With a price/earnings ratio of 196.66, Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 97.7% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
CNSL's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 92% of US stocks.
Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 28.53%, greater than the shareholder yield of 90.48% of stocks in our set.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc are DY, PANL, GWRS, PNM, and CWST.
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (CNSL) Company Bio
Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc. provides various integrated communications services to residential and business clients in Illinois, Texas, Pennsylvania, California, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota, Iowa, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The company was founded in 1894 and is based in Mattoon, Illinois.
CNSL Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
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The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc. To summarize, we found that Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc ranked in the 68th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 156.5% on a DCF basis. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for CNSL, they are:
17% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 7.08% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 83% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately 92.88% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
As a business, Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc experienced a tax rate of about 3% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Communication Services), this tax rate is higher than just 17.08% of stocks generating free cash flow.
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For other companies in the Communication Services that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CNSL, try CEL, CHU, ATUS, T, and CHT.
Consolidated Communications is helping to ease the transition from classroom learning to distance learning for schools and students by increasing bandwidth to boost school hot spots and providing Internet service. According to the U.S. Census, an estimated 18 percent of students don’t have Internet access at home, in what has become known as the “homework gap.” For more than a month, Consolidated has assisted thousands of low-income families of students affected by recent school closings by connecting their homes to the Internet.
On the call today are Bob Udell, President and Chief Executive Officer; and Steve Childers, our Chief Financial Officer. Bob's comments today will highlight our strategic initiatives and our operational results as well as how we are managing our business through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Shares of Consolidated Communications Holdings (NASDAQ:CNSL) were unchanged at $6.14 after the company reported Q1 results.Quarterly Results Earnings per share were up 866.67% year over year to $0.23, which beat the estimate of $0.06.Revenue of $325,662,000 less by 3.83% from the same period last year, which beat the estimate of $325,250,000.Outlook Consolidated Comms Hldgs hasn't issued any earnings guidance for the time being.Revenue guidance hasn't been issued by the company for now.How To Listen To The Conference Call Date: Apr 30, 2020View more earnings on CNSLWebcast URL: https://edge.media-server.com/mmc/p/cyvpwzvkPrice Action 52-week high: $7.51Company's 52-week low was at $3.24Price action over last quarter: down 15.89%Company Description Consolidated Communications Holdings In...