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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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.18
NYSE:T's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
76% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. NYSE:T: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:T' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.05 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.18
0.01
0.74
Equity-to-Asset 0.30
NYSE:T's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
65% of the 443 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. NYSE:T: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:T' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.35 Max: 0.43
Current: 0.3
0.22
0.43
Debt-to-Equity 1.15
NYSE:T's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
64% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. NYSE:T: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
NYSE:T' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.82 Max: 1.64
Current: 1.15
0.45
1.64
Interest Coverage 4.84
NYSE:T's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
59% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.45 vs. NYSE:T: 4.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:T' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.61  Med: 5.92 Max: 7.81
Current: 4.84
2.61
7.81
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 1.19
Beneish M-Score: -2.85
WACC vs ROIC
4.38%
6.97%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 15.34
NYSE:T's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
73% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.22 vs. NYSE:T: 15.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:T' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.27  Med: 16.32 Max: 23.88
Current: 15.34
7.27
23.88
Net Margin % 8.12
NYSE:T's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
68% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.55 vs. NYSE:T: 8.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:T' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.11  Med: 9.5 Max: 15.98
Current: 8.12
3.11
15.98
ROE % 10.63
NYSE:T's ROE % is ranked higher than
63% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.43 vs. NYSE:T: 10.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:T' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.63  Med: 11.36 Max: 20.09
Current: 10.63
3.63
20.09
ROA % 3.22
NYSE:T's ROA % is ranked higher than
56% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. NYSE:T: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:T' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 4.1 Max: 7.39
Current: 3.22
1.46
7.39
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 20.01
NYSE:T's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
60% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.01 vs. NYSE:T: 20.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:T' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.75  Med: 20.93 Max: 28.98
Current: 20.01
9.75
28.98
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 3.40
NYSE:T's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
57% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NYSE:T: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:T' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: 4.9 Max: 34.7
Current: 3.4
-18.6
34.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -4.40
NYSE:T's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. NYSE:T: -4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:T' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.3  Med: 2.6 Max: 67.4
Current: -4.4
-18.3
67.4
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -15.00
NYSE:T's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -4.50 vs. NYSE:T: -15.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NYSE:T' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.6  Med: 3.3 Max: 25
Current: -15
-32.6
25
GuruFocus has detected 6 Warning Signs with AT&T Inc $NYSE:T.
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Guru Trades

Q3 2016

T Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Joel Greenblatt 914,331 sh (+88.00%)
Pioneer Investments 8,271,148 sh (+28.88%)
Ken Fisher 54,833 sh (+10.01%)
Louis Moore Bacon 9,860 sh (+1.90%)
Jeff Auxier 28,655 sh (+1.78%)
John Buckingham 53,765 sh (+1.07%)
Mairs and Power 38,126 sh (+0.89%)
David Rolfe 11,470 sh (+0.23%)
Glenn Greenberg 4,994 sh (unchged)
Richard Perry 6,000,000 sh (unchged)
Keeley Asset Management Corp Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital Sold Out
Richard Pzena 823,993 sh (-0.26%)
Murray Stahl 11,146 sh (-0.89%)
David Dreman 69,181 sh (-2.97%)
Ruane Cunniff 81,830 sh (-2.98%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,900 sh (-3.60%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 19,396,838 sh (-4.90%)
Jeremy Grantham 93,453 sh (-7.32%)
PRIMECAP Management 15,540,897 sh (-9.01%)
Robert Olstein 137,000 sh (-9.87%)
Mario Gabelli 1,991,376 sh (-12.84%)
Kahn Brothers 5,099 sh (-49.52%)
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Q4 2016

T Guru Trades in Q4 2016

First Eagle Investment 1,360,796 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,700 sh (+86.08%)
Murray Stahl 11,761 sh (+5.52%)
Jeff Auxier 29,095 sh (+1.54%)
John Buckingham 54,171 sh (+0.76%)
Ruane Cunniff 82,445 sh (+0.75%)
Richard Pzena 824,065 sh (+0.01%)
Glenn Greenberg 4,994 sh (unchged)
Kahn Brothers 5,099 sh (unchged)
Richard Perry 6,000,000 sh (unchged)
Robert Olstein Sold Out
Mairs and Power 37,532 sh (-1.56%)
PRIMECAP Management 15,194,065 sh (-2.23%)
Ken Fisher 53,018 sh (-3.31%)
Pioneer Investments 7,928,053 sh (-4.15%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 17,234,711 sh (-11.15%)
Mario Gabelli 1,742,266 sh (-12.51%)
David Rolfe 9,575 sh (-16.52%)
David Dreman 55,921 sh (-19.17%)
Joel Greenblatt 537,487 sh (-41.22%)
Jeremy Grantham 47,553 sh (-49.12%)
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Q1 2017

