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S&P 500   4,544.90
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AT&T Stock Competitors

$25.49
-0.27 (-1.05 %)
(As of 10/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$25.47
$25.80
50-Day Range
$25.30
$28.20
52-Week Range
$25.01
$33.88
Volume37.13 million shs
Average Volume41.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$182.00 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.16%
Beta0.78

AT&T (NYSE:T) Vs. VZ, AMX, BCE, ORAN, TEF, TLK, LSXMA, LUMN, VIV, and LSXMK

Should you be buying AT&T stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of AT&T include Verizon Communications (VZ), América Móvil (AMX), BCE (BCE), Orange (ORAN), Telefónica (TEF), Perusahaan Perseroan (Persero) PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (TLK), The Liberty SiriusXM Group (LSXMA), Lumen Technologies (LUMN), Telefônica Brasil (VIV), and The Liberty SiriusXM Group (LSXMK). These companies are all part of the "integrated telecommunication services" industry.These companies are all part of the "telephone communication, except radio" industry.

AT&T vs.

AT&T (NYSE:T) and América Móvil (NYSE:AMX) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, media sentiment, community ranking and earnings.

AT&T has a beta of 0.78, suggesting that its stock price is 22% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, América Móvil has a beta of 0.75, suggesting that its stock price is 25% less volatile than the S&P 500.

América Móvil has a net margin of 9.99% compared to AT&T's net margin of -1.11%. América Móvil's return on equity of 34.73% beat AT&T's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
AT&T -1.11% 12.78% 4.37%
América Móvil 9.99% 34.73% 6.24%

AT&T currently has a consensus target price of $30.42, suggesting a potential upside of 19.33%. América Móvil has a consensus target price of $19.67, suggesting a potential upside of 13.94%. Given AT&T's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe AT&T is more favorable than América Móvil.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
AT&T
2 Sell rating(s)
10 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.30
América Móvil
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25

América Móvil has lower revenue, but higher earnings than AT&T. AT&T is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than América Móvil, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
AT&T$171.76 billion1.06-$5.18 billion$3.188.02
América Móvil$49.54 billion1.15$2.35 billion$0.6128.30

51.6% of AT&T shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.3% of América Móvil shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of AT&T shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of América Móvil shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, AT&T had 28 more articles in the media than América Móvil. MarketBeat recorded 35 mentions for AT&T and 7 mentions for América Móvil. AT&T's average media sentiment score of 0.46 beat América Móvil's score of -0.19 indicating that AT&T is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
AT&T
10 Very Positive mention(s)
7 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
América Móvil
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

AT&T pays an annual dividend of $2.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.2%. América Móvil pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. AT&T pays out 65.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. América Móvil pays out 65.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. AT&T is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

AT&T received 936 more outperform votes than América Móvil when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 69.92% of users gave AT&T an outperform vote while only 60.75% of users gave América Móvil an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
AT&TOutperform Votes
1374
69.92%
Underperform Votes
591
30.08%
América MóvilOutperform Votes
438
60.75%
Underperform Votes
283
39.25%

Summary

AT&T beats América Móvil on 13 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment >-1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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AT&T (NYSE:T) vs. Its Competitors

TypeAT&TTelephone communication, except radio IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Dividend Yield8.16%3.70%3.46%2.78%
P/E Ratio-82.228.1941.1627.78
Net Margins-1.11%-150.22%-198.98%-85.71%

