PLDT Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:PHI)

$33.36 0.72 (2.21 %)
(As of 11/18/2017 03:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$33.36
Today's Range$32.95 - $33.62
52-Week Range$25.50 - $38.54
Volume85,891 shs
Average Volume66,272 shs
Market Capitalization$7.21 billion
P/E Ratio12.26
Dividend Yield4.51%
Beta0.99

About PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

PLDT logoPLDT, Inc., formerly Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), is a telecommunications service provider in the Philippines. The Company operates through three business segments: Wireless, Fixed Line and Others. The Company, through its business segments, offers a range of telecommunications services across the Philippines' fiber optic backbone and wireless and fixed line networks. The Company's wireless segment provides cellular, wireless broadband and other services, and digital platforms and mobile financial services. Its Fixed Line segment provides local exchange, international long distance, national long distance, data and other network and miscellaneous services under its fixed line business. It offers postpaid and prepaid fixed line services. Its Other business consists of PLDT Communications and Energy Ventures, Inc. (PCEV), an investment holding company. It also focuses on providing wireless voice communications and wireless data communications.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Integrated Telecommunications Services - NEC
  • Symbol: NYSE:PHI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.pldt.com.ph
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.35%
  • Current Ratio: 0.55%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.53%
Price-To-Earnings:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.26
  • Forward P/E Ratio: 13.67
  • P/E Growth: 0.87
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $3.48703 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.07
  • Cash Flow: $6.47 per share
  • Price / Cash: 5.16
  • Book Value: $10.79 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.09
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.23
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: ($3.50)
  • Net Income: $422.12 million
  • Net Margins: 16.32%
  • Return on Equity: 25.24%
  • Return on Assets: 6.21%
Misc:
  • Employees: 18,038
  • Outstanding Shares: 216,060,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

What is PLDT's stock symbol?

PLDT trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PHI."

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

PLDT announced a semiannual dividend on Monday, August 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.9411 per share on Monday, September 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.57%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 22nd. This is an increase from PLDT's previous semiannual dividend of $0.56. View PLDT's Dividend History.

How will PLDT's stock buyback program work?

PLDT announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 2,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

When will PLDT make its next earnings announcement?

PLDT is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 20th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for PLDT.

Who are some of PLDT's key competitors?

Who are PLDT's key executives?

PLDT's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Manuel Velez Pangilinan, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 71)
  • Anabelle Lim Chua, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and Treasury Head (Age 56)
  • Maria Elizabeth S. Sichon, Chief People and Culture Officer (Age 58)
  • Ma. Lourdes C. Rausa-Chan, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Chief Governance Officer, Corporate Affairs and Legal Services Head, Director (Age 63)
  • June Cheryl A. Cabal-Revilla, Senior Vice President, Group Controller (Age 43)
  • Alejandro O. Caeg, Senior Vice President, Wireless Consumer Division Sales and Distribution Head of Smart (Age 56)
  • Jun R. Florencio, Senior Vice President, Internal Audit and Fraud Risk Management Head (Age 60)
  • Juan Victor I. Hernandez, Senior Vice President, Head - Enterprise Business (Age 43)
  • Oscar Enrico A. Reyes Jr., SVP and Head of Consumer Business-Market Development
  • Leo I. Posadas, First Vice President, Treasurer, Treasury Head (Age 50)

Who owns PLDT stock?

PLDT's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (2.34%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.17%), Aperio Group LLC (0.06%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.06%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.05%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.03%). Company insiders that own PLDT stock include Craig Thomas Lindsay and Marshall Limon Farris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PLDT.

Who sold PLDT stock? Who is selling PLDT stock?

PLDT's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC, Sei Investments Co., Macquarie Group Ltd. and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for PLDT.

Who bought PLDT stock? Who is buying PLDT stock?

PLDT's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. Company insiders that have bought PLDT stock in the last two years include Craig Thomas Lindsay and Marshall Limon Farris. View Insider Buying and Selling for PLDT.

How do I buy PLDT stock?

Shares of PLDT 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 PLDT's stock price today?

One share of PLDT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.36.

How big of a company is PLDT?

PLDT has a market capitalization of $7.21 billion and generates $3.48703 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $422.12 million in net income (profit) each year or ($3.50) on an earnings per share basis. PLDT employs 18,038 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PLDT?

PLDT's mailing address is Ramon Conjuangco Bldg, Makati Ave, MAKATI, 0721, Philippines. The technology company can be reached via phone at +63-2-8888171 or via email at pldt_ir_center@pldt.com.


