AT&T, Inc. (T): Earnings Whisper?

AT&T, Inc. (T) is set to release its second-quarter 2015 results after the close of the trading session on Thursday, July 23. Checking in on the numbers, the consensus is expecting a profit of $0.63 per share from AT&T, up from $0.62 in the same quarter last year. Revenue is seen increasing 3% from $32.06 billion to $33.04 billion. Meanwhile, ticker’s earnings whisper number calls for EPS of $0.64 on revenue of $33.04 billion.

As a quick reminder, AT&T reported 1Q/15 EPS of $0.63, $0.01 better than the Street’s consensus estimate. Revs came in at $32.6 billion versus the $32.84 billion consensus.

On valuation measures, AT&T, Inc. shares are currently priced at 30.90x this year’s forecasted earnings compared to the industry’s 23.26x earnings multiple. Ticker has a PEG and forward P/E ratio of 3.07 and 13.16, respectively. Price/Sales for the same period is 1.35 while EPS is $1.11. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate T a ‘Buy’, 14 rate it a ‘Hold’. 2 analysts rate it a ‘Sell’. AT&T has a median Wall Street price target of $38.00 with a high target of $42.00.

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