Telefonica SA (TEF) Hits Fresh High: Is There Still Room to Run?

04.06.24 15:15 Uhr

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Have you been paying attention to shares of Telefonica (TEF)? Shares have been on the move with the stock up 3.3% over the past month. The stock hit a new 52-week high of $4.72 in the previous session. Telefonica has gained 20.8% since the start of the year compared to the 2.9% move for the Zacks Utilities sector and the -0.5% return for the Zacks Diversified Communication Services industry.What's Driving the Outperformance?The stock has an impressive record of positive earnings surprises, as it hasn't missed our earnings consensus estimate in any of the last four quarters. In its last earnings report on May 9, 2024, Telefonica reported EPS of $0.11 versus consensus estimate of $0.09.For the current fiscal year, Telefonica is expected to post earnings of $0.33 per share on $44.27 billion in revenues. This represents a -17.5% change in EPS on a 0.68% change in revenues. For the next fiscal year, the company is expected to earn $0.34 per share on $44.95 billion in revenues. This represents a year-over-year change of 4.04% and 1.52%, respectively.Valuation MetricsTelefonica may be at a 52-week high right now, but what might the future hold for the stock? A key aspect of this question is taking a look at valuation metrics in order to determine if the company is due for a pullback from this level.On this front, we can look at the Zacks Style Scores, as they provide investors with an additional way to sort through stocks (beyond looking at the Zacks Rank of a security). These styles are represented by grades running from A to F in the categories of Value, Growth, and Momentum, while there is a combined VGM Score as well. Investors should consider the style scores a valuable tool that can help you to pick the most appropriate Zacks Rank stocks based on their individual investment style.Telefonica has a Value Score of A. The stock's Growth and Momentum Scores are B and C, respectively, giving the company a VGM Score of A.In terms of its value breakdown, the stock currently trades at 14.3X current fiscal year EPS estimates, which is not in-line with the peer industry average of 14.3X. On a trailing cash flow basis, the stock currently trades at 15.2X versus its peer group's average of 6X. This isn't enough to put the company in the top echelon of all stocks we cover from a value perspective.Zacks RankWe also need to look at the Zacks Rank for the stock, as this supersedes any trend on the style score front. Fortunately, Telefonica currently has a Zacks Rank of #2 (Buy) thanks to rising earnings estimates.Since we recommend that investors select stocks carrying Zacks Rank of 1 (Strong Buy) or 2 (Buy) and Style Scores of A or B, it looks as if Telefonica passes the test. Thus, it seems as though Telefonica shares could have a bit more room to run in the near term.5 Stocks Set to DoubleEach was handpicked by a Zacks expert as the #1 favorite stock to gain +100% or more in 2024. While not all picks can be winners, previous recommendations have soared +143.0%, +175.9%, +498.3% and +673.0%.Most of the stocks in this report are flying under Wall Street radar, which provides a great opportunity to get in on the ground floor.Today, See These 5 Potential Home Runs >>Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Research? Today, you can download 7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days. Click to get this free report Telefonica SA (TEF): Free Stock Analysis ReportTo read this article on Zacks.com click here.Zacks Investment ResearchWeiter zum vollständigen Artikel bei Zacks

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DatumRatingAnalyst
13.06.2024Telefonica SellDeutsche Bank AG
13.06.2024Telefonica NeutralJP Morgan Chase & Co.
21.11.2023Telefonica BuyGoldman Sachs Group Inc.
23.10.2023Telefonica UnderweightJP Morgan Chase & Co.
18.10.2023Telefonica Equal WeightBarclays Capital
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21.11.2023Telefonica BuyGoldman Sachs Group Inc.
11.05.2023Telefonica BuyGoldman Sachs Group Inc.
14.12.2022Telefonica BuyGoldman Sachs Group Inc.
25.07.2022Telefonica BuyDeutsche Bank AG
13.05.2022Telefonica BuyDeutsche Bank AG
DatumRatingAnalyst
13.06.2024Telefonica NeutralJP Morgan Chase & Co.
18.10.2023Telefonica Equal WeightBarclays Capital
03.08.2023Telefonica Equal WeightBarclays Capital
28.07.2023Telefonica Equal WeightBarclays Capital
05.06.2023Telefonica Equal WeightBarclays Capital
DatumRatingAnalyst
13.06.2024Telefonica SellDeutsche Bank AG
23.10.2023Telefonica UnderweightJP Morgan Chase & Co.
08.11.2022Telefonica UnderweightJP Morgan Chase & Co.
06.09.2022Telefonica UnderweightJP Morgan Chase & Co.
28.07.2022Telefonica UnderweightJP Morgan Chase & Co.

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