FTR - Frontier Communications Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
2.6200
-0.0200 (-0.76%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close2.6400
Open2.6400
Bid2.58 x 1000
Ask2.65 x 900
Day's Range2.5700 - 2.7100
52 Week Range2.0100 - 11.6400
Volume1,681,714
Avg. Volume3,362,137
Market Cap276.538M
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.46
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-19.02
Earnings DateFeb 26, 2019
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-12-14
1y Target Est4.81
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  • Markityesterday

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Frontier Communications Corp.

    # Frontier Communications Corp ### NASDAQ/NGS:FTR View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is high ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Negative Short interest is extremely high for FTR with more than 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting FTR. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Negative ETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding FTR totaled $245 million. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Telecommunications Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. FTR credit default swap spreads are rising towards their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Predictions for Verizon’s Fios Video Customer Acquisitions in Q4
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Predictions for Verizon’s Fios Video Customer Acquisitions in Q4

    Analysts’ Fourth-Quarter Expectations for Verizon(Continued from Prior Part)Verizon’s Fios video net additionsThe major driver of Verizon’s (VZ) wireline component is its Fios offering, a fiber-optic network that provides customers with video,

  • Business Wire3 days ago

    Frontier Communications Prepares for Winter Storm Harper; Offers Preparedness and Safety Tips to Help Customers Be Ready

    With Winter Storm Harper affecting much of the Midwest and headed East, 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 that includes quick access to important phone numbers, account information, and power charging devices and supplies. Frontier’s Emergency Response Center (ERC) is activated and coordinating and managing the Company’s preparations and response.

  • GlobeNewswire5 days ago

    Los Angeles Kings Choose Mitel for UCaaS Solution to Streamline Business Operations

    Mitel is powering a cloud-based unified communications as a service (UCaaS) solution to support the LA Kings’ initiative to digitally transform business operations, support operational growth and facilitate sales, while increasing productivity and collaboration across the organization. After considering numerous options to replace an outdated legacy phone platform, the Kings selected Frontier AnyWare, an option with greater scalability and flexibility to serve their current and future requirements.

  • Markit5 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Frontier Communications Corp.

    # Frontier Communications Corp ### NASDAQ/NGS:FTR View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative but improving * Bearish sentiment is high ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Negative Short interest is extremely high for FTR with more than 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting FTR. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $11.55 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold FTR are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Telecommunications Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator with a strengthening bias over the past 1-month. FTR credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Is Frontier Communications (FTR) Stock Outpacing Its Utilities Peers This Year?
    Zacks6 days ago

    Is Frontier Communications (FTR) Stock Outpacing Its Utilities Peers This Year?

    Is (FTR) Outperforming Other Utilities Stocks This Year?

  • Estimates for Charter’s Q4 2018 Video Customer Acquisitions
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Estimates for Charter’s Q4 2018 Video Customer Acquisitions

    What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results (Continued from Prior Part) ## Charter’s video subscribers in Q4 2018 In the fourth quarter, analysts expect Charter Communications (CHTR) to report a net loss of video customers, due to stiff competition from low-cost video streaming services. In the third quarter, Charter lost 66,000 net residential video customers, compared with 104,000 in the same quarter of 2017. The company’s residential video subscriber base shrank ~1.6% YoY (year-over-year) to 16.1 million. US cable operator Comcast (CMCSA) lost 95,000 net residential video subscribers in the quarter ended September 30, and Frontier Communications (FTR) lost 37,000. ## Over-the-top market Pay-TV operators, including Charter, are losing subscribers due to cord cutting. Customers are opting for lower-cost OTT (over-the-top) offerings, which provide content to consumers over the Internet, instead of cable TV or satellite connections.  Alphabet’s YouTube TV, Amazon’s Prime Video, and Netflix (NFLX) are leading OTT providers. In the quarter ended September 30, Netflix gained 7 million subscribers worldwide. Continue to Next Part Browse this series on Market Realist: * Part 1 - What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results * Part 2 - Charter’s Q4 2018 Revenue: Analysts’ Expectations * Part 3 - A Look at Charter’s Expected EBITDA Growth in Q4 2018

  • Charter’s Q4 2018 Revenue: Analysts’ Expectations
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Charter’s Q4 2018 Revenue: Analysts’ Expectations

