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What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results

Andrew Smith
What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results

What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results## Charter’s fourth-quarter resultsCharter Communications (CHTR) is set to report its fourth-quarter results on January 31. Analysts expect Charter’s adjusted EPS rise YoY (year-over-year) to $1.44 from $1.14.In the third quarter, Charter’s adjusted EPS rose YoY, to $1.36 from $0.19, beating analysts’ estimate by ~30.8%. The company’s adjusted net income grew significantly YoY, to $319 million from $48 million.## Peer comparisonIn the fourth quarter, Comcast’s (CMCSA) adjusted EPS are expected to rise ~26.5% YoY to $0.62, while Dish Network’s (DISH) are expected to grow ~15.8% YoY to $0.66. In the integrated US telecom space, Verizon’s (VZ) adjusted EPS are expected to rise ~26.7% YoY to $1.09, and AT&T’s (T) are expected to grow ~9.0% YoY to $0.85. Next, we’ll look at estimates for Charter’s fourth-quarter revenue.Continue to Next PartBrowse this series on Market Realist: * Part 2 - Charter’s Q4 2018 Revenue: Analysts’ Expectations * Part 3 - A Look at Charter’s Expected EBITDA Growth in Q4 2018 * Part 4 - Estimates for Charter’s Q4 2018 Video Customer Acquisitions