Analysts’ consensus on CenturyLink
According to analysts’ consensus, CenturyLink (CTL) stock has a mean target price of $12.77 and a current market price of $11.35, which suggests an upside potential of 12.5% in the next 12 months. Among the 15 analysts tracking CenturyLink, two recommended a “buy,” 12 recommended a “hold,” and one recommended a “sell.”
CenturyLink has generated returns of -38.9% in the trailing 12-month period and 12.0% in the trailing one-month period. CenturyLink’s share price increased 1.8% in the last five trading days. Charter Communications (CHTR), Comcast (CMCSA), and Frontier Communications (FTR) have generated returns of 2.3%, 4.8%, and -11.2%, respectively, in the last five trading days.
CenturyLink’s current 14-day MACD (moving average convergence divergence) is 0.46. Frontier Communications’ 14-day MACD is -0.28, Charter Communications’ 14-day MACD is 4.61, while Comcast’s 14-day MACD is 1.35. A negative MACD suggests that a stock is in a downward trading trend, while a positive MACD number suggests an upward trading trend.
Analysts’ recommendations for peers
About 20 of the 30 analysts tracking Charter Communications recommended a “buy.” For Comcast, 26 of the 33 analysts tracking the company recommended a “buy.” None of the 11 analysts tracking Frontier Communications recommended a “buy.”