NYSE:WOW - WideOpenWest Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$7.95 +0.10 (+1.27 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.85
Today's Range$7.84 - $8.05
52-Week Range$6.03 - $12.91
Volume678,000 shs
Average Volume423,335 shs
Market Capitalization$659.91 million
P/E Ratio11.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.71
WideOpenWest, Inc. operates as a cable operator in the United States. It provides high-speed data, cable television, voice over IP-based telephony, and business-class services to residential and business services customers. Its video services include basic cable services that comprise local broadcast television and local community programming; digital cable services; and ultra video products, as well as provides commercial-free movies, sports, and other special event entertainment programs. The company's telephony services consist of local area calling plans, local and long-distance plans, caller ID and waiting, voicemail, and toll packages. Its business telephony and data services include enhanced telephony services, data speeds of up to 10 gigabit per second on its fiber network, and office-to-office metro Ethernet services; hosted voice products that can replace customers' legacy private branch exchange products; session initiated protocol trunking services; and colocation infrastructure, cloud computing, managed backup, and recovery services. The company offers its services through hybrid fiber coaxial cable network. It offers its services in approximately 300 communities in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Ohio, South Carolina, and Tennessee. As of December 31, 2017, its networks passed 3,109 thousand homes and businesses and served 777 thousand customers. The company was formerly known as WideOpenWest Kite, Inc. and changed its name to WideOpenWest, Inc. in March 2017. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Englewood, Colorado. WideOpenWest, Inc. is a subsidiary of WideOpenWest Holdings, LLC.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Cable & other pay television services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNYSE:WOW
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone720-479-3500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.67
Quick Ratio0.67

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.61
Forward P/E Ratio7.57
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.19 billion
Price / Sales0.55
Cash Flow$2.8909 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.75
Book Value($2.30) per share
Price / Book-3.46

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.69
Net Income$159.50 million
Net Margins-5.41%
Return on Equity-13.94%
Return on Assets2.26%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Outstanding Shares82,690,000
Market Cap$659.91 million
OptionableOptionable

WideOpenWest (NYSE:WOW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WideOpenWest's stock symbol?

WideOpenWest trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WOW."

How were WideOpenWest's earnings last quarter?

WideOpenWest Inc (NYSE:WOW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.14. The firm had revenue of $291.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $292.65 million. WideOpenWest had a negative net margin of 5.41% and a negative return on equity of 13.94%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.37 earnings per share. View WideOpenWest's Earnings History.

When is WideOpenWest's next earnings date?

WideOpenWest is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for WideOpenWest.

What price target have analysts set for WOW?

6 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for WideOpenWest's shares. Their forecasts range from $11.50 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate WideOpenWest's share price to reach $14.4167 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 81.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for WideOpenWest.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WideOpenWest?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WideOpenWest in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for WideOpenWest.

Has WideOpenWest been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WOW stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. WideOpenWest earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of WideOpenWest's key competitors?

Who are WideOpenWest's key executives?

WideOpenWest's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Teresa L. Elder, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Richard E. Fish Jr., Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Donald Craig Martin, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 66)
  • Mr. Matthew John Bell, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Lucas Binder, VP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations

When did WideOpenWest IPO?

(WOW) raised $401 million in an IPO on Thursday, May 25th 2017. The company issued 19,100,000 shares at a price of $20.00-$22.00 per share. UBS Investment Bank, Credit Suisse, RBC Capital Markets, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Evercore ISI and Macquarie Capital acted as the underwriters for the IPO and LionTree and Raymond James were co-managers.

Who are WideOpenWest's major shareholders?

WideOpenWest's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Crestview Partners III GP L.P. (34.80%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (3.67%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.62%), Vanguard Group Inc (2.62%), Indaba Capital Management L.P. (1.29%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.73%). Company insiders that own WideOpenWest stock include Avista Capital Managing Member, Catherine Kuo, Crestview Partners Iii Gp, LP, Don Schena, Donald Craig Martin, Jill Bright, Matthew John Bell, Nancy A Mcgee, Richard Edward Fish Jr, Teresa L Elder and Thomas Patrick Mcmillin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WideOpenWest.

Which major investors are selling WideOpenWest stock?

WOW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Indaba Capital Management L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Gabelli Funds LLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. View Insider Buying and Selling for WideOpenWest.

Which major investors are buying WideOpenWest stock?

WOW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crestview Partners III GP L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Credit Suisse AG, Prudential Financial Inc. and TCW Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought WideOpenWest stock in the last two years include Catherine Kuo, Crestview Partners Iii Gp, LP, Don Schena, Donald Craig Martin, Jill Bright, Matthew John Bell, Nancy A Mcgee, Richard Edward Fish Jr, Teresa L Elder and Thomas Patrick Mcmillin. View Insider Buying and Selling for WideOpenWest.

How do I buy shares of WideOpenWest?

Shares of WOW 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 WideOpenWest's stock price today?

One share of WOW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.95.

How big of a company is WideOpenWest?

WideOpenWest has a market capitalization of $659.91 million and generates $1.19 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $159.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.69 on an earnings per share basis. WideOpenWest employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

What is WideOpenWest's official website?

The official website for WideOpenWest is http://www.wowway.com.

How can I contact WideOpenWest?

WideOpenWest's mailing address is 7887 EAST BELLEVIEW AVENUE SUITE 1000, ENGLEWOOD CO, 80111. The company can be reached via phone at 720-479-3500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WideOpenWest (NYSE WOW)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  213 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  306 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  519
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WideOpenWest and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WOW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WOW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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