PLDT Company Profile (NYSE:PHI)

About PLDT

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:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Telecom Services - Foreign
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PHI
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.75
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.99
  • 52-Week Range: $25.50 - $47.92
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.17
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.85
  • P/E Growth: -1.38
  • Market Cap: $6.06B
  • Outstanding Shares: 216,055,000
  • Beta: 1.25
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 7.47%
  • Return on Equity: 24.22%
  • Return on Assets: 5.72%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.23%
  • Current Ratio: 0.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.37%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for PLDT (NYSE:PHI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/26/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeUnderperformView Rating Details
10/14/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
10/4/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 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: $2.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.89 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Annual Dividend:$1.04
Dividend Yield:3.71%
Dividend Growth:-7.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:83.87% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
40.31% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
55.03% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
DateHeadline
bloomberg.com logoPrice War Makes Philippine Mobile Data Among Cheapest in Asia (NYSE:PHI)
www.bloomberg.com - February 21 at 5:38 PM
bloomberg.com logoPhilippine Mobile-Data Giants Engaged in Price War to Lure Consumers - Bloomberg (NYSE:PHI)
www.bloomberg.com - February 20 at 6:29 PM
News IconLawmakers have 3 weeks to extend telco giant Smart franchise - Inquirer.net (NYSE:PHI)
business.inquirer.net - February 20 at 9:29 AM
News IconPLDT earmarks $10-M for int'l fiber optic project | Business, News ... - Philippine Star (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - February 20 at 9:29 AM
reuters.com logoSE Asia Stocks-S'pore gains on strong GDP data; Philippines down - Reuters UK (NYSE:PHI)
uk.reuters.com - February 17 at 8:00 AM
News IconBusinessWorld | Philippine mobile Internet speeds improve in Q4 ... - BusinessWorld Online Edition (NYSE:PHI)
www.bworldonline.com - February 13 at 12:04 AM
News IconPLDT Targets 4.4 Million Homes For Fiber Coverage In 2017 - International Business Times Philippines (NYSE:PHI)
www.ibtimes.ph - February 9 at 9:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Lower in Thursday Trading (NYSE:PHI)
www.nasdaq.com - February 2 at 8:11 PM
News IconPLDT rolls out SOS device - Inquirer.net (NYSE:PHI)
newsinfo.inquirer.net - February 1 at 1:24 AM
News IconPLDT sees flat gains in 2016 | Business, News, The Philippine Star ... - Philippine Star (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - February 1 at 1:24 AM
News IconPLDT To Provide Child Security With Fam Zone - International Business Times Philippines (NYSE:PHI)
www.ibtimes.ph - January 30 at 8:01 AM
investing.com logoPhilippines stocks higher at close of trade; PSEi Composite up 0.13% - Investing.com (NYSE:PHI)
www.investing.com - January 27 at 12:51 AM
News IconRunning on Fumes Ahead of The Open, Shares Gap Down: PLDT Inc. (NYSE:PHI) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PHI)
aikenadvocate.com - January 27 at 12:51 AM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Seagate Climbs On Strong Q2 Results; Meridian Bioscience Shares Plummet (NYSE:PHI)
www.nasdaq.com - January 26 at 12:43 AM
msn.com logoMiss Universe is Philippines' million-dollar gamble (NYSE:PHI)
www.msn.com - January 24 at 8:36 AM
News IconHigh Court on PLDT case: If there's a breakdown in nationalism, it is the fault of the firm's Filipino directors - The Manila Times (NYSE:PHI)
www.manilatimes.net - January 22 at 12:03 AM
News IconCybersex, crime of the century - The Manila Times (NYSE:PHI)
www.manilatimes.net - January 22 at 12:03 AM
News IconCybersex, crime of the century (NYSE:PHI)
opensources.info - January 21 at 6:59 PM
News IconDuterte hosts dinner for Philippine tycoons (NYSE:PHI)
asianjournal.com - January 20 at 8:04 PM
News IconSmart, GMA Network franchises renewed (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - January 19 at 5:49 AM
News IconPhilippines formally submits bid to co-host 2023 Fiba World Cup with Indonesia (NYSE:PHI)
www.spin.ph - January 19 at 5:49 AM
reuters.com logoSE Asia Stocks-Tepid ahead of May's Brexit speech; Philippines ... - Reuters (NYSE:PHI)
www.reuters.com - January 17 at 7:35 PM
News IconBusinessWorld | Smart undertakes network expansion in Metro ... - BusinessWorld Online Edition (NYSE:PHI)
