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Steve Hach is the Senior Editor at ValuEngine.com, a Melbourne, Florida-based stock valuation and forecast service. ValuEngine utilizes Ivy League financial research as the basis for its coverage of more than 8000 US, Canadian, and other foreign stocks. Hach utilizes ValuEngine's complex... More
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  • ValuEngine.com Rates British Telecom Firm BT Group (BT,$BT) a Buy 0 comments
    May 9, 2011 2:38 PM | about stocks: BT
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    May 9, 2011

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    VALUATION WATCH:  Valuation at current levels is considered to be within "normal" range and therefore the Valuation Watch is OFF.

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    ValuEngine.com Rates British Telecom Firm BT Group (BT,$BT) a Buy

     BT Group plc is a holding corporation which operates primarily through British Telecommunications plc, an
    international provider of tele-communications services. The Company provides local and long-distance telephone call products and services in the United Kingdom, telephone exchange lines to homes and businesses, international telephone calls to and from the United Kingdom and telecommunications equipment for customers' premises.

      A screen of our 5500 equity universe with our valuation and forecast tools for stocks with minimum market prices of $3, daily volume in excess of 100k shares/day, undervaluation, and short-term forecasts above the 95 percentile ranking put BT at the top of the results on a composite score basis.

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     ValuEngine has issued a BUY recommendation for BT Group plc on May. 09, 2011. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that BT Group plc has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE company size, momentum and P/E ratio.

     Based on available data as of May. 09, 2011, we believe that BT should be trading at $36.93. This makes BT 13.57% undervalued. Fair Value indicates what we believe the stock should be trading at today if the stock market were perfectly efficient and everything traded at its true worth. For BT, we base this on actual earnings per share (NYSEARCA:EPS) for the previous four quarters of $3.24, forecasted EPS for the next four quarters of $3.46, and correlations to the 30- year Treasury bond yield of 4.30%.

     Subscribers can check out the latest figures on BT Group plc from our models HERE.  

     

    Market Indices Data
      Latest Change YTD
    Dow Jones
    12,704.00 65.27 9.73%
    NASDAQ Composite
    2,846.57 19.01 7.30%
    Russell 2000
    842.20 8.86 7.47%
    S&P 500
    1,347.57 7.37 7.15%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview
    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued
    46.05%
    Stocks Overvalued
    53.95%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%
    17.59%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%
    21.24%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview
    Sector Change MTD YTD Valuation Last 12-MReturn P/E Ratio
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates 1.29% -0.54% 5.99% 10.64% overvalued 32.49% 28.42
    Utilities 0.43% -1.74% 5.24% 9.03% overvalued 24.02% 23.70
    Oils-Energy 0.74% -6.03% 3.55% 8.25% overvalued 39.34% 47.51
    Business Services 0.53% -1.12% 5.88% 6.65% overvalued 15.86% 38.28
    Transportation 0.72% -0.74% 0.44% 5.91% overvalued 20.24% 20.40
    Aerospace 0.77% -1.70% 11.78% 5.41% overvalued 24.82% 19.05
    Consumer Staples -0.16% -2.33% -3.34% 5.41% overvalued 17.47% 20.86
    Computer and Technology 0.52% -1.99% 10.81% 4.89% overvalued 31.32% 45.04
    Industrial Products 0.30% -3.25% 4.53% 4.60% overvalued 24.47% 31.82
    Retail-Wholesale 0.19% -0.84% 6.63% 4.21% overvalued 21.93% 35.09
    Consumer Discretionary 0.08% -0.37% 6.92% 3.48% overvalued 14.58% 29.74
    Auto-Tires-Trucks 0.62% -1.80% -2.82% 2.83% overvalued 47.42% 20.04
    Finance 0.12% -1.92% 1.76% 2.57% overvalued 8.24% 25.12
    Medical 0.35% -1.55% 13.97% 1.80% overvalued 16.51% 34.82
    Construction 0.02% -2.87% -2.22% 0.57% undervalued 3.35% 49.37
    Basic Materials 1.05% -4.56% -4.35% 0.65% undervalued 44.41% 24.51

     

      April 29, 2011

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