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: Telecommunications Services
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.telus.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $21.52 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 594,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $34.21
  • 52 Week Range: $30.31 - $36.94
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.83
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.35
  • P/E Growth: 3.74
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $10.35 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.08
  • Book Value: $11.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.21
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.58
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.27 billion
  • Net Margins: 11.84%
  • Return on Equity: 18.43%
  • Return on Assets: 5.38%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.46%
  • Current Ratio: 0.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 429,683 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Short Ratio: 10.87
 

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 Friday, August 11th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.3884 per share on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $1.55 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. View TELUS's Dividend History.

How were TELUS's earnings last quarter?

TELUS Co. (NYSE:TU) announced its earnings results on Friday, August, 11th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.05. The firm earned $3.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.26 billion. TELUS had a return on equity of 18.43% and a net margin of 11.84%. TELUS's revenue was up 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.70 EPS. View TELUS's Earnings History.

When will TELUS make its next earnings announcement?

TELUS is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for TELUS.

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

5 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for TELUS's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate TELUS's share price to reach $45.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for TELUS.

Who are some of TELUS's key competitors?

Who are TELUS's key executives?

TELUS'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 stock?

TELUS's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include TD Asset Management Inc. (4.27%), FMR LLC (3.67%), Capital Research Global Investors (2.29%), Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (1.96%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (1.81%) and Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.72%). 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Intact Investment Management Inc., Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership and UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.. 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 Franklin Resources Inc., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Fiera Capital Corp, Swiss National Bank, Highstreet Asset Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., TD Asset Management Inc. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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.

What is TELUS's stock price today?

One share of TELUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.23.


MarketBeat Community Rating for TELUS (NYSE TU)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  219 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  219 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  438
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about TELUS 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 (NYSE:TU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $45.00 (24.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
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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 9/20/2015 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
11/3/2017        
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for TELUS (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)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for TELUS (NYSE:TU)
Next Dividend:10/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.58
Dividend Yield:4.36%
Dividend Growth:1.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:100.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
71.82% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
66.95% (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
8/11/2017quarterly$0.394.39%9/7/20179/8/201710/2/2017
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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businesswire.com logoGSMA Announces More Than 21,000 Attendees Visited Inaugural “Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA”
www.businesswire.com - September 15 at 10:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 3:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Review: TELUS Corporation (TU) and its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to TELUS Corp. : September 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) & Neustar (NSR) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 12:28 AM
nasdaq.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 07, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 8 at 3:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Magic Software Enterprises, Extreme Networks, Entegris, Just Energy Group and TELUS
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 11:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing TELUS Corporation (TU) & IDT Corporation (IDT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 2:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: TELUS’ Revenue Gained 3.9%; ARPU Grew for 27 Consecutive Quarters
finance.yahoo.com - August 28 at 7:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) vs. Telecom Argentina Stet - France Telecom (TEO) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVerizon Communications (VZ) versus TELUS Corporation (TU) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 2:16 AM
fool.ca logoTelus Corporation: Trouble in Paradise? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 23 at 12:59 PM
bizjournals.com logoCompany that employs hundreds in Folsom is acquired
www.bizjournals.com - August 21 at 4:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Contrast: TELUS Corporation (TU) and Altice USA (ATUS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 12:30 PM
fool.ca logoTelus Corporation Results: Does the Miss Really Matter? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 19 at 8:30 AM
zacks.com logoHere's Why Your Portfolio Should Have TELUS (TU) Stock Now
www.zacks.com - August 18 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS Corp. :TU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 8:11 AM
streetinsider.com logoTelus International (TU) Announces Acquisition of Voxpro - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 17 at 8:38 AM
fool.ca logoIs Telus Corporation a Buy After its Q2 Earnings?
www.fool.ca - August 16 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCormark Research Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for TELUS Corporation (TU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for TELUS Corporation (TU) Lifted by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 6:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Price Target Raised to $41.00 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 5:30 PM
nasdaq.com logoTELUS (TU) Lets Down in Q2, Misses on Earnings & Revenues - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 14 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Market News For August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 3:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBMO Capital Markets Raises TELUS Corporation (TU) Price Target to $47.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 11:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Lowered to "Buy" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 7:54 AM
nasdaq.com logoShould You Sell TELUS (TU) Before Earnings? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 11 at 8:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.39 (NYSE:TU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 6:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.56 Earnings Per Share Expected for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 5:10 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Telus Corporation Is Down Over 1%
www.fool.ca - August 11 at 3:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTelus -0.9% as Q2 profits decline and miss expectations
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 3:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX falls, Telus weighs after profit miss
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 3:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX dragged lower by financials group, telecoms company Telus
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 3:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 12:24 PM
fool.ca logoRetirees: What Should You Do With Your High-Yield Stocks as Interest Rates Rise?
www.fool.ca - August 11 at 9:04 AM
rttnews.com logoTELUS Corp Q2 Income Retreats 3%
www.rttnews.com - August 11 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS reports strong results for second quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTELUS Corporation: Notice of Cash Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's Telus posts 8.9 pct fall in quarterly profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's Telus posts smaller-than-expected quarterly profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTelus misses Street 2Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Telus Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:03 AM
nasdaq.com logoWhy TELUS is a Top 10 SAFE International Dividend Stock (TU) - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 9:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoWhy TELUS is a Top 10 SAFE International Dividend Stock (TU) - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 9:02 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTelus Is The Ultimate Dividend Growth Machine - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 9:02 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTelus Is The Ultimate Dividend Growth Machine - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 9:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoTELUS (TU) to Report Q2 Earnings: Is A Beat in the Cards? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 8 at 7:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Upgrades TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) to Strong-Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 10:22 AM

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