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Can AT&T Deliver with Its Ambitious Deleveraging Plan?

Andrew Smith
Can AT&T Deliver with Its Ambitious Deleveraging Plan?

At the end of the third quarter, AT&T’s (T) short-term debt was $14.9 billion while its long-term debt was $168.5 billion, bringing its total debt to $183.4 billion. Meanwhile, AT&T’s total debt was $164.3 billion at the end of December 31, 2017. The company’s debt increased significantly due to the acquisition of Time Warner in mid-June.