Sizing up the Tier 1/Tier 2 telcos' Q2 performance

The following chart provides a summary of how the top U.S. wireline service providers performed in Q2 2010 according to access line loss, broadband and video growth.

Be sure to take a look at our Q2 earnings page.

Don't forget to see how these figures stack up against the performance of the Q1 2010 and Q4 2009 results.

Finally, check out the performance of the Tier 2 telcos in Q4 09 and our summary of Canadian wireline telcos' Q1 performance.

2Q 2010 Results - Tier 1 ILECs
Tier 1 ILECs Revenues Total Access Lines Access Lines Lost Broadband Additions Total Broadband Video Additions Mergers / Acquisitions
AT&T $30.8 billion 44.3 million 853,000 188,000 16 million 209,000 U-verse  
Qwest $2.93 billion 5.3 million 194,000 7,000 3 million No additions Being acquired by CenturyLink
Verizon $26.8 billion net 30.6 million 355,000 196,000 30.9 million 174,000  
CenturyLink $1.77 billion 6.7 million 146,000 29,000 2.3 million 26,000 DISH customers Integrating CenturyTel / EMBARQ / upcoming Qwest
Frontier $516.1 million 1.2 million (not including Verizon lines) 23,500 3,400 647,500 3,800 DISH customers Acquired Verizon's rural lines
Windstream $959.6 million 2.1 million 24,500 14,800 1.14 million 8,100 DISH customers Completed Iowa Telecom acquisition
Compiled from Q2 earnings releases. Click here for updated Q2 2010 summaries.
Sizing up the Tier 1/Tier 2 telcos' Q2 performance
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