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PLDT Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.49 (+1.84 %)
(As of 03/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $27.17
50-Day Range
MA: $28.82
52-Week Range
Now: $27.17
Volume130,780 shs
Average Volume126,327 shs
Market Capitalization$5.87 billion
P/E Ratio11.46
Dividend Yield3.94%
PLDT Inc. operates as a 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 sells Wi-Fi access equipment. It also provides fixed line telecommunications services; business infrastructure and solutions; intelligent data processing and implementation, and data analytics insight generation services; and 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; distributes Filipino channels and content services; and provides full-services customer rewards and loyalty programs. As of December 31, 2019, it had 73,118,155 mobile broadband subscribers; 2,765,209 fixed line subscribers; and 2,161,484 broadband subscribers. The company has a strategic partnership with Rocket Internet SE to develop online and mobile payment solutions. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.32 billion
Cash Flow$5.41 per share
Book Value$10.35 per share


Net Income$434.65 million


Market Cap$5.87 billion
Next Earnings Date3/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.32 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

345th out of 1,528 stocks

Telephone Communication, Except Radio Industry

24th out of 89 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.49 (+1.84 %)
(As of 03/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is PLDT a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PLDT in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" PLDT stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than PLDT?

Wall Street analysts have given PLDT a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but PLDT wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting PLDT?

PLDT saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 1,050,000 shares, an increase of 67.1% from the January 28th total of 628,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 90,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 11.6 days.
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When is PLDT's next earnings date?

PLDT is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 4th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for PLDT

How has PLDT's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

PLDT's stock was trading at $19.61 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PHI stock has increased by 38.6% and is now trading at $27.17.
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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, August 6th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.522 per share on Tuesday, September 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.9%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 18th.
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Is PLDT a good dividend stock?

PLDT pays an annual dividend of $1.05 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.94%. PLDT does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of PLDT is 46.05%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PLDT will have a dividend payout ratio of 36.84% 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:
  • Mr. Manuel Velez Pangilinan, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 75)
  • Attorney Ray C. Espinosa, Sr. Advisor to Pres & CEO and Director (Age 65)
  • Attorney Maria Lourdes C. Rausa-Chan, Corp. Sec., Chief Governance Officer & Director (Age 67)
  • 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
  • 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
  • Ms. Mary Eleanor Nadal-Wei, VP & Head of Strategic Partnerships and Corp. Devel. (Age 37)
  • Ms. Gina Marina P. Ordoñez, Sr. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 59)

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."

Who are PLDT's major shareholders?

PLDT's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.55%), Aperio Group LLC (0.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.17%), Kempen Capital Management N.V. (0.16%), Northern Trust Corp (0.11%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.06%).
View institutional ownership trends for PLDT

Which major investors are selling PLDT stock?

PHI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Northern Trust Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Guggenheim Capital LLC, and Greenleaf Trust.
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Which major investors are buying PLDT stock?

PHI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, Kempen Capital Management N.V., First Trust Advisors LP, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Veriti Management LLC, Signaturefd LLC, US Bancorp DE, and Comerica Bank.
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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 $27.17.

How much money does PLDT make?

PLDT has a market capitalization of $5.87 billion and generates $3.32 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $434.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.28 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does PLDT have?

PLDT employs 19,232 workers across the globe.

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 3/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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