Communications Sales & Leasing Company Profile (NASDAQ:CSAL)

About Communications Sales & Leasing

Communications Sales & Leasing logoCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (CS&L) is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT) engaged in the acquisition and construction of a range of infrastructure in the communications industry. The Company is focused on acquiring and constructing fiber optic broadband networks, wireless communications towers, copper and coaxial broadband networks and data centers. The Company operates through two segments: Leasing and Consumer competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC). The Company's Leasing segment represents its REIT operations. The Consumer CLEC segment represents the operations of its Consumer CLEC Business. It conducts the Consumer CLEC Business through its subsidiary, Talk America Services, LLC, which provides local telephone, high-speed Internet and long distance service to approximately 46,000 customers. The Company owns approximately 3.6 million fiber strand miles, over 230,800 route miles of copper, and other property across 30 states.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Industrial
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CSAL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.70
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.73
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.02
  • 52-Week Range: $15.13 - $32.73
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 167.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.72
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $5.03B
  • Outstanding Shares: 153,911,000
  • Beta: 1.28
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 3.25%
  • Return on Equity: -1.89%
  • Return on Assets: 0.88%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -0.04%
  • Current Ratio: 0.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.02%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $28.00 (14.37% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweightView Rating Details
7/24/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
7/5/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$32.00View Rating Details
3/7/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
12/1/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
5/18/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$27.00View Rating Details
4/29/2015Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$34.00View Rating Details
4/22/2015StephensInitiated CoverageOverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/11/2016        
8/11/2016Q216$0.65$0.56$189.04 million$188.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2016Q1$0.64$0.62$174.39 million$174.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.64$0.65$173.44 million$173.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2015Q3$0.07$0.64ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q215$0.12$0.48$174.70 million$128.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.47 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.63$0.65$0.64
Q2 20161$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q3 20161$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q4 20161$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q1 20171$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q2 20171$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q3 20171$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q4 20171$0.68$0.68$0.68
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:7.34%
Payout Ratio:1,714.29% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
97.17% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
93.39% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/1/2016Quarterly$0.609/28/20169/30/201610/14/2016
5/11/2016Quarterly$0.606/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
3/2/2016Quarterly$0.603/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
11/9/2015Quarterly$0.6012/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
8/11/2015$0.609/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
5/7/2015special$0.446/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
DateHeadline
forbes.com logoNotable Monday Option Activity: AOS, SHLD, CSAL (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.forbes.com - September 26 at 4:37 PM
News IconCommunications Sales & Leasing Given Average Recommendation of - Petro Global News 24 (NASDAQ:CSAL)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 4:34 PM
News IconNews Recap: Communications Sales & Leasing Inc(NASDAQ:CSAL), Hasbro, Inc.(NASDAQ:HAS), Kansas City ... - NYSE Journal (press release) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
stockznews.com - September 19 at 3:17 PM
insidermonkey.com logoLiberty Broadband (LBRDK) & Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Among George Soros’ Soros Fund Management’s Top New Picks (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.insidermonkey.com - September 19 at 3:17 PM
News IconAnalysts Roundup at Gainers/Losers- U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB ... - Seneca Globe (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.senecaglobe.com - September 13 at 9:15 AM
News IconStock Trading Above Moving Averages: Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) - Post News (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 13 at 9:15 AM
News IconFinancial Stocks Overview= Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH), Communications Sales & Leasing Inc ... - share market updates (press release) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
sharemarketupdates.com - September 13 at 9:15 AM
nasdaq.com logoCSAL Dividend Yield Pushes Above 8% (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.nasdaq.com - September 12 at 4:13 PM
moodys.com logoWindstream Services, LLC -- Moody's says Windstream's ratings unaffected by Term Loan add-on/repricing (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.moodys.com - September 12 at 4:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 9:16 AM
capitalcube.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CSAL-US : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 9:16 AM
News IconHarvey Partners Lowers stake in Communications Sales & Leasing ... - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 11 at 4:14 PM
News Icon2 Sizzling Hot Financial Stocks: Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (CSAL), Ventas, Inc. (VTR) - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 10 at 9:03 AM
