Securus Releases Telecom/High-Tech EBITDA Margins and Net Income Margins to Refute Overearning Claims

Securus Ranks Well Down the List Including Six (6) Retail Oriented, Well-Known Communications Companies

DALLAS, TX August 18, 2017/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring announced today financial rankings of five (5) publicly traded communications carriers and itself in order to show that Securus is not overearning relative to other prominent carriers.

2016 Telecom/High Tech Return Rankings

EBITDA ÷ Revenue Net Income ÷ Revenue
Return Rank Return Rank
Charter 36.2% #1 5.0% #3
CenturyLink 35.8% #2 3.6% #5
Verizon 34.1% #3 10.8% #1
AT&T 30.6% #4 8.1% #2
T-Mobile US 27.3% #5 3.9% #4
Securus 27.2% Last 1.4% Last
Securus ranks last on EBITDA and Net Income returns in a ranking of six (6) telecom/high-tech businesses. Securus clearly has lower EBITDA/Revenue and Net Income/Revenue than other prominent carries that have millions of retail customers across the United States.
  Sometimes you may see emotional comments on “Securus overearning,” especially from Incarcerated Individual advocates that occasionally bleed over to political PSC/PUC/FCC/legislative comments. The above chart has been successful in refuting that notion as Securus ranks down the list of well-known retail communications carriers when measuring EBITDA Margin or Net Income Margin.

About Securus Technologies

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, an Aventiv Technologies company, serving more than 3,450 public safety, law enforcement and corrections agencies and over 1,200,000 incarcerated individuals across North America, Securus Technologies is committed to serve and connect by providing emergency response, incident management, public information, investigation, biometric analysis, communication, information management, incarcerated individual self-service, and monitoring products and services in order to make our world a safer place to live. Securus Technologies connecting what matters®. For more information, please visit