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Latest Valuation: Lumos Networks Corp. (NASDAQ: LMOS)


Lumos Networks Corp. is in the communication services sector and trades as part of the communication services industry. The company CEO is Timothy G. Biltz. Lumos Networks Corp is a fiber-based bandwidth infrastructure and service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region. It provides services to carrier and enterprise customers, including healthcare providers, financial institutions and educational institutions.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The LMOS stock showed a previous change of 0.00% with an open at 17.98 and a close of 17.98. It reached an intraday high of 0.00 and a low of 0.00.

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The stock has a market cap of $430.0m with 23.9m shares outstanding, of which the float is 22.3m shares. Trading volume reached 0 shares compared to its average volume of 165,312 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Lumos Networks Corp. shares returned 0.06% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 0.00%. Over three months, it changed 0.56%. In one year it has changed 25.38% and within that year its 52-week high was 17.99 and its 52-week low was 14.08. LMOS stock is 27.70% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 17.72 and a 50 day moving average of 17.95. Currently LMOS stock is trading 1.47% above its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at -0.03 that ended on 31st of December 2016. Based on 2 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.05. The TTM EPS is -0.24.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

3rdQtr of 2017 (Reported on 11/08/2017): -0.02
2ndQtr of 2017 (Reported on 08/07/2017): 0.02
1stQtr of 2017 (Reported on 05/08/2017): -0.24
4thQtr of 2016 (Reported on 11/08/2016): 0.01
3rdQtr of 2016 (Reported on 08/03/2016): 0.04

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 6.90% of insider ownership and 92.30% of institutional ownership. Short-interest was 649,241, which was 2.71% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 3.34. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is 0.78.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is -0.68%, profit margin is -2.31%, price-to-sales is 1.97 and price-to-book is 3.07.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 2  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 1  :Financial Strength Score
 4  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 1  :Overall Score

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