Keyword: SBA Communications
Raymond James upgraded American Tower to "outperform," saying it's in a good position as the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic.
U.S. tower companies saw some relief with Judge Victor Marrero’s approval of the T-Mobile/Sprint merger, with shares rising on the news Tuesday.
Crown Castle could be poised to narrow the performance gap in coming years between itself and tower REIT peers, according to MoffettNathanson.
The deployment is significant because it’s one of the first live deployments over CBRS spectrum for an edge computing use case.
For 5G outside of dense urban areas, advanced MIMO antennas will be necessary to effectively offer 5G service in mid-band spectrum.
As Crown Castle reported third-quarter earnings, the tower company also disclosed a probe by the SEC related to its services business.
According to Moffett, tower tenancy levels are a main factor in the return on investment of tower companies.
With Dish’s commitment to enter the wireless market as a new facilities-based fourth national carrier, its planned 5G network build is a positive for tower companies, some analysts say, though perhaps not a major boon in the near term.
Edge computing company Packet announced that it has broken ground on its first Boston edge computing data center location.
Dish Network has inked agreements with network equipment vendor Ericsson and tower company SBA Communications for its wireless efforts.