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

$25.68
-0.27 (-1.04 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$25.62
Now: $25.68
$26.28
50-Day Range
$24.21
MA: $25.72
$31.47
52-Week Range
$24.11
Now: $25.68
$37.29
Volume794,102 shs
Average Volume568,927 shs
Market Capitalization$2.94 billion
P/E Ratio21.95
Dividend Yield2.56%
Beta1.1
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc, a telecommunications company, provides wireless, cable and wireline broadband, TV, voice, and hosted and managed services in the United States. It operates through three segments: U.S. Cellular, Wireline, and Cable. The company offers cellular services to postpaid and prepaid customers, including retail consumers, government entities, and small-to-mid-size business customers in industries, such as the construction, retail, agriculture, professional services, and real estate; and national plans with voice, messaging, and data usage options. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryWireless Telecommunication Services
SectorUtilities
CUSIP87943382
Phone312-630-1900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.11 billion
Cash Flow$8.9790 per share
Book Value$46.88 per share

Profitability

Net Income$135 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,400
Market Cap$2.94 billion
Next Earnings Date11/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Telephone & Data Systems' stock symbol?

Telephone & Data Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TDS."

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

Telephone & Data Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.165 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View Telephone & Data Systems' Dividend History.

How were Telephone & Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 1st. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.04. The Wireless communications provider had revenue of $1.26 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.30 billion. Telephone & Data Systems had a net margin of 2.99% and a return on equity of 2.89%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.29 earnings per share. View Telephone & Data Systems' Earnings History.

When is Telephone & Data Systems' next earnings date?

Telephone & Data Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Telephone & Data Systems.

What price target have analysts set for TDS?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Telephone & Data Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $47.50. On average, they expect Telephone & Data Systems' share price to reach $39.1250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 52.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Telephone & Data Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Telephone & Data Systems?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telephone & Data Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Telephone & Data Systems.

Has Telephone & Data Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about TDS stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Telephone & Data Systems earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the Wireless communications provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Telephone & Data Systems.

Are investors shorting Telephone & Data Systems?

Telephone & Data Systems saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,576,600 shares, an increase of 12.4% from the July 15th total of 2,292,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 752,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.4 days. Currently, 2.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Telephone & Data Systems' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Telephone & Data Systems' key competitors?

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

Who are Telephone & Data Systems' key executives?

Telephone & Data Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. LeRoy T. Carlson Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 72)
  • Mr. Douglas W. Chambers, Sr. VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Scott H. Williamson, Sr. VP of Acquisitions & Corp. Devel. (Age 68)
  • Mr. Douglas D. Shuma, Consultant (Age 58)
  • Mr. Joseph R. Hanley, Sr. VP of Technology, Services & Strategy (Age 52)

Who are Telephone & Data Systems' major shareholders?

Telephone & Data Systems' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.63%), BlackRock Inc. (10.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.86%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.34%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.65%) and First Trust Advisors LP (2.47%). Company insiders that own Telephone & Data Systems stock include Clarence A Davis, David A Wittwer, Douglas W Chambers, James W Butman, Jane W Mccahon, Joseph R Hanley, Kenneth R Meyers, Kurt B Thaus, Mitchell H Saranow, Peter L Sereda, Prudence E Carlson, Scott H Williamson and Wade Oosterman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Telephone & Data Systems.

Which institutional investors are selling Telephone & Data Systems stock?

TDS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including WINTON GROUP Ltd, Man Group plc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Citadel Advisors LLC, KBC Group NV, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Telephone & Data Systems company stock in the last year include Clarence A Davis, Douglas W Chambers, James W Butman, Jane W Mccahon, Joseph R Hanley, Kenneth R Meyers, Kurt B Thaus, Mitchell H Saranow, Peter L Sereda, Prudence E Carlson and Scott H Williamson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Telephone & Data Systems.

Which institutional investors are buying Telephone & Data Systems stock?

TDS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Invesco Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Telephone & Data Systems.

How do I buy shares of Telephone & Data Systems?

Shares of TDS 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 Telephone & Data Systems' stock price today?

One share of TDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.68.

How big of a company is Telephone & Data Systems?

Telephone & Data Systems has a market capitalization of $2.94 billion and generates $5.11 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $135 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.17 on an earnings per share basis. Telephone & Data Systems employs 9,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Telephone & Data Systems.

What is Telephone & Data Systems' official website?

The official website for Telephone & Data Systems is http://www.tdsinc.com/.

How can I contact Telephone & Data Systems?

Telephone & Data Systems' mailing address is 30 NORTH LASALLE STREET SUITE 4000, CHICAGO IL, 60602. The Wireless communications provider can be reached via phone at 312-630-1900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE TDS)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  214 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  441
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Telephone & Data Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TDS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TDS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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