CenturyLink is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services.
It also offers voice and data communications, as well as television and home security services. CenturyLink's local and long distance voice communications is POTS. CenturyLink's data communication is through DSL, Metro Ethernet, MPLS, ATM, and Frame Relay over fiber optics and copper DS-3 and T-1 lines. The Company also offers bundling with Verizon Wireless.
Type
Public
HQ
Monroe, US
Founded
1930
Size (employees)
39,500 (est)
CenturyLink was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Monroe, US
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Key People/Management at CenturyLink

Jeff Storey

Jeff Storey

CEO
Shaun Andrews

Shaun Andrews

Executive Vice President, Product Management
Richard Batelaan

Richard Batelaan

Executive Vice President, North America Operations
Gaurav Chand

Gaurav Chand

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Stacey W. Goff

Stacey W. Goff

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer
Aamir M. Hussain

Aamir M. Hussain

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
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CenturyLink Office Locations

CenturyLink has offices in Aberdeen, Fernandina Beach, Frederiksted, Lone Tree and in 237 other locations
Monroe, US (HQ)
100 CenturyLink Drive
Bellevue, US
1100 112th Ave NE
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CenturyLink Financials and Metrics

CenturyLink Revenue

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CenturyLink's revenue was reported to be $17.47 b in FY, 2016 which is a 2.4% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

11.8 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

6.3 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

53.3%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

407 m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

1.5 b

Market capitalization (16-Aug-2018)

25.2 b

Closing stock price (16-Aug-2018)

23.3

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

700 m

EV

61.8 b
CenturyLink's current market capitalization is $25.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

18.1 b18 b17.9 b17.5 b

Revenue growth, %

0%(1%)(2%)

Cost of goods sold

7.5 b7.8 b7.8 b7.8 b

Gross profit

10.6 b10.2 b10.1 b9.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.4 b4.6 b4.4 b4.4 b4.4 b4.2 b4.1 b5.9 b11.8 b

Cost of goods sold

1.9 b1.9 b2 b2 b1.9 b2 b2 b1.9 b1.9 b2 b1.9 b1.9 b2.8 b5.5 b

Gross profit

2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.5 b2.5 b2.5 b2.6 b2.5 b2.4 b2.4 b2.3 b2.2 b3.1 b6.3 b

Gross profit Margin, %

58%57%57%56%57%56%56%57%56%54%55%54%53%53%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

168 m128 m126 m222 m

Current Assets

3.9 b3.6 b2.7 b5.2 b

Goodwill

20.7 b20.8 b20.7 b19.7 b

Total Assets

51.8 b50.1 b47.6 b47 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

266 m219 m181 m734 m155 m155 m355 m438 m191 m140 m214 m342 m501 m700 m

Current Assets

3.8 b3.7 b3.6 b4 b3.5 b3.3 b3.4 b2.9 b2.8 b2.7 b5 b2.9 b4.2 b4.5 b

Goodwill

20.6 b20.7 b20.7 b20.7 b20.8 b20.8 b20.8 b20.7 b20.8 b20.8 b19.7 b19.6 b30.8 b30.7 b

Total Assets

52 b51.2 b50.6 b50.6 b49.5 b49 b48.8 b47.5 b47.1 b46.8 b46.6 b50.9 b74.8 b74.3 b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(239 m)772 m878 m626 m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.9 b

Accounts Payable

(76 m)70 m(168 m)109 m

Cash From Operating Activities

5.6 b5.2 b5.2 b4.6 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

(478 m)203 m396 m584 m192 m335 m540 m236 m432 m584 m163 m180 m115 m407 m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.4 b1.1 b2.2 b3.3 b1 b2.1 b3.1 b976 m2 b3 b880 m1.8 b1.3 b2.6 b

Accounts Payable

123 m75 m(21 m)(80 m)(112 m)(84 m)78 m74 m52 m(81 m)(112 m)(14 m)(173 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

4.4 b1.4 b2.5 b3.9 b1.3 b2.5 b4 b1.4 b2.6 b3.5 b1.1 b1.7 b1.7 b3.2 b
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

40.7 x

EV/CFO

19 x

EV/FCF

36.9 x

Financial Leverage

3.2 x
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CenturyLink Operating Metrics

CenturyLink's Broadband Subscribers was reported to be 5.9 m in Q1, 2017.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Broadband Subscribers

6.08 m6.10 m6.10 m6.10 m6.05 m6.10 m6 m6 m5.95 m5.90 m

Data Centers

58 58 59 59 59 59 58 58 58

Fiber Miles

177 k259 k265 k

TV Subscribers

242 k285 k302 k311 k318 k325 k
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CenturyLink Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
1200 Landmark Center Condominium Association
Actel, LLC
AppFog
Block 142 Parking Garage Association
Bloomingdale Telephone Company, Inc.
Brown Equipment Corp.
Carolina Telephone and Telegraph Company LLC
Carter Company, Inc.
Cascade Autovon Company
Cellunet of India Limited
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CenturyLink Revenue Breakdown

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CenturyLink revenue breakdown by business segment: 43.9% from Legacy services, 46.1% from Strategic services and 10.0% from Other

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CenturyLink Online and Social Media Presence

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CenturyLink News and Updates

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CenturyLink shares up 4% after company earnings, increased outlook

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CenturyLink Joins Light Reading's NFV & Carrier SDN Event as Host Sponsor

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CenturyLink Company Life and Culture

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