FairPoint Communications Company Profile (NASDAQ:FRP)

About FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)

FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint Communications, Inc. is a provider of data, voice and communications services to business, wholesale and residential customers within its service territories. The Company offers its customers a suite of services, such as Ethernet, Session Initiation Protocol Trunking (SIP-Trunking), hosted Primary Branch Exchange (hosted PBX), managed services, data center colocation services, high capacity data transport and other Internet protocol (IP)-based services over its fiber-based network. It also offers Internet access, high-speed data, and local and long distance voice services. It provides services, such as Data and Internet Services, which include optical, Ethernet, Ethernet virtual circuit technology for cellular backhaul and private line special access services. It offers Voice Services, which include Local Calling Services, Long Distance Services and 9-1-1 Services. It also offers Network Transport Services, Interstate Access Charges and Intrastate Access Charges.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Telecommunications Services
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:FRP
  • CUSIP: 30556030
  • Web: www.fairpoint.com/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $14.69
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.88
  • 52 Week Range: $13.04 - $19.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -11.08
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: -11.81%
  • Return on Assets: -7.88%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -12.15%
  • Current Ratio: 1.14%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.14%
  • Average Volume: 187,320 shs.
  • Beta: 0.58

Frequently Asked Questions for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)

What is FairPoint Communications' stock symbol?

FairPoint Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FRP."

How were FairPoint Communications' earnings last quarter?

FairPoint Communications Inc (NASDAQ:FRP) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.28. The company earned $206.56 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $206.95 million. View FairPoint Communications' Earnings History.

Where is FairPoint Communications' stock going? Where will FairPoint Communications' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for FairPoint Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect FairPoint Communications' share price to reach $17.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for FairPoint Communications.

Who are some of FairPoint Communications' key competitors?

Who are FairPoint Communications' key executives?

FairPoint Communications' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Edward Daniel Horowitz, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Paul H. Sunu, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Karen D. Turner, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Bruce F. Metge, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
  • Peter G. Nixon, Executive Vice President - External Affairs and Operational Support
  • John J. Lunny, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • John T. Hogshire, Vice President, Controller
  • Dennis J. Austin, Independent Director
  • Peter C. Gingold, Independent Director
  • Michael J. Mahoney, Independent Director

How do I buy FairPoint Communications stock?

Shares of FairPoint Communications can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is FairPoint Communications' stock price today?

One share of FairPoint Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.95.

MarketBeat Community Rating for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ FRP)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  63 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  98 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  161
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FairPoint Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $17.00 (6.58% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Price Target History for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Analysts' Ratings History for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/7/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHold$20.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016Drexel HamiltonDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Earnings by Quarter for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Earnings History by Quarter for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ FRP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.77)($0.88)$199.98 million$201.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2017Q4 2016$1.00$0.59$200.33 million$203.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$1.60$1.48$206.60 million$207.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2$1.36$1.08$206.95 million$206.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1$1.06$0.68$206.63 million$206.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q4$1.28$1.56$213.73 million$209.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.92$1.96$215.04 million$221.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215($1.20)$1.49$214.63 million$214.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q1($1.23)($1.70)$215.80 million$214.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414($1.14)($1.64)$224.91 million$217.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3($0.69)($0.61)$229.41 million$228.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q2($0.75)($0.86)$230.62 million$225.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q1($1.12)($1.22)$232.18 million$230.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q4($0.82)$0.23ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.44 EPS


Dividend History for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.63%
Insider Trades by Quarter for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/29/2015John HogshireSVPSell3,426$19.05$65,265.30View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Dennis J AustinDirectorBuy2,000$8.90$17,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
Latest Headlines for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)
americanbankingnews.com logoFairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Telefonica Brasil (VIV) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Survey: Orange SA (ORAN) and FairPoint Communications (FRP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 4:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 2:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Review: FairPoint Communications (FRP) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 8:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 2:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: FairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFairPoint Communications (FRP) versus its Peers Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:50 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoConsolidated Communications Completes FairPoint Acquisition
feeds.benzinga.com - July 3 at 1:59 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoConsolidated Communications Secures All Regulatory Approvals for FairPoint Merger
feeds.benzinga.com - June 28 at 5:16 PM
globenewswire.com logoFairPoint Communications to Award $50,000 to Maine Non-profits Through New Connected Communities Program
globenewswire.com - May 22 at 11:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFairPoint Communications misses by $0.21, beats on revenue
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 6:07 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoFairPoint Communications to Release 2017 First Quarter Results
feeds.benzinga.com - April 24 at 4:55 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo2:01 pm Fairpoint Comms and Consolidated Communications (CNSL) shareholders approve proposed merger; cos expect the transaction to close by mid-2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 28 at 9:58 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 28 at 9:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoConsolidated, FairPoint Communications rise with merger vote on track
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 4:46 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFairPoint Communications Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 5:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:38 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 FairPoint Communications Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:38 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces the Filing of a Complaint Concerning the Sale of FairPoint Communications, Inc. to Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. -- FRP
feeds.benzinga.com - March 2 at 12:27 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K Consolidated Communicati For: Feb 27
www.streetinsider.com - February 28 at 8:42 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 7:12 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoFairPoint Communications Sets Record and Meeting Dates to Approve Merger With Consolidated Communications
feeds.benzinga.com - February 27 at 9:26 AM
nasdaq.com logoPolaris Capital Management, LLC Buys Verint Systems, Web. ...
www.nasdaq.com - February 16 at 10:16 PM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of FairPoint Communications, Inc. to Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. is ...
www.businesswire.com - December 15 at 10:53 PM
moodys.com logoConsolidated Communications, Inc. -- Moody's assigns Ba3 rating to Consolidated Communications' term loan
www.moodys.com - December 15 at 5:50 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Illinois Company to Seek Regulatory OK in FairPoint Merger
www.wsj.com - December 12 at 5:28 PM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation into Whether the Sale of Fairpoint Communications, Inc. to Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. is Fair ...
www.businesswire.com - December 10 at 5:02 PM
streetinsider.com logoS&P Places FairPoint Communications (FRP) on CreditWatch Positive Amid Merger Agreement
www.streetinsider.com - December 6 at 10:29 PM
rttnews.com logoFairpoint Communications Inc. (FRP) Jumped To A New High After Merger
www.rttnews.com - December 6 at 10:29 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFairPoint Communications, Inc. -- Moody's says Consolidated's planned acquisition of FairPoint does not impact the ratings of either company
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFairPoint Communications Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor LLP Investigate Merger with Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc.
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUnions cautiously optimistic over possible FairPoint sale
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
streetinsider.com logoConsolidated Communications (CNSL) to Acquire FairPoint Communications (FRP) in $1.5B Deal
www.streetinsider.com - December 5 at 5:54 PM
prnewswire.com logoHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of FairPoint Communications, Inc.
www.prnewswire.com - December 5 at 5:54 PM



FairPoint Communications (FRP) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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