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NYSE:CTL - Centurylink Stock Price, Forecast & News

$13.34
-0.56 (-4.03 %)
(As of 02/19/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$13.11
Now: $13.34
$13.70
50-Day Range
$12.58
MA: $13.82
$15.16
52-Week Range
$9.64
Now: $13.34
$15.30
Volume20.97 million shs
Average Volume11.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.54 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.19%
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$5.49 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$14.54 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, November 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, December 13th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.50%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 29th. View Centurylink's Dividend History.

How were Centurylink's earnings last quarter?

Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 12th. The technology company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33. The technology company earned $5.57 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.55 billion. Centurylink had a positive return on equity of 10.36% and a negative net margin of 23.52%. The firm's revenue was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.37 earnings per share. 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?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Centurylink's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Centurylink's share price to reach $12.73 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Centurylink.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Centurylink?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Centurylink in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 5 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?

Media coverage about CTL stock has been trending very positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Centurylink earned a media sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Centurylink.

Are investors shorting Centurylink?

Centurylink saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 114,070,000 shares, an increase of 8.7% from the January 15th total of 104,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 12,410,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 9.2 days. Approximately 10.6% of the shares of the company 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 Kinder Morgan (KMI).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wealth Quarterback LLC (14.37%), State Street Corp (5.54%), American International Group Inc. (1.87%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.93%), ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC (0.85%) and Beck Mack & Oliver LLC (0.68%). 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 $13.34.

How big of a company is Centurylink?

Centurylink has a market capitalization of $14.54 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:  545 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  675 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,220
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 2/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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