Telstra Corp Ltd (ASX: TLS) Share Price and News





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Market Cap $45.60 billion
P/E Ratio 31.95
Dividend Yield 2.80%
Shares Outstanding 11.60 billion
Earnings per share 0.123
Dividend per share 0.12
Year To Date Return -4.07%
Earnings Yield 3.13%
Franking 100%
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Telstra Corp Ltd (ASX: TLS)
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Frequently Asked Questions

The Australian government sold the first tranche of its Telstra shares in November 1997. At the time, these were sold publicly at a price of $3.30 to retail investors and $3.40 per share to institutional investors.

Subject to board approval, Telstra pays an interim dividend in March and a final dividend in September. The company has also included a special cash payment with its dividend distributions every year since September 2019.

Yes, Telstra offers a dividend reinvestment plan (DRP) as an alternative to receiving cash dividends on its ordinary shares.

Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
02 Mar 2022 $0.0200 100.00% Special Cash 01 Apr 2022
02 Mar 2022 $0.0600 100.00% Interim 01 Apr 2022
25 Aug 2021 $0.0300 100.00% Special Cash 23 Sep 2021
25 Aug 2021 $0.0500 100.00% Final 23 Sep 2021
24 Feb 2021 $0.0300 100.00% Special Cash 26 Mar 2021
24 Feb 2021 $0.0500 100.00% Interim 26 Mar 2021
26 Aug 2020 $0.0300 100.00% Special Cash 24 Sep 2020
26 Aug 2020 $0.0500 100.00% Final 24 Sep 2020
26 Feb 2020 $0.0300 100.00% Special Cash 27 Mar 2020
26 Feb 2020 $0.0500 100.00% Interim 27 Mar 2020
28 Aug 2019 $0.0300 100.00% Special Cash 26 Sep 2019
28 Aug 2019 $0.0500 100.00% Final 26 Sep 2019
27 Feb 2019 $0.0300 100.00% 29 Mar 2019
27 Feb 2019 $0.0500 100.00% Interim 29 Mar 2019
29 Aug 2018 $0.0350 100.00% 27 Sep 2018
29 Aug 2018 $0.0750 100.00% Final 27 Sep 2018
28 Feb 2018 $0.0350 100.00% Special 29 Mar 2018
28 Feb 2018 $0.0750 100.00% Interim 29 Mar 2018
30 Aug 2017 $0.1550 100.00% Final 28 Sep 2017
01 Mar 2017 $0.1550 100.00% Interim 31 Mar 2017
24 Aug 2016 $0.1550 100.00% Final 23 Sep 2016
01 Mar 2016 $0.1550 100.00% Interim 01 Apr 2016
25 Aug 2015 $0.1550 100.00% 25 Sep 2015
25 Feb 2015 $0.1500 100.00% 27 Mar 2015
27 Aug 2014 $0.1500 100.00% 26 Sep 2014

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About Telstra Corp Ltd

Telstra Corporation Ltd (ASX: TLS) is Australia’s largest and longest-running provider of telecommunications and information products and services. Telstra provides around 18.3 million retail mobile services, 3.7 million retail fixed bundles and standalone data services and 1.4 million retail fixed standalone voice services within Australia.

As one of the largest listed companies on the ASX, the telecommunications and information service provider also has a presence in 20 countries around the globe.

