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  • AT&T: A Much-Needed Pullback
    Tradevestor Today, 10:34 AM 21 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T's reasonable earnings report has still resulted in a sell-off, an opportunity for long-term investors.
    • The sell-off puts the stock's yield and RSI at more reasonable levels.
    • This stock is still one of the best bets, if the market sells off from its highs.
  • AT&T: 5% Yield And 17% Upside Despite Recent Surge In Stock Price
    Achilles Research Today, 7:06 AM 13 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T has an intrinsic value of $42.40 per share.
    • Despite the strong rebound in share price, AT&T has further upside potential and offers a 5% yield.
    • AT&T is a solid income alternative to other traditional high-yield investments such as tobacco companies or REITs.
  • AT&T: A High Dividend Yield Buying Opportunity Presents Itself
    David Alton Clark Today, 3:09 AM 31 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T reported in-line earnings, yet sold off in after-hours on the news.
    • Revenue was up, yet revenue per subscriber was down, which spooked investors somewhat.
    • The sell-off was unjustified. The report was solid and the company is making the right moves.
    • The unjustified sell-off has unwittingly increased the yield, thereby creating a buying opportunity in the stock.
  • AT&T: Upside Past $38
    Seeking Profits Today, 12:08 AM 13 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T reported relatively in-line quarterly results, sending shares slightly lower after hours.
    • Strong U-verse growth and subscriber additions helped to stabilize wireline revenue in the quarter.
    • Wireless performed well with low churn and strong margins despite concerns about increasing competition.
    • With a strong operating performance and cash flow, shares should trade at 14-15x earnings or $38-$40.
  • AT&T: The Next Big Thing For Dividend Investors
    David Alton Clark Mon, Apr. 21 39 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T’s NEXT program may significantly boost revenues improving the bottom line.
    • The company is trading at a discount to peers and the industry while providing a 5% dividend yield.
    • AT&T is a model stock for income and dividend investors.
  • Why AT&T Is Heading To $40
    Wall Street Playbook Mon, Apr. 21 17 Comments

    Summary

    • On fiscal 2015 estimates of $2.83, AT&T shares still trade at a P/E of 12, which is 2 points below the industry average.
    • The stock, which has a 52-week high of $39, is trading at just 10 times trailing earnings.
    • On the basis of free cash flow growth, and potential margin expansion through efficiency improvements from the Leap acquisition, shares should trade at $40 within the next 6 to 12.
  • AT&T Finding Value In Telecom With New Growth Drivers
    Glyndon Park Thu, Apr. 17 5 Comments

    Summary

    • T trades at a significant discount to the S&P 500 on a current and forward earnings basis.
    • T dividend yield is 2.6x market yield, buyback yield is even more compelling.
    • Wireline growth concerns depress stock but management executing on new growth drivers.
  • Is The Leap Deal Good For AT&T?
    IAEResearch Wed, Apr. 9 4 Comments

    Summary

    • The deal will allow the company to expand its network coverage.
    • The financial muscle of AT&T will allow the company to extract better value from Leap's assets.
    • AT&T will be able to increase its coverage by utilizing the un-utilized spectrum of Leap.
  • Is AT&T Trading At A Discount From Its Peers?

    Summary

    • AT&T has acquired prepaid wireless provider Leaps Wireless International Inc. in a deal worth $1.3 billion.
    • AT&T will further expand its 4G LTE network through Leap's Cricket brand in 35 states of the U.S.
    • The industry is turning in favor of AT&T's core operations.
    • AT&T's stock is currently trading at a lower P/E compared to the industry average.
  • AT&T: A Steady Source Of Income
    Joseph Harry Wed, Apr. 9 6 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T is fairly valued with an above average dividend.
    • The company has strong financial flexibility.
    • Growth opportunities exist going forward.
    • Shares are good as a defensive position.
  • AT&T: Still Solid But Better Opportunities Elsewhere
    Stock Gamer Mon, Apr. 7 21 Comments

