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CenturyLink is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Co. is a communications company engaged primarily in providing an array of services to its residential and business customers. Co. has following two segments: Business, which provides products and services including IP and data services suite of products, transport and infrastructure, voice services, and IT and managed services to domestic and global enterprises, small and medium businesses, federal, state and local governments and wholesale customers, including other communication providers; and Consumer, which provides broadband, local and long-distance voice, video and other ancillary services to residential customers. According to our CenturyLink stock split history records, CenturyLink has had 5 splits.
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CenturyLink (CTL) has 5 splits in our CenturyLink stock split history database. The first split for CTL took place on August 02, 1988. This was a 3 for 2 split, meaning for each 2 shares of CTL owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 3 shares. For example, a 1000 share position pre-split, became a 1500 share position following the split. CTL's second split took place on March 27, 1989. This was a 3 for 2 split, meaning for each 2 shares of CTL owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 3 shares. For example, a 1500 share position pre-split, became a 2250 share position following the split. CTL's third split took place on January 04, 1993. This was a 3 for 2 split, meaning for each 2 shares of CTL owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 3 shares. For example, a 2250 share position pre-split, became a 3375 share position following the split. CTL's 4th split took place on April 01, 1998. This was a 3 for 2 split, meaning for each 2 shares of CTL owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 3 shares. For example, a 3375 share position pre-split, became a 5062.5 share position following the split. CTL's 5th split took place on April 01, 1999. This was a 3 for 2 split, meaning for each 2 shares of CTL owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 3 shares. For example, a 5062.5 share position pre-split, became a 7593.75 share position following the split.

When a company such as CenturyLink splits its shares, the market capitalization before and after the split takes place remains stable, meaning the shareholder now owns more shares but each are valued at a lower price per share. Often, however, a lower priced stock on a per-share basis can attract a wider range of buyers. If that increased demand causes the share price to appreciate, then the total market capitalization rises post-split. This does not always happen, however, often depending on the underlying fundamentals of the business. Looking at the CenturyLink stock split history from start to finish, an original position size of 1000 shares would have turned into 7593.75 today. Below, we examine the compound annual growth rate — CAGR for short — of an investment into CenturyLink shares, starting with a $10,000 purchase of CTL, presented on a split-history-adjusted basis factoring in the complete CenturyLink stock split history. CenturyLink split adjusted history picture

Growth of $10,000.00
With Dividends Reinvested

Start date: 06/19/2009
End date: 06/18/2019
Start price/share: $31.03
End price/share: $11.45
Starting shares: 322.27
Ending shares: 723.12
Dividends reinvested/share: $23.56
Total return: -17.20%
Average Annual Total Return: -1.87%
Starting investment: $10,000.00
Ending investment: $8,279.34
Years: 10.00
 
Growth of $10,000.00
Without Dividends Reinvested

Start date: 06/19/2009
End date: 06/18/2019
Start price/share: $31.03
End price/share: $11.45
Dividends collected/share: $23.56
Total return: 12.83%
Average Annual Total Return: 1.21%
Starting investment: $10,000.00
Ending investment: $11,278.43
Years: 10.00
Date Ratio
08/02/19883 for 2
03/27/19893 for 2
01/04/19933 for 2
04/01/19983 for 2
04/01/19993 for 2
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