Financial results

This is a summary of Telstra's last five financial years.

Continuing Operations 2016
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20151
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2014
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20132
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2012
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Total income (excluding finance income) 27,050 26,112 26,296 24,776 25,503
EBITDA3 10,465 10,533 11,135 10,168 10,234
EBIT4 6,310 6,559 7,185 6,090 5,822
Profit for the period from continuing operations 3,832 4,114 4,549 3,640 3,424
Profit/(loss) for the period from discontinued operations5 2,017 191 (204) 151 n/a
Profit for the period from continuing and discontinued operations 5,849 4,305 4,345 3,791 3,424
Dividends declared per share (cents) 31.0 30.5 29.5 28.0 28.0
Total assets 43,286 40,445 39,360 38,527 39,525
Gross debt 16,009 14,962 16,048 15,628 17,222
Net debt 12,459 13,566 10,521 13,149 13,277
Total equity 15,907 14,510 13,960 12,875 11,689
Capital expenditure6 4,045 3,589 3,661 3,689 3,591
Free cashflow from continuing and discontinued operations 5,926 2,619 7,483 5,024 5,197
Earnings per share from continuing and discontinued operations (cents) 47.4 34.5 34.4 30.1 27.5
Dividend payout ratio (%)7 65 88 86 93 102
  1. Represented the Autohome Group being classified as a discontinued operation.
  2. Restated for the retrospective adoption of AASB 119: ‘Employee Entitlements’.
  3. Operating profit before interest, depreciation and amortisation and income tax expense. EBITDA is used as a measure of financial performance by excluding certain variables that affect operating profits but which may not be directly relate to all financial aspects of the operations of the company. EBITDA is not a measure of operating income, operating performance or liquidity under A-IFRS. Other companies may calculate EBITDA in a different manner to us.
  4. EBITDA less depreciation and amortisation.
  5. Profit/(loss) for the year from discontinued operations for FY15 and FY16 included both Sensis and Autohome Group results, while FY14 and FY13 only included Sensis results.
  6. Capex is defined as additions to property, equipment and intangible assets including capital lease additions, excluding expenditure on spectrum, measured on an accrued basis. Excludes externally funded capex.
  7. Dividend payout ratio from continuing and discontinued operations. Dividend payout ratio from continuing operations FY16: 98% (FY15: 91%).
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