Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS) stock: comparing current and last year EPS estimates

The closing price of Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (NYSE: TDS) was $7.10 for the day, down -4.70% from the previous closing price of $7.45. In other words, the price has decreased by -$0.35 from its previous closing price. On the day, 3129092 shares were traded. TDS stock price reached its highest trading level at $7.49 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $7.03.

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Our analysis of TDS’s different ratios will help us gain a deeper understanding of the company. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.30 and its Current Ratio is at 1.60. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.86 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.85.

Upgrades & Downgrades

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, TDS now has a Market Capitalization of 893.40M and an Enterprise Value of 6.81B. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.14 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 0.17. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 1.26 whereas that against EBITDA is 5.84.

Stock Price History:

Over the past 52 weeks, TDS has reached a high of $18.73, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $6.73. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 9.45, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 12.28.

Shares Statistics:

TDS traded an average of 2.19M shares per day over the past three months and 2.66M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 113.00M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 91.93M. Insiders hold about 6.93% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 97.30% stake in the company. Shares short for TDS as of Apr 27, 2023 were 4M with a Short Ratio of 4.00M, compared to 4.36M on Mar 30, 2023. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 3.55% and a Short% of Float of 6.57%.

Dividends & Splits

With its trailing 12-month dividend rate of 0.73, TDS has a forward annual dividend rate of 0.74. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 9.73%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 9.91%. The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 3.45.

Earnings Estimates

The firm’s stock currently is rated by 3 analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of -$0.02 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.04 and a low estimate of -$0.06, while EPS last year was $0.15. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is -$0.1, with high estimates of $0 and low estimates of -$0.17.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between -$0.19 and -$0.4 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of -$0.33. EPS for the following year is -$0.21, with 3 analysts recommending between -$0.01 and -$0.36.

Revenue Estimates

It is expected that $90B in revenue will be generated in the current quarter, according to 2 analysts. It ranges from a high estimate of $1.3B to a low estimate of $1.29B. As of the current estimate, Telephone and Data Systems Inc.’s year-ago sales were $1.35B, an estimated decrease of -4.00% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 2 analysts are estimating revenue of $1.31B, a decrease of -3.10% over than the figure of -$4.00% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $1.31B for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $1.3B.

A total of 3 analysts have provided revenue estimates for TDS’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $5.37B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $5.23B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $5.27B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $5.41B, down -2.60% from the average estimate. Based on 3 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $5.29B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $5.37B and the low estimate is $5.2B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 0.40% from the average revenue estimate for this year.