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Crown Castle International Corp

$ 127.83 0.14 (0.11%)
Volume: 2,021,074 Avg Vol (1m): 1,725,722
Market Cap $: 53.14 Bil Enterprise Value $: 70.12 Bil
P/E (TTM): 81.42 P/B: 4.53
Earnings Power Value -32.58
Net Current Asset Value -59.57
Tangible Book -8.42
Projected FCF 43.25
Median P/S Value 101.61
Graham Number 0
Peter Lynch Value 8.02
DCF (FCF Based) 39.57
DCF (Earnings Based) 16.8
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 4/10

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is . It is based on these factors
1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.
A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 0.01
Cash-To-Debt ranked lower than
85.79% of 598 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 0.06, Min: 0.01
CCI: 0.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.01, Med: 0.04, Max: 0.69
Current: 0.01
0.01
0.69
Equity-to-Asset 0.31
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
76.32% of 642 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 1.15, Med: 0.52, Min: -0.31
CCI: 0.31
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.15, Med: 0.31, Max: 0.62
Current: 0.31
0.15
0.62
Debt-to-Equity 1.47
Debt-to-Equity ranked lower than
77.00% of 613 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 131.44, Med: 0.81, Min: 0.01
CCI: 1.47
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
Debt-to-Equity range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.46, Med: 1.69, Max: 4.65
Current: 1.47
0.46
4.65
Debt-to-EBITDA 5.80
Debt-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
55.76% of 608 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 403.53, Med: 5.75, Min: 0.02
CCI: 5.8
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
Debt-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.8, Med: 6.83, Max: 10.88
Current: 5.8
5.8
10.88
Interest Coverage 2.42
Interest Coverage ranked lower than
72.96% of 614 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 13686.28, Med: 3.35, Min: 0.05
CCI: 2.42
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.02, Med: 1.91, Max: 2.42
Current: 2.42
1.02
2.42
Piotroski F-Score 6
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7
8
9
Altman Z-Score 1.26
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.38
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 5.2%
WACC 4.91%

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 27.42
Operating Margin ranked lower than
74.11% of 618 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 26100, Med: 50.42, Min: -1947.83
CCI: 27.42
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 25.5, Med: 27.67, Max: 35.7
Current: 27.42
25.5
35.7
Net Margin % 13.82
Net Margin ranked lower than
81.97% of 649 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 26300, Med: 43.99, Min: -2682.72
CCI: 13.82
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: -16.55, Med: 8.76, Max: 41.51
Current: 13.82
-16.55
41.51
ROE % 5.33
ROE ranked lower than
77.88% of 651 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 480.34, Med: 7.39, Min: -1081.35
CCI: 5.33
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: -12.33, Med: 4.5, Max: 21.4
Current: 5.33
-12.33
21.4
ROA % 2.29
ROA ranked lower than
77.74% of 656 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 58.17, Med: 3.68, Min: -33.9
CCI: 2.29
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.9, Med: 1.61, Max: 7.06
Current: 2.29
-2.9
7.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 10.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked lower than
64.25% of 537 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 2782285.71, Med: 123.8, Min: -2047.95
CCI: 10.54
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.68, Med: 9.12, Max: 12.09
Current: 10.54
1.68
12.09
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 14.00
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
51.79% of 560 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 260.2, Med: 2.2, Min: -100
CCI: 6
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -13.4, Med: 9.5, Max: 22
Current: 6
-13.4
22
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 12.50
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked higher than
50.60% of 504 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 792.4, Med: 2.9, Min: -229.9
CCI: 4.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -11.5, Med: 10.4, Max: 31.8
Current: 4.6
-11.5
31.8
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate -2.40
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked lower than
54.53% of 475 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 517.1, Med: 5.6, Min: -150.2
CCI: -2.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: -2.4, Max: 81.1
Current: -2.4
0
81.1

