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TDS

Telephone and Data Systems NYSE:TDS Stock Report

Last Price

US$10.40

Market Cap

US$1.2b

7D

0.6%

1Y

-41.5%

Updated

01 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
TDS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends5/6

TDS Stock Overview

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a telecommunications company, provides communications services in the United States.

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Telephone and Data Systems
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$10.40
52 Week HighUS$21.47
52 Week LowUS$9.65
Beta1.09
1 Month Change-38.43%
3 Month Change-35.64%
1 Year Change-41.47%
3 Year Change-56.21%
5 Year Change-60.70%
Change since IPO-51.89%

Recent News & Updates

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.18

Nov 21
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.18

Recent updates

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.18

Nov 21
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.18

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has No Shortage Of Debt

Oct 16
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has No Shortage Of Debt

Are Investors Undervaluing Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) By 22%?

Sep 30
Are Investors Undervaluing Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) By 22%?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.18

Aug 23
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.18

At US$17.04, Is Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Aug 15
At US$17.04, Is Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Jul 11
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Shares Could Be 21% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Jun 25
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Shares Could Be 21% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.18

Jun 06
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.18

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.18

May 23
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.18

Is Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) A Risky Investment?

May 17
Is Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) A Risky Investment?

Is There Now An Opportunity In Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)?

May 02
Is There Now An Opportunity In Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue

Apr 11
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.18

Mar 07
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.18

Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Feb 21
Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Is There Now An Opportunity In Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)?

Jan 31
Is There Now An Opportunity In Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Looking To Continue Growing Its Returns On Capital

Jan 10
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Looking To Continue Growing Its Returns On Capital

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Dec 26
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.17

Dec 02
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.17

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)

Nov 22
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)

What Is Telephone and Data Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:TDS) Share Price Doing?

Oct 21
What Is Telephone and Data Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:TDS) Share Price Doing?

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.17

Sep 12
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.17

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.17

Aug 29
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.17

Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)?

Jul 15
Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)?

Is Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Worth US$22.9 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Jun 29
Is Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Worth US$22.9 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

We Like These Underlying Return On Capital Trends At Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)

Jun 14
We Like These Underlying Return On Capital Trends At Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS)

These 4 Measures Indicate That Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Using Debt Extensively

May 07
These 4 Measures Indicate That Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Is Using Debt Extensively

Read This Before Buying Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) For Its Dividend

Apr 02
Read This Before Buying Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) For Its Dividend

Senior Vice President of Technology Joseph Hanley Just Sold A Bunch Of Shares In Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)

Mar 18
Senior Vice President of Technology Joseph Hanley Just Sold A Bunch Of Shares In Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS)

Interested In Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) Upcoming US$0.17 Dividend? You Have Four Days Left

Mar 11
Interested In Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) Upcoming US$0.17 Dividend? You Have Four Days Left

Should You Be Impressed By Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) Returns on Capital?

Mar 08
Should You Be Impressed By Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) Returns on Capital?

An Intrinsic Calculation For Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Suggests It's 35% Undervalued

Feb 23
An Intrinsic Calculation For Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Suggests It's 35% Undervalued

What Does Telephone and Data Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:TDS) Share Price Indicate?

Feb 09
What Does Telephone and Data Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:TDS) Share Price Indicate?

Is Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Using Too Much Debt?

Jan 21
Is Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) Using Too Much Debt?

Who Has Been Selling Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Shares?

Jan 06
Who Has Been Selling Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) Shares?

A Quick Analysis On Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) CEO Compensation

Dec 22
A Quick Analysis On Telephone and Data Systems' (NYSE:TDS) CEO Compensation

Shareholder Returns

TDSUS Wireless TelecomUS Market
7D0.6%1.1%1.4%
1Y-41.5%28.7%-16.1%

Return vs Industry: TDS underperformed the US Wireless Telecom industry which returned 32.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: TDS underperformed the US Market which returned -14.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is TDS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
TDS volatility
TDS Average Weekly Movement9.5%
Wireless Telecom Industry Average Movement8.1%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: TDS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: TDS's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19688,800Ted Carlsonhttps://www.tdsinc.com

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a telecommunications company, provides communications services in the United States. It operates through two segments: UScellular and TDS Telecom. The company offers wireless solutions to consumers and business and government customers, including a suite of connected Internet of things (IoT) solutions, and software applications for monitor and control, business automation/operations, communication, fleet and asset management, smart water solutions, private cellular networks and custom, and end-to-end IoT solutions; wireless priority services and quality priority and preemption options; smartphones and other handsets, tablets, wearables, mobile hotspots, routers, and IoT devices; and accessories, such as cases, screen protectors, chargers, and memory cards, as well as consumer electronics, including audio, home automation and networking products.

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Telephone and Data Systems's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
TDS fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$1.18b
Earnings (TTM)US$47.00m
Revenue (TTM)US$5.43b

25.1x

P/E Ratio

0.2x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
TDS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$5.43b
Cost of RevenueUS$2.57b
Gross ProfitUS$2.86b
Other ExpensesUS$2.81b
EarningsUS$47.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.41
Gross Margin52.60%
Net Profit Margin0.86%
Debt/Equity Ratio54.1%

How did TDS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

6.9%

Current Dividend Yield

174%

Payout Ratio

Does TDS pay a reliable dividends?

See TDS dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy TDS by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Telephone and Data Systems dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateDec 14 2022
Dividend Pay DateDec 30 2022
Days until Ex dividend12 days
Days until Dividend pay date28 days

Does TDS pay a reliable dividends?

See TDS dividend history and benchmarks