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Frontier Communications Corp (FTR)
Technology | Telecom Services - Domestic
CEO: Daniel J. McCarthy
Employees: 19200
frontier.com
FACTOR RANKINGSFACTOR SCREENER 
Pure Value Rank1Dividend Rank302
Moat Rank442Financial Strength Rank498
Growth Rank358Momentum Rank495
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
Dividend Yield28.77%
Payout Ratio-270.23%
3 yr Dividend Growth1.64%
VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratiox
P/B Ratio0.39x
P/S Ratio0.17x
EV/EBITDA Ratio5.59x
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
Piotroski F-Score3
Debt-to-Equity414%
Interest Coverage0.72x
MOAT
ROE-5.47%
ROIC3.85%
Net Margin-4.23%
GROWTH
5 yr EPS Growth-227.73%
5 yr SPS Growth11.15%
5 yr BPS Growth-2.95%
Frontier Communications Corp achieves a strong Pure Value rank with its low valuation multiples
 tickrz summary
Unfortunately we don't have enough data to calculate Frontier Communications Corp's tickrz rank.
 value
 pure value ranking Warren Buffett ranking
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. Frontier Communications Corp's valuation score is comprised of a P/B ratio of 0.4x, a P/S ratio of 0.2x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 5.6x. Frontier Communications Corp ranks 1 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively strong score.Frontier Communications Corp ranks 262 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, Frontier Communications Corp is probably not for you.

 quality
 moat financial strength
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.Frontier Communications Corp has a Piotroski F Score of 3 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 0.72x, a debt/equity ratio of 414% and a Moat Rank of 442 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 fall by -62.5% over the last 12 months. This performance is weak compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 495. Based on its 12 month stock performance, Frontier Communications Corp will not appeal to momentum investors.

 yield
 value + yield
Shares currently yield 28.77%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, Frontier Communications Corp ranks 302 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 bottom third of S&P500 companies. Its -227.7% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 11.2% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of -3% speak to its relatively poor ranking.

Frontier Communications Corp (FTR)
Technology | Telecom Services - Domestic
CEO: Daniel J. McCarthy
Employees: 19200
frontier.com


tickrz rank
D

VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratiox
P/B Ratio0.39x
P/S Ratio0.17x
EV/EBITDA Ratio5.59x
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
Dividend Yield28.77%
Payout Ratio-270.23%
3 yr Dividend Growth1.64%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
Piotroski F-Score3
Debt-to-Equity414%
Interest Coverage0.72x
MOAT
ROE-5.47%
ROIC3.85%
Net Margin-4.23%
GROWTH
5 yr EPS Growth-227.73%
5 yr SPS Growth11.15%
5 yr BPS Growth-2.95%

TICKRZ RANK
Unfortunately we don't have enough data to calculate Frontier Communications Corp's tickrz rank.

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. Frontier Communications Corp's valuation score is comprised of a P/B ratio of 0.4x, a P/S ratio of 0.2x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 5.6x. Frontier Communications Corp ranks 1 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively strong score.

WARREN BUFFETT RANKING
Frontier Communications Corp ranks 262 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, Frontier Communications 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
Frontier Communications Corp has a Piotroski F Score of 3 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 0.72x, a debt/equity ratio of 414% and a Moat Rank of 442 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 fall by -62.5% over the last 12 months. This performance is weak compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 495. Based on its 12 month stock performance, Frontier Communications Corp will not appeal to momentum investors.

VALUE + YIELD
Shares currently yield 28.77%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, Frontier Communications Corp ranks 302 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 bottom third of S&P500 companies. Its -227.7% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 11.2% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of -3% speak to its relatively poor ranking.