MarketBeat Community Rating for PLDT (NYSE PHI)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  86 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  155 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  241
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PLDT and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

Price Target History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

Analysts' Ratings History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
5/26/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformMediumView Rating Details
5/24/2017CLSAUpgradeSell -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
10/4/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.94 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

Most Recent Dividend:9/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.23
Dividend Yield:3.69%
Dividend Growth:-7.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-35.14% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
50.41% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
63.40% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

Dividend History by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE PHI)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/14/2017semiannual$0.945.57%8/22/20178/24/20179/18/2017
3/8/2017semiannual$0.563.62%3/16/20173/20/20174/14/2017
3/4/2015special$0.593.96%3/12/20153/16/20154/23/2015
3/10/2014special$1.393/13/20143/17/20144/24/2014
8/8/2013semiannual$1.444.05%8/27/20138/29/201310/4/2013
3/8/2013special$1.483/14/20133/18/20134/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for PLDT (NYSE PHI)

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 9.21%
Insider Trades by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

Insider Trades by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE PHI)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/28/2017Craig Thomas LindsayDirectorBuy25,000$0.15$3,750.00
7/26/2017Craig Thomas LindsayDirectorBuy25,000$0.13$3,250.00
7/24/2017Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy20,000$0.12$2,400.00
7/21/2017Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy20,000$0.12$2,400.00
7/10/2017Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy20,000$0.09$1,800.00
3/11/2016Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy9,000$0.03$225.00
1/22/2016Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy100,000$0.03$2,500.00
12/29/2015Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy20,000$0.01$200.00
12/22/2015Marshall Limon FarrisDirectorBuy145,000$0.02$2,175.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for PLDT (NYSE PHI)

