15.68 -0.02 (-0.13%)
After hours: 6:50PM EST
|Bid||15.68 x 300|
|Ask||15.89 x 100|
|Day's Range||15.61 - 16.12|
|52 Week Range||13.16 - 27.61|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.07|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.16 (14.72%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
CenturyLink (CTL) soared to the top of the S&P 500 today after signing a five-year contract with the state Pennsylvania to provide data networking services to its employees. CenturyLink gained 8.2% to $15.87 today, while the S&P 500 rose 0.3% to 2659.99. CenturyLink's market capitalization rose to $17 billion today from $$15.7 billion on Friday.
Wall Street indexes were higher on Monday with boosts from technology and energy sectors as oil prices rose while investors prepared for an expected U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike later in the week. Traders, waiting for the Fed's two-day rate setting meeting to begin on Tuesday, see a 85 percent probability for a 25 basis point hike to the Fed funds rate target - the third rate hike this year, according to CME Group's Fedwatch tool. The Fed is a virtual certainty to tighten this week but that is totally priced in by the market," said Heppenstall.
CEO of Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) Glen F Post Iii bought 50,000 shares of CTL on 12/08/2017 at an average price of $14.17 a share.
CenturyLink (CTL) reported earnings a month ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
3Q17 was a tough quarter for the major United States (SPY) wireline telecom companies like CenturyLink (CTL), Windstream (WIN), and Frontier (FTR).
The top cable companies continue to show strong momentum in the US broadband market with Comcast (CMCSA) and Charter (CHTR) adding the most broadband customers in 3Q17 given the higher speeds.
CenturyLink (CTL) stock continued to fall in November 2017, dropping ~20% for the month and closing at $14.59 on November 30, 2017.
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