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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.

Financial Strength : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.01
CTL's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
94% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.30 vs. CTL: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
CTL' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.02 Max: 0.39
Current: 0.01
0
0.39
Equity-to-Asset 0.31
CTL's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
66% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. CTL: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
CTL' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.55
Current: 0.31
0.26
0.55
Debt-to-Equity 1.60
CTL's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
78% of the 329 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. CTL: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
CTL' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.06 Max: 2.05
Current: 1.6
0.47
2.05
Debt-to-EBITDA 4.55
CTL's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
84% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. CTL: 4.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
CTL' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.09  Med: 3.07 Max: 6.33
Current: 4.55
2.09
6.33
Interest Coverage 1.39
CTL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
89% of the 350 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.29 vs. CTL: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CTL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.36  Med: 1.97 Max: 3.79
Current: 1.39
1.36
3.79
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 0.65
Beneish M-Score: -2.47
WACC vs ROIC
6.90%
11.10%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 12.77
CTL's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
57% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.31 vs. CTL: 12.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
CTL' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.38  Med: 14.24 Max: 29.25
Current: 12.77
11.38
29.25
Net Margin % 7.81
CTL's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
59% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.09 vs. CTL: 7.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
CTL' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.32  Med: 4.6 Max: 14.07
Current: 7.81
-1.32
14.07
ROE % 8.50
CTL's ROE % is ranked higher than
51% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.37 vs. CTL: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
CTL' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.31  Med: 5.42 Max: 11.13
Current: 8.5
-1.31
11.13
ROA % 2.58
CTL's ROA % is ranked lower than
54% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. CTL: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
CTL' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.45  Med: 1.68 Max: 4.45
Current: 2.58
-0.45
4.45
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 12.00
CTL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
61% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.16 vs. CTL: 12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
CTL' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.11  Med: 13.87 Max: 25.44
Current: 12
8.11
25.44
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -3.90
CTL's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
75% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CTL: -3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
CTL' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.9  Med: 10 Max: 32.2
Current: -3.9
-3.9
32.2
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -7.60
CTL's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
82% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. CTL: -7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
CTL' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.6  Med: 10.2 Max: 34.2
Current: -7.6
-7.6
34.2
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 17.60
CTL's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
70% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. CTL: 17.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
CTL' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 12.2 Max: 37.7
Current: 17.6
0
37.7
» CTL's 30-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2019-02-08 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q4 2017

CTL Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Mason Hawkins 71,486,921 sh (New)
Prem Watsa 1,425,000 sh (New)
John Paulson 2,000,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,232 sh (New)
George Soros 1,102,725 sh (+104.06%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,252,523 sh (+4.76%)
Richard Snow 311,604 sh (+106.12%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,927,935 sh (+157017.40%)
Steven Cohen 960,524 sh (+3059.62%)
Pioneer Investments 4,153,733 sh (+27.49%)
Mario Gabelli 144,037 sh (+781.07%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,927,200 sh (unchged)
Leucadia National Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
David Dreman 7,600 sh (-56.46%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,725,000 sh (-1.51%)
Jeff Auxier 55,600 sh (-3.47%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 116 sh (-98.39%)
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Q1 2018

CTL Guru Trades in Q1 2018

Mason Hawkins 71,556,102 sh (+0.10%)
Richard Snow 349,183 sh (+12.06%)
Prem Watsa 1,847,100 sh (+29.62%)
Pioneer Investments 4,670,117 sh (+12.43%)
David Dreman 7,600 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 116 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
George Soros 850,225 sh (-22.90%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,500,000 sh (-6.04%)
Jeff Auxier 55,000 sh (-1.08%)
Mario Gabelli 138,300 sh (-3.98%)
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Q2 2018

CTL Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Richard Snow 384,165 sh (+10.02%)
Prem Watsa 1,959,100 sh (+6.06%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 142 sh (+22.41%)
Pioneer Investments 5,017,365 sh (+7.44%)
John Paulson 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 500,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Mason Hawkins 70,890,265 sh (-0.93%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,000,000 sh (-14.29%)
Mario Gabelli 131,100 sh (-5.21%)
Jeff Auxier 53,000 sh (-3.64%)
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Q3 2018

