Telefonica SA ADR is a telecom services business based in the US. Telefonica SA ADR shares (TEF) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Telefonica SA ADR employs 103,968 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $41.5 billion.
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Telefonica SA ADR stock price (NYSE: TEF)Use our graph to track the performance of TEF stocks over time.
Telefonica SA ADR shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$4.28|
|52-week range||$2.84 - $4.35|
|50-day moving average||$4.03|
|200-day moving average||$4.02|
|Wall St. target price||$4.75|
|Dividend yield||$0.3 (7.63%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.28|
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Telefonica SA ADR price performance over time
|1 week (2023-09-15)||2.39%|
|1 month (2023-08-24)||8.91%|
|3 months (2023-06-23)||9.18%|
|6 months (2023-03-20)||N/A|
|1 year (2022-09-22)||19.89%|
|2 years (2021-09-24)||-10.83%|
|3 years (2020-09-24)||35.57%|
|5 years (2018-09-24)||6.3273|
Is Telefonica SA ADR stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Telefonica SA ADR stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Telefonica SA ADR's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Telefonica SA ADR's P/E ratio
Telefonica SA ADR's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 15x. In other words, Telefonica SA ADR shares trade at around 15x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Telefonica SA ADR's PEG ratio
Telefonica SA ADR's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.136. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Telefonica SA ADR's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Telefonica SA ADR's EBITDA
Telefonica SA ADR's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $8.9 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Telefonica SA ADR's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Telefonica SA ADR financials
|Revenue TTM||$41.5 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||8.64%|
|Gross profit TTM||$22.4 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||2.04%|
|Return on equity TTM||6.56%|
|Market Capitalization||$24.6 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Telefonica SA ADR share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 106.18% of net profits
Recently Telefonica SA ADR has paid out, on average, around 106.18% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 7.63% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Telefonica SA ADR shareholders could enjoy a 7.63% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Telefonica SA ADR's case, that would currently equate to about $0.3 per share.
Telefonica SA ADR's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
Telefonica SA ADR's most recent dividend payout was on 5 July 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 June 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Telefonica SA ADR's shares ever split?
Telefonica SA ADR's shares were split on a 3:1 basis on 21 January 2011. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Telefonica SA ADR shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 66.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Telefonica SA ADR shares which in turn could have impacted Telefonica SA ADR's share price.
Telefonica SA ADR share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Telefonica SA ADR's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.8443 up to $4.3511. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Telefonica SA ADR's is 0.6509. This would suggest that Telefonica SA ADR's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Telefonica SA ADR overview
Telefónica, S. A. , together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services in Europe and Latin America. The company's mobile and related services and products comprise mobile voice, value added, mobile data and Internet, wholesale, corporate, roaming, fixed wireless, and trunking and paging services. Its fixed telecommunication services include PSTN lines; ISDN accesses; public telephone services; local, domestic, and international long-distance and fixed-to-mobile communications; corporate communications; supplementary value-added services; video telephony; intelligent network; and telephony information services, as well as leases and sells handset equipment. The company also provides Internet and broadband multimedia services comprising Internet service provider, portal and network, retail and wholesale broadband access, narrowband switched access, high-speed Internet through fibre to the home, and voice over Internet protocol services. In addition, it offers leased line, virtual private network, fibre optics, web hosting and application, managed hosting, content delivery, outsourcing and consultancy, desktop, and system integration and professional services.
Telefonica SA ADR in the news
European Telecom Industry Gets Mixed Signals From Investors — Talking Markets
Telefonica (TEF) Gains 17.1% YTD: Will the Trend Continue?
Telefónica Deutschland Holding (ETR:O2D) Is Doing The Right Things To Multiply Its Share Price
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Telefonica SA ADR is owned by institutions?
Currently 1.193% of Telefonica SA ADR shares are held by institutions. How many people work for Telefonica SA ADR?
Latest data suggests 103,968 work at Telefonica SA ADR. When does the fiscal year end for Telefonica SA ADR?
Telefonica SA ADR's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Telefonica SA ADR based?
Telefonica SA ADR's address is: Distrito Telefónica, Madrid, Spain, 28050 What is Telefonica SA ADR's ISIN number?
Telefonica SA ADR's international securities identification number is: US8793822086 What is Telefonica SA ADR's CUSIP number?
Telefonica SA ADR's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 879382208
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