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UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORPORATION: STOCK RATING SUMMARY
3
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UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORPORATION, a mid-cap value company in the public utilities sector, is expected to underperform the market over the next six months with above average risk.

10 is the best possible rating.

QUICK SUMMARY
Pro

The price-to-sales multiple is significantly lower than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Positive/Neutral for a medium- to large-sized company like USM

Con

The most recent quarterly earnings report was significantly lower than analysts' consensus forecast. Negative

The price-to-earnings multiple is higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Negative

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is low. Negative

FUNDAMENTAL
Grade: F

The most recent quarterly earnings report was significantly lower than analysts' consensus forecast. Negative

Earnings growth information is unavailable or inconsistent.

One or more analysts has modestly decreased quarterly earnings estimates for USM. Negative

OWNERSHIP
Grade: C

Insider trading information is unavailable or inconsistent.

Shares are neither being accumulated heavily nor sold heavily by financial institutions. Neutral for a large company like USM

VALUATION
Grade: B

The price-to-earnings multiple is higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Negative

The price-to-sales multiple is significantly lower than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Positive/Neutral for a medium- to large-sized company like USM

The ratio of USM's price-to-earnings multiple to its five-year growth rate is about the same or slightly above the average of all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Positive

TECHNICAL
Grade: D

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is low. Negative

Previous day's closing price for USM was close to its 50-day moving average. Neutral

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