NASDAQ:CNSL - Consolidated Communications Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$10.48 +0.06 (+0.58 %)
(As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.42
Today's Range$9.76 - $10.5469
52-Week Range$8.51 - $14.23
Volume1.29 million shs
Average Volume573,718 shs
Market Capitalization$746.71 million
P/E Ratio40.31
Dividend Yield14.88%
Beta1.07
Consolidated 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
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CNSL
CUSIP20903410
Phone217-235-3311

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.06 billion
Cash Flow$4.4596 per share
Book Value$8.10 per share

Profitability

Net Income$64.94 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,930
Market Cap$746.71 million
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.387 per share on Friday, February 1st. This represents a $1.55 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 14.77%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 14th. View Consolidated Communications' Dividend History.

How were Consolidated Communications' earnings last quarter?

Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CNSL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 4th. The utilities provider reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $186.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $193.77 million. Consolidated Communications had a negative return on equity of 4.56% and a net margin of 4.46%. Consolidated Communications's quarterly revenue was down 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.24 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 Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Consolidated Communications.

How can I listen to Consolidated Communications' earnings call?

Consolidated Communications will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8773743981.

What price target have analysts set for CNSL?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Consolidated Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Consolidated Communications' stock price to reach $12.0833 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Consolidated Communications.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Consolidated Communications?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Consolidated Communications in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Consolidated Communications.

Has Consolidated Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CNSL stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Consolidated Communications earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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 73)
  • Mr. C. Robert Udell Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Steven L. Childers, Chief Financial Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Gabe Waggoner, Exec. VP of Operations
  • Tom White, Chief Technology Officer

Who are Consolidated Communications' major shareholders?

Consolidated Communications' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.44%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.06%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (5.70%), Private Management Group Inc. (3.74%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.07%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.26%). 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Advisors Asset Management Inc., North Star Investment Management Corp., First Trust Advisors LP, Susquehanna Fundamental Investments LLC, Menta Capital LLC, BlackRock Inc. and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consolidated Communications.

Which institutional investors are buying Consolidated Communications stock?

CNSL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Mackay Shields LLC and Stevens Capital Management LP. 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 $10.48.

How big of a company is Consolidated Communications?

Consolidated Communications has a market capitalization of $746.71 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.

What is Consolidated Communications' official website?

The official website for Consolidated Communications is http://www.consolidated.com.

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 (NASDAQ CNSL)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  196 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  317 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  513
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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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