Frontier Communications Parent, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides various services to residential and business customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks in 25 states in the United States. More Details
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Slightly overvalued with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Frontier Communications's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FTRC.Q is more volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 21% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FTRC.Q's weekly volatility (21%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FTRC.Q underperformed the US Telecom industry which returned 5.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FTRC.Q underperformed the US Market which returned 55.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Frontier Communications's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 year ago | Simply Wall StDo Directors Own Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) Shares?
1 year ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) Shares Five Years Ago Have A 99% Loss To Show For It
1 year ago | Simply Wall StIs Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) A Volatile Stock?
Is Frontier Communications 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: FTRC.Q ($0.06) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($53.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FTRC.Q is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FTRC.Q is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Telecom industry average.
PE vs Market: FTRC.Q is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FTRC.Q's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FTRC.Q has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US Telecom industry average.
How is Frontier Communications forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if FTRC.Q's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if FTRC.Q's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FTRC.Q's revenue (0.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FTRC.Q's revenue (0.2% 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 FTRC.Q's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Frontier Communications performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FTRC.Q is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: FTRC.Q is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FTRC.Q is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 23% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare FTRC.Q's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: FTRC.Q is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (18%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FTRC.Q's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Frontier Communications's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FTRC.Q has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: FTRC.Q has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FTRC.Q has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: FTRC.Q's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable FTRC.Q has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: FTRC.Q is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 11.1% per year.
What is Frontier Communications's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FTRC.Q's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FTRC.Q'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 FTRC.Q's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FTRC.Q's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: FTRC.Q is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FTRC.Q'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
Nick Jeffery (52 yo)
Mr. Nicholas Simon Jeffery, also known as Nick, serves as Chief Executive Officer and President of Frontier Communications Corporation since March 04, 2021. He has been Chief Executive of United Kingdom at...
Experienced Management: FTRC.Q's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: FTRC.Q's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Frontier Communications Parent, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Frontier Communications Parent, Inc.
- Ticker: FTRC.Q
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1935
- Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: US$6.182m
- Shares outstanding: 104.78m
- Website: https://www.frontier.com
Number of Employees
- Frontier Communications Parent, Inc.
- 401 Merritt 7
- United States
Frontier Communications Corporation provides communications services to consumer, commercial, and wholesale customers in the United States. It offers broadband, video, voice, and other services and product...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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