ATT Number of Shares Shorted vs. Price to Earning

ATT Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 36.58  0.58  1.61%

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ATT Inc Price to Earning vs. Number of Shares Shorted Fundamental Analysis

ATT Inc is rated third in number of shares shorted category among related companies. It is rated fourth in price to earning category among related companies . The ratio of Number of Shares Shorted to Price to Earning for ATT Inc is about  28,884,021 
Number of Shares Shorted is total amount of shares that are currently sold short by investors. When stock is sold short, the short seller assumes the responsibility of buying the stock back at a lower price. The speculator will make money if the stock goes down in price or will experience loss if the stock price goes up.
Shares Shorted 
Shorted by Public 
by Institutions 
224.14 M
If a large number of investors decide to short sell an equity instrument within a small period of time, their combined action can significantly affect price of the stock.
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investor monitor on a daily basis. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because. When a company's profitability fall, it is likely that earnings will also go down..In other words, if you start from a lower position your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
7.76 times
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.


Price to Earning Comparison
ATT is rated third in price to earning category among related companies.
  Number of Shares Shorted 
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ATT is rated second in number of shares shorted category among related companies.
ATT Inc. provides communications and digital entertainment services. The company was formerly known as SBC Communications Inc. and changed its name to ATT Inc. in November 2005. ATT operates under Telecom Services - Domestic classification in USA and traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 254000 people. more
NameATT Inc
CEOBrian LesserView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
ExchangeBATS Exchange
CIK Number00732717.0
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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