NYSE:BT - BT Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$16.24 -0.17 (-1.04 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 10:32 AM ET)
Previous Close$16.41
Today's Range$16.26 - $16.40
52-Week Range$13.53 - $18.97
Volume11,999 shs
Average Volume1.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.52 billion
P/E Ratio8.80
Dividend Yield8.00%
BT Group plc provides communications services worldwide. Its Consumer segment sells telephones, baby monitors, and Wi-Fi extenders through high street retailers, online BT Shop, and Website BT.com; and offers home phone, copper and fiber broadband, TV, and mobile services in various packages. The company's EE segment offers 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile network services; broadband, fixed-voice, and TV services; and postpaid and prepaid plans, and emergency services network. This segment also sells 4G mobile phones, tablets, connected devices, and mobile broadband devices from various manufacturers. Its Business and Public Sector segment provides fixed voice, mobility, fiber and connectivity, and networked IT services to retailers, utilities, public sector, healthcare, sports, construction, finance, and educational sectors. The company's Global Services segment offers business communications and ICT services comprising BT Connect, BT Security, BT One, BT Contact, BT Compute, BT Advise, and BT for financial markets. This segment serves approximately 5,500 customers in 180 countries. Its Wholesale and Ventures segment enables communications providers and other organizations to provide fixed or mobile phone services. Its ventures provide mass-market services, such as directory enquiries and payphones; and enterprise services comprising BT Fleet and BT Redcare. This segment also provides broadband and Ethernet, voice, hosted communication, mobile virtual network operator, managed solutions, machine-to-machine, roaming, and media services. The company's Openreach segment engages in the provision of services over the local access network; and installation and maintenance of fiber and copper communications networks that connect homes and businesses. The company was formerly known as Newgate Telecommunications Limited and changed its name to BT Group plc in September 2001. BT Group plc was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Current SymbolNYSE:BT
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.16
Current Ratio0.82
Quick Ratio0.80


Trailing P/E Ratio8.80
Forward P/E Ratio9.72
P/E Growth9.84

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$31.46 billion
Price / Sales1.02
Cash Flow$4.1641 per share
Price / Cash3.90
Book Value$6.89 per share
Price / Book2.36


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.85
Net Income$2.70 billion
Net Margins8.64%
Return on Equity32.72%
Return on Assets6.43%


Outstanding Shares1,984,380,000
Market Cap$32.52 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

BT Group (NYSE:BT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BT Group's stock symbol?

BT Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BT."

How often does BT Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BT Group?

BT Group announced a semiannual dividend on Monday, November 5th. Investors of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.295 per share on Monday, February 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. View BT Group's Dividend History.

When did BT Group's stock split? How did BT Group's stock split work?

BT Group shares split on Tuesday, December 8th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, November 20th 2015. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, December 7th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of BT Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were BT Group's earnings last quarter?

BT Group plc (NYSE:BT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 10th. The utilities provider reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.04. The utilities provider had revenue of $7.58 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.88 billion. BT Group had a return on equity of 32.72% and a net margin of 8.64%. View BT Group's Earnings History.

When is BT Group's next earnings date?

BT Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 22nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for BT Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BT Group?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BT Group in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BT Group.

Has BT Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about BT stock has been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BT Group earned a daily sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of BT Group's key competitors?

Who are BT Group's key executives?

BT Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gavin E. Patterson, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Simon Jonathan Lowth, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. John Howard Watson, Chief Technology & Information Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Mark Lidiard, Group Investor Relations Director (Age 52)
  • Ms. Rachel Canham, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel, Governance

Who are BT Group's major shareholders?

BT Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Morningstar Investment Services LLC (0.05%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (0.04%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%), Freestone Capital Holdings LLC (0.03%), FMR LLC (0.02%) and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.02%).

Which major investors are selling BT Group stock?

BT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Crestline Management LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Morningstar Investment Services LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and Freestone Capital Holdings LLC.

Which major investors are buying BT Group stock?

BT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Aperio Group LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Jefferies Group LLC, Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc. and Pacer Advisors Inc..

How do I buy shares of BT Group?

Shares of BT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BT Group's stock price today?

One share of BT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.29.

How big of a company is BT Group?

BT Group has a market capitalization of $32.52 billion and generates $31.46 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $2.70 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.85 on an earnings per share basis. BT Group employs 105,800 workers across the globe.

What is BT Group's official website?

The official website for BT Group is http://www.btplc.com.

How can I contact BT Group?

BT Group's mailing address is BT CENTRE 81 NEWGATE STREET, LONDON X0, EC1A 7AJ. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7356-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for BT Group (NYSE BT)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  977 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  797 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,774
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BT Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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