PLDT Inc (NYSE:PHI) announced a Semi-Annual dividend on Friday, August 9th, NASDAQ reports. Investors of record on Monday, August 26th will be given a dividend of 0.462 per share by the technology company on Wednesday, September 18th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 23rd.
NYSE PHI opened at $20.80 on Wednesday. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $22.83 and a 200 day simple moving average of $23.04. PLDT has a one year low of $19.36 and a one year high of $27.65. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.48 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.16 and a beta of 0.56. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.49, a current ratio of 0.40 and a quick ratio of 0.39.
Several equities research analysts recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut PLDT from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday. Nomura raised PLDT from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, August 9th. Finally, CLSA cut PLDT from an “outperform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Friday, June 7th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. PLDT has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $25.00.
PLDT Inc operates as a telecommunications company in the Philippines. The company operates in three segments: Wireless, Fixed Line, and Others. The Wireless segment offers cellular mobile, Internet broadband distribution, operations support, software development, and satellite information and messaging services; and sells Wi-Fi access equipment.
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