[PR Newswire] – ATLANTA, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The following statement may be attributed to Beth Shiroishi, President of AT&T-Georgia: Yesterday’s decision by the FCC to move forward with geographic trials signifies …
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AT&T, Inc. (T), with a current value of $176.37B, opened at $32.97.
Looking at the equity, the company’s one day range is $32.77 to $33.53 with the price of the stock fluctuating between $32.01 to $39.00 over the last 52 weeks.
Priced at 12.54x this year’s forecasted earnings, T shares are relatively expensive compared to the industry’s 6.40x forward p/e ratio.
And for income investors, the company pays shareholders $1.84 per share annually in dividends, yielding 5.50%.
In a review of the consensus earnings estimate this quarter, 22 sell-side analysts are looking at $0.68 per share, which would be $0.04 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.01 sequential decrease. The full-year EPS estimate is $2.66, which would be a $0.16 better than last year.
The quarterly earnings estimate is predicated on a consensus revenue forecast of $32.22 Billion. If reported, that would be a 2.74% increase over the year-ago quarter.
Recently, Argus upgraded T from Hold to Buy (Jun 10, 2013). Previously, Barclays Initiated T at to Equal Weight.
When considering if perhaps the stock is under or overvalued, the average price target is $36.25, which is 9.95% above where the stock opened this morning.
AT&T Inc (NYSE:T), provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses and other providers in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Wireless, Wireline and Other.
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