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tickrz rank
D
Crown Castle International Corp (CCI)
Technology | Telecommunications
101.87  -0.61%
FACTOR RANKINGSFACTOR SCREENER 
tickrz RankD / 432Warren Buffett RankC / 314
Pure Value RankD / 448Dividend RankD / 418
Moat RankC / 329Financial Strength RankD / 361
Growth RankA / 41Momentum RankC / 270
CCI vs TELECOMMUNICATIONS SECTOR & S&P 500
VALUATION
CCISECTORS&P 500
P/E RATIO84.5831.119.61
EV/EBITDA RATIO23.5111.611.89
P/S RATIO9.1932.06
P/B RATIO4.943.63.15
QUALITY
RETURN ON EQUITY6.25%8.53%13.85%
RETURN ON CAPITAL4.87%13.14%10.02%
NET MARGIN9.13%9.2%9.77%
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
3.71%
PAYOUT RATIO299.2%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTHN/A
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
F SCORE NOT AVAILABLE
DEBT-TO-EQUITY182%
INTEREST COVERAGE1.92x
CURRENT RATIO0.95
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH12.82%
5 YR SPS GROWTH13.97%
5 YR BPS GROWTH20.1%
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Crown Castle International Corp 's strong growth translates to a Growth Rank in the top 25% of all stocks
tickrz rank D / 432
Crown Castle International Corp receives a D ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.
value
pure value ranking D / 448Warren Buffett ranking C / 314
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. Crown Castle International Corp's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 84.6x, a P/B ratio of 4.9x, a P/S ratio of 9.2x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 23.5x. Crown Castle International Corp ranks 448 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.Crown Castle International Corp ranks 314 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a weak score, meaning it ranks poorly on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, Crown Castle International Corp is probably not for you.

quality
moat C / 329financial strength D / 361
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is weak. Its position within the Technology sector appears to be weak. Either the dynamics of its sector place it in a difficult position or management's executition is to blame for its disappointing performance. Interest coverage of 1.92x, a debt/equity ratio of 182% and a Moat Rank of 329 translate to a weak Financial Strength score.


momentum C / 270
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 14.3% over the last 12 months. This performance is weak compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 270. Based on its 12 month stock performance, Crown Castle International Corp will not appeal to momentum investors.

yield D / 418
value + yield
Shares currently yield 3.71%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, Crown Castle International Corp ranks 418 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

growth A / 41
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the top third of S&P 500 companies. Its 12.8% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 14% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 20.1% speak to its impressive growth ranking.

Crown Castle International Corp (CCI)
Technology | Telecommunications
101.87  -0.61%


tickrz rank
D
VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratio84.58x
P/B Ratio4.94x
P/S Ratio9.19x
EV/EBITDA Ratio23.51x
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
3.71%
PAYOUT RATIO299.2%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTHN/A
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
F SCORE NOT AVAILABLE
DEBT-TO-EQUITY182%
INTEREST COVERAGE1.92x
CURRENT RATIO0.95
MOAT
ROE6.25%
ROIC4.87%
Net Margin9.13%
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH12.82%
5 YR SPS GROWTH13.97%
5 YR BPS GROWTH20.1%

TICKRZ RANK
Crown Castle International Corp receives a D ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.

PURE VALUE
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. Crown Castle International Corp's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 84.6x, a P/B ratio of 4.9x, a P/S ratio of 9.2x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 23.5x. Crown Castle International Corp ranks 448 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.

WARREN BUFFETT RANKING
Crown Castle International Corp ranks 314 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a weak score, meaning it ranks poorly on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, Crown Castle International Corp is probably not for you.

MOAT
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is weak. Its position within the Technology sector appears to be weak. Either the dynamics of its sector place it in a difficult position or management's executition is to blame for its disappointing performance.

FINANCIAL STRENGTH
Interest coverage of 1.92x, a debt/equity ratio of 182% and a Moat Rank of 329 translate to a weak Financial Strength score.

MOMENTUM
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 14.3% over the last 12 months. This performance is weak compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 270. Based on its 12 month stock performance, Crown Castle International Corp will not appeal to momentum investors.

VALUE + YIELD
Shares currently yield 3.71%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, Crown Castle International Corp ranks 418 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

GROWTH
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the top third of S&P 500 companies. Its 12.8% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 14% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 20.1% speak to its impressive growth ranking.