Telephone & Data Systems Company Profile (NYSE:TDS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $34.00 (7.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/30/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/6/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/5/2014Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$37.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/31/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/5/2016        
5/6/2016Q1$0.10$0.07$1.26 million$1.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2016Q415($0.32)($0.01)$1.32 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2015Q315($0.06)$0.46$1.30 billion$1.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2015Q215$0.01$0.21$1.24 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2015Q115($0.10)($0.12)$1.30 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015Q414($0.37)($0.15)$1.35 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2014Q314($0.07)($1.07)$1.25 billion$1.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2014Q214($0.16)($0.16)$1.20 billion$1.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2014Q114($0.41)$0.16$1.20 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q413($0.49)($0.06)$1.21 billion$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2013Q313($0.13)($0.09)$1.19 billion$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/2/2013Q2 2013$0.12$1.44$1.24 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2013Q1 2013$0.02$0.01$1.29 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2013Q4 2012$0.05($0.39)$1.36 billion$1.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2012Q312$0.41$0.27$1.34 billion$1.37 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2012$0.44$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2012$0.44$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2012$0.30$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2011$0.41$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2011$0.39$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2011$0.40$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2011$0.22$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
Annual Dividend:$0.59
Dividend Yield:1.87%
Payout Ratio:80.82% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
137.21% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
93.65% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:4.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/27/2016Quarterly$0.156/14/20166/16/20166/30/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2016Quarterly$0.153/15/20163/17/20163/31/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2015Quarterly$0.1412/14/201512/16/201512/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2015$0.149/14/20159/16/20159/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/26/2015quarterly$0.141.91%6/12/20156/16/20156/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2015quarterly$0.142.22%3/12/20153/16/20153/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/24/2014quarterly$0.132.13%12/11/201412/15/201412/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/22/2014quarterly$0.132.09%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/23/2014quarterly$0.131.99%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014$0.133/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/18/2013quarterly$0.131.74%12/12/201312/16/201312/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/22/2013quarterly$0.131.81%9/12/20139/16/20139/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/24/2013quarterly$0.132.19%6/12/20136/14/20136/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2013quarterly$0.132.19%3/13/20133/15/20133/29/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/29/2016Scott H WilliamsonSVPSell13,146$28.58$375,712.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/10/2016Clarence A DavisDirectorSell1,400$28.24$39,536.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2016David A WittwerInsiderSell52,800$29.90$1,578,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/22/2016Clarence A DavisDirectorSell1,000$28.67$28,670.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/14/2015Prudence E CarlsonDirectorSell1,385$26.15$36,217.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2015Kurt B. ThausVPSell41,454$29.89$1,239,060.06View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/22/2015Mitchell H SaranowDirectorSell4,000$25.97$103,880.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/27/2015Prudence E CarlsonDirectorSell1,775$27.80$49,345.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/19/2015Joseph R HanleySVPSell34,200$29.46$1,007,532.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2015Douglas D ShumaSVPSell3,623$29.83$108,074.09View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2015Clarence A DavisDirectorSell2,140$29.46$63,044.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/18/2015David A WittwerInsiderSell100,000$30.16$3,016,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2015Donald C NebergallDirectorSell14,000$24.81$347,340.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/6/2015Prudence E CarlsonDirectorSell3,277$25.31$82,940.87View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/22/2014David A WittwerInsiderSell10,000$24.83$248,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2014Kurt B ThausVPSell2,368$25.96$61,473.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2014Kenneth R MeyersDirectorSell14,000$25.64$358,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/29/2014Clarence A DavisDirectorSell627$26.05$16,333.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/29/2014Prudence E CarlsonDirectorSell3,266$27.13$88,606.58View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2014Clarence A DavisDirectorSell2,050$26.77$54,878.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/18/2013Douglas ShumaSVPSell59,547$29.57$1,760,804.79View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2013Mitchell H SaranowDirectorSell8,200$30.46$249,772.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/24/2013David WittwerInsiderSell10,000$29.47$294,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2013Joseph HanleySVPSell4,881$29.13$142,183.53View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2013Prudence CarlsonDirectorSell3,492$29.07$101,512.44View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/4/2013Clarence A DavisDirectorSell2,186$22.87$49,993.82View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Prudence E CarlsonDirectorSell1,937$23.20$44,938.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/27/2012Kurt B ThausVPSell2,400$22.34$53,616.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/26/2012Scott H WilliamsonSVPSell22,845$22.85$522,008.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)
DateHeadline
07/29/16 06:57 PMTDS and U.S. Cellular to release second quarter operating …
07/29/16 09:48 AMTDS and U.S. Cellular to release second quarter operating results and host conference call on August …
07/29/16 08:28 AMTDS and U.S. Cellular to release second quarter operating results and host conference call on August 5, 2016 - [at noodls] - CHICAGO, July 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) will be webcasting their second quarter operating results conference ...
