Level 3 Communications (LVLT) : Lee Danner Bass Inc scooped up 5,750 additional shares in Level 3 Communications during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 2, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 567,946 shares of Level 3 Communications which is valued at $27,982,699.Level 3 Communications makes up approximately 3.39% of Lee Danner Bass Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its stake in LVLT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 7,760 additional shares and now holds a total of 39,188 shares of Level 3 Communications which is valued at $1,930,793. Level 3 Communications makes up approx 0.04% of Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s portfolio.Sol Capital Management Co reduced its stake in LVLT by selling 533 shares or 5.52% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 9,131 shares of LVLT which is valued at $462,029. Level 3 Communications makes up approx 0.14% of Sol Capital Management Co’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in LVLT by selling 26,198 shares or 50.27% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 25,916 shares of LVLT which is valued at $1,366,551. Level 3 Communications makes up approx 0.01% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
Level 3 Communications opened for trading at $49.54 and hit $50.45 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $50.07, with a gain of 1.62% or 0.8 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 34,23,433 shares. Company has a market cap of $17,922 M.
On the company’s financial health, Level 3 Communications reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08 according to the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.45. The company had revenue of $2056.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2078.64 million. The company’s revenue was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.42 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Level 3 Communications. Level 3 Communications was Downgraded by JP Morgan to ” Neutral” on Jul 28, 2016. Level 3 Communications was Initiated by Pacific Crest to “Sector Weight” on Jul 25, 2016.
Level 3 Communications Inc. is a provider of a range of integrated communications services. The Companys operating segments include North America includes operations in Georgia Colorado Florida Canada New York Arizona Pennsylvania Michigan and Oklahoma; Europe includes operations in England Ireland The Netherlands and France; The Latin America includes operations in Colombia Argentina Venezuela Peru Ecuador Chile and Brazil. The Asia or Pacific includes operations in China Singapore and Japan. The tw telecom inc. (tw telecom) is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. The Company offers services which includes core network services and wholesale voice services. It offers products which include core network services including transport and fiber services colocation and data center services IP and data services managed services cloud and IT services voice services and wholesale voice services including voice termination and toll free.