He says required relief is imminent in two states and will further strengthen operations. He sees EPS of $1.52 in 2001 and $1.75 in 2002. Has has a $50 price target on CenturyTel stock. Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.
CenturyTel Inc., the country's fifth-largest local-phone company, said Thursday that it will buy Qwest Communications International Inc., the third-largest, in a stock swap worth $10.6 billion to gain the benefits of scale in a shrinking business.
CenturyTel Inc., the country's fifth-largest local-phone company, said Thursday that it will buy Qwest Communications International Inc., the third-largest, in a stock swap worth $10.6 billion to gain the benefits of scale in a shrinking business.
CenturyTel Inc., the country's fifth-largest local-phone company, said Thursday that it will buy Qwest Communications International Inc., the third-largest, in a stock swap worth $10.6 billion to gain the benefits of scale in a shrinking business.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- In one of the largest telecommunication mergers in years, CenturyTel Inc. announced Thursday it will acquire Qwest Communications in a $10.6 billion all-stock transaction. The combined companies will …
NEW YORK — CenturyTel Inc., the country's fifth-largest local-phone company, plans to buy the third-largest, Qwest Communications International Inc., in a stock deal worth more than $10 billion so the companies can try to better deal …
Under the terms of the agreement, EMBARQ shareholders will receive 1.37 CenturyTel shares for each share of EMBARQ common stock they own. Based on the closing stock price for CenturyTel on October 24, 2008, this consideration …
CenturyTel, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Embarq Corporation (NYSE: EQ) announced that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement under which CenturyTel will acquire EMBARQ in a tax free, stock-for-stock transaction …
CenturyTel, a provider of local phone and Internet services, agreed to buy Embarq, its larger competitor and a spinoff from Sprint Nextel, for about $5.76 billion in stock, excluding debt. The deal was announced Monday morning, confirming a …
... announced today that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement under which CenturyTel will acquire EMBARQ in a tax free, stock-for-stock transaction creating one of the leading communications companies in …