By SA Editor Miriam Metzinger : Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round segment of Jim Cramer's Mad Money Program, Monday December 16. Bullish Calls: Exxon ( XOM ): "We are in an Exxon (oil) market now." Enbridge ( ENB ) : "This is a 3% yielder with some growth. I kind of like it. ENB is a good ...
By Crunching Numbers : Last month I wrote an article on Frontier Communications ( FTR ) with a recommendation that those investors looking for income should consider this telecommunications company. At the time the price was over $4.80, on its way to hitting $5 and the dividend yield was 8.3%. ...
is done, Chinese smartphone users wishing to use an iPhone have had to subscribe to China Unicom ( CHU ) or China Telecom ( CTL ). Many have. The Chinese mobile phone market is the largest in the world with over 1.2 billion users. (click to enlarge
By Equity Watch : Frontier Communications Corporation ( FTR ) provides voice, high speed internet and digital TV services across 27 states in the U.S. I continue to remain bullish on the company as it has managed to improve its revenue trends. I also believe that the company is trading at cheaper
By Equity Watch : Windstream Holdings, Inc. ( WIN ) provides local communication and entertainment services primarily to rural areas across 16 states in the U.S. The company is trying hard to diversify its services to offset the decline in traditional voice services. I retain my bearish stance on
the last two years while Verizon ( VZ ) has gained 41% and AT&T ( T ) 29%. Other high-yield telcos such as Centurylink ( CTL ) lost 14% and Windstream ( WIN ) 28%. (click to enlarge) Background There are three key themes Frontier Communications
smaller players, owing mostly to high amounts of financial leverage. Big dividend cuts have occurred at firms such as CenturyLink CTL and Frontier FTR, and Sprint outright eliminated its dividend a few years ago. In foreign developed markets, telecom firms
CenturyLink ( CTL ) has acquired Tier 3, a provider of cloud infrastructure services for enterprises. Terms are undisclosed. ( PR ) Tier 3 attempts
CenturyLink, Inc. ( CTL ) declares $0.54/share quarterly dividend , in line with previous. Forward yield 6.87% Payable Dec. 6; for shareholders of record Nov. 25; ex-div Nov. 21. Post your comment!
announced it provided $27 million in credit-tenant loan ( CTL ) financing for the new U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs ..... Since 2011, TIAA-CREF has provided a total of $179 million in CTL financing for seven new VA outpatient clinics across the country