07/25/16 09:40 AMUpdates on Wireless Communications Industry Stocks -- NII Holdings, CalAmp, Ubiquiti Networks, and Telephone and Data Systems
07/08/16 06:41 PMTelephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 06
07/05/16 06:22 PMTelephone & Data Systems (TDS) Passes Through 2% Yield Mark
07/01/16 09:22 AMTelephone and Data Systems, Inc (NYSE:TDS) Trading Up – Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing
06/28/16 08:28 AMBraun Intertec Chooses OneNeck IT Solutions as New Hybrid IT Partner - [GlobeNewswire] - MINNEAPOLIS -- via PRWEB - OneNeck(R) IT Solutions announced today the signing of a multi-year contract with Braun Intertec to become their new hybrid IT partner. With operations in several communities ...
06/22/16 06:40 PMTELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS INC /DE/ : Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
06/22/16 07:57 AMTELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements -
06/22/16 07:06 AMTelephone & Data Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TDS-US : June 22, 2016 -
06/21/16 02:57 PMBRIEF-Telephone and Data Systems enters $400 mln credit agreement - SEC filing - * On June 15, entered into a $400 million credit agreement - SEC filing Source text - http://1.usa.gov/28N7J1t Further company coverage:
06/21/16 02:29 PMTELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Ma -
06/21/16 08:28 AMOneNeck IT Solutions is Selected by Agile Frameworks as New Hybrid IT Solutions Partner - [GlobeNewswire] - MINNEAPOLIS -- via PRWEB - OneNeck(R) IT Solutions announced today the signing of a multi-year contract with Minnesota-based Agile Frameworks. OneNeck will customize a hybrid IT solution that incorporates ...
06/09/16 07:15 PMOneNecks parent company named to Fortune 500
06/08/16 07:16 PMTDS Telecom’s parent company named to Fortune 500
06/07/16 03:18 PMTDS named to Fortune 500 - [at noodls] - CHICAGO, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS), a leading provider of telecommunications services, announced today that the company has been named to the Fortune 500, ...
06/04/16 09:51 AMTDS declares Q2 2016 dividend
06/01/16 08:39 AMOneNeck IT Solutions Validates ISO 27001 Certification at Multiple Data Centers - [GlobeNewswire] - MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- via PRWEB - OneNeck(R) IT Solutions successfully completed the 2016 ISO 27001 Surveillance Review. Today's announcement confirms OneNeck's continued compliance with ISO 27001 certification ...
06/01/16 08:23 AMTELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/27/16 08:57 AMTDS announces second quarter 2016 dividend - [at noodls] - CHICAGO, May 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS), a leading provider of telecommunications services, has declared a second quarter 2016 dividend ...
05/25/16 02:06 PMFounder and longtime Chairman of TDS, LeRoy T. Carlson, passes away at 100 - [at noodls] - CHICAGO, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LeRoy (Roy) T. Carlson founder and Chairman Emeritus of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (TDS), passed away, on Monday, May 23. Roy was 100 years old. ... ...
05/25/16 08:32 AMOneNeck IT Solutions ranks in top 10 of the 501 Managed Service Providers named by Penton Technology's MSPmentor - [GlobeNewswire] - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- via PRWEB - OneNeck IT Solutions ranks among the world's most progressive Managed Service Providers (MSPs), according to the Penton Technology's just released MSP 501 list and study. ...
05/14/16 12:04 PMTELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS INC /DE/ Financials -
05/12/16 12:21 PMTelephone & Data Systems, Inc. :TDS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/09/16 07:34 AMTelephone & Data Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TDS-US : May 9, 2016 -
05/06/16 09:51 PMEdited Transcript of TDS earnings conference call or presentation 6-May-16 2:30pm GMT -
05/06/16 12:27 PMTelephone & Data Systems -8.9% as wirelines fall from year ago -
03/15/16 01:54 PMTELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS, INC. : ex-dividend day - 02/19 TELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS: DE/ : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, .. 02/19 TELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS: TDS reports 4Q loss 02/19 TELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS: TDS reports fourth quarter and full year 2015 results 02/19 TELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS ...