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Business Description

Industry REITs » REIT - Diversified    NAICS : 531390    SIC : 6798
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Traded in other countries 8CW.Germany 0I4W.UK
Address 1220 Augusta Drive, Suite 600, Houston, TX, USA, 77057-2261
Crown Castle owns and leases roughly 40,000 cell towers in the United States. It also owns more than 60,000 route miles of fiber. It leases space on its towers to wireless service providers, who install equipment on the towers to support their wireless networks. The company's fiber is primarily leased by wireless service providers to set up small cell network infrastructure. Crown Castle's towers and fiber are predominantly located in the largest U.S. cities. The company has a very concentrated customer base, with more than 80% of its revenue coming from the big four U.S. mobile carriers. Crown Castle operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT).

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 81.42
PE Ratio ranked lower than
97.27% of 586 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 570, Med: 15.5, Min: 0.01
CCI: 81.42
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 17.4, Med: 92.58, Max: 271.07
Current: 81.42
17.4
271.07
Forward PE Ratio 68.49
Forward P/E ranked lower than
95.20% of 250 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 222.22, Med: 19.65, Min: 4.77
CCI: 68.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 81.42
PE without NRI ranked lower than
96.90% of 581 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 570, Med: 15.6, Min: 0.01
CCI: 81.42
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 53.02, Med: 92.58, Max: 271.07
Current: 81.42
53.02
271.07
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 37.19
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked lower than
82.62% of 328 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 1320, Med: 14.08, Min: 0.85
CCI: 37.19
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 11.4, Med: 35.85, Max: 208.06
Current: 37.19
11.4
208.06
PB Ratio 4.53
PB Ratio ranked lower than
95.31% of 640 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 273.33, Med: 1.1, Min: 0.04
CCI: 4.53
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.93, Med: 4.13, Max: 7.84
Current: 4.53
0.93
7.84
PS Ratio 9.60
PS Ratio ranked lower than
65.31% of 614 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 211.74, Med: 7.55, Min: 0.01
CCI: 9.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.91, Med: 7.63, Max: 10.07
Current: 9.6
1.91
10.07
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 74.94
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
86.89% of 366 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 2530, Med: 18.09, Min: 0.07
CCI: 74.94
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 23.37, Med: 37, Max: 414.71
Current: 74.94
23.37
414.71
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 20.80
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
78.21% of 560 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 435, Med: 14.62, Min: 0.07
CCI: 20.8
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.08, Med: 18.91, Max: 27.99
Current: 20.8
6.08
27.99
EV-to-EBIT 49.46
EV-to-EBIT ranked lower than
92.19% of 589 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 1419.39, Med: 19.79, Min: 0.12
CCI: 49.46
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 29.5, Med: 50.1, Max: 273.3
Current: 49.46
29.5
273.3
EV-to-EBITDA 23.66
EV-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
83.53% of 601 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 1267.57, Med: 15.96, Min: 0.12
CCI: 23.66
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.7, Med: 22.6, Max: 31.8
Current: 23.66
10.7
31.8
EV-to-Revenue 12.63
EV-to-Revenue ranked higher than
51.69% of 650 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 4424, Med: 12.62, Min: 0.19
CCI: 12.63
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.9, Med: 11.2, Max: 14.2
Current: 12.63
5.9
14.2
PEG Ratio 15.06
PEG Ratio ranked lower than
84.87% of 238 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 1074.75, Med: 1.92, Min: 0.03
CCI: 15.06
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.92, Med: 10.6, Max: 23.44
Current: 15.06
2.92
23.44
Shiller PE Ratio 136.21
Shiller PE Ratio ranked lower than
94.42% of 233 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 3251.85, Med: 23.55, Min: 3.32
CCI: 136.21
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 120.68, Med: 170.56, Max: 358.63
Current: 136.21
120.68
358.63
Current Ratio 0.76
Current Ratio ranked lower than
55.81% of 611 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 450.08, Med: 1.11, Min: 0.04
CCI: 0.76
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.48, Med: 1.38, Max: 8.95
Current: 0.76
0.48
8.95
Quick Ratio 0.76
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
53.68% of 611 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 450.08, Med: 1.01, Min: 0.02
CCI: 0.76
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.48, Med: 1.37, Max: 8.8
Current: 0.76
0.48
8.8
Days Sales Outstanding 35.84
Days Sales Outstanding ranked lower than
63.71% of 529 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 968.06, Med: 19.52, Min: 0.03
CCI: 35.84
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.62, Med: 32.49, Max: 35.84
Current: 35.84
9.62
35.84
Days Payable 59.74
Days Payable ranked lower than
64.55% of 488 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 12948.81, Med: 118.18, Min: 0.14
CCI: 59.74
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 19.89, Med: 46.56, Max: 61.85
Current: 59.74
19.89
61.85

