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NYSE:CTL - Centurylink Stock Price, Forecast & News

$12.08
-0.67 (-5.25 %)
(As of 02/28/2020 07:49 AM ET)
Today's Range
$11.81
Now: $12.08
$12.60
50-Day Range
$12.08
MA: $13.85
$15.16
52-Week Range
$9.64
Now: $12.08
$15.30
Volume16.26 million shs
Average Volume10.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.17 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.84%
Beta0.86
CenturyLink, Inc provides various communications services to residential, business, wholesale, and governmental customers in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Business and Consumer. It offers VPN data network services; Ethernet services; Internet protocol (IP) services; facilities-based Prism TV service, as well as satellite digital television services; CDN services; and Vyvx broadcast services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP15670010
Phone318-388-9000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$22.40 billion
Cash Flow$5.42 per share
Book Value$12.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-5,269,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees45,000
Outstanding Shares1,090,230,000
Market Cap$13.17 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Centurylink (NYSE:CTL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Centurylink's stock symbol?

Centurylink trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CTL."

How often does Centurylink pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Centurylink?

Centurylink announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 9th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, March 20th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.28%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 6th. View Centurylink's Dividend History.

How were Centurylink's earnings last quarter?

Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 12th. The technology company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33. The technology company had revenue of $5.57 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.55 billion. Centurylink had a negative net margin of 23.52% and a positive return on equity of 10.36%. Centurylink's quarterly revenue was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.37 EPS. View Centurylink's Earnings History.

When is Centurylink's next earnings date?

Centurylink is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Centurylink.

What price target have analysts set for CTL?

10 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Centurylink's shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $14.80. On average, they expect Centurylink's share price to reach $12.11 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Centurylink.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Centurylink?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Centurylink in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Centurylink.

Has Centurylink been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CTL stock has been trending extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Centurylink earned a coverage optimism score of -4.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Centurylink.

Are investors shorting Centurylink?

Centurylink saw a decline in short interest in February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 107,370,000 shares, a decline of 5.9% from the January 30th total of 114,070,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 11,740,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 9.1 days. Approximately 9.9% of the company's shares are short sold. View Centurylink's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Centurylink's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Centurylink own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Centurylink investors own include AT&T (T), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Bank of America (BAC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Centurylink's key executives?

Centurylink's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey K. Storey, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Indraneel Dev, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Stacey W. Goff, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Scott A. Trezise, Exec. VP of HR (Age 50)
  • Mr. Eric J. Mortensen, Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Controller (Age 59)

Who are Centurylink's major shareholders?

Centurylink's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wealth Quarterback LLC (14.37%), State Street Corp (5.54%), American International Group Inc. (1.87%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.70%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.93%) and ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC (0.85%). Company insiders that own Centurylink stock include Glen F Post III, Harvey P Perry, Holdings (Private) Ltd Temasek, Indraneel Dev, Jeffrey K Storey, Kevin P Chilton, Laurie Siegel, Scott Trezise, Steven T Clontz, T Michael Glenn and William Bruce Hanks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Centurylink.

Which major investors are selling Centurylink stock?

CTL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC and Beck Mack & Oliver LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Centurylink.

Which major investors are buying Centurylink stock?

CTL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wealth Quarterback LLC, American International Group Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Todd Asset Management LLC and M&G Investment Management Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Centurylink stock in the last two years include Harvey P Perry, Holdings (Private) Ltd Temasek, Indraneel Dev, Jeffrey K Storey, Kevin P Chilton, Steven T Clontz, T Michael Glenn and William Bruce Hanks. View Insider Buying and Selling for Centurylink.

How do I buy shares of Centurylink?

Shares of CTL 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Centurylink's stock price today?

One share of CTL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.08.

How big of a company is Centurylink?

Centurylink has a market capitalization of $13.17 billion and generates $22.40 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-5,269,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.32 on an earnings per share basis. Centurylink employs 45,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Centurylink.

What is Centurylink's official website?

The official website for Centurylink is http://www.centurylink.com/.

How can I contact Centurylink?

Centurylink's mailing address is 100 CenturyLink Drive, Monroe LA, 71203. The technology company can be reached via phone at 318-388-9000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Centurylink (NYSE CTL)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  548 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  677 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,225
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Centurylink and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CTL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CTL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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