TLS Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
17 May 2022 $3.93 $0.00 0.00% 18,524,587 $3.92 $3.98 $3.91
16 May 2022 $3.93 $0.00 0.00% 28,495,533 $3.94 $3.95 $3.91
13 May 2022 $3.93 $0.06 1.55% 27,279,143 $3.92 $3.97 $3.92
12 May 2022 $3.87 $-0.04 -1.02% 28,030,705 $3.92 $3.92 $3.86
11 May 2022 $3.91 $-0.02 -0.51% 31,232,746 $3.91 $3.95 $3.88
10 May 2022 $3.93 $-0.05 -1.26% 28,298,704 $3.96 $3.96 $3.90
09 May 2022 $3.98 $0.01 0.25% 23,237,768 $4.00 $4.00 $3.95
06 May 2022 $3.97 $-0.03 -0.75% 24,057,547 $3.98 $4.00 $3.95
05 May 2022 $4.00 $0.01 0.25% 18,293,916 $4.00 $4.02 $3.99
04 May 2022 $3.99 $0.01 0.25% 15,995,288 $3.98 $4.00 $3.97
03 May 2022 $3.98 $-0.01 -0.25% 18,474,128 $3.99 $4.00 $3.96
02 May 2022 $3.99 $-0.05 -1.24% 18,730,094 $3.97 $4.01 $3.97
29 Apr 2022 $4.04 $0.07 1.76% 26,055,250 $3.98 $4.04 $3.97
28 Apr 2022 $3.97 $-0.01 -0.25% 20,324,363 $3.96 $3.99 $3.95
27 Apr 2022 $3.98 $-0.02 -0.50% 16,576,293 $3.98 $4.00 $3.96
26 Apr 2022 $4.00 $-0.05 -1.23% 24,426,327 $4.01 $4.03 $3.99
22 Apr 2022 $4.05 $0.01 0.25% 22,844,256 $4.05 $4.05 $4.01
21 Apr 2022 $4.04 $0.01 0.25% 20,731,067 $4.06 $4.06 $4.02
20 Apr 2022 $4.03 $0.00 0.00% 26,178,164 $4.05 $4.06 $4.01

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
10 Nov 2021 Bridget Loudon Buy 2 $9,812
On-market trade.
08 Nov 2021 Andrew Penn Issued 404 $1,605,523
Director remuneration.
08 Nov 2021 Andrew Penn Issued 462 $1,834,886
Director remuneration. 16,63,430 - Performance Rights
28 Oct 2021 John Mullen Transfer 26 $102,543
Off-market transfer. Assuming 26,159 indirect shares transferred to direct shares
28 Oct 2021 John Mullen Buy 25 $98,000
On-market trade.
28 Oct 2021 John Mullen Transfer 26 $102,543
Off-market transfer. Assuming 26,159 indirect shares transferred to direct shares
13 Aug 2021 Andrew Penn Expiry 191 $759,436
As advised by the company. 1,201,242 - Performance Rights
Lapsing of 191,777 Performance Rights

