Brokerage Firm Rating on CenturyLink (CTL)

CenturyLink (CTL) has an average broker rating of 3.14, which is interpreted as a Hold, as rated by 14 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 2 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. 1 other analysts advise a Buy. Nevertheless, the majority of 7 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 3, which is also a Hold. 3 brokerage firm advices Strong Sell on the share due to lack of confidence about the future of the company. 1 considers that the stock is a Sell.

CenturyLink (CTL) : The most positive equity analysts on CenturyLink (CTL) expects the shares to touch $42, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $22 in the short term. The company is covered by 10 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $29.1 with an expected fluctuation of $5.59 from the mean.


Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $30.43 and $30.23 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $30.56. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $30.42, notching a gain of 0.26% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,928,280 . The stock had closed at $30.34 on the previous day.

In a related news,The director of Centurylink, Inc, Perry Harvey P sold 20,000 shares at $31 on July 13, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $620,000. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

CenturyLink, Inc. is an integrated communications company. The Company is engaged in providing an array of communications services to residential, business, governmental and wholesale customers. The Companys communications services include local and long-distance, broadband, private line, Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS), data integration, managed hosting, colocation, Ethernet, network access, video, wireless and other ancillary services. The Company operates in two segments: Business and Consumer. The Business segment provides strategic, legacy and data integration products and services to enterprise, wholesale and governmental customers, including other communication providers. The Consumer segment provides strategic and legacy products and services to residential customers.

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