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Consolidated Investment Analysis for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) Company Description Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. The company’s Walmart U.S. segment offers meat, produce, deli, bakery, dairy, frozen foods, floral, and dry grocery; health and beauty aids, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; electronics, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts, and prepaid service and toys; fabrics and crafts, stationery and books, automotive accessories, hardware and paint, horticulture and accessories, sporting goods, outdoor entertaining, and seasonal merchandise; apparel, shoes, and jewelry; pharmacy and optical services; and home furnishings, housewares, and small appliances through discount stores, supercenters, and neighborhood markets, as well as through walmart.com. Its International segment includes various formats of retail stores and restaurants, including combination discount and grocery stores, supercenters, Sam’s Clubs, hypermarkets, cash-n-carry stores, department stores, and general merchandise stores. Share Statistics

Symbol Current Price 52wk Range Avg Vol (3m)

WMT 52.48 47.35- 56.27 14,061,600

EPS Market Cap 52wk Change P/E (ttm)

3.70 197.27B 3.10% 14.20

Financial Summary On February 18, 2010, Wal-Mart Stores Inc reported 4th quarter 2010 earnings of 1.17 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 23 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 4th quarter results by 13.59%. The next earnings announcement is expected on May 18, 2010. Wal-Mart Stores Inc reported annual 2010 earnings of 3.66 per share on February 18, 2010. The next earnings announcement from Wal-Mart Stores Inc is expected the week of February 22, 2011. WMT had 4th quarter 2010 revenues of 112.83bn. This missed the 113.14bn consensus estimate of the 15 analysts following the company. This was 14.35% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. WMT had revenues for the full year 2010 of 405.05bn. This was 0.95% above the prior year's results.


Analyst Consensus Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 29 polled investment analysts. Against the Wal-Mart Stores Inc company. Analyst Detail

Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

Latest

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0

4 weeks ago

20

4

4

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0

0

2 months ago

20

5

4

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0

3 months ago

19

5

5

0

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Last year

13

6

4

0

1

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The 23 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT:NYQ) have a median target of 62.00, with a high estimate of 70.00 and a low estimate of 50.00. The median estimate represents a 18.19% increase from the last price of 52.46.

# of Estimates

Mean

High

Low

1 Year Ago

SALES (in millions)

Quarter Ending Oct-10

13

103,762.00

104,428.00

102,692.00

108,162.00

Year Ending Jan-10

16

405,351.00

407,702.00

402,990.00

--

Year Ending Jan-11

13

426,812.00

430,530.00

422,714.00

414,552.00

Year Ending Jan-12

12

450,422.00

463,241.00

438,125.00

472,935.00

Quarter Ending Oct-10

19

0.92

0.95

0.88

0.88

Year Ending Jan-10

28

3.61

3.65

3.56

--

Year Ending Jan-11

27

4.00

4.10

3.90

3.88

Year Ending Jan-12

23

4.38

4.52

4.16

4.26

LT Growth Rate (%)

10

10.18

15.00

3.00

12.09

Earnings (per share)


Technical Analysis Chart

NET SHARE PURCHASE ACTIVITY

Insider Purchases - Last 6 Months Shares Purchases Sales Net Shares Purchased (Sold) Total Insider Shares Held % Net Shares Purchased (Sold)

Trans 10,000

2

538,690

10

(528,690)

12

1.71B

N/A

0.0%

N/A

Net Institutional Purchases - Prior Qtr to Latest Qtr Shares Net Shares Purchased (Sold) % Change in Institutional Shares Held

(74,813,800) (5.8%)


DIRECT COMPETITOR COMPARISON

WMT

Pvt1

COST

TGT

Industry

Market Cap:

197.27B

N/A

25.50B

42.24B

2.95B

Employ ees:

2,100,000

495,2871

79,000

351,000

23.50K

4.50%

N/A

11.30%

3.20%

6.90%

408.21B

122.58B1

74.22B

65.36B

5.23B

Gross Margin (ttm):

