Relatively Low Forward P/E Ratio Detected in Shares of IDT in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry (IDT, CTL, VZ, T, GNCMA)
Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services industry with the lowest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.
IDT ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 9.05. CenturyTel is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.26. Verizon Communications ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.77.
AT&T follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.76, and General Communication rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 19.10.
SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of General Communication on May 17th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $16.63. Since that call, shares of General Communication have fallen 8.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.
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