CBB:NYE-Cincinnati Bell Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Telecom Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 15.22

Change

+0.01 (+0.07)%

Market Cap

USD 0.77B

Volume

0.99M

Average Target Price

USD 15.50 (+1.84%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Cincinnati Bell Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides diversified telecommunications and technology services to residential and business customers in the United States. It operates in two segments, Entertainment and Communications, and IT Services and Hardware. The Entertainment and Communications segment offers data services, including high-speed Internet access, data transport, and interconnection services, as well as metro-Ethernet products; and voice local services, as well as long distance, digital trunking, switched access, and other value-added services, such as caller identification, voicemail, call waiting, and call return. This segment also provides video services comprising entertainment channels, including digital music, local, movie, and sports programming with high-definition channels, parental controls, HD DVR, and video on-demand. In addition, this segment undertakes wiring projects for business customers; and offers advertising, directory assistance, maintenance, and information services. The IT Services and Hardware segment provides consulting services consisting of IT staffing and project-based engagements, including engineering and installation of voice, connectivity and IT technologies, development of digital application solutions, and staff augmentation; and hosted solutions comprising converged IP communications platforms of data, voice, video, and mobility applications. This segment also offers cloud services, such as virtual data center, storage, and backup services; and monitoring and managing technology environments and applications, as well as sells, architects, and installs telecommunications and IT infrastructure equipment. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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ETFs Containing CBB

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SEIX Virtus Seix Senior Loan E.. 0.00 % 0.57 %

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USD7.25M

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Telecom Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 45.37% 90% A- 92% A-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 45.37% 87% B+ 92% A-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 135.97% 100% A+ 97% A+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 135.97% 100% A+ 97% A+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -19.04% 50% F 24% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -19.04% 43% F 18% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 3.99% N/A N/A 63% D
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 3.99% N/A N/A 51% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 70.74% N/A N/A 4% F
Risk Adjusted Return 5.64% N/A N/A 32% F
Market Capitalization 0.77B 22% F 50% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Telecom Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 28.90 35% F 27% F
Price/Book Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 2.98 34% F 69% D+
EV/EBITDA 8.63 17% F 70% C-
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Return on Invested Capital 4.78% 38% F 46% F
Return on Assets 2.34% 35% F 55% F
Debt to Equity Ratio -1,315.57% 100% A+ 99% A+
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 21.55 3% F 1% F
Short Percent 18.97% 15% F 29% F
Beta 0.54 56% F 79% C+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor capital utilization

The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Dividend Growth

This stock has shown below median dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.