Directv (DTV) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
Directv (NYSE:DTV) is set to issue its Q114 quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 6th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.50 per share and revenue of $7.91 billion for the quarter.
Directv (NYSE:DTV) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 20th. The company reported $1.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.28 by $0.25. The company had revenue of $8.59 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.48 billion. On average, analysts expect Directv to post $5.98 EPS for the current fiscal year and $6.84 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Directv (NYSE:DTV) traded up 0.35% on Monday, hitting $80.15. The stock had a trading volume of 1,147,688 shares. Directv has a 52-week low of $57.05 and a 52-week high of $82.75. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $76.56 and a 200-day moving average of $70.62. The company has a market cap of $40.834 billion and a P/E ratio of 15.45. Directv also saw unusually large options trading on Friday. Stock investors acquired 10,908 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 371% compared to the typical daily volume of 2,318 put options.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on DTV shares. Analysts at Brean Capital raised their price target on shares of Directv from $85.00 to $92.00 in a research note on Monday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. On the ratings front, analysts at Citigroup Inc. downgraded shares of Directv from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday. They now have a $82.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $79.00. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of Directv from $71.00 to $81.00 in a research note on Friday, April 25th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $76.05.
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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