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Dr Nora Lia Scheinkestel Non-Executive Director Aug 2010
Dr Scheinkestel has more than 25 years of experience as a nonexecutive Chairman and Director of companies in a wide range of industry sectors including the public, government and private sectors. Dr Scheinkestel has a long track record in highly regulated sectors such as infrastructure and financial services and in industries facing significant disruption from technology and market changes. Dr Scheinkestel is a former banking executive and has significant experience in international and project financing. She has extensive financial and risk management expertise, which includes having chaired the audit and risk committees of a number of listed companies. She is a published author, has worked as an Associate Professor in the Melbourne Business School at Melbourne University and a former member of the Takeovers Panel. Currently, She is Director of AusNet Services Ltd (from 2016), Brambles Limited (from 2020), Westpac Banking Corporation (from 2021). Former - Director, Atlas Arteria Limited (2014-2020), Atlas Arteria International Limited (2015) and OceanaGold Corporation (2018-2019). She is Member of Risk and People Committee.
Mr Craig William Dunn Non-Executive Director Apr 2016
Mr Dunn more than 20 years of experience in financial services, pan-Asian business activities and strategic advice for government and major companies. Craig was Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of AMP from 2008 to 2013 and held various roles at AMP in a 13-year career including Managing Director of AMP Financial Services, Managing Director for AMP Bank and head of Corporate Strategy and M&A. Previously he was at Colonial Mutual Group from 1991 to 2000, including Managing Director for EON CMB Life Insurance in Malaysia and senior roles in Group Strategy, M&A and Finance. He has also served as a member of the Federal Governments' Financial System Inquiry in 2014 and the Consumer and Financial Literacy Taskforce. Currently, He is Director of Westpac (from 2015) and Lion Pty Limited and Lion Global Craft Beverages Pty Limited (from 2021). He is Chairman of the Risk Committee.
Mr John Patrick Mullen Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Jul 2008
Mr Mullen has experience in international transportation and logistics, with more than two decades in senior positions with some of the world's largest transport and infrastructure companies. He has lived or worked in 13 countries over this time. From 2011 to 2017 John was Chief Executive Officer of Asciano, Australia's largest ports and rail operator. Prior to this, John spent 15 years with DHL Express, serving as the global Chief Executive Officer from 2005 to 2009. Prior to DHL, John spent ten years with the TNT Group, with four years from 1991 to 1994 as Chief Executive Officer of TNT Express Worldwide based in the Netherlands. Currently, He is Chairman of Brambles Limited (Joined 2019, Chair from 2020) and Director, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P (from 2021 and previously 2017-2020).
Mr Andrew Richard Penn Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director May 2015
Mr Penn has had a career spanning 40 years across 3 different industries telecommunications, financial services and shipping. He joined Telstra in 2012 as Chief Financial Officer. In 2014 he took on the additional responsibilities as Group Executive International. Prior to Telstra, Andy spent 23 years with the AXA Group, one of the world's largest insurance and investment groups. His time at AXA included the roles of Chief Executive Officer 2006-2011 AXA Asia Pacific Holdings, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Asia and Chief Executive Australia and New Zealand. At AXA, Andy was instrumental in building one of the most successful Asian businesses by an Australian company that was sold to its parent in 2011 for more than A$10bn. Currently he is Member of the Council of Trustees of the National Gallery of Victoria; Board Director of the Groupe Speciale Mobile Association (GSMA) (from 2018), Chairman of the Australian Government's Cyber Security Industry Advisory Committee; Patron, on behalf of Telstra, of the National and Torres Straights Islanders Arts Awards (NATSIAA), Life Governor of Very Special Kids (from 2003) and an Ambassador for the Amy Gillet Foundation. He serves on the advisory boards of both The Big Issue Homes for Homes and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Ms Elana Rubin Non-Executive Director Feb 2020
Ms Rubin has more than 20 years Board experience across the financial service sector, including superannuation and funds management as well as the property, infrastructure and government sectors. Her executive career spanned industrial relations, social and economic policy and superannuation. She is adept at working in consumer facing organisations with a strong customer focus and can balance commercial interests with the complex requirements of regulated sectors. She has strong risk management and regulatory experience, having worked in highly regulated sectors including as Chair of AustralianSuper, one of Australia's largest and innovative super funds, and Chair of Victorian WorkCover Authority, a highly regarded regulator and personal injury insurer. Currently, She is Chair of Afterpay Limited (Joined 2017, Chair from 2020). Acting Chair, Slater and Gordon Limited (from 1 August 2021 for an expected period of a few months, Director from 2018). Former - Director, Mirvac Limited (2010-2019). She is Member of People Committee.
