NASDAQ:CNSL - Consolidated Communications Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$13.13 +0.32 (+2.50 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 06:56 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.13
Today's Range$12.87 - $13.17
52-Week Range$10.31 - $22.17
Volume2.53 million shs
Average Volume697,146 shs
Market Capitalization$912.75 million
P/E Ratio50.50
Dividend Yield12.10%
Consolidated Communications logoConsolidated Communications Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various integrated communications services to business and residential customers in the United States. It offers a range of communication services and products that include local and long-distance, high-speed broadband Internet access, video, voice over Internet protocol, private line, custom calling features, security, cloud, data center, managed and IT, and directory publishing services, as well as engages in equipment sales activities. The company also sells and supports telecommunications equipment, such as key, private branch exchange, IP-based telephone systems, and other hardware solutions, as well as offers support services to medium and large business customers. As of December 31, 2017, it had approximately 972 thousand voice connections, 784 thousand data connections, and 103 thousand video connections. The company serves customers in consumer, commercial, and carrier channels. Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Mattoon, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.26
Current Ratio0.84
Quick Ratio0.84


Trailing P/E Ratio50.50
Forward P/E Ratio-32.83
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.06 billion
Price / Sales0.88
Cash Flow$4.6893 per share
Price / Cash2.80
Book Value$8.10 per share
Price / Book1.62


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.26
Net Income$64.94 million
Net Margins4.60%
Return on Equity-0.29%
Return on Assets-0.04%


Outstanding Shares71,250,000

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Consolidated Communications (NASDAQ:CNSL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Consolidated Communications' stock symbol?

Consolidated Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CNSL."

How often does Consolidated Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Consolidated Communications?

Consolidated Communications announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Sunday, July 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.3874 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $1.55 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.80%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 12th. View Consolidated Communications' Dividend History.

How were Consolidated Communications' earnings last quarter?

Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CNSL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The utilities provider reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.11. The utilities provider earned $356.04 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $354.23 million. Consolidated Communications had a net margin of 4.60% and a negative return on equity of 0.29%. The firm's revenue was up 109.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.11 earnings per share. View Consolidated Communications' Earnings History.

When is Consolidated Communications' next earnings date?

Consolidated Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Consolidated Communications.

What price target have analysts set for CNSL?

4 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Consolidated Communications' stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Consolidated Communications' stock price to reach $14.6667 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Consolidated Communications.

Who are some of Consolidated Communications' key competitors?

Who are Consolidated Communications' key executives?

Consolidated Communications' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert J. Currey, Exec. Chairman (Age 72)
  • Mr. C. Robert Udell Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Steven L. Childers, Chief Financial Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gabe Waggoner, Exec. VP of Operations
  • Tom White, Chief Technology Officer

Has Consolidated Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CNSL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Consolidated Communications earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 44.16 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Consolidated Communications' major shareholders?

Consolidated Communications' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.59%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (4.57%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (4.57%), Private Management Group Inc. (3.24%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.47%). Company insiders that own Consolidated Communications stock include C Robert Udell Jr, Dale E Parker, Richard Anthony Lumpkin, Robert J Currey, Roger H/Ca Moore, Steven L Childers, Thomas A Gerke, Timothy D Taron and Wayne Wilson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Consolidated Communications.

Which institutional investors are selling Consolidated Communications stock?

CNSL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Millennium Management LLC, New Generation Advisors LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Guggenheim Capital LLC and PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consolidated Communications.

Which institutional investors are buying Consolidated Communications stock?

CNSL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Global X Management Co. LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Private Management Group Inc., Susquehanna Fundamental Investments LLC, Tibra Equities Europe Ltd and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have bought Consolidated Communications stock in the last two years include C Robert Udell Jr, Dale E Parker, Richard Anthony Lumpkin, Robert J Currey, Roger H/Ca Moore, Steven L Childers, Thomas A Gerke, Timothy D Taron and Wayne Wilson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consolidated Communications.

How do I buy shares of Consolidated Communications?

Shares of CNSL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Consolidated Communications' stock price today?

One share of CNSL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.13.

How big of a company is Consolidated Communications?

Consolidated Communications has a market capitalization of $912.75 million and generates $1.06 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $64.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.26 on an earnings per share basis. Consolidated Communications employs 3,930 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Consolidated Communications?

Consolidated Communications' mailing address is 121 SOUTH 17TH STREET, MATTOON IL, 61938. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 217-235-3311 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Consolidated Communications (CNSL)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  149 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  258 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  407
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Consolidated Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CNSL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CNSL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/24/2018 by Staff

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