3. As of noon trading, AT&T ( T) is down $0.24 (-0.7%) to $33.90 on light volume Thus far, 8.1 million shares of AT&T exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 26.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $33.82-$34.12 after having opened the day at $34.00 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $34.14.

AT&T Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and other providers worldwide. AT&T has a market cap of $193.9 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 12.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate AT&T a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 20 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates AT&T as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full AT&T Ratings Report now.

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