Telstra Corp. (OTCMKTS:TLSYY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday.

According to Zacks, “Telstra is Australia’s principal telecommunications company, one of Australia’s largest corporations and one of the best-known brands in the country. Telstra’s fixed telephone network extends across the nation, serving virtually all homes and a substantial majority of Australian businesses. Its mobile networks cover the area in which 91% of Australia’s population lives. “

Shares of Telstra Corp. (OTCMKTS:TLSYY) opened at 18.06 on Friday. Telstra Corp. has a 52-week low of $17.60 and a 52-week high of $22.04. The firm has a market cap of $44.09 billion, a P/E ratio of 10.03 and a beta of 0.68. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $19.01 and its 200-day moving average is $20.15.

About Telstra Corp.

Telstra Corporation Limited (Telstra) is a telecommunications and technology company. Its principal activity is to provide telecommunications and information services for domestic and international customers. The Company operates through four segments. The Telstra Retail segment provides telecommunication products, services and solutions across mobiles, fixed and mobile broadband, telephony and Pay television/Internet Protocol television and digital content.

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