Shareholder returns and stock trends
Sprint (S) stock closed February 25 at $6.44, and Sprint’s market capitalization was $26.3 billion—the lowest among major US mobile operators. The stock is trading 33.9% above its 52-week low of $4.81 and 2.7% below its 52-week high of $6.62.
Year-to-date, Sprint stock has risen 10.7%. The stock has returned 4.2% in the last month and 21.5% in the last year. Meanwhile, Verizon (VZ) and T-Mobile (TMUS) stock has risen 17.6% and 21.6%, respectively, in the last year, and AT&T (T) stock has fallen 15.2%.
At $6.44, Sprint stock was close to its upper Bollinger Band of $6.54. This value indicates the stock is overbought, signaling to investors to “sell.” Sprint’s 14-day MACD (moving average convergence divergence) score is 0.30, while T-Mobile’s is 2.86, Verizon’s is 1.71, and AT&T’s is 0.87. A stock’s MACD score marks the change between its short- and long-term moving averages. Sprint’s positive MACD score suggests an upward trading trend.