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DateHeadline
Comparing Shaw Communications (SJR) and PLDT (PHI)Comparing Shaw Communications (SJR) and PLDT (PHI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 4:24 PM
PLDT, Inc. :PHI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 17, 2017PLDT, Inc. :PHI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:56 AM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesPLDT Inc. (PHI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 7:50 PM
Mid-Day Market Update: Nova Lifestyle Gains Following Q3 Results; Acushnet Shares Slide - NasdaqMid-Day Market Update: Nova Lifestyle Gains Following Q3 Results; Acushnet Shares Slide - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 14 at 6:46 AM
Critical Survey: PLDT (PHI) vs. Shaw Communications (SJR)Critical Survey: PLDT (PHI) vs. Shaw Communications (SJR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 3:58 PM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsPLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 8:38 PM
PLDT, Inc. : PHI-US: Dividend Analysis : August 24th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 19, 2017PLDT, Inc. : PHI-US: Dividend Analysis : August 24th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 7:32 AM
Asian ADRs Move HIgher in WednesdayTradingAsian ADRs Move HIgher in WednesdayTrading
www.nasdaq.com - October 19 at 7:31 AM
Head-To-Head Comparison: PLDT (PHI) & Altice USA (ATUS)Head-To-Head Comparison: PLDT (PHI) & Altice USA (ATUS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 10:24 PM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchPLDT Inc. (PHI) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 10:56 PM
Reviewing TELUS Corporation (TU) & PLDT (PHI)Reviewing TELUS Corporation (TU) & PLDT (PHI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 4:32 AM
Critical Review: PLDT (PHI) vs. Its CompetitorsCritical Review: PLDT (PHI) vs. Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 12:30 AM
Contrasting PLDT (PHI) and Its PeersContrasting PLDT (PHI) and Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 6:16 PM
Critical Contrast: PLDT (PHI) versus The CompetitionCritical Contrast: PLDT (PHI) versus The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 4:30 AM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesPLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 10:38 PM
PLDT, Inc. : PHI-US: Dividend Analysis : August 24th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 19, 2017PLDT, Inc. : PHI-US: Dividend Analysis : August 24th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 7:45 AM
Altice USA (ATUS) vs. PLDT (PHI) Financial SurveyAltice USA (ATUS) vs. PLDT (PHI) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 2:30 AM
Analyzing PLDT (PHI) and The CompetitionAnalyzing PLDT (PHI) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 2:30 PM
Critical Survey: PLDT (PHI) versus Cincinnati Bell (CBB)Critical Survey: PLDT (PHI) versus Cincinnati Bell (CBB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 6:22 AM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsPLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 8:46 PM
Reviewing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & PLDT (PHI)Reviewing FairPoint Communications (FRP) & PLDT (PHI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 4:16 AM
ETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : August 24, 2017ETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : August 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 10:03 AM
Comparing PLDT (PHI) & Telefonica Brasil (VIV)Comparing PLDT (PHI) & Telefonica Brasil (VIV)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 8:44 AM
PLDT, Inc. :PHI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017PLDT, Inc. :PHI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 6:16 AM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Raises Dividend to $0.94 Per SharePLDT Inc. (PHI) Raises Dividend to $0.94 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 6:08 PM
Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; Macys Tops Q2 ViewsMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; Macy's Tops Q2 Views
www.nasdaq.com - August 11 at 7:35 AM
PLDT Inc. (NYSE:PHI) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesPLDT Inc. (NYSE:PHI) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 10:40 PM
Hearst Leads Investment into Malaysian Streaming Video Service - TheStreet.comHearst Leads Investment into Malaysian Streaming Video Service - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - August 8 at 6:10 AM
SE Asia Stocks-Philippines extends rise; Indonesia gives up early ... - ReutersSE Asia Stocks-Philippines extends rise; Indonesia gives up early ... - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 8 at 6:10 AM
Mid-Day Market Update: NASDAQ Turns Lower; Systemax Shares ... - NasdaqMid-Day Market Update: NASDAQ Turns Lower; Systemax Shares ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 3 at 6:57 AM
Mid-Afternoon Market Update: AMC Entertainment Drops Amid Q2 Warning; Spirit AeroSystems Shares SurgeMid-Afternoon Market Update: AMC Entertainment Drops Amid Q2 Warning; Spirit AeroSystems Shares Surge
www.msn.com - August 3 at 6:57 AM
SE Asia Stocks-Philippines falls over 1 pct; Vietnam hits fresh 9-yr high - ReutersSE Asia Stocks-Philippines falls over 1 pct; Vietnam hits fresh 9-yr high - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 2 at 5:21 AM
SE Asia Stocks-Largely down in line with Asia; Philippines, Singapore rise - ReutersSE Asia Stocks-Largely down in line with Asia; Philippines, Singapore rise - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 19 at 2:33 AM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsPLDT Inc. (PHI) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 10:52 PM
SE Asia Stocks-Most up on cautious Fed; Philippines gives up gains - ReutersSE Asia Stocks-Most up on cautious Fed; Philippines gives up gains - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 13 at 8:00 AM
PLDT (PHI) vs. Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) Financial ContrastPLDT (PHI) vs. Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 4:34 PM
Asian ADRs Move Sharply Lower in Thursday TradingAsian ADRs Move Sharply Lower in Thursday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - June 16 at 8:16 PM
Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 20thTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 20th
www.zacks.com - April 20 at 8:56 AM
Is PLDT Inc. a Great Stock for Value Investors? - NasdaqIs PLDT Inc. a Great Stock for Value Investors? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 14 at 6:31 AM
Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 11thTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 11th
www.zacks.com - April 11 at 10:30 AM
Asian ADRs Edge Higher in Tuesday TradingAsian ADRs Edge Higher in Tuesday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 28 at 7:00 PM
Asian ADRs Edge Higher as Telecommunications, Solar Stocks See Mixed FortunesAsian ADRs Edge Higher as Telecommunications, Solar Stocks See Mixed Fortunes
www.nasdaq.com - March 25 at 12:05 AM
Asian ADRs Edge Lower as Utility Stocks See Mixed FortunesAsian ADRs Edge Lower as Utility Stocks See Mixed Fortunes
www.nasdaq.com - March 22 at 7:12 PM
Asian ADRs Edge Higher in Friday TradingAsian ADRs Edge Higher in Friday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 4 at 12:17 AM
Asian ADRs Move Lower in Thursday TradingAsian ADRs Move Lower in Thursday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 2 at 7:22 PM
Price War Makes Philippine Mobile Data Among Cheapest in AsiaPrice War Makes Philippine Mobile Data Among Cheapest in Asia
www.bloomberg.com - February 21 at 5:38 PM
Philippine Mobile-Data Giants Engaged in Price War to Lure Consumers - BloombergPhilippine Mobile-Data Giants Engaged in Price War to Lure Consumers - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - February 20 at 6:29 PM
Asian ADRs Edge Lower in Thursday TradingAsian ADRs Edge Lower in Thursday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - February 2 at 8:11 PM
Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Seagate Climbs On Strong Q2 Results; Meridian Bioscience Shares PlummetMid-Afternoon Market Update: Seagate Climbs On Strong Q2 Results; Meridian Bioscience Shares Plummet
www.nasdaq.com - January 26 at 12:43 AM
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