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NYSE:TDSTelephone & Data Systems Stock Price, Forecast & News

$24.10
+0.31 (+1.30 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 10:49 AM ET)
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$23.68
Now: $24.10
$24.15
50-Day Range
$18.82
MA: $20.14
$23.22
52-Week Range
$14.05
Now: $24.10
$27.44
Volume8,082 shs
Average Volume843,454 shs
Market Capitalization$2.76 billion
P/E Ratio17.21
Dividend Yield2.91%
Beta1.08
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a telecommunications company, provides communications 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 business customers located in its service territories; national plans with voice, messaging, and data usage options; and advanced wireless solutions, such as machine-to-machine solution and software applications for various categories of monitor and control, business automation/operations, communication, and asset management. It also provides wireless devices comprising handsets, tablets, mobile hotspots, home phones, and routers; and accessories that include wireless essentials, which comprise cases, screen protectors, chargers, and memory cards, as well as various consumer electronics, such as headphones, smart speakers, wearables, and home automation products. In addition, the company offers wireline services to residential customers comprising broadband and digital television video services, as well as voice services, such as local and long-distance telephone, voice over Internet protocol (VoIP), find me follow me, collaboration, instant messaging, and other services; broadband, IP-based, and hosted voice and collaboration services to small- and medium-sized businesses; and wireline services to traditional interexchange and wireless carriers. Further, it provides business services, including data networking, Ethernet, broadband access, and VoIP services to small- and medium-sized businesses, as well as operates 262 retail stores and kiosks. The company offers its services to approximately 6 million connections. It sells its products through retail sales, direct sales, third-party retailers, and independent agents, as well as through website and telesales. The company was incorporated in 1968 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.6Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.15 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.18 billion
Cash Flow$9.64 per share
Book Value$47.12 per share

Profitability

Net Income$121 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,400
Market Cap$2.76 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$24.10
+0.31 (+1.30 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 10:49 AM ET)
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Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Telephone & Data Systems' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Telephone & Data Systems' stock was trading at $16.22 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, TDS stock has increased by 48.6% and is now trading at $24.10.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Telephone & Data Systems?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telephone & Data Systems in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Telephone & Data Systems' next earnings date?

Telephone & Data Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were Telephone & Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.32. The Wireless communications provider earned $1.26 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.20 billion. Telephone & Data Systems had a net margin of 3.17% and a return on equity of 3.02%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.28 earnings per share.
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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 Wednesday, August 12th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $0.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 15th.
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What price target have analysts set for TDS?

5 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Telephone & Data Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Telephone & Data Systems' share price to reach $34.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 43.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Telephone & Data Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about TDS stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Telephone & Data Systems earned a news impact score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the Wireless communications provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Telephone & Data Systems?

Telephone & Data Systems saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,660,000 shares, a decrease of 15.7% from the May 31st total of 1,970,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 870,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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Who are some of Telephone & Data Systems' key competitors?

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Telephone & Data Systems investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Boeing (BA), Intel (INTC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), General Electric (GE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

Who are Telephone & Data Systems' key executives?

Telephone & Data Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. LeRoy T. Carlson Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 73, Pay $2.58M)
  • Mr. Peter L. Sereda, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $988.45k)
  • Mr. Scott H. Williamson, Sr. VP of Acquisitions & Corp. Devel. (Age 69, Pay $1.09M)
  • Ms. Anita J. Kroll, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller
  • Mr. Joseph R. Hanley, Sr. VP of Technology, Services & Strategy (Age 53)

What is Telephone & Data Systems' stock symbol?

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

Who are Telephone & Data Systems' major shareholders?

Telephone & Data Systems' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.77%), AJO LP (2.38%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.27%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.04%) and ProShare Advisors LLC (0.57%). Company insiders that own Telephone & Data Systems stock 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, Scott H Williamson and Wade Oosterman.
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Which institutional investors are selling Telephone & Data Systems stock?

TDS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, AJO LP, Hudson Bay Capital Management LP, Prudential Financial Inc., and Cambiar Investors LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Telephone & Data Systems stock?

TDS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James & Associates, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Anderson Fisher LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Alberta Investment Management Corp, ProShare Advisors LLC, North Star Investment Management Corp., and GAM Holding AG.
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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 $24.10.

How big of a company is Telephone & Data Systems?

Telephone & Data Systems has a market capitalization of $2.76 billion and generates $5.18 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $121 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.03 on an earnings per share basis. Telephone & Data Systems employs 9,400 workers across the globe.

What is Telephone & Data Systems' official website?

The official website for Telephone & Data Systems is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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