CenturyLink Inc. (CTL)

11.10
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 11.15
Day Low/High 10.97 / 11.20
52 Wk Low/High 9.64 / 24.20
Avg Volume 12.58M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.09B
Market Cap 12.16B
EPS -1.60
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 1.00 (14.67%)
Analysts' Actions -- Bank of America, Depomed, Hertz, AT&T and More

Analysts' Actions -- Bank of America, Depomed, Hertz, AT&T and More

Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including downgrades for Bank of America, Depomed, Hertz and AT&T.

3 Companies That Growth-Starved Telcos Like Frontier and Verizon Could Target

3 Companies That Growth-Starved Telcos Like Frontier and Verizon Could Target

U.S. telcos have been turning to M&A to offset revenue pressures and protect their rich dividends. That leaves conditions ripe for further dealmaking.

Avoid These 2 Dangerous High-Dividend Stocks

Avoid These 2 Dangerous High-Dividend Stocks

Both Ford (F) and CenturyLink (CTL) face fundamental challenges to their abilities to grow sales and profits.

Jim Cramer -- Windstream-EarthLink Deal Is All About the Dividend

Jim Cramer -- Windstream-EarthLink Deal Is All About the Dividend

The Windstream-EarthLink tie-up is about boosting cash flow, which will bolster the dividend, Cramer reasoned.

The Cupboard Turning Bare for Attractive M&A Assets

The Cupboard Turning Bare for Attractive M&A Assets

Remember when PE was selling everything that wasn't nailed down? They might've done it.

Stocks Lose Highs as Markets Look to Tuesday's Election

Stocks Lose Highs as Markets Look to Tuesday's Election

Stocks lose gains in the final hour of trading on Friday as investors look ahead to next week's presidential election.

Midday Report: Cost Cuts Boost FireEye; Crude Oil Slumps on OPEC Worries

Midday Report: Cost Cuts Boost FireEye; Crude Oil Slumps on OPEC Worries

U.S. stocks moved higher as investors looked past a solid jobs report toward next week's election.

Stocks Rise as Wall Street Looks Past Jobs Data to U.S. Election

Stocks Rise as Wall Street Looks Past Jobs Data to U.S. Election

Stocks move higher on Friday morning as investors look ahead to next week's presidential election.

Stock Futures Turn Higher on Solid U.S. Jobs Report

Stock Futures Turn Higher on Solid U.S. Jobs Report

Stock futures turn higher on Friday morning as U.S. adds 161,000 jobs to payrolls in October.

Why October Brought a Resurgence in Mergers & Acquisitions

Why October Brought a Resurgence in Mergers & Acquisitions

Huge deals are suddenly back in style. Is this a trend or an aberration?

It's Not Too Late to Buy Time Warner, Monsanto, Other M&A Targets

It's Not Too Late to Buy Time Warner, Monsanto, Other M&A Targets

Some of the biggest deals already announced on Wall Street are currently pricing in hefty premiums for investors willing to take the risk.

Here's Who Killed It in October Dealmaking Advice

Here's Who Killed It in October Dealmaking Advice

Boutique banks held their own against the bulge bracket, while Qualcomm stuck with a Paul Weiss lawyer who'd only recently joined the firm.

October Was a Record Month for Deal Making, With M&A Totaling $489 Billion

October Was a Record Month for Deal Making, With M&A Totaling $489 Billion

AT&T's bid for Time Warner was just one of the mega deals announced last month, which was a record for M&A activity.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Earnings, Politics and Uncertainty Stir the Pot

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Earnings, Politics and Uncertainty Stir the Pot

Investors need to sift through the confusing crosswinds hitting the market, Jim Cramer says.

In Case You Missed It: Monday, Oct. 31

In Case You Missed It: Monday, Oct. 31

General Electric traces its beginnings back to Thomas Edison and Edison Lamps. The acquisition of Baker Hughes starts the latest chapter of the storied company.

Brocade to Continue the M&A Wave? -- Tech Roundup

Brocade to Continue the M&A Wave? -- Tech Roundup

Brocade shares soared into the close on speculation that a buyout could be imminent.

Wall Street Declines as Crude Slumps

Wall Street Declines as Crude Slumps

Wall Street ends a choppy day of trading after crude oil prices see losses accelerate throughout Monday's session.

Cramer: Confused? Join the Club

Cramer: Confused? Join the Club

Politics, M&A, retail, oil -- it's hard to make sense of what's going on.

Stocks Lose Highs as Crude Tumbles to One-Month Low

Stocks Lose Highs as Crude Tumbles to One-Month Low

U.S. stocks hold onto slight gains by midday Monday an earnings-driven jump in utilities offsets a decline in energy.

Jim Cramer Says CenturyLink Deal Protects Its Dividend

Jim Cramer Says CenturyLink Deal Protects Its Dividend

Jim Cramer says the CenturyLink deal to acquire Level 3 is a positive for its shareholders.

How to Trade Today's 7 Highest-Volume Stocks

How to Trade Today's 7 Highest-Volume Stocks

Here's a technical look at how to trade some of the most active stocks on the market right now.

Stocks Rise as Consumer Spending Increases, GE Merges With Baker Hughes

Stocks Rise as Consumer Spending Increases, GE Merges With Baker Hughes

U.S. stocks inched higher Monday on the heels of better-than-expected economic data and merger news.

Stocks Up Slightly as GE Headlines Deal News, Crude Falls

Stocks Up Slightly as GE Headlines Deal News, Crude Falls

U.S. stocks rise slightly on Monday as General Electric headlines a busy morning for deal news.

CenturyLink (CTL) Stock Slumps on $34 Billion Level 3 Deal

CenturyLink (CTL) Stock Slumps on $34 Billion Level 3 Deal

CenturyLink (CTL) has agreed to buy Level 3 Communications (LVLT) in a deal valued at $34 billion or $66.50 per share, including the assumption of debt.

Stock Futures Tiptoe Higher, Clinton Probe Pulls Global Stocks Lower

Stock Futures Tiptoe Higher, Clinton Probe Pulls Global Stocks Lower

U.S. stock futures tiptoe higher on Monday morning, shaking off losses seen on European and Asian exchanges.

Morning Movers: GE, LVLT, CTL, DB, SNE

Morning Movers: GE, LVLT, CTL, DB, SNE

GE rose after announcing that it was combining its oil-and-gas operation with Baker Hughes.

Amid Political Turmoil, Investors Should Focus on What Matters

Amid Political Turmoil, Investors Should Focus on What Matters

Economic data and earnings are more relevant than political swings.

CenturyLink Buys Level 3 Communications in $34 Billion Deal

CenturyLink Buys Level 3 Communications in $34 Billion Deal

Level 3 Communications shares surge more than 11% in premarket trading.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Monday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Monday

U.S. stock futures rise, but a revived FBI inquiry into Hillary Clinton's private email server rattles overseas markets; GE will combine its oil and gas business with Baker Hughes.

CenturyLink (CTL) Stock Lower, Raymond James Downgrades on Level 3 Deal Talk

CenturyLink (CTL) Stock Lower, Raymond James Downgrades on Level 3 Deal Talk

CenturyLink's (CTL) stock rating was cut to 'market perform' at Raymond James following speculation that the company is in talks to merge with Level 3 Communications (LVLT).

TheStreet Quant Rating: D+ (Sell)