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Motley Fool  Sep 30  Comment 
Frontier Communications is betting big on its Connecticut buyout, but the rural telecom has plenty of other growth drivers on hand.
Forbes  Sep 26  Comment 
In early trading on Friday, shares of Nike (NKE) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 10.0%.  Year to date, Nike registers a 11.5% gain.
DailyFinance  Sep 24  Comment 
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) plans to release third-quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 after the market closes, and to host a conference call that day at 4:30 P.M. Eastern Time. The...
Bulk Transporter  Sep 24  Comment 
FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) for July fell 1.3 points from the previous month to a reading of -7.8, reflecting tightening truck capacity and a strong upward move in contract pricing ahead of the fall shipping surge. Contract markets are...
Motley Fool  Sep 23  Comment 
Frontier is a generous dividend payer, and its shares have soared in recent months. Will the good times ever end? Maybe, depending on how these three risk factors play out.
Motley Fool  Sep 15  Comment 
Frontier has a higher dividend yield than AT&T, but AT&T's growth prospects are far superior.
SeekingAlpha  Sep 12  Comment 
By Crunching Numbers: Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) has recently filed a number of SEC documents regarding a pair of long-term bonds whose proceeds will be used to fund its acquisition from AT&T (NYSE:T). The purchase includes AT&T's local...
TheStreet.com  Sep 10  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares ofaFrontier Communicationsa were down 4.68% to $6.41 in morning trading Wednesday after the stock began trading ex-dividend. The telephone company declared its quarterly dividend of 10 cents a share on July 30....
TheStreet.com  Sep 8  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Frontier Communications a is a great buy from the perspective of shareholder value, identified as the net of dividend yield and buyback yield that comes out around 6%. Frontier Communications also has managed to reduce...
SeekingAlpha  Sep 7  Comment 
By Stone Fox Capital: Reviewing the recent results of Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) and the capital structure just doesn't make sense. Sure the local communications provider has stable revenues and cash flows that provide a level of...




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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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