Of the 18 analysts tracking CenturyLink (CTL) stock on January 30, 2018, ten (56%) recommended “hold,” seven recommended “buy,” and one recommended “sell.”
Median target price
On January 30, analysts’ median target price for CenturyLink was $18, and the company’s closing price was $17.81. CenturyLink has returned -31% in the last 12 months, 6.8% in the last month, and 2.8% in the last five days. In comparison, AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), and Frontier Communications (FTR) have returned 0.67%, 1.3%, and -0.25%, respectively, in the last five days.
Moving average convergence divergence
On January 30, CenturyLink had an MACD (moving average convergence divergence) of 0.32. In comparison, Frontier’s MACD was -0.01 and Windstream’s (WIN) was -0.08. A positive MACD indicates that a stock is following an upward trading trend, while a negative MACD indicates a downward trading trend.