5.30 +0.04 (0.76%)
After hours: 7:49PM EDT
|Bid||5.23 x 45900|
|Ask||5.35 x 1300|
|Day's range||5.14 - 5.52|
|52-week range||4.52 - 12.19|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.77|
|PE ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings date||6 Nov 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||6.28|
DISH Network (DISH) has recently launched a Latino-targeted channel focused on delivering English-language instructions to Hispanic people in the United States who may want to learn English or improve their English proficiency.
Industry trade groups representing Comcast (CMCSA), Charter Communications (CHTR), Verizon (VZ), and other Internet access providers have sued to block California’s new Internet regulations. Last month, California adopted rules that prohibit Internet providers from throttling traffic or introducing paid prioritization. The move came in response to the move by the Federal Communications Commission (or FCC) to do away with the Obama-era open Internet regulations—better known as net neutrality rules.
Frontier Communications (FTR) continues to expand its Fiber-based broadband footprint to cater to the evolving needs of customers.
With Hurricane Michael potentially impacting Alabama, Florida, Georgia and North and South Carolina, Frontier Communications urges customers to be prepared. In addition to arranging food, water and storm supplies, Frontier encourages customers to prepare a communications emergency kit. Frontier’s Emergency Response Center (ERC) is activated and will serve as the nerve center for managing the impacts and aftermath of Hurricane Michael.
200/200 Mbps service introduced in Tampa Bay area; Gigabit available initially to 500,000 Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Manatee and Sarasota County Households
Frontier Communications (FTR) is introducing a new Gigabit service in its FiOS and Vantage Fiber markets, offering its fastest residential broadband service while also increasing its new consumer broadband offer to 200/200 megabits per second (Mbps), and adding higher speed tiers previously not offered in Indiana, Oregon and Washington (300/300 Mbps). “Frontier is pleased to now offer a 200/200 Mbps service, the fastest, most efficient introductory broadband service available in the markets we serve, plus eye-popping speed and capacity with our FiOS and Vantage Fiber Gigabit for the home,” said John Maduri, Frontier’s Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer. Frontier’s Gigabit service bolsters an already robust FiOS and Vantage Fiber line-up, featuring the same speeds whether downloading or uploading, making it the most efficient broadband service in markets Frontier serves and the only true 100 percent symmetrical speed service available in those markets.
Of the 30 analysts covering Verizon (VZ), 15 analysts rated the stock as a “buy,” and 15 analysts rated the stock as a “hold.” There were no “sell” ratings. Analysts set a target price of $56.58 for the stock and a median consensus estimate of $57.50. Verizon is trading at ~$53.39, a 7.1% discount to its consensus median target estimate.
Frontier Communications Corporation plans to release third-quarter 2018 results on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, after the market closes, and to host a conference call that afternoon at 4:30 P.M.
Dividend yield denotes how much cash an investor is receiving for every dollar invested in a company’s equity. As of September 27, CenturyLink’s (CTL) dividend yield was 10.3%. It was higher than Verizon’s (VZ) and AT&T’s (T) at 4.5% and 6%, respectively.
Wall Street analysts expect CenturyLink (CTL) to report a ~33.6% rise in revenue to ~$23.6 billion in 2018, compared to ~$17.7 billion in 2017. Its adjusted EPS is expected to be $1.10 in 2018 compared to $1.59 in 2017.
Of the 31 analysts covering AT&T (T), 11 have rated the stock a “buy,” and 17 have rated it a “hold.” Three have rated it a “sell.” Analysts have set a target price of $35.36 for the stock and a median consensus estimate of $36. It’s trading at $33.58, which is a 6.7% discount to its consensus median target estimate. Year-to-date, AT&T has fallen ~10% as of September 28.
According to data compiled by Reuters, as of September 27, 75% of the 28 analysts covering Charter Communications (CHTR) stock have given it a “buy” recommendation. Another 21% have given it a “hold,” and the remaining 4% expect Charter to fall and have given it a “sell” recommendation. Charter stock has fallen ~10.4% in the last 12 months and ~3.2% year-to-date.
Enables small business and enterprises to interconnect branches and remote offices in secure, managed and affordable way within single web interface
Frontier Communications has resumed full operations in its service areas in South Carolina, as of today, September 17. Repair and installation technicians, contact center employees and others will return to work.
In the second quarter, Charter Communications (CHTR) spent $2.4 billion on capital expenditures compared to $2.1 billion in the second quarter of 2017. This ~11.3% YoY (year-over-year) growth in capital spending was driven by higher expenditures on scalable infrastructure, support capital, and line extensions. During the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference held on September 6, Christopher L. Winfrey, Charter’s CFO, discussed the company’s capital expenditures in 2019.
Frontier Communications has suspended its operations in portions of South Carolina, starting at noon today, September 13, as Hurricane Florence approaches. Repair and installation technicians, contact center employees and others will not be executing any work activities during this time.
Charter Communications’ (CHTR) residential video customer total fell ~1.8% YoY (year-over-year) to 16.2 million on June 30. In the second quarter, Charter lost net 73,000 residential video customers compared to 91,000 losses in the second quarter of 2017. This reduction in video customers was driven by rapid growth in the over-the-top (or OTT) video viewing trends.
Last month, Charter Communications (CHTR) raised $500.0 million through the sale of notes maturing in 2024. In addition, the company sold notes and raised $1.5 billion and $2.5 billion in July and April, respectively. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the notes sale for activities that include repurchasing some of its shares and repaying its outstanding debt.
With Hurricane Florence potentially impacting South and North Carolina, Frontier Communications urges customers to be prepared. In addition to arranging food, water and storm supplies, Frontier encourages customers to prepare a communications emergency kit. Frontier’s Emergency Response Center (ERC) is activated and will serve as the nerve center for managing the impacts and aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
Frontier Communications (FTR) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.