NASDAQ:FTR - Frontier Communications Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.50 +0.02 (+0.81 %)
(As of 04/25/2019 06:02 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.48
Today's Range$2.40 - $2.54
52-Week Range$1.81 - $11.64
Volume2.69 million shs
Average Volume3.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$263.30 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.07
Frontier Communications Corporation provides communications services to consumer, commercial, and wholesale customers in the United States. It offers broadband, video, voice, and other services and products through a combination of fiber and copper-based networks to consumer customers. The company also provides Ethernet and traditional circuit-based services; software defined wide area network, managed Wi-Fi and cloud IT solutions, voice and Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services, as well as hardware and network solutions and services to small and medium business, and large enterprises. In addition, it offers data and Internet services; wireless broadband services; satellite TV video services; voice services, including data-based VoIP, UCaaS, and long distance and voice messaging services; and a package of communications services. Further, the company provides a range of access services that allow other carriers to use facilities to originate and terminate their local and long-distance voice traffic. It serves approximately 4.5 million customers and 3.7 million broadband subscribers in 29 states. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FTR
CUSIP35906A10
Phone203-614-5600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.61 billion
Cash Flow$25.00 per share
Book Value$15.16 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-643,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees21,200
Market Cap$263.30 million
Next Earnings Date4/30/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Frontier Communications' stock symbol?

Frontier Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FTR."

How were Frontier Communications' earnings last quarter?

Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 26th. The utilities provider reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.12 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.09 billion. Frontier Communications had a negative return on equity of 0.62% and a negative net margin of 7.47%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.59) earnings per share. View Frontier Communications' Earnings History.

When is Frontier Communications' next earnings date?

Frontier Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Frontier Communications.

What price target have analysts set for FTR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Frontier Communications' shares. Their predictions range from $1.75 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Frontier Communications' share price to reach $3.5789 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 43.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Frontier Communications.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Frontier Communications?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Frontier Communications in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings and 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Frontier Communications.

Has Frontier Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about FTR stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Frontier Communications earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Frontier Communications?

Frontier Communications saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 54,898,710 shares, an increase of 2.4% from the March 15th total of 53,633,701 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,517,370 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 15.6 days. Currently, 53.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Frontier Communications' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Frontier Communications' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Frontier Communications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Frontier Communications investors own include AT&T (T), Wendys (WEN), Ford Motor (F), Verizon Communications (VZ), Centurylink (CTL), General Electric (GE), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), NGL Energy Partners (NGL), Uniti Group (UNIT) and Heat Biologics (HTBX).

Who are Frontier Communications' key executives?

Frontier Communications' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel J. McCarthy, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Kenneth A. Arndt, Exec. VP & COO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Steve Gable, Exec. VP & Chief Technology Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. John J. Lass, Exec. VP & Chief Transformation Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Sheldon Bruha, Interim CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 51)

Who are Frontier Communications' major shareholders?

Frontier Communications' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Virtu Financial LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Frontier Communications stock include John Lass, Kenneth Arndt and Steve Gable. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Frontier Communications.

Which institutional investors are selling Frontier Communications stock?

FTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Frontier Communications.

How do I buy shares of Frontier Communications?

Shares of FTR 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 Frontier Communications' stock price today?

One share of FTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.50.

How big of a company is Frontier Communications?

Frontier Communications has a market capitalization of $263.30 million and generates $8.61 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-643,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.34) on an earnings per share basis. Frontier Communications employs 21,200 workers across the globe.

What is Frontier Communications' official website?

The official website for Frontier Communications is http://www.frontier.com.

How can I contact Frontier Communications?

Frontier Communications' mailing address is 401 Merritt 7, Norwalk CT, 06581. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 203-614-5600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Frontier Communications (NASDAQ FTR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  430 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  626 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,056
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Frontier Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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