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Interested in the fast-growing wireless industry? For ideas on how to start your search, we ran a screen.

We began by screening the wireless communications industry for stocks with market caps above $50 million and then screened for those with higher TTM gross, operating, and pretax margins than their industry averages. This indicates that these companies are taking in a higher percentage of revenues as profits than their peers.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.

We also created a price-weighted index of the stocks mentioned below, and monitored the performance of the list relative to the S&P 500 index over the last month. To access a complete analysis of this list's recent performance, click here.

Do you think these companies are performing well? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

1. Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE:CEL): Provides cellular communications services in Israel. TTM gross margin at 60.75% vs. industry average at 58.73%. TTM operating margin at 26.56% vs. industry average at 19.28%. TTM pretax margin at 21.27% vs. industry average at 13.83%.

2. NTT DOCOMO, Inc. (NYSE:DCM): Provides wireless telecommunications services, packet communications services, and satellite mobile communications services in Japan. TTM gross margin at 63.01% vs. industry average at 58.73%. TTM operating margin at 20.13% vs. industry average at 19.28%. TTM pretax margin at 19.67% vs. industry average at 13.83%.

3. Mobile Telesystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT): Provides telecommunications services primarily in the Russian Federation, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Armenia, and Belarus. TTM gross margin at 69.42% vs. industry average at 58.73%. TTM operating margin at 22.08% vs. industry average at 19.28%. TTM pretax margin at 15.33% vs. industry average at 13.83%.

4. USA Mobility, Inc. (NASDAQ:USMO): Provides wireless communications solutions to the healthcare, government, enterprise, and emergency response sectors in the United States. TTM gross margin at 66.57% vs. industry average at 58.73%. TTM operating margin at 28.01% vs. industry average at 19.28%. TTM pretax margin at 26.25% vs. industry average at 13.83%.

5. Vivo Participacoes S.A. (NYSE:VIV): TTM gross margin at 62.97% vs. industry average at 49.02%. TTM operating margin at 17.76% vs. industry average at 15.95%. TTM pretax margin at 18.82% vs. industry average at 10.49%.

*Profitability data sourced from Fidelity, all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: 5 Wireless Communications Stocks With Impressive Profitability