Altimo's preferred share conversion will dilute the firm's shares by nearly 5%. It also presents more uncertainty around the firm's dividend policy, which was based on a now-outdated share count.Due in part to its focus on global expansion, VimpelCom has fallen to third place, behind MegaFon, in
KT lowered its monthly fees by KRW 1,000 in 2011 and is providing 50 free text messages to appease the government.By expanding into nontelecom businesses, KT is moving away from its core competence and economic moat into more competitive businesses.Because of weak revenue and earnings in 2012, KT
NII competes with telecom giants that are beginning to target the postpaid wireless market. Given the massive price cuts its competitors have instituted over the past few years, NII cannot afford to have inferior network quality or a weaker device lineup.3G deployment delays have handcuffed the
Vivendi sells stake in Activision Blizzard; removing it and Maroc Telecom from model.
Latin American currency weakness adds additional pressure to Telefonica's revenue struggles.
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SBA is well positioned to benefit from the robust secular growth prospects for mobile data.
Competition is increasing globally. European rivals are merging and becoming more global, and strong emerging-markets players are developing. This competition is driving down ARPU.Vodafone could overpay for more acquisitions like Kabel Deutschland. The Indian government is a thorn in Vodafone's
Transurban's core Australian assets attract, but new projects introduce high forecasting risk.
While ARPU and churn have improved, margins are near multiyear lows. As smartphone loading continues, competition intensifies, and 4G buildout costs begin, it will be increasingly difficult for Leap to expand profitability.Despite the recent improvements, Leap has a long history of operational