Friday February 24th 2017: AT&T Inc., T is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Telecom Services – Domestic in the sector of Technology. Based in USA, AT&T Inc., T has a market cap of 240.23 B. Since its IPO date on the 7/19/1984, AT&T Inc., T performance year to date is -8.39%. Today AT&T Inc., T has gained 0.31%, with a current price of 38.96.
Ownership of the company is 0.05% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 57.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 94.20%. Return of assets are at 3.10%, with return on investment at 7.20%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, AT&T Inc., T is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.97. While Total debt/equity is 1.08. With a profit margin of 7.80%, this is combined with a gross margin of 53.00%, and operating margin of 14.80%. AT&T Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.9, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year AT&T Inc., T has seen a EPS growth of -11.30%. A performance for the year of -3.78%. The 52-week high is -11.23%, and the 52-week low is 7.92%. The average volume for AT&T Inc., T is 29734740.
With a target price of 41.77, can AT&T Inc., T reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of AT&T Inc., T. AT&T Inc. has a P/E of 19.05 and a forward P/E of 13.16. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.63. AT&T Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.48 and 1.94 respectively. For P/cash, AT&T Inc. has a value of 16.14, while it is 40.35 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 38.96, AT&T Inc. has a dividend yield of 5.03%. We see a return on equity of 10.20%.
Looking more long-term AT&T Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 7.25%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 2.00% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -11.30% for this year and for the last five years a 25.90% growth has been seen.