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Last $4.81 USD
Change Today -0.11 / -2.24%
Volume 7.1M
FTR On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
Frankfurt
As of 11:26 AM 07/7/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

frontier communications corp (FTR) Snapshot

Open
$4.92
Previous Close
$4.92
Day High
$4.93
Day Low
$4.81
52 Week High
02/17/15 - $8.46
52 Week Low
07/6/15 - $4.81
Market Cap
5.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
23.1M
EPS TTM
$0.19
Shares Outstanding
1.2B
EX-Date
05/26/15
P/E TM
25.4x
Dividend
$0.42
Dividend Yield
8.51%
Current Stock Chart for FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS CORP (FTR)

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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 Announces Acceptance of $283 Million in Annual Connect America Funding Phase II for Expansion of Broadband Service

Frontier Communications announced the acceptance of offers from the Federal Communications Commission totaling over USD 283 million in annual Connect America Fund Phase II support to deploy broadband to over 650,000 high-cost rural locations throughout its 28-state service area. It has reviewed the FCC's CAF Phase II rules and offers and looks forward to partnering with the FCC to achieve its common goal of increased broadband access for rural America. The company has decided to accept the CAF Phase II funding more than two months before the formal 27 August 2015 deadline because it eager to start building the infrastructure necessary to provide service to these markets as soon as possible. FCC had established the CAF in 2011 to facilitate broadband deployment to the millions of American living in rural areas without access to broadband infrastructure.

Frontier Communications Corporation Presents at Sanford C. Bernstein Thirty-First Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2015, May-28-2015 02:00 PM

Frontier Communications Corporation Presents at Sanford C. Bernstein Thirty-First Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2015, May-28-2015 02:00 PM. Venue: The Waldorf Astoria Hotel, 301 Park Avenue (between 49th and 50th Street), New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Daniel J. McCarthy, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director.

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.

 

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