CTL Guru Trades in Q3 2018

Lee Ainslie 335,730 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 919,955 sh (New)
Richard Snow 414,367 sh (+7.86%)
Prem Watsa 1,959,100 sh (unchged)
John Paulson Sold Out
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 2,340,000 sh (-22.00%)
Mario Gabelli 104,500 sh (-20.29%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 141 sh (-0.70%)
Pioneer Investments 4,656,258 sh (-7.20%)
Mason Hawkins 68,134,589 sh (-3.89%)
Jeff Auxier 52,500 sh (-0.94%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services    NAICS: 517919    SIC: 4813
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Headquarter Location:USA
CenturyLink Inc operates as a telecommunications company in the United States. It provides broadband, voice and wireless services to consumers and businesses across the country.

With the acquisition of Embarq in 2009 and Qwest in 2011, CenturyLink is the third- largest landline phone company in the United States, providing local phone service to 10 million lines and broadband Internet to 6 million customers across 37 states. It also owns a national fiber-optic network that spans 250,000 route miles. With its pending Level 3 acquisition, the company will gain an additional 200,000 fiber route miles and 75,000 on-net buildings and become the second- largest enterprise communications provider in the U.S.

Guru Investment Theses on CenturyLink Inc

Longleaf Partners Comments on CenturyLink - Jan 22, 2018

CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL) (formerly Level 3) (-10%,-1.12%, -5%,-0.52%), the global fiber and integrated communications network company, was the Fund’s largest holding and declined during the year and fourth quarter, even though the stock rallied over 22% from its November low after CTL’s purchase of Level 3 closed. Throughout, our investment case grew more compelling. The merger of Level 3’s fiber network with Qwest’s assets that CTL had previously acquired created a uniquely competitive global fiber network that has particular strengths in the higher margin, growing Enterprise segment. Level 3’s CEO Jeff Storey becoming President and COO and eventual CEO of CTL and Sunit Patel maintaining the CFO position in the combined company were critical to our support for the deal. Their leadership makes us confident that CTL management will be able to drive mid single-digit Enterprise revenue growth at high contribution margins, cut costs substantially and deliver the projected $1 billion in deal synergies, much of which will be created by moving traffic onto the company’s combined network from third parties. Despite CTL’s stronger positioning, the stock price fell, in part because Level 3 customers delayed new purchases until it was clear who would lead the combined company. But, the primary price pressure was due to fears that CTL would not be able to sustain its double-digit dividend yield (a valid concern without the Level 3 acquisition). This worry heightened after the stocks of two mostly unrelated and massively overleveraged regional operators which were more closely aligned with CTL’s legacy landline business than the fiber business, saw their stocks collapse after dividend cuts. Storey and Patel confirm that the dividend is safe based on the combined EBITDA of the Level 3 and CTL fiber networks, the synergies from the deal, and the use of Level 3’s NOLs to reduce taxes. By our estimates, once the synergies are realized, the company should deliver over $3/ share of Free Cash Flow (FCF) after capital expenditures (capex), which will amply cover the $2.16 dividend. We see material additional upside not built into our appraisal based on Patel’s record of cost cutting after mergers and the multiple players that would benefit from owning this network. When the stock price dramatically disregarded the positive fundamentals and our assessment of CTL’s intrinsic value, we bought more, including in the fourth quarter. Management and the board appeared to share our enthusiasm as demonstrated by significant December insider purchases as soon as the blackout period that prohibited purchases was lifted.



From Longleaf Partners' 2017 shareholder letter.



