NYSE:TEF - Telefonica Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$8.40 -0.08 (-0.94 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.48
Today's Range$8.33 - $8.43
52-Week Range$8.33 - $11.02
Volume1.12 million shs
Average Volume1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$44.29 billion
P/E Ratio9.96
Dividend Yield4.26%
Telefonica logoTelefónica, S.A. provides mobile and fixed communication services primarily in the European Union and Latin America. The company's mobile and related services and products comprise mobile voice, value added, mobile data and Internet, wholesale, corporate, roaming, fixed wireless, and trunking and paging services. Its fixed telecommunication services include PSTN lines; ISDN accesses; public telephone services; local, domestic, and international long-distance and fixed-to-mobile communications; corporate communications; supplementary and business oriented value-added; video telephony; intelligent network; and telephony information services. The company also leases and sells handset equipment, as well as provides Internet and broadband multimedia services comprising Internet service provider; portal and network; retail and wholesale broadband access; narrowband switched access to Internet; high-speed Internet services through fiber to the home; and voice over Internet protocol services. In addition, it offers data and business-solutions services that include leased lines; virtual private network; fiber optics; hosting and application; outsourcing and consultancy; desktop; and system integration and professional services. Further, the company offers wholesale services for telecommunication operators, including domestic interconnection; international wholesale; leased lines for other operators' network deployment; and local loop leasing under the unbundled local loop regulation framework, as well as bit stream services, wholesale line rental accesses, and leased ducts for other operators' fiber deployment. Additionally, it provides Internet protocol television (TV), over-the-top network TV, cable and satellite TV, and pay TV services; M2M connectivity platforms; and financial and other payment, security, cloud computing, advertising, big data, and digital telco experience services. The company was founded in 1924 and is based in Madrid, Spain.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Telephone communication, except radio


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.97
Current Ratio0.70
Quick Ratio0.65


Trailing P/E Ratio9.96
Forward P/E Ratio9.03
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.75 billion
Price / Sales0.74
Cash Flow$0.8787 per share
Price / Cash9.56
Book Value$5.79 per share
Price / Book1.45


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.84
Net Income$3.54 billion
Net Margins6.52%
Return on Equity16.12%
Return on Assets3.68%


Outstanding Shares5,192,130,000
Market Cap$44.29 billion

Telefonica (NYSE:TEF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Telefonica's stock symbol?

Telefonica trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TEF."

How often does Telefonica pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Telefonica?

Telefonica declared a semiannual dividend on Thursday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.2394 per share on Thursday, June 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 13th. This is a positive change from Telefonica's previous semiannual dividend of $0.24. View Telefonica's Dividend History.

How were Telefonica's earnings last quarter?

Telefonica S.A. (NYSE:TEF) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.04. The utilities provider had revenue of $14.49 billion for the quarter. Telefonica had a return on equity of 16.12% and a net margin of 6.52%. View Telefonica's Earnings History.

When is Telefonica's next earnings date?

Telefonica is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Telefonica.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Telefonica?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telefonica in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Telefonica.

Who are some of Telefonica's key competitors?

Who are Telefonica's key executives?

Telefonica's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. José María Álvarez-Pallete López, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ángel Vilá Boix, COO & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Laura Abasolo García de Baquedano, Chief Fin. & Control Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Enrique Blanco, Global Chief Technology Officer
  • Pablo Eguiron Vidarte, Head of Investor Relations

Has Telefonica been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about TEF stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Telefonica earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.63 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Telefonica.

Who are Telefonica's major shareholders?

Telefonica's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.16%), Morgan Stanley (0.11%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.09%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.03%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.02%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.02%).

Which institutional investors are selling Telefonica stock?

TEF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC, World Asset Management Inc, HPM Partners LLC, SOL Capital Management CO, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Telefonica stock?

TEF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Macquarie Group Ltd., Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Point72 Asset Management L.P., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. and Rational Advisors LLC.

How do I buy shares of Telefonica?

Shares of TEF 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 Telefonica's stock price today?

One share of TEF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.40.

How big of a company is Telefonica?

Telefonica has a market capitalization of $44.29 billion and generates $58.75 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $3.54 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.84 on an earnings per share basis. Telefonica employs 122,718 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Telefonica?

Telefonica's mailing address is Distrito Telefonica Ronda de la Comunicacion s/n, Madrid U3, 28050. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 34-91-482-8700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Telefonica (NYSE TEF)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  491 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  605 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,096
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Telefonica and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TEF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TEF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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