AT&T Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
VZ
Verizon Communications
3.2998 of 5 stars
$52.93
-0.9%
$60.00
-13.4%
-8.7%$219.14B$128.29B10.96132,200Earnings Report
Analyst Revision
AMX
América Móvil
2.2248 of 5 stars
$17.26
-0.5%
$19.67
-13.9%
+34.0%$57.04B$49.54B11.74186,851Dividend Cut
BCE
BCE
2.0804 of 5 stars
$51.08
-0.4%
$62.72
-22.8%
+19.4%$46.42B$17.08B20.4350,704Analyst Revision
ORAN
Orange
2.0765 of 5 stars
$11.28
-0.8%
N/A-0.6%$30.00B$48.28B5.78142,150
TEF
Telefónica
1.9998 of 5 stars
$4.41
-0.9%
$3.40
-22.9%
+18.9%$24.86B$49.20B2.24113,182
TLK
Perusahaan Perseroan (Persero) PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk
1.0198 of 5 stars
$27.09
-0.5%
N/A+50.2%$24.40B$9.36B17.2525,348
LSXMA
The Liberty SiriusXM Group
1.4515 of 5 stars
$48.95
-0.3%
$55.67
-13.7%
+32.0%$16.27B$8.04B-29.857,047
LUMN
Lumen Technologies
2.1431 of 5 stars
$12.48
-0.2%
$13.50
-8.2%
+29.9%$13.79B$20.71B-14.182,020
VIV
Telefônica Brasil
2.5981 of 5 stars
$7.79
-2.1%
$9.50
-22.0%
+0.0%$13.17B$8.30B14.162,020High Trading Volume
LSXMK
The Liberty SiriusXM Group
1.9548 of 5 stars
$48.96
-0.5%
$61.00
-24.6%
+32.9%$11.03B$8.04B-29.857,047Positive News
OIBR.C
OI
0.8265 of 5 stars
$0.82
-6.1%
N/A-43.2%$8.40B$1.80B0.00147,000Gap Down
High Trading Volume
FYBR
Frontier Communications Parent
2.3667 of 5 stars
$30.48
-2.4%
$40.60
-33.2%
N/A$7.45B$7.16B0.0016,200News Coverage
PHI
PLDT
1.7165 of 5 stars
$31.36
-1.1%
N/A+15.7%$6.78B$3.75B13.4018,848Analyst Upgrade
KT
KT
2.2165 of 5 stars
$13.39
-0.0%
N/A+31.1%$6.57B$20.28B7.922,020
TIMB
TIM
2.2798 of 5 stars
$10.48
-0.7%
$16.50
-57.4%
-8.3%$5.07B$3.35B13.972,020High Trading Volume
VG
Vonage
1.9859 of 5 stars
$16.04
-1.6%
$16.67
-3.9%
+50.0%$4.04B$1.25B-160.402,198
TKC
Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S.
1.9248 of 5 stars
$4.14
-1.0%
N/A-19.3%$3.64B$4.10B6.272,020
TEO
Telecom Argentina
1.3831 of 5 stars
$5.23
-1.0%
N/A-29.7%$2.25B$4.27B-18.6823,254
TDS
Telephone and Data Systems
3.8364 of 5 stars
$19.40
-0.6%
$29.70
-53.1%
+11.8%$2.23B$5.23B13.579,200
SHEN
Shenandoah Telecommunications
2.7181 of 5 stars
$30.73
-0.7%
$43.00
-39.9%
-32.2%$1.54B$220.77M8.131,139Upcoming Earnings
IDT
IDT
1.1865 of 5 stars
$47.29
-1.6%
N/A+353.0%$1.22B$1.35B15.561,251Insider Selling
BATRK
The Liberty Braves Group
1.7081 of 5 stars
$28.08
-1.8%
$32.50
-15.7%
+27.7%$1.15B$178M-15.787,047
ATEX
Anterix
1.7515 of 5 stars
$60.50
-0.5%
$62.50
-3.3%
+76.7%$1.10B$920,000.00-20.7259
CNSL
Consolidated Communications
1.2065 of 5 stars
$7.91
-3.2%
$8.00
-1.1%
+57.9%$781.14M$1.30B-5.653,200Upcoming Earnings
ATNI
ATN International
2.1515 of 5 stars
$45.32
-2.1%
$58.50
-29.1%
-1.7%$718.96M$455.44M-55.271,700Upcoming Earnings
ATTO
Atento
1.5915 of 5 stars
$27.17
-0.0%
$27.50
-1.2%
+206.7%$407.50M$1.41B-6.83145,166
CXDO
Crexendo
1.7532 of 5 stars
$5.85
-3.4%
N/A-14.7%$107.90M$16.39M20.1758
IGLD
FT Cboe Vest Gold Target Income ETF
0.9665 of 5 stars
$20.09
-0.4%
N/A+67.4%$27.12M$2.49B0.0011,132
OIBRC
OI
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A$0.00$1.80B0.00N/A
This page was last updated on 10/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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