Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. (NYSE:NTT) shares gapped up before the market opened on Friday . The stock had previously closed at $43.89, but opened at $44.48. Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. shares last traded at $45.19, with a volume of 62,475 shares trading hands.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $52.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Thursday, August 25th.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $46.85 and a 200-day moving average price of $44.98. The company has a market cap of $92.30 billion and a PE ratio of 12.13.

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