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PublicNYSE:S
Date7/2013
Raised
Post IPO Valuation
Acquired bySoftBank
Date10/2012

General Information

Offices

Headquarters

People

CEO
President
President,Networks
President,Retail
SVP,Human Resource
SVP,corporate communications
SVP,General counsel
President,Prepaid
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Acquisitions

Total$36.3B
OneLouder, 5/2013
Handmark, 5/2013
Clearwire, 12/2012
iPCS, 10/2009 $831M
Virgin Mobile USA, 7/2009 $483M
Nextel Communications, 8/2005 $35B

Investments

Clearwire 2/2013
Clearwire 11/2009
Clearwire 11/2009
IPWireless 1/2006

Funding

DEBT
Debt, 1/2010
TriplePoint Capital

Competitors

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Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users.

Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including two wireless networks serving almost 49 million customers at the end of the second quarter of 2009; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone.

Recent Milestones

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Added: 8/22/13

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Above: Sprint New Home Page
Uploaded: 6/15/11

Stock Price

Sources

  1. SoftBank buys Sprint: everything you need to know about the $20.1 billion acquisition (theverge.com) [edit]
  2. Sprint Nextel Buys Handmark And Its Subsidiary OneLouder Apps - Quick Facts (nasdaq.com) [edit]
  3. Sprint Nextel Buys Handmark And Its Subsidiary OneLouder Apps - Quick Facts (nasdaq.com) [edit]
  4. Sprint finalizes Clearwire buyout for $2.2B (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  5. Sprint Nextel Silences iPCS (allthingsd.com) [edit]
  6. Sprint to Acquire Virgin Mobile for $483M (foxbusiness.com) [edit]
  7. Sprint completes Nextel acquisition (theage.com.au) [edit]
  8. Clearwire takes $80M from Sprint even as it’s flirting with Dish for a buyout (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  9. Clearwire takes on $920M more to build out wireless networks (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  10. Clearwire raises $1.5 billion to continue WiMax buildout (blogs.zdnet.com) [edit]
  11. Sprint Nextel Leads New Investment in IPWireless (ipwireless.com) [edit]
  12. TriplePoint Capital (triplepointcapital.com) [edit]
  13. Sprint Inks Deal To Support Clearwire With $1.6 Billion (facebook.com) [edit]
    Sprint Closes $480M Deal for Wireless Spectrum (themiddlemarket.com) [edit]
    Sprint raises $6.5bn in largest-ever bond issue (cbronline.com) [edit]
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