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

$29.13 0.83 (2.93 %)
(As of 12/13/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.30
Today's Range$28.53 - $29.29
52-Week Range$25.80 - $38.54
Volume124,390 shs
Average Volume94,947 shs
Market Capitalization$6.20 billion
P/E Ratio10.47
Dividend Yield4.29%
Beta0.94

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Integrated Telecommunications Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:PHI
CUSIPN/A
Phone632-816-8556

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.35%
Current Ratio0.55%
Quick Ratio0.53%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio10.47
Forward P/E Ratio11.94
P/E Growth0.78

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.49 billion
Price / Sales1.80
Cash Flow$6.28 per share
Price / Cash4.64
Book Value$10.55 per share
Price / Book2.76

Profitability

Trailing EPS$2.43
Net Income$422.12 million
Net Margins16.32%
Return on Equity25.56%
Return on Assets6.29%

Miscellaneous

Employees18,038
Outstanding Shares216,060,000

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Frequently Asked Questions

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 given 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 initiated a stock repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 2,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign 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 Tuesday, March, 6th 2018. 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., Susquehanna International Group LLP, 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 bought 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 $29.13.

How big of a company is PLDT?

PLDT has a market capitalization of $6.20 billion and generates $3.49 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $422.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.43 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 R6, 1200. The technology company can be reached via phone at 632-816-8556 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for PLDT (PHI)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  93 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  158 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  251
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

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.202.002.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/6/2017CitigroupUpgradeSell -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
7/17/2017Deutsche BankDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
5/26/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformMediumView Rating Details
5/24/2017CLSAUpgradeSell -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/13/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)


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

Estimates

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.94 EPS

Dividends

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:9/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.23
Dividend Yield:4.22%
Dividend Growth:-7.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:50.62% (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)

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Dividend History by Quarter

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

PLDT (NYSE PHI) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 9.03%
Insider Trades by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for PLDT (NYSE:PHI)

PLDT (NYSE PHI) Insider Trades by Quarter

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

PLDT (NYSE PHI) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
China Telecom earmarked as Philippines 3rd telecoms player: Manila officials - ReutersChina Telecom earmarked as Philippines' 3rd telecoms player: Manila officials - Reuters
www.reuters.com - December 12 at 4:55 PM
ETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : December 12, 2017ETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : December 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 4:55 PM
PLDT Inc. (PHI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsPLDT Inc. (PHI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 9:52 PM
PLDT (PHI) Raised to "Neutral" at CitigroupPLDT (PHI) Raised to "Neutral" at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 6 at 11:58 AM
Philippines PLDT says its digital unit may bring in a Chinese partnerPhilippines' PLDT says its digital unit may bring in a Chinese partner
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 4:34 PM
Exclusive: Philippines PT&T seeks partners for broadband, cell services, talks to Chinese firms - ReutersExclusive: Philippines' PT&T seeks partners for broadband, cell services, talks to Chinese firms - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 21 at 9:20 AM
ETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : November 20, 2017ETFs with exposure to PLDT, Inc. : November 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:20 AM
Philippines Duterte offers telecoms role to new ally China - ReutersPhilippines' Duterte offers telecoms role to new ally China - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 20 at 2:31 AM
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

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