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Frontier Communications is a provider of telecommunications services. The company offers broadband, video, voice, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled product and service offerings, specialized bundles for small businesses and home offices, and advanced business communications for medium and large businesses. It is focused on providing services predominantly to rural areas and small and medium-sized towns and cities.

TypePublic
Founded1935
HQNorwalk, US
Websitefrontier.com
Employee Ratings2.4

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2019)19,100(-3%)
Job Openings239
Revenue (FY, 2019)$8.1 B(-5%)
Share Price (Apr 2020)$0.2 (-9%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Frontier Communications

Bernard L. Han

Bernard L. Han

President and Chief Executive Officer
Kenneth W. Arndt

Kenneth W. Arndt

Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Elisa Bannon-Jones

Elisa Bannon-Jones

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Sheldon Bruha

Sheldon Bruha

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Steve Gable

Steve Gable

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
John Lass

John Lass

Executive Vice President and Chief Transformation Officer
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Frontier Communications Office Locations

Frontier Communications has offices in Norwalk, Colusa, Coos Bay, Covina and in 17 other locations
Norwalk, US (HQ)
401 Merritt 7
Colusa, US
21 12th St
Coos Bay, US
276 Laclair St
Covina, US
176 E Badillo St
Elkhart, US
129 S 2nd St
Everett, US
15 SW Everett Mall Way suite d
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Frontier Communications Financials and Metrics

Frontier Communications Revenue

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Frontier Communications's revenue was reported to be $8.11 b in FY, 2019 which is a 5.9% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2020)

1.8b

Net income (Q2, 2020)

(181.0m)

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

140.0m

Market capitalization (24-Apr-2020)

24.6m

Closing stock price (24-Apr-2020)

0.2

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

2.3b

EV

4.2b
Frontier Communications's current market capitalization is $24.6 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

9.1b8.6b8.1b

Revenue growth, %

3%(6%)(6%)

Cost of goods sold

3.6b3.3b3.1b

Gross profit

5.6b5.3b5.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

2.2b2.2b2.1b2.1b2.1b2.0b1.9b1.8b

Cost of goods sold

855.0m847.0m829.0m794.0m763.0m771.0m

Gross profit

1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

61%61%61%62%63%61%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

522.0m362.0m354.0m760.0m

Accounts Receivable

938.0m819.0m723.0m629.0m

Prepaid Expenses

88.0m78.0m86.0m89.0m

Current Assets

1.7b1.3b1.3b3.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(1.8b)(643.0m)(5.9b)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2b2.0b1.8b

Accounts Payable

(315.0m)(141.0m)(122.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.9b1.8b1.5b
Quarterly
USDFY, 2016

Debt/Equity

4 x

Debt/Assets

0.6 x

Financial Leverage

6.4 x
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Frontier Communications Operating Metrics

Frontier Communications's Customers was reported to be 4.1 m in FY, 2019.
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Frontier Communications Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Verizon Wireline OperationsApril 01, 2016$10.50 b
The Southern New England Telephone CompanyOctober 24, 2014
Global Valley NetworksNovember 01, 2007
Commonwealth Telephone Enterprises LLCSeptember 18, 2006$1.30 b
Electric Lightwave NY, LLCMay 16, 2002
Rhinelander Telecommunications, LLCNovember 01, 1998
Citizens Capital Ventures Corp.
Citizens Directory Services Company L.L.C.
Citizens Louisiana Accounting Company
Citizens Newcom Company
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Frontier Communications Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

62/100

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Frontier Communications Revenue Breakdown

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Frontier Communications revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.0% from Video Services, 32.3% from Voice Services, 48.5% from Data and Internet Services and 6.2% from Other

Frontier Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Frontier Communications News and Updates

Frontier Communications Seeking New CEO Ahead of Restructuring

Frontier Communications Seeking New CEO Ahead of Restructuring

Frontier Communications Adds Carbyne's Cutting Edge Next Generation 911 Services to Their Product Offerings

NEW YORK, June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Frontier Communications, a leader in providing communications services, announced an agreement with Carbyne, a global leader in Next Generation 911 public safety communications. Under this agreement, Frontier will be offering Carbyne's c-Lite NG911...

Frontier Communications to sell assets and operations in four states for $1.352 billion in cash

Frontier Communications Corp. shares soared 18% Wednesday, after the company said it is selling its operations and associated assets in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana to WaveDivision Capital LLC and Searchlight Capital Partners LLC for $1.352 billion in cash. The company, a provider of vide…

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Frontier Communications Blogs

Is Your Data Safe When You Work From Home? 5 Tips to Consider

We’re in a new world of work. Suddenly, our homes—our familiar homes–are our unrecognizable workplaces. This new arrangement opens up security concerns we’ve never thought about, from social interaction and management to information security. Securing corporate information and data itself is a huge …

6 Tips for Helping Kids Learn at Home

As a teacher, I know that any time kids are away from school, an academic slide can occur. Kids who consistently read, practice math, and write on a regular basis have a huge advantage over those who don’t. And as a parent of two teens, I understand how hard it can be to motivate and Read More...

Make Online Learning Fun With These Tools

Right now you probably have digital learning going on every day in your house. Your children’s teachers and schools are going above and beyond, but families still have a lot of non-school hours at home to fill. There are lots of resources online for independent learning. Kids of all ages can learn n…

Understanding Your VPN

When you first start working from home, this phrase just might throw you: “You need to VPN in.” Let’s unravel that mystery right away. VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. This is your employer’s way of adding a level of security and privacy when you’re sending and receiving all kinds of document…

The Whole Family’s Online! Get More Out of your Bandwidth

You might not have to think too much about your bandwidth—the amount of data your home network can send and receive at one time—until you’re working from home. Suddenly, everyone in your family is online taking classes, streaming movies, video chatting, gaming, all at the same time. That’s a lot of …

How Much Speed Do You Need to Do Your Job from Home?

If your company has asked you to work from home on a temporary basis, and you’ve never done it before, take a minute to make sure your Internet is up to it. Think about how you work and what you need to do online to keep in touch. Different professional tasks require different speeds in Read More...
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Frontier Communications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Frontier Communications founded?

    Frontier Communications was founded in 1935.

  • Who are Frontier Communications key executives?

    Frontier Communications's key executives are Bernard L. Han, Kenneth W. Arndt and Elisa Bannon-Jones.

  • How many employees does Frontier Communications have?

    Frontier Communications has 19,100 employees.

  • What is Frontier Communications revenue?

    Latest Frontier Communications annual revenue is $8.1 b.

  • What is Frontier Communications revenue per employee?

    Latest Frontier Communications revenue per employee is $424.5 k.

  • Who are Frontier Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Frontier Communications include Gamma Communications, Orange and T-Mobile USA.

  • Where is Frontier Communications headquarters?

    Frontier Communications headquarters is located at 401 Merritt 7, Norwalk.

  • Where are Frontier Communications offices?

    Frontier Communications has offices in Norwalk, Colusa, Coos Bay, Covina and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Frontier Communications have?

    Frontier Communications has 23 offices.