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Morning Trending Tickers: Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT)

The company in question is, Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) currently with a stock price of 59.03 (0.10% today). The market cap for Level 3 Communications, Inc. is 21.28 B, and is in the sector Technology, and Diversified Communication Services industry. The target price for Level 3 Communications, Inc. is 62.82. Currently Level 3 Communications, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 33.24, and a forward P/E of 33.22. Average volume for Level 3 Communications, Inc. is 2338.33 and so far today it is 1791073.

Performance in the last year for Level 3 Communications, Inc. has been 13.67%. For EPS growth, Level 3 Communications, Inc. has seen a growth of -80.40%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 26.57%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 18.20% over the last five years and could be 2.70% for the next five years. Level 3 Communications, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -0.10%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -26.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.34%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 8.16%.

Since the IPO date for Level 3 Communications, Inc. on the 3/31/1998, Level 3 Communications, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 4.74%. With Level 3 Communications, Inc. trading at 59.03, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 1.78.

So could Level 3 Communications, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 33.24. The PEG is 12.31, P/S is 2.6 and the P/B is at 1.93. The P/cash is 10.93, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.6, and the quick ratio is 1.6. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.95, and total debt/equity at 0.98.

In terms of margins, Level 3 Communications, Inc. has a gross margin of 50.20%, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Level 3 Communications, Inc. is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 5.70%.

Insider ownership for Level 3 Communications, Inc., is at 0.60% and institutional ownership comes to 87.90%. Outstanding shares are at 360.41. While shares float is 359.64. The float short is currently 1.65%, and short ratio is 2.54.

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