TELUS Company Profile (NYSE:TU)

About TELUS (NYSE:TU)

TELUS logoTELUS Corporation (TELUS) is a telecommunications company. The Company provides a range of telecommunications services and products, including wireless and wireline voice and data. Its data services include Internet protocol (IP), television (TV), hosting, managed information technology and cloud-based services, and certain healthcare solutions. The Company operates through two business segments: Wireless segment and Wireline segment. Its wireless and wireline businesses are primarily operated through TELUS Communications Company (TCC). The Company offers business services, including healthcare, across wireless and wireline are supported through TELUS sales representatives, product specialists, independent dealers and online self-serve applications for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Its business process outsourcing services are supported through sales representatives and client relationship management teams.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Wireless Communications
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.telus.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $20.16 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 591,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $33.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $32.59
  • 52 Week Range: $30.31 - $34.28
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.87
  • P/E Growth: 4.76
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $9.41 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.14
  • Book Value: $10.09 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.38
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.43
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.07 billion
  • Net Margins: 9.58%
  • Return on Equity: 19.03%
  • Return on Assets: 5.61%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.40%
  • Current Ratio: 0.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.51%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 394,915 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Short Ratio: 12.21
 

Frequently Asked Questions for TELUS (NYSE:TU)

What is TELUS's stock symbol?

TELUS trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TU."

How often does TELUS pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TELUS?

TELUS announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 11th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.4925 per share on Tuesday, July 4th. This represents a $1.97 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is a boost from TELUS's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. View TELUS's Dividend History.

How were TELUS's earnings last quarter?

TELUS Co. (NYSE:TU) posted its earnings results on Friday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $3.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.19 billion. TELUS had a return on equity of 19.03% and a net margin of 9.58%. TELUS's revenue for the quarter was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.66 EPS. View TELUS's Earnings History.

Where is TELUS's stock going? Where will TELUS's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for TELUS's shares. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate TELUS's share price to reach $42.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for TELUS.

Who are some of TELUS's key competitors?

Who owns TELUS stock?

TELUS's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include TD Asset Management Inc. (4.20%), FMR LLC (3.63%), Bank of Montreal Can (3.45%), Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (1.98%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.76%) and Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (1.58%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for TELUS.

Who sold TELUS stock? Who is selling TELUS stock?

TELUS's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Swiss National Bank, Citadel Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, TD Asset Management Inc., AGF Investments Inc. and Bank of Nova Scotia. View Insider Buying and Selling for TELUS.

Who bought TELUS stock? Who is buying TELUS stock?

TELUS's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Bank of America Corp DE, Vanguard Group Inc., Sentry Investments Corp., Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. and Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for TELUS.

How do I buy TELUS stock?

Shares of TELUS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of TELUS stock cost?

One share of TELUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.12.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for TELUS (NYSE:TU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $42.50 (24.56% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/8/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$47.00LowView Rating Details
4/5/2017CIBCUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector OutperformMediumView Rating Details
2/16/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$36.00 -> $38.00N/AView Rating Details
2/7/2017National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
3/23/2016TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/15/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingOutperform$43.00 -> $41.00N/AView Rating Details
1/26/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/18/2015ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/17/2015Howard WeilDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/17/2015Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$47.00 -> $41.00N/AView Rating Details
12/4/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
Earnings by Quarter for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
Earnings History by Quarter for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017Q416$0.44$0.40$3.22 billion$3.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2016Q216$0.69$0.70$3.19 billion$3.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1 16$0.71$0.64$3.11 billion$3.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016$0.55$0.54$3.25 billion$3.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.35$0.50$3.16 million$3.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.66$0.54$3.10 billion$3.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015$0.54$0.58$3.02 billion$3.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q4$0.52$0.51$3.11 billion$3.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q413$0.61$0.64$3.03 billion$3.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2$0.54$0.58$2.96 billion$2.95 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.56$0.57$2.60 billion$2.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q4$0.43$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q313$0.54$0.56$2.90 billion$2.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q113$0.54$0.56$2.78 billion$2.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2013Q412$0.86$0.89$2.82 billion$2.85 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.95
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.48$0.55$0.52
Q2 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q3 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q4 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
Next Dividend:7/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.43
Dividend Yield:4.19%
Dividend Growth:1.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:91.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
71.86% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
66.51% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for TELUS (NYSE:TU)

