Charter Communications Company Profile (NASDAQ:CHTR)

About Charter Communications

Charter Communications logoCharter Communications, Inc. (Charter) is a provider of cable services, offering various entertainments, information and communications solutions to residential and commercial customers. The Company's services include Video Services, Internet Services, Voice Services, Commercial Services and Advertising Services. Its infrastructure consists of a hybrid of fiber and coaxial cable plant with approximately 12.8 million estimated passings, with over 98% at approximately 550 megahertz (MHz) or greater, over 99% of plant miles two-way active and approximately 100% of plant all-digital. It sells its video, Internet and voice services primarily on a subscription basis, often in a bundle of two or more services. It offers Charter Spectrum brand in its all-digital markets. Digital video enables its customers to access advanced video services, such as high definition (HD) television, video on demand programming, an interactive program guide and digital video recorder (DVR) service.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: CATV Systems
  • Sub-Industry: Cable & Satellite
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CHTR
  • CUSIP: 16117M30
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $271.83
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $264.21
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $230.87
  • 52-Week Range: $156.13 - $279.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.06
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 49.54
  • P/E Growth: 26.16
  • Market Cap: $73.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 270,927,000
  • Beta: 0.72
  • Net Margins: 20.59%
  • Return on Equity: 0.19%
  • Return on Assets: 0.04%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.18%
  • Current Ratio: 0.26%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.26%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.88)
Consensus Price Target: $280.26 (3.80% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/30/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$270.00 -> $318.00View Rating Details
9/28/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform$286.00 -> $289.00View Rating Details
9/26/2016Pivotal ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$333.00 -> $350.00View Rating Details
9/12/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$300.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$300.00View Rating Details
8/24/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$300.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$238.00 -> $265.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$285.00 -> $300.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$300.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/30/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
6/28/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$230.00View Rating Details
6/20/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetBuy$254.00 -> $280.00View Rating Details
6/4/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/1/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$156.13 -> $218.94View Rating Details
11/10/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$242.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$204.00 -> $227.00View Rating Details
8/19/2015Moffett NathansonUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$195.00 -> $210.00View Rating Details
8/5/2015Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$205.00 -> $210.00View Rating Details
5/27/2015S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/9/2016Q216$0.71$0.99$1.66 billion$9.99 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116($1.36)($1.68)$1.66 billion$2.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415($0.14)($1.09)$1.66 billion$2.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315($0.32)$0.48$1.66 billion$2.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.29($1.09)$2.42 billion$2.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115$0.07($0.73)$2.37 billion$2.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.06($0.44)$2.33 billion$2.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.07($0.49)$2.29 billion$2.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.18($0.42)$2.26 billion$2.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.09($0.35)$2.18 billion$2.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q413$0.24$0.35$2.16 billion$2.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.13($0.68)$2.10 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.36($0.96)$1.97 billion$1.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013($0.61)($0.42)$1.90 billion$1.82 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2013Q4 2012($0.28)($0.41)$1.91 billion$1.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312($0.35)($0.78)$1.89 billion$1.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012($0.39)($0.84)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012($0.56)($0.95)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011($0.16)($0.79)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.12($0.98)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.52 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.45 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161($1.10)($1.10)($1.10)
Q3 20161$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q4 20161$0.75$0.75$0.75
