Monday, September 8, 2014

CenturyLink: Riding Buybacks And Video Customers Higher


Summary

  • CenturyLink continues growing high-speed Internet and video customers.
  • The company is following the path of DirecTV with strong buybacks.
  • Stock remains attractive with a net payout yield of 10%.
 The recent agreement by AT&T (NYSE:T) to purchase DirecTV (NASDAQ:DTV) for nearly $50 billion highlights a couple of trends that investors can utilize with other stocks. The obvious trend is that video customers are in high demand these days. The not so obvious trend is that stock buybacks are once again proven to be an effective tool of value creation for shareholders.


 Read the full article at Seeking Alpha.



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