News IconCommunications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ:CSAL): What is the Sell-side Making of this Stock? - Post News (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 9 at 4:20 PM
News IconAnalyst Rating Fluctuations to Observe: Communications Sales & Leasing,Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) , Northstar Realty - Cosumnes Connection (subscription) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.crcconnection.com - September 9 at 4:20 PM
News IconEye Catching Active Stocks: Communications Sales & Leasing ... - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
streetwisereport.com - September 6 at 4:19 PM
News IconAnalytical Report on Price Target: Communications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ:CSAL) - Post Registrar (NASDAQ:CSAL)
postregistrar.com - September 6 at 4:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOMMUNICATIONS SALES & LEASING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statem (NASDAQ:CSAL)
biz.yahoo.com - September 6 at 9:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing sets $250M equity offering program (NASDAQ:CSAL)
seekingalpha.com - September 3 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing Announces $250 Million ATM Equity Offering Program (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - September 3 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5:06 pm Communications Sales & Leasing announces $250 mln ATM equity offering program (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - September 3 at 9:03 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOMMUNICATIONS SALES & LEASING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Creation (NASDAQ:CSAL)
biz.yahoo.com - September 2 at 4:13 PM
News IconNews Recap: Communications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ:CSAL), Communications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ ... - NYSE Journal (press release) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
stockznews.com - September 1 at 4:22 PM
News IconCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) Earnings Preview: Should Investors Be Nervous? - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:CSAL)
voiceregistrar.com - September 1 at 4:22 PM
globenewswire.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing Completes Acquisition of Tower Cloud - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
globenewswire.com - September 1 at 10:42 AM
insidermonkey.com logo5 High-Paying Dividend Stocks That Hedge Funds Gobbled Up in Q2 (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.insidermonkey.com - August 28 at 4:08 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOMMUNICATIONS SALES & LEASING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:CSAL)
biz.yahoo.com - August 25 at 9:24 AM
News IconHow Analysts & Retail Investors Perceive Communications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ:CSAL) Shares - Post News (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 24 at 4:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. : August 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 4:33 PM
capitalcube.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CSAL-US : August 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 9:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOMMUNICATIONS SALES & LEASING, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 4:26 PM
News IconCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) To Report September 2016 Results - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:CSAL)
voiceregistrar.com - August 18 at 9:40 PM
News IconShares Moving Lower Over the Past Month Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) - Post News (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 18 at 4:29 PM
insidermonkey.com logo5 Big Moves From Soros’ Q2 Portfolio: From Facebook To Liberty Broadband (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.insidermonkey.com - August 18 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGeorge Soros' 2nd Quarter Buys (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 4:38 PM
News IconCrowd & Street Views on Communications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ:CSAL) - Post News (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 17 at 9:35 AM
News IconNew Broker Views On Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
myhealthbowl.com - August 13 at 4:24 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOMMUNICATIONS SALES & LEASING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:CSAL)
biz.yahoo.com - August 12 at 9:41 PM
News IconTraders' Alert on Earnings: Communications Sales & Leasing Inc (NASDAQ:CSAL) - Post Registrar (NASDAQ:CSAL)
postregistrar.com - August 12 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CSAL earnings conference call or presentation 11-Aug-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 10:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommunications Sales reports 2Q results (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 10:16 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing's (CSAL) CEO Kenny Gunderman on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:CSAL)
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 10:16 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today (NASDAQ:CSAL)
biz.yahoo.com - August 11 at 4:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. Reports 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 10:20 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Communications Sales & Leasing elects Andrew Frey to board (NASDAQ:CSAL)
www.reuters.com - August 10 at 4:32 PM
globenewswire.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. Elects Andrew Frey to Board ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 8:09 AM
globenewswire.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing Declares $0.60 Per Share Quarterly Dividend - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:CSAL)
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. Elects Andrew Frey to Board of Directors - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 5:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBoston Properties Announces Pricing of $1B Senior Notes (NASDAQ:CSAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 10:39 AM
News IconThe Statistics Don't Lie: Communications Sales & Leasing (NASDAQ:CSAL) Earnings Preview - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:CSAL)
voiceregistrar.com - August 4 at 10:37 AM

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