AT&T’s Dividend: The Impact Of Eliminating It Altogether


  • AT&T Inc. has over $130 billion in debt.
  • Higher for longer interest rates are going to wreak havoc in interest expense.
  • When considering the dividend, management forecasted $16 billion in free cash flow, but half of this goes to the dividend.
  • AT&T could actually increase the dividend, but it could fast-track itself to being debt free by eliminating it altogether.

Good bye debt

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After a bombshell dividend cut from one of our core long-term holdings in Intel Corporation (INTC), we have started to take a look at our long-term holdings where dividends have been rumored to be

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