NYSE:T - AT&T Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$32.47 +0.23 (+0.71 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.24
Today's Range$32.13 - $32.55
52-Week Range$30.13 - $39.80
Volume29.63 million shs
Average Volume35.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$198.04 billion
P/E Ratio10.65
Dividend Yield6.21%
AT&T logoAT&T Inc. provides communications and digital entertainment services. The company operates through four segments: Business Solutions, Entertainment Group, Consumer Mobility, and International. The Business Solutions segment offers wireless services, strategic services, legacy voice, data services, wireless equipment, and other services to multinational companies, governmental and wholesale customers, and individual subscribers. The Entertainment Group segment provides video entertainment and audio programming channels to approximately 25 million subscribers; broadband and Internet services to 13.5 million residential subscribers; local and long-distance voice services to residential customers, as well as DSL Internet access; and voice services provided over IP-based technology. The Consumer Mobility segment offers postpaid and prepaid wireless voice and data communications services to consumers, and wireless wholesale and resale subscribers; consulting, advertising, and application and co-location services; and sells a variety of handsets, wirelessly enabled computers, and personal computer wireless data cards through company-owned stores, agents, or third-party retail stores, as well as accessories, such as carrying cases, hands-free devices, and other items. The International segment offers digital television services, including local and international digital video entertainment and audio programming under the DIRECTV and SKY brands throughout Latin America. This segment offers postpaid and prepaid wireless services in Mexico to approximately 15 million subscribers under the AT&T and Unefon brands; and sells a range of handsets. The company was formerly known as SBC Communications Inc. and changed its name to AT&T Inc. in November 2005. AT&T Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Telecommunication Services
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92
Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.81


Trailing P/E Ratio10.65
Forward P/E Ratio9.20
P/E Growth2.67

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$160.55 billion
Price / Sales1.24
Cash Flow$7.0895 per share
Price / Cash4.58
Book Value$23.13 per share
Price / Book1.40


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.05
Net Income$29.45 billion
Net Margins20.12%
Return on Equity13.64%
Return on Assets4.37%


Outstanding Shares6,139,000,000
Market Cap$198.04 billion

AT&T (NYSE:T) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AT&T's stock symbol?

AT&T trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "T."

How often does AT&T pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AT&T?

AT&T declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 29th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.16%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 9th. View AT&T's Dividend History.

How were AT&T's earnings last quarter?

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The technology company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.06. The technology company earned $38.99 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $38.45 billion. AT&T had a return on equity of 13.64% and a net margin of 20.12%. The company's revenue was down 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.79 earnings per share. View AT&T's Earnings History.

When is AT&T's next earnings date?

AT&T is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AT&T.

What guidance has AT&T issued on next quarter's earnings?

AT&T issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.50 range for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.38.

What price target have analysts set for T?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for AT&T's shares. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect AT&T's stock price to reach $38.2813 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AT&T.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AT&T?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AT&T in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AT&T.

Are investors shorting AT&T?

AT&T saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 88,569,115 shares, an increase of 4.8% from the July 13th total of 84,474,872 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 49,096,492 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View AT&T's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AT&T's key competitors?

Who are AT&T's key executives?

AT&T's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Randall L. Stephenson, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57)
  • Mr. John Joseph Stephens, Sr. Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. David R. McAtee II, Sr. Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 49)
  • Mr. John T. Stankey, Chief Exec. Officer of AT&T's Media Bus. (Age 55)
  • Mr. John M. Donovan, Chief Exec. Officer of AT&T Communications LLC (Age 58)

Has AT&T been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about T stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AT&T earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company an impact score of 46.77 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for AT&T.

Who are AT&T's major shareholders?

AT&T's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Newport Trust Co (3.32%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.34%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.18%), Morgan Stanley (0.93%), FMR LLC (0.72%) and Legal & General Group Plc (0.65%). Company insiders that own AT&T stock include Geoffrey Y Yang, John Donovan, John T Stankey, Matthew K Rose, Piazza Samuel A Jr Di and Richard W Fisher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AT&T.

Which major investors are selling AT&T stock?

T stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, American Century Companies Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Sabal Trust CO, South Texas Money Management Ltd., Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp and Anchor Capital Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AT&T.

Which major investors are buying AT&T stock?

T stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Morgan Stanley, FMR LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have bought AT&T stock in the last two years include Geoffrey Y Yang, John Donovan, Matthew K Rose, Piazza Samuel A Jr Di and Richard W Fisher. View Insider Buying and Selling for AT&T.

How do I buy shares of AT&T?

Shares of T 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 AT&T's stock price today?

One share of T stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.47.

How big of a company is AT&T?

AT&T has a market capitalization of $198.04 billion and generates $160.55 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $29.45 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.05 on an earnings per share basis. AT&T employs 252,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact AT&T?

AT&T's mailing address is 208 S. AKARD ST, DALLAS TX, 75202. The technology company can be reached via phone at 210-821-4105 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for AT&T (NYSE T)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  912 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  884 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  1,796
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This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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