Fact based stock research
AT&T (NYSE:T)


AT&T stock research in summary

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AT&T shares have a HOLD rating. While they are good value, they are riskily financed, and show below average growth. We recommend holding AT&T shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Integrated Telecommunication
Index S&P 500, D.J. US Telecommunication
Size class XX-Large

February 9, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()







 

Research History: AT&T

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
71
57
79
79
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
95
96
7
7
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
33
64
43
43
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
57
96
37
37

Last update of Combined Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is AT&T in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
42
33
41
41
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
50
58
56
56
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
55
51
60
60
DIVIDEND YIELD
78
75
87
87
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
71
57
79
79

Last update of Value Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of AT&T; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
85
79
29
29
PROFIT GROWTH
90
89
20
20
STOCK RETURNS
67
78
37
37
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
95
96
7
7

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Sep-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of AT&T.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
40
51
36
36
REFINANCING
36
36
LIQUIDITY
33
50
53
53
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
33
64
43
43

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of AT&T and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for AT&T from February 9, 2018.