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$9.78
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$9.75
Now: $9.78
$9.87
50-Day Range
$9.37
MA: $9.91
$10.53
52-Week Range
$6.66
Now: $9.78
$12.15
Volume791,303 shs
Average Volume897,210 shs
Market Capitalization$4.80 billion
P/E Ratio9.14
Dividend Yield3.78%
Beta0.81

Competitors

KT (NYSE:KT) Vs. VIV, LSXMB, LSXMA, CTL, GLIBA, and LSXMK

Should you be buying KT stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "telephone communication, except radio" are considered alternatives and competitors to KT, including Telefonica Brasil (VIV), Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B (LSXMB), Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A (LSXMA), Centurylink (CTL), GCI Liberty (GLIBA), and Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C (LSXMK).

Telefonica Brasil (NYSE:VIV) and KT (NYSE:KT) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk and dividends.

Risk and Volatility

Telefonica Brasil has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KT has a beta of 0.81, indicating that its share price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Telefonica Brasil pays an annual dividend of $0.79 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. KT pays an annual dividend of $0.37 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. Telefonica Brasil pays out 114.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. KT pays out 34.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. KT has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Telefonica Brasil and KT's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Telefonica Brasil$10.98 billion1.40$1.27 billion$0.6913.22
KT$20.72 billion0.23$519.29 million$1.079.14

Telefonica Brasil has higher earnings, but lower revenue than KT. KT is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Telefonica Brasil, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

8.2% of Telefonica Brasil shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 31.9% of KT shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of KT shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Telefonica Brasil and KT's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Telefonica Brasil10.92%6.76%4.31%
KTN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Telefonica Brasil and KT, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Telefonica Brasil02402.67
KT01102.50

Telefonica Brasil presently has a consensus price target of $10.00, indicating a potential upside of 9.65%. KT has a consensus price target of $14.10, indicating a potential upside of 44.17%. Given KT's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe KT is more favorable than Telefonica Brasil.

Summary

Telefonica Brasil beats KT on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

KT (NYSE:KT) and Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B (NASDAQ:LSXMB) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

31.9% of KT shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of KT shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares KT and Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KT$20.72 billion0.23$519.29 million$1.079.14
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B$7.79 billion1.42N/AN/AN/A

KT has higher revenue and earnings than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for KT and Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KT01102.50
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B0000N/A

KT presently has a consensus price target of $14.10, indicating a potential upside of 44.17%. Given KT's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe KT is more favorable than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B.

Risk and Volatility

KT has a beta of 0.81, indicating that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B has a beta of 1.25, indicating that its stock price is 25% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares KT and Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KTN/AN/AN/A
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series BN/AN/AN/A

Summary

KT beats Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A (NASDAQ:LSXMA) and KT (NYSE:KT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

28.9% of Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 31.9% of KT shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of KT shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A and KT's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A$7.79 billion1.41$106 million$1.5322.89
KT$20.72 billion0.23$519.29 million$1.079.14

KT has higher revenue and earnings than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A. KT is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A and KT, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A02402.67
KT01102.50

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A currently has a consensus price target of $47.6667, indicating a potential upside of 36.11%. KT has a consensus price target of $14.10, indicating a potential upside of 44.17%. Given KT's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe KT is more favorable than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A.

Risk and Volatility

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A has a beta of 1.28, meaning that its stock price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KT has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A and KT's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A8.09%2.93%1.48%
KTN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A beats KT on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

KT (NYSE:KT) and Centurylink (NYSE:CTL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

31.9% of KT shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.3% of Centurylink shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of KT shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Centurylink shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares KT and Centurylink's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KTN/AN/AN/A
Centurylink5.50%10.70%2.24%

Dividends

KT pays an annual dividend of $0.37 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. Centurylink pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 10.2%. KT pays out 34.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Centurylink pays out 75.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. KT has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years.

Volatility and Risk

KT has a beta of 0.81, suggesting that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Centurylink has a beta of 0.96, suggesting that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for KT and Centurylink, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KT01102.50
Centurylink65201.69

KT presently has a consensus target price of $14.10, indicating a potential upside of 44.17%. Centurylink has a consensus target price of $10.3167, indicating a potential upside of 5.27%. Given KT's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe KT is more favorable than Centurylink.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares KT and Centurylink's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KT$20.72 billion0.23$519.29 million$1.079.14
Centurylink$22.40 billion0.48$-5,269,000,000.00$1.327.42

KT has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Centurylink. Centurylink is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than KT, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Centurylink beats KT on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

KT (NYSE:KT) and GCI Liberty (NASDAQ:GLIBA) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

31.9% of KT shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.1% of GCI Liberty shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of KT shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 8.2% of GCI Liberty shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares KT and GCI Liberty's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KTN/AN/AN/A
GCI Liberty68.83%-5.05%-2.60%

