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NYSE:USMUnited States Cellular Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.24 (+0.68 %)
(As of 08/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $35.36
50-Day Range
MA: $30.96
52-Week Range
Now: $35.36
Volume268,701 shs
Average Volume185,635 shs
Market Capitalization$3.02 billion
P/E Ratio17.17
Dividend YieldN/A
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.37 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radiotelephone communication
Sub-IndustryWireless Telecommunication Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.02 billion
Cash Flow$9.69 per share
Book Value$48.87 per share


Net Income$127 million


Market Cap$3.02 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
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United States Cellular (NYSE:USM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has United States Cellular's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United States Cellular's stock was trading at $26.95 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, USM stock has increased by 31.2% and is now trading at $35.36.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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 1 hold rating, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is United States Cellular's next earnings date?

United States Cellular is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were United States Cellular's earnings last quarter?

United States Cellular Corp (NYSE:USM) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.55. The Wireless communications provider earned $973 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $911.87 million. United States Cellular had a net margin of 4.48% and a return on equity of 4.24%. The business's quarterly revenue was up .0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.35 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for USM?

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for United States Cellular's shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect United States Cellular's share price to reach $47.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 34.6% from the stock's current price.
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Has United States Cellular been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about USM stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United States Cellular earned a news impact score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the Wireless communications provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting United States Cellular?

United States Cellular saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 820,900 shares, an increase of 5.7% from the July 15th total of 776,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 160,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.1 days. Approximately 5.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Boeing (BA), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and CVS Health (CVS).

Who are United States Cellular's key executives?

United States Cellular's management team includes the following 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)

What is United States Cellular's stock symbol?

United States Cellular trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "USM."

Who are United States Cellular's major shareholders?

United States Cellular's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A. (0.49%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.16%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.10%), M&G Investment Management Ltd. (0.06%), UBS Group AG (0.04%) and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System (0.04%). Company insiders that own United States Cellular stock include Deirdre Drake, Gregory P Josefowicz, Harry J Harczak Jr, J Samuel Crowley, Jay Ellison, Kenneth R Meyers, Michael Irizarry, Ronald E Daly and Steven T Campbell.
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Which institutional investors are selling United States Cellular stock?

USM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Picton Mahoney Asset Management, First Trust Advisors LP, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S, and Vident Investment Advisory LLC. Company insiders that have sold United States Cellular company stock in the last year include Deirdre Drake, Gregory P Josefowicz, Kenneth R Meyers, Michael Irizarry, and Ronald E Daly.
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Which institutional investors are buying United States Cellular stock?

USM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A., WINTON GROUP Ltd, UBS Group AG, Alpha Windward LLC, Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC, Teza Capital Management LLC, First Quadrant L P CA, and Swiss National Bank.
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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 $35.36.

How big of a company is United States Cellular?

United States Cellular has a market capitalization of $3.02 billion and generates $4.02 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $127 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.44 on an earnings per share basis. United States Cellular employs 5,500 workers across the globe.

What is United States Cellular's official website?

The official website for United States Cellular is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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