T Book Value Per Share vs. Five Year Return

T -- USA Stock  

USD 33.15  0.96  2.98%

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T Five Year Return vs. Book Value Per Share Fundamental Analysis

T is rated below average in book value per share category among related companies. It is rated below average in five year return category among related companies reporting about  0.22  of Five Year Return per Book Value Per Share. The ratio of Book Value Per Share to Five Year Return for T is roughly  4.57 
Book Value per Share (B/S) is can be calculated by subtracting liabilities from assets, and then dividing it by the total number of currently outstanding shares. It indicates the level of safety associated with each common share after removing effects of liabilities. In other words a shareholder can use this ratio to see how much he or she can sell the stake in the company in the event of liquidation.
Book Value per Share 
 = 
Common Equity 
Average Shares 
=
23.74 times
The naive approach to look at Book Value per Share is to compare it to current stock price. If Book Value per Share is higher than the currently traded stock price, the company can be considered undervalued. However, investors must be aware that conventional calculation of Book Value does not include intangible assets such as good will, intellectual property, trademarks or brands and may not be an appropriate measure for many firms.
Five Year Return is considered as one of the best measures to evaluate fund performance especially from the mid and long term prospective. It shows the total annualized return generated from holding a fund for the last 5 years and represents capital appreciation of fund investments including all dividends, losses, and capital gains distributions.
Five Year Return 
 = 
(Mean of Monthly Returns - 1) 
X  
100% 
=
5.19 %
Although Five Year Fund Returns can give a sense of overall fund potential, it is recommended to compare fund performance with other similar funds for the same five year time interval. Similarly, comparing overall find performance over the last five year with appropriate market index is a great way to determine how this fund will perform during different market fluctuations.

T Five Year Return Comparison

  Five Year Return 
      T Comparables 
T is rated below average in five year return category among related companies.
  Book Value Per Share 
      T Comparables 
T is rated below average in book value per share category among related companies.