    What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results (Continued from Prior Part) ## Charter’s revenue in Q4 2018 Previously, we looked at analysts’ expectations for Charter Communications’ (CHTR) fourth-quarter earnings. Let’s now look at their revenue estimates. They expect Charter’s total revenue to rise ~5.0% YoY (year-over-year) to $11.1 billion in the fourth quarter. In the third quarter, Charter’s pro forma revenue rose ~4.1% YoY to $10.9 billion, $43 million short of analysts’ consensus estimate. Its revenue was boosted by ongoing growth in the company’s residential and commercial segments. In the third quarter, Charter’s residential services revenue rose ~3.3% YoY to $8.7 billion, while its commercial services revenue rose ~4.3% YoY to $1.6 billion. The company’s advertising revenue rose ~18% YoY to $440 million, and it reported mobile revenue of $17 million. ## Peer comparison In the quarter ended December 31, Comcast’s (CMCSA) total revenue is expected to have grown ~26.0% YoY to $27.6 billion, while Frontier Communications’ (FTR) is expected to have fallen ~6.1% YoY to $2.1 billion. In the integrated US telecom space, Verizon’s (VZ) total revenue is expected to have grown ~1.3% YoY to $34.4 billion, and AT&T’s (T) is expected to have risen ~15.9% YoY to $48.5 billion. Continue to Next Part Browse this series on Market Realist: * Part 1 - What’s Expected for Charter Communications’ Q4 2018 Results * Part 3 - A Look at Charter’s Expected EBITDA Growth in Q4 2018 * Part 4 - Estimates for Charter’s Q4 2018 Video Customer Acquisitions

  • Business Wire9 days ago

    Frontier Communications to Release Fourth Quarter 2018 Results and Host Call

    Frontier Communications Corporation plans to release fourth quarter and full year 2018 results on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, after the market closes, and to host a conference call that afternoon at 4:30 P.M.

  • Is Frontier Communications (FTR) Stock Undervalued Right Now?
    Zacks12 days ago

    Is Frontier Communications (FTR) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

    Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends to underscore strong picks.

  • Can CenturyLink Stock Rise in 2019?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Can CenturyLink Stock Rise in 2019?

    How the Top Telecom Stocks Are Placed Moving Forward in 2019 (Continued from Prior Part) ## Analysts on CenturyLink stock On January 3, CenturyLink (CTL) had “buy” ratings from six out of 16 analysts and “hold” ratings from seven analysts. Three analysts had “sell” recommendations on the stock. CenturyLink stock has fallen ~9.2% in the trailing-12-month period and risen ~2.4% year-to-date. Based on CTL’s January 3 price of $15.51, analysts’ consensus target price of $20.86 implies that the stock has the potential to rise ~34.5% over the next 12 months. Its target price has fallen from $20.87 a month ago. ## Analysts’ estimates Wall Street analysts expect CenturyLink to post adjusted EPS of $0.33 in the fourth quarter compared to its adjusted EPS of $0.12 in the same quarter a year earlier on a pro forma basis. They expect CenturyLink’s revenue to fall ~3.6% YoY (year-over-year) to $5.8 billion on a pro forma basis. Its total adjusted EPS and revenue for 2018 are expected to be $1.12 and $23.5 billion, respectively. For 2019, analysts expect the company to post adjusted EPS of $1.23, representing a potential rise of ~9.8% from $1.12 in 2018. Analysts expect the company’s revenue to fall ~2.2% YoY to $22.9 billion in 2019. ## CenturyLink’s scale On January 3, Verizon (VZ) was the largest US telecommunications player with a market cap of $232.3 billion, followed by AT&T (T) with a market cap of $215.3 billion. Among US wireline players, CenturyLink’s market cap was $16.8 billion, Windstream Holdings’ (WIN) market cap was $0.1 billion, and Frontier Communications’ (FTR) market cap was $0.2 billion. Browse this series on Market Realist: * Part 1 - What Do Analysts Expect from Verizon’s EPS in 2019? * Part 2 - Has the Crash Created an Opportunity for AT&T’s Investors? * Part 3 - A Look at T-Mobile’s Earnings and Revenue Growth in 2019

  • How Is Frontier Communications Stock Placed for 2019?
    Market Realist13 days ago

    How Is Frontier Communications Stock Placed for 2019?

