PLDT Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.14 (-0.57 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume45,775 shs
Average Volume60,940 shs
Market Capitalization$5.29 billion
P/E Ratio10.93
Dividend Yield4.51%
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About PLDT

PLDT Inc. operates as a integrated telecommunications company in the Philippines. The company operates in three segments: Wireless, Fixed Line, and Others. The company offers cellular mobile, Internet broadband distribution, operations support, software development, and satellite information and messaging services; and intelligent data processing and implementation, and data analytics insight generation services, as well as business infrastructure and solutions. It also provides information and communications infrastructure for Internet-based services, e-commerce, customer relationship management, and information technology (IT) related services. In addition, the company offers managed IT outsourcing, Internet-based purchasing, IT consulting and professional, bills printing and other related value-added, and air transportation services; and full-services customer rewards and loyalty programs. Further, it sells Wi-Fi access equipment; and distributes Filipino channels and content. As of December 31, 2020, it had 72,933,839 mobile broadband subscribers; 3,042,815 fixed line subscribers; and 3,090,118 fixed wireless broadband subscribers. The company was formerly known as Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company and changed its name to PLDT Inc. in July 2016. PLDT Inc. was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Makati City, the Philippines.


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Overall MarketRank

1.52 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

573rd out of 1,649 stocks

Telephone Communication, Except Radio Industry

24th out of 93 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is PLDT a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PLDT in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" PLDT stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than PLDT?

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When is PLDT's next earnings date?

PLDT is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were PLDT's earnings last quarter?

PLDT Inc. (NYSE:PHI) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The technology company reported $0.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The technology company had revenue of $992.03 million for the quarter. PLDT had a net margin of 13.02% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.18%.
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How has PLDT's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

PLDT's stock was trading at $19.61 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PHI shares have increased by 24.8% and is now trading at $24.48.
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How often does PLDT pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PLDT?

PLDT announced a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, March 11th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.5882 per share on Tuesday, April 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 16th. This is an increase from PLDT's previous semi-annual dividend of $0.52.
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Is PLDT a good dividend stock?

PLDT pays an annual dividend of $1.11 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.51%. PHI has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. PLDT has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of PLDT is 42.86%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PLDT will have a dividend payout ratio of 45.87% next year. This indicates that PLDT will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are PLDT's key executives?

PLDT's management team includes the following people:
  • Attorney Ray C. Espinosa, Sr. Advisor to Pres & CEO and Non-Exec. Director (Age 65, Pay $84.47k)
  • Attorney Maria Lourdes C. Rausa-Chan, Corp. Sec. & Chief Governance Officer (Age 67, Pay $61.43k)
  • Mr. Alfredo S. Panlilio, Pres, CEO, Chief Revenue Officer & Director (Age 58)
  • Ms. Anabelle Lim Chua, Sr. VP, CFO & Chief Risk Management Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Mario G. Tamayo, Sr. VP, Head of Technology Group and Concurrent Head of Network Planning & Engineering (Age 61)
  • Ms. Melissa V. Vergel de Dios, First VP & Head of Investor Relations (Age 58)
  • Attorney Marilyn A. Victorio-Aquino, Sr. VP, Head of Corp. Affairs & Legal Services and Chief Legal Counsel (Age 65)
  • Ms. Catherine Y. Yang, First VP & Group Corp. Communications Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Alejandro O. Caeg, Sr. VP & Head of Consumer Sales (Age 61)
  • Ms. Mary Eleanor Nadal-Wei, VP & Head of Strategic Partnerships and Corp. Devel. (Age 37)

What is Napoleon L. Nazareno's approval rating as PLDT's CEO?

20 employees have rated PLDT CEO Napoleon L. Nazareno on Glassdoor.com. Napoleon L. Nazareno has an approval rating of 83% among PLDT's employees.

Who are some of PLDT's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of PLDT own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PLDT investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), Ciena (CIEN), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Comcast (CMCSA), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), General Motors (GM) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is PLDT's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of PLDT?

Shares of PHI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is PLDT's stock price today?

One share of PHI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.48.

How much money does PLDT make?

PLDT has a market capitalization of $5.29 billion and generates $3.75 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $490.54 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.59 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does PLDT have?

PLDT employs 18,848 workers across the globe.

When was PLDT founded?

PLDT was founded in 2000.

What is PLDT's official website?

The official website for PLDT is www.pldt.com.

Where are PLDT's headquarters?


How can I contact PLDT?

PLDT's mailing address is RAMON CONJUANGCO BLDG MAKATI AVE, MAKATI R6, 1200. The technology company can be reached via phone at 632-816-8534 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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