Latest Churn rate Stories

2011-02-26 07:16:50

T-Mobile USA has continued to struggle, as subscribers of contract-based mobile phone plans with the company left their services in record numbers during the fourth quarter. The No. 4 wireless carrier said on Friday it lost 318,000 subscribers on contract-based plans in the October-December period. T-Mobile's larger rivals -- AT&T, Verizon Wireless and Sprint Nextel -- all added contract-based subscribers during the period. For Sprint, it was a gain after many years of losses. T-Mobile...

2010-04-15 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As mobile customer retention remains a key focus in both developed and emerging markets, operators should assess the value of churn within the context of key segments, according to a new report from Pyramid Research (www.pyr.com). Mobile Customer Churn: Why It Matters Less in Some Emerging Markets looks at the value of churn as an indicator and analyzes the strength in the value between emerging markets, such as Africa and Asia, and that of other...

2010-01-19 07:00:00

RA'ANANA, Israel, CINCINNATI, and DENVER, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NICE Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: NICE), a leading global provider of advanced solutions that enable enterprises and security organizations to extract Insight from Interactions, transactions and surveillance to drive business performance, reduce risk and ensure safety, AnswerOn Inc., a leading provider of customer retention, acquisition and loyalty solutions to telecommunications service providers, and Cincinnati Bell...

2009-01-22 17:30:00

EDINBURG, Va., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (Nasdaq: SHEN) today announced year end customer results for 2008. As a Sprint PCS Affiliate of Sprint Nextel, the Company's PCS operations added 5,685 net retail customers in the fourth quarter and 24,159 net retail customers for the year. Year end 2008 retail customers were 211,462, an increase of 12.9%. The Company had fourth quarter retail PCS churn of 1.87%. The 2008 annual retail churn...

2008-10-06 06:00:36

MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS), the nation's leading provider of unlimited wireless communications service for a flat-rate with no signed contract, today announced selected subscriber information for the quarter ended September 30, 2008. In the third quarter of 2008, on a consolidated basis, MetroPCS reported gross additions of approximately 935 thousand subscribers, which represents an increase of 39% over the third quarter of 2007. Churn for the third quarter of 2008...

2008-08-07 12:30:00

In recent months, Sprint Nextel (S) has been described as "seen turning a corner" by The New York Times and as possibly "turning around" by The Washington Post. That's not quite how Sprint CEO Daniel Hesse sees it. While he says he is very pleased with the company's progress, he told BusinessWeek: "We haven't turned the corner yet." Believe it. Earnings of the U.S.'s third-largest wireless service provider do show some hopeful signs: Thanks to network improvements and changes Hesse has made...

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