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Sprint’s Stock Performance in 2019

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Shareholder returns and stock trends

On March 15, Sprint’s (S) closing price was $6.39 per share. Based on the closing price, Sprint has a market capitalization of $26.1 billion—the fourth-largest among all of the major US mobile operators. The stock is trading 32.8% above its 52-week low of $4.81 per share and 3.5% below its 52-week high of $6.62 per share.

Sprint’s stock price has risen 1.4% in the trailing one-month period and 21.5% in the trailing 12-month period. Sprint stock has risen 9.8% year-to-date. Analysts’ estimates show that the stock could rise ~3.0% over the next 12 months.

In comparison, T-Mobile (TMUS) and Verizon (VZ) have seen their stock prices increase 13.5% and 20.9%, respectively, in the trailing 12-month period. AT&T’s (T) stock price has fallen 17.2% in the trailing 12-month period.

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Bollinger Band

In the trading session on March 15, Sprint stock closed at $6.39, which is near its Bollinger Band mid-range level of $6.33. The level suggests that Sprint stock isn’t oversold or overbought.

MACD

Sprint’s 14-day MACD (moving average convergence divergence) is 0.02. The positive figure indicates an upward trading trend for Sprint. A company’s MACD is calculated as the difference between its short-term and long-term moving averages. In comparison, T-Mobile’s 14-day MACD is 0.81, AT&T’s is -0.01, and Verizon’s is 1.07.

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