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USM - United States Cellular Share Price

$35.27 -0.1  -0.3%

Last Trade - 11/08/20

Mid Cap
Market Cap £2.30bn
Enterprise Value £3.27bn
Revenue £3.08bn
Position in Universe 1497th / 6376
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1m +6.41%
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52w High -11.9%
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
3,893 4,031 3,990 3,890 3,967 4,022 3,919 4,079 +0.7%
-45.4 -1.2 -6.68 -28.4
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 31 March 2020, United States Cellular Corp revenues decreased less than 1% to $963M. Net income increased 31% to $71M. Revenues reflect Service increase of 3% to $762M, also reflect Equipment sales decrease of 11% to $201M. Net income benefited from Interest expense decrease of 17% to $24M (expense), Equity in earnings of unconsolidated ent increase of 2% to $45M (income), Other, net increase from $0K to $1M (income).
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Profile Summary

United States Cellular Corporation (U.S. Cellular) is a provider of wireless telecommunication services. The Company's wireless operating markets are in the United States. U.S. Cellular provides service to postpaid and prepaid customers from a range of demographic segments. The Company focuses on retail consumers, government and small-to-mid-size business customers in industries, such as construction, retail, professional services and real estate. The Company offers a range of wireless devices, such as handsets, modems, mobile hotspots, home phones and tablets for use by its customers. U.S. Cellular offers wireless devices that are compatible with fourth generation long term evolution (4G LTE) and third generation (3G) networks. U.S. Cellular offers a range of accessories, such as carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, battery chargers, and memory cards to related consumer electronics, such as headphones, speakers and Bluetooth keyboards.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Incorporated December 22, 1983
Public Since May 5, 1988
No. of Shareholders: 228
No. of Employees: 5,500
Sector Telecoms
Industry Telecommunications Services
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 85,000,000
Free Float (0.0%)
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Latest News for USM
Upcoming Events for USM
Friday 28th August, 2020
Dividend For UZC.N - 0.4582 USD
Friday 28th August, 2020
Dividend For UZB.N - 0.4531 USD
Friday 11th September, 2020
Dividend For UZA.N - 0.4344 USD
Thursday 29th October, 2020 Estimate
Q3 2020 United States Cellular Corp Earnings Release
Friday 11th December, 2020
Dividend For UZA.N - 0.4344 USD
Frequently Asked Questions for United States Cellular
What is the United States Cellular share price?

As of 11/08/20, shares in United States Cellular are trading at $35.27, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.30bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the United States Cellular share price performed this year?

Shares in United States Cellular are currently trading at $35.27 and the price has moved by 0.37% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the United States Cellular price has moved by -12.6% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for United States Cellular?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for United States Cellular, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 2 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for United States Cellular is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will United States Cellular next release its financial results?

United States Cellular is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-31
What is the United States Cellular dividend yield?

United States Cellular does not currently pay a dividend.

Does United States Cellular pay a dividend?

United States Cellular does not currently pay a dividend.

When does United States Cellular next pay dividends?

United States Cellular does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy United States Cellular shares?

To buy shares in United States Cellular you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of United States Cellular?

Shares in United States Cellular are currently trading at $35.27, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.30bn.

Where are United States Cellular shares listed? Where are United States Cellular shares listed?

Here are the trading details for United States Cellular:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: USM
What kind of share is United States Cellular?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, United States Cellular is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a United States Cellular share price forecast 2020?

Shares in United States Cellular are currently priced at $35.27. At that level they are trading at 17.95% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering United States Cellular currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 1.484 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the United States Cellular share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like United States Cellular. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 0.79%. At the current price of $35.27, shares in United States Cellular are trading at 9.03% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the United States Cellular PE Ratio?

The United States Cellular PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 19.59. The shares are currently trading at $35.27.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of United States Cellular?

United States Cellular's management team is headed by:

J. Samuel Crowley - IND
LeRoy Carlson - CHM
Walter Carlson - DRC
Kenneth Meyers - PRE
Jay Ellison - COO
Michael Irizarry - EVP
Ronald Daly - IND
Steven Campbell - EVP
Kurt Thaus - DRC
Deirdre Drake - CHO
Peter Sereda - DRC
Douglas Chambers - CFO
Laurent Therivel - PRE
Who are the major shareholders of United States Cellular?

Here are the top five shareholders of United States Cellular based on the size of their shareholding:

Telephone and Data Systems Inc Corporation
Percentage owned: 71.38% (37.8m shares)
Gabelli Funds, LLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.14% (2.72m shares)
Dimensional Fund Advisors, L.P. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.59% (1.90m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 2.98% (1.58m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 1.97% (1.04m shares)
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