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Alaska Communications: Overselling Has Led To Minimal Downside Risk, 35% Upside

Alaska Communications (NASDAQ:ALSK) is an 820 employee Telecom company that operates in Alaska and is the leading provider of Ethernet and other data services in the state. With its recent purchase of a 33% stake in AWN (Alaska Wireless Network), the company has gained access to the most extensive and advanced wireless network in Alaska with over 300 cell sites, which the company hopes will help to fend off incoming wireless competition.

The company describes its business as:

Headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska Communications today serves the fastest growing segment of users - data dependent consumers and enterprises - and leverages its legacy as a local telephone company to support its wireless and enterprise data network. Alaska Communications participates ...
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