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NYSE:USM - United States Cellular Stock Price, Forecast & News

$34.92
+0.77 (+2.25 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$34.40
Now: $34.92
$35.08
50-Day Range
$31.30
MA: $34.81
$37.86
52-Week Range
$30.74
Now: $34.92
$59.74
Volume118,445 shs
Average Volume252,019 shs
Market Capitalization$3.01 billion
P/E Ratio20.30
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.76
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radiotelephone communication
Sub-IndustryWireless Telecommunication Services
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP91168410
Phone773-399-8900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.97 billion
Cash Flow$9.46 per share
Book Value$47.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$150 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,600
Market Cap$3.01 billion
Next Earnings Date2/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Thursday, October, 31st. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.09. The Wireless communications provider earned $1.03 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.01 billion. United States Cellular had a net margin of 3.21% and a return on equity of 3.12%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.41 earnings per share. 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 28th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for United States Cellular.

What price target have analysts set for USM?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for United States Cellular's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $64.50. On average, they expect United States Cellular's share price to reach $48.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United States Cellular.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United States Cellular?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United States Cellular in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for United States Cellular.

Has United States Cellular been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about USM stock have trended extremely negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United States Cellular earned a news impact score of -4.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the Wireless communications provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for United States Cellular.

Are investors shorting United States Cellular?

United States Cellular saw a decrease in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 794,300 shares, a decrease of 25.8% from the September 15th total of 1,070,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 300,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Approximately 5.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. View United States Cellular's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of United States Cellular's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of United States Cellular own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United States Cellular investors own include Verastem (VSTM), Valero Energy (VLO), Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Habit Restaurants (HABT) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

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 65)
  • Mr. Steven T. Campbell, Exec. VP of Fin., CFO, Treasurer & Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. Jay M. Ellison, Exec. VP & COO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Michael S. Irizarry, Exec. VP and CTO of Engineering & Information Services (Age 57)
  • Ms. Deirdre Candice Drake, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 53)

Who are United States Cellular's major shareholders?

United States Cellular's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.05%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.87%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.11%), State Street Corp (0.27%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.13%) and Barclays PLC (0.12%). Company insiders that own United States Cellular stock include Deirdre Drake, Douglas W Chambers, Edward Perez, Gregory P Josefowicz, 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 major investors are selling United States Cellular stock?

USM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., First Trust Advisors LP, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold United States Cellular company stock in the last year include Deirdre Drake, Gregory P Josefowicz, J Samuel Crowley, Jay Ellison, Kenneth R Meyers, Michael Irizarry, Ronald E Daly and Steven T Campbell. View Insider Buying and Selling for United States Cellular.

Which major investors are buying United States Cellular stock?

USM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barclays PLC, Game Creek Capital LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Alpine Group USVI LLC, Alpine Group USVI LLC and State Street Corp. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United States Cellular's stock price today?

One share of USM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.92.

How big of a company is United States Cellular?

United States Cellular has a market capitalization of $3.01 billion and generates $3.97 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $150 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.72 on an earnings per share basis. United States Cellular employs 5,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About United States Cellular.

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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  209 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  298 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  507
MarketBeat'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 12/7/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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