Stocks Skyrockets on Unusual Volume: AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), Twilio Inc. (NYSE:TWLO)

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) also run on active notice, stock price reduced -0.12% after traded at $40.96 in most recent trading session. AT&T’s (T) future expected capital expenditures, or capex. AT&T has been investing heavily in capex to improve its network and buy additional spectrum for future use. AT&T has already spent $5.9 billion on capex in 3Q16 and just over $16 billion in the first nine months of 2016. The telecom company expects to spend a total of $22 billion on capex in 2016.

The proposed acquisition of Time Warner (TWX) will help AT&T to lower its capex investments, with minimal capex requirements at Time Warner balancing AT&T’s higher capex needs. As a result, AT&T will have more resources and opportunities to invest in 5G technology. AT&T expects the acquisition to be accretive on a free cash flow growth (or FCF) per share basis in the first year after the close of the acquisition. Also, AT&T has deleveraging potential within the first year of closing the deal given the attractive FCF of the combined companies.

T has price to earnings ratio of 17.43 and the price to current year EPS stands at 91.40%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be 4.44%. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 4.79% dividend yield. Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 0.80 and quick ratio was calculated as 0.80. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 1.01 for seeing its liquidity position.

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.40% for a week and 1.20% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.54. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an “Active Revolving Stocks.” The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.60 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of -0.87%. T’s institutional ownership was registered as 54.40%, while insider ownership was 0.05%.

Twilio Inc. (NYSE:TWLO) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price eased up 0.29% during latest trading session.

Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 4.50 that indicates if TWLO lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Generally, it indicates good short-term financial strength. Street is more conscious on this after SunEdison, Inc. case. To make strengthen these views, the active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 4.50, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 0.00, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.


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