AT&T keep FY guidance, despite decline in video subscribers during Q3

AT&T says it expects further reductions spilling into Q4. The carrier still reiterated its full-year 2017 guidance for mid-single digit adjusted earnings growth, adjusted consolidated operating margin expansion, capex of about United States dollars 22 billion, and free cash flow at the low end of the USD 18 billion range.

In the three months to the end of September the group saw its DIRECTV NOW service add around 300,000 (net) customers, but total USA video subscribers were down about 90,000.

AT&T attributed the video losses to increased competition with other traditional pay-TV providers and streaming services, hurricanes and AT&T's stricter credit standards, according to the SEC filing.

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Meanwhile, it notes it expects to report DirecTV Now added a net 300,000 subs, while overall total USA video subscribers will be down about 90,000 (which "negatively impacts our Entertainment Group revenues and margins, resulting in an adjusted consolidated operating income margin that will be essentially flat versus the year-ago third quarter").

The mobile network operator continued to expand its post-paid smartphone base, despite seeing nearly 900,000 fewer handset equipment upgrades than in the year-ago third quarter. This will result in 97,000 additional prepaid net adds in the quarter with a corresponding decline in connected device net adds.

AT&T, which is getting set to report third-quarter earnings on October 24, warned Wall Street its results took a significant hit from hurricanes and the natural disaster in Mexico.

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