FairPoint Communications Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:FRP)

$15.95 0.30 (1.92 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 05:30 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.65
Today's Range$15.65 - $16.05
52-Week Range$13.04 - $19.60
Volume297,900 shs
Average Volume241,279 shs
Market Capitalization$434.88 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.58

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:
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
  • Sector: Integrated Telecommunications Services - NEC
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:FRP
  • CUSIP: 30556030
  • Web: www.fairpoint.com
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -12.15%
  • Current Ratio: 1.14%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.14%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: $2.27
  • Net Margins: -11.81%
  • Return on Assets: -7.88%
Misc:
  • Employees: 2,500
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,260,000
 

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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The technology company reported $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.28. The technology company had revenue of $206.56 million for 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 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for FairPoint Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate FairPoint Communications' stock price to reach $17.00 in the next twelve months. 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
  • , Bio & Compensation - 
  • 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 with access to the U.S. stock market 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.

How big of a company is FairPoint Communications?

FairPoint Communications has a market capitalization of $434.88 million. FairPoint Communications employs 2,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact FairPoint Communications?

FairPoint Communications' mailing address is 521 E Morehead St Ste 250, CHARLOTTE, NC 28202-2695, United States. The technology company can be reached via phone at +1-704-3448150.


MarketBeat Community Rating for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ FRP)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  101 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  167
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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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)

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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 11/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart 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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

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)
Insider Trades 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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP)

Latest Headlines for FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ FRP)

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FairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Telefonica Brasil (VIV) Critical SurveyFairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Telefonica Brasil (VIV) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 4:32 PM
Head-To-Head Survey: Orange SA (ORAN) and FairPoint Communications (FRP)Head-To-Head Survey: Orange SA (ORAN) and FairPoint Communications (FRP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 4:14 AM
Comparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) and Its CompetitorsComparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 2:14 AM
Head to Head Review: FairPoint Communications (FRP) and The CompetitionHead to Head Review: FairPoint Communications (FRP) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 8:30 PM
Comparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & Its RivalsComparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 2:16 PM
Head-To-Head Review: FairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Its CompetitorsHead-To-Head Review: FairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:08 PM
Comparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & The CompetitionComparing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:30 PM
FairPoint Communications (FRP) versus its Peers Critical ContrastFairPoint Communications (FRP) versus its Peers Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 4:10 PM
 FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:50 AM
Consolidated Communications Completes FairPoint AcquisitionConsolidated Communications Completes FairPoint Acquisition
feeds.benzinga.com - July 3 at 1:59 PM
Consolidated Communications Secures All Regulatory Approvals for FairPoint MergerConsolidated Communications Secures All Regulatory Approvals for FairPoint Merger
feeds.benzinga.com - June 28 at 5:16 PM
FairPoint Communications to Award $50,000 to Maine Non-profits Through New Connected Communities ProgramFairPoint Communications to Award $50,000 to Maine Non-profits Through New Connected Communities Program
globenewswire.com - May 22 at 11:25 AM
FairPoint Communications misses by $0.21, beats on revenueFairPoint Communications misses by $0.21, beats on revenue
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 6:07 AM
FairPoint Communications to Release 2017 First Quarter ResultsFairPoint Communications to Release 2017 First Quarter Results
feeds.benzinga.com - April 24 at 4:55 PM
2:01 pm Fairpoint Comms and Consolidated Communications (<a href="/q?s=cnsl" name="cnsl">CNSL</a>) shareholders approve proposed merger; cos expect the transaction to close by mid-20172:01 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
FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other EventsFAIRPOINT 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
Consolidated, FairPoint Communications rise with merger vote on trackConsolidated, FairPoint Communications rise with merger vote on track
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 4:46 AM
FairPoint Communications Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year ResultsFairPoint Communications Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 5:04 PM
FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial StatementsFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:38 AM
Q4 2016 FairPoint Communications Inc Earnings Release - Before Market OpenQ4 2016 FairPoint Communications Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:38 AM
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces the Filing of a Complaint Concerning the Sale of FairPoint Communications, Inc. to Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. -- FRPSHAREHOLDER 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
Form 8-K Consolidated Communicati For: Feb 27Form 8-K Consolidated Communicati For: Feb 27
www.streetinsider.com - February 28 at 8:42 AM
FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and ExhibitsFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 7:12 PM
FairPoint Communications Sets Record and Meeting Dates to Approve Merger With Consolidated CommunicationsFairPoint Communications Sets Record and Meeting Dates to Approve Merger With Consolidated Communications
feeds.benzinga.com - February 27 at 9:26 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - February 16 at 10:16 PM
INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of FairPoint Communications, Inc. to Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. is ...INVESTOR 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
Consolidated Communications, Inc. -- Moodys assigns Ba3 rating to Consolidated Communications term loanConsolidated Communications, Inc. -- Moody's assigns Ba3 rating to Consolidated Communications' term loan
www.moodys.com - December 15 at 5:50 PM
[$$] Illinois Company to Seek Regulatory OK in FairPoint Merger[$$] Illinois Company to Seek Regulatory OK in FairPoint Merger
www.wsj.com - December 12 at 5:28 PM
INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation into Whether the Sale of Fairpoint Communications, Inc. to Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. is Fair ...INVESTOR 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
S&P Places FairPoint Communications (FRP) on CreditWatch Positive Amid Merger AgreementS&P Places FairPoint Communications (FRP) on CreditWatch Positive Amid Merger Agreement
www.streetinsider.com - December 6 at 10:29 PM
Fairpoint Communications Inc. (FRP) Jumped To A New High After MergerFairpoint Communications Inc. (FRP) Jumped To A New High After Merger
www.rttnews.com - December 6 at 10:29 PM
FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of BuyoutFAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
FairPoint Communications, Inc. -- Moodys says Consolidateds planned acquisition of FairPoint does not impact the ratings of either companyFairPoint 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
FairPoint Communications Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor LLP Investigate Merger with Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc.FairPoint 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
Unions cautiously optimistic over possible FairPoint saleUnions cautiously optimistic over possible FairPoint sale
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:57 AM
FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements andFAIRPOINT 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
Consolidated Communications (CNSL) to Acquire FairPoint Communications (FRP) in $1.5B DealConsolidated Communications (CNSL) to Acquire FairPoint Communications (FRP) in $1.5B Deal
www.streetinsider.com - December 5 at 5:54 PM
Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of FairPoint Communications, Inc.Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of FairPoint Communications, Inc.
www.prnewswire.com - December 5 at 5:54 PM

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