NASDAQ:CNSL - Consolidated Communications Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $10.36 -0.14 (-1.33 %) (As of 01/23/2019 03:19 PM ET)Previous Close$10.50Today's Range$10.25 - $10.5752-Week Range$8.51 - $14.23Volume17,009 shsAverage Volume657,289 shsMarket Capitalization$738.15 millionP/E Ratio39.96Dividend Yield14.15%Beta0.97 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Telephone communication, except radio Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services SectorUtilities Current SymbolNASDAQ:CNSL Previous Symbol CUSIP20903410 Webwww.consolidated.com Phone217-235-3311Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.71 Current Ratio0.72 Quick Ratio0.72Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio39.96 Forward P/E Ratio-25.27 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.06 billion Price / Sales0.70 Cash Flow$4.3347 per share Price / Cash Flow2.39 Book Value$8.10 per share Price / Book1.28Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.26 Net Income$64.94 million Net Margins4.46% Return on Equity-4.56% Return on Assets-0.66%Miscellaneous Employees3,930 Outstanding Shares71,250,000Market Cap$738.15 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 dividend yield of 14.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, January 14th. View Consolidated Communications' Dividend History. How were Consolidated Communications' earnings last quarter? Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CNSL) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The utilities provider reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.14) by $0.05. The utilities provider had revenue of $348.06 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $345.10 million. Consolidated Communications had a net margin of 4.46% and a negative return on equity of 4.56%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. 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, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Consolidated Communications. What price target have analysts set for CNSL? 3 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Consolidated Communications' shares. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Consolidated Communications' share price to reach $12.0833 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Consolidated Communications. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Consolidated Communications? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Consolidated Communications in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Consolidated Communications. Has Consolidated Communications been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about CNSL stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Consolidated Communications earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Consolidated Communications' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Consolidated Communications include Rostelecom OJSC (ROSYY), DeNA (DNACF), Shenandoah Telecommunications (SHEN), Vonage (VG), TALKTALK TELECO/ADR (TKTCY), GTT Communications (GTT), CHORUS LTD/S (CHRYY), SMARTONE TELECO/S (STTFY), ATN International (ATNI), Liberty Braves Group Series C (BATRK), pdvWireless (PDVW), Cincinnati Bell (CBB), Atento (ATTO), LICT (LICT) and Loop Industries (LOOP). 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 OperationsTom White, Chief Technology Officer Who are Consolidated Communications' major shareholders? Consolidated Communications' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include North Star Investment Management Corp. (0.93%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.10%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.02%). 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 North Star Investment Management Corp., Bank of Montreal Can and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consolidated Communications. Which institutional investors are buying Consolidated Communications stock? CNSL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. 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 $10.36. How big of a company is Consolidated Communications? Consolidated Communications has a market capitalization of $738.15 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 ()Outperform Votes: 190 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 313 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 503MarketBeat'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 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is Cost of Capital Important?