Level 3 Communications Inc (LVLT)

LVLT (NYSE:Telecommunications) EQUITY
$50.06
pos +0.67
+1.36%
Today's Range: 49.65 - 50.89 | LVLT Avg Daily Volume: 1,707,500
Last Update: 07/30/15 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 4,806,671
YTD Performance: 0.02%
Open: $49.70
Previous Close: $49.39
52 Week Range: $37.61 - $57.08
Oustanding Shares: 354,468,710
Market Cap: 18,609,607,275
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for LVLT
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 8 8 8 8
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 6 6 6 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.86 1.86 1.86 1.86
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 48.17
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LVLT Sector Avg. S&P 500
48.17 47.80 25.80
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-12.86% 6.95% 164.12%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 7.30 0.56 0.16
Net Income 0.00 -1.38 0.00
EPS 0.00 -1.22 0.00
Earnings for LVLT:
EBITDA 1.86B
Revenue 6.78B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/15) Qtr (12/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.47 $0.50 $1.69 $2.52
Number of Analysts 8 8 6 10
High Estimate $0.53 $0.55 $1.78 $3.38
Low Estimate $0.40 $0.43 $1.57 $2.08
Prior Year $0.37 $0.35 $1.54 $1.69
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 27.03% 44.29% 9.96% 48.64%
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Bullish
Jan 21, 2015 | 7:56 AM EST
LVLT was upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform, Wells Fargo said. Company can realize better operating leverage. 
A litany of reasons why you should calm your nerves.
Professional investors are not flawless. 
Bullish
Nov 04, 2014 | 7:19 AM EST
LVLT was upgraded to Buy, Citigroup said. Focus on the enterprise segment should boost organic growth. 
Bullish
Oct 14, 2014 | 8:23 AM EDT
LVLT was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Gabelli said. 20% pullback creates a buying opportunity.   
Bearish
Jul 30, 2014 | 8:05 AM EDT
LVLT was downgraded to Neutral, DA Davidson said. Valuation call, based on a $50 price target. 
I'll look at the best large-caps in each sector from my earnings valuation screen.

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