3. As of noon trading, Telefonica ( TEF) is down $0.22 (-1.5%) to $14.16 on light volume Thus far, 576,391 shares of Telefonica exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $14.16-$14.29 after having opened the day at $14.24 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $14.38.

Telefonica, S.A. provides fixed and mobile communication services primarily in Europe and Latin America. Telefonica has a market cap of $65.5 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 6.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Telefonica as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Telefonica Ratings Report now.

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