Press coverage about Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Frontier Communications earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.0487549062549 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Should You Be Concerned About Frontier Communications Corporation’s (FTR) -73.9% Earnings Decline? (finance.yahoo.com)
- Are These Just A Random Activities? Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), AHess Corporation (HES) – Market Movers (financialqz.com)
- Frontier and Veterans Advantage to Reward Military, Veterans and Their Families (finance.yahoo.com)
- Better Buy: Frontier Communications Corporation vs. T-Mobile (fool.com)
- School Spirit Shines in Videos Submitted in Frontier Communications’ Statewide Scholarship Competition (finance.yahoo.com)
Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) opened at $10.05 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 0.70, a quick ratio of 0.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.16. Frontier Communications has a fifty-two week low of $6.08 and a fifty-two week high of $57.30.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.60 per share. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 23.88%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. Frontier Communications’s dividend payout ratio is -17.38%.
FTR has been the subject of several research analyst reports. BidaskClub raised Frontier Communications from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Deutsche Bank reduced their price objective on Frontier Communications from $17.00 to $15.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Frontier Communications from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. ValuEngine lowered Frontier Communications from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co lowered Frontier Communications from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating and dropped their target price for the stock from $17.00 to $8.00 in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $9.46.
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About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation (Frontier) is a provider of communications services in the United States. The Company offers a portfolio of communications services for residential and business customers. Its products and services include data and Internet services, video services, voice services, access services and customer premise equipment (CPE).
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