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AT&T Inc (NYSE: T)


Last Updated: Feb-22-2017 09:12:39

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Today's AT&T Stock Update

This AT&T stock price update gives you some of the most important numbers you need to evaluate T today, February 22, 2017.T shares climbed 0.60% or $0.25 from the previous trading session. That took the AT&T stock price to $41.73.To put this latest AT&T closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the T share price has traded in the past year...T is now trading at a higher price than it was one-year ago, with the stock price having gone up by 14.11% since then.

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The AT&T stock price 52-week high is $43.89. That was hit on 7/05/2016. The T stock 52-week low is $36.10, reached on 11/14/2016.Some more numbers to note - T trading volume yesterday was 24,156,400. That's higher than AT&T stock's average daily trading volume of 17,504,515.AT&T's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 256,180,469,000. That gives AT&T a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of AT&T stock is 14.52. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare T to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of T is 2.09.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for AT&T is 0.39.AT&T stock has a dividend yield of 4.73%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks.For more info on AT&T stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find T stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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AT&T Inc (NYSE: T) Profile

Volume1,803,939
Open$41.68
Prior Close$41.73
Market Cap$255.63 B
PE Ratio14.61
Beta0.39
AT&T Inc. is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates AT&T operating companies are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. Among their offerings are the world's most advanced IP-based business communications services the nation's fastest 3G network and the best wireless coverage worldwide and the nation's leading high speed Internet access and voice services. In domestic markets AT&T is known for the directory publishing and advertising sales leadership of its Yellow Pages and YELLOWPAGES.COM organizations and the AT&T brand is licensed to innovators in such fields as communications equipment. As part of their three-screen integration strategy AT&T operating companies are expanding their TV entertainment offerings.
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T Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.66 (2017-01-25)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.74 (2016-10-24)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.72 (2016-07-21)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.72 (2016-04-26)
PE Ratio14.61
EPS Growth4.31%
Recent Earnings$0.66
Annual EPS$2.84
Market Capitalization$255.63 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0007%
Annual Revenue$163.79 B
Number of Shares Outstanding6,139,000 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %53.9%
Annual Net Income$12.98B
TTM Net Profit Margin$7.92
One Year Return19.05%
Three Year Return50.19%
Five Year Return77.96%
Five Year Revenue Growth29.25%
Five Year Earnings Growth29.09%
Five Year Dividend Growth11.63%
Last Quarter EPS$0.39
Annual EPS$2.84
Annual Dividend$1.96
Annual Dividend Yield4.73%
Change in EPS YTD4.31%
PE Ratio14.61
Recent Earnings$0.66
Dividends per Share$0.49
Stock Split Ratio2-1
beta0.39

T Key Stats

Last Price$41.64
Net Change$-0.09 (-0.22%)
Bid$41.64
Ask Price$41.65
Open Price$41.68
Previous Close Price$41.73
High Price$41.78
Low Price$41.55
Number of Trades6,828
Volume1,803,939
Fifty Two Week High$43.89 (2016-07-05)
Fifty Two Week Low$36.1 (2016-11-14)
Average Daily Volume21,314,713
Share Outstanding6,139,000 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$1.96/yr
Dividend Yield4.73%