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Today’s Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Centurylink and Frontier Communications

All three major indexes reached record highs Tuesday as investor’s concerns over rising geopolitical tensions and damage from hurricanes have subsided. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.28 percent to close at a record 22,118.86, while the S&P 500 Index increased 0.34 percent to close at a record 2,496.48. The Nasdaq Composite Index also rose 0.34 percent to close at a record 6,454.28. Financial stocks spiked Tuesday as the benchmark 10-year Treasury yield rallied to close at 2.171 percent. The Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund exchange-traded fund gained 1.1 percent on Tuesday.

“As long as these two issues – North Korea and the hurricane – have receded as concerns, it gives investors a green light to focus on stronger fundamentals,” said David Joy, chief market strategist at Ameriprise Financial in Boston.

RDI Initiates Coverage on:

Centurylink Inc.
https://rdinvesting.com/news/?ticker=CTL

Frontier Communications Corp.
https://rdinvesting.com/news/?ticker=FTR

CenturyLink’s stock moved 4.20% higher Tuesday, to close the day at $19.11. The stock recorded a trading volume of 11,881,680 shares, which was above its three months average volume of 10,607,900 shares. In the last year CenturyLink’s shares have traded in a range of 18.19 – 33.45. The stock is currently trading 42.87% below its 52 week high. The company’s shares are currently trading below their 200-day moving average. Moreover, the stock’s 50-day moving average of $21.07 is below its 200-day moving average of $23.56. Shares of the company are trading at a Price to Earnings ratio of 27.70. Shares of Centurylink have fallen approximately 19.64 percent year-to-date.

Access RDI’s Centurylink Inc. Research Report at:
https://rdinvesting.com/news/?ticker=CTL

On Tuesday, shares in Frontier Communications recorded a trading volume of 3,445,461 shares, which was below the three months average volume of 4,091,750 shares. The stock ended the day 3.30% higher at 13.76. The share price has gained 18.11% from its 52 week low with a 52 week trading range of 11.65 – 68.40.The company’s shares are currently trading below their 200-day moving average. Moreover, the stock’s 50-day moving average of $14.28 is below its 200-day moving average of $22.66. Shares of Frontier Communications have fallen approximately 72.86 percent year-to-date.

Access RDI’s Frontier Communications Corp. Research Report at:
https://rdinvesting.com/news/?ticker=FTR

Our Actionable Research on Centurylink Inc. (NYSE:CTL) and Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ:FTR) can be downloaded free of charge at Research Driven Investing.

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