|Bid||0.05 x 2200|
|Ask||14.98 x 1400|
|Day's Range||14.37 - 14.54|
|52 Week Range||10.41 - 17.94|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.34|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||35.93|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.37 (2.60%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Oct 23, 2020|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
With AT&T leading the pack, these are the 10 biggest telecommunications companies by 12-month trailing revenue.
(Bloomberg) -- Carlos Slim and his family have accumulated stakes worth $230 million in oil refiner PBF Energy Inc. and pipeline operator PBF Logistics LP, continuing to snap up stock even as the shares have slumped.The family investment vehicle, Control Empresarial de Capitales, is now PBF Energy’s largest shareholder and the second-biggest in PBF Logistics.They emerged as investors in the companies in 2017 and added about $70 million in 2020, with the bulk of the purchases following the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, data compiled by Bloomberg shows.Slim is the world’s 21st-richest person with a $57.6 billion fortune, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. The bulk of his wealth derives from telecommunications giant America Movil SAB de CV.“We see this purely as an investment, which is very different from our own operations,” Arturo Elias, Slim’s spokesman and son-in-law, said. “The world still needs refining for planes, ships, cars and these companies were punished because consumption fell due to the pandemic.”Demand for gasoline collapsed amid the coronavirus pandemic, prompting PBF Energy -- which spun off PBF Logistics in 2014 -- to close some of its refining facilities. Shares in both New Jersey-based companies dropped at least 45% since the start of 2020 through Friday, while some of PBF Energy’s bonds are trading at distressed levels.PBF Energy jumped 5.2% at 1:15 p.m. in New York, while PBF logistics rose 0.9%.“U.S. refining is still in dire straits,” said Bloomberg Intelligence analyst Fernando Valle. “2021 won’t be much better unless the vaccine is faster and more successful than expected.”A PBF Energy representative said the Slim family’s investing in the company isn’t a recent development. A representative for PBF Logistics didn’t respond to requests for comment.America Movil subscribes to the United Nation’s global initiative for corporate sustainability.“Our operations are increasingly green,” Elias said. “We’re also certain that the companies we invested in comply with all environmental regulations.“(Updates with share move in seventh paragraph.)For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P.
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