    How the Top Telecom Stocks Are Placed Moving Forward in 2019 (Continued from Prior Part) ## Analysts on Frontier stock On January 3, Frontier Communications (FTR) had “buy” ratings from one out of 13 analysts and “hold” ratings from six analysts. Six analysts had “sell” ratings on the stock. Frontier stock has fallen ~67.6% in the trailing-12-month period and ~1.7% year-to-date. Based on the stock’s January 3 price of $2.34, analysts’ consensus target price of $5.25 implies that the stock has the potential to rise ~124.4% over the next 12 months. This target price has risen from $5.16 a month ago. ## Analysts’ revenue expectations Analysts expect Frontier to post revenue of $2.1 billion in the fourth quarter to take its total revenue for 2018 to $8.6 billion, down ~6.1% YoY (year-over-year) from $9.1 billion in 2017. Analysts expect the company’s revenue to fall ~4.6% YoY to $8.2 billion in 2019. In comparison, Comcast’s (CMCSA) revenue is expected to rise ~26.2% YoY to $27.7 billion in the fourth quarter, while Charter Communications’ (CHTR) revenue is expected to rise ~5% YoY to $11.1 billion. In the integrated US telecommunications space, Verizon’s (VZ) revenue is expected to rise ~1.2% YoY to $34.4 billion in the fourth quarter, while AT&T’s (T) revenue is expected to rise ~15.9% YoY to $48.5 billion. Continue to Next Part Browse this series on Market Realist: * Part 1 - What Do Analysts Expect from Verizon’s EPS in 2019? * Part 2 - Has the Crash Created an Opportunity for AT&T’s Investors? * Part 3 - A Look at T-Mobile’s Earnings and Revenue Growth in 2019

  • Can Charter Communications Stock Rise in 2019?
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Can Charter Communications Stock Rise in 2019?

    How the Top Telecom Stocks Are Placed Moving Forward in 2019 (Continued from Prior Part) ## Analysts on Charter stock On January 3, Charter Communications (CHTR) had “buy” ratings from 21 out of 28 analysts and “hold” ratings from six analysts. One analyst had a “sell” rating on the stock. Charter stock has fallen ~18.6% in the trailing-12-month period and risen ~0.9% year-to-date. Based on the stock’s January 3 price of $287.50, analysts’ consensus target price of $376.40 implies that the stock has the potential to rise ~30.9% over the next 12 months. Analysts’ target price has risen from $372.36 a month ago. ## Analysts’ EPS expectations Analysts expect Charter to post adjusted EPS of $1.45 in the fourth quarter. The company’s total adjusted EPS for 2018 are expected to be $5.49, representing a potential rise of ~99.6% from $2.75 in 2017. For 2019, analysts expect the company to post adjusted EPS of $7.58, representing a potential rise of ~38.1% from $5.49 in 2018. In comparison, Comcast’s (CMCSA) adjusted EPS are expected to rise ~26.5% YoY (year-over-year) to $0.62 in the fourth quarter. Frontier Communications (FTR) is expected to post adjusted EPS of -$0.09 in the fourth quarter compared to -$0.59 in the same quarter a year earlier. In the integrated US telecommunications space, AT&T’s (T) adjusted EPS are expected to rise ~9% YoY to $0.85 in the fourth quarter, while Verizon’s (VZ) adjusted EPS are expected to rise ~26.7% YoY to $1.09. Continue to Next Part Browse this series on Market Realist: * Part 1 - What Do Analysts Expect from Verizon’s EPS in 2019? * Part 2 - Has the Crash Created an Opportunity for AT&T’s Investors? * Part 3 - A Look at T-Mobile’s Earnings and Revenue Growth in 2019

  • CenturyLink Is Trading 44% below Analysts’ Average Price Target
    Market Realist20 days ago

    CenturyLink Is Trading 44% below Analysts’ Average Price Target

    Of the 16 Reuters-surveyed analysts covering CenturyLink (CTL) stock on December 24, 37% recommended “buy,” 19% recommended “sell,” and 44% recommended “hold.” Based on its December 24 price of $14.52, analysts’ consensus target price of $20.86 implies they expect the stock to rise ~44% over the next 12 months. Their target price was $20.87 a month ago.

  • How the Year Has Been for CenturyLink and Its Investors
    Market Realist20 days ago

    How the Year Has Been for CenturyLink and Its Investors

    CenturyLink (CTL) stock’s closing price was $14.52 on December 24, and its market capitalization was $15.7 billion. The stock was trading 1% above its 52-week low of $14.37 and 40% below its 52-week high of $24.20.

  • Is CenturyLink’s Valuation Attractive to Investors?
    Market Realist20 days ago

    Is CenturyLink’s Valuation Attractive to Investors?

