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Shenandoah Telecommunications Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.15 (+2.67 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $44.29
50-Day Range
MA: $44.17
52-Week Range
Now: $44.29
Volume166,500 shs
Average Volume167,621 shs
Market Capitalization$2.21 billion
P/E Ratio24.34
Dividend Yield0.77%
Shenandoah Telecommunications Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides wireless and broadband communication products and services in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Wireless, Broadband, and Tower. The Wireless segment provides wireless mobility communications network products. This segment provides its services in central and western Virginia, south-central Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Kentucky, and Ohio. As of December 31, 2019, the company provides network service to 844,194 postpaid and 274,012 prepaid subscribers. The Broadband segment offers broadband, video and voice services to residential and commercial customers in Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, and Kentucky. This segment also leases fiber and provides Ethernet and wavelength fiber optic services; and voice and digital subscriber line telephone services. The Tower segment owns 225 cell towers and leased spaces. The company provides its products and services under the Sprint and Shentel brands. Shenandoah Telecommunications Company was founded in 1902 and is based in Edinburg, Virginia.
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Overall MarketRank

1.61 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

70th out of 273 stocks

Telephone Communication, Except Radio Industry

17th out of 89 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryWireless Telecommunication Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SHEN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$633.91 million
Cash Flow$4.49 per share
Book Value$9.42 per share


Net Income$54.94 million


Market Cap$2.21 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Estimated)
+1.15 (+2.67 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Shenandoah Telecommunications (NASDAQ:SHEN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Shenandoah Telecommunications' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Shenandoah Telecommunications' stock was trading at $41.85 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SHEN shares have increased by 5.8% and is now trading at $44.29.
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Is Shenandoah Telecommunications a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Shenandoah Telecommunications in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Shenandoah Telecommunications stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SHEN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Shenandoah Telecommunications?

Wall Street analysts have given Shenandoah Telecommunications a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Shenandoah Telecommunications wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Chris French's approval rating as Shenandoah Telecommunications' CEO?

58 employees have rated Shenandoah Telecommunications CEO Chris French on Glassdoor.com. Chris French has an approval rating of 82% among Shenandoah Telecommunications' employees.

When is Shenandoah Telecommunications' next earnings date?

Shenandoah Telecommunications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 24th 2021.
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How were Shenandoah Telecommunications' earnings last quarter?

Shenandoah Telecommunications (NASDAQ:SHEN) posted its earnings results on Friday, November, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.33. The utilities provider earned $55.17 million during the quarter. Shenandoah Telecommunications had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.44% and a net margin of 16.88%.
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How often does Shenandoah Telecommunications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Shenandoah Telecommunications?

Shenandoah Telecommunications declared an annual dividend on Tuesday, October 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 12th will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 10th. This is an increase from Shenandoah Telecommunications's previous annual dividend of $0.29.
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Is Shenandoah Telecommunications a good dividend stock?

Shenandoah Telecommunications pays an annual dividend of $0.34 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The dividend payout ratio of Shenandoah Telecommunications is 30.91%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Shenandoah Telecommunications will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.28% next year. This indicates that Shenandoah Telecommunications will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SHEN?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Shenandoah Telecommunications' shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect Shenandoah Telecommunications' share price to reach $49.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Shenandoah Telecommunications' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Shenandoah Telecommunications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Shenandoah Telecommunications investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), American International Group (AIG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Dollar General (DG), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Pfizer (PFE) and Target (TGT).

Who are Shenandoah Telecommunications' key executives?

Shenandoah Telecommunications' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christopher E. French, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63, Pay $1.28M)
  • Mr. James J. Volk CPA, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $346.72k)
  • Mr. David L. Heimbach, Exec. VP & COO (Age 45, Pay $676.26k)
  • Mr. William L. Pirtle, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 61, Pay $480.98k)
  • Mr. Edward H. McKay, Sr. VP of Engineering & Operations (Age 48, Pay $429.95k)
  • Mr. Chase L. Stobbe, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 36)
  • Ms. Elaine M. Cheng, VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Raymond B. Ostroski, VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 66)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Whitaker, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Heather K. Banks, VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 47)

What is Shenandoah Telecommunications' stock symbol?

Shenandoah Telecommunications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SHEN."

Who are Shenandoah Telecommunications' major shareholders?

Shenandoah Telecommunications' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%). Company insiders that own Shenandoah Telecommunications stock include Leigh Ann Schultz and Raymond B Ostroski.
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Which major investors are selling Shenandoah Telecommunications stock?

SHEN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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How do I buy shares of Shenandoah Telecommunications?

Shares of SHEN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Shenandoah Telecommunications' stock price today?

One share of SHEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.29.

How big of a company is Shenandoah Telecommunications?

Shenandoah Telecommunications has a market capitalization of $2.21 billion and generates $633.91 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $54.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.10 on an earnings per share basis. Shenandoah Telecommunications employs 1,130 workers across the globe.

What is Shenandoah Telecommunications' official website?

The official website for Shenandoah Telecommunications is www.shentel.com.

How can I contact Shenandoah Telecommunications?

Shenandoah Telecommunications' mailing address is 500 SHENTEL WAY, EDINBURG VA, 22824. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 540-984-4141 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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