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Financial results

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

Continuing Operations 2018 $m 2017
$m
2016
$m
20151
$m
2014
$m
Total income (excluding finance income) 29,042 28,205
27,050
26,112
26,296
EBITDA2 10,121 10,679
10,465
10,533
11,135
EBIT3 5,651 6,238
6,310
6,559
7,185
Profit for the period from continuing operations 3,529 3,874 3,832
4,114
4,549
Profit/(loss) for the period from discontinued operations4 - - 2,017
191 (204)
Profit for the period from continuing and discontinued operations 3,529 3,874
5,849
4,305 4,345
Dividends declared per share (cents) 22.0 31.0 31.0
30.5
29.5
Total assets 42,870 42,133
43,286 40,445
39,360
Gross debt 15,368 16,218
16,009
14,962
16,048
Net debt 14,739 15,280
12,459
13,566
10,521
Total equity 15,014 14,560
15,907
14,510
13,960
Capital expenditure5 4,717 4,606 4,045
3,589 3,661
Free cashflow from continuing and discontinued operations 4,695 3,496
5,926
2,619 7,483
Earnings per share from continuing and discontinued operations (cents) 30.0 32.5
47.4
34.5
34.4
Dividend payout ratio (%)6 73 95 65
88 86
  1. Represented the Autohome Group being classified as a discontinued operation.
  2. 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.
  3. EBITDA less depreciation and amortisation.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Dividend payout ratio from continuing and discontinued operations. Dividend payout ratio from continuing operations FY16: 98%.
151
151
2018

Full Year Results

Interview with our CEO on our FY18 results.

 

Our Full Year Results was webcast via livestream on 16 August 2018.

 

Half Year Results

Interview with our CEO on our HY18 results.

 

Our Half Year Results was webcast via livestream on 15 February 2018.

Full Year Results

Interview with our CEO on our FY17 results.

Our Full Year Results were announced on 17 August 2017. The results and other supporting material are available below.

 

 

Half Year Results

Our Half Year Results were announced on 16 February 2017.

Full Year Results

Our Full Year Results were announced on 11 August 2016 at 9:15am AEST.

 

Half Year Results

 

Full Year Results

On 13 August 2015, we announced our Full Year Results for the period ended 30 June 2015 to the market.

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