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Shares of Frontier Communications Rank the Lowest in Terms of Forward Earnings Yield in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry (FTR, ATNI, CNSL, T, VZ)

By David Diaz

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 2.5%. Consolidated Communications ranks third lowest with a forward earnings yield of 2.8%.

AT&T follows with a forward earnings yield of 6.4%, and Verizon Communications rounds out the bottom five with a forward earnings yield of 7.3%.

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Keywords: lowest forward earnings yield Frontier Communications atlantic tele-network consolidated communications AT&T Verizon Communications

Ticker(s): FTR ATNI CNSL T VZ