03/14/16 07:30 AMCan Telephone & Data Systems (TDS) Run Higher on Strong Earnings Estimate Revisions? -
03/08/16 08:59 AMOneNeck IT Solutions Completes PCI DSS Validation for Colocation Services - [GlobeNewswire] - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- via PRWEB - OneNeck(R) IT Solutions announced today the company's colocation services have now been validated as compliant with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard ...
03/01/16 09:08 AMOneNeck Completes Type 2 SSAE 16 (SOC 1) Examination - [GlobeNewswire] - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- via PRWEB - OneNeck(R) IT Solutions announced today completion of the annual American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) ...
02/23/16 10:14 AMTelephone & Data Systems, Inc. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/23/16 08:00 AMTDS and U.S. Cellular to Present at Several Upcoming Conferences - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. and United States Cellular Corporation are jointly presenting at several upcoming investor and industry conferences ...
02/22/16 10:34 AMOneNeck Connect Provides Businesses in Metro-Denver with Fastest Access to their Data - [GlobeNewswire] - DENVER, Colo. -- via PRWEB - OneNeck IT Solutions announced today general availability of OneNeck Connect, the company's newest service. With OneNeck Connect, businesses get access to a 1 Gbps broadband ...
02/22/16 08:30 AMTelephone & Data Systems Loss Narrower than Expected -
02/20/16 06:59 AM7:59 am Telephone & Data increases quarterly dividend to $0.148/share from $0.141/share -
02/19/16 04:16 PMEdited Transcript of TDS earnings conference call or presentation 19-Feb-16 3:30pm GMT -
02/19/16 02:15 PMTDS Stock Dropping on Quarterly Results - [at TheStreet] - TDS stock is sinking on Friday afternoon following the release of the company's 2015 fourth quarter results before today’s opening bell.
02/19/16 09:59 AMTelephone & Data Systems -11.2% amid wireline customer drops -
02/19/16 07:25 AMTDS reports 4Q loss -
02/19/16 07:00 AMTDS reports fourth quarter and full year 2015 results - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) reported total operating revenues of $1,274.5 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, versus $1,297.1 million for the ...
02/19/16 06:58 AMTDS declares 42nd consecutive year of dividend increases; Increases dividend rate 5 percent - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS), a leading provider of telecommunications services, has declared a first quarter 2016 dividend ...
02/19/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Telephone and Data Systems Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/18/16 01:00 PMUS Cellular (USM) Q4 Earnings Preview: What's in Store? -
02/18/16 12:50 PMTelephone & Data Systems (TDS) Q4 Earnings Preview -
02/17/16 10:22 AMOneNeck IT Solutions Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services - [GlobeNewswire] - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- via PRWEB - OneNeck IT Solutions, a provider of hybrid IT solutions, announces being named to the CRN(R) 2016 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Hosting 100 category -- ...
02/12/16 08:00 AMTDS and U.S. Cellular to release fourth quarter operating results and host conference call on Feb. 19, 2016 - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) will be webcasting their fourth quarter operating results conference ...
02/03/16 11:41 AMStrong On High Volume: Telephone And Data Systems (TDS) - See the FREE profile for TDS NOW at Trade-Ideas More details on TDS: Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a telecommunications company, provides wireless, wireline, cable, and hosted and managed services in the United States. The stock currently has a ...
01/18/16 10:13 AMUS Cellular Strong on Promising Factors: Should You Add? - On Jan 18, we issued an updated research report on wireless service provider United States Cellular Corp. (USM - Analyst Report) – a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS - Analyst Report). U.S. Cellular reported strong financial results in ...

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About Telephone & Data Systems

Telephone & Data Systems logoTelephone and Data Systems, Inc. is a diversified telecommunications company. The Company conducts its Wireless operations through its subsidiary, United States Cellular Corporation (U.S. Cellular). It provides Wireline services, cable services and hosted and managed services, through its subsidiary, TDS Telecommunications Corporation (TDS Telecom). Its segments include U.S. Cellular, Wireline, Cable, and Hosted and Managed Services (HMS). It provides these services to approximately 4.9 million Wireless customers and 1.2 million Wireline and cable connections. The Company's operations also include the subsidiary Suttle-Straus, Inc. (Suttle-Straus). TDS Telecom provides broadband, video and voice services to approximately 1.2 million connections in over 40 states. The Company provides a range of information technology (IT) services, including colocation, cloud computing, hosted application management, and sales of IT hardware and related professional services through its HMS business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Wireless Communications
  • Sub-Industry: Wireless Telecommunication Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: TDS
  • CUSIP: 87943382
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $31.49
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.73
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.69
  • P/E Ratio: 43.26
  • P/E Growth: -19.68
  • Market Cap: $3.43B
  • Beta: 1.23
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.63 EPS
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