25.37%

N/A

12.74%

29.29%

31.28%

EBITDA (ttm):

31.66B

N/A

2.66B

6.70B

387.90M

6.00%

N/A

2.53%

7.15%

6.88%

14.41B

2.17B1

1.15B

2.49B

N/A

EPS (ttm):

3.697

N/A

2.594

3.296

2.35

P/E (ttm):

14.20

N/A

22.31

17.33

17.08

PEG (5 yr expected):

1.21

N/A

1.5

1.1

1.24

P/S (ttm):

0.48

N/A

0.34

0.64

0.57

Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy): Revenue (ttm):

Oper Margins (ttm): Net Income (ttm):


Consolidated Investment Analysis for Cisco Systems Inc. Cisco Systems Inc. (NYSE: CSCO) Company Description Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures and sells Internet protocol (IP)-based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology (IT) industry, and provides services associated with these products and their use. The Company provides a line of products for transporting data, voice, and video within buildings, across campuses, and around the world. Its products are designed to transform how people connect, communicate and collaborate. The Company's products are installed at enterprise businesses, public institutions, telecommunications companies, commercial businesses and personal residences. It has five segments: United States and Canada, European Markets, Emerging Markets, Asia Pacific, and Japan. The Emerging Markets theater consists of Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa and Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. In December 2009, the Company completed its acquisition of Starent Networks. Share Statistics

Symbol Current Price 52wk Range Avg Vol (3m)

CSCO 26.74 17.61- 27.74 48,405,200

EPS Market Cap 52wk Change P/E (ttm)

1.04 153.10B 43.69% 25.74

Financial Summary On February 03, 2010, Cisco Systems Inc reported 2nd quarter 2010 earnings of 0.40 per share. This result exceeded the 0.35 consensus of the 26 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 2nd quarter results by 25.00%. The next earnings announcement is expected on May 12, 2010. Cisco Systems Inc reported annual 2009 earnings of 1.35 per share on August 05, 2009. The next earnings announcement from Cisco Systems Inc is expected the week of August 02, 2010. CSCO.O had 2nd quarter 2010 revenues of 9.82bn. This bettered the 9.41bn consensus of the 27 analysts covering the company. This was 8.80% above the prior year's 2nd quarter results. CSCO.O had revenues for the full year 2009 of 36.12bn. This was -8.66% below the prior year's results.


Analyst Consensus Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 36 polled investment analysts. Against the Cisco Systems Inc company. Analyst Detail

Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

Latest

20

9

6

0

1

2

4 weeks ago

19

10

6

0

1

2

2 months ago

19

9

5

0

1

2

3 months ago

19

8

6

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1

2

Last year

11

5

14

0

0

0

The 24 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO:NSQ) have a median target of 29.50, with a high estimate of 35.00 and a low estimate of 27.00. The median estimate represents a 13.64% increase from the last price of 25.96.

# of Estimates

Mean

High

Low

1 Year Ago

SALES (in millions)

Quarter Ending Jul-10

28

10,679.70

11,117.00

10,368.30

9,354.50

Quarter Ending Oct-10

25

10,756.70

11,258.00

10,221.00

9,471.50

Year Ending Jul-10

30

39,821.90

41,850.00

39,341.70

35,671.00

Year Ending Jul-11

30

45,186.60

47,590.00

43,600.00

39,944.60

Quarter Ending Jul-10

27

0.40

0.44

0.38

0.34

Quarter Ending Oct-10

25

0.41

0.44

0.37

0.35

Year Ending Jul-10

30

1.55

1.61

1.52

1.25

Year Ending Jul-11

30

1.75

1.86

1.62

1.49

LT Growth Rate (%)

11

12.64

16.00

10.00

11.17

Earnings (per share)


Technical Analysis

NET SHARE PURCHASE ACTIVITY

Insider Purchases - Last 6 Months Shares Purchases Sales Net Shares Purchased (Sold) Total Insider Shares Held % Net Shares Purchased (Sold)

Trans N/A

0

5,017,000

13

(5,017,000)

13

4.7M

N/A

(51.7%)

N/A

Net Institutional Purchases - Prior Qtr to Latest Qtr Shares Net Shares Purchased (Sold) % Change in Institutional Shares Held

3,848,560 0.1%


DIRECT COMPETITOR COMPARISON

CSCO

ALU

HPQ

JNPR

Industry

Market Cap:

153.10B

6.24B

116.22B

15.22B

289.79M

Employ ees:

65,550

78,373

304,000

7,231

405.00

Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):

8.00%

-19.90%

8.20%

19.40%

33.40%

Revenue (ttm):

35.53B

N/A

116.92B

3.46B

103.30M

Gross Margin (ttm):

64.47%

33.72%

23.44%

65.46%

43.17%

9.42B

N/A

16.22B

741.54M

3.01M

21.41%

N/A

9.84%

17.19%

4.21%

Net Income (ttm):

6.07B

N/A

8.05B

284.57M

N/A

EPS (ttm):

1.039

N/A

3.317

0.53

N/A

P/E (ttm):

25.74

N/A

14.94

54.57

46.03

PEG (5 yr expected):

1.33

4.42

0.87

1.3

1.57

P/S (ttm):

4.18

N/A

0.97

4.24

1.93

EBITDA (ttm): Oper Margins (ttm):


Consolidated Investment Analysis for Kraft Foods Inc. Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE: KFT)

Company Description Kraft Foods Inc. (Kraft Foods) manufactures and markets packaged food products, including snacks, beverages, cheese, convenient meals and various packaged grocery products. It sells the products to consumers in approximately 160 countries. The Company operates three segments: Kraft Foods North America, Kraft Foods Europe and Kraft Foods Developing Markets. At December 31, 2009, the Company had operations in more than 70 countries and made the products at 159 manufacturing and processing facilities globally. At December 31, 2009, the Company's portfolio included nine brands, including Kraft cheeses, dinners and dressings; Oscar Mayer meats; Philadelphia cream cheese; Maxwell House and Jacobs coffee; Nabisco cookies and crackers and its Oreo cookie brand; Milka chocolates; and LU biscuits. On August 4, 2008, Kraft Foods completed the split-off of the Post cereals business into Ralcorp Holdings, Inc. In February 2010, the Company announced that it has acquired the control of Cadbury plc. Share Statistics Symbol Current Price 52wk Range Avg Vol (3m)

KFT 30.40 24.40- 31.09 15,876,600

EPS Market Cap 52wk Change P/E (ttm)

2.79 49.07B 20.63% 10.89

Financial Summary On May 06, 2010, Kraft Foods Inc reported 1st quarter 2010 earnings of 0.49 per share. This result exceeded the 0.44 consensus of the 16 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 1st quarter results by 8.89%. Kraft Foods Inc reported annual 2009 earnings of 2.03 per share on February 16, 2010. KFT had 1st quarter 2010 revenues of 11.32bn. This bettered the 11.15bn consensus of the 12 analysts covering the company. This was 2.66% above the prior year's 1st quarter results. KFT had revenues for the full year 2009 of 40.39bn. This was -4.30% below the prior year's results.


Analyst Consensus Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 18 polled investment analysts. Against the Kraft Foods Inc company. Analyst Detail

Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

Latest

8

4

6

0

0

0

4 weeks ago

7

4

7

0

0

0

2 months ago

7

4

7

0

0

0

3 months ago

6

3

6

0

0

2

Last year

4

2

11

0

0

0

The 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Kraft Foods Inc (KFT:NYQ) have a median target of 33.50, with a high estimate of 37.00 and a low estimate of 30.00. The median estimate represents a 10.31% increase from the last price of 30.37.

# of Estimates

Mean

High

Low

1 Year Ago

SALES (in millions)

Quarter Ending Jun-10

12

12,479.70

13,128.00

11,903.70

10,406.50

Quarter Ending Sep-10

12

12,217.70

12,837.00

11,848.00

10,541.10

Year Ending Dec-10

13

49,198.40

50,271.00

48,035.60

42,293.70

Year Ending Dec-11

13

51,836.00

52,801.00

50,635.40

43,817.30

Quarter Ending Jun-10

16

0.54

0.59

0.49

0.55

Quarter Ending Sep-10

14

0.53

0.57

0.47

0.52

Year Ending Dec-10

17

2.05

2.10

2.00

2.05

Year Ending Dec-11

17

2.33

2.40

2.25

2.21

LT Growth Rate (%)

3

7.73

8.20

7.00

6.40

Earnings (per share)


Technical Analysis

NET SHARE PURCHASE ACTIVITY

Insider Purchases - Last 6 Months Shares Purchases Sales Net Shares Purchased (Sold) Total Insider Shares Held % Net Shares Purchased (Sold)

Trans N/A

0

9,788

1

(9,788)

1

129.39M

N/A

0.0%

N/A

Net Institutional Purchases - Prior Qtr to Latest Qtr Shares Net Shares Purchased (Sold) % Change in Institutional Shares Held

8,323,860 1.2%


DIRECT COMPETITOR COMPARISON

KFT

CAG

NSRGY.PK

Pvt1

Industry

Market Cap:

49.07B

11.02B

N/A

N/A

1.53B

Employ ees:

97,000

25,600

N/A

N/A

32.40K

Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):

20.50%

-0.90%

N/A

N/A

8.40%

Revenue (ttm):

42.72B

12.53B

N/A

N/A

6.78B

Gross Margin (ttm):

36.49%

25.50%

N/A

N/A

35.77%

6.55B

1.74B

N/A

N/A

410.06M

13.11%

11.20%

N/A

N/A

15.02%

Net Income (ttm):

2.66B

810.30M

N/A

N/A

N/A

EPS (ttm):

2.792

1.809

N/A

N/A

2.67

P/E (ttm):

10.89

13.68

N/A

N/A

12.64

PEG (5 yr expected):

1.93

1.43

2.19

N/A

1.33

P/S (ttm):

1.15

0.87

N/A

N/A

1.41

EBITDA (ttm): Oper Margins (ttm):


Consolidated Investment Analysis for Macy’s Inc. Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M)

Company Description Macy's, Inc. (Macy's) is a retail company that operates retail stores and Internet Websites under two brands, Macy's and Bloomingdale's, which sell a range of merchandise, including men's, women's and children's apparel and accessories, cosmetics, home furnishings and other consumer goods in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico. As of January 31, 2009, the Company's operations were conducted through seven operating divisions: four geographic Macy's divisions, macys.com, Bloomingdale's, and bloomingdales.com, which are aggregated into one segment. As of January 31, 2009, the Company operated 847 retail stores in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam, comprising a total of approximately 154,300,000 square feet. Of such stores, 466 were owned, 263 were leased and 118 stores were operated under arrangements, where the Company owned the building and leased the land. Most stores of its are located at urban or suburban sites across the United States. Share Statistics Symbol Current Price 52wk Range Avg Vol (3m)

M 24.70 10.27- 25.25 10,829,400

EPS Market Cap 52wk Change P/E (ttm)

0.83 10.41B 100% 29.87

Financial Summary On February 23, 2010, Macy's Inc reported 4th quarter 2010 earnings of 1.40 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 7 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 4th quarter results by 32.08%. The next earnings announcement is expected on May 12, 2010. Macy's Inc reported annual 2010 earnings of 1.41 per share on February 23, 2010. The next earnings announcement from Macy's Inc is expected the week of February 22, 2011. M had 4th quarter 2010 revenues of 7.85bn. This bettered the 7.85bn consensus of the 10 analysts covering the company. This was 48.74% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. M had revenues for the full year 2010 of 23.49bn. This was -5.64% below the prior year's results.


Analyst Consensus Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 17 polled investment analysts. Against the Macy's Inc company. Analyst Detail

Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

Latest

6

2

9

0

0

0

4 weeks ago

5

2

11

0

0

0

2 months ago

5

2

10

0

0

0

3 months ago

5

2

10

0

0

0

Last year

3

3

10

0

0

0

The 14 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Macy's Inc (M:NYQ) have a median target of 29.00, with a high estimate of 35.00 and a low estimate of 20.00. The median estimate represents a 21.34% increase from the last price of 23.90.

# of Estimates

Mean

High

Low

1 Year Ago

SALES (in millions)

Quarter Ending Oct-10

10

5,461.59

5,565.00

5,363.00

5,317.35

Year Ending Jan-10

12

23,483.10

23,613.00

23,412.30

--

Year Ending Jan-11

12

24,523.60

24,876.50

24,144.00

23,263.20

Year Ending Jan-12

11

25,033.20

25,706.40

24,435.00

23,368.70

13

0.02

0.06

-0.03

-0.03

Year Ending Jan-10

8

1.37

1.39

1.35

--

Year Ending Jan-11

13

1.87

2.00

1.76

0.95

Year Ending Jan-12

17

2.17

2.52

1.96

1.40

LT Growth Rate (%)

4

12.00

19.00

6.00

9.33

Earnings (per share)

Quarter Ending Oct-10


Technical Analysis

NET SHARE PURCHASE ACTIVITY

Insider Purchases - Last 6 Months Shares Purchases

Trans N/A

0

71,756

10

Net Shares Purchased (Sold)

(71,756)

10

Total Insider Shares Held

573.28K

N/A

(11.1%)

N/A

Sales

% Net Shares Purchased (Sold) Net Institutional Purchases - Prior Qtr to Latest Qtr

Shares Net Shares Purchased (Sold) % Change in Institutional Shares Held

(27,730,600) (7.7%)


DIRECT COMPETITOR COMPARISON

M

DDS

Pvt1

SKS

Industry

Market Cap:

10.41B

2.01B

N/A

1.58B

10.07B

Employ ees:

161,000

29,323

147,0001

9,672

29.32K

Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):

-1.10%

-9.90%

N/A

-3.40%

0.30%

Revenue (ttm):

23.49B

6.23B

18.49B1

2.63B

17.18B

Gross Margin (ttm):

40.51%

34.11%

N/A

36.61%

36.61%

EBITDA (ttm):

2.66B

421.40M

N/A

110.03M

1.83B

Oper Margins (ttm):

6.19%

2.54%

N/A

-0.96%

10.64%

350.00M

68.53M

572.00M1

-57.66M

N/A

EPS (ttm):

0.827

0.929

N/A

-0.404

0.93

P/E (ttm):

29.87

29.28

N/A

N/A

28.63

PEG (5 yr expected):

0.96

3.45

N/A

N/A

1.19

P/S (ttm):

0.43

0.32

N/A

0.58

0.43

Net Income (ttm):


Consolidated Investment Analysis For Amazon.com Inc. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) Company Description Amazon.com, Inc. (Amazon.com) offers services to consumer customers, seller customers and developer customers. The Company serves its consumer customers through its retail Websites. It offers programs that enable seller customers to sell their products on the Company's Websites and their own branded Websites. It serves developer customers through Amazon Web Services, which provides access to technology infrastructure that developers can use to enable virtually any type of business. In addition, the Company generates revenue through co-branded credit card agreements and other marketing and promotional services, such as online advertising. The Company's operations are organized into two principal segments: North America and International. In August 2008, Amazon.com purchased Shelfari, a social network for book lovers. In December 2008, Amazon.com announced the completion of its acquisition of AbeBooks. In November 2009, the Company completed the acquisition of Zappos.com, Inc. Share Statistics Symbol Current Price 52wk Range Avg Vol (3m)

AMZN 133.87 73.10- 151.09 7,766,860

EPS Market Cap 52wk Change P/E (ttm)

2.30 59.66B 70.30% 58.33

Financial Summary On April 22, 2010, Amazon.com Inc reported 1st quarter 2010 earnings of 0.66 per share. This result exceeded the 0.60 consensus of the 27 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 1st quarter results by 60.98%. The next earnings announcement is expected on July 23, 2010. Amazon.com Inc reported annual 2009 earnings of 2.04 per share on January 28, 2010. AMZN.O had 1st quarter 2010 revenues of 7.13bn. This bettered the 6.85bn consensus of the 27 analysts covering the company. This was -25.09% below the prior year's 1st quarter results. AMZN.O had revenues for the full year 2009 of 24.51bn. This was 27.88% above the prior year's results.


Analyst Consensus Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 31 polled investment analysts. Against the Amazon.com Inc company. Analyst Detail

Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

Latest

14

8

9

0

0

0

4 weeks ago

14

8

9

0

0

0

2 months ago

15

8

9

0

0

0

3 months ago

15

8

9

0

0

0

Last year

4

6

20

0

1

0

The 23 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Amazon.com Inc (AMZN:NSQ) have a median target of 170.00, with a high estimate of 200.00 and a low estimate of 90.00. The median estimate represents a 30.31% increase from the last price of 130.46.

# of Estimates

Mean

High

Low

1 Year Ago

SALES (in millions)

Quarter Ending Jun-10

26

6,594.04

6,785.00

6,423.00

5,538.99

Quarter Ending Sep-10

26

7,240.90

7,728.00

6,831.00

5,816.22

Year Ending Dec-10

27

33,110.80

35,306.00

31,672.70

26,341.30

Year Ending Dec-11

26

41,110.90

49,633.00

37,944.50

30,522.80

Quarter Ending Jun-10

28

0.54

0.64

0.44

0.39

Quarter Ending Sep-10

26

0.62

0.71

0.48

0.40

Year Ending Dec-10

29

2.99

3.65

2.64

2.05

Year Ending Dec-11

28

3.95

4.94

3.31

2.72

LT Growth Rate (%)

17

27.02

56.00

15.00

22.92

Earnings (per share)


Technical Analysis Chart

NET SHARE PURCHASE ACTIVITY

Insider Purchases - Last 6 Months Shares Purchases Sales Net Shares Purchased (Sold) Total Insider Shares Held % Net Shares Purchased (Sold)

Trans N/A

0

2,467,960

34

(2,467,960)

34

95.46M

N/A

(2.5%)

N/A

Net Institutional Purchases - Prior Qtr to Latest Qtr Shares Net Shares Purchased (Sold) % Change in Institutional Shares Held

(23,649,700) (8.8%)


DIRECT COMPETITOR COMPARISON

AMZN

BKS

EBAY

Pvt1

Industry

Market Cap:

59.66B

1.24B

29.42B

N/A

130.32M

Employ ees:

24,300

37,000

16,400

N/A

519.00

Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):

45.90%

33.30%

8.70%

N/A

16.70%

Revenue (ttm):

26.75B

5.01B

8.90B

N/A

278.47M

Gross Margin (ttm):

22.48%

37.19%

71.77%

N/A

34.96%

EBITDA (ttm):

1.56B

334.44M

2.71B

N/A

10.12M

Oper Margins (ttm):

4.97%

3.08%

21.41%

N/A

1.00%

Net Income (ttm):

1.02B

79.63M

2.43B

N/A

N/A

EPS (ttm):

2.295

1.284

1.848

N/A

N/A

P/E (ttm):

58.33

16.73

12.18

N/A

18.45

PEG (5 yr expected):

1.65

4.54

1.11

N/A

1.13

P/S (ttm):

2.17

0.24

3.29

N/A

0.65


Consolidated Investment Analysis for Qwest Communications International Inc. Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) Company Description Qwest Communications International Inc. (Qwest), is a provider of data, Internet, video and voice services. The Company operates its business in the 14-state region of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Qwest operates in three segments: business markets, mass markets and wholesale markets. The Company's products and services are provided using its telecommunications network, which consists of voice and data switches, copper cables, fiber optic broadband cables and other equipment. The majority of the Company's network is located in its local service area. Within its local service area, Qwest's network serves approximately 10.3 million access lines in 14 states and forms a portion of the public switched telephone network (PSTN). Share Statistics Symbol Current Price 52wk Range Avg Vol (3m)

Q 5.31 3.30- 5.53 36,246,400

EPS Market Cap 52wk Change P/E (ttm)

0.28 9.22B 21.79% 18.70

Financial Summary On May 05, 2010, Qwest Communications International Inc reported 1st quarter 2010 earnings of 0.11 per share. This result exceeded the 0.09 consensus of the 21 analysts covering the company and underperformed last year's 1st quarter results by -15.38%. Qwest Communications International Inc reported annual 2009 earnings of 0.38 per share on February 16, 2010. Q had 1st quarter 2010 revenues of 2.97bn. This bettered the 2.94bn consensus of the 17 analysts covering the company. This was -0.94% below the prior year's 1st quarter results. Q had revenues for the full year 2009 of 12.31bn. This was -8.64% below the prior year's results.


Analyst Consensus Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 17 polled investment analysts. Against the Qwest Communications International Inc company. Analyst Detail

Buy

Outperform

Hold

Underperform

Sell

No Opinion

Latest

5

2

9

0

1

2

4 weeks ago

6

5

10

1

1

1

2 months ago

6

4

10

1

1

1

3 months ago

6

4

10

1

1

1

Last year

3

3

10

2

0

1

The 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Qwest Communications International Inc (Q:NYQ) have a median target of 6.00, with a high estimate of 6.60 and a low estimate of 5.50. The median estimate represents a 16.28% increase from the last price of 5.16.

# of Estimates

Mean

High

Low

1 Year Ago

SALES (in millions)

Quarter Ending Jun-10

15

2,909.49

2,957.43

2,886.78

3,036.00

Quarter Ending Sep-10

15

2,900.96

2,977.69

2,873.00

3,018.75

Year Ending Dec-10

20

11,643.40

11,835.70

11,399.40

12,121.80

Year Ending Dec-11

19

11,357.10

11,846.70

10,952.00

11,769.10

Quarter Ending Jun-10

21

0.09

0.11

0.06

0.09

Quarter Ending Sep-10

19

0.09

0.10

0.05

0.08

Year Ending Dec-10

23

0.34

0.40

0.25

0.33

Year Ending Dec-11

22

0.37

0.48

0.22

0.32

LT Growth Rate (%)

4

4.00

9.00

-2.00

2.67

Earnings (per share)


Technical Analysis Chart

NET SHARE PURCHASE ACTIVITY

Insider Purchases - Last 6 Months Shares

Trans

Purchases

N/A

0

Sales

N/A

0

Net Shares Purchased (Sold)

N/A

0

2.41M

N/A

0.0%

N/A

Total Insider Shares Held % Net Shares Purchased (Sold) Net Institutional Purchases - Prior Qtr to Latest Qtr

Shares Net Shares Purchased (Sold) % Change in Institutional Shares Held

7,244,430 0.5%


DIRECT COMPETITOR COMPARISON

Q

T

S

VZ

Industry

Market Cap:

9.22B

152.57B

12.37B

81.13B

720.08M

Employ ees:

30,138

276,280

40,000

222,900

1.30K

Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):

-6.50%

0.30%

-1.50%

1.20%

7.40%

Revenue (ttm):

12.10B

123.10B

32.14B

108.13B

931.93M

Gross Margin (ttm):

69.89%

58.94%

48.32%

60.28%

60.28%

3.97B

41.42B

6.15B

35.76B

377.23M

16.99%

17.68%

-3.29%

17.69%

19.35%

489.00M

11.88B

-2.71B

2.42B

N/A

EPS (ttm):

0.284

2.007

-0.93

0.85

0.64

P/E (ttm):

18.70

12.86

N/A

33.76

19.35

PEG (5 yr expected):

4.21

1.58

N/A

1.74

2.78

P/S (ttm):

0.74

1.23

0.38

0.74

1.32

EBITDA (ttm): Oper Margins (ttm): Net Income (ttm):


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