NYSE:BT - BT Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$14.50 +0.25 (+1.75 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$14.50
Today's Range$14.4149 - $14.57
52-Week Range$13.53 - $21.16
Volume849,685 shs
Average Volume985,930 shs
Market Capitalization$28.28 billion
P/E Ratio7.84
Dividend Yield6.91%
BT Group logoBT 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

Industry Telephone communication, except radio


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


Trailing P/E Ratio7.84
Forward P/E Ratio8.33
P/E Growth8.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$31.46 billion
Price / Sales0.91
Cash Flow$4.2773 per share
Price / Cash3.39
Book Value$6.89 per share
Price / Book2.10


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

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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, May 14th. Investors of record on Friday, August 10th will be given a dividend of $0.711 per share on Monday, September 10th. This represents a yield of 9.9%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 9th. This is an increase from BT Group's previous semiannual dividend of $0.68. View BT Group's Dividend History.

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

BT Group's stock split on the morning of Tuesday, December 8th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, November 20th 2015. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 10th. The utilities provider reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.04. The utilities provider had revenue of $8.30 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.67 billion. BT Group had a net margin of 8.64% and a return on equity of 32.72%. 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 Friday, July, 27th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for BT Group.

What price target have analysts set for BT?

17 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for BT Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $240.00 to $450.00. On average, they expect BT Group's stock price to reach $325.3846 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BT Group.

Are investors shorting BT Group?

BT Group saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,434,387 shares, an increase of 150.0% from the April 30th total of 973,623 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,160,595 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. View BT Group's Current Options Chain.

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, Group Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daniel Fitz, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Zaid Al-Qassab, Chief Brand and Marketing Officer
  • Miss Alison Wilcox, Group HR Director

Has BT Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BT stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BT Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.88 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are BT Group's major shareholders?

BT Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Northern Trust Corp (0.07%), Morningstar Investment Services LLC (0.06%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.06%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.04%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.03%) and Freestone Capital Holdings LLC (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BT Group.

Which institutional investors are selling BT Group stock?

BT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Aperio Group LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Natixis Advisors L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for BT Group.

Which institutional investors are buying BT Group stock?

BT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morningstar Investment Services LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Freestone Capital Holdings LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, BB&T Securities LLC and Millennium Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BT Group.

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 $14.50.

How big of a company is BT Group?

BT Group has a market capitalization of $28.28 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 106,400 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BT Group?

BT Group's mailing address is BT CENTRE - 81 NEWGATE STREET, LONDON X0, EC1A7AJ. 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 (BT)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  839 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  716 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,555
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 6/24/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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