Crown Castle International Company Profile - Aug 14, 2011 by WrightReports

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Crown Castle International Corp.(CCIC) owns, operates and leases towers and other wireless infrastructure, including distributed antenna system (DAS) networks in the United States and rooftop installations. The Company's main business is renting space on its towers through long-term contracts in various forms, including license, sublease and lease agreements. As of December 31, 2010, CCIC owned, leased or managed approximately 23,900 towers, inclusive of 43 completed DAS networks with a varying number of discrete antenna locations and it had approximately 22,300 towers in the United States, including Puerto Rico and approximately 1,600 towers in Australia. In addition, CCIC managed approximately 600 towers owned by third parties. As of December 31, 2010, it had two segments: CCUSA, which primarily consisted of the United States tower operations, and CCAL, which includes its Australian tower operations. In September 2010, the Company acquired NewPath Networks, Inc.

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   Crown Castle International Corp.
                                                                                        440 Wheelers Farms Road
                                                                                        Milford, CT 06461 U.S.A.


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                                 Wright Quality Rating:ADNN                                 Key Data

   Crown Castle International Corp.(CCIC) owns, operates and leases towers and other        Ticker:
   wireless infrastructure, including distributed antenna system (DAS) networks in the      CCI
   United States and rooftop installations. The Company's main business is renting
   space on its towers through long-term contracts in various forms, including license,     2010 Sales:
   sublease and lease agreements. As of December 31, 2010, CCIC owned, leased or
                                                                                            1,878,658,000
   managed approximately 23,900 towers, inclusive of 43 completed DAS networks with
   a varying number of discrete antenna locations and it had approximately 22,300
   towers in the United States, including Puerto Rico and approximately 1,600 towers in     Major Industry:
   Australia. In addition, CCIC managed approximately 600 towers owned by third             Utilities
   parties. As of December 31, 2010, it had two segments: CCUSA, which primarily
   consisted of the United States tower operations, and CCAL, which includes its            Sub Industry:
   Australian tower operations. In September 2010, the Company acquired NewPath             Telecommunications
   Networks, Inc.
                       Stock Chart                                    Officers              Country:
                                                                     Chairman               United States
                                                                  J. Landis Martin
                                                                                            Currency:
                                                         President & Chief Executive
                                                                                            U.S. Dollars
                                                            W. Benjamin Moreland

                                                                                            Fiscal Year Ends:
                                                              Senior Vice President &
                                                              Chief Operating Officer       December
                                                                  James D. Young
                                                                                            Employees
                                                         Senior Vice President, Chief       1,200
                                                        Financial Officer & Treasurer
                                                                 Jay A. Brown         Exchanges:
                                                                                      NYSE FRA MXK

                                                                                            Share Type:
                                                                                            Common

                                                                                            Market Capitalization:
                         
								
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