T Guru Trades in Q1 2017

John Hussman 125,000 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 14,900 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 5,170 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 26,331 sh (New)
John Buckingham 56,898 sh (+5.03%)
Mairs and Power 38,348 sh (+2.17%)
Murray Stahl 11,826 sh (+0.55%)
Glenn Greenberg 4,994 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 310,000 sh (unchged)
David Rolfe 9,575 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Richard Pzena 823,827 sh (-0.03%)
Jeff Auxier 28,806 sh (-0.99%)
David Dreman 54,594 sh (-2.37%)
Kahn Brothers 4,944 sh (-3.04%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 16,439,032 sh (-4.62%)
Ken Fisher 50,234 sh (-5.25%)
PRIMECAP Management 14,028,149 sh (-7.67%)
Mario Gabelli 1,595,813 sh (-8.41%)
Pioneer Investments 6,573,182 sh (-17.09%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,900 sh (-59.86%)
Joel Greenblatt 155,491 sh (-71.07%)
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Q2 2017

T Guru Trades in Q2 2017

First Eagle Investment 1,724,246 sh (New)
Jim Simons 2,909,422 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 1,481 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 613,184 sh (+294.35%)
Ray Dalio 99,339 sh (+277.27%)
David Rolfe 11,325 sh (+18.28%)
David Dreman 61,394 sh (+12.46%)
Ken Fisher 55,783 sh (+11.05%)
Murray Stahl 13,027 sh (+10.16%)
Caxton Associates 16,400 sh (+10.07%)
Jeff Auxier 30,156 sh (+4.69%)
John Buckingham 58,351 sh (+2.55%)
Richard Pzena 824,085 sh (+0.03%)
John Hussman 125,000 sh (unchged)
Kahn Brothers 4,944 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 1,152,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 810,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 5,231,600 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital Sold Out
Glenn Greenberg Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mairs and Power 38,273 sh (-0.20%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 16,044,357 sh (-2.40%)
Mario Gabelli 1,517,694 sh (-4.90%)
PRIMECAP Management 10,900,631 sh (-22.29%)
Pioneer Investments 3,262,100 sh (-50.37%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with T

(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
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-06-30 Reduce -2.40%0.02%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%16,044,357
First Eagle Investment 2017-06-30 New Buy0.16%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%1,724,246
Mario Gabelli 2017-06-30 Reduce -4.90%0.02%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%1,517,694
Richard Pzena 2017-06-30 Add 0.03%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%824,085
Joel Greenblatt 2017-06-30 Add 294.35%0.24%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%613,184
David Dreman 2017-06-30 Add 12.46%0.14%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%61,394
Ken Fisher 2017-06-30 Add 11.05%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%55,783
Glenn Greenberg 2017-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$37.46 - $41.69 $ 38.21-2%0
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-03-31 Reduce -4.62%0.05%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%16,439,032
Mario Gabelli 2017-03-31 Reduce -8.41%0.04%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%1,595,813
Richard Pzena 2017-03-31 Reduce -0.03%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%823,827
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 Reduce -71.07%0.21%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%155,491
David Dreman 2017-03-31 Reduce -2.37%0.03%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%54,594
Ken Fisher 2017-03-31 Reduce -5.25%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%50,234
Kahn Brothers 2017-03-31 Reduce -3.04%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%4,944
First Eagle Investment 2017-03-31 Sold Out 0.15%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%0
Ruane Cunniff 2017-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$40.61 - $43.02 $ 38.21-8%0
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2016-12-31 Reduce -11.15%0.13%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%17,234,711
Mario Gabelli 2016-12-31 Reduce -12.51%0.07%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%1,742,266
First Eagle Investment 2016-12-31 New Buy0.15%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%1,360,796
Richard Pzena 2016-12-31 Add 0.01%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%824,065
Joel Greenblatt 2016-12-31 Reduce -41.22%0.2%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%537,487
Ruane Cunniff 2016-12-31 Add 0.75%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%82,445
David Dreman 2016-12-31 Reduce -19.17%0.33%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%55,921
Ken Fisher 2016-12-31 Reduce -3.31%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%53,018
Robert Olstein 2016-12-31 Sold Out 0.73%$36.13 - $42.73 $ 38.21-2%0
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2016-09-30 Reduce -4.90%0.07%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%19,396,838
Mario Gabelli 2016-09-30 Reduce -12.84%0.08%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%1,991,376
Joel Greenblatt 2016-09-30 Add 88.00%0.22%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%914,331
Richard Pzena 2016-09-30 Reduce -0.26%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%823,993
Robert Olstein 2016-09-30 Reduce -9.87%0.09%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%137,000
Ruane Cunniff 2016-09-30 Reduce -2.98%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%81,830
David Dreman 2016-09-30 Reduce -2.97%0.06%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%69,181
Ken Fisher 2016-09-30 Add 10.01%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%54,833
Kahn Brothers 2016-09-30 Reduce -49.52%0.04%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%5,099
Keeley Asset Management Corp 2016-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$39.71 - $43.47 $ 38.21-9%0
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services    NAICS: 517210    SIC: 4899
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Traded in other countries:T.Argentina, ATTB34.Brazil, T.Chile, SOBA.Germany, T.Mexico, T.Switzerland, 0QZ1.UK,
Headquarter Location:USA
AT&T Inc is engaged in provision of communications and digital entertainment services in the United States and the world. It provides fixed-line services, including voice, data, and television services to consumers and small businesses.

