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NYSE:TDS

Telephone and Data Systems - TDS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$13.18
-0.28 (-2.08%)
(As of 01/30/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$12.89
$13.42
50-Day Range
$9.88
$13.46
52-Week Range
$9.65
$21.05
Volume
2.41 million shs
Average Volume
2.06 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.50 billion
P/E Ratio
32.15
Dividend Yield
5.54%
Price Target
$20.33

Telephone and Data Systems MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
54.3% Upside
$20.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
7.60% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.04mentions of Telephone and Data Systems in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
Decreasing
From ($0.06) to ($0.46) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.59 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

16th out of 86 stocks

Telephone Communication, Except Radio Industry

6th out of 26 stocks


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About Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Stock

Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. engages in the provision of wire line and cable broadband, video and voice services. It operates through the following segments: U.S. Cellular, Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) Telecom's Wireline and Cable. The U.S. Cellular segment provides service to postpaid and prepaid customers from a variety of demographic segments. The TDS Telecom's Wireline segment operates Wireline and Cable subsidiaries that provide communications services. The Cable segment provides interconnected voice over internet protocol and broadband services, including internet access. The company was founded by LeRoy T. Carlson in 1968 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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TDS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/03/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/30 Dividend
12/14/2022
Dividend Payable
12/30/2022
Today
1/30/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/16/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-Industry
Wireless Telecommunication Services
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
87943382
Employees
8,800
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$20.33
High Stock Price Forecast
$25.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$14.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+54.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$156 million
Pretax Margin
3.54%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.43 billion
Cash Flow
$8.97 per share
Book Value
$49.22 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
97,575,000
Market Cap
$1.50 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.93

Key Executives

  • LeRoy T. Carlson
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Vicki L. Villacrez
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Laurie A. Ruchti
    Chief Information Officer & VP-Strategy
  • Kurt B. ThausKurt B. Thaus
    Senior Vice President-Technology Services
  • John M. Toomey
    Treasurer & Vice President













TDS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telephone and Data Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" TDS shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in TDS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Telephone and Data Systems' stock price forecast for 2023?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Telephone and Data Systems' stock. Their TDS share price forecasts range from $14.00 to $25.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $20.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have TDS shares performed in 2023?

Telephone and Data Systems' stock was trading at $10.49 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, TDS shares have increased by 25.6% and is now trading at $13.18.
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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 December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totaling 7,640,000 shares, an increase of 30.2% from the December 15th total of 5,870,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,230,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.4 days. Currently, 7.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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, February 16th 2023.
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How were Telephone and Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 3rd. The Wireless communications provider reported ($0.22) earnings per share for the quarter. The Wireless communications provider had revenue of $1.39 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.33 billion. Telephone and Data Systems had a net margin of 2.19% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.10%.

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

Telephone and Data Systems declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.46%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 14th.
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Is Telephone and Data Systems a good dividend stock?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.54%. TDS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 48 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 175.61%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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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).

What is Telephone and Data Systems' stock symbol?

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

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 Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.40%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.34%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), Yousif Capital Management LLC (0.06%), Natixis Advisors L.P. (0.05%) and Comerica Bank (0.05%). Insiders that own company stock include Clarence A Davis, Gary L Sugarman, 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Telephone and Data Systems' stock price today?

One share of TDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.18.

How much money does Telephone and Data Systems make?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) has a market capitalization of $1.50 billion and generates $5.43 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $156 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.41 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Telephone and Data Systems have?

The company employs 8,800 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Telephone and Data Systems?

Telephone and Data Systems' mailing address is 30 NORTH LASALLE STREET SUITE 4000, CHICAGO IL, 60602. The official website for the company is www.tdsinc.com. The Wireless communications provider can be reached via phone at (312) 630-1900, via email at julie.mathews@tdsinc.com, or via fax at 608-830-5618.

This page (NYSE:TDS) was last updated on 1/31/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff