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Forbes  Feb 26  Comment 
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 02/13/2015 settlement date, which shows a 14,706,282 share decrease in total short interest for Frontier Communications Corp (NASD: FTR), to 132,316,544, a decrease of...
Motley Fool  Feb 19  Comment 
Fresh off a big market buyout from AT&T, Frontier Communications is looking forward to another huge deal with Verizon. It's all about growth by acquisition.
Benzinga  Feb 19  Comment 
Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ: FTR) reported weaker-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter. The Stamford, Connecticut-based company posted quarterly net income of $14 million, or $0.01 per share, compared to $68 million, or $0.07...
TheStreet.com  Feb 19  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Frontier Communications Corp. are up 1.71% to $8.33 in after-hours trading today despite fourth quarter results that came up short of analysts' estimates. The Stamford, CT-based communications company...
Forbes  Feb 18  Comment 
Wall Street is expecting lower profit for Frontier Communications when the company reports its fourth quarter results on Thursday, February 19, 2015. Analysts are expecting earnings per share of five cents after the company booked a profit of...
Wall Street Journal  Feb 9  Comment 
As the telecom industry marches forward, Frontier Communications Corp. is growing quickly by snapping up the unloved telephone lines its bigger competitors are leaving behind.
TheStreet.com  Feb 6  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) --Shares of Frontier Communications Corp.  closed higher today by 2.99% to $7.93 on more than seven times the average trading volume, as one analyst raised its price target after the company said it would buy wireless...




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Citizen Communications changed its name to Frontier Communications

Citizens Communications Company (CZN) is a Stamford, Connecticut-based telecommunications service provider operating both as an incumbent local exchange carrier (ILEC) and a competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC). The company's ILEC operations are provided under the Frontier brand (Citizens acquired Frontier Communications from Global Crossing in June 2001) and span 24 states, serving approximately 2.4 million rural and suburban customers. CZN also operated as a competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC), providing communications services to business customers and other telecom carriers in certain metropolitan areas, under the Electric Lightwave brand name. However, on August 1, 2006, CZN sold Electric Lightwave ("ELI") to Integra Telecom Holdings, Inc. The company previously operated as a multi-service public utility, distributing natural gas and electricity in Vermont, Hawaii, and Arizona. Management completed the sale of most of its electric and gas operations in 2004.

On March 8, CZN completed the acquisition of Commonwealth Telephone Enterprises Inc. (CTCO) for approximately $1.29 billion. This follows details provided in September 2006 that Citizens Communications Co (CZN) will acquire one share of CTCO for $31.31 in cash and 0.768 share of Citizens' common stock. The offer represented a 17% premium over Commonwealth's closing share price of $35.60 on September 8, 2006.

CZN was renamed Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) on July 30, 2008.




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