NYSE:ATUS - Altice USA Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.07 +0.52 (+2.80 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$18.55Today's Range$18.48 - $19.0752-Week Range$14.49 - $23.28Volume9.80 million shsAverage Volume4.90 million shsMarket Capitalization$12.91 billionP/E Ratio953.50Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.67 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Altice USA, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides broadband communications and video services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Cablevision and Cequel. It delivers broadband, pay television, telephony services, Wi-Fi hotspot access, proprietary content, and advertising services to approximately 4.9 million residential and business customers. The company also offers wireless routers and Internet security software; and pay television services, which include delivery of broadcast stations and cable networks, and advanced digital pay television services, such as video-on-demand, high-definition channels, digital video recorder, and pay-per-view. In addition, it provides Ethernet, data transport, IP-based virtual private networks, Internet access, and telephony services; hosted telephony, managed Wi-Fi, managed desktop and server backup services; managed collaboration services, including audio and Web conferencing; managed services, including business e-mail, hosted private branch exchange, Web space storage, and network security monitoring; data-driven television, digital, and other multi-platform advertising services; and data-driven and audience-based advertising solutions. Further, the company operates local news channels, as well as traffic and weather channels; News12.com, a destination for local news on the Web; and News 12 To Go, a mobile app for phones and tablets. Altice USA, Inc. is headquartered in Long Island City, New York. Altice USA, Inc. operates independently of Altice N.V. as of June 8, 2018. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Cable & other pay television services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:ATUS Previous SymbolNASDAQ:ATUS CUSIPN/A Webwww.alticeusa.com Phone516-803-2300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio6.11 Current Ratio0.45 Quick Ratio0.45Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio953.50 Forward P/E Ratio-476.75 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$9.33 billion Price / Sales1.46 Cash Flow$4.2758 per share Price / Cash Flow4.46 Book Value$7.46 per share Price / Book2.56Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.02 Net Income$1.52 billion Net Margins21.73% Return on Equity-3.36% Return on Assets-0.45%Miscellaneous Employees9,414 Outstanding Shares715,001,000Market Cap$12.91 billion OptionableOptionable Altice USA (NYSE:ATUS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Altice USA's stock symbol? Altice USA trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ATUS." How often does Altice USA pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Altice USA? Altice USA declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 15th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $2.035 per share on Wednesday, June 6th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 7th. View Altice USA's Dividend History. How were Altice USA's earnings last quarter? Altice USA Inc (NYSE:ATUS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.08. The business earned $2.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.40 billion. Altice USA had a negative return on equity of 3.36% and a net margin of 21.73%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.25) EPS. View Altice USA's Earnings History. When is Altice USA's next earnings date? Altice USA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Altice USA. What guidance has Altice USA issued on next quarter's earnings? Altice USA issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.56-9.606 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.56 billion. What price target have analysts set for ATUS? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Altice USA's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.91 to $35.29. On average, they expect Altice USA's share price to reach $24.9235 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Altice USA. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Altice USA? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Altice USA in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Altice USA. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Altice USA stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Altice USA stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Altice remains on track with its five-year plan to build a FTTH network and deploy its new home communications hub to meet the demand for increasing data speed and support evolving technologies. The company believes the FTTH network to be more resilient with reduced maintenance requirement, fewer service outages and lower power usage, which will likely lead to further cost efficiency. Altice has been rolling out enhanced data and services for its business customers. In addition, the company has augmented its market position as a pioneer in the advertising business with the launch of an advanced advertising tool titled a4 to provide audience-based, multi-screen advertising solutions for its clients. However, the stock has underperformed the industry in the past year on an average. The company’s operations also remain susceptible to market risks arising from changes in certain security prices and interest rate." (10/15/2018) 2. Pivotal Research analysts commented, "We updated our estimates and initiated 2018 quarterly forecasts post the recent filing of ATUS’s 10-K. There is no change to our YE’18 target price of $28. We view the stock as attractively valued (at 11X ’18 free cash flow and 8.7X ’19 (ATC is not a full tax payer), however as expected the stock has traded sideways as of late partly driven by issues that should begin to clear up post the spin from parent Altice NV (ATC.NV, Buy)." (3/9/2018) Has Altice USA been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ATUS stock has trended positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Altice USA earned a coverage optimism score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Altice USA? Altice USA saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 21,945,560 shares, an increase of 26.4% from the December 14th total of 17,364,319 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,005,349 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.7 days. Approximately 6.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View Altice USA's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Altice USA's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Altice USA include Rogers Communications (RCI), Liberty Global (LBTYA), Liberty Global (LBTYB), Liberty Global (LBTYK), Discovery Communications (DISCA), Liberty Broadband Corp Series C (LBRDK), Liberty Broadband Corp Series A (LBRDA), DISH Network (DISH), Discovery Inc Series C (DISCK), Viacom (VIAB), Shaw Communications (SJR), Qurate Retail Inc Series B (QRTEB), ITV PLC/ADR (ITVPY), Cable One (CABO) and Roku (ROKU). Who are Altice USA's key executives? Altice USA's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Dexter G. Goei, CEO & Director (Age 46)Mr. Abdelhakim Boubazine, Co-Pres & COO (Age 42)Mr. Charles Fyfe Stewart, Co-Pres, CFO & Director (Age 48)Mr. David P. Connolly, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)Ms. Lisa Rosenblum, Vice Chairman (Age 63) When did Altice USA IPO? (ATUS) raised $1.4 billion in an IPO on Thursday, June 22nd 2017. The company issued 46,600,000 shares at a price of $27.00-$31.00 per share. J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, Goldman, Sachs, BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays, BNP PARIBAS, Deutsche Bank Securities and RBC Capital Markets acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Scotiabank, SOCIETE GENERALE and TD Securities were co-managers. Who are Altice USA's major shareholders? Altice USA's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. (0.03%), Cerebellum GP LLC (0.00%) and First Hawaiian Bank (0.00%). Company insiders that own Altice USA stock include Abdelhakim Boubazine, Bc European Capital Ix Ltd, David Connolly, Lisa Rosenblum, Mark Mullen and Victoria Mink. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Altice USA. Which institutional investors are buying Altice USA stock? ATUS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., First Hawaiian Bank and Cerebellum GP LLC. Company insiders that have bought Altice USA stock in the last two years include Abdelhakim Boubazine, Lisa Rosenblum, Mark Mullen and Victoria Mink. View Insider Buying and Selling for Altice USA. How do I buy shares of Altice USA? Shares of ATUS 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 Altice USA's stock price today? One share of ATUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.07. How big of a company is Altice USA? Altice USA has a market capitalization of $12.91 billion and generates $9.33 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.52 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.02 on an earnings per share basis. Altice USA employs 9,414 workers across the globe. What is Altice USA's official website? The official website for Altice USA is http://www.alticeusa.com. How can I contact Altice USA? Altice USA's mailing address is 1 Court Square West, Long Island City NY, 11101. The company can be reached via phone at 516-803-2300 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Altice USA (NYSE ATUS)Community Ranking: 3.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 259 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 147 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 406MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Altice USA and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ATUS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ATUS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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