Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (New York Stock Exchange:TDS)

About the company

Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. engages in the provision of wire line and cable broadband, video and voice services. It operates through the following segments: U.S. Cellular, Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) Telecom's Wireline and Cable. The U.S. Cellular segment provides service to postpaid and prepaid customers from a variety of demographic segments. The TDS Telecom's Wireline segment operates Wireline and Cable subsidiaries that provide communications services. The Cable segment provides interconnected voice over internet protocol and broadband services, including internet access. The company was founded by LeRoy T. Carlson in 1968 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.




Wireless Telecommunications




LeRoy T. Carlson


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
T-Mobile US, Inc. TMUS 92217.65 45031.00 4.56 26.26 7.80
Sprint Corp. S 35281.66 32458.00 1.38 -13.06 -8.25
Iridium Communications, Inc. IRDM 3521.70 572.00 2.53 -19.49 -31.08
United States Cellular Corp. USM 2706.88 4019.00 0.62 18.87 3.58
Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. TDS 2311.88 5180.00 0.48 17.79 2.53
Anterix, Inc. ATEX 681.28 2.00 2.99 -18.59 -646.15
Anterix, Inc. ATEX 670.08 2.00 2.94 -18.29 -646.15
Globalstar, Inc. GSAT 597.34 134.00 1.22 -5.21 -36.37
Gogo, Inc. GOGO 275.40 821.00 -0.59 -1.29 -26.07
NII Holdings, Inc. NIHD 221.34 621.00 -1.46 -3.95 -6.16
ORBCOMM, Inc. ORBC 195.92 272.00 0.86 -9.92 -7.32
ORBCOMM, Inc. ORBC 195.52 272.00 0.85 -9.90 -7.32
Spok Holdings, Inc. SPOK 165.30 156.00 0.68 -10.36 -10.30

Latest insider transactions

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Why there are 3 versions of Percival Everett’s new novel ‘Telephone’

3d ago, source: Orange County Register

The writer and Distinguished Professor of English at USC composed different versions of the book, and Graywolf Press found a ...

This Day In Market History: Bell Telephone Company Is Founded

12h ago, source: Benzinga on

Benzinga takes a look back at a notable market-related moment that happened on this date. What Happened: On this day in 1877, ...

Watch: EXO-SC Gifts Fans With MV For “Telephone” Featuring 10cm Ahead Of Upcoming Comeback

2d ago, source: Soompi

EXO-SC has released a music video for a B-side track from their upcoming album! “Telephone” is the fourth track from EXO-SC’s ...

Telephone And Data Systems: Excellent Dividend Growth Record But Unattractive Earnings Growth

1d ago, source: Seeking Alpha

TDS has raised its dividend for 45 consecutive years. Thanks to the nature of its business, it is resilient in the ongoing coronavirus crisis.

Donald Trump claims Americans 'gave the world' the telephone despite inventor being Scottish

2d ago, source: Daily Record on

The US President angered Scots on social media after he claimed that Americans 'gave the world' the telephone during a speech ...

EXO's Sehun and Chanyeol drop music video for 'Telephone'

2d ago, source: GMA Network

EXO's Sehun and Chanyeol have dropped the music video for a pre-release track from their upcoming album "1 Billion Views." ...

Congressman Bobby Scott hosts telephone town hall; Chief Boone to attend

3h ago, source: WAVY

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Congressman Bobby Scott (VA-03) will host a telephone town hall to provide updates on his work in ...

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