funds and institutional portfolios follow the same management style. They offer a broad range of strategies including: Active, Enhanced, and Passive Equity; Active & Passive Debt; Cash Management; Multi-Asset Class Solutions; Real Estate (including Direct Real Estate); Senior Loans; Managed Futures; and Private Equity. cash and real estate. ^The firm's Active, Enhanced & Passive are designed to outperform relative to benchmarks while maintaining appropriate risk exposure. Active equity strategies include enhanced equity and active quantitative strategies. The strategies cover market-cap and style segments of the market including: large-cap core, large-cap growth, large-cap value, mid-cap, small-cap, small-cap value, all-cap, and long-short equity. They also manage long-short and long-short market neutral strategies.SSgA FM's Active & Passive Debt strategies seek to meet clients' objectives by controlling risk, while diversifying sources of excess return. The firm offers a range of investment styles from passive to active, short to long duration, tax-exempt, sovereign to high yield, and single country to global. The strategies typically use a stratified sampling methodology to build portfolios with the same characteristics as the index using quantitative and fundamental methods.^SSgA FM's cash strategies seek to generate current income while preserving capital and liquidity by investing in diversified portfolios of short-term securities.SSgA FM's Multi-Asset Class strategies employ an asset allocation model as means of diversification and seeks to position assets among major investment categories. The goal is to manage risk and enhance returns.SSgA FM is an advisor to funds that employ both passive and actively managed REITs investing strategies. They also offer direct real estate investment strategies.SSgA FM is an advisor to a fund that employs senior loan investing strategies. An unaffiliated sub-advisor directs the investments of the fund.SSgA FM's Managed Futures strategy allocates assets using two approaches: a managed futures strategy and a fixed income strategy. The managed futures strategy seeks to capture returns tied to global macroeconomic trends in the commodity futures markets, taking both long and short positions. The fixed income strategy is designed to generate interest income and capital appreciation to add diversification to the returns generated by the managed futures strategy.SSgA FM's Private Equity strategies focus on rigorous partner selection, thorough evaluation of quality investment opportunities, and fundamental, research-driven research. The strategies make direct or co-investments across sectors, as well as fund investments.

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Recent Transactions
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AT&T, Inc. purchases AlienVault, Inc. from Trident Capital, Inc., Institutional Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC, Intel Capital Corp., GGV Capital, Adara Ventures Partners SARL, Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnológico Ind /PRIVATE EQUITY, Correlation Management LLC, Top Tier Capital Partners LLC, Jackson Square Ventures Management Company LLC

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AT&T, Inc. purchases AppNexus, Inc. from Venrock Associates, Khosla Ventures LLC, First Round Capital, Coriolis Ventures, WPP Plc /Private Equity, FJ Labs, Inc.

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AT&T, Inc. purchases Otter Media Holdings LLC from The Chernin Group LLC

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Advised onAT&T, Inc. purchases Verizon Communications, Inc. /18 US States Wireless Bus from Verizon Communications, Inc.

Advisors & Consultants
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New York Metro Managing Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Legal Advisor

Partner at Jones Day

Advisor

President & Managing Director at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Inc.

Clients

BCE, Inc. is a telecommunications and media company, which engages in the provision of communication services to residential, business, and wholesale customers. It operates through the following business segments: Bell Wireless, Bell Wireline, and Bell Media. The Bell Wireless segment covers integrated digital wireless voice and data communications products and services to residential and business customers. The Bell Wireline segment offers data, including Internet access and Internet protocol television, local telephone, long distance, as well as other communications services and products to residential, small and medium-sized business, and large enterprise customers. The Bell Media segment includes conventional, specialty and pay television, digital media, radio broadcasting services, and out-of-home advertising services. The company was founded on February 25, 1970 and is headquartered in Verdun, Canada.

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the provision of online retail shopping services. It operates through the following segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The North America segment includes retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through North America-focused websites such as www.amazon.com and www.amazon.ca. The International segment offers retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through internationally-focused websites. The Amazon Web Services segment involves in the global sales of compute, storage, database, and AWS service offerings for start-ups, enterprises, government agencies, and academic institutions. The company was founded by Jeffrey P. Bezos in July 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

PCCW Limited (PCCW) is a Hong Kong-based company which holds interests in telecommunications, media, IT solutions, property development and investment, and other businesses. The Company holds a majority interest in HKT, Hong Kong's premier telecommunications service provider. HKT meets the needs of the Hong Kong public and local and international businesses with a wide range of services including local telephony, local data and broadband, international telecommunications, mobile, and other telecommunications businesses such as customer premises equipment sale, outsourcing, consulting, and contact centers. PCCW also owns a fully integrated multimedia and entertainment group in Hong Kong, which includes a highly successful IPTV operation, now TV. As the provider of Hong Kong's first quadruple-play experience, PCCW offers a range of innovative media content and services across four delivery platforms – fixed-line, broadband Internet access, TV and mobile. Also wholly-owned by the Group, PCCW Solutions is a leading information technology outsourcing and business process outsourcing provider in Hong Kong and mainland China. In addition, PCCW holds a majority interest in Pacific Century Premium Developments Limited, and overseas investments including the wholly-owned UK Broadband Limited

President Emeritus at University of Massachusetts, Inc.

