Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to business and residential customers in the United States. More Details
Good value with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Consolidated Communications Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CNSL's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CNSL exceeded the US Telecom industry which returned -16.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CNSL exceeded the US Market which returned 17.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Consolidated Communications Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAt US$6.17, Is It Time To Put Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) On Your Watch List?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StConsolidated Communications Holdings (NASDAQ:CNSL) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt
2 months ago | Simply Wall StA Note On Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CNSL) ROE and Debt To Equity
Is Consolidated Communications Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CNSL ($5.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($18.77)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CNSL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CNSL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.8x) compared to the US Telecom industry average (11.7x).
PE vs Market: CNSL is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.8x) compared to the US market (18.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CNSL's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CNSL is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the US Telecom industry average (1.3x).
How is Consolidated Communications Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CNSL's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-82.8% per year).
Earnings vs Market: CNSL's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-82.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CNSL's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CNSL's revenue (0.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CNSL's revenue (0.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CNSL's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Consolidated Communications Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CNSL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CNSL became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CNSL has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -8.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: CNSL has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CNSL has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CNSL's Return on Equity (6.5%) is considered low.
How is Consolidated Communications Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CNSL's short term assets ($207.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($224.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: CNSL's short term assets ($207.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CNSL's debt to equity ratio (602.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CNSL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 494.5% to 602.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CNSL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16%).
Interest Coverage: CNSL's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.4x coverage).
What is Consolidated Communications Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CNSL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CNSL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CNSL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CNSL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: CNSL is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CNSL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bob Udell (54 yo)
Mr. C. Robert Udell, Jr., also known as Bob, has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Fairpoint Communications, Inc. since July 3, 2017. Mr. Udell has been President and Chief Operating Officer of ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bob's total compensation ($USD3.07M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.93M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bob's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CFO & Treasurer||16.5yrs||US$1.24m||0.33% |
|Executive Vice President of Operations||2.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Revenue Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|VP & Controller||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CNSL's management team is considered experienced (2.4 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||15.25yrs||US$211.14k||0.098% |
|Independent Director||3.25yrs||US$193.64k||0.11% |
|Non-Executive Chairman||6.92yrs||US$417.14k||0.20% |
|Independent Director||15.25yrs||US$217.64k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||8.25yrs||US$207.64k||0.095% |
|Independent Director||7.67yrs||US$197.64k||0.081% |
|Independent Director||6yrs||US$193.64k||0.077% |
|Non-Voting Observer||no data||no data||no data|
|Director||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: CNSL's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 10.2%.
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.
- Ticker: CNSL
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1894
- Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: US$407.376m
- Shares outstanding: 79.41m
- Website: https://www.consolidated.com
Number of Employees
- Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.
- 121 South 17th Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CNSL||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 2005|
|C8C||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 2005|
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to business and residential customers in the United States. It offers high-speed broadband I ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/23 00:12|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/22 00:00|
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