PLDT Company Profile (NYSE:PHI)

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:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Telecom Services - Foreign
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:PHI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.pldt.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.83203 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 216,055,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.61
  • 52 Week Range: $25.50 - $46.13
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.08
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.26 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.41
  • Book Value: $10.23 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.55
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.60
  • Dividend Yield: 4.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $1.24 billion
  • Net Margins: 11.59%
  • Return on Equity: 20.92%
  • Return on Assets: 4.88%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.44%
  • Current Ratio: 0.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 113,667 shs.
  • Beta: 1.13
  • Short Ratio: 10.23
 

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 declared a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, March 8th. Investors of record on Monday, March 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.5564 per share on Friday, April 14th. This represents a yield of 3.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 16th. View PLDT's Dividend History.

How will PLDT's stock buyback program work?

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

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
  • Anabelle Lim Chua, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and Treasury Head
  • Ernesto R. Alberto, Executive Vice President, Enterprise, International and Carrier Business Head
  • Ma. Lourdes C. Rausa-Chan, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Chief Governance Officer, Corporate Affairs and Legal Services Head, Director
  • June Cheryl A. Cabal-Revilla, Senior Vice President, Group Controller
  • Alejandro O. Caeg, Senior Vice President, Head of PLDT Smart, Digitel and Sun International & Carrier Business
  • Jun R. Florencio, Senior Vice President, Internal Audit and Fraud Risk Management Head
  • Juan Victor I. Hernandez, Senior Vice President, Head - Enterprise Business
  • Leo I. Posadas, First Vice President, Treasurer, Treasury Head
  • Carlo S. Ople, Vice President - Eicb Digital Marketing Strategy

Who owns PLDT stock?

PLDT's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Lazard Asset Management LLC (4.36%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (3.08%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.21%), Kempen Capital Management N.V. (0.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.16%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.13%). 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, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Kempen Capital Management N.V., Credit Suisse AG, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lazard Asset Management LLC, Karp Capital Management Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., United Services Automobile Association, Bank of America Corp DE, Wetherby Asset Management Inc. and Jane Street Group LLC. 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 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 $36.35.


MarketBeat Community Rating for PLDT (NYSE PHI)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  107 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  149
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

Consensus Ratings for PLDT (NYSE:PHI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/26/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformMediumView Rating Details
5/24/2017CLSAUpgradeSell -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
10/14/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/4/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/24/2015 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: $2.49 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.01 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Most Recent Dividend:4/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.60
Dividend Yield:4.40%
Dividend Growth:-7.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:88.40% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
64.26% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
79.60% (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
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 History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Latest Headlines for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc. (PHI) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 5:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc. (PHI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 10:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 7:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Orange SA (ORAN) versus PLDT (PHI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 12:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc. (PHI) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 7:16 AM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Move Sharply Lower in Thursday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - June 16 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing PLDT (PHI) and China Telecom Corp (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 10:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTheStreet Upgrades PLDT Inc (PHI) to "C-"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 2:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT (PHI) to Buyback 2,000,000 Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 4 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 9:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc (PHI) Upgraded by Macquarie to "Outperform"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 9:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc (PHI) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 12:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCLSA Upgrades PLDT Inc (PHI) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 7:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPLDT, Inc. :PHI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc (PHI) Cut to "Underperform" at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 4:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT (PHI) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: PLDT Inc (PHI) Given Consensus Rating of "Sell" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect PLDT (PHI) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT (PHI) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.16
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 3:52 PM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 20th
www.zacks.com - April 20 at 8:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPLDT, Inc. : PHI-US: Dividend Analysis : March 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 7:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: PLDT Inc (PHI) Receives Average Recommendation of "Sell" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 1:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Certain Officers and Directors of PHI Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 6:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoIs PLDT Inc. a Great Stock for Value Investors? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 14 at 6:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT (PHI) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 7:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs PLDT Inc. a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 1:53 PM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 11th
www.zacks.com - April 11 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc (PHI) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 7:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPLDT, Inc. : PHI-US: Dividend Analysis : March 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 7:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Set $29.43 Price Target for PLDT Inc (PHI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 1:33 PM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Higher in Tuesday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 28 at 7:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Higher as Telecommunications, Solar Stocks See Mixed Fortunes
www.nasdaq.com - March 25 at 12:05 AM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Lower as Utility Stocks See Mixed Fortunes
www.nasdaq.com - March 22 at 7:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPLDT Inc (PHI) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 11 at 12:43 AM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Higher in Friday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 4 at 12:17 AM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Move Lower in Thursday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 2 at 7:22 PM
bloomberg.com logoPrice War Makes Philippine Mobile Data Among Cheapest in Asia
www.bloomberg.com - February 21 at 5:38 PM
bloomberg.com logoPhilippine Mobile-Data Giants Engaged in Price War to Lure Consumers - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - February 20 at 6:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Lower in Thursday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - February 2 at 8:11 PM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Seagate Climbs On Strong Q2 Results; Meridian Bioscience Shares Plummet
www.nasdaq.com - January 26 at 12:43 AM
msn.com logoMiss Universe is Philippines' million-dollar gamble
www.msn.com - January 24 at 8:36 AM
reuters.com logoSE Asia Stocks-Tepid ahead of May's Brexit speech; Philippines ... - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 17 at 7:35 PM
reuters.com logoSE Asia Stocks-Largely down; Philippines drops on profit-taking ... - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 13 at 12:52 AM

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