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Guru Stocks at 52-Week Lows: TEF, FTE, KT, WSH, EA

February 20, 2012 | About:
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According to GuruFocus list of 52-week lows, these Guru stocks have reached their 52-week lows.

Telefonica S.A. (TEF) Reached the 52-Week Low of $17.24

The prices of Telefonica S.A. (TEF) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $17.24, which is 38.8% off the 52-week high of $27.08. Telefonica S.A. is owned by 10 Gurus we are tracking. Among them, seven have added to their positions during the past quarter. Seven reduced their positions.

Telefonica is the largest supplier of telecommunications services in the Spanish and Portuguese speaking world. Telefonica S.a. has a market cap of $78.68 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.24 with a P/E ratio of 4.35 and P/S ratio of 0.94. The dividend yield of Telefonica S.A. stocks is 9.93%. Telefonica S.A. had an annual average earnings growth of 25.5% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Telefonica S.A. the business predictability rank of 4.5-star.

Brian Rogers owns 5,000,000 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 0.42% of the $20.49 billion portfolio of T. Rowe Price Equity Income Fund. Mario Gabelli owns 48,140 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 0.0066% of the $12.57 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors. David Dreman owns 147,207 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 0.057% of the $4.42 billion portfolio of Dreman Value Management. Charles Brandes owns 2,917,853 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 0.46% of the $10.87 billion portfolio of Brandes Investment.

France Tele-ADR (FTE) Reached the 52-Week Low of $15.14

The prices of France Tele-ADR (FTE) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $15.14, which is 37.6% off the 52-week high of $23.54. France Tele-ADR is owned by three Gurus we are tracking.

France Telecom is the world's fourth-largest telecommunications carrier with 1996 consolidated operating revenues of FF 151. France Tele-ADR has a market cap of $40.1 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.14 with and P/S ratio of 0.66. The dividend yield of France Tele-ADR stocks is 10.84%.

Charles Brandes owns 8,324,237 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 1.2% of the $10.87 billion portfolio of Brandes Investment.

KT Corp. (KT) Reached the 52-Week Low of $14.33

The prices of KT Corp. (KT) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $14.33, which is 32.0% off the 52-week high of $20.86. KT Corp is owned by four Gurus we are tracking. Among them, two have added to their positions during the past quarter. Four reduced their positions.

KT Korea's top integrated wired/wireless communications service provider, has been Korea's leader in the development of the information & communications business for the last twenty five years. KT Corp has a market cap of $6.97 billion; its shares were traded at around $14.33 with and P/S ratio of 0.37.

KT Corp. recently reported its third quarter 2011 results. The company announced that its operating revenue for the quarter was 4.992.2 billion KRW.

Robert Karr owns 3,389,483 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 10.6% of the $501 million portfolio of Joho Capital. Charles Brandes owns 893,531 shares as of 12/31/2011, which accounts for 0.13% of the $10.87 billion portfolio of Brandes Investment. Jean-Marie Eveillard sold out his holdings in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2011.

Willis GP Holdings (WSH) Reached the 52-Week Low of $34.1

The prices of Willis GP Holdings (WSH) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $34.1, which is 20.8% off the 52-week high of $42.21. Willis GP Holdings is owned by 17 gurus we are tracking. Among them, five have added to their positions during the past quarter. Ten reduced their positions.

Willis Group is a global insurance broker providing specialized risk management, advisory, and other services to a broad range of corporate and institutional clients, with particular expertise in the construction, aerospace, marine and energy industries. Willis GP Holdings has a market cap of $5.92 billion; its shares were traded at around $34.1 with a P/E ratio of 12.36 and P/S ratio of 1.71. The dividend yield of Willis GP Holdings stocks is 3.05%. Willis GP Holdings had an annual average earnings growth of 8.3% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Willis GP Holdings the business predictability rank of 4-star.

Willis recently reported its fourth quarter 2011 results. Reported net income from continuing operations for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2011 was $39 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, compared with $98 million, or $0.57 per diluted share, in the same period a year ago.

Steve Mandel bought 3,529,442 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2011, which is 0.98% of the $13.95 billion portfolio of Lone Pine Capital. Charles Brandes owns 286,392 shares as of 12/31/2011, a decrease of 38.53% of from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.1% of the $10.87 billion portfolio of Brandes Investment. Wallace Weitz owns 200,000 shares as of 12/31/2011, a decrease of 63.75% of from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.36% of the $2.17 billion portfolio of Weitz Wallace R & Co.

Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Reached the 52-Week Low of $17.47

The prices of Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $17.47, which is 30.9% off the 52-week high of $25.2. Electronic Arts Inc. is owned by one gurus we are tracking.

Electronic Arts Inc. operates in two principal business segments globally: EA Core business segment: creation, marketing and distribution of entertainment software and the EA. Electronic Arts Inc. has a market cap of $5.79 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.47 with a P/E ratio of 40.63 and P/S ratio of 1.61.

EA recently reported its third quarter fiscal year 2012 financial results. "We recorded our highest operating cash flow in 31 quarters and grew segment share in both Europe and North America," said Eric Brown, CFO. "Third quarter non-GAAP digital revenue grew 79% year-over year, and we achieved our goal of generating over $1 billion in non-GAAP digital revenue on a trailing 12-month basis."

Executive Vice President and CFO Eric F. Brown sold 105,000 shares of EA stock on 11/15/2011 at the average price of $23.49. Eric F. Brown owns at least 22,594 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 25.63% since.

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