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NYSE:CCI

Crown Castle International - CCI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$182.31
-1.83 (-0.99%)
(As of 08/16/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$181.69
$184.33
50-Day Range
$154.99
$184.45
52-Week Range
$153.70
$209.87
Volume
744,839 shs
Average Volume
1.75 million shs
Market Capitalization
$78.95 billion
P/E Ratio
51.21
Dividend Yield
3.19%
Price Target
$196.06

Crown Castle International MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.47 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.5% Upside
$196.06 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.11% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.79
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.67mentions of Crown Castle International in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$121,346 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
4.13%
From $7.03 to $7.32 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.50 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

351st out of 924 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

62nd out of 197 stocks

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About Crown Castle International (NYSE:CCI) Stock

Crown Castle owns, operates and leases more than 40,000 cell towers and approximately 80,000 route miles of fiber supporting small cells and fiber solutions across every major U.S. market. This nationwide portfolio of communications infrastructure connects cities and communities to essential data, technology and wireless service - bringing information, ideas and innovations to the people and businesses that need them. For more information on Crown Castle, please visit www.crowncastle.com.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several research firms recently weighed in on CCI. Credit Suisse Group cut their price objective on Crown Castle International to $213.00 in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Raymond James lowered their price objective on Crown Castle International from $206.00 to $201.00 in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft boosted their target price on Crown Castle International from $183.00 to $185.00 in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Morgan Stanley cut their price target on Crown Castle International from $200.00 to $190.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 20th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company cut their target price on Crown Castle International from $180.00 to $175.00 and set an "underweight" rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. According to data from MarketBeat, Crown Castle International presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $196.06.

Crown Castle International Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE:CCI opened at $184.14 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.70, a quick ratio of 0.69 and a current ratio of 0.69. The company has a market cap of $79.74 billion, a P/E ratio of 51.72 and a beta of 0.58. The firm's fifty day moving average is $172.77 and its two-hundred day moving average is $177.85. Crown Castle International has a 52-week low of $153.70 and a 52-week high of $209.87.

Crown Castle International (NYSE:CCI - Get Rating) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 20th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.71 by ($0.74). Crown Castle International had a return on equity of 18.93% and a net margin of 22.91%. The business had revenue of $1.73 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.71 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.71 earnings per share. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, analysts anticipate that Crown Castle International will post 7.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Crown Castle International Announces Dividend

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $1.47 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 14th. This represents a $5.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.19%. Crown Castle International's payout ratio is 165.17%.

Insider Buying and Selling at Crown Castle International

In other news, Director Kevin A. Stephens purchased 699 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 22nd. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $173.60 per share, with a total value of $121,346.40. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 10,703 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,858,040.80. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 0.47% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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CCI Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
6/14/2022
Dividend Payable
6/30/2022
Last Earnings
7/20/2022
Today
8/16/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/30 Dividend
9/14/2022
Dividend Payable
9/30/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/19/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Wireless Telecommunication Services
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
22822710
Employees
5,000
Year Founded
1994

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$196.06
High Stock Price Forecast
$224.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$162.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+7.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.47
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.10 billion
Pretax Margin
23.19%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.34 billion
Cash Flow
$6.54 per share
Book Value
$19.11 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
431,004,000
Market Cap
$78.95 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.58

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CCI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Crown Castle International stock right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Crown Castle International in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" CCI shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CCI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Crown Castle International's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Crown Castle International's stock. Their CCI share price forecasts range from $162.00 to $224.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $196.06 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have CCI shares performed in 2022?

Crown Castle International's stock was trading at $208.74 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, CCI stock has decreased by 12.7% and is now trading at $182.31.
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Are investors shorting Crown Castle International?

Crown Castle International saw a drop in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,760,000 shares, a drop of 9.8% from the July 15th total of 5,280,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,630,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.9 days. Currently, 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Crown Castle International's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 19th 2022.
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How were Crown Castle International's earnings last quarter?

Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 20th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.71 by $0.74. The real estate investment trust earned $1.73 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.71 billion. Crown Castle International had a net margin of 22.91% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.93%. The company's revenue was up 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.71 earnings per share.
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How often does Crown Castle International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Crown Castle International?

