Swot Analysis

October 2011
Sprint Nextel SWOT Analysis;Oct2011, p1
SWOT Analysis
A business analysis of Sprint Nextel Corp., provider of wireless and wireline communications products and services, is provided, focusing on the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) faced by the company. Strengths include significant market niche. Weaknesses include high dependence on Motorola. Opportunities for improvement include growth of mobile data traffic. Threats to the company include mobile phone market nearing saturation.


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