25 Mar

Analyzing Frontier Communications’ Revenues

WRITTEN BY Ambrish Shah

Frontier’s revenue trend

Frontier Communications’ (FTR) revenues have been falling sequentially over the past few quarters. In 2018, the company’s total revenues fell ~5.7% YoY (year-over-year) to $8.6 billion from $9.1 billion in 2017. In the fourth quarter of 2018, Frontier Communications’ total revenues fell ~4.2% YoY to $2.12 billion from $2.22 billion in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Analysts expect Frontier Communications’ revenues to see YoY changes of -4.4% to $2.10 billion in the first quarter, -4.1% to $2.07 billion in the second quarter, -4.3% to $2.04 billion in the third quarter, and -4.8% to $2.02 billion in the fourth quarter of 2019. Analysts expect the company’s revenues to see YoY changes of -4.5% to $8.23 billion in 2019, -4.6% to $7.85 billion in 2020, and -3.6% to $7.56 billion in 2021.

Analyzing Frontier Communications’ Revenues

Peer comparison

Charter Communications’ (CHTR) revenues are expected to rise ~5.1% YoY to $11.2 billion in the first quarter. Comcast’s (CMCSA) revenues are expected to rise ~20.2% YoY to $27.4 billion. CenturyLink’s (CTL) revenues are expected to fall ~3.5% YoY to $5.7 billion in the first quarter.

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