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Last $45.37 USD
Change Today -0.36 / -0.79%
Volume 2.6M
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level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Snapshot

Open
$45.69
Previous Close
$45.73
Day High
$45.87
Day Low
$44.92
52 Week High
05/5/15 - $57.08
52 Week Low
10/14/14 - $37.61
Market Cap
16.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.9M
EPS TTM
$1.51
Shares Outstanding
355.8M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
30.1x
Dividend
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Dividend Yield
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Current Stock Chart for LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS INC (LVLT)

level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Details

Level 3 Communications, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a facilities-based provider of a range of integrated communications services primarily in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company provides transport services comprising wavelengths, private lines, transoceanic, and dark fiber, as well as related professional services; fiber services; and colocation and data center services, such as cloud, hosting, and application management solutions. It also offers Internet protocol (IP) and data services comprising Internet services, virtual private network, content delivery network, media delivery, Vyvx broadcast, converged business network, and managed services; local and enterprise voice services consisting of voice over IP enhanced local, SIP trunking, local inbound, primary rate interface, long distance, and toll free services; and collaboration services, such as audio, Web, and video conferencing services. In addition, the company provides wholesale voice services, including voice termination and toll free services. It primarily serves multinational customers, enterprises, portals and large search enterprises, regional service providers, systems integrators, and software service providers; online gaming providers, social networking providers, technology companies, and companies that provide video over the Internet; media conglomerates, programmers, studios and production companies, and broadcast station ownership groups; sports teams, and stadiums and venues; governments; and carriers, voice service providers, wireless providers, and broadband cable television operators. The company was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado.

13,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1884

level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $4.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Regional President of EMEA and GAM Division
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Regional President of Latin America
Total Annual Compensation: $762.1K
Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Vi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Key Developments

Level 3 Communications, Inc. Presents at Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference 2015, Aug-11-2015 01:05 PM

Level 3 Communications, Inc. Presents at Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference 2015, Aug-11-2015 01:05 PM. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116, United States. Speakers: Neel Dev, Group Vice President of Finance.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. Wins Contract with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Level 3 Communications, Inc. has been awarded a contract with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to expand its current Master IT Services Invitation to Qualify (ITQ) program contract to include security, network and telecommunications services. These services are in addition to the existing consulting services awarded under a previous master contract. The ITQ program contract allows Level 3 to bid on business opportunities issued by the Commonwealth. The ITQ program, launched in 2003, is a statewide, multiple-award contracting initiative that provides agencies a fast and efficient way to procure IT services from pre-qualified vendors, through COSTARS, the Commonwealth's cooperative purchasing program. Under the agreement, Level 3 is pre-qualified in 10 service categories. The contract became effective July 21, 2015. Level 3 has been serving customers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for 20 years; Level 3 operates more than 7,700 fiber miles in Pennsylvania, reaching more than 1,800 on-net buildings; As part of the ITQ contract, registered and eligible local public procurement units (LPPUs) and state-affiliated entities such as not-for-profit fire, rescue and ambulance companies, registered with COSTARS can identify and contract with preapproved service providers like Level 3.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2015; Reiterates Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Level 3 Communications, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $2,061 million compared to $1,625 million for the second quarter 2014. Net loss was $13 million or $0.04 basic and diluted net income per share compared to a net income of $51 million or $0.21 basic and diluted net income per share in the second quarter 2014. Income before income taxes were $5 million compared with $63 million a year ago. Operating income was $350 million compared with $256 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $419 million compared with $303 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $317 million compared with $241 million a year ago. As on June 30, 2015, the company's net debt was $10,486 million. The company reported adjusted EPS of $0.42, above the year-earlier level of $0.13. The company reported adjusted net income of $150 million. The company reported like figures of $45 million. On a GAAP basis, the company reported loss, due largely to a loss on the extinguishment and modification of debt, related to refinancing transactions completed during the quarter. Adjusted EBITDA was $665 million against $597 million a year earlier. In its 2015 business outlook, the company said it reiterates the outlook and expects 2015 adjusted EBITDA growth of 14% to 17% and free cash flow of $600 to $650 million. Given the capital markets activity in the quarter, the company lowering its interest expense outlook for the full year 2015, and now expect GAAP interest expense of approximately $650 million and net cash interest expense of approximately $640 million, compared to its prior outlook of $660 million and $645 million, respectively.

 

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