Windstream Holdings Company Profile (NASDAQ:WIN)

About Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)

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
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WIN
  • CUSIP: 97381W10
  • Web: www.windstream.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $366.39 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 190,828,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.04
  • 52 Week Range: $1.87 - $10.45
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -1.51
  • P/E Growth: -0.02
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.51 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.07
  • Book Value: $3.30 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.60
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.60
  • Dividend Yield: 31.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $1.8 billion
  • Net Margins: -6.03%
  • Return on Equity: -64.06%
  • Return on Assets: -2.31%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 16.34%
  • Current Ratio: 0.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.68%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.64 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.12
  • Short Ratio: 10.73
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)

What is Windstream Holdings' stock symbol?

Windstream Holdings trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WIN."

How were Windstream Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 5th. The company reported ($2.52) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.62) by $1.90. The business had revenue of $1.37 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.37 billion. Windstream Holdings had a negative return on equity of 64.06% and a negative net margin of 6.03%. Windstream Holdings's revenue for the quarter was down 3.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.05 earnings per share. View Windstream Holdings' Earnings History.

Are investors shorting Windstream Holdings?

Windstream Holdings saw a drop in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 31,466,064 shares, a drop of 5.9% from the July 14th total of 33,445,754 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,943,828 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 16.2 days. Approximately 16.7% of the company's stock are sold short.

Who are some of Windstream Holdings' key competitors?

How do I buy Windstream Holdings stock?

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

What is Windstream Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Windstream Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.98.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ WIN)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  130 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  262 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  392
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Windstream Holdings 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

Consensus Ratings for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellHighView Rating Details
3/2/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeUnderperform -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeMkt Perform -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
7/5/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
4/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$6.00 -> $6.50N/AView Rating Details
4/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$7.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$6.50 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
12/1/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/12/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutral$8.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Earnings by Quarter for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Earnings History by Quarter 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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.31 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Most Recent Dividend:7/15/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:30.30%
Payout Ratio:-20.62% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-31.91% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
-45.80% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ WIN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2016quarterly$0.156.63%6/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
2/10/2016quarterly$0.1510.4%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
11/4/2015quarterly$0.159.77%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
8/5/2015$0.159/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
5/6/2015$0.116/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
4/24/2015$0.074/27/20154/29/20154/30/2015
3/26/2015quarterly$0.254/10/20154/24/2015
2/11/2015quarterly$0.2511.26%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.2510.34%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
8/6/2014quarterly$0.258.96%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
5/7/2014quarterly$0.2511.07%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
2/12/2014quarterly$0.2512.64%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
11/6/2013quarterly$0.2512.25%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
8/7/2013quarterly$0.2512.14%9/26/20139/30/201310/15/2013
5/8/2013quarterly$0.2512.2%6/26/20136/28/20137/15/2013
2/6/2013quarterly$0.2510.13%3/26/20133/29/20134/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.15%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
Latest Headlines for Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
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DateHeadline
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream Holdings, Inc. 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - August 18 at 8:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream Holdings: How Low Can It Go? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 18 at 3:36 PM
fool.com logoWhy Coach, Windstream Holdings, and YY Slumped Today - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - August 17 at 9:16 AM
globenewswire.com logoMulti-state urgent care provider selects Windstream SD-WAN to simplify its network and drive expansion - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 15 at 8:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTelecoms dip alongside downgrade fallout for Uniti, Windstream - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 15 at 8:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMulti-state urgent care provider selects Windstream SD-WAN to simplify its network and drive expansion
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 3:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTelecoms dip alongside downgrade fallout for Uniti, Windstream
seekingalpha.com - August 15 at 3:50 PM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream announces inducement grants under NASDAQ listing rule 5635(c)(4) - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 15 at 8:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWindstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Short Interest Down 5.9% in July
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 1:44 AM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream Strengthens Portfolio of Leading UCaaS Services by Adding Broadview's OfficeSuite® Paired with ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.49 Billion in Sales Expected for Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.37 EPS Expected for Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 8:50 AM
fool.com logoWhy Windstream Holdings, Inc. Stock Tumbled Today - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - August 4 at 9:58 AM
investorplace.com logoWhy Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Stock Is Plunging Today
investorplace.com - August 3 at 3:46 PM
fool.com logoWhy Windstream Holdings, Inc. Stock Tumbled Today
www.fool.com - August 3 at 2:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream -18.6% as it eliminates dividend
seekingalpha.com - August 3 at 10:56 AM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream board of directors revises capital allocation strategy - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 3 at 8:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoCan Windstream (WIN) Spring a Surprise this Earnings Season? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 2 at 8:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWindstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 8:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Survey: Inventergy Global (INVT) versus Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 4:16 PM
nasdaq.com logoWindstream completes acquisition of Broadview Networks - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 29 at 8:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream closes $227.5M Broadview acquisition
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 3:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.50 Billion in Sales Expected for Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 7:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Review: Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) and Inventergy Global (INVT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 10:31 PM
globenewswire.com logoLayne Levine named to lead Windstream's Enterprise business unit - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 12 at 3:33 PM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream announces second-quarter earnings call - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 12 at 3:33 PM
bizjournals.com logoNew Rackspace CFO reunites with old boss
www.bizjournals.com - July 6 at 5:47 PM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream joins Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) project to accelerate adoption of open standards for SDN ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - June 26 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWindstream joins Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) project to accelerate adoption of open standards for SDN/NFV automation
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoWireless Carriers' Conflicting Views on Copper Retirement
www.nasdaq.com - June 23 at 12:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) to Announce -$0.40 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 8:00 AM
fool.com logoWhy Windstream Holdings Inc. Stock Fell 23% in May
www.fool.com - June 5 at 2:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoValuEngine Lowers Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) to Strong Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 6:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWindstream CFO Bob Gunderman to speak at Barclays conference
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 6:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWindstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $1.5 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 7:33 AM
nasdaq.com logoWindstream to webcast annual meeting of stockholders - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 26 at 8:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) to Announce -$0.38 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 10:08 PM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream Wholesale introduces SDNow, SDN Orchestrated Waves - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 24 at 8:16 AM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream to webcast annual meeting of stockholders - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 24 at 8:16 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWindstream to webcast annual meeting of stockholders
feeds.benzinga.com - May 24 at 7:33 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWindstream President and CEO Tony Thomas to speak at Cowen and Company conference
feeds.benzinga.com - May 24 at 7:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMilitary Times names Windstream to its Best for Vets: Employers 2017 rankings
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 7:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWindstream Wholesale introduces SDNow, SDN Orchestrated Waves
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 7:39 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream +6%, Uniti +3% on Raymond James bullishness - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 19 at 1:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream +6%, Uniti +3% on Raymond James bullishness
seekingalpha.com - May 17 at 3:47 PM
globenewswire.com logoRecruitMilitary recognizes Windstream as a 2017 Most Valuable ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 15 at 7:48 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWindstream rolls out five strategic nationwide fiber routes
seekingalpha.com - May 15 at 7:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWindstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Short Interest Up 3.1% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 11:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSprint, Windstream sue FCC over business data services deregulation
seekingalpha.com - May 10 at 6:40 PM
globenewswire.com logoWindstream reports first-quarter results - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 6 at 3:35 PM

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