Windstream Holdings Company Profile (NASDAQ:WIN)

About Windstream Holdings

Windstream Holdings logoWindstream Corporation (Windstream) is a provider of advanced communications and technology solutions, including managed services and cloud computing, to businesses nationwide. In addition to business services, the Company offers broadband, voice and video services to consumers in primarily rural markets. It has operations in 48 states and the District of Columbia, a local and long-haul fiber network spanning approximately 115,000 miles, a robust business sales division and 21 data centers offering managed services and cloud computing. Windstream's owned local networks consist of central office digital switches, routers, loop carriers and virtual and physical colocations interconnected with fiber, copper and microwaved facilities. A mix of fiber optic and copper facilities connect its customers with the core network. In December 2011, the Company announced that it has completed its acquisition of PAETEC Holding Corp.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Telecom Services - Domestic
  • Sub-Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WIN
  • CUSIP: 97381W10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.37
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.87
  • 52-Week Range: $4.75 - $10.46
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -5.53
  • P/E Growth: -0.09
  • Market Cap: $798.03M
  • Outstanding Shares: 96,264,000
  • Beta: 0.3
  • Net Margins: -1.72%
  • Return on Equity: 27.50%
  • Return on Assets: 0.63%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 29.31%
  • Current Ratio: 0.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.72%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.89)
Consensus Price Target: $6.71 (19.04% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeMkt Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
7/5/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$6.00 -> $6.50View Rating Details
4/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$7.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetSell$5.00 -> $5.25View Rating Details
2/26/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$6.50 -> $7.00View Rating Details
12/1/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
11/12/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$8.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
11/8/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/7/2015Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperform$3.00 -> $3.50View Rating Details
6/26/2015Sanford C. BernsteinLower Price TargetOutperform$10.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
6/12/2015Dawson JamesLower Price TargetNeutral$10.50 -> $8.00View Rating Details
5/13/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/28/2015NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$10.50 -> $15.00View Rating Details
4/22/2015StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$11.00 -> $2.25View Rating Details
4/6/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$10.00View Rating Details
12/17/2014GabelliLower Price TargetBuy$12.30 -> $9.45View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/5/2016Q1($0.62)($2.52)$1.37 billion$1.37 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415($0.44)$1.41$1.43 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315($0.41)($0.08)$1.43 billion$1.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215($0.61)($0.48)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.03)$0.05$1.43 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.04($0.13)$1.45 billion$1.44 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015$0.10$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.04$0.01$1.47 billion$1.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.08$0.03$1.48 billion$1.47 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.09$0.04$1.47 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.09$0.09$1.50 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.09$0.05$1.51 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.09$0.06$1.51 billion$1.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.11$0.09$1.53 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.13$0.11$1.55 billion$1.54 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.13$0.12$1.54 billion$1.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.12$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.14$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.20$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2011$0.21$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.19$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.20$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.4 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.5 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:7.24%
Payout Ratio:-51.28% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-17.65% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
-40.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 62.07%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2015William Acker MontgomeryDirectorBuy32,000$5.73$183,360.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015William Acker MontgomeryDirectorBuy30,780$6.11$188,065.80View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Michael G StoltzDirectorBuy5,000$6.71$33,550.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015Alan L WellsDirectorBuy15,000$6.38$95,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015John P FletcherEVPBuy40,000$6.60$264,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Carol B ArmitageDirectorBuy2,000$7.60$15,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Alan L WellsDirectorBuy7,000$8.30$58,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2015Anthony W ThomasCEOBuy25,000$7.50$187,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Eric N EinhornSVPSell21,772$11.26$245,152.72View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Dennis FosterDirectorSell47,632$11.17$532,049.44View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Brent WhittingtonCOOSell160,000$8.10$1,296,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Brent WhittingtonCOOSell40,000$8.07$322,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Dennis FosterChairmanSell6,223$8.08$50,281.84View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Eric N EinhornSVPSell17,524$8.62$151,056.88View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy1,000$8.42$8,420.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2013Carol B ArmitageDirectorBuy1,000$7.98$7,980.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2013Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy1,000$8.18$8,180.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2013Carol B ArmitageDirectorBuy1,000$8.13$8,130.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2013Dennis FosterChairmanBuy6,500$8.14$52,910.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy1,000$8.63$8,630.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2013Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy2,000$8.57$17,140.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2013Dennis FosterChairmanBuy8,000$8.37$66,960.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Dennis FosterChairmanBuy8,483$8.24$69,899.92View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy12,000$8.27$99,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2012Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy5,000$8.50$42,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2012Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy1,300$9.85$12,805.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2012Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy1,000$9.55$9,550.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy2,100$9.49$19,929.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Jeffery R GardnerCEOBuy5,000$9.39$46,950.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
News IconWindstream Holdings Inc. (WIN) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:WIN) - October 21 at 8:05 PM logoWindstream : Upgrades Georgia Cable TV Network to Deliver 100 Mbps Internet Speeds (NASDAQ:WIN) - October 20 at 8:23 PM
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News IconEarnings Preview: Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) moved down 20 times out of last 27 quarters - The Independent Republic (NASDAQ:WIN) - October 15 at 6:22 AM logoWindstream to provide networking services to ManagedWay (NASDAQ:WIN) - October 13 at 8:42 PM logoWindstream to provide networking services to ManagedWay - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:WIN) - October 13 at 8:20 PM
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Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) Chart for Tuesday, October, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 10/25/2016 by Staff