    Verizon (VZ) was the largest US telecom player as of December 24, with a market capitalization of ~$219.2 billion. It was followed by AT&T (T), which had a market cap of ~$199.1 billion. CenturyLink’s (CTL) market capitalization was ~$15.7 billion, as shown in the chart below, and Windstream Holdings’ (WIN) and Frontier Communications’ (FTR) was ~$0.1 billion and ~$0.2 billion, respectively.

  • Better Buy: CenturyLink vs. Frontier Communications
    Motley Fool22 days ago

    Better Buy: CenturyLink vs. Frontier Communications

    These two legacy communications companies are on divergent paths.

  • CenturyLink Plans to Trim Its Workforce
    Market Realist23 days ago

    CenturyLink Plans to Trim Its Workforce

    According to FierceTelecom, CenturyLink (CTL) is planning to cut as many as 175 jobs in the 16 states the company serves. The company also terminated holiday bonuses for its employees. As of the quarter ended September 30, CenturyLink had 46,000 employees.

  • CenturyLink’s Revenue Outlook
    Market Realist23 days ago

    CenturyLink’s Revenue Outlook

    CenturyLink’s (CTL) pro forma top line has been declining over the past few quarters. Analysts expect CenturyLink’s revenue to fall ~3.6% YoY (year-over-year) from $6.0 billion to $5.8 billion in the fourth quarter. CenturyLink’s net revenue fell ~2.5% YoY from $18.1 billion to $17.7 billion in the first nine months of 2018, and ~3.6% YoY from $6.0 billion to $5.8 billion in the third quarter.

  • What’s Expected for CenturyLink’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings
    Market Realist23 days ago

    What’s Expected for CenturyLink’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings

    CenturyLink’s (CTL) pro forma, non-GAAP EPS are expected to rise ~175% YoY (year-over-year) from $0.12 to $0.33 in the fourth quarter, and ~77.8% YoY from $0.63 to $1.12 in 2018. In the first nine months of 2018, CenturyLink’s adjusted EPS grew ~58.8% YoY from $0.51 to $0.81. The telecom company’s adjusted EPS rose ~57.9% YoY from $0.19 to $0.30 in the third quarter.

  • How Analysts Are Rating CenturyLink Stock in December
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How Analysts Are Rating CenturyLink Stock in December

    How Analysts Rate Telecom Stocks in December(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts on CenturyLink stock Of the 16 Reuters-surveyed analysts covering CenturyLink (CTL) stock on December 19, 37% recommended “buy,” 44% recommended “hold,” and 19% recommended “sell.

  • How Have Frontier’s Analyst Ratings Changed Recently?
    Market Realist26 days ago

    How Have Frontier’s Analyst Ratings Changed Recently?

    How Analysts Rate Telecom Stocks in December(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts on Frontier stock Of the 13 Reuters-surveyed analysts covering Frontier Communications (FTR) stock on December 19, only 8% recommended “buy,” while 46% recommended “hold,” and the remaining 46% recommended “sell.

  • December Update: Analysts Expect Charter Stock to Rise
    Market Realist26 days ago

    December Update: Analysts Expect Charter Stock to Rise

    How Analysts Rate Telecom Stocks in December(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts on Charter stock Of the 28 Reuters-surveyed analysts covering Charter Communications (CHTR) on December 19, 75% recommended a “buy,” 21% recommended a “hold,” and 4% recommended a “sell.

  • What’s New in Frontier Communications’ Broadband Strategy?
    Market Realistlast month

    What’s New in Frontier Communications’ Broadband Strategy?

    In the third quarter, Frontier Communications (FTR) lost a net 61,000 broadband subscribers as compared with a net loss of 63,000 in the same period a year earlier and a net loss of 32,000 in the prior quarter. The company’s broadband subscribers fell ~5% YoY to reach 3.8 million at the end of September 30. This reduction is mainly driven by the migration of Frontier’s broadband subscribers to the top US cable operators such as Comcast (CMCSA) and Charter Communications (CHTR).

  • How Important Is the Video Business for Frontier Communications?
    Market Realistlast month

    How Important Is the Video Business for Frontier Communications?

    In the third quarter, Frontier Communications (FTR) lost a net 37,000 total video subscribers, which includes 8,000 DISH subscribers. Frontier’s total video subscribers declined by ~11.5% YoY to reach 1.1 million at the end of September 30. This reduction in video subscribers was majorly driven by the growing popularity of over-the-top (or OTT) offerings.