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Last $5.28 USD
Change Today +0.36 / 7.32%
Volume 39.4M
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frontier communications corp (FTR) Details

Frontier Communications Corporation, a communications company, provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, video, and voice over Internet protocol products, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers; and directories. As of December 31, 2014, it had approximately 3,214,800 residential customers; approximately 304,700 business customers; 2,373,900 broadband subscribers; and 586,600 video subscribers. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.

17,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/7/15
Founded in 1927

frontier communications corp (FTR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $908.3K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $731.3K
Chief Customer Officer and Executive Vice Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $545.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

frontier communications corp (FTR) Key Developments

Frontier Communications Corporation Announces Hart-Scott-Rodino Clearance from Federal Trade Commission for its Acquisition of Verizon Wireline Operations in California, Florida and Texas

Frontier Communications Corporation announced that the Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, with respect to Frontier's proposed acquisition of Verizon's wireline operations providing services to residential, commercial and wholesale customers in California, Florida and Texas. The definitive agreement between Frontier and Verizon was announced February 5, 2015. The expiration of the HSR waiting period satisfies one of the conditions of the completion of the transaction, which remains subject to other customary conditions, including the approval of the Federal Communications Commission and certain governmental authorities in the states covered. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2016.

Frontier Communications Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend for Second Quarter, Payable on June 30, 2015

Frontier Communications Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend payment for second quarter of $0.105 per share of common stock, payable on June 30, 2015 to holders of record of common stock at the close of business on May 28, 2015.

Frontier Communications Corporation Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2015

Frontier Communications Corporation announced consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of $1,371 million against $1,154 million a year ago. The increase in revenue during the first quarter of 2015 is primarily a result of the incremental contribution of the Connecticut operations acquired on October 24, 2014. Operating income was $163 million against $226 million a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $81 million against income before income taxes of $56 million a year ago. Net loss was $51 million against net income of $39 million a year ago. Basic net loss per common share was $0.05 against net income per share of $0.04 a year ago. Non-GAAP adjusted net income per common share was $0.02 against $0.05 a year ago. Capital expenditures - Business operations was $170 million against $135 million a year ago. Capital expenditures - Integration activities was $10 million against $10 million a year ago. Operating cash flow, as adjusted was $564 million against $521 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $197 million against $235 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $249 million against $313 million a year ago. Operating cash flow was $504 million against $507 million a year ago. Non-GAAP net income, as adjusted was $21 million or $0.02 earnings per share compared to $48 million or $0.05 earnings per share a year ago. For the full year of 2015, the company’s expectation for free cash flow is $785 million to $825 million and for capital expenditures for Frontier business operations is $650 million to $700 million.


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