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NYSE:TDS

Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$14.03
-0.39 (-2.70%)
(As of 02/23/2024 08:54 PM ET)
Today's Range
$14.02
$14.58
50-Day Range
$14.03
$20.08
52-Week Range
$6.43
$21.75
Volume
1.25 million shs
Average Volume
1.04 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.59 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
5.42%
Price Target
$26.33

Telephone and Data Systems MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
87.7% Upside
$26.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.57% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.42mentions of Telephone and Data Systems in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($1.08) to ($0.61) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.17 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

34th out of 86 stocks

Telephone Communication, Except Radio Industry

4th out of 19 stocks


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About Telephone and Data Systems Stock (NYSE:TDS)

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a telecommunications company, provides communications services in the United States. It operates through two segments: UScellular and TDS Telecom. The company offers wireless solutions to consumers, and business and government customers, including a suite of connected Internet of things (IoT) solutions, and software applications for monitor and control, business automation/operations, communication, fleet and asset management, smart water solutions, private cellular networks and custom, and end-to-end IoT solutions; wireless priority services and quality priority and preemption options; smartphones and other handsets, tablets, wearables, mobile hotspots, fixed wireless home internet, and IoT devices; and accessories, such as cases, screen protectors, chargers, and memory cards, as well as consumer electronics, including audio, home automation and networking products. It also provides replace and repair services; Trade-In program through which it buys customers' used equipment; internet connections and all-home WI-FI services; TDS TV+, an integrated cloud television platform that offers video content and features; local and long-distance telephone service, voice over internet protocol, and enhanced services; and broadband, IP-based services, and hosted voice and video collaboration services. The company sells its products through retail sales, direct and indirect sales, third-party retailers, and independent agents, as well as through ecommerce and telesales. Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. was incorporated in 1968 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

TDS Stock Price History

TDS Stock News Headlines

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Shares Gap Down to $18.44
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/29 Dividend
12/14/2023
Dividend Payable
12/29/2023
Last Earnings
2/16/2024
Today
2/25/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/28 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
3/28/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-Industry
Wireless Telecommunication Services
CUSIP
87943382
Employees
9,300
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$26.33
High Stock Price Target
$38.00
Low Stock Price Target
$18.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+87.7%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-500,000,000.00
Pretax Margin
-9.24%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.16 billion
Cash Flow
$8.20 per share
Book Value
$43.56 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
97,090,000
Market Cap
$1.59 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.85
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Key Executives

  • Mr. LeRoy T. Carlson Jr. (Age 77)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.42M
  • Ms. Vicki L. Villacrez (Age 61)
    Executive VP, CFO & Director
    Comp: $812.41k
  • Mr. Joseph R. HanleyMr. Joseph R. Hanley (Age 57)
    Senior Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Development
    Comp: $792.89k
  • Ms. Anita J. Kroll
    Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller
  • Ms. Laurie A. Ruchti
    VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Julie D. Mathews
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Stephen P. Fitzell CPA
    General Counsel & Assistant Secretary
  • Mr. John N. Greene Jr.
    Ph.D., Vice President of Human Resource Development
  • Ms. Jessica Bartley
    VP of IT Security and Chief Security & Privacy Officer
  • Ms. Jane W. McCahon (Age 63)
    Vice President - Corporate Secretary














TDS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Telephone and Data Systems stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telephone and Data Systems in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" TDS shares.
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What is Telephone and Data Systems' stock price target for 2024?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Telephone and Data Systems' shares. Their TDS share price targets range from $18.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $26.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 87.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have TDS shares performed in 2024?

Telephone and Data Systems' stock was trading at $18.35 at the beginning of the year. Since then, TDS stock has decreased by 23.5% and is now trading at $14.03.
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Are investors shorting Telephone and Data Systems?

Telephone and Data Systems saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,540,000 shares, an increase of 14.4% from the January 15th total of 2,220,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 907,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days. Approximately 2.6% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Telephone and Data Systems' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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How were Telephone and Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 16th. The Wireless communications provider reported ($0.11) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.01. The Wireless communications provider had revenue of $1.31 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.28 billion. Telephone and Data Systems had a negative net margin of 9.69% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.21%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.38) EPS.

How often does Telephone and Data Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Telephone and Data Systems?

Telephone and Data Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 16th. Investors of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19.
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Is Telephone and Data Systems a good dividend stock?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.13%. TDS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What is LeRoy T. Carlson Jr.'s approval rating as Telephone and Data Systems' CEO?

38 employees have rated Telephone and Data Systems Chief Executive Officer LeRoy T. Carlson Jr. on Glassdoor.com. LeRoy T. Carlson Jr. has an approval rating of 72% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Telephone and Data Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Telephone and Data Systems investors own include AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Energy Transfer (ET), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Telephone and Data Systems' major shareholders?

Telephone and Data Systems' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.84%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.23%), Private Management Group Inc. (2.26%), Third Point LLC (1.89%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.85%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.77%). Insiders that own company stock include Clarence A Davis, Joseph R Hanley and Kurt B Thaus.
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How do I buy shares of Telephone and Data Systems?

Shares of TDS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:TDS) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff