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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.33
PT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
72% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. PT: 0.33 )
PT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.33

Equity to Asset 0.15
PT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
61% of the 829 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. PT: 0.15 )
PT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.47
Current: 0.15

0
0.47
Interest Coverage 0.98
PT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 573 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.57 vs. PT: 0.98 )
PT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.98   Max: 6.75
Current: 0.98

0.98
6.75
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.58
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 11.86
PT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.24 vs. PT: 11.86 )
PT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 11.06   Max: 26.89
Current: 11.86

11.06
26.89
Net-margin (%) 11.37
PT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.47 vs. PT: 11.37 )
PT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 3.49   Max: 151.57
Current: 11.37

3.49
151.57
ROE (%) 20.17
PT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 803 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.18 vs. PT: 20.17 )
PT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 6.59   Max: 297.62
Current: 20.17

6.59
297.62
ROA (%) 2.75
PT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. PT: 2.75 )
PT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 37.39
Current: 2.75

1.15
37.39
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 10.04
PT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.74 vs. PT: 10.04 )
PT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 7.02   Max: 35.35
Current: 10.04

7.02
35.35
Revenue Growth (%) -8.00
PT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. PT: -8.00 )
PT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -10.3   Max: 15.1
Current: -8

-10.3
15.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 15.60
PT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. PT: 15.60 )
PT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -31.7   Max: 17.2
Current: 15.6

-31.7
17.2
EPS Growth (%) 22.60
PT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. PT: 22.60 )
PT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -34   Max: 53.7
Current: 22.6

-34
53.7
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

PT Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 21,000 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 103,000 sh (+10.75%)
John Buckingham 1,248,745 sh (+5.95%)
Charles Brandes 4,378,310 sh (+2.41%)
Jim Simons 144,900 sh (-83.48%)
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Q4 2013

PT Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Mario Gabelli 103,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Charles Brandes 4,349,715 sh (-0.65%)
John Buckingham 1,204,368 sh (-3.55%)
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Q1 2014

PT Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Mario Gabelli 113,000 sh (+9.71%)
Charles Brandes 4,471,822 sh (+2.81%)
John Buckingham 1,230,138 sh (+2.14%)
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Q2 2014

PT Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Mario Gabelli 123,000 sh (+8.85%)
John Buckingham 1,250,689 sh (+1.67%)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PT

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Charles Brandes 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.24%$3.62 - $4.59 $ 1.89-53%0
Charles Brandes 2013-03-31 Reduce -40%0.14%$4.91 - $5.91 $ 1.89-64%3588018
John Hussman 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$5.63 - $7.59 $ 1.89-72%0
Charles Brandes 2011-06-30 Reduce -20.77%0.22%$9.53 - $12.69 $ 1.89-84%10467512
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 4.90
PT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
97% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.70 vs. PT: 4.90 )
PT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 47.54
Current: 4.9

0.95
47.54
P/B 0.70
PT's P/B is ranked higher than
97% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.34 vs. PT: 0.70 )
PT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 655
Current: 0.7

0.67
655
P/S 0.50
PT's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. PT: 0.50 )
PT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 1.98
Current: 0.5

0.35
1.98
PFCF 3.80
PT's PFCF is ranked higher than
98% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 35.43 vs. PT: 3.80 )
PT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.49   Max: 141
Current: 3.8

3.49
141
EV-to-EBIT 27.01
PT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
75% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.90 vs. PT: 27.01 )
PT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.6   Max: 48.9
Current: 27.01

2.6
48.9
Shiller P/E 0.90
PT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
100% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 57.61 vs. PT: 0.90 )
PT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 24.67
Current: 0.9

0.9
24.67
Current Ratio 1.40
PT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 587 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. PT: 1.40 )
PT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 3.3
Current: 1.4

0.34
3.3
Quick Ratio 1.37
PT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 587 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. PT: 1.37 )
PT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 3.26
Current: 1.37

0.34
3.26

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 7.20
PT's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
95% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.36 vs. PT: 7.20 )
PT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 4.98   Max: 17.1
Current: 7.2

4.98
17.1
Dividend Payout 0.62
PT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
81% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. PT: 0.62 )
PT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 5.1
Current: 0.62

0.84
5.1
Dividend growth (3y) -20.20
PT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
75% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. PT: -20.20 )
PT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 5.7
Current: -20.2

0
5.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.08
PT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
55% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. PT: 3.08 )
PT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.13   Max: 7.32
Current: 3.08

2.13
7.32

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.70
PT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
88% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.90 vs. PT: 1.70 )
PT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.95   Max: 59.55
Current: 1.7

1.95
59.55
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.20
PT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
99% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. PT: 0.20 )
PT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 4.3
Current: 0.2

0.13
4.3
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
PT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. PT: 0.50 )
PT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 3.4
Current: 0.5

0.33
3.4
Price/Graham Number 0.50
PT's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. PT: 0.50 )
PT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 7.44
Current: 0.5

0.35
7.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.40
PT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
57% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. PT: 3.40 )
PT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2   Max: 39.1
Current: 3.4

2
39.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 40.07
PT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
98% of the 687 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. PT: 40.07 )
PT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -27.9   Max: 53.9
Current: 40.07

-27.9
53.9

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
Compare:CHU, VOD, T, VZ, AMOV » details
Traded in other countries:PTC.Portugal, 0FQ8.country, PTGXF.USA, PTC.Germany, PTCA.Germany
Portugal Telecom SA was incorporated on 23 June 1994. The Company provides telecommunications services in Portugal, in Brazil through its strategic partnerships with Oi and Contax, and in certain countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. Its business is divided into two reportable segments: Telecommunications in Portugal and Telecommunications in Brazil—Oi. In Portugal, it provides Residential, Personal, Enterprise, and wholesale and other services: Residential services include integrated networks inside the customer's home, enabling the simultaneous connection of multiple devices, including fixed line telephone, TV (including Internet Protocol Television and direct-to-home satellite Pay-TV services), game consoles, PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones. It provides these services through its subsidiaries, in particular PT Comunicações, S.A. Personal services are mobile telecommunications services, such as voice, data and Internet-related multimedia services provided to personal customers through its subsidiary TMN. Enterprise services include Corporate and SME/SoHo services, which provide its corporate and medium and small business customers with integrated data and business solutions, as well as IT/IS and business process outsourcing (BPO) services. Wholesale and other services include wholesale telecommunications services, public pay telephones, the production and distribution of telephone directories and other services in Portugal. Oi provides telecommunications services in Brazil, including: Residential, Personal, Enterprise services. Residential services include local fixed line services and domestic and international long-distance services, mainly in Region I and Region II of Brazil, data transmission services, Pay-TV services, bundled fixed line and mobile services, and public telephone services. Personal services include prepaid and postpaid mobile telecommunications services throughout Brazil (Region I, Region II and Region III) utilizing 2G and 3G technology, including voice and data transmission services, and usage of Oi's network to complete calls initiated by customers of other telecommunications services providers to Oi's mobile network. Enterprise services include fixed line telecommunications services, mobile telecommunications services, advanced voice services, such as 0800 (toll free) services, customized infrastructure and storage capacity and interconnection and traffic transportation services to other telecommunications providers, in most cases to corporate and small and medium enterprises.
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