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U.S. Alternative Carriers Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D9.1%
  • 3M3.7%
  • 1Y-16.5%
  • YTD-10.2%

In the last week, the Alternative Carriers industry is up 9.1%, with Lumen Technologies up 13%. Meanwhile, Anterix actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 11% in the last week. In contrast, the industry has lost 17% in the last 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 6.5% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Alternative Carriers Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022US$41.1bUS$36.6bUS$14.6b23.2x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022US$39.1bUS$38.4bUS$14.8b26.4x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022US$41.6bUS$38.4bUS$14.8b23.1x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022US$41.4bUS$40.0bUS$13.9b17.2x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022US$44.6bUS$40.3bUS$11.1b18.6x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021US$45.1bUS$40.3bUS$11.1b18.5x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021US$50.8bUS$40.5bUS$11.0b21.9x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021US$49.7bUS$41.4bUS$9.4b16.1x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021US$49.1bUS$39.5bUS$9.1b30.6x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021US$44.9bUS$39.2bUS$9.3b15x
Sat, 08 May 2021US$45.5bUS$38.7b-US$2,934,909,847.3024x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021US$43.8bUS$37.8b-US$3,806,346,535.0933.7x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020US$31.7bUS$37.4b-US$1,679,118,158.9313.1x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020US$35.3bUS$37.5b-US$9,684,755.2116.1x
Sun, 10 May 2020US$31.9bUS$37.9bUS$464.6m17.8x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020US$37.3bUS$38.1b-US$7,052,630,789.0445.1x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019US$41.2bUS$38.5b-US$8,880,228,771.98214.4x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019US$42.3bUS$39.0b-US$9,980,490,863.28134.8x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$38.7bTotal Earnings: -US$8,981,876,263.60Total Revenue: US$39.6bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Alternative Carriers Industry Median PE3Y Average 51.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, indicating that they anticipate long-term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 23.2x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 51.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Alternative Carriers industry have gone up over the last three years and the industry is now profitable.
  • Revenues have declined 2.7% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since the cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Alternative Carriers compare with similar industries?

US Market5.92%
Telecom Services and Carriers4.93%
Alternative Carriers9.15%
Integrated Telecom Services4.73%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
LUMN Lumen TechnologiesUS$12.5013.0%
LBTY.A Liberty GlobalUS$25.029.0%
IRDM Iridium CommunicationsUS$38.718.0%
SATS EchoStarUS$24.5212.1%
CCOI Cogent Communications HoldingsUS$61.386.6%
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