Analysts expect T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) to report EPS of $0.16
Analysts expect T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.16 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Fourteen analysts provided earnings estimates for T-Mobile US, with estimates ranging from ($0.07) to $0.94. T-Mobile US reported earnings of $1.03 per share in the same quarter last year, suggesting a negative 84.5% year-over-year growth rate. The company is expected to announce its next results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 2.
On average, analysts expect T-Mobile US to report annual earnings of $2.23 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.00 to $3.01. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect the company to post earnings of $2.96 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.25 to $5.51. Zacks Investment Research EPS averages are an average based on a survey of research analysts who provide coverage for T-Mobile US.
T-Mobile US (NASDAQ:TMUS) last reported results on Tuesday, November 2. The wireless communications provider reported earnings per share of $0.55 for the quarter, beating Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.01. The company posted revenue of $19.60 billion in the quarter, versus a consensus estimate of $20.10 billion. T-Mobile US had a net margin of 4.21% and a return on equity of 6.15%. In the same quarter last year, the company achieved EPS of $1.17.
TMUS has been the subject of several analyst reports. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft lowered its price target on T-Mobile US from $185.00 to $175.00 in a Monday, January 10 research report. UBS Group set a price target of $170.00 on T-Mobile US shares in a report on Friday, January 7. Sanford C. Bernstein set a target price of $162.00 on T-Mobile US stock in a Monday, Jan. 3 research note. Wells Fargo & Company upgraded T-Mobile US to a “neutral” rating in a Sunday, Jan. 9 research note. Finally, TheStreet upgraded T-Mobile US from a “b” to a “c+” rating in a Tuesday, November 2 research report. One research analyst rated the stock with a sell rating, three gave the company a hold rating, fourteen gave the company a buy rating, and two gave the company a strong buy rating. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $162.57.
Institutional investors have recently been buying and selling shares of the stock. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD increased its stake in T-Mobile US shares by 137.3% during the 2nd quarter. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD now owns 23,637,420 shares of the wireless communications provider worth $3,423,408,000 after purchasing an additional 13,677,347 shares during the period. Dodge & Cox increased its stake in T-Mobile US by 432.0% during the second quarter. Dodge & Cox now owns 11,324,513 shares of the wireless communications provider worth $1,640,129,000 after purchasing an additional 9,195,915 shares during the period. The Bank of Nova Scotia increased its holdings of T-Mobile US shares by 171.3% in Q3. The Bank of Nova Scotia now owns 4,611,993 shares of the wireless communications provider valued at $589,225,000 after buying an additional 2,911,738 shares in the last quarter. Viking Global Investors LP increased its stake in T-Mobile US shares by 35.6% during the third quarter. Viking Global Investors LP now owns 10,225,185 shares of the wireless communications provider valued at $1,306,370,000 after purchasing an additional 2,682,996 shares during the period. Finally, Assenagon Asset Management SA increased its stake in T-Mobile US shares by 440.0% during the 3rd quarter. Assenagon Asset Management SA now owns 3,170,084 shares of the wireless communications provider worth $405,010,000 after purchasing an additional 2,583,063 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 43.87% of the company’s shares.
Shares of TMUS stock traded at $1.48 during Monday’s trading, reaching $103.10. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 158,534 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,979,407. T-Mobile US has a 1-year low of $101.51 and a 1-year high of 150, $20. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $114.13 and its 200-day moving average price is $125.85. The company has a market capitalization of $128.78 billion, a price/earnings ratio of 38.67, a P/E/G ratio of 7.15 and a beta of 0.53. The company has a debt ratio of 1.06, a current ratio of 0.87 and a quick ratio of 0.78.
About T-Mobile USA
T-Mobile US, Inc provides wireless communications services under the T-Mobile and MetroPCS brands. It offers postpaid and prepaid wireless voice, messaging and data services, as well as wholesale wireless services. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Bellevue, WA.
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