Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. Common Shares (TDS) Company Bio
Telephone & Data Systems provides wireless, wireline, cable, and hosted and managed services in the United States. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.
TDS Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
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We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Telephone & Data Systems Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Telephone & Data Systems Inc ranked in the 27th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Telephone & Data Systems Inc ended up being:
As a business, TDS is generating more cash flow than only 20.91% of positive cash flow stocks in the Communication Services.
38% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 19.4% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 62% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than 80.56% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
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Return Relative to Current Share Price
OTEL, SJR, ATNI, CXDO, and GSAT can be thought of as valuation peers to TDS, in the sense that they are in the Communication Services sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
Introduction United States Cellular Corp.'s (USM) lastly issued baby bond is the 7.25% Senior Notes due 12/1/2064 (UZC) issued in late 2015. Since then, neither USM nor the company that owns it, Telephone and Data Systems (TDS), have issued any exchange-traded fixed-income securities. Now, nearly 5 years later, USM is...
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) are participating in a fireside chat hosted by Morgan Stanley on August 20, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. EDT (2:30 p.m. CDT). LeRoy T. Carlson Jr., President and CEO – TDS; Douglas W. Chambers, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer – U.S. Cellular; Vicki L. Villacrez, Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer – TDS Telecom and Jane W. McCahon, Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations – TDS will participate.