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

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$12.15 -0.19 (-1.54 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.15
Today's Range$12.06 - $12.3976
52-Week Range$10.31 - $20.72
Volume454,865 shs
Average Volume634,140 shs
Market Capitalization$878.90 million
P/E Ratio46.73
Dividend Yield12.56%
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services


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


Trailing P/E Ratio46.73
Forward P/E Ratio-31.15
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.06 billion
Price / Sales0.82
Cash Flow$4.5167 per share
Price / Cash2.69
Book Value$8.10 per share
Price / Book1.50


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
Market Cap$878.90

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. Stockholders of record on Sunday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.3874 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $1.55 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 12.75%. 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) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The utilities provider reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.11. The utilities provider had revenue of $356.04 million for 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 company's quarterly revenue was up 109.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.11 EPS. 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 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Consolidated Communications' stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect Consolidated Communications' stock price to reach $14.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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."

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?

News stories about CNSL stock have been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Consolidated Communications earned a news sentiment score of -0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.17 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Consolidated Communications' major shareholders?

Consolidated Communications' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include North Star Investment Management Corp. (0.81%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.11%), Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.05%), Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.04%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.02%) and Amalgamated Bank (0.01%). 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 major investors are selling Consolidated Communications stock?

CNSL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consolidated Communications.

Which major investors are buying Consolidated Communications stock?

CNSL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, North Star Investment Management Corp., Amalgamated Bank, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. 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 $12.15.

How big of a company is Consolidated Communications?

Consolidated Communications has a market capitalization of $878.90 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 (NASDAQ CNSL)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  429
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 7/21/2018 by Staff

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