General Communication Company Profile (NASDAQ:GNCMA)

About General Communication (GNCMA)

General Communication logoGeneral Communication, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified communications provider with operations primarily in the State of Alaska. The Company provides a range of wireless, data, video, voice, and managed services to residential customers, businesses, governmental entities, and educational and medical institutions primarily in Alaska under its GCI brand. The Company operates in two segments: Wireless and Wireline. The Company's Wireless segment provides wholesale wireless services to wireless carriers. The Company's Wireline segment offers services and products under three major customer groups, such as consumer, business services and managed broadband. Its fiber network employs digital transmission technology over its fiber optic facilities, which include digital undersea fiber optic cable systems linking its Alaska terrestrial networks to the networks of other carriers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Long Distance Carriers
  • Sub-Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: GNCMA
  • CUSIP: 36938510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $17.71
  • 52-Week Range: $12.26 - $22.34
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 66.72
  • P/E Growth: 3.64
  • Market Cap: $765.27M
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,844,000
  • Beta: 1.02
  • Net Margins: 0.38%
  • Return on Equity: 3.32%
  • Return on Assets: 0.18%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 15.05%
  • Current Ratio: 1.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.79%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
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Earnings History for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Earnings by Quarter for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Earnings History by Quarter for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/4/2015Q315$0.25$0.44$236.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.28($0.41)$231.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.25$0.24$228.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414($0.21)($0.37)$221.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3($0.01)$0.30ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2$0.06$0.20ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1($0.06)$0.05ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q4($0.07)($0.16)ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.37 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.32 EPS


