|Bid||3.31 x 500|
|Ask||3.55 x 500|
|Day's range||3.42 - 3.72|
|52-week range||3.42 - 20.20|
|PE ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings date||9 Aug 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||9.21|
T-Mobile's (TMUS) Narrowband Internet of Things service offers many benefits like low power usage, long battery life and low device cost.
Frontier Communications stock (FTR) declined 30% in June to close at $5.36. The stock is currently trading at $4.99, which is 1.4% above its 52-week low of $4.92 and 73% below its 52-week high of $18.21. FTR has fallen more than 70% in the last 12 months after falling 84% in 2017.
In response, Windstream sued Aurelius and US Bank NA, the indenture trustee on Windstream’s bonds, and has asked a federal judge to rule that it isn’t in default over the 2015 spinoff. Aurelius and US Bank claim Windstream’s spinoff amounts to a sale-leaseback deal, which is prohibited under the company’s bond indentures.
Windstream Services LLC RATINGS DOWNGRADE Ongoing bondholder disputes engulfing network communications company Windstream Services LLC are impacting its landlord, Uniti Group Inc. Moody’s Investors Service last week cut its credit rating on Uniti, a real-estate investment trust, to Caa1 from B3 following a downgrade of Windstream, Uniti’s largest tenant and the source of 70% of its revenue.
As of June 19, AT&T (T) is the largest US telecommunications player by market cap at ~$237.3 billion, followed by Verizon (VZ) at ~$200.4 billion. Among the other competitors in the US wireline space, Frontier Communications (FTR) has a market cap of ~$0.6 billion.
Windstream (WIN) unit to showcase its Power of One solution at the HITEC in Houston to assist hoteliers in improving overall guest experience.
In the telecommunications sector, losses by strategics are increasingly translating into gains for private-equity firms. Inc., which is weighing a sale of its competitive local exchange carrier business as part of a broader effort to lower debt and offset declining growth. For telecom investors that have long focused their sights on fast-growing companies, the sales process highlights an emerging opportunity: legacy businesses that have been overlooked by their parent entities.
The asset-less telecom started out with a weak earnings report, followed up by a reverse stock split and a desperate debt negotiation tactic.
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As of May 24, 2018, AT&T (T) was the largest US telecom player by market capitalization at ~$201.3 billion, followed by Verizon (VZ) at ~$201.0 billion. In the US wireline space, Frontier (FTR) had a market capitalization of ~$0.6 billion. Meanwhile, this metric for CenturyLink (CTL) and Windstream (WIN) was ~$20.5 billion and ~$0.3 billion, respectively.
Frontier (FTR) reported adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) of $908 million in Q1 2018. Adjusted EBITDA exceeded the Wall Street analyst expectations of $900 million. However, adjusted EBITDA numbers fell from both the year-ago quarter and the sequential quarter due to high seasonal costs. Adjusted EBITDA fell ~2.9% year-over-year (or YoY) from $935 million in Q1 2017 and ~1.2% from $919 million in Q4 2017. Moreover, Frontier anticipates adjusted EBITDA in 2018 will come in at approximately $3.6 billion.
Charter Communications (CHTR) has been consistently investing in capital expenditures (or capex) to improve its network. Charter Communications restarted all-digital projects in the remaining Bright House and Time Warner Cable markets that are not yet all-digital, as well as the deployment of 1 Gbps speeds via DOCSIS 3.1 technology across its footprint. In the first quarter, Charter spent $2.2 billion on capital expenditures compared to $1.6 billion on capital expenditures in the first quarter of 2017.
Just when it appeared that things were working toward reducing the United States' negative balance of trade against China, President Donald Trump flip-flopped on his trade policy.
Frontier Communications (FTR) stock fell 17% last week, which ended on May 25, to close at $7.69. FTR is currently trading 26% above its 52-week low of $6.08 and 63% below its 52-week high of $21. Frontier stock rose 35% in the week ended May 4 after it posted its first-quarter results.
With the network upgrade, Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) will offer 300 Mbps internet speeds to over 67,000 households in 13 communities in the region.
A comparative analysis between two stocks in the Zacks Wireless National industry - Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) and CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) - will help us to pick the better investment option.
Frontier (FTR) peer Windstream Holdings (WIN) stock fell ~9.5% last week to close at $1.49. Windstream stock has fallen 67% in the last 12 months and -7.5% in the last month. It fell 73% in 2017. WIN is trading 16% above its 52-week low of $1.28 and 69% below its 52-week high of $4.84.