Directv (NYSE:DTV)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Telsey Advisory Group in a research report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $90.00 price target on the stock. Telsey Advisory Group’s price target indicates a potential upside of 9.02% from the company’s current price.
Directv (NYSE:DTV) traded up 0.10% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $82.55. The stock had a trading volume of 5,586,830 shares. Directv has a one year low of $57.05 and a one year high of $89.46. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $81.41 and its 200-day moving average is $74.07. The company has a market cap of $41.591 billion and a P/E ratio of 16.25.
Directv (NYSE:DTV) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 6th. The company reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.50 by $0.13. The company had revenue of $7.86 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.91 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.43 earnings per share. Directv’s revenue was up 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Directv will post $5.89 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Directv in a research note on Thursday, May 22nd. They now have a $88.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Morgan Stanley downgraded shares of Directv from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 20th. Finally, analysts at Evercore Partners downgraded shares of Directv from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Monday, May 19th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Directv has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $87.05.
DIRECTV is a provider of digital television entertainment in the United States and Latin America. The Company operates two direct-to-home (NYSE:DTV), operating segments: DIRECTV U.
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