NYSE:CBB - Cincinnati Bell Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$14.9826 -0.02 (-0.13 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 09:38 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.00
Today's Range$14.9826 - $15.00
52-Week Range$9.90 - $22.20
Volume66,659 shs
Average Volume276,334 shs
Market Capitalization$739.82 million
P/E Ratio-187.28
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.14
Cincinnati Bell logoCincinnati Bell Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides diversified telecommunications and technology services to residential and business customers in the United States. It operates in two segments, Entertainment and Communications, and IT Services and Hardware. The Entertainment and Communications segment offers data services, including high-speed Internet access, data transport, and interconnection services, as well as metro-Ethernet products; and voice local services, such as Fioptics voice lines, voice over Internet protocol, long distance, digital trunking, switched access, caller identification, voicemail, call waiting, and call return. This segment also provides video services comprising entertainment channels, including digital music, local, movie, and sports programming with high-definition (HD) channels, parental controls, HD DVR, and video on-demand. In addition, this segment undertakes wiring projects for business customers; and offers advertising, directory assistance, maintenance, and information services. The IT Services and Hardware segment provides professional services, such as consulting, staffing, installation, and project-based engagements, including engineering and installation of voice, connectivity and IT technologies, development of digital application solutions, and staff augmentation; and hosted solutions comprising converged IP communications platforms of data, voice, video, and mobility applications. This segment also offers various services, including hardware and software components management services; cloud-based audio, video, and Web conferencing services; cloud call center and call recording application services; cloud services, such as virtual data center, storage, and backup services; and monitoring and managing technology environments and applications, as well as sells, architects, and installs telecommunications and IT infrastructure equipment. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:CBB
CUSIP17187110
Phone513-397-9900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-6.33
Current Ratio1.90
Quick Ratio1.81

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-187.28
Forward P/E Ratio-15.13
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.29 billion
Price / Sales0.58
Cash Flow$4.8176 per share
Price / Cash3.11
Book Value($6.46) per share
Price / Book-2.32

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.08)
Net Income$35.10 million
Net Margins-3.98%
Return on Equity-0.61%
Return on Assets-0.71%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,500
Outstanding Shares50,160,000
Market Cap$739.82 million

Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cincinnati Bell's stock symbol?

Cincinnati Bell trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CBB."

When did Cincinnati Bell's stock split? How did Cincinnati Bell's stock split work?

Shares of Cincinnati Bell reverse split before market open on Wednesday, October 5th 2016. The 1-5 reverse split was announced on Tuesday, August 2nd 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Tuesday, October 4th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Cincinnati Bell stock prior to the reverse split would have 20 shares after the split.

How were Cincinnati Bell's earnings last quarter?

Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE:CBB) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The utilities provider reported ($0.19) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.07. The utilities provider had revenue of $296.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $298.03 million. Cincinnati Bell had a negative return on equity of 0.61% and a negative net margin of 3.98%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 14.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.08 EPS. View Cincinnati Bell's Earnings History.

When is Cincinnati Bell's next earnings date?

Cincinnati Bell is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Cincinnati Bell.

What price target have analysts set for CBB?

3 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Cincinnati Bell's shares. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect Cincinnati Bell's stock price to reach $16.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cincinnati Bell.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cincinnati Bell?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cincinnati Bell in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Cincinnati Bell.

Who are some of Cincinnati Bell's key competitors?

Who are Cincinnati Bell's key executives?

Cincinnati Bell's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Leigh R. Fox, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Andrew R. Kaiser, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Thomas E. Simpson, Chief Operating Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Christopher J. Wilson, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 52)
  • Ms. Christi H. Cornette, Chief Culture Officer (Age 62)

Has Cincinnati Bell been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CBB stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cincinnati Bell earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Cincinnati Bell.

Who are Cincinnati Bell's major shareholders?

Cincinnati Bell's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.87%), FMR LLC (1.60%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.61%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.36%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.07%). Company insiders that own Cincinnati Bell stock include Andrew R Kaiser, Christopher J Wilson, Leigh R Fox, Phillip R Cox and Theodore H Torbeck. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cincinnati Bell.

Which major investors are selling Cincinnati Bell stock?

CBB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citadel Advisors LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Legal & General Group Plc, S. Muoio & CO. LLC, Arizona State Retirement System, Teton Advisors Inc., FMR LLC and Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cincinnati Bell.

Which major investors are buying Cincinnati Bell stock?

CBB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Millennium Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Laurion Capital Management LP, MYDA Advisors LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Cincinnati Bell stock in the last two years include Andrew R Kaiser, Christopher J Wilson and Leigh R Fox. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cincinnati Bell.

How do I buy shares of Cincinnati Bell?

Shares of CBB 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 Cincinnati Bell's stock price today?

One share of CBB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.00.

How big of a company is Cincinnati Bell?

Cincinnati Bell has a market capitalization of $739.82 million and generates $1.29 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $35.10 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.08) on an earnings per share basis. Cincinnati Bell employs 3,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Cincinnati Bell?

Cincinnati Bell's mailing address is 221 EAST FOURTH STREET, CINCINNATI OH, 45201. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 513-397-9900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Cincinnati Bell (NYSE CBB)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  159 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  263 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  422
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cincinnati Bell and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CBB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CBB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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