Consolidated Communications Stock Analysis, Valuation (NASDAQ:CNSL)

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Consolidated Communications
Updated on : Aug 17, 2017
previous close
CNSL 18.6 (0%)
S&P 500 2430 (0%)
Closing Price On: Aug 17, 2017
stock rating
RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Industry :
Wireline-Regional
Sector :
Utilities
5 Quarter Revenue
Revenue Growth
2017-Q2
$million
%
YOY GROWTH
Compared to the industry
Operating Profit
Operating Margin:
11.4%
Sector Average:
15.9%
5 Quarter Net Profit
Net Margins
2017-Q2
%
LTM Margin
Compared to the industry
Debt/Equity Ratio
Debt:
1.39B
Debt/Equity Ratio:
 10.47
Compared to the industry
Cash Flow
Operating cash flow:
$41.8M
Net Income:
-$2.7M
Dividend Yield
CNSL dividend yield:
8.37%
PROS      CONS
FCF Margin
High Dividend Yield
PS Valuation
Recent Growth
Net Margins
High Debt Burden
ROIC
ROE
PE Valuation
Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Relative Valuation
CNSL PS :
1.2
Industry PS :
2.1
Sector:   Utilities.   *PE adjusted for one time items.
Other Metrics
Return on Invested Capital:
1.3%
Return on Equity:
0.4%
Free Cash Flow Margin:
7.6%
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View Consolidated Communications stock analysis video. This is our CNSL analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for CNSL stock.

Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc Stock Rating (2.3/5)

Our Consolidated Communications stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This Consolidated Communications stock analysis is based on latest 2017 Q2 earnings. The stock price analysis takes into account the company's valuation metrics.

Should you buy CNSL stock?

  • CNSL stock is trading at a favorable price to sales multiple of 1.2 as against the Wireline-Regional industry average multiple of 2.1.
  • The company has a healthy dividend yield of 8.37%.
  • Consolidated Communications has a healthy FCF (Free Cash Flow) margin of 7.6%.

Should you sell CNSL stock?

  • Consolidated Communications revenue saw a decline of -9.1% YoY in 2017 Q2.
  • Consolidated Communications's Net margins were poor at 0.1% in the last twelve months.
  • Consolidated Communications is debt laden and has a high debt/equity ratio of  10.47.
  • Trading at a PE ratio of 37.3, CNSL stock is overvalued in comparison to industry average multiple of 21.8.
  • Consolidated Communications has a low ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) of 1.3%.
  • Consolidated Communications has a low Return On Equity (ROE) of 0.4%.

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