|Last Update: 05/24/13 - 4:00 PM EDT|
|YTD Performance: 2.57%|
|Previous Close: $4.39|
|52 Week Range: $3.30 - $5.15|
|Oustanding Shares: 997,753,000|
|Market Cap: 4,380,135,670|
|Qtr (06/13)||Qtr (09/13)||FY (12/13)||FY (12/14)|
|Number of Analysts||13||12||16||15|
|Growth Rate (Year over Year)||-37.50%||-15.48%||-16.83%||-0.73%|
CenturyLink has rallied 17%, even though the company cut its dividend. Portfolio Manager David Peltier says to not chase the shares.
These stocks from the darker corners of the market all trade in the single-digits.
Portfolio Mgr. David Peltier sees a near-term trading opportunity in low-dollar stocks.
FTR was downgraded to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. $3.75 price target. Cost structure has deteriorated.
FTR was upgraded from Underperform to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $3.50 price target. Company has softened its leverage outlook, which should help support the dividend.
FTR was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Nomura said. $5 price target. Stock is attractively valued, with a 10% dividend and 20% free cash flow yield.
I discussed potential winners and losers if interest rates rise in the year ahead.
Surges in consumer confidence tend to coincide with market tops; I'm not optimistic about more upside from these levels.
FTR estimates were boosted through 2014, Morgan Stanley said. Company has a new focus on increasing sales growth. Equal-weight rating.