Risk and Volatility

KT has a beta of 0.81, indicating that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, GCI Liberty has a beta of 1.17, indicating that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for KT and GCI Liberty, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KT01102.50
GCI Liberty00503.00

KT currently has a consensus target price of $14.10, indicating a potential upside of 44.17%. GCI Liberty has a consensus target price of $81.60, indicating a potential upside of 11.69%. Given KT's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe KT is more favorable than GCI Liberty.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares KT and GCI Liberty's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KT$20.72 billion0.23$519.29 million$1.079.14
GCI Liberty$894.73 million8.64$1.94 billion($4.09)-17.86

GCI Liberty has lower revenue, but higher earnings than KT. GCI Liberty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than KT, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

GCI Liberty beats KT on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C (NASDAQ:LSXMK) and KT (NYSE:KT) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C and KT, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C00203.00
KT01102.50

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C currently has a consensus target price of $54.00, indicating a potential upside of 55.53%. KT has a consensus target price of $14.10, indicating a potential upside of 44.17%. Given Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C is more favorable than KT.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C and KT's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C$7.79 billion0.90$309.69 million$1.5322.69
KT$20.72 billion0.23$519.29 million$1.079.14

KT has higher revenue and earnings than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C. KT is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C and KT's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series CN/AN/AN/A
KTN/AN/AN/A

Volatility and Risk

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C has a beta of 1.3, indicating that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KT has a beta of 0.81, indicating that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

79.4% of Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 31.9% of KT shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of KT shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C beats KT on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Telefonica Brasil logo
VIV
Telefonica Brasil
1.5$9.12-1.6%$15.32 billion$10.98 billion13.82
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B logo
LSXMB
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B
0.6$35.34-5.4%$11.69 billion$7.79 billion18.41Increase in Short Interest
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A logo
LSXMA
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A
1.4$35.02-0.2%$11.14 billion$7.79 billion18.24
Centurylink logo
CTL
Centurylink
2.5$9.80-1.0%$10.84 billion$22.40 billion8.67
GCI Liberty logo
GLIBA
GCI Liberty
1.5$73.06-0.2%$7.60 billion$894.73 million12.36
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C logo
LSXMK
Liberty Sirius XM Group Series C
2.2$34.72-1.3%$7.12 billion$7.79 billion18.08Decrease in Short Interest
TIM Participacoes logo
TSU
TIM Participacoes
2.1$13.79-2.8%$6.91 billion$4.22 billion7.58Increase in Short Interest
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PLDT logo
PHI
PLDT
1.5$26.02-0.5%$5.59 billion$3.32 billion13.28
Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S. logo
TKC
Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S.
1.7$5.78-0.7%$5.14 billion$3.75 billion12.84Decrease in Short Interest
Telecom Argentina logo
TEO
Telecom Argentina
1.2$9.20-1.1%$4.21 billion$4.00 billion-36.80Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Shenandoah Telecommunications logo
SHEN
Shenandoah Telecommunications
1.7$49.63-0.4%$2.51 billion$633.91 million45.53
Vonage logo
VG
Vonage
1.7$10.85-4.1%$2.37 billion$1.05 billion33.91
Telephone & Data Systems logo
TDS
Telephone & Data Systems
2.6$19.93-1.0%$2.26 billion$5.18 billion17.79Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
ATN International logo
ATNI
ATN International
1.2$59.34-2.5%$972.45 million$438.72 million-94.19Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Cincinnati Bell logo
CBB
Cincinnati Bell
0.8$14.92-0.3%$756.44 million$1.54 billion-8.99
ATEX
Anterix
1.8$41.88-2.1%$735.76 million$1.56 million-18.53Increase in Short Interest
Liberty Braves Group Series C logo
BATRK
Liberty Braves Group Series C
1.0$17.47-4.9%$732.11 million$476 million-18.78Heavy News Reporting
GTT Communications logo
GTT
GTT Communications
1.7$7.85-5.0%$487.61 million$1.73 billion-2.76Heavy News Reporting
Consolidated Communications logo
CNSL
Consolidated Communications
0.7$6.46-1.2%$470.38 million$1.34 billion161.54
IDT logo
IDT
IDT
0.7$6.54-4.1%$168.33 million$1.41 billion109.02
Alaska Communications Systems Group logo
ALSK
Alaska Communications Systems Group
1.1$2.69-1.5%$144.61 million$231.69 million20.69Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Atento logo
ATTO
Atento
1.5$1.71-2.9%$128.20 million$1.71 billion-2.90Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Otelco logo
OTEL
Otelco
0.8$12.25-1.1%$40.51 million$62.77 million5.44Decrease in Short Interest
IGLD
Internet Gold Golden Lines
0.5$12.00-0.0%$0.00$2.49 billion0.00High Trading Volume
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