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T-Mobile US, Inc (TMUS) is a leading telecom services business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$127.62 after a previous close of US$127.41. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD126.93 to a high of USD129.35. The latest price was USD128.915 (25 minute delay). T-Mobile US is listed on the NASDAQ. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
How to buy shares in T-Mobile US
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
- Search for T-Mobile US. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: TMUS. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until T-Mobile US reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of T-Mobile US, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of T-Mobile US. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.
What's in this guide?
- T-Mobile US key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is T-Mobile US stock a buy or sell?
- T-Mobile US performance over time
- Can I short T-Mobile US shares?
- Is T-Mobile US suitable for ethical investing?
- Are T-Mobile US shares over-valued?
- T-Mobile US's financials
- How volatile are T-Mobile US shares?
- Does T-Mobile US pay a dividend?
- Have T-Mobile US shares ever split?
- Other common questions
T-Mobile US share priceUse our graph to track the performance of TMUS stocks over time.
T-Mobile US shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$85.81 - US$135.54|
|50-day moving average||US$125.9426|
|200-day moving average||US$124.9049|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$2.647|
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Is it a good time to buy T-Mobile US stock?
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T-Mobile US price performance over time
|1 month (2021-03-23)||3.64%|
Is T-Mobile US under- or over-valued?
Valuing T-Mobile US stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of T-Mobile US's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
T-Mobile US's P/E ratio
T-Mobile US's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 50x. In other words, T-Mobile US shares trade at around 50x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
T-Mobile US's PEG ratio
T-Mobile US's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.107. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into T-Mobile US's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
T-Mobile US's EBITDA
T-Mobile US's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$23.6 billion (£17 billion).
The EBITDA is a measure of a T-Mobile US's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
T-Mobile US financials
|Revenue TTM||US$68.4 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||13.77%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$40.8 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||4.1%|
|Return on equity TTM||5.83%|
|Market capitalisation||US$163.9 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting T-Mobile US shares
There are currently 14.3 million T-Mobile US shares held short by investors – that's known as T-Mobile US's "short interest". This figure is 4.6% down from 15.0 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting T-Mobile US shares can be evaluated.
T-Mobile US's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
T-Mobile US's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of T-Mobile US shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of T-Mobile US shares traded daily (recently around 5.2 million). T-Mobile US's SIR currently stands at 2.73. In other words for every 100,000 T-Mobile US shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2730 shares are currently held short.
However T-Mobile US's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of T-Mobile US shares, or, against the total number of tradable T-Mobile US shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case T-Mobile US's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 T-Mobile US shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0363% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable T-Mobile US shares, roughly 36 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against T-Mobile US.
Find out more about how you can short T-Mobile US stock.
T-Mobile US's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like T-Mobile US.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
T-Mobile US's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 23.59
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and T-Mobile US's overall score of 23.59 (as at 12/31/2018) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 46th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like T-Mobile US is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
T-Mobile US's environmental score
Environmental score: 2.66/100
T-Mobile US's environmental score of 2.66 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that T-Mobile US is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
T-Mobile US's social score
Social score: 12.6/100
T-Mobile US's social score of 12.6 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that T-Mobile US is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
T-Mobile US's governance score
Governance score: 7.82/100
T-Mobile US's governance score puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that T-Mobile US is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
T-Mobile US's controversy score
Controversy score: 3/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. T-Mobile US scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that T-Mobile US hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||23.59|
|Total ESG percentile||45.54|
|Environmental score percentile||1|
|Social score percentile||1|
|Governance score percentile||1|
|Level of controversy||3|
T-Mobile US share dividends
We're not expecting T-Mobile US to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have T-Mobile US's shares ever split?
T-Mobile US's shares were split on a 1:2 basis on 30 April 2013. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your T-Mobile US shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 100% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for T-Mobile US shares which in turn could have impacted T-Mobile US's share price.
T-Mobile US share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, T-Mobile US's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$85.81 up to US$135.54. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while T-Mobile US's is 0.5725. This would suggest that T-Mobile US's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
T-Mobile US overview
T-Mobile US, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides mobile communications services in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands. The company offers voice, messaging, and data services to 102.1 million customers in the postpaid, prepaid, and wholesale markets. It also provides wireless devices, including smartphones, wearables, and tablets and other mobile communication devices, as well as wireless devices and accessories. In addition, the company offers services, devices, and accessories under the T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile brands through its owned and operated retail stores, app and customer care channels, and its websites. It also sells its devices to dealers and other third party distributors for resale through independent third-party retail outlets and various third-party websites. As of December 31, 2020, it operated approximately 108,000 macro towers and 69,000 small cell/distributed antenna system sites; and approximately 3,400 T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile retail locations, including stores and kiosks. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.
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