What America Movil Investors Should Keep in Mind

More and more people are talking about America Movil over the last few weeks. Is it worth buying the Communication Equipment stock at a price of $17.18? Only time will tell. The information below will give you a basic idea of what this investment may entail:

  • America Movil has moved -14.3% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 21.5%

  • AMX has an average analyst rating of buy and is -14.4% away from its mean target price of $20.07 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $1.5

  • America Movil has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 11.5 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $1.56 and its forward P/E ratio is 11.0

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.94 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • America Movil is part of the Telecommunications sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 23.78 and an average P/B of 3.46

  • AMX has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of -89.3% and gross profit margins of 0.6%

  • The company has a free cash flow of $68.72 Billion, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V. provides telecommunications services in Latin America and internationally. The company offers wireless and fixed voice services, including airtime, local, domestic, and international long-distance services; and network interconnection services. It also provides data services, such as data centers, data administration, and hosting services to residential and corporate clients; value-added services, including Internet access, messaging and other wireless entertainment, and corporate services; data transmission, email services, instant messaging, content streaming, and interactive applications; and wireless security services, mobile payment solutions, machine-to-machine services, mobile banking, virtual private network services, and video calls and personal communications services. In addition, the company offers residential broadband services; IT solutions to small businesses and large corporations; and cable and satellite television subscriptions. Further, it sells equipment, accessories, and computers; and offers telephone directories, wireless security, call center, advertising, media, and software development services. Additionally, the company provides video, audio, and other media content through the Internet directly from the content provider to the end user. It sells its products and services under the Telcel, Telmex Infinitum, and A1 brands through a network of retailers and service centers to retail customers; and through sales force to corporate customers. América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V. was incorporated in 2000 and is based in Mexico City, Mexico.

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