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.51%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.10%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2016Mauricio RamosDirectorBuy1,000$255.00$255,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Craig A JacobsonDirectorSell3,000$258.15$774,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Jonathan HargisEVPSell7,233$253.21$1,831,467.93View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Jonathan HargisCMOSell6,350$214.95$1,364,932.50View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016John D Markley JrDirectorSell2,000$205.13$410,260.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Jonathan HargisCMOSell2,000$183.71$367,420.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Michael HusebyDirectorBuy1,000$163.84$163,840.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Richard R. DykhouseEVPSell7,000$180.00$1,260,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015David C MerrittDirectorSell2,500$185.01$462,525.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Donald Detampel, Jr.EVPSell245,833$138.33$34,006,078.89View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014John Markley, Jr.DirectorSell3,000$138.88$416,640.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Media Corp Libertymajor shareholderBuy896,845$138.79$124,473,117.55View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Kathleen MayoEVPSell28,406$129.24$3,671,191.44View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013James HeneghanInsiderSell10,000$120.72$1,207,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013David Scott WeberEVPSell27,213$126.11$3,431,831.43View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Robert E QuicksilverEVPSell23,450$114.02$2,673,769.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Jonathan HargisCMOSell20,682$112.55$2,327,759.10View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013James M HeneghanInsiderSell26,300$113.73$2,991,099.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Kevin D HowardCAOSell24,347$110.82$2,698,134.54View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Craig A JacobsonDirectorSell4,500$109.75$493,875.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013John BickhamCOOSell22,222$108.42$2,409,309.24View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Jonathan HargisCMOSell22,725$108.37$2,462,708.25View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Crestview Partners Ii Gp, L.P.Major ShareholderSell139,254$87.05$12,122,060.70View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013John D Markley JrDirectorBuy1,750$87.06$152,355.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Opportunities Investme OaktreeDirectorSell683,919$70.33$48,100,023.27View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Crestview Partners Gp, L.P.DirectorSell98,688$70.53$6,960,464.64View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Craig A JacobsonDirectorBuy3,500$68.64$240,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Bruce A KarshDirectorSell166,000$75.37$12,511,420.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR)
DateHeadline logoWhy Did Charter Activate Its MVNO Agreement with Verizon? (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 30 at 4:38 PM logoWill Charter Build Out Its Own Wireless Network? (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 30 at 4:38 PM logoWhy Did Charter Object to the FCC’s Revised Set-Top Box Proposal? (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 30 at 4:38 PM logoCharter Expanding Telecom Services (CHTR) (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 29 at 9:06 AM logoBillionaire Jorge Paulo Lemann Acquired Stakes in These Companies: Charter Communications Inc. (CHTR), Royal ... - Insider Monkey (blog) (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 28 at 4:04 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) from CATV Systems (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 27 at 8:47 AM logoCHTR Receives Price Target Lift To $350 (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 26 at 4:26 PM logoCharter Communications (CHTR) Wireless Plans on Track (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 26 at 8:58 AM
News IconIt's a New Day: Time Warner Cable is Now Spectrum (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 24 at 8:27 AM logoCharter Communications Plans to Enter Into Wireless Space - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 3:38 PM logoCharter to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2016 Financial and Operating Results (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 3:38 PM logoNew Research Reports for General Mills, Cisco & Charter Comm (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 3:38 PM logoComcast (CMCSA) to Increase Stake in Comcast Spectator (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 3:38 PM logoCharter Communications Plans to Enter Into Wireless Space (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 9:22 AM
News IconCharter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) from CATV Systems – Todays Top Gains (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 9:22 AM logoCharter Communications to Offer a Wireless Product, CEO Says (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 9:22 AM logo[$$] Comcast, Charter Push Into Wireless Comes With Limits (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 23 at 9:22 AM logoHere's Why Cable Companies Like Comcast Keep Trying to Enter Inhospitable Wireless Market (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 22 at 4:23 PM
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News IconCharter Communications, Inc. (CHTR) Upgraded at Raymond James - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 16 at 5:53 AM logoCharter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) Median Stock Price Target At $290 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 15 at 4:36 PM logoTime Warner Cable launches Cincinnati hiring spree following Charter acquisition (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 15 at 4:36 PM logoStock is up at $266.69 Charter to Participate in Goldman Sachs… (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 15 at 10:53 AM logoCharter to Participate in Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 15 at 10:53 AM logoApple's New Hire Signals Tech Giant Serious About Streaming TV Service (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 14 at 9:29 PM logoWhat You Learn by Comparing Comcast’s Technicals with Peers (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 14 at 4:18 PM
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News IconUpdate on Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) for the day (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 7 at 4:15 PM logoWhy QVC Could Go To $30 (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 7 at 4:15 PM logoAlex Hoehn-Saric Moves Into New Role Of SVP, Policy And External Affairs For Charter - Elizabeth Biley Andrion Joins Charter As SVP, Regulatory Affairs (NASDAQ:CHTR) - September 7 at 4:15 PM
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Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) Chart for Saturday, October, 1, 2016

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