Mr Roy H Chestnutt Non-Executive Director May 2018
Mr Chestnutt has more than 30 years of direct telecommunications experience. Most recently he was Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer for Verizon Communications and has held leadership positions with other leading firms including Motorola, Grande Communications, Sprint-Nextel and AirTouch. Roy's last six years with Verizon, included almost five as head of strategy responsible for the development and implementation of Verizon's overall corporate strategy, including business development, joint ventures, strategic investments, acquisitions and divestitures. He has been a Director for international industry association GSMA and is a former chair of the Chief Strategy Officers Group including 25 global strategists from the world's leading wireless carriers. Currently, He is Director of Digital Turbine Inc (from 2018). Board ofAdvisors, Accenture Luminary (from 2021). Former - Director, Saudi Telecom (2018-2021) and Boingo Wireless, Inc (2019-2021). He is a member of Risk Committee.
Mr Niek Jan van Damme Non-Executive Director Oct 2018
Mr Damme has almost 20 years direct telecommunications experience, with the first part of his career focusing on brand and category management in a range of businesses including consumer goods and retail. Most recently he was a member of the Deutsche Telekom Board of Management, where he was responsible for fixed line and mobile communications in Germany. Niek Jan has held leadership
positions with other leading firms including Ben Nederland, later T-Mobile Netherlands, a challenger mobile brand, where he was the Chairman of the Managing Board. At Deutsche Telekom he led the merger of mobile and fixed line business, laying the foundation for making Deutsche Telekom the leading operator in converged services. He also led a major network modernisation program with the establishment of a new IP core, and high 4G network investments. He is Member of People committee.
Mr Eelco Blok Non-Executive Director Feb 2019
Mr Blok has almost 35 years of telecommunications experience at Dutch-based landline and mobile telecommunications company, KPN, where he was CEO for seven years until April 2018. He started his career in Finance at KPN before becoming responsible for several businesses including Carrier Services, Corporate Networks and Network Operations. In 2006 he was appointed a member of the KPN Board of Management, where he was consecutively responsible for the Fixed Division, Business Market Wholesale Operations and Mobile International. He was appointed CEO in April 2011. From 2011 to 2017 Eelco was co-chairman of the Dutch National Cyber Security Council an advisory body of the Dutch government. He was also a Director for the international association GSMA from 2017 to April 2018. Currently he is Member of the Supervisory Board of Signify NV (from 2017). Director, OTE Group (from 2019). Former - Member of the Supervisory Board of Post NL (2017-2021). Member of the Supervisory Boards of Koninklijke VolkerWessels N.V (from 2019) and Fairphone (from 2020). Advisor, Reggeborgh Groep BV (from 2018).
Ms Bridget Loudon Non-Executive Director Aug 2020
Ms Loudon is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Expert360. Expert360 is a talent platform to connect project managers, data analysts and developers. Prior to founding Expert360 in 2013, Bridget worked as a management consultant for Bain & Co in Sydney. At Bain, Bridget was part of teams that advised ASX 50 leaders on strategy and transformation across a range of industries such as Retail, Consumer, Mining and Education.
Ms Sue Laver Company Secretary Feb 2018
Brendon Riley CEO Telstra InfraCo
Vicki Brady Chief Financial Officer and Group Executive Strategy & Finance
Sue Laver Company Secretary
Michael Ackland Group Executive Consumer & Small Business
David Burns Group Executive Enterprise
Dean Salter Group Executive Global Business Services
Nikos Katinakis Group Executive Networks & IT
Kim Krogh Andersen Group Executive Product & Technology
Alex Badenoch Group Executive Transformation Communications & People
Lyndall Stoyles Group General Counsel and Group Executive Sustainability External Affairs & Legal

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 2,537,293,511 21.33%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited 1,364,254,008 11.47%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 1,002,867,181 8.43%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Limited 628,114,475 5.28%
National Nominees Limited 568,047,203 4.78%
Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 54,510,000 0.46%
Argo Investments Limited 46,514,800 0.39%
Netwealth Investments Limited 46,453,651 0.39%
Australian Executor Trustees Limited 27,013,498 0.23%
Navigator Australia Ltd 23,330,875 0.20%
Telstra Growthshare Pty Ltd 18,385,268 0.15%
Nulis Nominees (Australia) Limited 16,743,032 0.14%
UBS Nominees Pty Ltd 16,619,452 0.14%
Amp Life Limited 16,444,683 0.14%
Milton Corporation Limited 15,236,961 0.13%
Mccusker Holdings Pty Ltd 12,050,000 0.10%
Ecapital Nominees Pty Limited 11,008,836 0.09%
Buttonwood Nominees Pty Ltd 10,287,255 0.09%
Bki Investment Company Limited 8,524,451 0.07%
The Senior Master Of The Supreme Court 8,494,630 0.07%