SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (date of earliest event reported): February 24, 2011
METROPCS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
2250 Lakeside Boulevard
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 214-570-5800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report): Not Applicable
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|Item 2.02.||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On February 24, 2011, MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing its fourth quarter and year end operating results for the year ended December 31, 2010.
A copy of the Companys press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
The information contained in this report will not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as may be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||||Press release, dated February 24, 2011, entitled MetroPCS Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Year End 2010 Results, Highlighted by Record Full Year Subscriber Growth and Adjusted EBITDA|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|METROPCS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.|
|Date: February 24, 2011||By:|
|J. Braxton Carter|
|Executive Vice President and|
|Chief Financial Officer|