Dividend History for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 14.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 58.84%
Insider Trades by Quarter for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/12/2017Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell30,607$19.87$608,161.09View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017Tina PidgeonInsiderSell25,000$20.38$509,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Tina PidgeonInsiderSell9,586$17.62$168,905.32View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Lynda L TarbathCAOSell2,602$17.96$46,731.92View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Ronald A. DuncanPresidentBuy1,400$16.95$23,730.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Tina PidgeonInsiderSell5,500$16.97$93,335.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Tina PidgeonInsiderSell5,700$16.87$96,159.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Alx Lp SearchlightInsiderBuy80,000$14.23$1,138,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/21/2016Paul E LandesSVPSell3,840$13.50$51,840.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Tina PidgeonInsiderSell2,095$12.63$26,459.85View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016John W StantonMajor ShareholderSell1,000,000$16.06$16,060,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016Tina PidgeonSVPSell15,000$18.61$279,150.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Tina PidgeonSVPSell12,615$18.00$227,070.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Gregory PearceVPSell12,756$19.00$242,364.00View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016James M SchneiderDirectorSell158$19.14$3,024.12View SEC Filing  
1/13/2016Gregory F. ChapadosCOOSell15,000$19.16$287,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016Gregory F. ChapadosCOOSell6,022$19.13$115,200.86View SEC Filing  
1/7/2016Tina PidgeonSVPSell7,600$19.52$148,352.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2016Stephen R MooneyDirectorSell5,000$19.95$99,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Martin E CaryVPSell5,000$21.83$109,150.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015William Parker GlasgowDirectorSell15,000$21.43$321,450.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Lynda L TarbathCAOSell3,514$21.18$74,426.52View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell46,193$21.00$970,053.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Gregory PearceVPSell12,757$21.40$272,999.80View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell3,807$21.00$79,947.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Jerry A EdgertonDirectorSell7,500$20.75$155,625.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015William Parker GlasgowDirectorSell12,500$20.52$256,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015William C BehnkeSVPSell10,000$20.93$209,300.00View SEC Filing  
10/12/2015Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell15,000$17.72$265,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell21,896$17.29$378,581.84View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell25,987$17.27$448,795.49View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell1,206$17.11$20,634.66View SEC Filing  
6/29/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell300$17.11$5,133.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Gregory PearceVPSell7,500$15.61$117,075.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015G Wilson HughesCEOSell31,500$16.17$509,355.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Lynda L TarbathCAOSell21,629$14.57$315,134.53View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell25,000$14.75$368,750.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell10,000$14.51$145,100.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015Mast Capital Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell3,300$14.65$48,345.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015William Parker GlasgowDirectorSell10,700$14.55$155,685.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014Gregory PearceVPSell4,443$13.84$61,491.12View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014William Parker GlasgowDirectorSell10,400$13.53$140,712.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Lynda L TarbathCAOSell3,363$12.73$42,810.99View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Martin E CaryVPSell12,361$12.20$150,804.20View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Martin E CaryVPSell5,000$12.18$60,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Gregory PearceVPSell17,140$12.20$209,108.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014William C BehnkeSVPSell10,000$12.00$120,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014William C BehnkeSVPSell10,000$11.75$117,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Mast Capital Management LlcMajor ShareholderSell15,000$10.98$164,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Gregory PearceVPSell3,421$11.10$37,973.10View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Gregory PearceVPSell6,600$11.10$73,260.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014G Wilson HughesCEOSell6,510$11.35$73,888.50View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014G Wilson HughesCEOSell41,256$11.35$468,255.60View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Gregory PearceVPSell5,000$11.40$57,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Gregory PearceVPSell7,000$11.35$79,450.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2014Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell12,000$11.24$134,880.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell5,000$11.43$57,150.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014Martin E CaryVPSell12,378$11.48$142,099.44View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Martin E CaryVPSell2,458$11.71$28,783.18View SEC Filing  
1/7/2014Gregory F ChapadosCOOSell7,577$11.27$85,392.79View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Lynda L TarbathCAOSell1,946$11.23$21,853.58View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Gregory PearceVPSell2,300$10.00$23,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Gregory PearceVPSell3,267$10.00$32,670.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Gregory PearceVPSell9,463$10.00$94,630.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Lynda L TarbathCAOSell6,684$9.30$62,161.20View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Lynda L TarbathCAOSell5,001$9.29$46,459.29View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Bridget BakerDirectorBuy5,000$9.19$45,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Tina PidgeonVPSell5,600$9.37$52,472.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Lynda L TarbathCAOSell9,100$9.48$86,268.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Lynda L TarbathCAOSell4,197$9.46$39,703.62View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Ronald A DuncanPresidentBuy27,276$7.80$212,752.80View SEC Filing  
8/27/2012Ronald A DuncanPresidentBuy19,000$8.68$164,920.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
Latest Headlines for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)
DateHeadline logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of General Communication Inc Q4 Earnings Report - March 3 at 3:49 AM logoEdited Transcript of GNCMA earnings conference call or presentation 2-Mar-17 7:00pm GMT - March 3 at 3:49 AM logoGeneral Communication Expects Adjusted EBITDA Growth in 2017 - March 2 at 10:47 PM logoGENERAL COMMUNICATION INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 2 at 5:46 PM logoGCI REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS - March 1 at 5:10 PM logoQ4 2016 General Communication Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - March 1 at 12:15 PM logoGCI to Announce Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings - February 7 at 6:45 PM logoGCI adds Seattle network engineering experts to its team through Northpoint acquisition - January 11 at 6:03 PM logo11:01 am General Comm acquires Northpoint Consulting; terms not disclosed - January 11 at 6:03 PM logoStudy Reveals That Majority Of Americans Are Ready To Experience Life In 360 - December 8 at 10:59 AM logoGENERAL COMMUNICATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - November 23 at 5:14 PM logoGENERAL COMMUNICATION INC Financials - November 15 at 5:49 PM logoEdited Transcript of GNCMA earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 6:00pm GMT - November 4 at 6:19 AM logoGENERAL COMMUNICATION INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 4 at 6:19 AM logoPositive Developments Amid Steep Declines for General Communication - November 3 at 10:50 PM logoGENERAL COMMUNICATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and - November 3 at 4:58 PM logoGeneral Communication Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 2:00 pm ET today - November 3 at 4:58 PM logoGeneral Communication Inc Earnings Decline 55% In Q3 - November 3 at 8:30 AM logoQ3 2016 General Communication Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - November 2 at 8:35 AM logoInsider Acquires Shares of General Communication - October 13 at 5:18 PM logoGENERAL COMMUNICATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Ex - September 8 at 5:07 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA)

What is General Communication's stock symbol?

General Communication trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GNCMA."

How were General Communication's earnings last quarter?

General Communication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCMA) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.25 by $0.19. General Communication had a return on equity of 3.32% and a net margin of 0.38%.

When will General Communication make its next earnings announcement?

General Communication is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

How do I buy General Communication stock?

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

How much does a share of General Communication stock cost?

One share of General Communication stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.35.

General Communication (GNCMA) Chart for Wednesday, March, 29, 2017

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