Analysts Opinions on: CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL)


CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) lost -3.82 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $13.84. The stock traded with the average Volume of 14.1 Million at the end of last session.

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) has the Market Capitalization of 14.74 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $27.61 and 52-Week Low of $13.16 and it touched its 52-week high on 06/15/17 and 52-Week Low on 11/28/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.42/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.45/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $-0.03/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of -6.7 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of CenturyLink, Inc. for the current quarter to be -37%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is -40.4 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of -15% per annum, whereas in the past Five years CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) showed a growth of -5.11 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 3 analysts rated CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -6.15% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -20.04% and -36.42% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 2.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 5.9%.

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.01% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 4.16% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, CenturyLink, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -4.81%, monthly performance percentage is -16.98 percent, Quarterly performance is -25.83 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -46.73% and Yearly Performance is -42.36 percent.

Company Profile:

CenturyLink, Inc. is a telecommunications company that provides broadband, voice and wireless services to consumers and businesses in the United States. It also offers entertainment services under the CenturyLink, Prism TV and DIRECTV brands. In addition, the company provides data, voice and managed services to business, government and wholesale customers in local, national and select international markets through its fiber optic network and multiple data centers. CenturyLink, Inc., formerly known as CenturyTel, Inc., is headquartered in Monroe, Louisiana.