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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 6.97
CTL's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.33 vs. CTL: 6.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CTL' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.17  Med: 16.21 Max: 52.17
Current: 6.97
6.17
52.17
Forward PE Ratio 14.53
CTL's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. CTL: 14.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 6.97
CTL's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
85% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.26 vs. CTL: 6.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CTL' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.17  Med: 16.21 Max: 52.17
Current: 6.97
6.17
52.17
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 5.08
CTL's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
78% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.03 vs. CTL: 5.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
CTL' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.3  Med: 7.08 Max: 33.09
Current: 5.08
4.3
33.09
PB Ratio 0.77
CTL's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. CTL: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
CTL' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.1 Max: 1.53
Current: 0.77
0.59
1.53
PS Ratio 0.73
CTL's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. CTL: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CTL' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.19 Max: 1.98
Current: 0.73
0.45
1.98
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 5.30
CTL's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
80% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.91 vs. CTL: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
CTL' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.81  Med: 8 Max: 33.43
Current: 5.3
4.81
33.43
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 2.70
CTL's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
84% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CTL: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CTL' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.97  Med: 3.71 Max: 6.82
Current: 2.7
1.97
6.82
EV-to-EBIT 18.08
CTL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
68% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.66 vs. CTL: 18.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CTL' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.2  Med: 16 Max: 34.1
Current: 18.08
7.2
34.1
EV-to-EBITDA 6.69
CTL's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
51% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.29 vs. CTL: 6.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CTL' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 6 Max: 11.3
Current: 6.69
4.2
11.3
EV-to-Revenue 2.34
CTL's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
64% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. CTL: 2.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
CTL' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 2.4 Max: 4.9
Current: 2.34
1.8
4.9
Shiller PE Ratio 9.12
CTL's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.05 vs. CTL: 9.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
CTL' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.21  Med: 11.68 Max: 16.39
Current: 9.12
7.21
16.39
Current Ratio 0.78
CTL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 414 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. CTL: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CTL' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.74 Max: 1.95
Current: 0.78
0.19
1.95
Quick Ratio 0.75
CTL's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 414 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. CTL: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CTL' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.72 Max: 1.84
Current: 0.75
0.18
1.84
Days Inventory 4.15
CTL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
83% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.84 vs. CTL: 4.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CTL' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.33  Med: 5.69 Max: 7.1
Current: 4.15
3.33
7.1
Days Sales Outstanding 41.57
CTL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
61% of the 404 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 54.05 vs. CTL: 41.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CTL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 30.33  Med: 37.26 Max: 50.31
Current: 41.57
30.33
50.31
Days Payable 47.30
CTL's Days Payable is ranked lower than
71% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 96.88 vs. CTL: 47.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CTL' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.99  Med: 56.2 Max: 82.22
Current: 47.3
42.99
82.22

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 13.23
CTL's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
94% of the 803 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. CTL: 13.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
CTL' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 7.53 Max: 15.61
Current: 13.23
0.63
15.61
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.92
CTL's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 357 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. CTL: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
CTL' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.37 Max: 2.71
Current: 0.92
0.44
2.71
Forward Dividend Yield % 13.22
CTL's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
95% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.54 vs. CTL: 13.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 10.74
CTL's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
86% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. CTL: 10.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
CTL' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 6.11 Max: 12.66
Current: 10.74
0.51
12.66
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -23.40
CTL's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.80 vs. CTL: -23.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CTL' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -83.5  Med: -1.3 Max: 8.6
Current: -23.4
-83.5
8.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.46
CTL's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 245 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. CTL: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
CTL' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.81 Max: 4.61
Current: 0.46
0.27
4.61
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.61
CTL's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CTL: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CTL' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.8 Max: 4.5
Current: 0.61
0.49
4.5
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.53
CTL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
53% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.81 vs. CTL: 5.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CTL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 6.3 Max: 14
Current: 5.53
2.9
14
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 15.48
CTL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
65% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.98 vs. CTL: 15.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CTL' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.2  Med: 15.5 Max: 28.6
Current: 15.48
8.2
28.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $22,988.00
EPS (TTM) $ 2.34
Beta0.31
Volatility26.82%
52-Week Range $15.45 - 24.20
Shares Outstanding (Mil)546.55

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Revenue (Mil $) 23,487 23,064 22,462
EBIT (Mil $) 3,605 3,898 4,266
EBITDA (Mil $) 8,914 9,104 8,981
EPS ($) 0.84 1.04 1.15
EPS without NRI ($) 0.84 1.04 1.15
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
-19.09%
Dividends per Share ($) 2.16 2.16 2.16

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 66
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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