ATT Beta vs. Price to Book

ATT Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 37.71  0.81  2.2%

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ATT Inc Price to Book vs. Beta Fundamental Analysis

ATT Inc is rated below average in beta category among related companies. It is rated fourth in price to book category among related companies fabricating about  3.4  of Price to Book per Beta.
Beta is one of the most important measures of equity market volatility. Beta can be thought of as asset elasticity or sensitivity to market. In other words, it is a number that shows the relationship of financial instrument to the financial market in which this instrument is traded. For example if Beta of equity is 2, it will be expected to significantly outperform market when market is going up and significantly underperform when market is going down. Similarly, Beta of 1 indicates that an asset and market will generate similar returns during over time.
ATT 
Beta 
 = 
Covariance 
Variance 
=
0.53
In a nutshell, Beta is a measure of individual stock risk relative to the overall volatility of the stock market. and is calculated based on very sound finance theory - Capital Assets Pricing Model (CAPM).However, since Beta is calculated based on historical price movements it may not predict how a firm's stock is going to perform in the future.
Price to Book (P/B) ratio is used to relate a company book value to its current market price. A high P/B ratio indicates that investors expect executives to generate more returns on their investments from a given set of assets. Book value is accounting value of assets minus liabilities.
ATT 
P/B 
 = 
MV Per Share 
BV Per Share 
=
1.8 times
Price to Book ratio is mostly used in financial services industries where assets and liabilities are typically represented by dollars. Although low Price to Book ratio generally implies that the firm is undervalued, it is often a good indicator that the company may be in financial or managerial distress and should be investigated more carefully.

Comparison

Price to Book Comparison
ATT is rated third in price to book category among related companies.
  Beta 
      ATT Comparables 
ATT is rated fifth in beta category among related companies.

Beta Analysis

As returns on market increase, ATT returns are expected to increase less than the market. However during bear market, the loss on holding ATT will be expected to be smaller as well.
ATT Inc. offer telecommunications and digital entertainment services. more
NameATT Inc
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
Bond Rating
BBB+Good
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00732717.0
ISINUS00206R1023
CUSIP00206R102
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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