CenturyLink Inc. (CTL)

11.73
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 11.63
Day Low/High 11.71 / 11.92
52 Wk Low/High 9.64 / 22.08
Avg Volume 11.77M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.09B
Market Cap 12.69B
EPS -1.60
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 1.00 (11.30%)

A Bizarro-World Market

It's unnerving that almost every strong stock has a poorly performing company underneath it.

A Tale of Two Dividends

You can play tobaccos for dividends with confidence.

Yet More Reason to Diversify

It's impossible to consistently predict sector performance.

Dial Up a Solid Play

Dial Up a Solid Play

Here's how I would trade CenturyLink, a bastion for income-seeking investors.

Telecoms Are Mostly Unattractive

Earnings growth the past five years is negative for four companies

Centurylink upgraded at Nomura

Focusing on Income Growth

These stocks have decent dividend yields and total return potential.

Hang Up on CenturyLink

Hang Up on CenturyLink

CenturyLink has rallied 17%, even though the company cut its dividend. Portfolio Manager David Peltier says to not chase the shares.

CenturyLink estimates increased at UBS

Centurylink rated new Hold at Deutsche

Centurylink upgraded at JP Morgan

Dividend Corner: Avoiding a Dividend Cut

Dividend Corner: Avoiding a Dividend Cut

Portfolio Manager David Peltier tells investors what signs to look for to avoid a dividend cut.

Don't Get Hammered Chasing Risky Yields

Don't Get Hammered Chasing Risky Yields

Nobody was predicting a dividend cut, even though the rate was expected to exceed EPS.

Centurylink downgraded at DA Davidson

Centurylink downgraded at Nomura

Centurylink downgraded at JP Morgan

Get Bearish on Fossil, Goodyear

Get Bearish on Fossil, Goodyear

Brad Lamensdorf, Portfolio Manager for the AdvisorShares Ranger Equity Bear ETF, names his favorite shorts including Fossil, CenturyLink and Goodyear.

Stocks Under $5: 2013 Growth Play

Stocks Under $5: 2013 Growth Play

Portfolio Mgr. David Peltier highlights a low-dollar stock with solid growth potential for the new year.

Mosaic, J&J Poised to Grow

Mosaic, J&J Poised to Grow

In this episode of Buy This, Sell That!, Kent Croft, portfolio manager for the Croft Value Fund, names his favorite stocks including Mosaic and J&J.

Centurylink downgraded at Piper

CTL: Unusual Options Activity

CTL: Unusual Options Activity

Andrew Keene of Keene on the Market reviews the heavy call volume in shares of CTL.

Over-Loved Stocks That Don't Stack Up

When you measure some market favorites against F-scores, you find that many are priced for perfection.

Stocks Under $5: Security Name on Sale

Stocks Under $5: Security Name on Sale

Portfolio manager David Peltier discusses a security software stock under $5 that is seeing record orders.

3 Stocks I Saw on TV, July 2

3 Stocks I Saw on TV, July 2

Dan Fitzpatrick examines three stocks viewed on Fast Money. Today's stocks include JP Morgan, Research in Motion, and CenturyLink.

The Glue of This Hyper-Connected World

Synacor provides the magic behind one-stop-shop Web portals, and it's worth putting on your radar.

Dialing Into CenturyLink

Dialing Into CenturyLink

Sometimes going for No. 3 can be a first-line strategy.

Stocks Under $10: Security Stock on Sale

Stocks Under $10: Security Stock on Sale

Portfolio Manager David Peltier decodes an encryption stock that's discounting its future growth potential.

Time to Slip Into Avon, Brown Shoe

Time to Slip Into Avon, Brown Shoe

In this episode of 'Buy This, Sell That!,' Howard Hansen, portfolio manager for the Linde Hansen Contrarian Value Fund, names his favorite stocks, including Avon and Brown Shoe.

Fitz Bits: Stay In Cisco

Fitz Bits: Stay In Cisco

There's plenty of support on any pullback, so stay long until this uptrend is broken.