With the close of the third-quarter reporting season, it’s time to take stock.
The 14 charts below offer a clear look at exactly how the wireless industry breaks down across a number of metrics, including wireless service revenues, postpaid and prepaid subscriber trends, and capital expenditures.
The charts, supplied by Wall Street firms New Street Research and Evercore, offer a quick visual guide to the nation’s top wireless providers.
First, we’ll look at wireless service revenues, which have recovered in recent quarters:
Next, we’ll look at postpaid customer trends.
And then we’ll look at prepaid customer trends.
And finally, we’ll look at capex: