NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Sprint (S) - Get Report were climbing in early afternoon trading on Monday ahead of the wireless communication company's fiscal 2016 second quarter report, due out before Tuesday's market open.

Analysts surveyed by FactSet are looking for the Overland Park, KS-based company to post a loss of 7 cents per share on revenue of $8.05 billion.

Wall Street expects the company to add 403,000 net new customers in the fiscal second quarter.

In fiscal 2015, Sprint reported a loss of 15 cents per share on revenue of $7.98 billion for the same period. The company added 1.06 million net new subscribers in the year-ago quarter.

Last week the company said it expects net operating revenue to rise 3% year-over-year to $8.25 billion for the 2016 second quarter.

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Sprint is anticipating a net loss of $142 million in the period.

Separately, TheStreet Ratings objectively rated this stock according to its "risk-adjusted" total return prospect over a 12-month investment horizon. Not based on the news in any given day, the rating may differ from Jim Cramer's view or that of this articles's author.

TheStreet Ratings rated this stock as a "sell" with a ratings score of D+.

The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income and generally high debt management risk.

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