Former Managing Director-Business Development at SSC Manager LLC

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$235B
Total Enterprise Value
$355B
Earnings Per Share
$4.77
Revenue
$161B
Net Profit
$29.4B
EBITDA
$48.9B
EBITDAMargin
30.44%
Total Debt
$164B
Total Equity
$142B
Enterprise Value Sales
2.21x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
7.27x
TEVNet Income
12.07x
Debt TEV
0.46x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
6.62%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
4.73%
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
Political Donations
$900
2013
$1,500
2012
$500
2011
Investments
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OpenPeak, Inc. provides white-label enterprise mobility management services. The firm offers open peak home, cyber security, secure mobile workspace, enterprise app management and mobile device management solutions. Its ADAPT technology embeds a complete security platform inside each app, adding a full suite of isolation, authentication, authorization, encryption, and auditing and policy enforcement software. The company was founded by Daniel J. Gittleman and Samuel L. Schwerin in 2002 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, FL.

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OpenClovis Solutions, Inc. develops system infrastructure software. Its products include safplus high availability and scalability platform, integrated development environment, test automation environment and runtime director. The company was founded in 2002 by Virendra Kumar Budhraja and Hong Lu and is headquartered in Petaluma, CA.

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Caribu, Inc. develops and operates children's video calling and reading platform that provides an engaging long-distance communication experience for kids. The company was founded by Maxeme Tuchman, Alvaro Sabido, Philip Linnemann, Ben Mallett and Saayuj Dhanak and is headquartered in Miami, FL.

Investors
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Managing Partner, Raine Ventures at The Raine Group LLC

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Founder at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC

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Founder & Board Member at Integral Ad Science, Inc.

Suppliers
Communications Systems, Inc. Equipment & Office Supplies | Minnesota, MN

Communications Systems, Inc. provides physical connectivity infrastructure and services for global deployments of broadband networks. Focusing on innovative, cost-effective solutions, CSI provides customers the ability to deliver, manage, and optimize their broadband network services and architecture. From the integration of fiber optics in any application and environment to efficient home voice and data deployments to optimization of data and application access, CSI provides the tools for maximum utilization of the network from the edge to the user. With partners and customers in over 100 countries, CSI has built a reputation as a reliable global innovator focusing on quality and customer service.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. IT Consulting & Services | Melville, NY

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. engages in the design, development, production, and market of products, systems, and services for advanced communications solutions. It operates through the Commercial Solutions and Government Solutions segment. The Commercial Solutions segment offers satellite communications, public safety systems, and enterprise application technologies, which serves commercial customers and smaller government customers, such as state and local governments. The Government Solutions segment covers the integrated satellite equipment and designs, installs and operates data networks that integrate computing and communications. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Melville, NY.

Digi International, Inc. Equipment & Office Supplies | MINNETONKA , MN

Digi International® Inc. (Digi®) was formed in 1985 as a Minnesota corporation and reorganized as a Delaware corporation in 1989 in conjunction with its initial public offering. Our common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol DGII. Our global headquarters is in Minnetonka, Minnesota, and we have regional sales offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. We also have engineering locations in North America, Europe and India. Value Proposition and Key M2M Offerings Digi International is Your M2M Expert, combining products and services as end-to-end solutions to drive business efficiencies. Digi provides the industry’s broadest range of wireless products, a cloud computing platform tailored for devices, and development services to help customers get to market fast with wireless devices and applications. Our entire solution set is tailored to allow any device to communicate with any application, anywhere in the world. Digi offers targeted vertical-specific offers for the Energy (Smart Metering, Demand Response, Alternative Energy, Distribution Automation), Mobile Assets (Fleet, Railroad, Transit, Digi m-Trak), Medical and Tank markets (among many others). Products and Services Our embedded products include modules, microprocessors, single-board computers, satellite communications products, development kits and software, design services through our subsidiary Spectrum Design Solutions. Non-embedded products include enterprise cellular routers, gateways, wireless communication adapters (ZigBee, Wi-Fi, proprietary RF), serial servers, intelligent console servers, USB connected products, remote display products, cameras, sensors and the #1 selling serial card line in the world. The Digi Professional Services portfolio includes consulting, solution design, technology selection, testing and implementation, managed services and M2M business application development — all designed to drive efficiency in your business. iDigi® Device Cloud™ The iDigi Device Cloud is a cloud computing platform for device networking and management. It provides secure application messaging, data storage and device management for networks comprised of wired, cellular and satellite-connected devices. All Digi gateways, routers and embedded components are iDigi ready and therefore can be instantly provisioned on the iDigi platform and made accessible to iDigi applications. Additionally, non-Digi devices can be integrated to the iDigi platform using the iDigi® Connector™, a free software download that supports any device operating platform.

Competitors
Comcast Corporation Entertainment - Philadelphia, PA

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation’s largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand as well as to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news and entertainment cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks & Resorts.

T-Mobile US, Inc. Wireless Telecommunications - Bellevue , WA

T-Mobile US, Inc. engages in the provision of wireless communications services under the T-Mobile and MetroPCS brands. It offers postpaid and prepaid wireless voice, messaging and data services, and wholesale wireless services. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Bellevue, WA.

Singapore Telecommunications Limited Advertising & Marketing - Frankfurt am Main, HE

Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the provision of telecommunications systems and services. It operates through the following segments: Group Consumer, Group Enterprise, and Group Digital Life. The Group Consumer segment includes mobile, pay TV, fixed broadband and voice, as well as equipment sales. The Group Enterprise segment provides services include mobile, equipment sales, fixed voice and data, managed services, cloud computing, cyber security, information technology, and professional consulting. The Group Digital Life segment focuses on digital marketing, regional premium over-the-top video, and advanced analytics and intelligence capabilities. The company was founded on March 28, 1992 and is headquartered in Singapore.

Awards & Honors
Rank #93
2017
Fortune Magazine - The 100 Best Companies to Work For
Sponsored by Fortune Magazine
Rank #10
2016
Fortune Magazine - Fortune 1000 Companies
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Rank #10
2016
Fortune Magazine - Fortune 500 Companies
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