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 3.40
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked lower than
85.28% of 978 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 543.81, Med: 5.3, Min: 0.13
CCI: 3.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.45, Med: 3.67, Max: 4.4
Current: 3.4
0.45
4.4
Dividend Payout Ratio 2.77
Dividend Payout Ratio ranked lower than
94.43% of 700 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 63.97, Med: 1.03, Min: 0.01
CCI: 2.77
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
Dividend Payout Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.06, Med: 3.19, Max: 3.86
Current: 2.77
2.06
3.86
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate (Per Share) 8.50
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate ranked higher than
91.28% of 436 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 180.2, Med: 4.4, Min: -100
CCI: 8.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 0, Max: 27.8
Current: 8.5
0
27.8
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.52
Forward Dividend Yield ranked lower than
91.40% of 977 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 572.61, Med: 5.84, Min: 0.06
CCI: 3.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 3.40
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked lower than
90.47% of 976 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 693.19, Med: 6.09, Min: 0.13
CCI: 3.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.45, Med: 3.67, Max: 4.4
Current: 3.4
0.45
4.4
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -7.50
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked lower than
57.99% of 507 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 32.1, Med: -4.9, Min: -581.1
CCI: -7.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -217.6, Med: -4.7, Max: 2.9
Current: -7.5
-217.6
2.9

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Projected-FCF 2.96
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked lower than
84.56% of 298 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 51.01, Med: 1.09, Min: 0.14
CCI: 2.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.43, Med: 2.59, Max: 28.63
Current: 2.96
1.43
28.63
Price-to-DCF (Earnings Based) 7.61
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) ranked lower than
95.24% of 21 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 11.74, Med: 2.01, Min: 0.07
CCI: 7.61
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.05, Med: 9.23, Max: 24.48
Current: 7.61
5.05
24.48
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.26
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
69.00% of 500 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 85.77, Med: 1.04, Min: 0.04
CCI: 1.26
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.07, Med: 0.97, Max: 1.77
Current: 1.26
0.07
1.77
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 15.94
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value ranked lower than
100.00% of 124 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 21.43, Med: 1.33, Min: 0.02
CCI: 15.94
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.89, Med: 10.49, Max: 22.19
Current: 15.94
2.89
22.19
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 2.01
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked lower than
86.33% of 629 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 833.33, Med: 4.84, Min: -142.86
CCI: 2.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.4, Med: 2, Max: 3.4
Current: 2.01
0.4
3.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 6.91
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
64.60% of 387 companies
in the REIT - Diversified industry.
Industry Max: 59.14, Med: 4.17, Min: -195.16
CCI: 6.91
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.7, Med: 14.3, Max: 24.1
Current: 6.91
6.7
24.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 5,550
EPS (TTM) $ 1.57
Beta 0.48
Volatility % 14.3
52-Week Range $ 99.99 - 130.6
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 360.54

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 6
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy Y
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy N
Less Shares Outstanding yoy N
Higher Gross Margin yoy Y
Higher Asset Turnover yoy N