Download the FOCUS Carrier-Focused Telecom Technology Quarterly: Summer 2014 Report

FOCUS Carrier Focused Telecom Technology QuarterlyFOCUS’ Carrier-Focused Telecom Technology Index (CFTTI) showed a moderate increase for this three month period with a gain of 3.4%. This was on par with the 3.4% gain in the S&P 500 and significantly better than the 1.5% loss in the NASDAQ. Performance was mixed, with three of our sub sectors posting gains and four showing losses. On a year-over-year basis, the CFTTI is up a strong 15.6%…

M&A activity in the Carrier Focused Telecom Technology sector fell off the proverbial cliff this most recent three month period. We counted a mere 11 transactions for just $321 million in announced transaction value. In terms of transaction volume, this reporting period is the slowest in recent memory, and only three of our sub sectors had any M&A activity at all.

Download here: FOCUS Telecom Technology and Services Group's Carrier-Focused Telecom Technology Quarterly - Summer 2014 Report, Vol. 4, No. 3.