Today, analysts Austin Smith and Andew Tonner discuss the takeaway from Frontier Communications' recent earning report. Shares soared after the company beat expectations, but it still saw its revenues decline. The negative long-term direction of Frontier outweighs the benefit of the company's enormous dividend yield.

When it comes to dividend yields, you won't find many higher than Frontier Communications. While its juicy dividend is tempting, every Frontier investor has to understand that it's not a sure thing. A huge acquisiton has transformed the company forever. Will the move bear fruit, or are investors destined for another disappointing dividend cut? In this premium research report on Frontier Communications, we walk you through all of the key opportunities and threats facing the company. Better yet, you'll receive a full year of updates to boot. Click here to learn more.

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