When you look at Windstream's stock trajectory for the past month, it's devastating. It's a consistent downward line with no indication that it will change direction any time soon. What can we do, what can the company do right now to stop this... read more
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Could it be that the weak stock performance is delaying any major announcements or cuts? Unrelated, anybody else notice the birth of a new VP today?
Windstream will only lose $1,000,000.00 dollars today in market cap, whew! Great job everyone, high five!
It looks like the much announced huge layoff round was just another false alarm. Now false alarms I understand, there will always be rumors born out of speculation and trolls having some fun at our expense. What I have trouble believing is how easy... read more
My location is business as usual. No indications that anything will change for the remainder of the day. Anybody else noticing something different so far?
Stock keeps dropping!!!
Is there ever going to come a time when we are not fearing layoffs? I was just thinking that for the past year, I can't remember a day I wasn't worried that something was coming. Are we even in a position to turn around the company enough so that job... read more
I'm relatively new to Windstream, and I honestly have no idea what to expect. If layoffs do take place today, how will the people affected be notified? Is it a one-on-one meeting with a manger, phone call, email? Will we have time to pack our stuff... read more
This was a long time coming and glad it finally caught up with WS. This is what happens when you refuse to pay for or to keep talented people in your ranks. Then proceed to make those that are talented feel unwanted even though they are carrying the... read more
Ain't it grand that Windstream put their matching contributions in their own stock? That way all of their employees can lose their retirement at the same time they lose their jobs! I sold my stock earlier this year but I still ate a +$10k loss. I... read more
Severance Pay Generally, employees who lose their jobs in a layoff have no automatic right to severance pay. However, there are a few exceptions: Mass layoff severance. In a few states, employers are required to provide a small amount of severance as... read more
https://www.cnbc.com/2017/07/25/suzy-welch-7-signs-your-company-is-going-under.html Cut from the above article. Jumping ship isn't always the best option... just usually. What to do if it looks like your job will be eliminated Feeling like your job... read more
I've seen in several places mentioned that layoffs at the end of this month will be anywhere between 20 and 30 percent of the entire workforce. That's nearly 3,000 people IF it's on the lower end of predictions. I'm having a hard time believing... read more
Windstream -12%, Uniti -5.6% as Citi pulls Sell switch Jul. 18, 2018 9:17 AM•Jason Aycock Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) is 12.1% lower premarket, and Uniti Group (NASDAQ:UNIT) down 5.6%, as Citi cuts them to Sell seeing too much risk in... read more
A good article to read, especially the second part. It's easy to see that we can expect more layoffs here, we fit nearly every category perfectly. 9 Red Flags that Layoffs or Closings May Be Imminent (and 10 Ways to Protect Yourself)... read more
Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) is 12.1% lower premarket, and Uniti Group (NASDAQ:UNIT) down 5.6%, as Citi cuts them to Sell seeing too much risk in Windstream's performance. That's a "substantial risk" to both stocks, with Uniti so dependent on... read more
If anyone is still holding on to WIN stock you better sell while you can still get some money. Pennies on the dollar is better than 0.
Any information on the hush hush EarthLink call?
Why do some of you have such a large sense of entitlement? If you work in an employment-at-will state, you aren't owed pretty much anything by your employer. Get over yourself, entitled ones. The gig is almost over so get up and get another job... read more
Well as long as the rules don't change we are all in good shape. If WIN Goes bankrupt we are all hosed. Severance Pay Plan - Windstream Benefits PDFWindstream Benefits › uploads › 2018/01 NB-Windstream-Severance-SPD_final.pdf Less than Two Years of... read more
I feel like productivity goes way down before a rumored/expected layoff. At least how we seem to do it. If we targeted known unproductive people it would probably motivate us all more
The stock hit another 52 week low again today! Cheers management! Go get yourselves some margaritas, pay raises must be on way
Current rumor circulating around the office is that we'll see more layoffs at Windstream by the end of the month. Now, office rumors have proven to be highly unreliable before, so I was hoping somebody here knows more about this. Is it true or just... read more
Any stock historians out there? This has to be some kind of record
If Windstream enterprise has this magical transformative technology that every company needs to buy to be successful, one would assume they would be the most successful company on the exchange. So if what they are selling is so great and so easy to... read more
What happened Shares of Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) plunged 43% in the first half of 2018, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. Weak business results played a major part in this decline, and the asset-less telecom's early... read more
Windstream shares have now plunged 76% lower over the last 52 weeks, leaving investors with little hope for a real turnaround.
But they expected it to drop 5% so another banner day of beating expectations, someone give Tony another raise.
As a field tech aspect of things....WS is hiring people with absolutely no experience in telcom. They let them ride with other techs for about a month or so. Many of the techs training the new hires have less than 3-5 yrs service or less themselves... read more
Getting back on topic for this forum Is this the week of layoffs? If patterns fit, it will be. So far I haven't heard specifics. If anybody knows something, let us know. As for the side topics that are being discussed on here.. We all know the... read more
WS’s Hail Mary debt exchange offer/begging for someobe dumber than their current investors to take them up on another variant of the “I’d gladly pay you for two hamburgers tomorrow if you pay for this hamburger today” plan has been gracious extended... read more
Is the scumiest thing I can think of. It’s one thing do it when you go bankrupt (which is on the way) but to do it from day one, back when we were actually making money just to fudge numbers on an earning report AS A BUSINESS STRATEGY is just wrong... read more
I have a friend on my team who has an interview in another department? Has anybody seen that happen recently? Why are they cutting back, but interviewing people for other positions? Just a question. It doesn’t make sense to me.
Anyone else think the IBM outsourcing deal will be a huge failure?
Yes. Yes it can. Another record low today. Well done executive team, hopefully this is your last big-boy jobs. What a legacy you all have made for yourselves, losing record levels of investors money, bravo
What was the big announcement today that was posted here? Anybody?
Down to 4.64 .. after the reverse split. Bravo