TELUS Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:TU)

About TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)

TELUS Corporation 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: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $21.19392 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 594,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $36.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $34.82
  • 52 Week Range: $30.31 - $36.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.76
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.72
  • P/E Growth: 3.97
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $10.66 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.99
  • Book Value: $11.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.07
  • Annual Dividend: $1.58
  • Dividend Yield: 4.4%
  • EBITDA: $3.37 billion
  • Net Margins: 9.55%
  • Return on Equity: 18.75%
  • Return on Assets: 5.44%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.46%
  • Current Ratio: 0.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
  • Average Volume: 378,385 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Short Ratio: 10.87

Frequently Asked Questions for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)

What is TELUS Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

TELUS Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 11th. Investors of record on Friday, September 8th will be given a dividend of $0.3884 per share on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $1.55 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. View TELUS Corporation's Dividend History.

How were TELUS Corporation's earnings last quarter?

TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) announced its earnings results on Friday, August, 11th. The company reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.05. The company earned $3.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.26 billion. TELUS Corporation had a net margin of 9.55% and a return on equity of 18.75%. The company's revenue was up 4.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.70 EPS. View TELUS Corporation's Earnings History.

When will TELUS Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

TELUS Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for TELUS Corporation.

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

5 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for TELUS Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect TELUS Corporation's stock price to reach $45.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for TELUS Corporation.

Who are some of TELUS Corporation's key competitors?

Who are TELUS Corporation's key executives?

TELUS Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard H. Auchinleck, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Darren Entwistle, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Doug French, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Sandy McIntosh, Executive Vice President, People and Culture and Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Phil Bates, Executive Vice President - Business Transformation and Operations
  • Josh Andrew Blair, Chief Corporate Officer and Executive Vice President-TELUS Health, President, Business Solutions West and Chair-TELUS International
  • David Fuller, Executive Vice President and President, TELUS Consumer and Small Business Solutions
  • Tony Geheran, Executive Vice President and President, Broadband Networks
  • Francois Gratton, Executive Vice President, TELUS Partner Solutions and President, Business Solutions East and TELUS Québec
  • Monique Mercier, Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, and Chief Legal and Governance Officer

Who owns TELUS Corporation stock?

TELUS Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include APG Asset Management N.V. (0.43%), Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc. (0.37%), Shell Asset Management Co. (0.07%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.01%) and Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for TELUS Corporation.

Who sold TELUS Corporation stock? Who is selling TELUS Corporation stock?

TELUS Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shell Asset Management Co. and Douglas Lane & Associates LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for TELUS Corporation.

Who bought TELUS Corporation stock? Who is buying TELUS Corporation stock?

TELUS Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., APG Asset Management N.V. and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for TELUS Corporation.

How do I buy TELUS Corporation stock?

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

What is TELUS Corporation's stock price today?

One share of TELUS Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.68.

MarketBeat Community Rating for TELUS Corporation (NYSE TU)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  230 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  233 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  463
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about TELUS Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $45.00 (26.12% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Price Target History for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Analysts' Ratings History for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/14/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$38.00 -> $41.00LowView Rating Details
8/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$46.00 -> $47.00LowView Rating Details
5/8/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$47.00LowView Rating Details
4/5/2017CIBCUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector OutperformMediumView Rating Details
2/7/2017National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/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, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Earnings by Quarter for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Earnings History by Quarter for TELUS Corporation (NYSE TU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2017$0.54N/AView Earnings Details
8/11/20176/30/2017$0.56$0.51$3.26 billion$3.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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)


Earnings Estimates for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.12
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.48$0.55$0.52
Q2 20173$0.50$0.59$0.56
Q3 20171$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q4 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Most Recent Dividend:10/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.58
Dividend Yield:4.43%
Dividend Growth:1.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:100.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
74.88% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
69.60% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)

Dividend History by Quarter for TELUS Corporation (NYSE TU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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TELUS Corporation (TU) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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