A Look at AT&T’s Returns and Analysts’ Recommendations

Analysts’ recommendations

On August 31, 31 analysts tracked AT&T (T) stock. Ten analysts rated the stock as a “buy,” three rated the stock as a “sell,” and 18 rated the stock as a “hold.” About 58.0% of these Wall Street analysts gave the company a “hold” recommendation.

A Look at AT&T’s Returns and Analysts’ Recommendations

12-month target price

The Wall Street analyst consensus denotes that AT&T’s 12-month target price is $35.37, which implies a potential return of 11.0% from its August 31 closing price of $31.94.

AT&T has generated returns of -14.7% in the trailing-12-month period and -0.1% in the trailing-one-month period. AT&T’s stock price has fallen 2.1% in the last five trading days. Among its peers, Sprint (S), Verizon (VZ), and T-Mobile (TMUS) have generated returns of 0.5%, -0.8%, and 1.0%, respectively, in the last five trading days.

MACD

AT&T’s 14-day MACD (moving average convergence divergence) is -0.67. T-Mobile’s 14-day MACD is 0.20, Verizon’s MACD is -0.24, and Sprint’s MACD is 0.01. A stock’s MACD marks the difference between its short-term and long-term moving averages. AT&T’s negative MACD score suggests a downward trading trend.