CenturyLink (CTL): Q1 EPS of $0.76 beats by $0.07. Revenue of $4.51B (-2% Y/Y) in-line. Free...

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CenturyLink (CTL): Q1 EPS of $0.76 beats by $0.07. Revenue of $4.51B (-2% Y/Y) in-line. Free cash flow of $1.006B (-3% Y/Y). Expects Q2 revenue of $4.49B-$4.54B and EPS of $0.63-$0.68 vs. consensus of $4.54B and $0.66. Expects 2013 revenue of $18.1B-$18.3B and EPS of $2.50-$2.70 vs. consensus of $18.15B and $2.66. Maintains guidance for 2013 free cash flow $3B-$3.2B and capex of $2.8B-$3B. Shares +0.2% AH. (PR)