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CenturyLink Inc (CTL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

CenturyLink Inc (CTL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

CenturyLink Inc (CenturyLink) is an integrated communications company. Its solutions include local and long-distance, broadband, private line, MPLS, data integration, managed hosting, co-location, Ethernet, network access, video, wireless and other services. The company also provides local access and fiber transport services to competitive local exchange carriers, besides carrying out security monitoring. CenturyLink offers other related services such as lease, sales, installation, and maintenance of customer premise telecommunications equipment; and provides billing and collection services to third parties; and publishes local telephone directories. CenturyLink offers its solutions to residential, business, governmental and wholesale customers. The company markets its solutions through direct sales representatives, local retail stores, inbound call centers, telemarketing and other third parties such as retailers, door to door sales agents and satellite television providers among others. CenturyLink caters its services to a wide range of industries, such as financial services, healthcare institutions, retail, media and entertainment, gaming network, and public sector undertakings. It operates data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. CenturyLink is headquartered in Monroe, Louisiana, the US.

CenturyLink Inc Key Recent Developments

Mar 19,2018: Echoenergia Innovates In Electric Sector With CenturyLink On Its Journey To AWS Cloud
Mar 13,2018: Bill Bradley appointed to first state cybersecurity commission
Mar 02,2018: EagleForce Associates to talk about health data analytics and ways to combat the opioid crisis at HIMSS 2018 conference
Feb 27,2018: CenturyLink names Matt Gutierrez as senior managing director for Asia Pacific
Feb 15,2018: CenturyLink posts Q4 and full year 2017 results

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Section 1 - About the Company
CenturyLink Inc - Key Facts
CenturyLink Inc - Key Employees
CenturyLink Inc - Key Employee Biographies
CenturyLink Inc - Major Products and Services
CenturyLink Inc - History
CenturyLink Inc - Company Statement
CenturyLink Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
CenturyLink Inc - Business Description
Product Category: IP and Data Services
Overview
Performance
Product Category: IT and Managed Services
Overview
Performance
Product Category: Regulatory Revenues
Overview
Performance
Product Category: Transport and Infrastructure
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Product Category: Voice and Collaboration
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
CenturyLink Inc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
CenturyLink Inc - Strengths
CenturyLink Inc - Weaknesses
CenturyLink Inc - Opportunities
CenturyLink Inc - Threats
CenturyLink Inc - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Mar 19, 2018: Echoenergia Innovates In Electric Sector With CenturyLink On Its Journey To AWS Cloud
Mar 13, 2018: Bill Bradley appointed to first state cybersecurity commission
Mar 02, 2018: EagleForce Associates to talk about health data analytics and ways to combat the opioid crisis at HIMSS 2018 conference
Nov 27, 2017: Frontier Communications Joins Voluntary Agreements as Industry Prepares Multi-Year Extension of Landmark Energy-Efficiency Commitments
Nov 17, 2017: CenturyLink wins seven awards for network excellence at MEF 2017
Nov 08, 2017: CenturyLink reports third quarter 2017 results
Aug 02, 2017: CenturyLink reports lower Q2 net income, provides outlook for Q3
Jul 06, 2017: CenturyLink's senior vice president named to Executive Leadership Council
Jun 22, 2017: CenturyLink announces additional executive leadership appointments
Jun 22, 2017: CenturyLink announces new organizational structure
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
CenturyLink Inc, Key Facts
CenturyLink Inc, Key Employees
CenturyLink Inc, Key Employee Biographies
CenturyLink Inc, Major Products and Services
CenturyLink Inc, History
CenturyLink Inc, Subsidiaries
CenturyLink Inc, Key Competitors
CenturyLink Inc, Ratios based on current share price
CenturyLink Inc, Annual Ratios
CenturyLink Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
CenturyLink Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
CenturyLink Inc, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
CenturyLink Inc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
CenturyLink Inc, Ratio Charts

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