Dividend History by Quarter for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/11/2017quarterly$0.494.3%6/7/20176/9/20177/4/2017
2/10/2017quarterly$0.374.45%3/8/20173/10/20174/3/2017
11/4/2016quarterly$0.484.53%12/7/201612/9/20161/3/2017
8/5/2016quarterly$0.354.25%9/7/20169/9/201610/3/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.464.75%6/8/20166/10/20167/4/2016
2/12/2016quarterly$0.324.44%3/9/20163/11/20164/1/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.444.31%12/9/201512/11/20151/4/2016
8/10/2015quarterly$0.323.78%9/8/20159/10/201510/1/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.353.98%6/8/20156/10/20157/2/2015
2/13/2015quarterly$0.323.68%3/9/20153/11/20154/1/2015
11/6/2014quarterly$0.363.97%12/9/201412/11/20141/2/2015
8/7/2014$0.359/8/20149/10/201410/1/2014
5/9/2014quarterly$0.353.81%6/6/20146/10/20147/2/2014
2/13/2014quarterly$0.333.84%3/7/20143/11/20144/1/2014
11/8/2013$0.3412/9/201312/11/20131/2/2014
11/11/2013quarterly$0.353.93%12/9/201312/11/20131/2/2014
8/9/2013quarterly$0.334.37%9/6/20139/10/201310/1/2013
5/10/2013quarterly$0.343.64%6/6/20136/10/20137/2/2013
2/19/2013quarterly$0.643.73%3/7/20133/11/20134/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
Latest Headlines for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to TELUS Corp. : May 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 7:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 12:46 PM
fool.ca logo2 Excellent Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold for Decades
www.fool.ca - May 19 at 6:25 PM
fool.ca logo2 Stocks That Just Raised Their Dividends by 2-10%
www.fool.ca - May 15 at 7:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS Corp. :TU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 7:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDesjardins Weighs in on TELUS Co.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (TU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 7:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS (TU) Surpasses Earnings and Revenue Estimates in Q1
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Market News for May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.49 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 2:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Expected to Earn Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.52 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 7:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS reaches $150 billion investment milestone in time for Canada's 150th Birthday
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill TELUS (TU) Disappoint Investors this Earnings Season?
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanaccord Genuity Reiterates "Buy" Rating for TELUS Co. (TU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 11:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. Forecasted to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.48 Per Share (TU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for TELUS Co. Issued By Cormark (TU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 2:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Unlikely to Affect TELUS (TU) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 5:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact TELUS (TU) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 5:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS (TU) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 4:35 PM
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www.fool.ca - April 24 at 9:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS investit 80 millions de dollars dans la grande région de Québec en 2017 et connecte des milliers de foyers et entreprises à la fibre optique
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 9:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS to bring next generation wireless technology and WiFi to Old Port of Montreal
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 11:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 1:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.55 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS (TU) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 2:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS (TU) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.46
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TU-US : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Upgraded by CIBC to "Sector Outperform"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 1:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 1:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 12:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (TU) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 10:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS CORP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 5:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Co. (T) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 3:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS closes US and Canadian debt offerings
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 12:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS announces $1 million in community funding for Manitoba
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 11:21 AM
fool.ca logoRRSP Investors: Should You Buy Telus Corporation or Royal Bank of Canada Today? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - February 23 at 2:35 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo9:28 am Telus and Bell are moving forward under their agreement to have approx. 25% of MTS' postpaid wireless customers assigned to TELUS and to have TELUS assume 13 retail locations in Manitoba for approx. C$300 mln
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 8:14 PM
capitalcube.com logoTELUS Corp. :TU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 10, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 12 at 2:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoTelus Sees Higher Earnings, Revenue In FY17 - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - February 9 at 6:20 AM
rttnews.com logoTELUS Corp Bottom Line Retreats 69% In Q4
www.rttnews.com - February 9 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS reports strong results for fourth quarter 2016 and Announces 2017 financial targets
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's Telus quarterly profit falls 67 pct
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:20 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoTelus upgraded by National Bank Financial
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:11 AM
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www.fool.ca - January 25 at 8:01 AM
fool.ca logoTelus Corporation: Is This Canada's Best Dividend Stock? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - January 11 at 7:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo7:02 am Telus intends to purchase and cancel up to 1,000,000 of its common shares through one or more private agreements with an arm's-length third-party seller
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 4:59 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoTELUS CORPORATION
www.finanznachrichten.de - December 6 at 7:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS invites Montrealers to share in the holiday magic by celebrating the beauty of Montreal
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 3:39 PM

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