Courtesy of CenturyLink
  • Previous Rank
    159
  • Revenues ($M)
    17470
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -2.4
  • Profits ($M)
    626
  • Profits Percent Change
    -28.7
  • Assets ($M)
    47017
  • Employees
    40000
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    12883

The internet service, phone, and cable TV provider is the third largest telecom behind AT&T and Verizon.

Company Info

CEOGlen F. Post III
CEO TitlePresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
SectorTelecommunications
IndustryTelecommunications
HQ LocationMonroe, LA
Websitewww.centurylink.com
Years on Fortune 500 List8
Employees40,000

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$17,470
Profits ($M)$626
Assets ($M)$47,017
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$13,399
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$12,883

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues3.6%
Profits as % of Assets1.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity4.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1
EPS % Change (from 2015)-26.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)1.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-9.3%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)2.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)0.5%