Sprint Corp.

6200 Sprint Parkway,
Overland Park, Kansas 66251
United States,
(800) 829-0965
www.sprint.com

Sprint is a provider of wireless and wireline communications services for consumers, businesses and government users. In addition to the Sprint brand, Sprint offers its services through Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 11 2 - - - - 13
vol $53.5B $53.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 4 - - - - - 4
vol $1.2B $1.2B
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Largest Nextel Communications, Inc.
$36.0B (2005-08-15)
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Largest Sprint Nextel - 3,300 Towers
$670M (2008-07-23)

According to our data here at Mergr, Sprint has acquired 14 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Sprint’s largest acquisition to date was in 2005, when it acquired Nextel Communications for $36.0B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2008, when it sold Sprint Nextel - 3 300 Towers to TowerCo for $670M. Sprint has acquired in 11 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include communications (93%) and software (8%).

When analyzing the communications sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 214 communications companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 15 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 3 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic communications acquirer over the past 3 years is Satellite Solutions Worldwide Group, with 12 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the communications sector over the past 3 years is EQT Holdings AB with 5 platform acquisitions.

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