Stock Updates

Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) which is in the industry Diversified Communication Services, gaining 0.87% today. In the last week its performance is 5.81%, and -1.33% for the past quarter. Currently, Level 3 Communications, Inc., LVLT has a target price of 62.46, so today’s gain of 0.87% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.08%.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT), has a market cap of 18531.41, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 88.40%.

At the current price of 51.94, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 62.46. This is with a profit margin of 41.80%, and total debt/equity of 1.13. Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) has a P/E of 5.56, as well as a forward P/E of 23.8.

With a current EPS of 9.34, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 26.64%,Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 30.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.00%.

Performance for the year is -0.93%. Since its IPO date on 3/31/1998, the total performance to date is -4.45%.

Volume today for Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT), is 2292197, while its average volume is 1797.58. Whilst the total gain today was 0.87%, it did have a day high of -7.43%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.59%, and 1.76% for the month. The 52-week low for Level 3 Communications, Inc., LVLT has been 27.12%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.43%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 19.50%, and its return on assets is 15.10%. Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) has an operating margin of 12.00%. With a sales growth of -0.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Level 3 Communications, Inc., LVLT is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 1.05, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 1.3 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Level 3 Communications, Inc.? Well its PEG is 0.56, and the P/S is 2.25, along with a P/B of 1.79. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 18.46.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

About the author

Peter Clarke

Leave a Comment