NYSE:CTL - Centurylink Stock Price, News & Analysis

$12.90
-0.63 (-4.66 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$12.79
Now: $12.90
$13.62
50-Day Range
$10.58
MA: $11.57
$13.20
52-Week Range
$9.64
Now: $12.90
$23.23
Volume15.97 million shs
Average Volume11.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.07 billion
P/E Ratio10.84
Dividend Yield7.39%
Beta0.83
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$23.44 billion
Cash Flow$5.6332 per share
Book Value$18.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-1,733,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees45,000
Outstanding Shares1,090,770,000
Market Cap$14.07 billion
Next Earnings Date11/14/2019 (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, August 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 29th. View Centurylink's Dividend History.

How were Centurylink's earnings last quarter?

Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 7th. The technology company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.03. The technology company earned $5.58 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.59 billion. Centurylink had a positive return on equity of 8.30% and a negative net margin of 34.77%. Centurylink's revenue for the quarter was down 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.27 EPS. View Centurylink's Earnings History.

When is Centurylink's next earnings date?

Centurylink is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Centurylink.

What price target have analysts set for CTL?

12 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Centurylink's stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Centurylink's share price to reach $14.6480 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Centurylink.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Centurylink?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Centurylink in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 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 trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Centurylink earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Centurylink.

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), Ford Motor (F), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), General Electric (GE), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Bank of America (BAC) 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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.19%), BlackRock Inc. (8.38%), BlackRock Inc. (8.38%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.65%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.34%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.04%). 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, Martha Helena Bejar, Scott Trezise, Steven T Clontz, T Michael Glenn, Virginia Boulet and William Bruce Hanks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Centurylink.

Which institutional investors are selling Centurylink stock?

CTL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eaton Vance Management, APG Asset Management N.V., AQR Capital Management LLC, Assetmark Inc., S. Muoio & CO. LLC, Poplar Forest Capital LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank and Schroder Investment Management Group. Company insiders that have sold Centurylink company stock in the last year include Holdings (Private) Ltd Temasek and Scott Trezise. View Insider Buying and Selling for Centurylink.

Which institutional investors are buying Centurylink stock?

CTL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Worldquant Millennium Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Centurylink stock in the last two years include Glen F Post III, Harvey P Perry, Holdings (Private) Ltd Temasek, Indraneel Dev, Jeffrey K Storey, Kevin P Chilton, Martha Helena Bejar, Steven T Clontz, T Michael Glenn, Virginia Boulet 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 $12.90.

How big of a company is Centurylink?

Centurylink has a market capitalization of $14.07 billion and generates $23.44 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-1,733,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.19 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:  508 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  628 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,136
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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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