AT&T is the second-largest U.S. wireless carrier, serving more than 100 million subscribers, including about 65 million postpaid phone subscribers. The firm also provides fixed-line services, including voice, data, and television services, to consumers and small businesses in 21 states and to larger enterprises nationwide. The DirecTV acquisition added 20 million U.S. satellite television customers and a presence in Latin America. AT&T also acquired two Mexican carriers in 2015. The firm announced plans to acquire Time Warner in October 2016.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 17.94
T's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.70 vs. T: 17.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
T' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.64  Med: 17.55 Max: 50.78
Current: 17.94
7.64
50.78
Forward PE Ratio 12.45
T's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.76 vs. T: 12.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 17.94
T's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
57% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.85 vs. T: 17.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
T' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.93  Med: 17.55 Max: 50.78
Current: 17.94
7.93
50.78
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 12.95
T's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
72% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.58 vs. T: 12.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
T' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.69  Med: 12.2 Max: 316.17
Current: 12.95
5.69
316.17
PB Ratio 1.88
T's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. T: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
T' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.17  Med: 1.92 Max: 2.4
Current: 1.88
1.17
2.4
PS Ratio 1.46
T's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. T: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
T' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 1.44 Max: 2.46
Current: 1.46
1.08
2.46
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 14.95
T's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
67% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.65 vs. T: 14.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
T' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.61  Med: 13.26 Max: 21.6
Current: 14.95
7.61
21.6
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.01
T's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
63% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.48 vs. T: 6.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
T' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.65  Med: 5.48 Max: 10.04
Current: 6.01
3.65
10.04
EV-to-EBIT 14.17
T's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.53 vs. T: 14.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
T' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5  Med: 13.7 Max: 26.9
Current: 14.17
7.5
26.9
EV-to-EBITDA 7.08
T's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.55 vs. T: 7.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
T' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 7.1 Max: 11.2
Current: 7.08
4.6
11.2
EV-to-Revenue 2.18
T's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
52% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. T: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
T' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 2.05 Max: 4.2
Current: 2.18
1.6
4.2
PEG Ratio 1.72
T's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. T: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
T' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 1.98 Max: 14.69
Current: 1.72
0.75
14.69
Shiller PE Ratio 17.01
T's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.24 vs. T: 17.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
T' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.38  Med: 15.66 Max: 19.58
Current: 17.01
9.38
19.58
Current Ratio 1.12
T's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. T: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
T' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.7 Max: 1.57
Current: 1.12
0.41
1.57
Quick Ratio 1.12
T's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. T: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
T' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.68 Max: 1.57
Current: 1.12
0.41
1.57
Days Sales Outstanding 33.80
T's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
66% of the 340 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 45.51 vs. T: 33.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
T' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.8  Med: 40 Max: 49.67
Current: 33.8
33.8
49.67

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 5.10
T's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
70% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. T: 5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
T' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.34  Med: 5.26 Max: 7.17
Current: 5.1
3.34
7.17
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.92
T's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. T: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
T' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.8 Max: 2.62
Current: 0.92
0.53
2.62
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 2.20
T's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
56% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. T: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
T' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.3  Med: 4.2 Max: 11.5
Current: 2.2
-1.3
11.5
Forward Dividend Yield % 5.24
T's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
72% of the 716 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. T: 5.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 5.69
T's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
68% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.22 vs. T: 5.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
T' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.72  Med: 5.86 Max: 7.99
Current: 5.69
3.72
7.99
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.50
T's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. T: -5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
T' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.6  Med: -0.5 Max: 4.3
Current: -5.5
-38.6
4.3

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.97
T's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. T: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
T' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.09 Max: 5.13
Current: 0.97
0.56
5.13
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.01
T's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
55% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. T: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
T' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.24 Max: 2.5
Current: 1.01
0.74
2.5
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.00
T's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. T: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
T' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.37 Max: 6.21
Current: 2
0.74
6.21
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 7.06
T's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
69% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. T: 7.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
T' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7  Med: 7.3 Max: 13.3
Current: 7.06
3.7
13.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 15.88
T's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
76% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.26 vs. T: 15.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
T' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2  Med: 10.9 Max: 23.2
Current: 15.88
-1.2
23.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $161,933.00
EPS (TTM) $ 2.13
Beta0.52
Short Percentage of Float2.89%
52-Week Range $35.10 - 43.03
Shares Outstanding (Mil)6,140.00

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Revenue (Mil $) 161,326 161,116 160,390 162,732
EPS ($) 2.93 3.06 2.98 3.12
EPS without NRI ($) 2.93 3.06 2.98 3.12
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
4.26%
Dividends per Share ($) 1.97 2.01 2.06
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