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Cogent Communications Holdings Inc (CCOI) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017

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Cogent Communications Holdings Inc (CCOI) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Cogent Communications Holdings Inc is an enterprise Internet service provider offering Internet access and data transport using Internet Protocol. It mainly serves the small and medium sized businesses around the world. Cogent Communications Holdings Inc has a market cap of $2.03 billion; its shares were traded at around $44.10 with a P/E ratio of 126.03 and P/S ratio of 4.17. The dividend yield of Cogent Communications Holdings Inc stocks is 4.10%. Cogent Communications Holdings Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 17.70% over the past ten years. GuruFocus rated Cogent Communications Holdings Inc the business predictability rank of 3-star.


For the last quarter Cogent Communications Holdings Inc reported a revenue of $125.2 million, compared with the revenue of $115.6 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $485.2 million, an increase of 8.6% from last year. For the last five years Cogent Communications Holdings Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 8.8% a year. The Cogent Communications Holdings Inc had a decent operating margin of 15.65%, compared with the operating margin of 14.33% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Cogent Communications Holdings Inc is 10.86%. The profitability rank of the company is 8 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Cogent Communications Holdings Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $247.0 million, compared with $274.3 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $711.0 million, compared with $695.2 million in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is 1.6, which is not a favorable level. Cogent Communications Holdings Inc has a financial strength rank of 4 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $44.10, Cogent Communications Holdings Inc is traded at 70.5% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $25.87. The P/S ratio of the stock is 4.17, while the historical median P/S ratio is 2.45. The intrinsic value of the stock is $3.75 a share, according to GuruFocus DCF Calculator. The stock gained 123.03% during the past 12 months.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of CCOI, click here.

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