This IDC Insight examines the 1Q12 financial and operating results for the major U.S. mobile operators, as reported in the most recent earnings calls. This document highlights AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile USA, U.S. Cellular, and Verizon Wireless, as well as the three pure-play prepaid players — Leap Wireless, MetroPCS, and TracFone. For the third consecutive quarter, smartphone metrics of the top operators are also included. The analysis in this document reflects conditions at the end of 1Q12 and uses information in the operators' earnings calls and financial statements.
U.S. Cellular Corporation, MetroPCS Communcations, Inc., TracFone Wireless, Inc., Verizon Wireless Inc, T-Mobile International AG, Leap Wireless International, Inc., Sprint Nextel Corporation, AT&T Inc.