Crown Castle International announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $1.47 per share on Friday, September 30th. This represents a $5.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 14th.
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Is Crown Castle International a good dividend stock?

Crown Castle International (NYSE:CCI) pays an annual dividend of $5.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.19%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 7 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 165.17%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, CCI will have a dividend payout ratio of 80.33% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has Crown Castle International issued on next quarter's earnings?

Crown Castle International updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.31-$7.41 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Jay Brown's approval rating as Crown Castle International's CEO?

205 employees have rated Crown Castle International Chief Executive Officer Jay Brown on Glassdoor.com. Jay Brown has an approval rating of 67% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Crown Castle International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Crown Castle International investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), Walt Disney (DIS), American Tower (AMT) and Home Depot (HD).

What is Crown Castle International's stock symbol?

Crown Castle International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CCI."

Who are Crown Castle International's major shareholders?

Crown Castle International's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.76%), FMR LLC (2.83%), Deutsche Bank AG (2.38%), Northern Trust Corp (1.28%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (1.24%) and Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (0.83%). Insiders that own company stock include Catherine Piche, Christopher Levendos, Daniel K Schlanger, J Landis Martin, James D Young, Kenneth Jay Simon, Kevin A Stephens, Matthew Thornton III, Michael Joseph Kavanagh, Robert Carl Ackerman and Robert Sean Collins.
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How do I buy shares of Crown Castle International?

Shares of CCI stock 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.
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What is Crown Castle International's stock price today?

One share of CCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $182.31.

How much money does Crown Castle International make?

Crown Castle International (NYSE:CCI) has a market capitalization of $78.95 billion and generates $6.34 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.56 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Crown Castle International have?

The company employs 5,000 workers across the globe.

Does Crown Castle International have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Crown Castle International: CC Holdings GS V LLC, CC Sunesys Fiber Networks LLC, CC Towers Guarantor LLC, CC Towers Holding LLC, CCATT Holdings LLC, CCATT LLC, CCGS Holdings Corp., CCS & E LLC, CCT2 Holdings LLC, CCTM Holdings LLC, CCTM1 LLC, CCTMO LLC, Crown Atlantic Company LLC, Crown Castle Atlantic LLC, Crown Castle BP ATT LLC, Crown Castle CA Corp., Crown Castle GT Company LLC, Crown Castle GT Corp., Crown Castle GT Holding Sub LLC, Crown Castle International Corp. de Puerto Rico, Crown Castle Investment Corp., Crown Castle NG Central LLC, Crown Castle NG East LLC, Crown Castle NG Networks LLC, Crown Castle NG West LLC, Crown Castle Operating Company, Crown Castle PR LLC, Crown Castle PT Inc., Crown Castle Solutions LLC, Crown Castle South LLC, Crown Castle Towers 06-2 LLC, Crown Castle Towers LLC, Crown Castle USA Inc., Crown Communication LLC, Fibernet Direct Florida LLC, Fibernet Direct Holdings LLC, Fibernet Direct TEL LLC, Fibernet Direct Texas LLC, Global Signal, Global Signal Acquisitions II LLC, Global Signal Acquisitions III LLC, Global Signal Acquisitions IV LLC, Global Signal Acquisitions LLC, Global Signal GP LLC, Global Signal Holdings III LLC, Global Signal Operating Partnership L.P., GoldenState Towers LLC, InfraSource FI LLC, Lightower Fiber Networks, MW Cell REIT 1 LLC, NewPath Networks, NextG Networks, OP LLC, PR Site Development Corporation, Pinnacle Towers Acquisition Holdings LLC, Pinnacle Towers Acquisition LLC, Pinnacle Towers LLC, Sunesys LLC, Tower Development, Towers Development Corporation, Towers Ventures III LLC, TriStar Investors, WCP Wireless Site RE Funding LLC, WCP Wireless Site RE Holdco LLC, and Wilcon.
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When was Crown Castle International founded?

Crown Castle International was founded in 1994.

How can I contact Crown Castle International?

Crown Castle International's mailing address is 1220 AUGUSTA DRIVE SUITE 600, HOUSTON TX, 77057. The official website for the company is www.crowncastle.com. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at (713) 570-3000, via email at ir@crowncastle.com, or via fax at 713-570-3100.

This page (NYSE:CCI) was last updated on 8/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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