|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 1800|
|Day's Range||29.55 - 30.19|
|52 Week Range||28.85 - 39.33|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.46|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||5.81|
|Earnings Date||Jan 30, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.00 (6.63%)|
|1y Target Est||34.40|
As 2018 winds down, it’s off to the streaming races for 2019. Disney and AT&T will launch new streaming services, while Netflix will try to fend off the competition from new and old media giants.
The board of directors of AT&T Inc.* (NYSE: T) has approved a 2.0% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend. AT&T’s quarterly dividend will increase from $0.50 to $0.51 per share. The dividend is an important way we provide value to our shareholders, and I’m proud that we are able to continue our history of annual increases,” said Randall Stephenson, chairman and CEO, AT&T Inc.
The only notice of the change was a Facebook posting. The point is that the proclamations of Facebook’s death and the demise of FB stock may be exaggerated. At its Dec. 13 lunch-time price of $143.60, Facebook stock has a market cap of about $412 billion.
Amazon (AMZN) stock has fallen over 16% in the last three months as part of the larger market pullback driven by the likes of Apple (AAPL) and other giants. The company's days of 40% top-line growth might also be over. But let's dive into Amazon's overall business picture and outlook to see if investors should buy AMZN stock heading into 2019.
Google (GOOGL) has signed on Walt Disney (DIS) as an ad-technology customer in a multiyear deal, with Disney set to use Google’s Ad Manager platform to manage and deliver digital ads across its various platforms. Details of the deal, such as exactly how long it is expected to last and what Disney has agreed to pay for using Google’s ad technology, have not been disclosed. However, the deal is a huge win for Google in the race for ad-tech revenue.
Verizon’s (VZ) closing price on December 10 was $58.27. Based on that price, Verizon has a market cap of $240.8 billion—the highest among all major US mobile operators. The stock is trading 26.4% above its 52-week low of $46.09 per share and 5.4% below its 52-week high of $61.58 per share.
DALLAS, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As AT&T* drives the future of 5G closer, we're working with Cradlepoint to help first responders and businesses prepare for this coming shift. Starting today, Cradlepoint's latest in-office and rugged in-vehicle 5G Evolution routers are available only on the FirstNet communications platform and AT&T network.1 The devices provide first responders and businesses with the fastest speeds possible today2 while also giving them a path to easily upgrade to 5G in the future.
According to Wall Street analysts’ consensus, Verizon stock has a median target price of $59.00. Of the 31 analysts who follow AT&T (T), 45% have given it “buys,” 48% have given it “holds,” and 7% have given it “sells.” On average, analysts have a median price target of $34.00 on the stock. Of the 23 analysts who follow T-Mobile (TMUS), 87% have given it “buys” while 13% have given it “holds.” No analysts have given it “sells.” On average, analysts have a median price target of $79.00 on the stock.