T-Mobile Adds 2.1 Million Customers In Q2, Bringing Total Base To 58.9 Million

By Ciara LinnaneMarketWatch Pulse

Mobile US Inc. said Thursday it added 2.1 million customers in the second quarter, up 41% from the same period a year ago, bringing its total customer base to 58.9 million. More than 1 million of that total were branded postpaid customers, which are the more valuable customer segment, the company said in a statement. That was up 11% from a year ago. The company added 178,00 branded prepaid customers in the quarter, up 75% from a year ago. Branded postpaid churn stood at 1.3%, down 16 basis points from a year ago. Shares were indicating higher in light premarket volume, and are up about 43% in the year so far, while the S&P 500 has fallen 0.6%.

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