Level 3 Communications Inc (LVLT)

LVLT (NYSE:Telecommunications) EQUITY
pos +4.95
Today's Range: 46.45 - 53.20 | LVLT Avg Daily Volume: 2,643,600
Last Update: 10/27/16 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 19,577,829
YTD Performance: -13.69%
Open: $47.10
Previous Close: $46.92
52 Week Range: $41.73 - $57.59
Oustanding Shares: 359,525,110
Market Cap: 16,861,727,659
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 6 7 8
Moderate Buy 1 1 2 2
Hold 6 6 6 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.87 2.00 1.93 1.88
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 4.68
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LVLT Sector Avg. S&P 500
4.68 4.70 29.40
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-16.20% -3.00% 74.36%
Revenue 21.40 0.30 0.09
Net Income 993.30 -9.10 0.00
EPS 691.70 -6.00 0.00
Earnings for LVLT:
Revenue 8.23B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $0.44 $0.47 $1.66 $2.19
Number of Analysts 10 9 10 11
High Estimate $0.49 $0.51 $1.76 $2.94
Low Estimate $0.38 $0.44 $1.60 $1.94
Prior Year $0.48 $0.52 $1.80 $1.66
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -9.17% -9.19% -7.78% 31.82%
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Oct 14, 2016 | 7:24 AM EDT
LVLT was upgraded from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. $55 price target. Market expectations are low and the company will likely...
Oct 13, 2016 | 7:25 AM EDT
LVLT was removed from the Conviction Buy list, Goldman Sachs said. See softer revenue growth for the company. $55 price target.
Jul 28, 2016 | 7:12 AM EDT
LVLT was downgraded from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. $60 price target. Revenue growth is decelerating on rising churn.
Oct 13, 2015 | 8:02 AM EDT
LVLT was placed on the Conviction Buy list, according to Goldman Sachs. Valuation call, based on a $60 price target. 
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Jan 21, 2015 | 7:56 AM EST
LVLT was upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform, Wells Fargo said. Company can realize better operating leverage. 
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