NYSE:USM - United States Cellular Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $57.54 +0.47 (+0.82 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$57.07Today's Range$57.17 - $58.025052-Week Range$32.06 - $58.47Volume68,026 shsAverage Volume131,498 shsMarket Capitalization$4.93 billionP/E Ratio99.21Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.5 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email United States Cellular Corporation provides wireless telecommunications services in the United States. The company offers postpaid and prepaid service plans with voice, messaging, and data usage option services; and smartphone messaging, data, and Internet services, which allow the customer to access the Web and social network sites, e-mail, text, picture, and video messaging, as well as to utilize GPS navigation, and browse and download various applications. It also provides roaming services; machine to machine solutions and software applications in the areas of monitor and control, business automation/operations, communication, and asset management; wireless devices, such as handsets, tablets, mobile hotspots, home phones, and routers; and accessories comprising wireless basics, such as cases, screen protectors, chargers, and memory cards. In addition, the company offers assortment of consumer electronics consisting of headphones, speakers, wearables, and home automation products. It serves approximately 5.1 million customers, including retail consumers, governments, and small-to-mid-size business customers in construction, retail, agriculture, professional services, and real estate industries. The company provides its products and services through retail sales, direct sales, third-party national retailers, and independent agents, as well as Website and telesales. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 256 retail stores and kiosks. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. United States Cellular Corporation is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. Receive USM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for USM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Radiotelephone communication Sub-IndustryWireless Telecommunication Services SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:USM Previous Symbol CUSIP91168410 Webwww.uscellular.com Phone773-399-8900Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.40 Current Ratio2.71 Quick Ratio2.53Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio99.21 Forward P/E Ratio35.52 P/E Growth39.27 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.89 billion Price / Sales1.27 Cash Flow$7.8392 per share Price / Cash Flow7.34 Book Value$43.38 per share Price / Book1.33Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.58 Net Income$12 million Net Margins10.21% Return on Equity3.05% Return on Assets1.69%Miscellaneous Employees5,900 Outstanding Shares85,850,000Market Cap$4.93 billion OptionableOptionable United States Cellular (NYSE:USM) Frequently Asked Questions What is United States Cellular's stock symbol? United States Cellular trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "USM." How were United States Cellular's earnings last quarter? United States Cellular Corp (NYSE:USM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 2nd. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.17. The Wireless communications provider earned $1 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $993.91 million. United States Cellular had a return on equity of 3.05% and a net margin of 10.21%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 3.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.11 EPS. View United States Cellular's Earnings History. When is United States Cellular's next earnings date? United States Cellular is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United States Cellular. What price target have analysts set for USM? 4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for United States Cellular's stock. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $56.00. On average, they expect United States Cellular's stock price to reach $50.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for United States Cellular. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United States Cellular? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United States Cellular in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United States Cellular. Has United States Cellular been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about USM stock have been trending somewhat negative on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United States Cellular earned a coverage optimism score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the Wireless communications provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of United States Cellular's key competitors? Some companies that are related to United States Cellular include SK Telecom (SKM), Mobil'nye Telesistemy PAO (MBT), Millicom International Cellular (TIGO), Millicom International Cellular (MIICF), Hellenic Telecom Organization (HLTOY), VEON (VEON), HUTCHISON TELEC/ADR (HTHKY), Partner Communications (PTNR), Cellcom Israel (CEL), NII (NIHD), Spok (SPOK), Pharol SGPS (PTGCY), ZIM (ZIMCF) and Dragonwave (DRWIQ). Who are United States Cellular's key executives? United States Cellular's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Kenneth R. Meyers, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)Mr. Steven T. Campbell, Exec. VP of Fin., CFO, Treasurer & Director (Age 66)Mr. Jay M. Ellison, Exec. VP & COO (Age 65)Mr. Michael S. Irizarry, Exec. VP and CTO of Engineering & Information Services (Age 56)Ms. Deirdre Candice Drake, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 52) Who are United States Cellular's major shareholders? United States Cellular's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alpha Windward LLC (0.01%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own United States Cellular stock include Deirdre Drake, Douglas W Chambers, Edward Perez, Harry J Harczak Jr, J Samuel Crowley, Jay Ellison, Kenneth R Meyers, Michael Irizarry, Ronald E Daly and Steven T Campbell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United States Cellular. Which institutional investors are buying United States Cellular stock? USM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpha Windward LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for United States Cellular. How do I buy shares of United States Cellular? Shares of USM 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is United States Cellular's stock price today? One share of USM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.54. How big of a company is United States Cellular? United States Cellular has a market capitalization of $4.93 billion and generates $3.89 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $12 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.58 on an earnings per share basis. United States Cellular employs 5,900 workers across the globe. What is United States Cellular's official website? The official website for United States Cellular is http://www.uscellular.com. How can I contact United States Cellular? United States Cellular's mailing address is 8410 West Bryn Mawr Suite 700, CHICAGO IL, 60631. The Wireless communications provider can be reached via phone at 773-399-8900 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for United States Cellular (NYSE USM)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 184 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 269 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 453MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United States Cellular and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe USM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe USM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Quick Ratio?