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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $21.05733 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 591,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.34
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.34
  • 52 Week Range: $30.31 - $36.06
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.32
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.86
  • P/E Growth: 4.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $10.05 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.11
  • Book Value: $10.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.33
  • Annual Dividend: $1.46
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
  • EBIDTA: $3.28 billion
  • Net Margins: 9.96%
  • Return on Equity: 19.11%
  • Return on Assets: 5.58%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.51%
  • Current Ratio: 0.63%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.56%
  • Average Volume: 438,775 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Short Ratio: 10.92

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 Thursday, May 11th. Investors 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is a positive change from TELUS Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. 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, 5th. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.01. The business earned $3.15 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.19 billion. TELUS Corporation had a net margin of 9.96% and a return on equity of 19.11%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.66 EPS. View TELUS Corporation's Earnings History.

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

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for TELUS Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect TELUS Corporation's stock price to reach $42.50 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (1.96%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.24%), Hexavest Inc. (0.14%), Nexus Investment Management Inc. (0.10%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (0.07%) and Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.04%). 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 Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., Capstone Asset Management Co., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Clean Yield Group, Aperio Group LLC and Trust Co. of Vermont. 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 Hexavest Inc., Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Perkins Coie Trust Co, Nexus Investment Management Inc., Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co and Creative Planning. 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 $35.92.

MarketBeat Community Rating for TELUS Corporation (NYSE TU)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  185 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  368
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: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $42.50 (18.32% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
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, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 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
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: $1.99
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.48$0.55$0.52
Q2 20172$0.50$0.58$0.54
Q3 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q4 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Most Recent Dividend:7/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.46
Dividend Yield:4.06%
Dividend Growth:1.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:89.02% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
72.28% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
68.54% (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

Insider Trading History for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
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Headline Trends for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
Latest Headlines for TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU)
DateHeadline logoTELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - July 14 at 12:33 PM logoResearch Analysts Offer Predictions for TELUS Corporation's Q2 2017 Earnings (TU) - July 14 at 9:06 AM logoTELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - July 11 at 2:32 PM logoHere's Why Investors Should Hold on to TELUS (TU) Stock - Nasdaq - July 6 at 2:43 PM logo2 Undervalued Stocks With Yields Over 4% - The Motley Fool Canada - July 4 at 7:13 PM logoPensioners: Should You Buy TransCanada Corporation or Telus Corporation Today? - The Motley Fool Canada - July 4 at 7:13 PM logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 4 at 1:06 PM logoHere's Why BCE (BCE) is a Promising Pick Despite Losses - Nasdaq - June 29 at 3:46 PM logoShaw’s 4% Dividend Is Only 1 Reason Why Investors Should Buy - June 27 at 9:24 AM logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub - June 20 at 4:10 PM logoTFSA Investors: 2 Canadian Dividend Stocks to Hold for Decades - The Motley Fool Canada - June 20 at 8:47 AM logoTELUS Corporation (TU) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - June 16 at 10:32 AM logo4 Stocks With Dividend Yields Over 4% - The Motley Fool Canada - June 15 at 3:38 PM logoThis news is Essential: This year's hottest phone is coming to Canada, available only from TELUS - June 15 at 3:38 PM logoTELUS Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TU-US : June 8, 2017 - June 8 at 4:05 PM logoTELUS Corp. : TU-US: Dividend Analysis : June 09th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 8, 2017 - June 8 at 4:05 PM logoETFs with exposure to TELUS Corp. : June 8, 2017 - June 8 at 4:05 PM logoContrasting TELUS (TU) & SK Telecom Co (SKM) - June 7 at 8:50 PM logoCanadian Environment Week: Doing conservation better; Nature Conservancy of Canada gets help from TELUS to improve conservation efforts in all 10 provinces - June 7 at 9:24 AM logoTELUS named to CRN's 2017 Solution Provider 500 list - June 7 at 9:24 AM logoTELUS investing $4.2 billion through 2020 to extend advanced communications infrastructure across Alberta to continue driving growth and innovation for the #Next150 - June 5 at 12:31 PM logoTelus to invest C$4.2 billion in Alberta through 2020 - June 5 at 12:31 PM logoRetirees: 2 Incredibly Reliable High-Yield Dividend Stocks to Buy Today - June 2 at 2:37 AM logoTELUS investing $4.7 billion through 2020 to extend advanced communications infrastructure across British Columbia to continue driving growth and innovation for the #Next150 - May 31 at 11:49 AM logoIs Telus Corporation the Stock Your Portfolio Needs? - May 26 at 7:57 AM logoETFs with exposure to TELUS Corp. : May 23, 2017 - May 23 at 7:46 PM logoTELUS Co. (TU) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 22 at 12:46 PM logo2 Excellent Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold for Decades - May 19 at 6:25 PM logo2 Stocks That Just Raised Their Dividends by 2-10% - May 15 at 7:31 PM logoTELUS Corp. :TU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 7:31 PM logoDesjardins Weighs in on TELUS Co.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (TU) - May 15 at 7:04 AM logoTELUS (TU) Surpasses Earnings and Revenue Estimates in Q1 - May 12 at 3:32 PM logoStock Market News for May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 3:32 PM logoTELUS Co. (TU) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.49 Per Share - May 11 at 2:46 PM logoTELUS Co. (TU) Expected to Earn Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.52 Per Share - May 11 at 7:24 AM logoTELUS reaches $150 billion investment milestone in time for Canada's 150th Birthday - May 9 at 9:56 AM logoWill TELUS (TU) Disappoint Investors this Earnings Season? - May 9 at 9:56 AM logoCanaccord Genuity Reiterates "Buy" Rating for TELUS Co. (TU) - May 8 at 11:43 AM logoTELUS Co. Forecasted to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.48 Per Share (TU) - May 5 at 7:38 AM logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for TELUS Co. Issued By Cormark (TU) - May 4 at 2:58 PM logoTELUS Co. (TU) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - May 4 at 1:52 PM logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Unlikely to Affect TELUS (TU) Share Price - May 2 at 5:26 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact TELUS (TU) Stock Price - April 29 at 5:03 PM logoTELUS (TU) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.21 - April 25 at 4:35 PM logoHow to Make Good Use of Your TFSA - April 24 at 9:50 AM 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 - April 24 at 9:50 AM logoTELUS to bring next generation wireless technology and WiFi to Old Port of Montreal - April 20 at 11:32 AM logoTELUS Co. (TU) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold" - April 18 at 1:30 PM logoTELUS Co. (TU) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.55 Per Share - April 17 at 8:16 PM logoTELUS (TU) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.31 - April 17 at 2:36 PM



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