What Analysts Are Recommending for AT&T
As of September 18, 2017, 30 analysts from various brokerage firms have been actively tracking AT&T (T) stock. It’s important to note that nine have rated the stock a “buy,” 20 have rated it a “hold,” and one has rated it a “sell.” Approximately 67.0% of analysts gave the company a “hold” recommendation.
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12-month target price
Analysts’ consensus suggests that AT&T’s 12-month target price is $41.03, which means a potential return of 10.0% from the closing price of $37.42 on September 18, 2017.
AT&T has generated returns of -6.9% in the trailing 12-month period and 0.13% in the trailing one-month period. Its share price has risen 4.7% in the trailing five-day period. By comparison, competitors Sprint (S), Verizon (VZ), and T-Mobile (TMUS) have generated returns of 0.92%, 3.9%, and -2.0%, respectively, in the trailing five-day period.
Moving average convergence divergence
As of September 18, 2017, AT&T has an MACD (moving average convergence divergence) of -0.36. T-Mobile’s MACD is -0.09, Verizon’s is -0.01, and Sprint’s is -0.12. A negative MACD reading implies that a stock is on a downward trading trend, whereas a positive MACD reading suggests an upward trading trend.