www.bworldonline.com - January 15 at 6:44 PM
News IconPLDT out to reclaim wireless leadership - Philippine Star (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - January 14 at 1:20 AM
News IconShares Skittish Ahead of The Bell: PLDT Inc. (NYSE:PHI) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PHI)
wsbeacon.com - January 14 at 1:20 AM
reuters.com logoSE Asia Stocks-Largely down; Philippines drops on profit-taking ... - Reuters (NYSE:PHI)
www.reuters.com - January 13 at 12:52 AM
News IconPLDT to broadcast Miss Universe pageant live - Business Mirror (NYSE:PHI)
www.businessmirror.com.ph - January 13 at 12:52 AM
News IconMVP admits PLDT losing to Globe in market share | Inquirer Business - Inquirer.net (NYSE:PHI)
business.inquirer.net - January 13 at 12:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : January 11, 2017 (NYSE:PHI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 7:53 PM
investing.com logoPhilippines stocks higher at close of trade; PSEi Composite up 2.47 ... - Investing.com (NYSE:PHI)
www.investing.com - January 4 at 8:03 PM
News IconTelcos hope for turnaround, better year ahead - Inquirer.net (NYSE:PHI)
business.inquirer.net - January 4 at 8:03 PM
publicnow.com logoJapan's foremost medical institute purchases multiple HoloMonitor instruments (NYSE:PHI)
www.publicnow.com - January 4 at 4:56 AM
News IconPLDT search for new HQ takes a backseat - Philippine Star (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - January 3 at 11:54 PM
News IconPLDT eyes southern expansion - Business Mirror (NYSE:PHI)
www.businessmirror.com.ph - January 3 at 11:54 PM
publicnow.com logoPLDT fires up ICT projects for Mindanao digital infrastructure (NYSE:PHI)
www.publicnow.com - January 3 at 10:16 AM
News IconYEARENDER: DICT bullish on nat'l broadband plan - Philippine Star (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - December 31 at 11:56 PM
News IconPLDT bolsters digital highway in Mindanao - Inquirer.net (NYSE:PHI)
business.inquirer.net - December 31 at 8:28 AM
News IconNot so smart fake news - Philippine Star (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - December 29 at 7:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : December 29, 2016 (NYSE:PHI)
www.capitalcube.com - December 29 at 7:11 PM
News IconNot so smart fake news (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - December 28 at 7:06 PM
News IconPLDT fires up Mindanao ICT projects » Manila Bulletin Business - Manila Bulletin (NYSE:PHI)
business.mb.com.ph - December 27 at 9:45 AM
News IconAll set for 4th Torotot Festival (NYSE:PHI)
www.mindanews.com - December 25 at 6:30 PM
News IconPLDT open to investing in GMA, says Pangilinan - Manila Standard - The Standard (NYSE:PHI)
thestandard.com.ph - December 25 at 9:32 AM
News IconCemex Holdings leads IPO list in the Philippines - The Star Online (NYSE:PHI)
www.thestar.com.my - December 25 at 9:32 AM
News IconSC dismisses petition on PLDT ownership (NYSE:PHI)
manilastandardtoday.com - December 23 at 12:36 AM
News IconSC junks petition on foreign ownership of PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
www.philstar.com - December 23 at 12:36 AM
News IconSC affirms SEC’s guideline on foreign ownership cap (NYSE:PHI)
business.inquirer.net - December 23 at 12:36 AM
News IconSC junks petitions questioning foreign ownership of PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
conceptnewscentral.com - December 23 at 12:36 AM
News IconPlot to lift Charter's restrictions revived - The Manila Times Online - The Manila Times (NYSE:PHI)
www.manilatimes.net - December 22 at 7:33 PM
News IconSC tosses out petition claiming regulatory circular favors PLDT - GMA News (NYSE:PHI)
www.gmanetwork.com - December 22 at 7:33 PM

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What is PLDT's stock symbol?

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

Who owns PLDT stock?

PLDT's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.24%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.15%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.06%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.04%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.04%) and Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.03%).

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 State Street Corp, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Allianz Asset Management AG, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Gabelli Funds LLC.

Who bought PLDT stock? Who is buying PLDT stock?

PLDT's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Marshall Wace LLP and Comerica Bank.

How do I buy PLDT stock?

Shares of PLDT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of PLDT stock cost?

One share of PLDT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.06.

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Chart for Friday, February, 24, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff