Frontier Communications is Among the Companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry With the Lowest Forward Earnings Yield (FTR, ATNI, CNSL, T, VZ)
Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services industry with the lowest forward earnings yields. Using projected earnings for the current fiscal year, the forward earnings yield is useful to compare a stock's return vs. owning a similar stock or other yield assets (e.g. bonds). Generally, the higher the earnings yield, the more undervalued the stock.
Frontier Communications ranks lowest with a forward earnings yield of 0.4%. Following is Atlantic Tele-Network with a forward earnings yield of 3.1%. Consolidated Communications ranks third lowest with a forward earnings yield of 3.1%.
AT&T follows with a forward earnings yield of 6.6%, and Verizon Communications rounds out the bottom five with a forward earnings yield of 7.5%.
SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Consolidated Communications on August 4th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $25.98. Since that call, shares of Consolidated Communications have fallen 7.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.
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