    Summary

    • Share buyback in 2014 will drop largely due to large dividend commitment and limited borrowing capacity (owing to leverage target).
    • The total authorized 425M share repurchase plan will likely take at least 3 years to complete.
    • Debt level may increase modestly over the coming years due to large cash distribution commitment and spectrum acquisitions.
    • Trading at 20% discount to S&P 500, the shares are inexpensive but better value can be found elsewhere.
  • AT&T: Very Generous Towards Shareholders

    Summary

    • AT&T Inc. has always been generous towards its shareholders as evident by its increasing dividends and share buyback programs.
    • AT&T Inc. finally received approval for the acquisition of Leap Wireless that will prove to be a strategic move.
    • AT&T Inc. is undervalued compared to its competitors as well as industry benchmarks.
  • Evaluating AT&T Through The Eyes Of New Money
    Valuentum Thu, Apr. 3 13 Comments

    Summary

    • Let's examine AT&T through the eyes of new money.
    • AT&T posts a Valuentum Buying Index score of 4 on our scale, reflecting our 'fairly valued' discounted cash-flow assessment of the firm and its attractive relative valuation versus peers.
    • We prefer scores of 9 or 10 on the Valuentum Buying Index, which represent more timely ideas.
  • I Decided To Keep High-Yielding AT&T And It Popped 6.47% Since My Last Article
    Abba's Aces Tue, Apr. 1 22 Comments

    Summary

    • Next year's earnings estimate has increased but the threat of a contraction still exists.
    • The stock is still inexpensive on next year's earnings expectations.
    • The Leap Wireless deal is finally approved.
  • Impact Of The Acquisition Of Leap Wireless By AT&T

    Summary

    • The Federal Communications Commission finally approved the $1.2 acquisition deal of Leap Wireless International (LEAP) by AT&T (T).
    • This deal allows AT&T to have an immediate presence in the pre-paid market and positions it to better compete with other major national carriers .
    • Gives access to previously forbidden territories.
    • AT&T will manage to tap into Leap Wireless’ unused range to expand its LTE network.
  • The Tortoise Strategy: Part 9 - AT&T, Double The Dividend Yield And Cut Market Risk 3%
    Richard Berger Mon, Mar. 24 36 Comments

    Summary

    • This is part 9 in a continuing series on building a dividend income equity portfolio with lower market risk and boosted yield using covered option writing.
    • AT&T Corporation is evaluated for value and yield boost using covered option writing.
    • Shares are beginning a test of the high side of the long term downward trending channel they have traded in since last November.
    • The company is a Dividend Aristocrat cash cow yielding 5.6% with 31 consecutive years of growing dividends.
    • Over priced and weak technically, avoid entry at the current $33.00 market price. Write Cash Covered Calls at $32 to double the dividend yield while lowering market risk 3%.
  • Is AT&T A Good Investment Over Verizon?
    Winning Strategies Fri, Mar. 21 24 Comments

    Summary

    • Telecom services sector is facing challenges to generate growth.
    • AT&T has been experiencing slow growth, but the outlook is strong for the company.
    • Verizon has been able to generate strong growth and returns over AT&T.
  • AT&T: Aggressive Efforts To Improve Subscriber Base Earn It A Bullish Rating
    Equity Watch Thu, Mar. 20 13 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T leads the market with its solid subscriber base.
    • Leap acquisition and U-verse service expansion will help AT&T improve its operations and performance.
    • The stock offers an impressive dividend yield of 5.7%, along with a healthy balance sheet, which lowers the company’s risk profile.
  • AT&T: Dividend Yield Approaching 6% And Upside Potential Of 28%
    Achilles Research Wed, Mar. 19 27 Comments

    Summary

    • AT&T has an intrinsic value of over $40 per share.
    • Solid Dividend Yield And High Margin Of Safety Add To The Appeal Of AT&T.
    • AT&T could be a good long-term investment for investors who desire recurring income.
  • AT&T Is A Solid Long-Term Pick
    IAEResearch Fri, Mar. 14 20 Comments

    Summary

    • The price wars will eventually affect the margins of the companies in the sector.
    • Deterioration in margins and revenues due to the price wars can be offset to some extent by increased customer base.
    • Fundamentals of the company are extremely impressive.
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Company Description

AT&T Inc, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides wireless and wireline telecommunications services in the United States and internationally. The Company has three reportable segments: Wireless, Wireline, and Other.